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Charles Anderson EllettRoster ID 3111
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1868|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Charles Anderson Ellett, Class of 1868: Genealogy: Born- ca. 1848 in Richmond, Va. Father- Charles C. Ellett of King William Co. Va.; Mother- Susan Burles of Louisa Co. Va. Pat. Grandfather- Dabney Ellett; Pat. Grandmother- Susan Neole. Mat. Grandparents- unknown. Married- Addie Moody on Dec. 6, 1876. Children- 1- Charles Crittenden Ellett; 2- Daisy Moody Ellett, who became Mrs. E. H. Terrell; 3- John Anderson Ellett. VMI Record: Entered VMI- Dec. 24, 1864; Graduated July 4, 1868 standing 6th in a class of 11. Military Record: May have served in the 1st Va. State Reserves (2nd Class Militia; formerly 1st Battalion, 2nd Class Militia City of Richmond) before entering VMI; Served with VMI Corps of Cadets in the trenches of Richmond, Va. until the Corps was disbanded on April 2, 1865; listed as "C. A. Ellett" Private, Co. C, 44th Va. Regiment on May 1, 1865 list of parolees. Careers: Teacher; physician; Captain and Asst. Professor of Tactics at VMI from 1868-69; Dentist in Richmond, Va.; Member of the A. T. O. Fraternity. Died- June 22, 1880 in Richmond, Va.|