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Name:Mandy Taylor Wheatley
Affiliation:Class of 1857
Biography & Genealogy:Mandy Taylor Wheatley, Class of 1857: Born- May 24, 1835. Matricualted from Wheatley Mills, Va. At VMI 2 years. Military Record: Colonel, 149th Va Militia 1861. Helped raise and at Front Royal on June 17, 1861 entered Cs service with CS service with Company D, 49th Va. Unofficial source says wounded in action at First Manassas. Unofficial sources say promoted to Maj October 1861, but he seems never to have served in that capacity. Died- December 1, 1861 in Front Royal of typhoid fever.
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