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Sgt Maj William Fordham McKewn
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Birth: Dec. 18, 1840
South Carolina, USA
Death: 1862
Virginia, USA

CSA
Company E, Palmetto Sharp Shooters, South Carolina. (Jenkins' Regiment) (1 Palmetto Sharp Shooters.)

Son of William Talley and Julia Ann Fordham McKewn.

The photo of four cadets who fired on the Star of the West are, from left to right, John Rufus Mew, William Wayne Gregg, William Fordham McKewn and George Archibald McDowell. Only Mew survived.

Note: Possibly died at the Battle of Fredericksburg, December 11 - 15, 1862. Have been unable to find confirmation. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Talley McKewn (____ - 1870)
  Julia Ann Fordham McKewn (____ - 1891)
 
 Siblings:
  William Fordham McKewn (1840 - 1862)
  Julia Ella McKewn Albergotti (1845 - 1927)*
  George Robert McKewn (1846 - 1916)*
  John George McKewn (1848 - 1907)*
  Jane Amanda McKewn Fair (1850 - 1927)*
  Anna Rose McKewn Salley (1852 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
Specifically: Searching for burial place
 
Created by: robin pellicci moore
Record added: Aug 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115297500
Sgt Maj William Fordham McKewn
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Sgt Maj William Fordham McKewn
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- robin pellicci moore
 Added: Aug. 22, 2014

- robin pellicci moore
 Added: Dec. 4, 2013
 
 
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