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Furniss, James S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 32, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 74th NY INF, 40th NY INF
Service: enl, Staten Island, 7/25/61, m/i, Pvt, MSCN, 74th NY INF Band, 9/5/61, m/o 4/30/62; enl, Yonkers, NY, 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. E, 74th NY INF, tr 9/5/62 to Co. G, 40th NY INF, m/o 6/27/65 (absent in hospital)

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VITALS

Birth: 1829, Norfolk, VA
Death: 01/22/1891

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Section O, Lot 10
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deborah Light
Findagrave Memorial #: 134246087

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/12/1880; widow Hannah, 3/26/1891, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?:
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

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BURIAL:

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Gravestone

Gravestone

Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

DIED

FURNISS. - At his residence, January 22, Mr. James S. Furniss, aged 62 years.

Funeral from his late residence Saturday, January 21, at 2 p.m.

Source: Burlington Free Press, January 23, 1891
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.