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William Ruffin Coleman Cocke
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Birth: Aug. 7, 1846
Powhatan County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 1884

Newmarket Cadet
In October of 1864 he joined the Norfolk Light Artillery Blues and was later was captured around Petersburg. Sent to Point Lookout, he was released on June 11, 1865. After the War he attended U.Va. He was admitted to the bar as an attorney in 1868. He moved to Mississippi and then Alabama, where he met and married Clara Vernon Pollard in 1871. They came to Lower Bremo, where they had seven children. 
 
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 Parents:
  Philip St. George Cocke (1809 - 1861)
 
 Spouse:
  Clara Vernon Pollard Cocke (1849 - 1925)
 
 Children:
  Charles Pollard Cocke (1872 - 1908)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amy Blaws Cocke*
  John Bowdoin Cocke (1836 - 1889)*
  Sallie Browne Cocke Wilson (1840 - 1909)*
  William Ruffin Coleman Cocke (1846 - 1884)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grace Episcopal Cemetery
Bremo Bluff
Fluvanna County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Sep 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21388897
William Ruffin Coleman Cocke
Added by: George Seitz
 
William Ruffin Coleman Cocke
Added by: George Seitz
 
William Ruffin Coleman Cocke
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Added by: George Seitz
 
 
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VMI Cadet, Pvt. Co. B; he participated in the battle of New Market.
- Goldeneagle
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Your sacrifice has not been forgotten!
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Apr. 30, 2011
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