Capt Edward Payson Lawton
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
|Death||13 Dec 1862 (aged 30)
Alexandria, Alexandria City, Virginia, USA
|Burial||Robertville, Jasper County, South Carolina, USA|
|Plot||near 32.58640, -81.20003|
|Memorial ID||34315728 ·|
Evelina Loyer Davant Lawton
"He fell in the cause of lost still just
and died for me and you."
Capt. Edward P. Lawton
Fell while leading a charge
Dec. 13. 1862
Mourned with unconsoleable
Love and Sorrow.
Until the daybreak
and the shadows flee away.
In memory of
Capt. Edward Payson Lawton, C.S.A.
b. Apr. 23, 1832 d. Dec. 26, 1862
m. Evelina Loyer Davant
Mortally wounded lst battle of Fredericksburg
Led "Lawton's Charge" which excited admiration
of both Confederates and Federals. Cited for his
gallantry and courage by General Lee.
Florence Davant Lawton
Loyer Lawton Zahner
Susan Lawton Daugherty
A. Davant Lawton
Eleanor Lawton Reynolds
- Maintained by: charlott jones
- Originally Created by: Paul Tocci
- Added: 1 Mar 2009
- Find a Grave Memorial 34315728
Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Edward Payson Lawton (23 Apr 1832–13 Dec 1862), Find a Grave Memorial no. 34315728, citing Robertville Baptist Church Cemetery, Robertville, Jasper County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by charlott jones (contributor 47003358) .