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Francis Sorrel

Birthplace: San Domingo, West Indies
Death: May 05, 1870 (76-77)
Savannah, Chatham, Georgia, United States
Place of Burial: Savannah, Chatham, Georgia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Antoine Francois Sorrel des Rivieres and Agnes Eugenie Sorrel des Rivieres
Husband of Matilda Aminta Douglass Sorrel
Father of Aminta Elizabeth Douglas Mackall; Lucinda Ireland Elliott; Brig. General Gilbert Moxley Sorrel (CSA) and Capt. Alexander Claxton Sorrel (CSA)

Occupation: civil engineer
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About Francis Sorrel

norrowly escaped massacre during the slave insurrection in San Domingo following the Declaration of the Rights of Man; he fled with his father and eventually reached Baltimore - Myers p. 1682

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Francis Sorrel's Timeline

San Domingo, West Indies
January 28, 1829
Savannah, Chatham, GA, United States
February 23, 1838
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, United States
May 5, 1870
Age 77
Savannah, Chatham, Georgia, United States
beside his wife in Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, Chatham, Georgia, United States