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Halifax County, Virginia, USA

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  • Col. (CSA), Henry Eaton Coleman (1837 - 1890)
    Born at "Woodlawn" Died at "The Oaks" 12th N.C. Inf. C.S.A. Col Henry Eaton Coleman received a serious head wound in the battle at Spotsylvania, VA. (May 12, 1864) He was taken to "Oakville" to r...
  • Gen. Samuel Mays (1762 - 1816)
    He owned a large plantation about 15 miles SE of Greenwood, SC, where many slaves were buried. Without any advantages of birth of fortune, he acquired a reputable independence, and enjoyed for many yea...
  • Moses Choate (1750 - 1810)
  • Pvt. (CSA), Elisha Betts (1842 - 1911)
    From "The Religious Herald", March 9, 1911: "ELISHA BETTS Died, after a brief illness, at his home, near Smith's Cross Roads, Va., Feb. 6th, 1911, Elisha Betts, in the sixty-ninth year of his age...
  • Dr. Elthelbert Algernon Gordon Coleman (1812 - 1892)
    From The Magazine of Albermarle County History - Volume 44 - 1986 "Ethelbert Algernon Coleman was born at Woodlawn in Halifax County, Virginia on 12-Feb-1812, ninth child of the twelve children of ...

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