James Franklin McQuesten

M, #9421, b. 7 Mar 1835, d. 19 Sep 1864
Father*Henry W. McQuesten b. 14 Aug 1804, d. 24 Feb 1861
Mother*Elizabeth Wingate Chase b. 14 Sep 1801, d. 17 Nov 1886

Chronological Events

Birth*7 Mar 1835 James Franklin McQuesten was born on 7 Mar 1835 at Litchfield, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States
 He was the son of Henry W. McQuesten and Elizabeth Wingate Chase
Education*1857 James Franklin McQuesten was educated in 1857 at West Point Academy, West Point, Orange County, New York, United States
Marriage*24 Sep 1863 He married Marcia Vaness McQuesten, daughter of Edward McQuesten and Harriet E. Colby, on 24 Sep 1863 at Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States.1 
Death*19 Sep 1864 James Franklin McQuesten died on 19 Sep 1864, at age 29 , when he was killed in battle during the Civil War at the Battle of Winchester at Opequon, Frederick County, Virginia, United States.2 
Burial*1 Oct 1864 He was buried on 1 Oct 1864 at Litchfield Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Litchfield, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States.3 


Marcia Vaness McQuesten b. c Sep 1840, d. c Feb 1923


  1. [S40] State Of New Hampshire, Marriage Record - New Hampshire - Archives.
  2. [S79] Gravestones - Find-A-Grave, online findagrave.com.
  3. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Mike McKown, Highlands Ranch, Douglas County, Colorado, United States, #79`. Also check Find-A-Grave.com or Death Certificates.