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John Henshaw ClarksonRoster ID 2836
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1867|
|Biography & Genealogy:||John Henshaw Clarkson, Class of 1867: New Market Cadet; Private, Co. B. Genealogy: Born- August 23, 1846, in Essex Co., Va. Father- William J. Clarkson; Mother- Lucy Ann Cox. Pat. Grandfather- John Clarkson; Pat. Grandmother- Mary Gatewood. Mat. Grandfather- James Livingston Cox; Mat. Grandmother- Judith Brockenbrough. Married- Martha Harrison Turner, January 27, 1869. Children- 1st: James E.; 2nd: John Henshaw, Jr.; 3rd: Louise; 4th: William T.; 5th: T. Harrison; 6th: C. Chancellor Clarkson, VMI, 1915. VMI Record: Matriculated on August 12, 1863. Graduated on July 4, 1875. Careers: Merchant-Manufacturer-Orange Grower. Died- August 21, 1936.|