Age: 23, credited to Wells, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 2/20/65, m/i 2/20/65, Pvt, Co. C, 7th VT INF, m/o 2/20/66
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Birth: 02/02/1842, Brandon, VT
Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 58850223
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/22/1890, VT; widow Clara I., 2/20/1907, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
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Rutland Daily Herald, Feb. 2, 1907:
Whipple Mills, a life-long and prominent citizen of West Rutland, died at his home in Whipple Hollow yesterday morning at 7.30 o'clock, after a week's illness of grip, resulting in hemorrhage of the brain. He was 65 years old. Besides his widow he is survived by three sons, Walter of Rutland, Robert of Middlebury and Clayton Mills of this town; a daughter, Miss Elizabeth Mills of West Rutland, and a brother, Rev. M.M. Mills of Hampden, N.Y.
Mr. Mills served with company C, 7th Vermont volunteers, in the civil war and was a member of Sennett post, G.A.R. He was town lister for many years.
The funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon at 1 o'clock at the house. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery at Center Rutland.
Contributed by Jennifer Snoots