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Sgt Robert Heth
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1838
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 1879
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA

Robert married Eva Mason on October 12, 1865. They had at least four children: Eva Virginia, Eliza Mason (1872-74), Lucy Randolph, and Robert Mason.

He enlisted as a Private in Company "G", 12th Virginia Infantry on 19 April 1861, and was promoted through the ranks to Sergeant. He was wounded at 2nd Manassas on 30 August 1862, and was afterward detailed to the C.S. Quartermaster Department as a clerk, with the rank of private.

He next enlisted in Company "E", 3rd Regiment, Richmond Local Defense Troops on 20 June 1863, and was made a Color Sergeant on 27 August 1864. He served to the end of the War.

After the War, he worked in the coal business.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Virginia Gwathmey Heth (1811 - 1860)
 
 Spouse:
  Eva Mary Anna Mason Heth (1836 - 1915)
 
 Children:
  Eva Virginia Heth (1869 - 1966)*
  Lucy Randolph Heth Mason (1874 - 1940)*
  Robert Mason Heth (1878 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Range 8, Sec. 1
 
Created by: Jeffry Burden
Record added: Oct 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79177242
Sgt Robert Heth
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Sgt Robert Heth
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Sgt Robert Heth
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