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Barton Stone Alexander
Birth: Sep. 4, 1819
Death: Dec. 15, 1878
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. An 1842 graduate of the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York, his entire Civil War career was spent in the United States Regular Army Corps of Engineers. Serving first as a Major, then as a Lieutenant Colonel, he was the Chief Engineer for the Defenses around Washington, DC. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Regular Army on March 13, 1865 for "meritorious services during the war". He remained in the Army after the conflict, and died in San Francisco while on active duty in 1878. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Bolton Alexander (1819 - 1875)*
 
 Children:
  Walter Stone Alexander (1857 - ____)*
 
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Burial:
San Francisco National Cemetery
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Plot: Section OS, Plot 17, Grave 7
GPS (lat/lon): 37.79973, -122.46326
 
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Record added: Mar 04, 2000
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Barton Stone Alexander
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