|Birth: ||Jan. 11, 1837|
|Death: ||Feb. 14, 1917|
John was a Confederate Soldier
42nd Infantry Regiment
THE HENRY BULLETIN, Friday, Feb. 16, 1917, p. 5, col. 4:
John William Gravely, 80 years of age, died suddenly from heart trouble Wednesday evening at the home of his son, Mr. T. E. Gravely, Church St.
He was the son of Mr. Leftwich Gravely of near Greystone, and was born in this county near Leatherwood.
At the beginning of the Civil War, he enlisted and was a member of the 42nd Virginia Regiment.
He was wounded at the battle of Gettysburg.
He was married about 1861 to Miss Eleanor Gravely who died a few years afterwards.
He is survived by a son, Mr. T. E. Gravely, a prominent merchant of this city.
Burial at Oakwood Cemetery
Jabez Leftwich Gravely (1809 - 1883)
Martha L. Hankins Gravely (1813 - ____)
Thomas Eleanor Gravely (1862 - 1948)*
Joseph Benjamin Gravely (1834 - 1862)*
John William Gravely (1837 - 1917)
James Fountain Gravely (1838 - 1915)*
James Fontaine Gravely (1838 - 1915)*
Note: 42nd VA INF REG
Created by: deegraver
Record added: Feb 06, 2009
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