Vermont Flag Site Logo
Find a Soldier Units Battles Cemeteries Descendants Pensions Towns

Whitney, George J.


Age: 28, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, PVT, Co. H, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations


Birth: 1833, Vermont
Death: 04/23/1899

Burial: Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 131830033


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/3/1891, NY; widow Emily E., 6/1/1899, NY
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None


(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)


Copyright notice



Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


George I. Whitney died in Brooklyn Sunday. The remains will be brought to Burlington on the night train Friday. Prayer will be offered at the undertaking rooms of J. W. Roberts on Bank street Saturday morning at 10 o'clock. The interment will be in Elmwood avenue cemetery.

Source: Burlington Free Press, April 27, 1899
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.