Judge William Yerger

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William Yerger

Birthdate:
Death: 1872 (55-56)
Place of Burial: Greenwood Cemetery Jackson Hinds County Mississippi
Immediate Family:

Son of Edwin Michael Yerger and Margaret Yerger
Husband of Malvina Yerger
Father of William Lewis Yerger and Elizabeth Brownrigg

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About Judge William Yerger

http://mdah.state.ms.us/oldcap/hall-of-fame.php

William Yerger, a lawyer, served as a justice on the state Supreme Court in 1850. He was elected state senator in 1862, and also served briefly in 1864 and 1865. Yerger was an outspoken unionist and a leader of the campaign for peace. He was the Mississippi peace commissioner to President Andrew Johnson in 1865.



            
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Age 56
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Greenwood Cemetery Jackson Hinds County Mississippi