John Singleton Mosby, Jr

John Singleton Mosby, Jr

Birth
Warrenton, Fauquier County, Virginia, USA
Death 26 Aug 1915 (aged 51)
Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Burial Warrenton, Fauquier County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 6154717 · View Source
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The son of the famous Confederate guerilla was a versatile newspaper man. An expert at chess and poker, as a diversion from his regular work, he wrote of those contests in the local newspaper. After graduating in Law from the University of Virginia in 1883 he went to Denver to practice for several large mining companies. He lectured in mining law at the Colorado School of Mines.

The Manassas Journal
Manassas, Prince William County, Virginia
September 3, 1915 (page 7)
John S. Mosby, jr., son of Col. Mosby, died last week at the new Emergency hospital, Washington, where he had been confined for nearly a month following an operation for an affection of the throat. Mr. Mosby was 51 years old. Mr. Mosby was born at Warrenton, Va., in December, 1863. He was a lawyer by profession and lately had been a journalist.
-- transcribed by Morgan Breeden, RELIC Volunteer, Bull Run Regional Library, Manassas, VA



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  • Created by: George Seitz
  • Added: 4 Feb 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6154717
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Singleton Mosby, Jr (8 Dec 1863–26 Aug 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6154717, citing Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, Fauquier County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by George Seitz (contributor 40539541) .