MAJ Edward Gray Pendleton

MAJ Edward Gray Pendleton

Birth
Martinsburg, Berkeley County, West Virginia, USA
Death 20 Dec 1920 (aged 75–76)
Palm Beach County, Florida, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Plot Rock Creek Lot 453 East
Memorial ID 82041068 · View Source
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Edward Gray Pendleton was a Major for the Union Army in the Civil War. He died suddenly at his winter home "Reverie", 5 Lake Trail South, Palm Beach, Florida.
He maintained homes in Augusta Springs, Va., and Atlantic City, New Jersey. His wife Emily R. Pendleton is his only survivor. His son, Edward Gray Pendleton, Jr., died at Camp Dix N.J. of the flu epidemic in 1918.

According to a letter from his brother Edmund Pendleton, E. Gray Pendlelton received a critical wound in combat with some of Early's Light Cavalry in (or near) Frederick, Maryland. According to the letter dated Oct. 28, 1864, Gray was "....not being in the Army, but having volunteered on the spur of the occasion to assist our troops in driving the enemy from Frederick City".
Contributed by: Dan Phelan


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  • Maintained by: Dan Phelan
  • Originally Created by: Loretta Castaldi
  • Added: 16 Dec 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 82041068
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for MAJ Edward Gray Pendleton (1844–20 Dec 1920), Find a Grave Memorial no. 82041068, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Dan Phelan (contributor 47709857) .