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Pvt William Hazelwood Butler
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Birth: Mar. 5, 1846
Caroline County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 1896
Sparta
Caroline County
Virginia, USA

Entering the Virginia Military Institute on 8/15/1863, he graduated 7/3/1868, ranked 4th in a class of 11.
During the Civil War he was a Private in Company A, Corps of Cadets (Battalion) during the Battle of New Market, 5/15/1864.

Upon graduation he became Asst. Professor of Mineralogy, Latin & Tacitics at VMI.
He later became a Cotton Broker in Texarkana, TX. and a Farmer in Arkansas, where he married Jennie Smith of Hope, Ark. Together they raised a family of 4: John Bryant Butler, Mollie Butler (Sugg), Lucy Butler (Philips), Charleigh Butler.

 (bio by: BigFrench) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Dabney Butler (1819 - 1905)
  Lucy E. Butler (1829 - 1907)
 
Burial:
Salem Baptist Church Cemetery
Sparta
Caroline County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Jun 04, 2006
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Pvt William Hazelwood Butler
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Pvt William Hazelwood Butler
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VMI Cadet, Co. A
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