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Whitney, William F.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Williston, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/10/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. F, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: 10/27/1842, Williston, VT
Death: 08/29/1917

Burial: East Williston Cemetery, Williston, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 33273865

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/15/1891, VT; widow Zernah F. B., 9/21/1917, VT
Portrait?: 13th History
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

East Williston Cemetery, Williston, VT

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Photo

(Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865)

Biography

WILLIAM F. WHITNEY

Son of Edmund and Esther Flagg Whitney, was born in Williston, Vt.. October 17, 1842. Educated in the common schools and Williston Academy. Enlisted from Williston, September 10, 1862. Mustered into the service October 10, 1862 as a private in Company F, 13th Vt. Vol. Int., and mustered out of the service July 21, 1863. Married Tesuah F. Brownell December 18, 1866, and by this union three children have been born to us, My occupation a farmer. Now reside at Essex Junction, Vt.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 584