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Name:Charles James Kinsolving
Affiliation:Class of 1866
Biography & Genealogy:Charles James Kinsolving, Class of 1866. Genealogy: Born at Alexandria, Virginia on August 1, 1846; parents: the Revd. O. A. Kinsolving, long-time Rector of parish in Middleburg, VA, and Julia H. [maiden name not in our records]. Before entering VMI Charles was a student at the Episcopal High School in Alexandria, VA. VMI Record: Non-graduate, attended for 7 months total over a period of two academic years; entered on January 18, 1862 and resigned on August 18, 1862. Military Record, Civil War: served as a Private in Capt. R. M. Anderson's Company of Virginia Light Artillery (1st Company, Richmond Howitzers). Career: farmer, then a merchant in Washington, DC. Marriage: Rachel Clagett of Upper Marlboro, MD, in 1890; she was the daughter of Thomas Clagett; Children living in 1910: 1. Julia 2. Rachel 3. Charles James, Jr. 4. Lee (female). Residence in 1910: "The Saville", 2127 18th St. NW, Washington, DC. Died December 9, 1920.
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