Col. Joseph Robert Cabell, (CSA)

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Col. Joseph Robert Cabell, (CSA)

Birthdate: (23)
Birthplace: Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States
Death: May 10, 1864 (23)
Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States (Killed in the Battle of Drewry's Bluff)
Immediate Family:

Son of Maj. General Benjamin W.S. Cabell, (War of 1812) and Sarah Epes Cabell
Husband of Mary Elizabeth Pothress Stith
Brother of Pocahontas Rebecca Hairston; John Roy Cabell, M.D.; Virginia J. Cabell; Brig. Gen. William Lewis Cabell, (CSA); Dr. Powhatan Bolling Cabell and 5 others

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About Col. Joseph Robert Cabell, (CSA)

Joseph Robert Cabell was a son of Gen. Benjamin W.S. Cabell, a veteran of the War of 1812. The Cabell family plot is marked by a tall brownstone column.He is buried with his brother Benjamin Edward Cabell. Joseph, like his brother Benjamin, was killed in action during the Civil War. Joseph died at the Battle of Drury's Bluff while serving as his regiment's commander.

He was a Captain in Company E, 38th Infantry Regiment VA and promoted to Colonel 11/15/1863.

He married Mary Elizabeth Irby on December 16, 1863.

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Col. Joseph Robert Cabell, (CSA)'s Timeline

May 28, 1840
Danville, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States
May 10, 1864
Age 23
Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States