General David Rumph Jones (CSA)

Started by Donald S. Nothem on Wednesday, March 30, 2011


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3/30/2011 at 8:03 PM

Born, 5 april 1825, Died, Jan 15 1863. Aged 37
Married to Sara Taylor
Confederate troops met Union Troops at Antietam, 17 Sept 1862 Where his Union Army, Brother-In-Law Colonel Henry Walter Kingsbury met unknownly at the Burnside bridge and was Mortally wounded 4 times by General Jones troops. Henry Kingsbury was married to Eva Taylor.
From what I have read in my research General David Jones after hearing the news that night of the 17th of Sept 1862, that Colonel Henry Kingsbury died he lost his will to lead and fight and died only 4 months later.
Learning alot of family history and connections this winter. I decend from the Kingsburys and am Retired Military,

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