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James Madison Sheffield
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Birth: May 16, 1822
Henry County
Virginia, USA
Death: unknown

1850 Census, Henry County, Va.:
Greenwill T. Pace M 39 Virginia
Lucy Pace F 27 Virginia
John Pace M 15 Virginia
James Pace M 13 Virginia
Mary Pace F 10 Virginia
Wiley Pace M 1 Virginia
Wyatt Lovel M 25 Virginia
James M. Sheffield M 30 Virginia
Robert Cambell M 25 Virginia
John Reamy M 20 Virginia
Christopher Bow M 24 Virginia
Thomas Dix M 85 Virginia
Edward Dix M 22 Virginia
John T. Wootton M 32 Virginia
Vincent Gilly M 35 Virginia
John Gilly M 22 Virginia
William Carter M 30 Virginia
Citizen Consins M 25 Virginia
William Harriss M 18 Virginia
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He was a Confederate Soldier
Hardwickes Company
Virginia Light Artillery
Lee's Battery
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He never fully recovered from wounds he received in the Battle of the Monitor and Merrimac. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Leonard S. Coleman Sheffield (1779 - 1837)
  Lucy Owen Wootton Sheffield (1795 - 1873)
 
 Siblings:
  Jesse Nicholas Sheffield (1810 - ____)*
  William Archer Sheffield (1814 - 1897)*
  James Madison Sheffield (1822 - ____)
  Susan Elizabeth Cheatham Sheffield Withers (1833 - 1903)*
  Lucy Owen Sheffield Carter (1833 - 1920)*
  Samuel Grief Sheffield (1836 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sheffield Cemetery
Ridgeway
Henry County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: deegraver
Record added: Feb 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104499907
 

Thank you for your sacrifice and service to our country during the Civil War, Great, Uncle James. Patricia Cosner
- Patricia Cosner
 Added: Aug. 29, 2015

- deegraver
 Added: Feb. 1, 2013
 
 
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