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Pvt George Nash Pegram
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1834
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 9, 1915
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

Company F, 8th Virginia Cavalry, Jones' Brigade, Ransom's Division, Dept of Western Virginia and East Tennessee, C.S.A.

Residence was not listed; 5'9", light complexion; carpenter.
Enlisted on 2/4/1863 at Floyd County, VA, he was mustered into "F" Co. VA 8th Cavalry as a Private.
On rolls 10/31/1863.
POW, Knap's Valley, 1864; confined at Camp Chase, Ohio; Oath of Allegiance, released 1865.

In 1914, an 80 year-old widower living in Fayette, WVA., he applied for admittance into the Robert E. Lee Camp Soldier's Home, due to "old age". He was admitted in 10/1914; died there.

The 8th Cavalry Regiment was organized early in 1862 with nine companies but increased its number to eleven to July. Many of the men were recruited in Smyth, Nelson, Kanawha, and Tazewell counties.

 (bio by: BigFrench) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Margarette Maria Mann Pegram (1837 - 1862)*
  Susan Louisa Bradley Pegram (1847 - 1886)*
  Anna Rebecca Bragg Coleman (1864 - 1944)*
 
 Children:
  Howard Newton Pegram (1856 - 1948)*
  John F Pegram (1859 - ____)*
  Pickney G Pegram (1860 - ____)*
  Chloe Ella Pegram Coleman (1866 - 1938)*
  George Allen Pegram (1868 - 1965)*
  Emily Smith Pegram Tuggle (1871 - 1949)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Pegram (1874 - 1903)*
  Mamie Pegram (1876 - 1879)*
  Daisy Dean Pegram Huddleston (1878 - 1960)*
  Ruth Jane Pegram Morton (1887 - 1943)*
  Mae Wilkhemia Pegram Painter (1889 - 1976)*
  French Milton Pegram (1891 - 1965)*
  Lyman Layton Pegram (1893 - 1978)*
  Violet Anna Pegram Powers (1895 - 1981)*
  Lawrence Dewey Pegram (1899 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Confederate Soldiers' Section: East, 283
 
Maintained by: BigFrench
Originally Created by: PL
Record added: May 17, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8773733
Pvt George Nash Pegram
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Pvt George Nash Pegram
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My Great grandfather, my grandfather is French Milton Pegram aka Jackson Henry Smith
- Michelle Olson
 Added: Apr. 30, 2016

- Lula Ann Willard Keefer
 Added: Sep. 6, 2015

- BigFrench
 Added: May. 13, 2015
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