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Erastus Blakeslee
Birth: Sep. 2, 1838
Death: Jul. 12, 1908

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 1st Connecticut Volunteer Cavalry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant conduct at Ashland, Va., June 1, 1864". After the war he became a prominent Congregational clergyman. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Parents:
  Joel Blakeslee (1812 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary North Blakeslee (____ - 1934)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Blakeslee Tracy (1869 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Walnut Hills Cemetery
Brookline
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Rock Avenue, Lot 172 1/2
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Mar 18, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7271538
Erastus Blakeslee
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Erastus Blakeslee
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Erastus Blakeslee
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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- GRP
 Added: Jul. 12, 2011
Companion #01354 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Mar. 16, 2011

- LaDene
 Added: Sep. 2, 2010
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