Friday, July 19, 2013

Friday's Father

John Patton Wilson (my husband's great-grandfather) - Last Surviving Member of the Confederate Army in Washington County, Virginia

John P. Wilson
Last surviving Confederate Veteran of Washington County,
at the age of 97, died at the home of his daughter, Mr. Oscar Butt,
Oak Street, Monday afternoon.

Photo found in the same folder as the obituaries;
Washington County, VA Historical Society 
John Patton Wilson
Co D 22 VA Cav
Civil War
Oct 24, 1844 - Mar 2, 1942

Wyndale Cemetery, Washington County, Virginia

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