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Maj Isaac Howell Carrington
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1827
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 1887
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

The son of Paul Carrington and Emma Catherine Cabell Carrington was born at Gamble's Hill, home of his grandfather Robert Gamble. Married first to Mary Claiborne Coles Carrington and then Nannie Seddon Smith Carrington. He fathered ten children between them. A Confederate Officer and lawyer in Pittsylvania County, he was in charge of raising black troops at the end of the War. Postwar he practiced law in Richmond and served on the Board of Visiters at the University of Virginia. Carrington was president of the Richmond Bar Association. His war letters are at Duke University. He served with the 38th Virginia Infantry Regiment and was imprisoned at Libby after the evacuation of Richmond. He was an Episcopalian and Mason.





 
 
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 Parents:
  Paul Sydenham Carrington (1798 - 1866)
  Emma Catherine Cabell Carrington (1808 - 1887)
 
 Spouse:
  Anne Seddon Smith Carrington (1842 - 1923)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Coles Carrington (1876 - 1950)*
 
 Siblings:
  Isaac Howell Carrington (1827 - 1887)
  Robert Gamble Carrington (1828 - 1901)*
  Abram Cabell Carrington (1830 - 1862)*
  William Allen Carrington (1830 - 1866)*
  Alexander Broadnax Carrington (1833 - 1910)*
  Edgar Wirt Carrington (1835 - 1862)*
  Louisa Cabell Carrington Venable (1837 - 1902)*
  Adeline Mayo Carrington (1839 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section E lot 61
 
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Jun 16, 2002
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