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Name:Elliot Lacy
Affiliation:Class of 1862
Biography & Genealogy:Elliot Lacy, Class of 1862 Born- ca. 1841 probably in Richmond, Va. Father- John A. Lacy- a merchant in Richmond, Va. Names of mother and grandparents unknown. No information on whether he was ever married or had any children. Entered VMI- July 27, 1858; Resigned Sept. 30, 1858 due to ill health and lack of funds. Career- Civil Engineer. Civil War Service- No confirmed record, though there was an Elliot Lacy who was an Asst. Inspector for the Ordnance Dept. It's uncertain as to this was the same man who attended VMI or not. Died- Aug. 1, 1872, buried in Shockoe Cemetery, Richmond, VA.
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