|Birth: ||May 14, 1819|
|Death: ||Feb. 9, 1905|
Company K "Richmond County Cavalry" of Richmond County, 9th Virginia
Cavalry, W.H.F. Lee's Brigade, Cavalry Division, Army of Northern
Residence Richmond County VA; a 42 year-old Physician, and prewar
Virginia State legislator.
Enlisted on 12/12/1861 at Richmond County, VA as a Private, he mustered
into "K" Co. VA 9th Cavalry.
On rolls 3/31/1862.
No further record.
The 9th Cavalry Regiment was formed in January, 1862, using the 1st
Battalion Virginia Cavalry as its nucleus. Its companies were from the
counties of Stafford, Caroline, Westmoreland, Lancaster, Essex,
Spotsylvania, Lunenburg, King William, King George, and Richmond.
It fought in the Seven Days' Battles, the conflicts at Gainesville,
Second Manassas, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, Dumfries, Rapidan Station,
Brandy Station, Upperville, Hanover, Gettysburg, Williamsport, Funkstown,
Culpeper Court House, Bristoe, Mine Run, The Wilderness, and Todd's
Tavern. Later it skirmished around Richmond and Petersburg, then was
active in the Appomattox operations.
(bio by: BigFrench)
Lucy E. Butler (1829 - 1907)
William Hazelwood Butler (1846 - 1896)*
Kate Butler Richerson (1859 - 1917)*
Salem Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Jul 25, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5637003
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