Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Richardsons in:
 • Beth Page Church Cemetery
 • Mineral
 • Louisa County
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Maj Andrew Jackson Richardson
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Nov. 15, 1836
Death: Apr. 13, 1912
Louisa County
Virginia, USA

A lawyer that enlisted in the Confederate Army on 15 May 1861 at Thompson's Crossroads. He was elected first Lieutenant and promoted to Captain before the end of the year. He took leave for illness in January and February of 1862. Wounded while commanding his company at the Battle of Chancellorsville, he was kept out until December of 1863. On 6 March 1864 an appointment to Major was awarded. It was at that rank he commanded the 23rd Regiment of Virginia Infantry through July of 1864. He was wounded again at the Battle of Bunker Hill on 24 August 1864. General Early ordered him to report to General Imboden of the Cavalry in January of 1865. He was paroled at Columbia in Fluvanna County at the close of hostilities. Major Richardson went on to be the Commissioner of Revenue for Louisa County for thirty-seven years. His portrait hangs in their courthouse.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lucy L. Richardson (1853 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beth Page Church Cemetery
Mineral
Louisa County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Nov 09, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6915702
Maj Andrew Jackson Richardson
Added by: George Seitz
 
Maj Andrew Jackson Richardson
Added by: Thomas Daniels
 
Maj Andrew Jackson Richardson
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Cejay
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Veterans Day - Thank you
- George Seitz
 Added: Nov. 11, 2014

- RoxღEd
 Added: Sep. 15, 2013

- Susan C. Griffin
 Added: Jul. 3, 2012
There are 3 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service