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Name:Jacob Kent Langhorne
Affiliation:Class of 1866
Biography & Genealogy:Jacob Kent Langhorne ("Kent") born Montgomery County, Virginia, March 1, 1845; Father- John Archer Langhorne; Mother- Margaret L. Kent. Pat. Grandfather- Maurice Langhorne; Pat. Grandmother- Elizabeth Jacob Kent. Mat. Grandfather- Jacob Kent; Mat. Grandmother- Mary Buford. Matriculated at the Virginia Military Institute August 1862 as a member of the Class of 1866; left VMI February 1863 and enlisted Company C, 2nd Virginia Cavalry Regiment; killed at Brandy Station, June 9, 1863; buried in Crockett-Kent graveyard near Shawsville, Virginia. Brother of Maurice D. Langhorne, Class of 1867.
Photograph:No digital image available
Additional Online Resources:Jacob Kent Langhorne Civil War Papers