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Richmond Whig
Richmond Whig
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Description: Deaths: Six Children of George Wine – Cabell - Fontaine

Date: August 26 1862

Newspaper published in: Richmond, VA

Page/Column: 2

Deaths: Six Children of George Wine – Cabell - Fontaine

In Highland County, Virginia, June 16, 1862, John Wine, aged 9 years and 7 days; June 27, Joseph Martin Wine, aged 2 years, 5 months, and 20 days; July 3, Susannah Wine, aged 15 years, 5 months and 27 days; July 6, Barbara Wine, aged 13 years, 2 months and 15 days; July 9, George William Wine, aged 4 years, 10 months and 9 days; July 18, Solomon Wine, aged 11 years, 2 months and 15 days – all children of George Wine, formerly of Rockingham County, now of Highland. Thus in one short month have all these children, members of the same family been hurried from time to eternity by that terrible disease diphtheria. The bereaved family have the sincere sympathies of all their friends in their heavy affliction.

In Winchester, of consumption, July 1st, in her 26th year, Cornelia Cabell, fourth daughter of Patrick H. Cabell, deceased, of Lynchburg, and E. J. Cabell, now of Winchester, Va. She fell sweetly asleep in Jesus.

At Fontainebleau, King William, Virginia, on the 6th of August, Philip Aylett Fontaine, second Sergeant of King William Artillery under Captain Carter, youngest son of Rev. William Spotswood Fontaine, aged 17 years and 5 months.

Submitted: 08/26/14

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