|Birth: ||1845, USA|
Son of George Hanson Robinson and Mary Frances Payne; brother of Josephine V. and Thomas W.; married his cousin, Margaret James Taliaferro; brother-in-law to Sgt Charles Champe Taliaferro, Jr., also of Company H.
Company H "Black Horse Cavalry", 4th Virginia Cavalry, Mumford's Brigade, Fitzhugh Lee's Division, Cavalry, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Alexandria, VA.; merchant.
Enlisted on 4/1/1862 in Fauquier County for 3years' service or the duration of the war, he was mustered into "H" Co. VA 4th Cavalry as a Private.
Listed as Absent, wounded at Warrenton on March & April 1863 Roll.
Listed as Absent, detailed to QuarterMaster Dept. during July & Aug 1863 Roll.
Hospitalized with sore foot 5/12-21/1862 in General Hospital, Camp Winder, Richmond, VA.
Postwar he lived in Alexandria.
The 4th Cavalry Regiment, "Escorts to Gen. Stonewall Jackson", completed its organization at Sangster's Cross Roads, Prince William County, Virginia, in September, 1861. Its members were recruited in the counties of Prince William, Chesterfield, Madison, Culpeper, Powhatan, Goochland, Hanover, Fauquier, Buckingham, and the City of Richmond.
It participated in the Battle of Williamsburg, the Seven Days' Battles, 2nd Manassas, Maryland campaigns, Fredericksburg, Kelly's Ford, Chancellorsville, Brandy Station, Upperville, Gettysburg, Bristoe, Mine Run, The Wilderness, Todd's Tavern, Spotsylvania, Haw's Shop, Bethesda Church, the Shenandoah Valley with Early and around Appomattox.
(bio by: BigFrench)
Margaret James Taliaferro Robinson (1846 - 1930)*
George H Robinson (1870 - 1940)*
Josephine Virginia Robinson (1874 - 1965)*
Saint Paul's Cemetery
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Jun 27, 2009
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