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Pvt Hudson Armstrong
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1844
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 17, 1911
Highland County
Virginia, USA

Highland Recorder October 19, 1911
Died, at his home on Bullpasture mountain, June 17, 1911, Hudson Armstrong, aged 67 years, 5 months and 23 days. Death being due to cancer, from which he suffered for a long time. As a citizen, he was law-abiding, industrious and highly-esteemed. As a neighbor, considerate, agreeable and ever ready to lend a helping hand in sickness or in health. As a husband and father, he was most appreciated by those who were in a position to relation and his death is deeply mourned by the wife and children who survive him. He was the father of nine; Messrs. Gilbert, John W., Robert, Edward, William and Charles Armstrong, and Mesdames Polly Ervlne, Fannie Leach and Maggie Snyder. He was a brave soldier and loyal Confederate. He volunteered at the opening of the war and fought through the entire struggle, being present at Lee's surrender. During this time he was, for a while, a prisoner both at Point Lookout and Camp Chase. His regiment was the 25th Virginia. Mr. Armstrong was a member of the Brethren church for fifteen years, and lived a consistent life.

Company F,25th Virginia Infantry Regiment. 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel E. Armstrong (1804 - 1878)
  Mary Taylor Armstrong (1810 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Malinda J. Ralston Armstrong (1849 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Gilbert Taylor Armstrong (1867 - 1940)*
  Fannie M. Armstrong Leach (1871 - 1914)*
  Mary Margaret Armstrong Snyder (1875 - 1941)*
  John Wesley Armstrong (1877 - 1923)*
  Edward E. Armstrong (1879 - 1954)*
  Samuel A. Armstrong (1881 - 1885)*
  Robert Jasper Armstrong (1883 - 1933)*
  William H Armstrong (1886 - 1947)*
  Charles Pinckney Armstrong (1889 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benami Armstrong (1831 - 1898)*
  Eli Armstrong (1835 - 1883)*
  Tacy Armstrong Simmons (1839 - 1888)*
  Hudson Armstrong (1844 - 1911)
  William H. Armstrong (1846 - 1914)*
  John E. Armstrong (1848 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Gap Church of the Brethren
Highland County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Kent
Originally Created by: Scott Hutchison
Record added: Aug 20, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15426133
Pvt Hudson Armstrong
Added by: Kent
 
 
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