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Gen Charles Walker Raymond
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Birth: Jan. 14, 1842
Connecticut, USA
Death: May 3, 1913
Washington City
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Raymond, Charles Walker, c.1842 born in Connecticut, son of Robert and Mary A. Pratt Ray-mond; June 23, 1865 graduated from West Point (1/68) and appointed 1stlt., Corps of Engineers; 1866 married Clara Wise (c.1842 born in New York); March 21, 1867 capt. 1871-1878 assistant pro-fessor at West Point; 1874-1875 commanded American expedition to Tasmania to observe transit of Venus; 1878-1881 practical military engineering instructor at West Point; 1879-1881 superintendent of construction of cadet hospital and barracks extension; Feb. 20, 1883 maj. May 18, 1898 ltcol. briggen. 1904 retired; May 3, 1913 died at Washington, D. C. and buried at West Point; Children: Allen D. Ray-mond, July 20, 1867 born; William W. Raymond, c.1869 born in New York, Robert R. Raymond, John C. Raymond, Marion Helen Raymond June 17, 1877 born at West Point, N. Y. and June 1, 1899 married Charles Franklin Iszard (Sept. 10, 1872 born at Mullica Hill, N. J.-Jan. 23, 1934 died); (grand-father of R. R. Raymond, Jr., A. D., M. B. and C. W. Raymond, great grandfather R. I. McFadden, A. D. Raymond III, C. L., J. A., W. M. and J. W. Raymond, gg grandfather of A. D. Raymond IV, C. A., C. L. Raymond, Jr. and W. M. Raymond, Jr.) 
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  Clara H. Wise Raymond (1842 - 1901)*
  Alice Denniston Higgins Raymond (1853 - 1924)*
  Allen Dwight Raymond (1867 - 1947)*
  Robert Rossiter Raymond (1871 - 1944)*
  John Carrington Raymond (1872 - 1909)*
  Charles Pratt Raymond (1873 - 1879)*
  Child Raymond (1875 - 1875)*
*Calculated relationship
United States Military Academy Post Cemetery
West Point
Orange County
New York, USA
Created by: John Heseltine
Record added: Feb 25, 2009
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- Bill Thayer (History of West Point)
 Added: Nov. 20, 2013
Companion #02782 - Military Order of thew Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Sep. 26, 2012
Class of 1865
 Added: Sep. 13, 2010
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