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Daniel Gonzalez Brent

Male 1842 - 1918  (76 years)


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  • Name Daniel Gonzalez Brent 
    Born 17 Apr 1842  Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military 11 Jun 1861  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Enlisted in Company K, Florida 1st Infantry Regiment on 11 Jun 1861. Mustered out on 4 Apr 1862 at Pollard, Alabama.  
    Veterans: Confederate
    Veterans: Confederate
    Had the South in her border
    A hero to spare,
    Or a heart at her altar,
    Lo! its life's blood was there!
    And the black battle-grime
    Might never disguise
    The smile of the South
    On the lips and the eyes
    Of her barefooted boys!
    Died 28 Nov 1918  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. Michael's Cemetery, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave memorial for Daniel Gonzalez Brent
    Findagrave memorial for Daniel Gonzalez Brent
    Created by: Bev
    Record added: Mar 24, 2005
    Photographed
    Find A Grave Memorial# 10666319
    Person ID I15449  Dickinson
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2015 

    Father Thomas William Brent,   b. 20 Feb 1808, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1875, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Merced Gonzalez,   b. 19 Sep 1824, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1919, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 12 Jul 1841  Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F3810  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S336278] U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, Historical Data Systems, comp., (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009).
      Original Source: Board of State Institutions, Soldiers of Florida in the Seminole Indian-Civil and Spanish-American Wars (Live Oak: Democrate Book and Job Print, 1903).

    2. [S016998] Florida Marriage Collection, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001 , Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006 ), Source: Dodd, Jordan R, et. al., Early American Marriages: Florida to 1850.