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Jefferson F. Lanier
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Birth: Nov. 3, 1838
Alabama, USA
Death: May 29, 1862
Virginia, USA

Record of Capt Lawson D. Ford's Company "I" Thirteenth Regiment Confederate States of America in the war with the United States from the 19th day of July 1861 (date of organixation [sic]) to the 31st day of December 1864

No: 81 (line 8)
Name: Lanier, Jefferson F
Rank: Pri
When Enlisted: 19 July 1861
Where Enlisted: Montgomery, Ala
Period: War
St Born: Alabama
Occ: Farmer
Res/Nearest PO: Roanoke, Ala
Age when enlisted: 20
Marital Status: Single
Siege of Yorktown: Present
All other engagements: Blank (1st is Seven Pines - May 31st, 1862)
Remarks: Sent to Hospital May 25th 1862, not heard from since supposed to be dead

(The Battle of Yorktown or Siege of Yorktown was fought from April 5 to May 4, 1862, as part of the Peninsula Campaign of the American Civil War. Marching from Fort Monroe, Union Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan's Army of the Potomac encountered Maj. Gen. John B. Magruder's small Confederate force at Yorktown behind the Warwick Line. McClellan suspended his march up the Peninsula toward Richmond and settled in for siege operations.)
Family links: 
  William Washington Lanier (1813 - 1892)
  Charlotte T. Jackson Lanier (1818 - 1892)
  James Jackson Lanier (1836 - 1902)*
  Jefferson F. Lanier (1838 - 1862)
  William Washington Lanier (1844 - 1931)*
  Mary E Lanier (1849 - ____)*
  Susan S Lanier Orrick (1853 - 1903)*
  Sarah Ann Lanier Proctor (1853 - 1904)*
  Melissa Caroline Lanier Adamson (1854 - 1927)*
  Frances Elizabeth Lanier Clark (1859 - 1955)*
  George David Lanier (1862 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Soldiers: Section J, Block/Lot: 47
Maintained by: Linda
Originally Created by: Scott Hutchison
Record added: Nov 10, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9791241
Jefferson F. Lanier
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Jefferson F. Lanier
Added by: Bob Olsen
Jefferson F. Lanier
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