Prominent planter in Prince George County, Virginia and a surgeon in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.- Richard Eppes
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County located in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Richard Eppes – Planter and surgeon in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War; resided at Appomattox Manor.
Former plantation house in Hopewell, Virginia, United States.
In 1861 Appomattox Plantation was owned by Dr. Richard Eppes.
Cavalry regiment raised in Tidewater and Southside Virginia for service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.
Confederate surgeon and Civil War diarist Dr. Richard Eppes initially served with the 3rd Virginia cavalry, before furnishing a substitute to complete his term of service.
Independent city surrounded by Prince George County and the Appomattox River in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Grant's headquarters, which President Lincoln visited, were located at Appomattox Manor, one of the three plantations of Richard Eppes, who cultivated wheat and other grains and held 130 slaves at the beginning of the war.
Series of battles around Petersburg, Virginia, fought from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865, during the American Civil War.
Grant made his headquarters in a cabin on the lawn of Appomattox Manor, the home of Dr. Richard Eppes and the oldest home (built in 1763) in what was then City Point, but is now Hopewell, Virginia.