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Name:Asher Waterman Harman
Affiliation:Class of 1872
Biography & Genealogy:Asher Waterman Harman, Jr. Class of 1872: Born- Sept. 6, 1850 in Staunton, Va. Father- Michael Garber Harman- Col. of 52nd Va. Infantry, C.S.A. and Quartermaster at Staunton during the Civil War; On VMI Board of Visitors 1866-67; died Dec. 18, 1877 at age 55. Mother- Caroline V. Stevenson. Pat. Grandfather- Lewis Harman; Pat. Grandmother- Sarah Garber. Mat. Grandfather- L. L. Stevenson; Mat. Grandmother- Elizabeth Dunlap. Married- Eugenie M. Cameron, daughter of Col. Andrew Warwick Cameron of Rockbridge Co. Va. Children- 1- Douglas Harman; 2- Eleanor Harmon Mauze, m. J. Layton Mauze; 3- Michael Harman; 4- George Harman; 5- Alexander Harman; 6- Warwick Harman; 7- Caroline Harman Berry. m. Roscoe Berry; 8- Mattie Harman White, m. Fred White; 9- Arthur Harman; 10- Lillie Harman; 11- Eugenia Harman. Entered VMI- Sept. 7, 1868; Graduated- July 4, 1872 standing 24 in a class of 35. Careers- Farmer; State Propritor; Va. State Treasurer for 30 years. Died- Apr. 11, 1917.
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