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Pvt Edmund Quincy Greenleaf

  • Birth 24 Apr 1829 Canton, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 14 Oct 1863 Bristow, Prince William County, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Bristow, Prince William County, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 122789663

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Æ 34 Years, 5 Months, 19 Days - Killed in action in the Battle of Bristoe Station
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Private Edmund Quincy was the sixth born child and the fourth born son of William Josephus Greenleaf Sr. and Esther Calkins.

He enlisted in the Union Army for the Civil War on 17 August 1863 in Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

He fought and died in the Battle of Bristoe Station.

The Battle of Bristoe Station was fought on October 14, 1863, at Bristoe Station, Virginia, between Union forces under Maj. Gen. Gouverneur K. Warren and Confederate forces under Lt. Gen. A.P. Hill during the Bristoe Campaign of the American Civil War. The Union II Corps under Warren was able to surprise and repel the Confederate attack by Hill on the Union rearguard, resulting in a Union victory.
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Family Members

Gravesite Details Bristow is actually spelled BRISTOE

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  • Created by: Bonnie Maskery
  • Added: 5 Jan 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 122789663
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Edmund Quincy Greenleaf (24 Apr 1829–14 Oct 1863), Find A Grave Memorial no. 122789663, citing Alabama 10th Regiment Civil War Cemetery, Bristow, Prince William County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Bonnie Maskery (contributor 47464165) .