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Putney, Frank H. - Col.
COL. PUTNEY DIED TODAY
Prominent Wisconsin Man Who Was Born in Rockford Passes Away.
Col. Frank H. Putney aged 73, and well known in military and business circles throughout Wisconsin, died today at Waukesha, Wis.
Col. Putney was born in Rockford, Ill., in 1841, coming to Wisconsin at an early age. He served in the civil war and under General Sherman, taking part in several big battles.
Col Putney will be remembered by some of the pioneer residents of this city.
Daily Register Gazette, Rockford, IL 30 Nov 1914
COL. PUTNEY AT REST.
Col. Frank H. Putney, well known in military and business circles throughout Wisconsin passed away yesterday at Waukesha at the age of 78 years.
Col. Putney was born in Rockford in 1841 and removed to Wisconsin at an early age. He served in the civil war, participating in a number of engagements under General Sherman.
Morning Star, Rockford, IL 1 Dec 1914