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Antoine James de Marigny
Antoine Jacques Philippe de Marigny de Mandeville in the French officer’s uniform 1832 or -33, by Jean Joseph Vaudechamp.
|Born||November 21, 1811
New Orleans, Territory of Orleans
|Died||June 3, 1890 (age 78)
New Orleans, Louisiana
|| French Army
Confederate States of America Army
|Unit||10th Louisiana Infantry|
|Battles/wars||Peninsula Campaign, Battle of Fredericksburg|
Antoine Jacques Philippe de Marigny de Mandeville (1811–1890), (also known as Antoine James de Marigny and Mandeville de Marigny), was the son of Bernard de Marigny de Mandeville and Anna Mathilde Morales, and the son-in-law of William C. C. Claiborne, the first Governor of Louisiana after statehood. He was a planter, merchant, military officer, and U.S. Marshal for eastern Louisiana.
Youth & personal life
In New Orleans, he married Sophronie Louise Claiborne, daughter of Governor William C. C. Claiborne and his third wife, Cayetana Susana Bosque y Fangui (who later married John Randolph Grymes). The couple had two daughters who died in infancy, Marie Felicité and Felicité Medora, and a son, James Mandeville Marigny (1849-1884).
American Civil War
St. Tammany Parish
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