• Civil War Honor Roll, Prendergast_Joseph J

    Posted on September 1st, 2013

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    Joseph J. Prendergast

    Joseph J. Prendergast

    Born August 14, 1839 Died October 4, 1861 Place of Birth: Savannah, Georgia Buried: Place uncertain How Died: Cause uncertain Military Service: Confederacy Military Rank Held: Private Unit: Kershaw’s 2nd South Carolina Volunteers Battles/engagements: Uncertain Private Joseph J. Prendergast was born August 14, 1839 in Savannah, Georgia. He enlisted with Kershaw’s 2nd South Carolina Volunteers. […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Trammell_James Philip

    Posted on March 27th, 2013

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    James Philip Trammell

    James Philip Trammell

    James Philip Trammell (Phillip) Born March 31, 1843 Died September 18, 1912 Place of birth: near Frying Pan Buried: Oakwood Cemetery, Falls Church, VA How died: Paralysis at his home in Annandale, VA Military service: Confederacy Military rank: Private Unit: Co. B, 43rd Battalion. Virginia Cavalry (Mosby’s Rangers) Battles/engagements: Partisan warfare Awards and medals earned […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Wiley_Robert

    Posted on January 25th, 2013

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    Robert Wiley

    Robert Wiley

    Robert Wiley Born August 16, 1840 Died February 12, 1932 Place of birth: near Lorton, Fairfax County, Virginia Place of Death: Fairfax City, Virginia Buried: Fairfax City Cemetery How Died: Old age 91 Military Service: Confederacy Military Ranks: 2nd Sgt. Units: Co. K, 19th Ga. Inf. Battles/engagements – believed involved in fighting with his unit […]

  • 1-Civil War Veterans Buried in Fairfax County, Civil War Honor Roll

    Posted on December 30th, 2012

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    Civil War Veterans Buried in Fairfax County

    To commemorate the Civil War Sesquicentennial and honor the memories of our veterans, FCCPA has compiled a database of veterans buried or memorialized in our cemeteries. Included are veterans in cemeteries in Fairfax County as well as Fairfax City and Falls Church City, which were part of Fairfax County during the Civil War and through […]

  • In the News, Preston_William C, Thompson_Armistead

    Posted on November 7th, 2011

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    CNN Interview Spotlights County Civil War Veterans

    Follow link to view the CNN interview FCCPA President Mary Lipsey and a descendant of Civil War veteran Armistead Thompson are featured. They talk about two Civil War veterans who are also profiled in FCCPA’s Civil War Honor Roll: William C. Preston and Armistead Thompson

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Skinner_William Walter

    Posted on October 11th, 2011

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    William Walter Skinner

    William Walter Skinner

    William Walter Skinner Born 1838 Died May 21, 1907 Place of Birth: Washington County, VA Place of Death: Washington, D.C. Buried: Fairfax City Cemetery, Fairfax, VA How died: Suicide Military Service: Confederate Army Military ranks held: Private Units: 37th VA Infantry Battles/engagements: Second Manassas, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg The 37th Virginia was organized in Washington County, […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Saunders_John Franklin

    Posted on October 11th, 2011

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    John Franklin Saunders

    John Franklin Saunders

    John Franklin Saunders Born 1842 Died November 29, 1904 Place of Birth: VA Place of Death: VA Buried: Vale Methodist Church Cemetery, Oakton (formerly known as Vale), VA How died: Unknown Military Service: Confederate Army Military ranks held: Private Units: Company G, 8th VA Infantry Battles/engagements: Unknown John Saunders enlisted in the Confederate Army after […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Robey_Charles Ozias

    Posted on October 11th, 2011

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    Charles Ozias Robey

    Charles Ozias Robey Born 1843 Died 1891 Place of birth: Fairfax County, VA Place of death: Unknown Buried: Merrifield Cemetery, Merrifield, VA How died: Cause unknown Military Service: Confederate Army Military ranks held: Private and Corporal Units: Company G, 8th Virginia Infantry Battles/engagements: Battle of Gettysburg Although he voted against secession, Charles Ozias Robey enlisted […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Wakefield_Elhanan Winchester

    Posted on October 6th, 2011

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    Elhanan Winchester Wakefield

    Elhanan Winchester Wakefield Born July 2, 1834 Died January 1920 Place of Birth: Lawrence County, OH Place of Death: Annandale, VA How Died: Heart Condition Buried: Annandale United Methodist Church Cemetery, Annandale, VA Military Service: Union Army Military Ranks Held: Private, Sergeant Units: Companies F, K and C, California Battalion of the Second Massachusetts Voluntary […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Everett_William B

    Posted on September 17th, 2011

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    William B. Everett

    William B. Everett

    William B. Everett Born December 19, 1837 Died December 13, 1923 Place of Birth: Kent County, MD Place of Death: Fairfax, VA Buried: Fairfax City Cemetery, 10567 Main Street, Fairfax, Virginia Cause of Death: Unknown – died at home Military Service: Confederate Army Military rank held: Captain Units: Assistant Surgeon, 5th Virginia Cavalry; Assistant Surgeon, […]

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