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Monroe Grayson Chew
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Birth: 1843
Death: Jan. 26, 1935

According to War Department Quartermaster record of burial at Arlington National:

He was a Private in Company B of the 1st Mississippi Cavalry, Confederate States of America Army. He was paroled at Jackson, MS on 19 May 1865.

His brother William Lock Chew II died in 1864 at the Battle of Franklin TN. (But is not listed among casualties in the local McGarvock cemetery there.)

Monroe was buried 29 Jan. 1935 in the Conf. section, grave 119-A (modern grave numbering at the cemetery differs)

A tombstone was ordered 12 June 1941 from Gantts Quarry Ala., according to the record card.

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According to the record for his wife Margaret Addison Hester Chew, they are both buried in section 119 that was the Confederate section.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Frisby Freeland Chew (1808 - 1849)
  Maria Angelica Biscoe Chew (1817 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Hester Chew (1863 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  Monroe Grayson Chew (1892 - 1966)*
  William Hester Chew (1900 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  Monroe Grayson Chew (1843 - 1935)
  George Biscoe Chew (1845 - 1923)*
  Rebekah Freeland Chew Lyman (1847 - 1917)*
  Fielder Bowie Chew (1849 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 16 Site 119-A
 
Maintained by: Melanie
Originally Created by: Sue Patterson Miller Smi...
Record added: Apr 03, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107753023
Monroe Grayson Chew
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Monroe Grayson Chew
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Rest in peace, Great-Great-Grandfather.
- Melanie
 Added: May. 22, 2016
Your sacrifice has not been forgotten!
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Aug. 19, 2010
A True Southern Hero
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: Nov. 3, 2009
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