Historical Rosters Database
Alexander McNutt McCorkleRoster ID 141
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1843|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Alexander McNutt McCorkle, Class of 1843: Born- ca. 1823 in Rockbridge Co., Va. Father- John McCorkle; Mother- Sarah Etchison Cunningham. Pat. Grandfather- Alexander McCorkle; Pat. Grandmother- Mildred Welch. No information on Mat. Grandparents. Never married, no children. Entered VMI July 20, 1840; Resigned Jan. 23, 1841 (probably to join the Army). Died- 184? In the Mexican War from effects of the climate. Was assigned to General Taylor's command near Montgomery|