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Johnson, George M.
Age: 29, credited to Pittsford, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/10/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. B, 2nd VT INF, pr CPL, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, m/o 6/29/64
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Birth: 02/07/1833, Pittsford, VT
Burial: Green Hill Cemetery, Wallingford, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
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, 5/12/1904, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Green Hill Cemetery, Wallingford, VT
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Death at 80 of George M. Johnson, Civil War Veteran
Pittsford, March 14. - George M. Johnson who had been in failing health some time died Tuesday evening at the home of Willard S. Humphrey, where he had lived for a number of years. He was born in Fort Anne, N. Y., eighty years ago. He lived in this town years ago, his father owning the farms on the Proctor road formerly known as the Eayres place and the Marshall Woods place. Mr. Johnson lived later in New York state, but for the past thirty years had made Pittsford his home. He was a veteran of the Civil War, having served three years as member of Company B, second Vermont Regiment. He was a member of Robert Post, G. A. R. One brother, Charles Johnson and three half brothers survive him. Prayers were said at the hoe of Mr. Humphrey Wednesday afternoon and the body was taken to Wallingford on the six o'clock train. Mr. And Mrs. Frank Johnson of Wallingford, Mrs. F. H. Baldwin and Mrs. Martin Gleason of Rutland and Mrs. Willard Squire of Proctor were among those from out of town who attended the funeral service here. Rev. E. P. Treat officiated.
Source: Burlington Daily News, March 14, 1913.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.