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John S. Berry

 

“Entered into this life December 7, 1841 John Scott Berry son of Lawrence M. & Ann Scott Berry Entered into life eternal Sunday morning Sept. 26, 1920  A sinner saved by grace.”  [Error for Lawrence W. Berry, his father; their tombstones are side by side.]

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ID -67



Birth -1841

Death - 1920

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Profession- Unknown

Veteran- N/A

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[1] 9/27/1921- Civil war vet died pneumonia 80th year. Served in Fredericksburg artillery Braxton’s battery. Badly wounded in battle of Fredericksburg.

Transferred to Adjutant General in Richmond and served with Judged William S. Barton. Served 35 years as deputy clerk of the Corporation Court of Fredericksburg under Robert S. Chew (Chew family served as  clerks for 99 years. Born in Scotia Building on Charles Street and later lived with cousin John F. Scott.

Vestryman at Trinity. Funeral there. Grave reserved for Berry many years earlier along side grave of father, mother, brother sister. Probably last burial at St. George’s as all available space used.

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[1] Virginia Star 9/26/1921 1×3


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Mary Harrison

 

In Memoriam Mary C. Harrison  Born July 28, 1852 Died Aug. 5, 1905  Asleep in Jesus.

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ID -57



Birth -1852

Death - 1905

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Profession- Unknown

Veteran- N/A

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[1] 8/7/1905 long illness with dropsy. Age 53. Ward and Miss May (or Mary) and Sally Goodwin. Taught Public shools many years. When local telegraphy company organized she became an operator until the sale to Bell Telephone. Funeral 11am St. Georges. Interment in the Goodwin-Smith line. Spot reserved. Last of the family to be buried here.

[2] 3rd grade teacher teacher with 27 boys & 31 girls in 1886

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[1] Virginia Star 7 Aug 1905 3x 2

[2] Fredericksburg Ledger 17 Sept 1886


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Virginia Patton

 

Virginia B. Patton wife of Anthony B. Patton  Daughter of John and Elizabeth Coakley  Died January 7, 1924.

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ID -21b



Birth -1852

Death - 1924

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Profession- Unknown

Veteran- N/A

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[1]
Titles and Terms:
Event Type:     Census
Event Date:     1900
Event Place:     ED 89 Fredricksburg city Ward Lower, Spotsylvania, Virginia, United States
Birth Date:     Jan 1852
Birthplace:     Virginia
Relationship to Head of Household:     Wife
Father’s Birthplace:     Virginia
Mother’s Birthplace:     Virginia
Race:     White
Gender:     Female
Marital Status:     Married
Years Married:     19
Marriage Year (Estimated):     1881
Mother of how many children:     0
Number of Living Children:     0
Immigration Year:
Page:     26
Sheet Letter:     A
Family Number:     542
Reference ID:     36
GS Film number:     1241734
Digital Folder Number:     004117940
Image Number:     00197
Household    Gender    Age    Birthplace
Head     Anthony Patton     M    62     Virginia
Wife      Virginia B Patton     F    48     Virginia

[2] 1/7/ Died home of friend in Batlimore, spending Christmas holiday. Daughter of John Coakley
[3] 1/8/ Funeral to be 1/9 interred by side of of Anthony Patton
[4] 1/9/ Laid to rest 1:30pm funeral

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[1]Virginia B Patton in household of Anthony Patton, “United States Census, 1900” Name: Virginia B Patton
[2] Daily Star Patton,Virginia B.  died 7 Jan 1924  1×3

[3] Daily Star Patton,Virginia B. funeral 8 Jan 1924 1×1

[4] Daily Star Patton,Virginia B. funeral  9 Jan 1924 3×4


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Anthony Patton

 

Sacred to the Memory of Anthony Buck Patton Beloved husband of Virginia B. Patton  Died Jan. 22, 1903.

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ID -21a



Birth -1838

Death - 1903

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Profession- Unknown

Veteran- N/A

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[1]Anthony Patton 1/22/1903. Died of pulmonary disease. Served as member of Braxton’s battery in the Civil war. 62 years old. always a consistent, loyal Christian died member S. George’s. Widow is daughter of John Coakley
1/23/1903. Funeral to be Sat. 3pm

[2]
Name:    Anthony Patton
Titles and Terms:
Event Type:    Census
Event Date:    1900
Event Place:    ED 89 Fredericksburg city Ward Lower, Spotsylvania, Virginia, United States
Birth Date:    Jun 1838
Birthplace:    Virginia
Relationship to Head of Household:    Head
Father’s Birthplace:    Virginia
Mother’s Birthplace:    Virginia
Race:    White
Gender:    Male
Marital Status:    Married
Years Married:    19
Marriage Year (Estimated):    1881
Mother of how many children:
Number of Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Page:    26
Sheet Letter:    A
Family Number:    542
Reference ID:    35
GS Film number:    1241734
Digital Folder Number:    004117940
Image Number:    00197
Household    Gender    Age    Birthplace
Head     Anthony Patton     M    62    Virginia
Wife     Virginia B Patton
F    48    Virginia

[3]
Son of Dr William Farley Patton and Harriet S. Buck; brother of William Farley Patton, Jr, who died in infancy in 1836.
Married Virginia B. Coakley.
Postwar, having returned to Fredericksburg, he was a merchant living at 407 Hanover Street.
Braxton’s Company, Fredericksburg Virginia Light Artillery, M. Johnson’s Brigade, Artillery, 2nd Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Residence Fredericksburg, Va.; 5′ 7″.
Enlisted on 3/8/1862 as a Private, he mustered into VA Fredericksburg Light Artillery.
Absent, sick 3/1862.
He was discharged from combat duty due to disability, chronic rheumatism, on 11/26/1862.
Serving in the 3rd Departmental Local Defense Troops, he was detailed 6/1863 Richmond, VA. as a clerk in Medical Director’s Office.

The 3rd Infantry Regiment Local Defense Troops was organized in September, 1864, from the 3rd (Departmental) Infantry Battalion Local Defense Troops. Its members were from the War Department, Post Office Department, Treasury Department, Quartermaster Department, Medical Purveyor’s Department, and men under the age of eighteen.
[4] City Weigher

Sources -

[1] Virginia Star 22 Jan 1903 3×1
[2] https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MMJJ-NM5
[3] find a grave
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=9729016
[4] Virginia Star 6/1/1895 3×2


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