★★★ -Martin, William Joseph

William Joseph Martin:
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Born: December 11, 1830
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Birthplace: Richmond Virginia
Father: Edward Fitzgerald Martin 1803 – 1860
(Buried: Shockoe Hill Cemetery Richmond Virginia)
Mother: Frances Ann Foster 1803 – 1868
(Buried: Shockoe Hill Cemetery Richmond Virginia)
1st​ Wife: Susan A. McCoy
2nd​ Wife: Letitia Coddington Costin 1841 – 1901
(Buried: Davidson College Cemetery Davidson North Carolina)
Children:
Miles Costin Martin 1866 – 1935
(Buried: Davidson College Cemetery Davidson North Carolina)
William Joseph Martin 1868 – 1943
(Buried: Davidson College Cemetery Davidson North Carolina)
Charles Wood Martin 1869 – 1872
(Buried: Davidson College Cemetery Davidson North Carolina)
Dr. Mary Turpin Martin Sloop 1873 – 1962
(Buried: Crossnore Presbyterian Church Crossnore North Carolina)
Ruth Foster Martin 1874 – 1877
(Buried: Davidson College Cemetery Davidson North Carolina)
Frank Blake Martin 1874 – 1883
(Buried: Davidson College Cemetery Davidson North Carolina)
Lucy Battle Martin Currie 1876 – 1967
(Buried: Davidson College Cemetery Davidson North Carolina)

Education:
Graduated from University of Virginia

Occupation before War:
Chemistry Professor at University of North Carolina
Chemistry Professor at Washington College

Civil War Career:
1861 – 1862: Captain of Company C 28th​ North Carolina Infantry Regt.
1862: Major of 11th​ North Carolina Infantry Regiment
1862 – 1864: Lt. Colonel of 11th​ North Carolina Infantry Regiment
Wounded in head and arm during the Battle of Bristoe Station
1864 – 1865: Colonel of 11th​ North Carolina Infantry Regiment
Wounded in thigh during the Battle of Jones Farm
1865: Surrendered at Appomattox Virginia

Occupation after War:
Chemistry Professor at University of North Carolina
Chemistry Professor at Davidson College
Vice President of Davidson College


Died:
March 23, 1896
Place of Death: Davidson North Carolina
Age at time of Death: 65 years old
Burial Place: Davidson College Cemetery Davidson North Carolina


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Location
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Before joining the University of Noth Carolina He was professor at Washington, Pennsylvania not D.C.In 1858 he was awarded an honorary Degree from Columbia College in the district of Columbia.
 
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