|Birth: ||May 5, 1869|
|Death: ||Dec. 30, 1880|
Richard Henry Battle, Jr. born 1869 in Raleigh, Wake County, NC the 5th of 10 known surviving children (6 boys/4 girls) born to CSA veteran and attorney Richard Henry Battle and his wife, Annie Ruffin Ashe.
He was the paternal grandchild of Superior Court Judge William Horn Battle & Lucy Martin Plummer of Raleigh; and gr-grandchild of Col. Joel Battle & Mary Palmer Johnston of Edgecombe County. He is a direct descendant of this family's patriarch, J. John Battle (1634-1691) who immigrated from England to the Virginia Colonies in 1654 with his family and a number of relatives and neighbors settling on the west Fork of the Nansemond River in a district since known as Nansemond County, Virginia. On his mother's side, he was the maternal grandchild of Superior Court Judge Thomas Samuel Ashe & Caroline Burgwyn, of Anson County, and descended from prominent families on all sides of her family tree.
Richard died in 1880 at age 11.
Richard Henry Battle (1835 - 1912)
Annie Ruffin Ashe Battle (1840 - 1883)
Lucy Plummer Battle Cobb (1861 - 1905)*
Samuel Ashe Battle (1863 - 1865)*
Lewis Junius Battle (1865 - 1940)*
Caroline Burgwyn Battle Stitt (1867 - 1949)*
Richard Henry Battle (1869 - 1880)
Nannie Ashe Battle (1871 - 1873)*
Edmond Strudwick Ashe Battle (1873 - 1949)*
Charles Phillips Battle (1875 - 1877)*
Rosa Ashe Battle Miller (1879 - 1962)*
William Kemp Battle (1880 - 1905)*
North Carolina, USA
Plot: BATTLE 11
Created by: pbfries
Record added: Nov 07, 2009
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