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Gen James Boggs

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Gen James Boggs

Birth
Ireland
Death 28 Jan 1862 (aged 65)
Pendleton County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Franklin, Pendleton County, West Virginia, USA
Plot mid cemetery
Memorial ID 17696677 View Source
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Brigadier General James Boggs commanded the 18th Brigade of the Virginia Militia, CSA. He was under the direct command of General Stonewall Jackson. His brigade saw action in the lower Shenandoah and South Branch Valleys in 1861 and 1862. The Pendleton County Militia and the 46th Virginia were regiments of this brigade. He was married to Margaret Kee in Pendleton County on June 24, 1823. Boggs returned to Franklin, WV due to failing health, and died there in January, 1862.



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  • Created by: Janet Greentree
  • Added: 26 Jan 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 17696677
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/17696677/james-boggs : accessed ), memorial page for Gen James Boggs (18 Apr 1796–28 Jan 1862), Find a Grave Memorial ID 17696677, citing Mount Hiser Cemetery, Franklin, Pendleton County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Janet Greentree (contributor 5502422) .