Barnet Phillips, (CSA)

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Barnet Phillips

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: Died in New York, Kings, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Isaac Phillips and Sarah Phillips
Husband of Josephine Phillips
Father of Henry Myers Phillips; Frank Barnet Phillips; Sarah Clara (Sallie) Phillips; Henrietta Myers (Etta) Phillips; John Isaac Phillips and 4 others
Brother of unknown Phillips and Comtesse Madeline D'Alembert (Phillips)

Occupation: Journalist, Scholar, Founder of the American Jewish Historical Society
Managed by: Kevin Lawrence Hanit
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About Barnet Phillips, (CSA)

From the Jewish Encyclopedia, 1906:

American journalist; born in Philadelphia Nov. 9, 1826; educated at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, whence he was graduated in 1847. Shortly afterward he set out for Europe, where he continued his studies and engaged in journalism. On his return to the United States, Phillips joined the staff of the "New York Times" and published two books, "The Struggle" and "Burning Their Ships." Phillips' connection with the "New York Times" extends over thirty years.

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Barnet Phillips, (CSA)'s Timeline

November 9, 1826
Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
April 2, 1862
Age 35
Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, United States
January 31, 1863
Age 36
Marietta, Cobb, GA, USA
August 11, 1864
Age 37
Augusta, Richmond, GA, USA
August 9, 1866
Age 39
St. Catharines, Niagara Regional Municipality, ON, Canada
October 18, 1867
Age 40
Savannah, Chatham, GA, USA
April 24, 1869
Age 42
Savannah, Chatham, GA, USA
April 12, 1871
Age 44
Brooklyn, Kings, NY, USA
May 1873
Age 46
August 1875
Age 48