Col. John Mercer Patton, Jr. (CSA)

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About Col. John Mercer Patton, Jr. (CSA)

VMI class of 1846. Lawyer, Judge and Colonel of the 21st Virginia Infantry Regiment CSA. Married (first) Sally Lindsay Taylor in 1858, (second), Lucy A. Crump.

"The bodies of all die, therefore, because of sin, and return to their dust, but the spirits of all return to God who gave them--those who are in Christ being in life, and those who are not in him being dead in "trespasses and sins," just in the same sense, and from the same cause, that they were dead before their bodies returned to the dust." - John Mercer Patton Jr.

Born May 9, 1826 at Culpeper, Virginia; graduate, VMI Class of 1846, standing 8th out of 14; lawyer and judge; Colonel, 21st Virginia Infantry Regiment, CSA; married (first) Sally Lindsay Taylor in 1858, (second), Lucy A. Crump; he died at Ashland, Virginia, October 9, 1898.

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Col. John Mercer Patton, Jr. (CSA)'s Timeline

May 9, 1826
Culpepper Co., VA
August 30, 1859
Louisa, Virginia, United States
April 19, 1861
Louisa, Virginia, United States
February 7, 1863
Richmond, Virginia, United States
December 25, 1864
Albemarle, Virginia, United States
November 20, 1866
Albemarle, Virginia, United States
February 18, 1869
Lindsay, Albemarle, Virginia, United States
April 3, 1871
Louisa, Virginia, United States
October 1872
Louisa, Virginia, United States