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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1865

Vol. III
p51
2089

(Born Pa.)

Charles P. Smith

(Ap'd Pa.)

43

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1861, to June 23, 1865, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., 17th Infantry, June 23, 1865.

First Lieut., 17th Infantry, June 23, 1865.

Served: in garrison at Hart Island, N. Y., Oct., 1865, to Apr., 1866; on frontier duty at Galveston, Tex., Apr. to Nov., 1866, — and at San

(Transferred to 35th Infantry, Sep. 21, 1866)

Antonio, Tex., Nov., 1866, to Nov. 27, 1867; on leave of absence, Nov. 27, 1867, to Feb. 19, 1868; on frontier duty at San Antonio, Tex.,

(Captain, 35th Infantry, Jan. 30, 1869)

to June 5, 1869, — San Antonio Arsenal, to Nov. 24, 1869, — and San Antonio, Tex., to Dec. 1, 1870.

Honorably Discharged, at his own Request, Dec. 1, 1870.

Civil History. — Civil Engineer, San Antonio, Texas.

Vol. IV
p154
[Supplement, Vol. IV: 1890‑1900]

Civil History. — Unknown.

Vol. V
p123
[Supplement, Vol. V: 1900‑1910]

Civil History. — From Dec. 1, 1870 to July, 1873, successful planter in Wilson Co., Texas. — From July, 1873 to Dec., 1874, Chief Examiner of all field notes of public locations in District Surveyor's Office of Bexar District (including all of South and West Texas). — From Dec., 1874 to Feb. 1, 1881, Civil Engineer and Surveyor at San Antonio, Tex. — From Feb. 1, 1881 to Mar. 1, 1884, City Engineer of San Antonio, Tex. — From March 1, 1884 to June, 1885, Civil Engineer and Superintendent of new iron bridges in Bexar Co. — From 1885 to 1908, in real estate business in San Antonio, Tex., involving the care of large, improved estates. — Residence, 417 Navarro St., San Antonio, Tex.

Vol. VI
p113
[Supplement, Vol. VI: 1910‑1920]

(Charles Phillips Smith, Born Sept. 19, 1844.)

Military History. —

Captain, 35th Infantry, Jan. 30, 1869.

Honorably Discharged, at His Own Request, Dec. 1, 1870.

Civil History. — Successful planter in Wilson Co., Texas, Dec. 1, 1870, to July, 1873; Chief Examiner of all field notes of public locations in District Surveyor's Office of Bexar District, including all of South and West Texas, July, 1873, to December, 1874; at San Antonio, Texas, Civil Engineer and Surveyor, December, 1874, to Feb. 1, 1881; City Engineer of San Antonio, Feb. 1, 1881, to March 1, 1884; Civil Engineer and Superintendent of new iron bridges in Bexar County, March 1, 1884 to June, 1885; at San Antonio, in real estate business involving the care of large, improved estates, 1885 to 1914, when he retired from active business.

Residence, 1617 Jones Avenue, San Antonio, Texas.

Vol. VII
p79
[Supplement, Vol. VII: 1920‑1930]

Military History. —

Captain, 35th Infantry, Jan. 30, 1869.

Honorably Discharged, at His Own Request, Dec. 1, 1870.

Died, Mar. 18, 1923, at San Antonio, Tex.: Aged 79.

Buried, San Fernando Cemetery #1, San Antonio, TX.


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