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Dr Charles Robert Irving
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1835
Amelia County
Virginia, USA
Death: May 3, 1914
Amelia Court House
Amelia County
Virginia, USA

1st Cavalry Regiment
"Amelia Dragoons"
The Amelia Dragoons were organized about 15 years prior to the War between the States, and was mustered into the service of the Confederate States at Ashland, VA. on the 9th of May 1861 by Col. (afterwards Major General) R.S. Ewell.
It was ordered thence to Winchester, VA. and assigned to Col. J.E.B. Stuarts' 1st Reg. VA. Cavalry and was designated Company "G."
This Company fought in all the major battles fought by the Army of Northern Virginia from the First battle at Manassas to Appomattox Court House, VA.
Charles Irving entered as a 1st Lieut. and was promoted to Capt. on 21 July 1861, promoted to Major of the Regiment 16 July 1863.
Even after he became Major, the men still looked at him as the head of Company G.
He married in 1868, his cousin, Ann Maria Archer.
He was born at "Puryears" down on the lower end of Amelia on the Appomattox River. He attended and graduated in medicine from Transylvania University in Kentucky where his father had graduated.
Charles lived at "Evenholm" in Amelia County, the entire time he practiced medicine.
In his later years he was Commissioner of Revenue. 
Family links: 
  Charles Robert Irving (1808 - 1835)
  Jane Rebecca Eggleston Masters (1805 - 1884)
  Ann Maria Archer Irving (1840 - 1901)
  Richard Archer Irving (1869 - 1915)*
  Ann Maria Irving Evans (1878 - 1958)*
  Joseph Kincaid Irving (1880 - 1956)*
*Calculated relationship
Grub Hill Cemetery
Amelia Court House
Amelia County
Virginia, USA
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Originally Created by: Scott Hutchison
Record added: Apr 13, 2006
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Dr Charles Robert Irving
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Dr Charles Robert Irving
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