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BG Charles Walker Raymond

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BG Charles Walker Raymond

Birth
Connecticut, USA
Death
3 May 1913 (aged 71)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial
West Point, Orange County, New York, USA
Plot
Section XXVIII, Row B, Site 9
Memorial ID
34195960 View Source

Raymond, Charles Walker, c.1842 born in Connecticut, son of Robert and Mary A. Pratt Ray-mond; June 23, 1865 graduated from West Point (1/68) and appointed 1stlt., Corps of Engineers; 1866 married Clara Wise (c.1842 born in New York); March 21, 1867 capt. 1871-1878 assistant pro-fessor at West Point; 1874-1875 commanded American expedition to Tasmania to observe transit of Venus; 1878-1881 practical military engineering instructor at West Point; 1879-1881 superintendent of construction of cadet hospital and barracks extension; Feb. 20, 1883 maj. May 18, 1898 ltcol. briggen. 1904 retired; May 3, 1913 died at Washington, D. C. and buried at West Point; Children: Allen D. Ray-mond, July 20, 1867 born; William W. Raymond, c.1869 born in New York, Robert R. Raymond, John C. Raymond, Marion Helen Raymond June 17, 1877 born at West Point, N. Y. and June 1, 1899 married Charles Franklin Iszard (Sept. 10, 1872 born at Mullica Hill, N. J.-Jan. 23, 1934 died); (grand-father of R. R. Raymond, Jr., A. D., M. B. and C. W. Raymond, great grandfather R. I. McFadden, A. D. Raymond III, C. L., J. A., W. M. and J. W. Raymond, gg grandfather of A. D. Raymond IV, C. A., C. L. Raymond, Jr. and W. M. Raymond, Jr.)

Raymond, Charles Walker, c.1842 born in Connecticut, son of Robert and Mary A. Pratt Ray-mond; June 23, 1865 graduated from West Point (1/68) and appointed 1stlt., Corps of Engineers; 1866 married Clara Wise (c.1842 born in New York); March 21, 1867 capt. 1871-1878 assistant pro-fessor at West Point; 1874-1875 commanded American expedition to Tasmania to observe transit of Venus; 1878-1881 practical military engineering instructor at West Point; 1879-1881 superintendent of construction of cadet hospital and barracks extension; Feb. 20, 1883 maj. May 18, 1898 ltcol. briggen. 1904 retired; May 3, 1913 died at Washington, D. C. and buried at West Point; Children: Allen D. Ray-mond, July 20, 1867 born; William W. Raymond, c.1869 born in New York, Robert R. Raymond, John C. Raymond, Marion Helen Raymond June 17, 1877 born at West Point, N. Y. and June 1, 1899 married Charles Franklin Iszard (Sept. 10, 1872 born at Mullica Hill, N. J.-Jan. 23, 1934 died); (grand-father of R. R. Raymond, Jr., A. D., M. B. and C. W. Raymond, great grandfather R. I. McFadden, A. D. Raymond III, C. L., J. A., W. M. and J. W. Raymond, gg grandfather of A. D. Raymond IV, C. A., C. L. Raymond, Jr. and W. M. Raymond, Jr.)


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