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 Lemuel Rufus Wingfield

Lemuel Rufus Wingfield

Birth
Death 11 Jan 1892 (aged 56)
Burial Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 6627143 · View Source
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The son of Samuel and Judith Stanley Wingfield was a Richmond factory manager when the war came. He enlisted with the First Virginia in 1861 and was wounded at Second Manassas. He came back and was severely wounded in the chest at Gettysburg. After being treated in a Gettysburg field hospital, he was transported to DeCamp Hospital in New York and exchanged in September. He returned to his unit and served until the end, surrendering at Appomattox. He went back to business in Richmond, grocery and tobacco.


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  • Created by: George Seitz
  • Added: 22 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6627143
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lemuel Rufus Wingfield (5 May 1835–11 Jan 1892), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6627143, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by George Seitz (contributor 40539541) .