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Judith Ann Robertson Foster letter

Label
Judith Ann Robertson Foster letter, 1918 Aug
Title
Judith Ann Robertson Foster letter
Inclusive dates
1918 Aug
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reminiscences, August 1918, of Judith Ann Robertson Foster (1845-1924) of Richmond, Virginia, detailing her life in Chesterfield County, Virginia, during the Civil War, including the siege of Petersburg and the occupation of Richmond by Union troops. Foster also mentions her marriage to Eldridge Marcellus Foster (1841-1907) and the births of their children. Reminiscences are a transcribed copy
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Action
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  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Judith Ann Robertson was born 11 March 1845 in Chesterfield County, Virginia, to Moses M. Robertson (1816-1858) and Judith Ann Nunally Robertson (1815-1898). Robertson married Eldridge Marcellus Foster (1841-1907) 7 June 1866, and they had seven children, only three of whom reached adulthood. Judith Ann Foster died in Richmond, Virginia, 19 December 1924 and was buried in Hollywood Cemetery.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Judith Ann Robertson Foster letter
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
6
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Weisiger, Minor T.
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001733989
Reproduction note
Photocopy.
Type of unit
leaves

Library Locations

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