|Birth: ||Sep. 11, 1830|
|Death: ||Dec. 21, 1919|
Newport News City
Company B "Caroline Light Dragoons" of Caroline County, 9th Virginia Cavalry, W.H.F. Lee's Brigade, Fitz. Lee's Division, Cavalry, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Company F "Bowling Green Guards" of Caroline County, 30th Virginia Infantry, Corse's Brigade, Pickett's Division, 1st Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Guiney's Station, VA; wealthy farmer.
Enlisted on 3/10/1862 at Bowling Green, Caroline County, VA, he was mustered into "B" Co. VA 9th Cavalry as a Private.
On detached service 5/6/1862 through March & April 1863 Rolls with General Joseph Reid Anderson.
No further record with 9th Virginia Cavalry.
Mustered into Company F, 30th Virginia Infantry (no date given).
He was Surrendered on 4/9/1865 at Appomattox Court House, VA.
On 4/19/1914, living in Newport News, VA. as an 83 year-old farmer, he applied for a Confederate Pension due to no income or having property. He was "totally incapacitated", being of "old age", and having "bladder trouble" (prostatitis, according to his physician). He was approved for $43.20 on 6/23/1914.
The 9th Cavalry Regiment was formed in January, 1862, using the 1st Battalion Virginia Cavalry as its nucleus. Its companies were from the counties of Stafford, Caroline, Westmoreland, Lancaster, Essex, Spotsylvania, Lunenburg, King William, King George, and Richmond.
(bio by: BigFrench)
Anne Pyne Chandler (1834 - 1892)
Boyd Dunlop Chandler (1860 - 1930)*
Plot: Section 10, Grave 190
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Oct 05, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11891086
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