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Col John Redman Coxe Lewis
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1834
Clarke County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1898
Lexington City
Virginia, USA

CSA - Artillery

From the Report of Lieut. Col. E. P. Alexander, commanding Battalion Reserve Artillery.
December 11-15, 1862.--Battle of Fredericksburg, Va.

"My especial thanks are due to Maj. J. R. C. Lewis for his cool and efficient co-operation in the execution of all orders. The left of our line of batteries was under his special supervision for the last two days."

The son of Lorenzo and Esther Maria Coxe Lewis. He married Maria Bradfute Freeland December 12, 1863. He served in the U.S. Navy until 1861 when he resigned to join the Confederate States Army.

He co-wrote: "Bluejackets with Perry in Japan; a day-by-day account kept by Master's Mate John R.C. Lewis and Cabin Boy William B. Allen". An acccount of an United States Naval expedition to Japan.



 
 
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 Spouse:
  Maria Bradfute Freeland Lewis (1838 - 1920)
 
 Children:
  John Redman Coxe Lewis (1870 - 1897)*
  Marie Stuart Lewis Marshall (1875 - 1935)*
  Duncan Freeland Lewis (1876 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Nov 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16465358
Col John Redman Coxe Lewis
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Col John Redman Coxe Lewis
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Col John Redman Coxe Lewis
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- Cherry Solly (UDC)
 Added: Dec. 18, 2006
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- George Seitz
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