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Raine Memorial

 
 
Raine Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 26, 2007
1. Raine Monument
This 30-foot obelisk in Appomattox Court House National Historical Park marks the Raine family cemetery. At least nine members of the Raine family are buried here.
Inscription.  (Front):
Erected by
C. Hunter Raine
in loving memory of
his father Chas. J. Raine
captain of Lee Battery,
Co. A, Virginia Artillery,
C. S. A.
Killed in the Battle of
Mine Run Va.,
November 30th, 1863
and the members of
the family buried here.

(Left Side):
John F.W. Raine
Born Dec. 20, 1853
Died Oct. 5, 1861
____ Raine
daughter of
J.A. & Hannah E. Raine
Born Apr. 16, 1855
Died Aug. 16, 1856

(Back):
Sarah Ann Eliza
Wife of Robert W. Horner
Born Apr. 12, 1828
Died June 16, 1853
Charles Clifford Horner
Infant son of
Robt.
Raine Memorial - Front image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 26, 2007
2. Raine Memorial - Front
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W.& S.A.E. Horner
Died Apr. 17, 1851
Aged 7 months & 24 days
Exekiel Adelbert, son of
R.W. & S.A.E. Horner
Died Apr. 16, 1855
Aged 9 yrs., 10 mos., 21 days

(Right Side):
Ann Eliza Raine
Daughter of
Geo. W.A. & Elizabeth Raine
Born Dec. 23, 1848
Died Aug. 10, 1850
John Raine
Born Apr. 12, 1795
Died Apr. 17, 1851
Eliza D., Wife of John Raine
Born Nov. 4, 1805
Died Aug. 3, 1856

 
Erected by C. Hunter Raine.
 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1934.
 
Location. 37° 22.495′ N, 78° 48.178′ W. Marker is in Appomattox, Virginia, in Appomattox County. Marker is on Old Courthouse Road (Virginia Route 24), on the
Left Side of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 18, 2010
3. Left Side of Memorial
left when traveling west. Marker is located in Appomattox Court House National Historical Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Appomattox VA 24522, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sears Lane (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Appomattox Court House Confederate Cemetery (about 300 feet away); A Strategic Delay (about 400 feet away); Appomattox Confederate Cemetery Memorial (about 400 feet away); Confederate Cemetery (about 400 feet away); Appomattox (about 400 feet away); Wartime Landscape (about 600 feet away); North Carolina (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Appomattox.
 
Also see . . .  Appomattox Court House National Historic Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on January 21, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.) 
 
Back of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 18, 2010
4. Back of Memorial
Right Side of Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 18, 2010
5. Right Side of Memorial
Raine Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, October 16, 2017
6. Raine Monument
Raine Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 26, 2007
7. Raine Monument
Raine Monument can be seen on the field of Appomattox Court House National Historical Park.
Robert W. Horner Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 18, 2010
8. Robert W. Horner Tombstone
F.W. Raine Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 18, 2010
9. F.W. Raine Tombstone
Exekiel Adelbert Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 18, 2010
10. Exekiel Adelbert Tombstone
John Raine Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 18, 2010
11. John Raine Tombstone
Eliza D. Raine Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 18, 2010
12. Eliza D. Raine Tombstone
Charles Clifford Horner Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 18, 2010
13. Charles Clifford Horner Tombstone
Ann Eliza Raine Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, April 18, 2010
14. Ann Eliza Raine Tombstone
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 21, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,661 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 21, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.   3, 4, 5. submitted on April 25, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   6. submitted on March 25, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia.   7. submitted on January 21, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.   8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14. submitted on April 25, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.

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