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James Read Branch
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Birth: Jul. 28, 1828
Petersburg City
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1869
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

Lieutenant colonel, Confederate Army, Civil War; a banker, he headed Thomas Branch and Sons in Richmond; a Radical Republican candidate for the Virginia Senate in 1869, he was killed four days before the election when a temporary bridge leading to a campaign barbecue on an island in the James River collapsed into the river. 
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
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Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Nov 11, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6919977
James Read Branch
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James Read Branch
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James Read Branch
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(R-Va.) C.S.A. Lt. Colonel James Read Branch
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: Jul. 31, 2015

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 Added: Apr. 24, 2014

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