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

Austin, William W.


Age: 19, credited to Williston, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 9/9/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. I, 5th VT INF, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, reen 12/15/63, dis/wds, 3/10/65

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations


Birth: 03/09/1842, Hinesburg, VT
Death: 11/14/1926

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: No_Marker; Section 29, Lot 56
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, Widow Marion, 12/3/1926
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: Cemetery plot information confirmed with cemetery office. Soldier is in this plot without a marker.
Living in Rockingham in 1910 & 1920. Died in Grafton, VT.


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


Copyright notice



Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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

To Bury W. W. Austin

William W. Austin, 85, who died recently at the home of his daughter, Mrs. T.B. Illingworth of Chester, will be buried in Evergreen cemetery this afternoon, after funeral services at the home in Chester.

Mr. Austin was formerly a resident of Rutland. Besides his daughter, he is survived by his wife; two sons, Wesley J. Austin of Rutland and William H. Austin of Cambridgeport; one brother, John Austin of Springfield, Mass., eight grandchildren and one great grandchild.

The funeral services are at 11 o'clock this morning.

Rutland Daily Herald, November 16, 1926

Submitted by Heidi McColgan