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Andrew Cross Trippe, American lawyer.

Background

Trippe, Andrew Cross was born on November 29, 1839 in Baltimore. Son of Joseph Everitt and Sarah Patterson (Cross) Trippe.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Lafayette College, 1857, A.M., 1860.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1861. Entered C.S.A., 1862, as private of infantry. Served in the Valley of Virginia.

Commissioned Lieutenant artillery and ordnance officer Maryland. Line, June 1863; wounded at Gettysburg and disabled from active service. Major general commanding Maryland. div.

U.C.V.; was colonel and a.-d.-c. to governments Robert M. McLane and Henry Lloyd Maryland Home: Baltimore, Maryland.

Connections

Married Caroline Augusta McConky, November 7, 1872.

father:
Joseph Everitt Trippe

mother:
Sarah Patterson (Cross) Trippe

spouse:
Caroline Augusta McConky