Rear Adm. Beverly Mosby Coleman

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Beverly Mosby Coleman

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Watson E Coleman and Victoria Stuart Coleman
Husband of Eleanor Parrish Coleman
Father of Victoria Mosby Coleman
Brother of Pauline Mosby Blackwell

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About Rear Adm. Beverly Mosby Coleman


Jan. 9, 1899

Washington District of Columbia District Of Columbia, USA


Aug. 21, 1993

Rear Admiral Beverly Mosby Coleman was the son of Victoria Stuart Mosby Coleman (buried at this cem), and Eugene "Watson" Coleman.

He married Eleanor Parrish Snyder (buried at this cem.) in 1919 in Washington, DC; they had the following children: Charles Parrish Coleman, and Victoria Mosby Coleman Fuller b. 29 Aug 1939, d. 06 May 1974 (buried at this cem.).

Beverly graduated from the US Naval Academy in 1922 and culminated his Naval career as a Rear Admiral.

  • He was close to his grandfather, Col. John Singleton Mosby (buried at this cem.), although he was only a teenager when his grandfather died. Admiral Coleman gave help to Virgil Carrington Jones when he was writing his seminal work on Col., Mosby, published in 1944 and later authors, including local researchers Tom Evans and the late Jim Moyer. He was an active member of the Stuart Mosby Society and a frequent lecturer on his grandfather.
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Rear Adm. Beverly Mosby Coleman's Timeline

January 9, 1899
August 29, 1939
Age 40
August 21, 1993
Age 94