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Pvt John Taliaferro Reamy
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Birth: Aug. 7, 1847
Richmond County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1923
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

grave is unmarked
son of Robert Neale and Mary Jane Owens Reamy
husband of Agnes Dora Peed Reamy

Father of Viola Timms of Baltimore, Md., William of Wash., D.C., others.

Company C "Montross Guards" of Westmoreland County, 47th Virginia Infantry, Field's Brigade, A.P. Hill's Division, 2nd Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Residence Richmond County VA; 5'10", dark complexion, blue eyes, brown hair.
Enlisted in 1864 at Dunnsville, Essex County, he was mustered into "C" Co., 47th VA Infantry as a Private.
Wounded in left breast, POW 4/6/1865 Burkeville/Sailor's Creek, VA.; confined 4/9/1865 Point Lookout, MD; Oath Allegiance, released 6/19/1865 Point Lookout, MD.

In April 1890, as a 43 year-old, he was living in Cook's Quarters, VA.
On 4/2/1911, living in Northumberland County, he applied for admittance into the Robert E. Lee Camp Soldiers' Home, Richmond, VA. due to "kidney disease and being otherwise infirm". He was approved 5/15/1911, ordered in on 7/5/1911, and admitted 8/31/1911. On 3/22/1912 he was discharged form the Home by his own request. He was readmitted 1/26/1917 and discharged again 2/25/1919. He was ordered back in 3/13/1920 and admitted 4/9/1920; died there.

The 47th Infantry Regiment was formed in June, 1861, with men recruited in Caroline, Middlesex, Essex, and Stafford counties. During February, 1865, the 47th and 55th Regiments were consolidated.

 (bio by: BigFrench) 
Family links: 
  Agnes Dora Peed Reamy (1859 - 1942)
  William Irving Reamy (1880 - 1955)*
  Randolph Richard Ramey (1884 - 1961)*
  Eva M Reamy Jones (1888 - 1979)*
  Elvin John Reamy (1895 - 1969)*
  David Jennings Reamy (1899 - 1981)*
  Robert Gordon Ramey (1903 - 1980)*
*Calculated relationship
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Confederate Soldiers' Section: East-491
Maintained by: Dal Mallory
Originally Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Dec 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32395595
Pvt John Taliaferro Reamy
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Pvt John Taliaferro Reamy
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To my great grandfather John T.
- melody h.
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- Susan C. Griffin
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