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Col William Winston Fontaine
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Birth: 1776
Death: 1816

 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Winston Fontaine (1750 - 1792)
  Martha Henry Fontaine (1755 - 1818)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Hale Dandridge Perkins (1795 - 1875)
 
 Children:
  William Spotswood Fontaine (1810 - 1882)*
  Patrick Henry Fontaine (1813 - 1845)*
  Sarah Ann Fontaine Redd (1815 - 1909)*
 
 Siblings:
  Patrick Henry Fontaine (1775 - 1852)*
  William Winston Fontaine (1776 - 1816)
  Charles de La Boulay Fontaine (1779 - 1816)*
  Martha Henry Fontaine Dandridge (1781 - 1845)*
  John James Fontaine (1788 - 1852)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Non-Cemetery Burial
Specifically: He is buried in an unmarked grave, location unknown, outside the town of Abingdon, Va. He died en route home and his burial place was never located.
 
Maintained by: SleepingDog
Originally Created by: P Fazzini
Record added: Mar 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50228552
 

At the start of the Civil War Fontaine enlisted in the Henrico Artillery. In 1862 he was commissioned colonel to raise a regiment of a state unit, the Virginia State Line. Unsuccessful at this, he returned to the army as captain and drillmaster of the Fo...(Read more)
- Vickie Oates Woods
 Added: Jun. 13, 2012

- DMLeForce
 Added: Jun. 24, 2011
 
 
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