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Maj Charles Brinton Coxe
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1843
Death: Jan. 3, 1873

Civil War Union Army Officer. He was mustered in as a 2nd Lieutenant in Company M, 6th Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry on November 20, 1862. On February 8, 1864 he was promoted to 1st Lieutenant of Company K. Wounded at the Battle of the Wilderness on May 7, 1864, he was advanced to Captain and commander of Company L on September 12, 1864, filling the vacancy caused by the promotion of Charles L. Leiper to Major. Charles B. Coxe was then himself promoted to Major on March 22, 1865. He served in that duty until the end of the war, and was honorably mustered out on June 17, 1865. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Sidney Coxe (1791 - 1879)
  Ann Maria Brinton Coxe (1801 - 1876)
 
 Siblings:
  Brinton Coxe (1833 - 1892)*
  Alexander Brinton Coxe (1838 - 1906)*
  Eckley B. Coxe (1839 - 1895)*
  Henry Brinton Coxe (1841 - 1904)*
  Charles Brinton Coxe (1843 - 1873)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Christ Church Burial Ground
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: DeLoss McKnight III
Record added: Aug 06, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11490013
Maj Charles Brinton Coxe
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Maj Charles Brinton Coxe
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Maj Charles Brinton Coxe
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RIP
- pickly
 Added: Sep. 21, 2012

- Wendy (inactive)
 Added: Feb. 2, 2011
Thank you for serving our country when we needed you most. Rest in peace.
- Proud to be an American
 Added: Mar. 27, 2009
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