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Pvt William B Newton
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1840
Stafford County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1886
White Oak
Stafford County
Virginia, USA

Company I "Braxton's Company" of Staffod County, 30th Virginia Infantry, 30th Virginia Infantry, Corse's Brigade, Pickett's Division, 1st Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Residence Stafford County, VA VA; a 21 year-old Laborer.
Enlisted on 7/22/1861 as a Private, he mustered into "I" Co. VA 30th Infantry.
On all rolls 8/1861 - 5/1864.
Wounded in shoulder 5/16/1864 Drewry's Bluff, VA.
On all rolls through 11/1864.
Hospitalized 4/1 or 4/2/1865 Chimborazo Hospital, Richmond, VA.
POW 4/3/1865 in hospital; turned over 4/14/1865 Federal Provost Marshal; released, no record of parole.

Postwar he returned to Stafford County, Va.
Died of pneumonia.

The 30th Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Fredericksburg, Virginia, in June, 1861. Men of this unit were from Fredericksburg and the counties of Spotsylvania, Caroline, Stafford, and King George.  (bio by: BigFrench) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Abraham Benjamin Newton (____ - 1869)
  Catharine Snellings Newton (____ - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  Virginia Ann Potts Stevens (1845 - 1934)*
 
 Children:
  Paul B Newton (1868 - 1876)*
  Silas Potts Newton (1870 - 1956)*
  Horace B Newton (1872 - ____)*
  Victoria C Newton Stevens (1874 - 1954)*
  Virginia Ann Newton DeShazo (1876 - 1899)*
  John W. Newton (1877 - 1951)*
  Willie Tobias Newton (1880 - 1964)*
  Lauretta Winn Newton Stevens (1883 - 1964)*
  Susie Cleveland Newton Jett (1884 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  William B Newton (1840 - 1886)
  George Washington Newton (1841 - 1917)*
  Abraham Franklin Newton (1842 - 1906)*
  Mary A. Newton Limbrick (1846 - ____)*
  Henry C Newton (1849 - 1913)*
  Susanna Newton Dobson (1850 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Locust Grove Cemetery
White Oak
Stafford County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Newton family plot
 
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Oct 08, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16050985
Pvt William B Newton
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