Joseph Snider
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin
N 39° 40.204 W 079° 55.162
17S E 592685 N 4391696
Quick Description: A sign telling us how Joseph Snider served his country.
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 3/19/2019 5:24:54 AM
Waymark Code: WM10851
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
Views: 1

Long Description:
Joseph Snider

Born in Monongalia County in 1827, he was a delegate to the First and Second Wheeling Conventions and a member of the Restored Government of Virginia. appointed colonel of the 7th WV Infantry in 1862, he was wounded at Fredericksburg. In late 1863, he was given command of the 4th WV Cavalry. He served several terms in the legislature after the war. Snider died January 8, 1904.
Marker Number: None on sign

Marker Title: Joseph Snider

Marker Location: RT 19

County or Independent City: Monongalia

Web Site: [Web Link]

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Archives and History, 2016

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