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Birth: Jan. 28, 1838
Death: May 15, 1920

Confederate Soldier, County Clerk and Author: Born in Frederick County the son of Mordecai B. Cartmell and Eliza Campbell. He married Annie Glass Baker, daughter of James C. and Susan E. Baker. Thomas was for many years Clerk of the County of Frederick. Before the war he was assistant U.S. Marshall for the Southwestern district of Texas and helped in taking the census of 1860. He returned to Virginia in 1861 taking a commission as Assistant Quartermaster in Winchester with Col. W.L. Wilson an acquaintance from Texas. In the fall of 1861 General "Stonewall" Jackson appointed him as Provost Marshal of Winchester. After the town was evacuated in March of 1862 he resigned and enlisted as a private in the cavalry, company B, of the 11th Virginia. He was wounded at Linville Creek spending the remainder of the war on special scouting service in the Valley. In 1909 he published a book called, Shenandoah Valley Pioneers and Their Descendants, A History of Frederick County, Virginia. 
 
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 Parents:
  Mordecai B Cartmell (1808 - 1870)
  Eliza Cartmell (1801 - 1879)
 
 Spouse:
  Annie Glass Baker Cartmell (1836 - 1907)
 
Burial:
Mount Hebron Cemetery
Winchester
Winchester City
Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 26, 2007
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