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 Thomas Algeo Rowley

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Thomas Algeo Rowley

Birth
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 14 May 1892 (aged 83)
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section 7, Lot 102
Memorial ID 5894587 View Source
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Civil War Union Brigadier General. Born in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, he entered the US Army as 2nd Lieutenant in the Pennsylvania Volunteers and served in the Mexican War. At the start of the Civil War, he was clerk of the courts for Alleghany County when commissioned a Major in the 13th Pennsylvania Volunteers. Promoted Colonel of the 102nd Pennsylvania Volunteers, he distinguished himself at the Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia, was promoted Brigadier General in November, 1862 and resigned his commission in December, 1864. After the war, he was United States Marshal for the western district of Pennsylvania.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 26 Oct 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 5894587
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/5894587/thomas-algeo-rowley : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Algeo Rowley (5 Oct 1808–14 May 1892), Find a Grave Memorial ID 5894587, citing Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .