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Col John Thompson Brown
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1835
Petersburg City
Virginia, USA
Death: May 6, 1864
Virginia, USA

Col., 1st Regiment Virginia Artillery, CSA, died at the Battle of the Wilderness.

Wife: Mary Southall Venable Brown 1834 1920
Education:
Graduated from University of Virginia
Occupation before War:
Attorney in Richmond Virginia
Civil War Career:
1861: Lt. of Richmond Howitzers Artillery Battery
1861: Captain of Richmond Howitzers Artillery Battery
1861 1862: Major of Confederate Army Artillery
1862: Lt. Colonel of Confederate Army Artillery
1862 1864: Commander of Reserve Artillery 2nd Army Corps
1862 1864: Colonel of Confederate Army Artillery
1864: Killed in action during the Wilderness Campaign
Died: May 6, 1864
Place of Death: Spotsylvania & Orange County Virginia
Age at time of Death: 29 years old


 
 
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 Parents:
  John Thompson Brown (1802 - 1836)
  Mary Edloe Willcox Brown (1810 - 1868)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Southall Venable (1834 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maplewood Cemetery
Charlottesville
Charlottesville City
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: JEM
Record added: Jun 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27566196
Col John Thompson Brown
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- T.A.S.
 Added: Sep. 18, 2014
Rest in Peace, beloved soldier. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: Aug. 9, 2014
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: May. 6, 2014
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