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Alexander James Lawton21 NOV 1790 -- 8 AUG 1876avatar
Martha Mosse5 SEP 1788 -- 26 JUL 1836avatar
Adam Leopold Alexander29 JAN 1813 -- 9 APR 1882avatar
Sarah Hillhouse Gilbert1805 -- 1855avatar
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Alexander Robert Lawton

Birth4 NOV 1818
 
Educ.1839
 
West Point, West Point Academy
Army1839-1840
 
Army1840
Occup1855-1856
 
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Occup1860-1860
 
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MilitaryCSA Army / Brigadier General / US Civil War
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History9 AUG 1862
 
Battle of Cedar Mountain
General, CSA
US Civil War
History28 AUG 1862
 
Battle of Bull Run (2nd)
General, CSA
US Civil War
Occup1870-1875
 
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Org.1875-1889
 
Athens, University of Georgia, TrusteeAthens, University of Georgia
Org.18787 Railroad
Org.1882-1883
Occup1887-1889
 
USA Ambassador to Austria
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Death4 JUL 1896
 
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Aged: 77.7 years
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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Corinne Elliott 

abt 184624 JAN 1877  GA, Chatham Co, Savannah  
2+

Louisa Frederika 

9 JUN 184926 AUG 1925  GA, Chatham Co, Savannah Leonard Covington Mackall 
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Nora 

1 MAR 18554 APR 1943  GA Henry C. Cunningham 
4+

Alexander R. 

9 AUG 185818 DEC 1936  GA, Chatham Co, Savannah Ella Beckwith 
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Grover ClevelandGrover ClevelandAppointed Amb. to Austria
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  1. Wikipedia
  2. Findagrave
  3. Census: 1860 GA, Chatham Co.
  4. Census: 1880 . 1880 Census;
  5. Book: History of the University of GA;
  6. Book: Officers and Graduates of the US Military Academy, V1;
  7. Book: Officers and Graduates of the US Military Academy, v3;
  8. Cemetery: Chatham Co GA Cemetery Visits by Ray Gurganus;
  9. Marriage Sources:
    Website: Pedigree Resource File;
  1. Findagrave
  2. Census: 1860 GA, Chatham Co.
  3. Census: 1880 . 1880 Census;
  4. Cemetery: Chatham Co GA Cemetery Visits by Ray Gurganus;
  5. Marriage Sources:
    Website: Pedigree Resource File;
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