Solomon Saladin Calhoon (1838-1908) —
also known as S. S. Calhoon —
of Yazoo City, Yazoo
County, Miss.; Helena (now part of Helena-West Helena), Phillips
County, Ark.; Canton, Madison
County, Miss.; Jackson, Hinds
Born near Brandenburg, Meade
County, Ky., January
private secretary to Gov. William
McWillie, 1857; newspaper
editor; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War;
circuit judge in Mississippi, 1876-82; delegate to Democratic
National Convention from Mississippi, 1888
on Permanent Organization); delegate
to Mississippi state constitutional convention, 1890; justice of
Mississippi state supreme court, 1900-08; appointed 1900; died in
Scotch-Irish and German
ancestry. Member, Freemasons.
10, 1908 (age 70 years, 313
Burial location unknown.
Hamilton Rowan Gamble (1789-1864) —
Born in Winchester,
Whig. Lawyer; secretary
of state of Missouri, 1824-26; justice of
Missouri state supreme court, 1851-55; resigned 1855; Governor of
Missouri, 1861-64; died in office 1864.
Died in Little Rock, Pulaski
County, Ark., January
31, 1864 (age 74 years, 63
Interment at Bellefontaine
Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
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