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George Edward Pickett, Jr
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1864
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 18, 1911

United States Army Officer. He was son of the Confederate Major General George Edward Pickett, who led "Pickett’s Charge" on the third day of Battle of Gettysburg. He attended Virginia Military Institute from August 1878 and graduated in the class of 1883. Upon the ourbreak of the Spanish-American War, he entered the United States Army as a volunteer paymaster (May 1898). After the war was concluded he remained in the United States Regular Army Active, reciving a commission on February 8, 1901. He served a number of years as a Major in the Paymaster Corps. He married Ida Elizabeth Christiancy, daughter of the honorable Henry C. Christancy of Michigan on November 3, 1891. On March 9, 1901, while serving with the Army in the Philippines during the Philippine Insurrection, he paricipated in a fire fight that won him a recommendation for a Medal of Honor. He died at sea returning from the Philippines on an Army transport ship in April 1911. (bio by: K M) 
 
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 Parents:
  George Edward Pickett (1825 - 1875)
  LaSalle Corbell Pickett (1843 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Ida Elizabeth Christiancy Pickett (1864 - 1934)*
 
 Children:
  George Edward Pickett (1893 - 1959)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Tilton Pickett (1857 - 1889)**
  George Edward Pickett (1864 - 1911)
  David Corbell Pickett (1866 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 3, Lot# 2030, Map Grid R/S 14 1/2
 
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Record added: Jan 06, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 4305
George Edward Pickett, Jr
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George Edward Pickett, Jr
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George Edward Pickett, Jr
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- Ryan Curtis
 Added: Aug. 28, 2014
May GOD Bless you and our other Harvey/Harvie families as you so have blessed these UNITED STATES of North America and Europe! Thank you for your being and service!
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