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John Dunovant
Birth: Mar. 5, 1825
Chester
Chester County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1864
Petersburg
Petersburg City
Virginia, USA

Brigadier General, Confederate States Army. Served in the Mexican War. Promoted to Brigadier General on August 22, 1864. He was killed in action on the Vaughan Road south of the James River. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Dunovant (1787 - 1855)
 
 Siblings:
  Alexander Quay Dunovant (1815 - 1868)*
  Robert Gill Mills Dunovant (1821 - 1898)*
  John Dunovant (1825 - 1864)
  Margaret Dunovant (1826 - 1919)*
  Thomas Jefferson Dunovant (1828 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Killed in action
 
Burial:
Dunovant Family Burying Ground
Chester
Chester County
South Carolina, USA
 
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Record added: May 24, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 9498
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- Crystal Lane
 Added: Oct. 20, 2014
Patriotic Southerner gave his life for his Country. Be at Peace!
- Pipedreamer
 Added: Oct. 1, 2014
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: Jul. 7, 2014
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