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Alden Lane (1831 - 1875)

Name: Alden Lane Residence: Van Buren County, Iowa Enlistment Date: 29 Feb 1864 Side Served: Union State Served: Iowa Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 29 February 1864 at the age of 23. Enliste...

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Maj. General James B. McPherson (USA) (1828 - 1864)

James Birdseye McPherson (November 14, 1828 – July 22, 1864) was a career United States Army officer who served as a General in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was killed at t...

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Maj. General Mortimer D. Leggett (USA) (1821 - 1896)

Mortimer Dormer Leggett (April 19, 1821 – January 6, 1896) was a lawyer, school administrator, professor, and major general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Early life Legg...

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Capt. Washington Lafayette Riddick (1825 - 1871)

Virginia State Senator from Suffolk ===== Name: Washington Lafayette Riddick Residence: Suffolk, Virginia Enlistment Date: 4 Jun 1861 Enlistment Place: Suffolk, Virginia Side Served: Confederacy St...

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Julian Fraser Riddick (1845 - 1903)

Son of Washington Riddick & Francis Marion Blount. He married Elizabeth Winfrey on 23 June 1872 in Washington County, Florida. Julian died at the Confederate Soldiers Home in Jacksonville, Florida. Cau...

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Valentine Epler (1839 - 1909)

Religion : Lutheran, St. Jacob's Reformed Lutheran Church* Military enlistment : Sep 3 1861 -  Shamokin, Northumberland Co., PA* Military promotion : Pvt. - Sep 4 1861 Harrisburg, PA* Upd...

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Henry Harrison Jefferson Epler (1845 - 1903)

Military enlistment : Feb 20 1862 -  Northumberland, Northumberland Co., PA* Military promotion : Corp'l - Jan 5 1865* Military discharge : Mar 25 1865* Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via ...

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John Francis Epler (1844 - 1934)

Religion : Lutheran* Military enlistment : Sep 10 1861 -  Shamokin, Northumberland Co., PA* Military promotion : Pvt. - Sep 12 1861 Harrisburg, PA* Military service : Wounded - Sep 17 186...

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James Crockett Yonts (1840 - 1912)

See US Civil War service details here: Military honor : Served in Stonewall Jackson's Brigade Company F, 4th Virginia Regiment Military service : 1860 -  Grayson County, Virginia Updated...

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Maj. General Oliver O. Howard (USA) MP (1830 - 1909)

Oliver Otis Howard (November 8, 1830 – October 26, 1909) was a career United States Army officer and a Union general in the American Civil War. He was a corps commander noted for suffering two...

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Colonel Charles Henry Howard (USA) (1838 - 1908)

Charles Henry Howard (August 28, 1838 – January 27, 1908) was an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War, and a newspaper editor and publisher. He was the younger brother of ...

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Amos Brubaker (1846 - 1863)

Co D 100th Indiana Resident of Wakarusa. Mustered Sept. 25, 1862. Died of wounds received at Mission Ridge, Nov. 25, 1863. -Indiana AG BRUBAKER, AMOS PVT INFANTRY CIVIL WAR DATE OF DEATH: 11/25/1...

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Col. Hilary A. Herbert (CSA), US Sec'y of the Navy (1834 - 1919)

Hilary Abner Herbert (March 12, 1834 – March 6, 1919) was Secretary of the Navy under President Grover Cleveland. He also served as a member of the United States house of representatives fro...

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Capt. James M. Pipes, Medal of Honor (1840 - 1928)

Citation While a sergeant and retiring with his company before the rapid advance of the enemy at Gettysburg, he and a companion stopped and carried to a place of safety a wounded and helpless comrade...

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Leander Shelton Lee (1840 - 1909)

Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Twenty-second Infantry (First Kanawha Regiment) - 1862 VA, USA Roll: 0651

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John Abbott Independence Lee (c.1838 - 1909)

Gravestone Inscription: 2nd Lieut Co C 28 VA Inf Confederate States Army Flag Bearer in Pickett's Charge ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Served in VA ...

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Napoleon Bonaparte Bowler (1842 - d.)

Name: Napoleon Bonaparte Bowler Residence: Madison Court House, Virginia Occupation: Mechanic Age at enlistment: 18 Enlistment Date: 23 Apr 1861 Rank at enlistment: Private Enli...

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John Boyd Russell (1811 - 1889)

John Boyd Russell Source: Russell Family Bible Born 16, September 1811 Allegany CO., Maryland Source Russell Family Bible Died 15, September 1889 Ray Co., Mo. fought in the civil war..confederate s...

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Yerby Wilton Eubanks (1842 - 1905)

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Gen. George B. Crittenden (CSA) MP (1812 - 1880)

George Bibb Crittenden (March 20, 1812 – November 27, 1880) was a career United States Army officer who served in the Black Hawk War, the Army of the Republic of Texas, the Mexican-American Wa...

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Maj. General Thomas L. Crittenden (USA) (1819 - 1893)

Thomas Leonidas Crittenden (May 15, 1819 – October 23, 1893) was a lawyer, politician, and Union general during the American Civil War. Early life Crittenden was born in Russellville, Kent...

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Colonel Edmund Rice (USA) (1842 - 1906)

Edmund Rice (December 2 1842 – July 20 1906) was a soldier in the United States Army and a Medal of Honor recipient who achieved the rank of Brigadier General. Early life Rice was born 2...

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Brig. General Hugh Thompson Reid (USA) (1811 - 1874)

Hugh Thompson Reid (1811–1874) was a lawyer, president of the Des Moines Valley Railroad and Union general during the American Civil War. Early life Reid was born in Indiana on October...

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John Henry Russell (USA) [Rear Admiral post Civil War] (1827 - 1897)

Rear Admiral John Henry Russell (4 July 1827 – 1 April 1897) was an officer of the United States Navy during the Mexican-American War and the American Civil War. Biography Russell was ...

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Brevet Maj. General William W. Averell (USA) (1832 - 1900)

William Woods Averell (November 5, 1832 – February 3, 1900) was a career United States Army officer and a cavalry general in the American Civil War. After the war he was a diplomat and became ...

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Thomas Green Clemson (C.S.A.) (1807 - 1888)

Thomas Green Clemson, IV (July 1, 1807 – April 6, 1888) was an American politician and statesman, serving as an ambassador and the United States Superintendent of Agriculture. He was the founder...

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Dr. Eli Geddings (1799 - 1878)

Geddings subsequently opened a private school known as the Charleston Academy of Medicine, offering lectures in the practice of medicine and surgery, surgical pathology, practical anatomy, and operativ...

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Captain James William Boyd (CSA) MP (1822 - 1865)

James William Boyd (1822 – after 1865) was a Confederate States of America military officer who was alleged in a conspiracy theory to have been killed in the place of John Wilkes Booth, the as...

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Maj. General William D. Whipple (USA) (1826 - 1902)

Born at Madison County, New York, in the hamlet of Nelson, August 2, 1826, he was appointed to West Point in 1847, graduating in 1851, ranking near the bottom of his class, a low standing belied by f...

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Darwin Whipple (1824 - c.1863)

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Brig. General John P. Slough (USA) (1829 - 1867)

John Potts Slough (February 1, 1829 – December 17, 1867; name rhymes with "cow") was an American politician, lawyer, Union general during the American Civil War, and Chief Justice of New Mex...

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Rev. Felix Combs MP (1826 - 1912)

Felix Combs' father was Moses Combs. He served in the Civil War as a private in the 13th Kentucky Cavalry, Co. C. He first married Susannah Combs on Nov. 24, 1845. They had at least five children. Bu...

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Richard Ashby (CSA) (1831 - 1861)

Richard was killed during an engagement with a Union patrol along the Potomac in June 1861. After he had a chance to examine the corpse, Richard's brother, Brig. General Turner Ashby, Jr. was convinced...

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Brevet Maj. General Emerson Opdycke (USA) (1830 - 1884)

Samuel Emerson Opdycke (January 7, 1830 – April 25, 1884) was a businessman and Union brigadier general during the American Civil War. Early years Opdycke was born on a farm in Hubbard, Oh...

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Henry Riggs (c.1819 - 1893)

Civil War veteran

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Ralph Boyle Montgomery (c.1834 - 1878)

Fought in the battle of Fredricksburg in the American Civil War.

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Brevet Brig. General Isaac C. Pugh (USA) (1805 - 1874)

Isaac Campbell Pugh (November 23, 1805-November 19, 1874) was a United States volunteer soldier who was a veteran of the Black Hawk War, Mexican War and American Civil War rising to the rank of Breve...

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Brig. General Adley H. Gladden (CSA) (1810 - 1862)

Adley Hogan Gladden was a Brigadier General in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He impressed General Braxton Bragg after defending Pensacola from Union bombardment. He was m...

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Brig. Gen. Edwin Gray Lee (CSA) (1836 - 1870)

Edwin Gray Lee (May 27, 1836[1] – August 24, 1870) was an American soldier from Virginia and a Confederate brigadier general during the American Civil War. He was a member of the Lee family an...

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Stg. Hiram Myers (1836 - 1864)

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Brig. General Thomas E. G. Ransom (USA) (1834 - 1864)

Thomas Edwin Greenfield Ransom (November 29, 1834 – October 29, 1864) was a surveyor, civil engineer, real estate speculator, and a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. B...

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Gen. Daniel Weisiger Adams (CSA) (c.1821 - c.1872)

Daniel Weisiger Adams (May 1, 1821 – June 13, 1872) was a noted lawyer and a brigadier general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. Early life and career Adams was born i...

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Brig. General George D. Wagner (USA) (1829 - 1869)

George Day Wagner (September 22, 1829 – February 13, 1869) was an Indiana politician, farmer, and soldier, serving as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. His controversi...

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Lt. Colonel Samuel W. Beall (USA) (1807 - 1868)

Samuel W. Beall (1807–1868) was the second Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin. He was born in Maryland; in 1827 he graduated from Union College in Schenectady, New York. He moved to Green Bay,...

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Samuel K. Rice (1826 - 1890)

Samuel K. Rice served in Union Army during the Civil War. He was born in 1826 at Floyd County, Kentucky. He was the son of Samuel Rice , Sr and Phoebe Hitchcock. Samuel K. Rice married Katharine Reed...

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Alexander Wyant ( C.S.A. ) (c.1832 - c.1863)

Service record to the "Confederate States of America" during the American Civil War* Born - 4/1832 Enlisted - 4/18/1861 @ Conrad's Store, (now Elkton,Virginia) as Cpl., Co I, 10th. Virginia Infan...

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Lt. General Richard Taylor (CSA) MP (c.1826 - 1879)

He was the son of United States President Zachary Taylor and First Lady Margaret Taylor. One of three individuals to be promoted to Lt. General without formal military training. The other two were Lt...

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B Gen Turner Ashby, Jr. "Black Knight of the Confederacy" (1828 - 1862)

Turner Ashby, Jr. (October 23, 1828 – June 6, 1862) was a Confederate cavalry brigadier general in the American Civil War. He had achieved prominence as Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson's cavalry...

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Colonel E. T. H. Warren (CSA) (1829 - 1864)

Edward Tiffin Harrison Warren (June 19, 1829 – May 5, 1864) commanded a Virginia infantry regiment and occasionally held interim brigade command in the Army of Northern Virginia during the Ame...

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Brig. General Nathaniel Lyon (USA) MP (1818 - 1861)

Nathaniel Lyon (July 14, 1818 – August 10, 1861) was the first Union general to be killed in the American Civil War and is noted for his actions in the state of Missouri at the beginning of th...

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Brig. General Thomas W. Sweeny (USA) (1820 - 1892)

Thomas William Sweeny (December 25, 1820 – April 10, 1892) was an Irish soldier who served in the Mexican-American War and then was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. ...

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Rev. James David CAVENAUGH (1837 - 1904)

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Pvt. William Henry Cavenaugh (1843 - 1862)

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Alfred Putnam Reid (U.S.A.) (b. - 1864)

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Isaac Rice, MD (1823 - 1894)

Isaac Rice was born in 1823 at Kentucky. He was the son of Samuel Rice , Sr and Phoebe Hitchcock. Isaac Rice married Celia Conley, daughter of Thomas Conley and Susan Jayne, on 29 March 1839 at Floyd C...

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Maj. General Charles Clark (CSA), Governor (1811 - 1877)

) Charles Clark (May 24, 1811 – December 18, 1877) was a Mississippi Democratic political figure, as well as a major general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Ear...

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Major General Adelbert Ames (USA) MP (1835 - 1933)

Adelbert Ames, a Medal of Honor recipient, was the last general officer of the American Civil War from either side of the conflict to die, dying at age 97 in 1933. Adelbert Ames (October 31, 1835 &...

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Brevet Maj. General Albion P. Howe (USA) (1818 - 1897)

Albion Parris Howe (March 13, 1818 – January 25, 1897) was a Union Army general in the American Civil War. Howe's contentious relationships with superior officers in the Army of the Potomac ev...

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Maj. General Alexander S. Webb (USA) MP (1835 - 1911)

Alexander Stewart Webb (February 15, 1835 – February 12, 1911) was a career United States Army officer and a Union general in the American Civil War who received the Medal of Honor for gallant...

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Gen. George W. Taylor, USA (1808 - 1862)

Civil War Union Brigadier General. Commissioned Colonel and commander of the 3rd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry at the outbreak of the War. Took command of the First New Jersey Brigade after Gen. Phil...

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Thaddeus Lowe (Chief Aeronaut of the Union Army Balloon Corps) (1832 - 1913)

Thaddeus Sobieski Coulincourt Lowe (August 20, 1832 - January 16, 1913), also known as Professor T. S. C. Lowe, was an American Civil War aeronaut, scientist and inventor, mostly self-educated in the...

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Lt. Colonel John Shaw Billings (USA), Medical Inspector of the Army of the Potomac (1838 - 1913)

John Shaw Billings (April 12, 1838 – March 11, 1913) was a librarian and surgeon best known as the modernizer of the Library of the Surgeon General's Office of the Army and as the first dire...

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Sgt Samuel P Garrigues (USA) (1828 - 1908)

Samuel P. Garrigues, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and was descended from French stock which was transplanted to the American colonies in very early times. A brother of Samuel P., William G...

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Brevet Maj. General Joseph B. Carr (USA) (1828 - 1895)

Joseph Bradford Carr (August 16, 1828 – February 24, 1895)[1] was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Early life Carr was born in Albany, New York, the son of Irish ...

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Michael W. Ham (1833 - 1863)

Birth: May 3, 1833 Kentucky, USA Death: Aug. 11, 1863, USA Married to Mary E. Street on December 21, 1854 in Orange County, IN. He was a Civil War veteran. He served in Company G, 49th Indiana In...

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Peter Ragle, Jr. (1842 - 1918)

Peter Ragle Jr., son of Peter Ragle and Margaret Wadsworth, b. June 05, 1843 near Raglesville, Indiana, d. December 19, 1918 Elnora, Indiana at the age of 75 years, six months & 14 days. Served with ...

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Brig. General Marcellus M. Crocker (USA) (1830 - 1865)

Marcellus Monroe Crocker (February 6, 1830 – August 26, 1865) was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War most noted for his service in the Western Theater. Biography Cro...

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Brevet Maj. General Robert Anderson (USA) (1805 - 1871)

) Robert Anderson (June 14, 1805 – October 26, 1871) was an American military leader. He served as a Union Army officer in the American Civil War, known for his command of Fort Sumter at the s...

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Brig General Robert S. Garnett (CSA) (1819 - 1861)

Robert Selden Garnett (December 16, 1819 – July 13, 1861) was a career military officer, serving in the United States Army until the American Civil War, when he became a Confederate States Arm...

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John Fletcher Lefever (1838 - 1916)

soldier 1861-1865

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Brevet Maj. General Edward Hatch (USA) (1832 - 1889)

Edward Hatch (December 22, 1832 – April 11, 1889) was a career American soldier who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. After the war he became the first comma...

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George W. Edmondson (1836 - 1922)

from Dates: 1836–1922 Family: Colbert (Hemings) Occupation: Soldier; Foundry worker Born in slavery in Lexington, Virginia, George Edmondson claimed his freedom in June 1864, when Union ...

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Richard James Oglesby, Maj. Gen. (USA), Gov., "Uncle Dick" MP (1824 - 1899)

Richard James Oglesby (July 25, 1824 – April 24, 1899) was a U.S. soldier and political figure. He served in the Mexican-American War and was a major general in the Union Army during the Ameri...

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Brevet Brig. General William E. Doster (USA) (1837 - 1919)

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. A law student at the beginning of the Civil War, he enlisted in the Army and was appointed a Captain in the Pennsylvania Cavalry Corps. In 1862, he was promo...

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First Lieutenant John James Toffey (1844 - 1911)

John James Toffey (June 1, 1844 – March 13, 1911) was a United States Union Army officer during the American Civil War who received the Medal of Honor. Civil War Serving first as a Private...

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Nathaniel Beverly Tucker, "Confederate Agent" MP (1820 - 1890)

Nathaniel Beverley Tucker (June 8, 1820 - July 4, 1890), Confederate Agent, was born in Winchester, Virginia and died in Richmond, July 4, 1890. Generally known as Beverly Tucker, he was educated at ...

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Gen. John Bullock Clark, Sr., US & CS Congress (1802 - 1885)

. John Bullock Clark, Sr. (April 17, 1802 – October 29, 1885) was a member of both the United States Congress and the Confederate Congress. Biography Clark was born in Madison County, Ke...

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Brig. General John Bullock Clark, Jr. (CSA) (1831 - 1903)

. John Bullock Clark, Jr. (January 14, 1831 – September 7, 1903) was a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War and a postbellum five-term U.S. Congressman from Mis...

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Colonel George W. Baylor (CSA) (1832 - 1916)

BAYLOR, GEORGE WYTHE (1832–1916). George Wythe Baylor, Confederate military officer and Texas Ranger, the son of John Walker Baylor, was born in Fort Gibson, Cherokee Nation, on August 2, ...

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Colonel John R. Baylor (CSA), Confederate Military Governor of Arizona Territory (1822 - 1894)

John Robert Baylor (July 27, 1822 – February 8, 1894) was a politician in Texas and a military officer of the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War. Biography B...

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Colonel Robert G. Ingersoll (USA) ("The Great Agnostic") (1833 - 1899)

Robert Green "Bob" Ingersoll (August 11, 1833 – July 21, 1899) was a Civil War veteran, American political leader, and orator during the Golden Age of Freethought, noted for his broad range of...

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Brig. General Francis T. Nicholls (CSA), Governor, Chief Justice of the Louisiana Supreme Court (1834 - 1912)

A conservative Democrat who looked at the antebellum period as a golden age in Louisiana, Francis R. T. Nicholls embodied the "Bourbon" or planter approach to less government-low taxes, few official se...

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Captain Lawrence D. Nicholls (CSA) (1826 - 1862)

Nicholls, Lawrence D.,1st Lt. Capt. Co. K, 8th La. Inf. En. June 19, 1861, Camp Moore, La. Present on Rolls to Oct., 1861. Signs Roll for Nov. and Dec., 1861, Comdg. Co. Roll for Dec. 31,1861, to Jun...

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Hickman Davis (1830 - 1865)

Profile Photo: Record # 8 on page. Hickman Davis -Private in 5th W.VA Infantry. Union Soldier. Captured and imprisoned @ Richmond. Died of his deteriorating health due to his imprisonment on April 20...

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Brig. General Seth Barton (CSA) (1829 - 1900)

Seth Maxwell Barton (September 8, 1829 – April 11, 1900) was a United States Army officer and, then, a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He later ...

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Gen. William Wirt Adams (CSA) (1819 - 1888)

William Wirt Adams (March 22, 1819 – May 1, 1888) was a United States district court judge for the state of Mississippi, a soldier for the Republic of Texas, and a Confederate officer and gene...

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Colonel Stephen G. Hicks (USA) (1809 - c.1869)

Stephen G. Hicks ( 22 Feb 1809 - 14 Dec 1869 (or 1866) American soldier, born in Jackson County, Georgia, and active during the American Civil War with the 40th Illinois Infantry Regiment. He enliste...

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James D Edwards (1825 - 1900)

Civil War Veteran. 152nd ThirdHeavy Artillery, Unassigned Battery. Mustered in 29 August 1864 at Lancaster, Pa at the age of 38. Mustered out 12 June 1865 at Fort Monroe, Va. The unit was organized for...

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Maj. General John McClernand (USA) (1812 - 1900)

John Alexander McClernand (May 30, 1812 – September 20, 1900) was an American lawyer and politician, and a Union general in the American Civil War. He was a classic case of the politician-in-u...

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Brig. Gen. Charles W. Adams MP (1817 - 1878)

Charles William Adams (August 16, 1817 – September 9, 1878) was a Confederate States Army colonel during the American Civil War (Civil War). In 1864, he was commander of the Confederate Northe...

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Capt. Arthur Keller, CSA (1836 - 1896)

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Brig. Gen. Marcus Joseph Wright (CSA) (1831 - 1922)

Marcus Joseph Wright (June 5, 1831 – December 27, 1922) was a lawyer, author, and a Confederate general in the American Civil War. Early life Wright was born in Purdy, Tennessee. He was ad...

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Henry Lee Morey, US Congress (1841 - 1902)

Henry Lee Morey US Congressman. William Morey in his early life was a hatter and to buy furs he occasionally visited New Orleans, where he witnessed the workings of slavery. He abhorred what he saw...

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Brig. General James Conner (CSA) (1829 - 1883)

) James Conner (September 1, 1829 – June 26, 1883), was a Confederate States Army brigadier general during the American Civil War (Civil War). He was a lawyer in South Carolina both before and...

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Maj. General James Patton Anderson (CSA) (1822 - 1872)

James Patton Anderson (February 16, 1822 – September 20, 1872) was an American physician, lawyer, and politician, most notably serving as a United States Congressman from the Washington Territ...

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Dr. S. Henry Dessau, CSA (1848 - 1921)

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Major William Gilham (CSA) (1818 - 1872)

William Henry Gilham (January 13, 1818 - November 16, 1872) was an American soldier, teacher, chemist, and author. A member of the faculty at Virginia Military Institute, in 1860, he wrote a military...

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John Bell "The Great Apostate" MP (1796 - 1869)

) John Bell (also known as "The Great Apostate") (February 18, 1796 – September 10, 1869) was a U.S. politician, attorney, and plantation owner. A wealthy slaveholder from Tennessee, Bell serv...

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Alexander Henry Quesenberry, Sr. (1842 - 1863)

Alexander Quesenberry enlisted in the Virginia Infantry from Lee County, Virginia on July 15, 1861 at age 19. He was a private in the 48th Virginia Regiment, company G. He served under Colonel John S C...

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Richard Henry Carter (CSA) MP (1817 - 1880)

Sources: 1. 1900 Federal Census, Scott, Fauquier, VA, daughter Nannie H. Turner. ============= From FindAGrave: Of "Glen Welby" in Fauquier. Co.B - 8th Virginia -Major QM to Armistead. Wounded ...

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