Maj. Robert Stinson Lacey, (USA)

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Maj. Robert Stinson Lacey, (USA)

Birthplace: Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio, United States
Death: May 06, 1915 (82)
Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Stinson Lacey and Anna Janette Lacey
Brother of Elizabeth Lacey; William Bernard Lacey, Sr.; Jesse Hoyt Lacey; Maj. Henry Brush Lacey, (USA); John S. Lacey and 3 others

Occupation: Lawyer
Managed by: Private User
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About Maj. Robert Stinson Lacey, (USA)

Evening Star" (D.C.), 9 May 1915, page 17

Funeral services for the late Maj. Robert S. Lacey, at Arlington national cemetery, Friday, were under the direction of the B. B. French Lodge, F. A. A. M., and Burnside Post, G. A. R. Maj. Lacey was one of the oldest members of the B. B. French Lodge and of Mount Vernon Chapter. He was a charter member of Burnside Post, and for many years an officer.

Maj. Lacey was a member of the District bar. In 1869 he founded a law firm. He was in intimate acquaintance of the late President McKinley.

Appointed from Ohio as captain and assistant quartermaster of volunteers, June 30, 1864, he was mustered out July 15, 1866. During the first part of his service he served at Washington under Brig. Gen. D. H. Rucker. October 14, 1865, was assigned to duty with the 3d Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Army of West Virginia, and participated in the reconnaissance of that brigade in the in the battle of Cedar Creek.

He was assigned to various duties and by recommendation of the adjutant general was promoted to the rank of major, United States Volunteers, in 1867, for faithful and meritorious services during the war.

He had never married. His nearest relatives in this vicinity who survive him are Mrs. S. Lacey Johnston, at the Virginia home, and A. B. Lacey, residing at Wardman Courts. The late Representative John F. Lacey of Iowa was a cousin.

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Maj. Robert Stinson Lacey, (USA)'s Timeline

September 22, 1832
Cadiz, Harrison County, Ohio, United States
May 6, 1915
Age 82
Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, United States
Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, United States