William Madison MONROE

William Madison MONROE

Male 1843 - 1913

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  • Name  William Madison MONROE  [1
    Born  30 Aug 1843  Bloomfield, Loudoun Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  3 Feb 1913  [1
    Person ID  I720  Munro
    Last Modified  7 May 2008 

    Father  James William MONROE,   b. 4 Jan 1821, Mountville, Loudoun Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1892 
    Mother  Caroline D. MCPHERSON,   b. 1825,   d. 1906 
    Married  19 Jul 1842  , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F333  Group Sheet

    Family  Susan Virginia JACOBS,   b. 12 Jul 1847,   d. 25 Oct 1913 
    Married  4 Mar 1868  , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    >1. George Walter MONROE,   b. 9 Dec 1868,   d. 1938
    >2. Bettie Florence MONROE,   b. 14 Nov 1871,   d. 4 Jul 1946
    >3. James Harrison MONROE,   b. 22 Mar 1875, , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1937
    >4. Daisy Blanch MONROE,   b. 25 Sep 1876,   d. 21 Feb 1924
    >5. Susan Elizabeth MONROE,   b. 4 Nov 1878,   d. 8 Jun 1954
    >6. William Madison MONROE, Jr.,   b. 29 Jan 1880, , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922
    >7. Mariah Myrtle MONROE,   b. 30 Jul 1882,   d. 1953
     8. Eva Lorene MONROE,   b. 20 Nov 1883,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F332  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • William was born at his parents home in Bloomfield, Virginia.

      In Aug 1862, he enlisted at Unison, Virginia in the Confererate Army and was assigned to Company H, First Virginia Cavalry. He was wounded at Fort Carnevon and sufferend from this wound until his death in 1913. He was paroled at White's Ferry on 8 May 1865.

      William was a member of Clinton Hatcher Camp, United Confederate Veterans in Leesburg, Virginia.

      After his marriage to Susan Jacobs, they lived and managed the farm that belonged to his wife's grandmother, Jane Plaster. They had thirteen children.

      William was appointed as Superintendent of the Loudoun County Alms House.

      Ref: Clan Munro files - Cones, Mona
      - DiZerega, Thomas
      "Journey From Ross-shire" by James Harrison Monroe - p. 2, 11

      Ref: Clan Munro files - Monroe, Richard Walter - "Virginia Descendants of
      Andrew Monroe" by Anne Monroe Wintzer - p. 29, 32-33

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S344] Clan Munro files - Johnson, Monroe, Monroe Johnson, Descendants of Andrew Monroe - received 22 Apr 2004 - p. 76 , 106 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S344] Clan Munro files - Johnson, Monroe, Monroe Johnson, Descendants of Andrew Monroe - received 22 Apr 2004 - p. 106 (Reliability: 3).