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Henry Alonzo Edmundson
Birth: Jun. 14, 1814
Death: Dec. 16, 1890

U.S. Congressman. Born in Blacksburg, Virginia, he graduated from Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1838 and commenced to practice law in Salem, Virginia. In 1849, he was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-first Congress and to the next five succeeding Congresses, serving until 1861. During the Civil War, he served as a Lieutenant Colonel in command of the 27th Virginia Cavalry, Confederate Army. After the war, he resumed the practice of law and engaged in agricultural pursuits until his death at age 76 in Shawsville, Virginia. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Mary Agnes Strother Lewis Edmundson (1820 - 1848)
 
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Fotheringay Cemetery
Shawsville
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 22, 2005
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Henry Alonzo Edmundson
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Henry Alonzo Edmundson
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