Lieut Nicholas N Snowden

Lieut Nicholas N Snowden

Montpelier, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA
Death 6 Jun 1862 (aged 34)
Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, Virginia, USA
Burial Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Plot Confederate Hill, E-55
Memorial ID 11862287 · View Source
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Co. D First Maryland Infantry. He was born to Nicholas Snowden and Elizabeth Thomas Warfiels at Montpelier Manor" in Laurel, Prince George's, MD and killed at Harrisonburg, VA.

Married Henrietta Stabler on 28 May 1850 in Philadelphia.

At the time of his death his rank was 2nd Lt but was posthumously elevated to Major by General Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson.

He was originally buried in Union Church Cemetery in Cross Keys, VA but in 1884 his body and tombstone were moved to the Confederate Hill section of the Loudon Park Cemetery in Baltimore, MD.

For those seeking more information:
A more complete bio sketch of Nicholas Snowden can be found at the Snowden and Warfield Family Genealogy Website.

A treatise: The Life and Times of Lt. Nicholas N. Snowden, CSA by James E. Bebermeyer is also available.

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Co.D, 1st MD Inf.

Gravesite Details 3rd Lt., Co. D, 1st Md. Inf. b. Md. 4/7/38. Att. Georgetown U. Farmer, "Avondale," Laurel, Prince George's Co., Md. 1860 census. Ent. Harpers Ferry 6/1/61. Present through 6/30/61 and 9-12/61. Paid 2/15/62 and 3/15/62. KIA Harrisonburg 6/6/62. '... p



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