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John Patteson Branch
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Birth: Oct. 9, 1830
Petersburg
Petersburg City
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1915
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

Third son of Thomas and Sarah Read Branch.
Nestor of Richmond Bankers and Philanthropist.
Veteran banker,President Merchants National Bank,and of Thomas Branch and Company,Bankers and Brokers,Richmond.
Educated in private schools of Petersburg.
Enlisted in the Forty-fourth Virginia Battalion in 1861,and became a First Lieutenant,and was at Appomattox when Lee surrendered.
Later he was detailed on the staff of Major Snodgrass,acting Quartermaster General for General Lee's army.


Bio:Paula Lucy Delosh 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Branch (1802 - 1888)
  Sarah Pride Read Branch (1808 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Louise Merritt Kerr Branch (1840 - 1896)*
 
 Children:
  John Kerr Branch (1865 - 1930)*
  Effie Kerr Branch (1866 - 1934)*
  Margaret Elizabeth Branch Glasgow (1876 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Waverly Branch (1826 - 1831)*
  John Patteson Branch (1830 - 1915)
  Susan Doggett Branch Christian (1832 - 1860)*
  Sarah Frances Branch Scott (1834 - 1907)*
  Thomas Plummer Branch (1837 - 1900)*
  Bettie Rosalama Branch Suttle (1843 - 1875)*
  William Addison Branch (1845 - 1880)*
  Melville Irby Branch (1847 - 1930)*
  Eugene Branch (1851 - 1851)*
  D'Arcy Paul Branch (1854 - 1854)*
  Carter Wheelwright Branch (1858 - 1911)**
  Miriam Branch Grundy (1861 - 1915)**
  Carolina Branch (1862 - 1912)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: PL
Record added: Jun 09, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6491046
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