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James Dunlop MoncureRoster ID 1695
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1864|
|Biography & Genealogy:||James Dunlop Moncure, Class of 1864: Genealogy: Born- Aug. 2, 1842 in Richmond, Va. Father- Henry Wood Moncure; Mother- Catherine Cary Ambler. Pat. Grandparents- unknown. Mat. Grandfather- John Ambler; Mat. Grandmother- Lucy Marshall. Married- 1st- Annie Patterson McCew, daughter of Dr. J.B. McCew; 2nd- Blanche Trenillion, daughter of Capt. C.B. Trenillion. Children- (From 1st Marriage) 1- Gabriella Brooke Moncure; 2- James Dunlop Moncure; 3- William Patterson Moncure; (From 2nd Marriage) 4- Blanche Elbert Moncure; 5- Henry Trenillion Moncure; 6- Mary Cary Moncure. VMI Record: Entered VMI- Oct. 4, 1860; left after one year to join Confederate States Army; made Honorary Graduate of the Class of 1864 on July 2, 1869. Attended University of Virginia 1861-62; 1866-67. Received degree from Medical College of Va. in 1867. Military Record: Served as Drill Master for VMI Corps of Cadets stationed in Richmond in the Spring of 1861; Enlisted April 23, 1862 at Bowling Green, Va. as Private in Co. B, 9th Va. Cavalry; Paroled at Ashland, Va. May 2, 1865. Careers: Physician. Adjutant faculty at Medical College of Virginia; Superintendent of Eastern Lunatic Asylum in 1884. Died- Nov. 10, 1898 in Williamsburg, Va. Buried at Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Va.|