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CPT Archibald Christian “Archer” Bankhead

CPT Archibald Christian “Archer” Bankhead

Birth
Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Death 14 Nov 1911 (aged 78)
Pike County, Missouri, USA
Burial Eolia, Pike County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 73470438 · View Source
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Born in Albemarle County, Virginia in 1833, moved with his family to northeastern Missouri in the 1830's where they settled near Prairieville in Pike County. Bankhead and his brother-in-law, Edward B. Hill formed companies in the Louisville area of Pikes County. His family lost most of their holdings during the civil war due to federal confiscation. His brother, Thomas Randolph Bankhead died in a federal prison camp. He returnd to Pike County after the war and died in 1911.

Archer was also 2nd GGrandson to President Thomas Jefferson and 8th GGrandson of Pocahontas.



Inscription

CAPT CO B 2 MO INF CONFEDERATE STATE ARMY


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  • Created by: Ron Mac
  • Added: 16 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 73470438
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CPT Archibald Christian “Archer” Bankhead (15 Sep 1833–14 Nov 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 73470438, citing Saint Johns Episcopal Church Cemetery, Eolia, Pike County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Ron Mac (contributor 46931715) .