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Name:Charles Eugene Adkisson
Affiliation:Class of 1866
Biography & Genealogy:Charles Eugene Adkisson, Class of 1866: Genealogy: Born- March 22, 1847 at Mount Laurel, Halifax Co. Va. Father- Issac Adkisson; Mother- Isabella Callahan. Pat. Grandfather- Issac Adkisson; Pat. Grandmother- [given name unknown] Brooks. Mat. Grandfather- James Callahan; Mat. Grandmother- Nancy Murphy. Married- Nannie Owen, daughter of Dick Owen of Clarksville, Mecklenburg Co. Va. No children. Wife died after only one year of marriage. VMI Record: Entered VMI- Aug. 12, 1862; Dismissed Jan. 10, 1863 for excessive demerits. Military Record: Enlisted Nov. 11, 1863 at Richmond as Private in Capt. R. M. Anderson's Co. Va. Light Artillery (1st Co. Richmond Howitzers); on clothing issue roll Dec. 31, 1863. Careers: Farmer; Merchant. Died- Nov. 10, 1923.
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