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Lieut Richard Franklyn Broaddus
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Birth: 1821
Virginia, USA
Death: 1865
Caroline County
Virginia, USA

Oldest son of James H. Broaddus; brother of George, Caroline, and Agnes.
Married to Virginia Mercer Henshaw in 1848, he fathered Edmund Maurice, "Willie" William Richard, Manley, "Lucy" Lucia Henshaw, Effie Virginia, "Maxey" Maxwell Gregg, and "Frank" Richard Franklin.
Killed by a fall from his horse a few months after war ended.

Company H "Sparta Grays" of Caroline County, 30th Virginia Infantry, Walker's Brigade, District of Aquia, Dept of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Residence Sparta VA; a 39 year-old Farmer, merchant.
Enlisted on 12/2/1860, he was elected as a 1st Lieutenant into "H" Co. VA 30th Infantry.
Present on all rolls with several family furloughs, thru 4/16/1862 when not re-elected in reorganization of Company; resigned commission/discharged.

The 30th Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Fredericksburg, Virginia, in June, 1861. Men of this unit were from Fredericksburg and the counties of Spotsylvania, Caroline, Stafford, and King George. (bio by: BigFrench) 
Family links: 
  Virginia Mercer Henshaw Broaddus (1831 - 1903)
  Maurice Edwin Broaddus (1851 - 1931)*
  Willey Richard Broaddus (1851 - 1938)*
  Manly Broaddus (1853 - 1931)*
  Richard Franklin Broaddus (1865 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Salem Baptist Churchyard
Caroline County
Virginia, USA
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Jun 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14501243
Lieut Richard Franklyn Broaddus
Added by: BigFrench
Lieut Richard Franklyn Broaddus
Added by: BigFrench
Lieut Richard Franklyn Broaddus
Added by: BigFrench
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- Keeper of the Stars
 Added: Dec. 2, 2015

- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: Feb. 19, 2015
Thank you for serving our country.
- Richard & Cheryl Justice
 Added: Dec. 30, 2014
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