William Lowndes Calhoun

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William Lowndes Calhoun

Birthplace: Decatur, DeKalb, Georgia, United States
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of James Montgomery Calhoun and Emma Elizabeth Calhoun

Occupation: attorney; politician. 26th Mayor of Atlanta, Georgia
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About William Lowndes Calhoun

William Lowndes Calhoun (November 23, 1837 – November 16, 1908) was an American attorney and politician from the state of Georgia who served as the 26th Mayor of Atlanta.

  • Military service: Service/branch Confederate States Army
  • Years of service 1862-1865
  • Rank Colonel
  • Unit 42nd Georgia Infantry
  • Army of Tennessee
  • Battles/wars American Civil War
  • Vicksburg Campaign
  • Atlanta Campaign


  1. Franklin Garrett Necrology Database - Atlanta History Center


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November 23, 1837
Decatur, DeKalb, Georgia, United States
November 16, 1908
Age 70