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Lunsford Lindsay Lomax, American soldier. Served in United States of America as First lieutenant United States cavalry, 1856-1861.

Background

Lomax, Lunsford Lindsay was born on November 4, 1835 in Newport, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Major Mann Page and Elizabeth (Lindsay) Lomax.

Education

Preparatory education Norfolk, Virginia. Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1856.

Career

Served in United States of America as First lieutenant United States cavalry, 1856-1861. Resigned April 22, 1861. Entered Confederate service and attained the rank of major general, commanding div. of cavalry Army of Northern Virginia, until 1865.

Home: Warrenton, Va.

Membership

Served in United States of America as First lieutenant United States cavalry, 1856-1861.

Connections

Married Elisabeth Winter Payne, February 20, 1873.

father:
Major Mann Page Lomax

mother:
Elizabeth (Lindsay) Lomax

spouse:
Elisabeth Winter Payne