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Greenfield QuarlesRoster ID 881
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1870|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Greenfield Quarles, Class of 1870: Genealogy: Born- April 1, 1847 in Christian Co. KY Father- John Nicholas Quarles; Mother- Penelope J. Brunson Pat. Grandfather- Garrett Minor Quarles; Pat. Grandmother- Mary Poindexter Mat. Grandfather- Jesse Atherton Brunson; Mat. Grandmother- Louise Shelby. Brother of John Minor Quarles, Class of 1870, who died at VMI in 1868. Married- Ida Gist Children- 1 daughter, Mrs. Cadwalker L. Polk, Jr. [given name unknown] Civil War Service: On staff of Gen. W.A. Quarles, C.S.A. VMI Record: Entered VMI- Aug. 21, 1866; Graduated- July 4, 1870 standing 44 in class of 52 Founded Sigma Nu Fraternity Jan. 1, 1869 Careers: Lawyer; State Senator; Judge; Banker Died- Jan. 14, 1921|