Spaulding, J. Seely
Age: 21, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 6/10/61, m/i 6/20/61, PVT, Co. G, 2nd VT INF, pr CPL, pr SGT 3/20/64, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, wdd, 5/4/63, m/o 6/29/64
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Birth: 03/31/1842, Montpelier, VT
Burial: Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/29/1866; widow Emily M., 11/17/1902, IL
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: IL
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)
cousin of Roger Haskins, Los Angeles, CA
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Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT
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The remains of the late J. Seeley Spaulding arrived in Burlington from Chicago Saturday morning accompanied by Mrs. Spaulding, and were taken to the residence of Mrs. Mary G. Howard, at the corner of Grant street and Elmwood avenue. The burial was in the afternoon in the Elmwood avenue cemetery, Rev. George Y. Bliss officiating. Relatives from Montpelier and Burlington, and representatives of Stannard Post, G. A. R., and Burlington Lodge, F. and A. M., and employees of the customs house were present at the services. There was a choice display of floral tributes, among which was a wreath from Kenwood Lodge, F. and A. M., of Chicago.
Source: Montpelier Evening Argus, October 20, 1902.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.