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Pvt George Nash Pegram
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Birth: 1835, 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 as a Private, he mustered into "F" Co. VA 8th Cavalry.
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 to 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: 
 Spouse:
  Anna Rebecca Bragg Coleman (1864 - 1944)*
 
 Children:
  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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