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Henry Algernon DuPont
Birth: Jul. 30, 1838
Greenville
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Death: Dec. 31, 1926
Winterthur
New Castle County
Delaware, USA

Civil War Union Colonel; West Point Class of 1861; Congressional Medal of Honor for heroism at the Battle of Cedar Creek in 1864; President, Washington Northern Railroad Co. 1879-99; U.S. Senator 1906-1917. (bio by: Ethan F. Bishop) 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry DuPont (1812 - 1889)
  Louisa Gerhard DuPont (1816 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Pauline Foster DuPont (1849 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  Louise Evelina DuPont Crowninshield (1877 - 1958)*
  Henry Francis DuPont (1880 - 1969)*
  Pierre Irénée DuPont (1882 - 1882)*
  Anna Victorine Sophie DuPont (1885 - 1886)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Algernon DuPont (1838 - 1926)
  Sara DuPont Duer (1847 - 1876)*
  Victorine Elizabeth DuPont Foster (1849 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Du Pont de Nemours Cemetery
Wilmington
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Plot: Old Cemetery, C-1, Lot # 240
 
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Record added: Nov 28, 2001
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Henry Algernon DuPont
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Henry Algernon DuPont
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Henry Algernon DuPont
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Was at Cedar Creek yesterday where you headed the artillery for the 8th Corps, Army of the Shenandoah and earned the Medal of Honor. Thank you for your service.
- SAM
 Added: Dec. 5, 2014

- Darlene T.
 Added: Jul. 31, 2014

- Evette Dingle-Smith
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