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Pvt Christopher Columbus Dewees

Pvt Christopher Columbus Dewees

Birth
Parchment Valley, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA
Death 21 Jan 1919 (aged 76)
Red House, Putnam County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Leon, Mason County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 87983880 · View Source
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Father: Isaac Updegrove Dewees
Mother: Mary Margaret Board McClain
Spouse: Christina Anne Conway
children:
(1)Emanuel Winfield Dewees
(2)Margaret Elizabeth Dewees
(3)Denora Jane Dewees
(4)Lenora Anne Dewees and,
(5)Fredrick Sylvester Dewees
Enlisted into Co F 7th West Virginia Cavalry on 28 Aug 1863, in Parkersburg, WV (Wood Co.); transferred to Co G 7th West Virginia Cavalry; WIA from a sabre wound to the hand; and frost bitten to the hands while in service. He was discharged 01 Aug 1865.


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Gravesite Details His death record names it as Old Smith Cemetery

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  • Created by: John Dawson
  • Added: 2 Apr 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 87983880
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Christopher Columbus Dewees (10 Aug 1842–21 Jan 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 87983880, citing Smith Church Cemetery, Leon, Mason County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by John Dawson (contributor 46487722) .