Company F "Essex Light Dragoons" of Essex County, 9th Virginia Cavalry, W.H.F. Lee's Brigade, Fitz. Lee's Division, Cavalry, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Essex County VA; an 18 year-old Farmer.
Enlisted on 6/26/1861 at Essex County, VA., he was mustered into "F" Co. VA 9th Cavalry as a Private.
Wounded in thigh 6/1/1864 near Ashland, VA.
Present on 10/1/1864 final roll.
Oath Allegiance 5/9/1865 Bowling Green, VA
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.
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Mary Frances Gouldman Brown (1847 - 1918)*
Enon Baptist Church Cemetery
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Originally Created by: Scott Hutchison
Record added: Oct 30, 2004
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