Historical Rosters Database
Marcellus Palmer ChristianRoster ID 283
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1852|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Marcellus Palmer Christina, Class of 1852. Genealogy: Born- 1830, in Appomattox Co., Va. Father- Henry A. Christian; Mother- Susan Palmer. Pat. Grandfather- Henry Christian; Pat. Grandmother- Martha Patteson. Mat. Grandfather- Elias Palmer; Mat. Grandmother- unknown. Married- Nannie R. Davis; one child- Ellen Christian. VMI Record- Matriculated on July 12, 1848 from Lynchburg, VA. Graduated on July 5, 1852. Military Record- Surgeon; C.S. Navy. Career: Doctor. Died- Nov. 19, 1879, in Lynchburg, Va.|