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 Abraham Zabriskie

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Abraham Zabriskie

Original Name Abram Zabriskie
Birth
Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, USA
Death 24 May 1864 (aged 23)
Chesapeake, Northampton County, Virginia, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Lot 14954, Section 32
Memorial ID 8435149 View Source
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Civil War Union Army Officer. He served as a colonel in the 9th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry. He fought in the Richmond Campaign and the Wilderness Campaign and died at Chesapeake in the U.S. Army Hospital Fortress Monroe, Virgina on May 24, 1864 of wounds received in action at the Battle of Drury's Bluff, Virgina. On June 15, 1864 in honor of the memory of the colonel the battery and redoubt on Cobb's Hill near signal tower was named Redoubt Zabriskie, Ninth New Jersey Volunteers. His father Abraham Oothout Zabriskie was a State Senator from New Jersey.

Bio by: Gregory Speciale


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Gregory Speciale
  • Added: 24 Feb 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8435149
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8435149/abraham-zabriskie : accessed ), memorial page for Abraham Zabriskie (18 Feb 1841–24 May 1864), Find a Grave Memorial ID 8435149, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .