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David Addison Weisiger
Birth: Dec. 23, 1818
Chesterfield County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1899
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. Prior the Civil War, he served in the Mexican War as a Lieutenant of Company E, 1st Virginia Volunteers. In 1861, he entered Confederate service as the Colonel of the 12th Virginia, fought at Seven Pines and at Second Manassas. He was commissioned Brigadier General in 1863, fought at the Battle of the Wilderness, Gettysburg and commanded the 3rd Corps Brigade until the end of the war. After the war, he engaged in business and banking at Richmond, Virginia until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Alice Sydnor Barksdale Weisiger (1835 - 1856)
  Louise Christine Weisiger (1827 - 1911)
  Rebecca Durell McIndoe Weisiger (1827 - 1846)
  Infant Son Weisiger (1844 - 1844)*
  Infant Son Weisiger (1845 - 1845)*
*Calculated relationship
Blandford Cemetery
Petersburg City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Ward C, Old Ground, Section 10, Square 2
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Record added: Jun 21, 2000
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General thank you for your service to the Confederacy during our American Civil War. Rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Feb. 23, 2016

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 Added: Dec. 23, 2015

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