Maj. Augustus Henry Drewry

Male 1817 - 1899  (82 years)


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  • Name Maj. Augustus Henry Drewry 
    Title Maj. 
    Born 1817  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Jul 1899  [1
    Notes 
    • Augustus fortified Drewry's Bluff on James River as a protection for Richmond, VA against attack by water and raised and commanded a battalion which aided in driving back the Galena and Monitor in 1862. A land battle was fought there in 1864. After the Civil War he was one of the organizers and president of the Virginia Navigation Company.
    Person ID I18045  mytree
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2017 

    Father Martin Drewry,   b. 1790, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1863  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Mildred Stevens Fox,   b. 1798, King William, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1872  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 1840  [2
    Family ID F6578  Group Sheet

    Family Lavinia E. Anderson,   b. Abt 1825 
    Married 22 Oct 1845  [3
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F6577  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p228.

    2. [S169] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online..
      Record for Mildred Stevens Fox

    3. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p227.


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