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Dr Joseph Graham
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1837
New Bern
Craven County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1907
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

Dr. Joseph Graham was born in Craven County, the son of Governor William A. Graham. He resided as a physician in Mecklenburg County prior to his appointment as 2nd Lieutenant in Company C, 1st Artillery, 10th Regiment, North Carolina State Troops (the Charlotte Artillery) by Governor Ellis on May 16, 1861. He mustered in at Raleigh at age 24, on August 15, 1861. He was promoted to 1st Lieutenant November 27, 1861 and to Captain June 27, 1862. He resigned February 1, 1864 on being appointed Surgeon by Governor Vance and attached to the 67th Regiment N.C. Troops with the rank of Major. After the War, Dr. Graham returned to civilian life as a physician and practiced medicine in Gaston and Mecklenburg Counties until his death in 1907. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Alexander Graham (1804 - 1875)
  Susan Washington Graham (1816 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Hill Graham (1838 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Maria Graham Fitzsimons (1868 - 1935)*
  Thomas Hill Graham (1871 - 1874)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Graham (1837 - 1907)
  John Washington Graham (1838 - 1928)*
  William Alexander Graham (1839 - 1924)*
  James Augustus Graham (1841 - 1909)*
  Robert Davidson Graham (1843 - 1905)*
  George Washington Graham (1847 - 1923)*
  Augustus Washington Graham (1849 - 1936)*
  Susan Washington Graham Clark (1851 - 1909)*
  Alfred Octavius Graham (1853 - 1854)*
  Eugene Berrien Graham (1858 - 1863)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: T.A.S.
Record added: Jul 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54915779
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