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Clement Alexander Finley
Birth: May 11, 1797
Death: Sep. 8, 1879

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served as a Surgeon in the Pre-Civil War US Army, and as Surgeon General of the Army when the Civil War broke out in 1861. He continued in that capacity until his retirement in 1862, when other officers dealt with and improved Civil War methods of medicine. He was nonetheless brevetted Brigadier General, US Regular Army for "long and faithful services in the army". (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Finley (1752 - 1829)
 
 Spouses:
  Elisabeth Moore Finley (1812 - 1896)*
  Elizabeth Moore Finley (1817 - 1899)*
 
 Children:
  Mary McCalla Finley Flagler (1834 - 1907)*
  James Alexander Finley (1849 - 1907)*
  Walter Lowrie Finley (1857 - 1914)*
 
 Sibling:
  Martha A Finley McCalla (1792 - 1881)*
  Clement Alexander Finley (1797 - 1879)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlands Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section I, Lot 168
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Feb 08, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 20197
Clement Alexander Finley
Added by: Erin Finley
 
Clement Alexander Finley
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Clement Alexander Finley
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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Thank you, General for your medical contributions to the army in the pre and early days of our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Sep. 8, 2016

- Bunny
 Added: May. 11, 2016

- Luca Bonini
 Added: May. 11, 2016
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