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Alsop Family of Spotsylvania County

William Samuel Alsop (Jan. 1838?-6 Jan 1913) and George Edward Alsop (30 Jul. 1839-10 Nov. 1907) were sons of Joseph M. Alsop (1805-1872) and his wife, Sarah Ann French (1816-1886), who had married in March 1837. This family of Alsops owned a … Continue reading

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Zebulon Montgomery Pike Anderson (15 Aug. 1828-8 Dec. 1853)

Zebulon M. P. Anderson was the son of Dr. John M. Anderson, and his first wife, Ann Eliza Alsop (d. 20 Jul. 1830), of Spotsylvania County, Virginia. In 1828-29, Samuel Alsop of Fredericksburg, Virginia–Ann Eliza’s father–built Kenmore Woods (also called … Continue reading

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Arthur Howson Hooe Bernard (16 Oct. 1808-1891)

Arthur H. H. Bernard was born in Spotsylvania County, VA, the son of William Bernard (1770-1841) and his second wife, Elizabeth “Fanny” (Hooe) Fauntleroy Bernard (1774-1870). William Bernard’s father, also William Bernard, fought in the Revolution, and trained the future … Continue reading

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James Edgar Marshall (7 Aug. 1807-3 Nov. 1825)

James Edgar Marshall was the son of Horace (ca. 1781-1828?) and Elizabeth (Heiskell) Marshall (ca. 1787-1828) of Fredericksburg, VA. James attended the University of Virginia in session 1 (1825). In the Matriculation Books, his name is given as “John E. … Continue reading

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