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Robert Archer

Birthplace: Norfolk, Virginia, United States
Death: May 19, 1877 (82)
Richmond, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Richmond, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Edward Archer and Unknown Archer
Husband of Private
Father of Robert samuel Archer and Sarah Elizabeth Anderson

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About Robert Archer

Robert Archer became superintendent of the Armory Iron Company in Richmond, Virginia in 1848, and in 1859, with his son-in-law, Joseph Reid Anderson, merged that company with the Tredegar Iron Company to form Joseph R. Anderson and Company, which would produce most of the heavy ordnance for the Confederacy during the Civil War.
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Robert Archer's Timeline

August 28, 1794
Norfolk, Virginia, United States
September 6, 1819
May 19, 1877
Age 82
Richmond, Virginia, United States
Richmond, Virginia, United States