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PVT Francis Henry Gaines
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1839
Death: Jun. 4, 1864
Cold Harbor
Hanover County
Virginia, USA

Bio information provided by Gary Gaines on 1/11/09.

Henry Washington Gaines (HWT on the marker) is also Francis Gaines's brother and he married Francis's widow, Amanda Rachel Standifer, after he himself returned from the Civil War and she became my great great grand mother.

Also see bio information of Francis' brother John Lilburn Gaines.

Family links: 
  Ira Pinkney Gaines (1813 - 1891)
  Nancy Hawkins Gaines (1815 - 1901)
  Amanda Rachel Standifer Gaines (1840 - 1910)*
  Francis Henry Gaines (1839 - 1864)
  William Marion Dorsey Gaines (1841 - 1863)*
  John Lilburn Gaines (1842 - 1926)*
  Henry Washington Tanner Gaines (1848 - 1938)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Photo added on 12/20/08.
Alta Vista Cemetery
Hall County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Gaines Family Plot near Longstreet
Created by: D. Bagwell
Record added: May 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26591621
PVT Francis Henry Gaines
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PVT Francis Henry Gaines
Added by: D. Bagwell
PVT Francis Henry Gaines
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- Annie H Darracott 791, UDC - Lakeland, FL
 Added: Oct. 28, 2016
Thanks Franis Henry you fought for southern Independence on many battlefields in many states. God bless your service!1 Your tragic death is not forgotten!!
- john Obrien
 Added: Jun. 19, 2013

- nancy murray
 Added: Jan. 11, 2012
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