Thomas Smith Upshaw (1825 - 1895)

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Birthplace: Elbert, GA, USA
Death: Died in White, Bartow, GA, USA
Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Joe Brous Buttrill
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Thomas Smith Upshaw's Timeline

1825
August 1, 1825
Elbert, GA, USA
1853
October 20, 1853
Age 28
Cass (Bartow), GA, USA
1854
1854
Age 28
Georgia
1857
1857
Age 31
1859
1859
Age 33
Georgia
1861
December 6, 1861
Age 36
Cass (Bartow), GA, CSA

On December 6, 1861, Cass County, GA, was renamed in honor of Francis S. Bartow. Bartow was an attorney, Confederate States of America political leader, and military officer during the early months of the American Civil War. He was an inaugural representative to the Confederate Provisional Congress, where he led efforts to prepare for the coming war. He was killed on July 21, 1861, at the First Battle of Manassas, becoming the first brigade commander in the Confederate States Army to die in combat. (Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bartow_County,_Georgia#History.)

1862
1862
Age 36
1864
1864
Age 38
Georgia
1870
July 12, 1870
Age 44
Subdivision No. 144, Pine Log (P.O.), Bartow, GA, USA

1870 U.S. Census

1895
July 1, 1895
Age 69
White, Bartow, GA, USA