Edward Hughes Vontress

Kentucky, USA
Death 17 Jun 1864 (aged 38–39)
Louisiana, USA
Burial Non-Cemetery Burial, Specifically: Was buried on his brother's plantation near Alexandria, Louisiana
Memorial ID 66777956 · View Source
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25th June 1864. . . . The little woman rode down to Mother's to see her cousin John Connally [SIC] who has just returned from the Army. he reports that Capt. Vontress was killed on the 17th inst. by lightning as well as the horse upon which he was riding while bearing a dispatch from his general officer. he was acting at the time as aid de campe. . . . from the Journal of James Madison Hall . . .
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  • Created by: BeNotForgot
  • Added: 11 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 66777956
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Hughes Vontress (1825–17 Jun 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 66777956, ; Maintained by BeNotForgot (contributor 46974545) Non-Cemetery Burial, who reports a Was buried on his brother's plantation near Alexandria, Louisiana.