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Naval officer

Richard Lucian Page, American naval officer.

Background

Page, Richard Lucian was born on December 20, 1807 in Fairfield, Virginia, United States. Son of William Byrd and Anne (Lee) Page.

Education

Educated Clarke Company and Alexandria, Virginia.

Career

Richard and Elizabeth (Calvert) Taylor. Entered United States Navy, 1824. Served until outbreak of Civil war.

Resigned; became brigadier general C.S.A. Took part in fight at Port Royal. Was in command Fort Morgan in Mobile Bay, when, after gallant defense, it finally fell. At close of war retired to civil life.

Vestryman and senior warden Christ Protestant Episcopal Church Home: Norfolk, Va.

Connections

Married Alexina, d.

father:
William Byrd Page

mother:
Anne (Lee) Page

spouse:
Alexina