Capt Robert William Pinckney Tompkins

Capt Robert William Pinckney Tompkins

Edgefield County, South Carolina, USA
Death 17 Sep 1862 (aged 27)
Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Parksville, McCormick County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 60021542 · View Source
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#8095 in Clan of Tomkyns Vol III
Company B, Hampton's Legion
South Carolina, died at
Sharpsburg, Maryland, Sept. 17, 1862

Lived at Homestead Plantation just south of Parksville.
Parksville before 1882 was called Parks Store and before 1912 was in Edgefield County.

Col James Stephen Tompkins 1798–1864
Huldah Lavicia Hill 1796–1868

Major Stephen Samuel Tompkins 1819-1909
James Laurence Tompkins 1821–1885
Thomas Simon Tompkins 1822–1845
Dr Henry Wilson Tompkins 1825–1887
Col John Warren Tompkins 1826–1887
Mary Ann Elizabeth Tompkins 1828-1830
Richard Augustus Tompkins 1832–1867
Dr Franklin Abel Tompkins 1835–1888

The Hampton Legion (Infantry) were
engaged in the following battles:
Gaines' Mill 27 June, 1862
Malvern Hill 1 July, 1862
Freeman's Ford 22 August, 1862
2nd Manassas Virginia, 28 - 30 August 1862
South Mountain Virginia 14 September 1862
Sharpsburg Maryland, 17 September, 1862

Company B--Watson Guards Officers
Tompkins, R. A. Captain
Bouknight, B. J. 2nd Lieut.
Price, T. D.
Nicholson, A. R. Corp'l.
Lites, T. D.


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  • Added: 12 Oct 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 60021542
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Robert William Pinckney Tompkins (9 Dec 1834–17 Sep 1862), Find a Grave Memorial no. 60021542, citing Tompkins Homestead Plantation Cemetery, Parksville, McCormick County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by RF (contributor 47076918) .