★★★ CSN -Page, Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson Page:
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Born: January 4, 1808
Colonel Page.jpg

Birthplace: Shelley Plantation Glouchester County Virginia
Father: Mann Page 1766 – 1813
Mother:
Elizabeth Nelson 1770 – 1853
Wife:
Benjamina Price 1818 – 1904
(Buried: Campo Cestio Rome Italy)
Children:
Major Thomas Jefferson Page Jr. 1839 – 1864
(Buried: Campo Cestio Rome Italy)
Philip Nelson Page 1847 – 1941
(Buried: Protestant Cemetery Parana Argentina)
Mary Belle Page 1849 – 1871
(Buried: Campo Cestio Rome Italy)
Captain Frederick Mann Page 1852 – 1900
(Buried: Arlington National Cemetery Arlington Virginia)
George Blunt Page 1857 – 1930
(Buried: Campo Cestio Rome Italy)

Occupation before War:
1827 – 1861: Served in the United States Navy rising to rank of Officer

Civil War Career:
1861: Commander in the Confederate States Navy
1862: Battery Commander at Glouchester Point Virginia
1862: Colonel of Provisional Army of the Confederate States
1862 – 1863: Battery Commander at Drewry's Bluff Virginia
1863 - 1865: Captain in the Confederate States Navy
Purchasing Agent for Navy Department in Europe
1865: Commander of CSS Stonewall

Occupation after War:
Cattle Rancher in Argentina
Lived in Florence and Rome Italy


Died:
October 25, 1899
Place of Death: Rome Italy
Age at time of Death: 91 years old
Burial Place: Camp Cestio Cemetery Rome Italy
 
Joined
Sep 15, 2018
Location
South Texas
Usually gentlemanrob has a photo of the person's headstone. Page's happens to be in Rome, and on it is inscribed "Thomas Jefferson Page of Virginia;Captain, U.S.N. and C.S.N.,Explorer, Christian Gentleman".
 
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