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Col Oliver Evans Edwards
Cenotaph

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Col Oliver Evans Edwards Veteran

Birth
Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Death
21 Jun 1863 (aged 43)
Goldsboro, Wayne County, North Carolina, USA
Cenotaph
Goldsboro, Wayne County, North Carolina, USA GPS-Latitude: 35.3753718, Longitude: -77.9953284
Plot
Cenotaph. Buried in Spartanburg, S.C.
Memorial ID
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Enlisted at age 41, September 1st, 1861
Wounded May 3rd, 1863, Chancellorsville, VA
Died June 21st, 1863
Goldsboro, Wayne County, NC
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Enlisted as a Colonel.
Field & Staff SC 13th Infantry

He was from the Spartansburg District.
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Suggested edit:
He was buried in Spartanburg, SC. I read a letter, written 3 July 1863 by Mary H. Legge, about his funeral procession held in that city.

"His remains were brought home last week and interred here with military and Masonic honors. The funeral was very large."

Page 370, A World Turn Upside Down. The Palmers of South Santee 1818-1881.

Don Allen
Charleston, SC
Enlisted at age 41, September 1st, 1861
Wounded May 3rd, 1863, Chancellorsville, VA
Died June 21st, 1863
Goldsboro, Wayne County, NC
~~~~~~~~
Enlisted as a Colonel.
Field & Staff SC 13th Infantry

He was from the Spartansburg District.
~~~~~~~~

Suggested edit:
He was buried in Spartanburg, SC. I read a letter, written 3 July 1863 by Mary H. Legge, about his funeral procession held in that city.

"His remains were brought home last week and interred here with military and Masonic honors. The funeral was very large."

Page 370, A World Turn Upside Down. The Palmers of South Santee 1818-1881.

Don Allen
Charleston, SC

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  • Maintained by: Dig Up
  • Originally Created by: Bev
  • Added: Jun 29, 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/14771964/oliver_evans-edwards: accessed ), memorial page for Col Oliver Evans Edwards (9 Nov 1819–21 Jun 1863), Find a Grave Memorial ID 14771964, citing Willow Dale Cemetery, Goldsboro, Wayne County, North Carolina, USA; Maintained by Dig Up (contributor 47525629).