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Name:Francis Marion Imboden
Affiliation:Class of 1864
Biography & Genealogy:Francis Marion Imboden, Class of 1864- Born- Feb. 18, 1841 in Christians Creek Farm in Augusta Co. Va. Father- George Imboden; Mother- Isabella Wünderlich. Pat. Grandfather- John Imboden; Pat. Grandmother- unknown. Mat. Grandfather- Daniel Wünderlich; Mat. Grandmother- Susan Saunders. Married- [Nancie/Nannie?] almer of Saltville, Va. Children & Grandchildren- 1- James M. Imboden m. Mary Warwick . Issue- (no issue as of the May 26, 1926 letter written by Francis M. Imboden). 2- Isabel Wünderlich Imboden Sheen, m. Fred R. Sheen. Issue- William G. Sheen; Marian Holden Sheen; Helen Russell Sheen. 3- Carrie Manning Imboden George, m. William E. George. Issue- William E. George; James F. George; Margaret George. 4- Francis Marion Imboden, Jr. m. Elizabeth Undell. Issue- Francis Marion Imboden, III. 5- Anita Coolidge Imboden Sale m. Paul F. Sale. Issue- Nancy Ann Sale & a boy name unknown. Entered VMI- Jul 19, 1860; Resigned in April 1861 to join Confederates (marched from VMI under command of then Major Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson who was a professor at the Institute; officially enlisted in service May 1861); Made Honorary Graduate of VMI on Jun 27, 1864 Civil War Service- Capt. of 18th Va. Cavalry. Post War Career- Mining Engineer. Died- June 7, 1929 at the home of his daughter Anita Sale.
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