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Francis M. Downer, Jr
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Birth: 1831
Lilesville
Anson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 6, 1863
Chancellorsville
Spotsylvania County
Virginia, USA

Francis M. Downer was the son of Francis and Tabitha Husbands. His father fought in the Revolutionary War. He married Sarah May in 1856 in Lilesville, NC.

They had five children: Francis R. Downer, Adelia Jane Downer, William Hampton Downer, Robert Frank Downer, and Allice Downer.

Francis enlisted as a Private in the Confederate Army on Aug. 15, 1862 at the age of 22 in Company F, 2nd Infantry Regiment North Carolina. He died from woulds on July 23, 1863 at a Richmond, Virginia hospital.

His grave marker hasn't been found, but there is a memorial marker for his wife, Sarah.



 
 
Burial:
Savannah Methodist Church Cemetery
Lilesville
Anson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Caren Miller
Record added: Nov 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31164864
Francis M. Downer, Jr
Added by: Caren Miller
 
 
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