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Rev Reuben Baker Boatwright
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1831
New Canton
Buckingham County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1913
Gold Hill
Buckingham County
Virginia, USA

The second son of Reuben and Mary Boatwright. He was baptized at Mount Zion Church at age 17. He was deputy clerk of Cumberland County. He attended Richmond College then was ordained and served Enon Church as pastor. He then attended the Theological Seminary of Greenville S.C. He served Scottsville Baptist Church. In 1861 he joined the 46th Va. Regiment and was elected chaplain. His health failing, he taught school for the balance of the War. On the 5th of Sept. 1865 he married Miss Elizabeth M. Woodruff. One of their five children was Frederic William Boatwright, president of Richmond College. The house shown was his last home. It was across Route 15 from Buckingham Baptist Church. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Maria Elizabeth Woodruff Boatwright (1846 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Frederic William Boatwright (1868 - 1951)*
  Martha Susan Boatwright Clark (1871 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Buckingham Baptist Church Cemetery
New Canton
Buckingham County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Jul 31, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20712115
Rev Reuben Baker Boatwright
Added by: George Seitz
 
Rev Reuben Baker Boatwright
Added by: George Seitz
 
Rev Reuben Baker Boatwright
Added by: George Seitz
 
 
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- Memories~RoxღEd
 Added: Aug. 19, 2013

- Georgia Girl
 Added: Jul. 8, 2013
Reuben Baker Boatwright served in the CSA 46th Virginia Infantry Regiment as Chaplain.
- Richard Lee Montgomery
 Added: Jul. 2, 2013
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