Dr Robert Gamble Cabell

Dr Robert Gamble Cabell

Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Death 16 Nov 1889 (aged 79)
Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Burial Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 28197361 · View Source
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Son of Gov. William Cabell and Agnes Sarah Bell Gamble. He was the grandfather of novelist James Branch Cabell. He attended the College of William & Mary, received his M.D. degree at the University of Virginia in 1833, and worked in Philadelphia and Baltimore before returning home to establish his practice. On 19 Jan 1843, he married Margaret Caskie.

Biographical information by Jeffry Burden

Robert and Margaret Cabell were the parents of 9 children:

James Caskie Cabell,
William Henry Cabell,
Robert Gamble Cabell, Jr.,
Edward Carrington Cabell,
Elizabeth Caskie Cabell Ritchie,
Arthur Gratton Cabell,
Agness Bell Cabell,
Henry Landon Cabell, and
Margaret Constance Cabell (b. 1862, md. Boykin Wright).

Gravesite Details Husband of Margaret Caskie Cabell


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 28197361
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Robert Gamble Cabell (9 Dec 1809–16 Nov 1889), Find a Grave Memorial no. 28197361, citing Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by sassytazzy (contributor 46808807) .