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  William James Behan (1840-1928) — also known as William J. Behan — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La.; White Castle, Iberville Parish, La. Born in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., September 25, 1840. Republican. General in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; sugar planter; merchant; manufacturer; grocery business; mayor of New Orleans, La., 1882-84; delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1896, 1900, 1908; Louisiana Republican state chair, 1900-12; candidate for Governor of Louisiana, 1904; postmaster at New Orleans, La., 1909-11. Irish ancestry. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died, from a heart attack, in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., May 4, 1928 (age 87 years, 222 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans, La.
  Relatives: Son of John Holland Behan and Katherine (Walker) Behan; married, June 7, 1866, to Kate Walker; father of Louis Joseph Behan (1876-?).
  Stephen William Blount (1808-1890) — also known as Stephen W. Blount — of Burke County, Ga.; San Augustine, San Augustine County, Tex. Born in Burke County, Ga., February 13, 1808. Democrat. Burke County Sheriff; delegate to Texas Republic Republic constitutional convention from District of San Augustine, 1836; signer, Texas Declaration of Independence, 1836; postmaster; San Augustine County Clerk. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in San Augustine, San Augustine County, Tex., February 7, 1890 (age 81 years, 359 days). Interment at San Augustine City Cemetery, San Augustine, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Stephen Blount and Elizabeth Blount; married 1838 to Mary Lacy.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Stith Bolling (1835-1916) — of Lunenburg County, Va.; Petersburg, Va. Born in Lunenburg County, Va., February 28, 1835. Republican. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; tobacco business; member of Virginia state house of delegates from Lunenburg County, 1869-73; postmaster at Petersburg, Va., 1882-85, 1889-1913; candidate for mayor of Petersburg, Va., 1888; candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1888; delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1896 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died, from bronchitis and nephritis, in Petersburg, Va., November 1, 1916 (age 81 years, 247 days). Interment at Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg, Va.
  Relatives: Son of John Stith Bolling and Mary Thomas (Irby) Bolling; married, May 9, 1860, to Cornelia Scott Forrest (1842-1918).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Lewis Cabell (1827-1911) — also known as "Old Tige" — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Danville, Va., January 1, 1827. Democrat. General in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; mayor of Dallas, Tex., 1874-76, 1877-79, 1883-85; defeated, 1876; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1884, 1892. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in Dallas, Dallas County, Tex., February 22, 1911 (age 84 years, 52 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Dallas, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin William Sheridan Cabell (1793-1862); brother of George Craighead Cabell; father of Benjamin Earl Cabell; grandfather of Earle Cabell; great-grandnephew of William Cabell; first cousin once removed of Joseph Cabell Breckinridge and Robert Jefferson Breckinridge; first cousin twice removed of William Cabell, Jr., William Henry Cabell and Carter Henry Harrison II; second cousin of John Cabell Breckinridge, Carter Henry Harrison, Peter Augustus Porter (1827-1864), Robert Jefferson Breckinridge, Jr. and William Campbell Preston Breckinridge; second cousin once removed of Edward Carrington Cabell, Clifton Rodes Breckinridge, Peter Augustus Porter (1853-1925), Levin Irving Handy, Desha Breckinridge and Henry Skillman Breckinridge; second cousin twice removed of John Randolph of Roanoke, Henry De La Warr Flood and Joel West Flood; second cousin thrice removed of Theodorick Bland, Beverley Randolph and Harry Flood Byrd; second cousin four times removed of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr.; third cousin of John William Leftwich; third cousin twice removed of John Wayles Eppes and Henry St. George Tucker; fourth cousin once removed of Francis Wayles Eppes, Benjamin Franklin Randolph, Meriwether Lewis Randolph, George Wythe Randolph and Nathaniel Beverly Tucker.
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Walker-Bolling family of Huntsville, Alabama (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  William Donald Cameron (1846-1909) — of Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss. Born in Lauderdale County, Miss., April 5, 1846. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Lauderdale County Circuit Clerk, 1871; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1900, 1904. Presbyterian. Member, United Confederate Veterans; Knights of Pythias; Freemasons; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Woodmen. Died June 11, 1909 (age 63 years, 67 days). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Meridian, Miss.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Julian Shakespeare Carr (1845-1924) — also known as Julian S. Carr; Jule Carr — of Durham, Durham County, N.C. Born in Durham, Durham County, N.C., October 12, 1845. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; co-owner and president of the company which made "Bull Durham" tobacco; founder of the Durham Cotton Manufacturing Company and Durham Hosiery Mills; involved in railroads, utilities, and banking; mayor of Durham, N.C., 1873; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1888, 1904, 1912 (Honorary Vice-President), 1916; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1900. Methodist. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died, of pneumonia, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., April 29, 1924 (age 78 years, 200 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, N.C.
  Relatives: Son of John Wesley Carr (1814-1889) and Elizabeth Pannill (Bullock) Carr (1815-1906); married, February 18, 1873, to Nancy Graham 'Nannie' Parrish (1853-1915; daughter of Doctor Claiborne Parrish); nephew of Robert Bullock (1828-1905); first cousin of William Simeon Bullock.
  Political family: Bullock-Parrish family of Durham, North Carolina.
  The town of Carrboro, North Carolina, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Taylor Ellyson (1847-1919) — also known as J. Taylor Ellyson — of Richmond, Va. Born in Richmond, Va., May 20, 1847. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of Virginia state senate, 1885-88; mayor of Richmond, Va., 1888-94; Virginia Democratic state chair, 1891-1916; Lieutenant Governor of Virginia, 1906-16; member of Democratic National Committee from Virginia, 1912-16. Baptist. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in Richmond, Va., March 18, 1919 (age 71 years, 302 days). Interment at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Elizabeth Pinkney (Barnes) Ellyson (1813-1886) and Henry Keeling Ellyson (1823-1890); married, December 2, 1869, to Lora Effie Hotchkiss (1848-1935; grandniece of Gideon Hotchkiss).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
J. H. Estill John Holbrook Estill (1840-1907) — also known as John H. Estill — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., October 28, 1840. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; newspaper editor; member of Democratic National Committee from Georgia, 1888; candidate in primary for Governor of Georgia, 1902. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in Savannah, Chatham County, Ga., November 9, 1907 (age 67 years, 12 days). Interment at Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.
  Relatives: Married, October 10, 1865, to Marion Virginia Thomson; married, June 30, 1895, to Ida Holbrook (1869-1896); married, March 21, 1897, to Maude Augustin Hill.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, August 1902
  Clement Anselm Evans (1833-1911) — also known as Clement A. Evans — of Georgia. Born in Stewart County, Ga., March 25, 1833. State court judge in Georgia, 1854; member of Georgia state senate, 1859; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; Methodist minister. Methodist. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died July 2, 1911 (age 78 years, 99 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga.
  Evans County, Ga. is named for him.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  De Witt Clinton Giddings (1827-1903) — also known as D. C. Giddings — of Brenham, Washington County, Tex. Born in Susquehanna County, Pa., July 18, 1827. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Texas state constitutional convention, 1866; U.S. Representative from Texas, 1872-75, 1877-79 (3rd District 1872-75, 5th District 1877-79); delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1888; delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Texas, 1896. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in Brenham, Washington County, Tex., August 19, 1903 (age 76 years, 32 days). Interment at Prairie Lea Cemetery, Brenham, Tex.
  Presumably named for: DeWitt Clinton
  Relatives: Son of James Giddings (1780-1863) and Lucy (Demming) Giddings (1783-1861); married 1860 to Malinda C. Lusk (1836-1869).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Albert Taylor Goodwyn (1842-1931) — also known as Albert T. Goodwyn — of Robinson Springs, Elmore County, Ala. Born in Robinson Springs, Elmore County, Ala., December 17, 1842. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; farmer; state inspector of convicts, 1874-80; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1886-87; member of Alabama state senate, 1892-96; U.S. Representative from Alabama 5th District, 1896-97; commander-in-chief, United Confederate Veterans, 1928-29. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala., July 1, 1931 (age 88 years, 196 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of D. Albert Gallatin Goodwyn and Harriet (Bibb) Goodwyn; married 1869 to Priscilla Cooper Tyler; grandnephew of William Wyatt Bibb (1781-1820).
  Political family: Bibb-Graves family of Montgomery, Alabama.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  George Washington Gordon (1836-1911) — also known as George W. Gordon — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born in Pulaski, Giles County, Tenn., October 5, 1836. Democrat. Civil engineer; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Tennessee Railroad Commissioner, 1883-85; Special U.S. Indian Agent in Arizona and Nevada, 1885-89; superintendent of schools; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 10th District, 1907-11; died in office 1911. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died, from asthma and uremia, in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., August 9, 1911 (age 74 years, 308 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn.
  Presumably named for: George Washington
  Relatives: Married 1876 to Ora Susan Paine; uncle by marriage of Rowlett Paine (1879-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  William Birch Haldeman (1846-1924) — also known as William B. Haldeman — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., July 27, 1846. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; newspaper editor; member of Kentucky Democratic State Central Committee, 1884-90; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1896, 1908, 1912; Adjutant General of Kentucky, 1911-12; member of Democratic National Committee from Kentucky, 1918-20. Presbyterian. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., October 27, 1924 (age 78 years, 92 days). Interment at Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Walter Newman Haldeman (1821-1902).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Nathaniel Edwin Harris (1846-1929) — also known as Nat E. Harris — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga.; Hampton, Carter County, Tenn. Born in Jonesborough, Washington County, Tenn., January 21, 1846. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1882-86; member of Georgia state senate, 1894-96; superior court judge in Georgia, 1912; Governor of Georgia, 1915-17. Methodist. Member, Chi Phi; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; United Confederate Veterans. Died September 21, 1929 (age 83 years, 243 days). Interment at Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Nelson Harris and Edna (Haynes) Harris; married, January 12, 1873, to Fannie Burke; married, July 6, 1899, to Hattie G. Jobe; nephew of Landon Carter Haynes (1816-1875); first cousin of Alfred Alexander Taylor and Robert Love Taylor.
  Political family: Taylor family of Tennessee.
  Rudolph E. Heide (1832-1895) — of Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C. Born in Denmark, May 17, 1832. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; grocer; Honorary Vice-Consul for Denmark in Wilmington, N.C., 1870-95; Honorary Vice-Consul for Sweden & Norway in Wilmington, N.C., 1871-95. Episcopalian. Danish ancestry. Member, United Confederate Veterans; Royal Arcanum. Died in Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C., June 13, 1895 (age 63 years, 27 days). Interment at Oakdale Cemetery, Wilmington, N.C.
  Relatives: Brother of Alexander Severin Heide (1846-1916).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
Leon Jastremski Leon Jastremski (1843-1907) — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Born in France, July 17, 1843. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; mayor of Baton Rouge, La., 1876-82; delegate to Louisiana state constitutional convention, 1879; Louisiana Democratic state chair, 1884; U.S. Consul in Callao, as of 1893-97; Louisiana Commissioner of Agriculture and Immigration, 1899-1900; candidate for Governor of Louisiana, 1903, 1907. Polish ancestry. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La., November 29, 1907 (age 64 years, 135 days). Interment at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Baton Rouge, La.
  Relatives: Married to Rosa Larguier.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Political campaign button (about 1903)
  Charles Melton Jones (1829-1910) — also known as C. M. Jones — of Emerson, Bartow County, Ga. Born in DeKalb County, Ga., July 29, 1829. DeKalb County Sheriff; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of Georgia state legislature, 1882; Populist candidate for Georgia state treasurer, 1895. Methodist. Member, United Confederate Veterans; Freemasons. Died, after a series of strokes, in Emerson, Bartow County, Ga., June 25, 1910 (age 80 years, 331 days). Interment at Emerson Cemetery, Emerson, Ga.
  Maryus Jones (1844-1923) — of Newport News, Va. Born in Gloucester County, Va., July 8, 1844. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; Gloucester County Commonwealth Attorney; mayor of Newport News, Va., 1908-12. Baptist. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in Newport News, Va., January 26, 1923 (age 78 years, 202 days). Interment at Abingdon Episcopal Church Cemetery, White Marsh, Va.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Armistead Catlett (1850-1933).
  Epitaph: "For me, to live is Christ, to die is gain." (Philippians 1:21)
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  James Anderson Long (b. 1841) — also known as J. A. Long — of Roxboro, Person County, N.C. Born in Person County, N.C., May 23, 1841. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; farmer; bank president; president, Roxboro Cotton Mills; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1880, 1888; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Person County, 1885-86; member of North Carolina state senate, 1889-90, 1901-02, 1905-06, 1909-10, 1913-14 (20th District 1889-90, 17th District 1901-02, 18th District 1905-06, 1909-10, 17th District 1913-14). Methodist. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ratliff Long and Mary (Walters) Long; married 1882 to Laura R. Thompson.
  Thomas McBryde (b. 1842) — of Robeson County, N.C.; Red Springs, Hoke County, N.C.; Raeford, Hoke County, N.C. Born in Robeson County, N.C., 1842. Democrat. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of North Carolina state senate from Robeson County, 1903-04; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Hoke County, 1913-16. Presbyterian. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Burial location unknown.
  Antoine Jean Murat (1836-1922) — also known as Antoine J. Murat — of Apalachicola, Franklin County, Fla. Born in Santorini, Greece, January 27, 1836. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; seafood business; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1873-81, 1909; Vice-Consul for Sweden & Norway in Apalachicola, Fla., 1882-1900; Consular Agent for France in Apalachicola, Fla., 1889-1907; Vice-Consul for Uruguay in Apalachicola, Fla., 1895-1900. Catholic. French ancestry. Member, United Confederate Veterans. Died in Apalachicola, Franklin County, Fla., October 13, 1922 (age 86 years, 259 days). Interment at Chestnut Cemetery, Apalachicola, Fla.
  Relatives: Married 1865 to Rebecca Swain (1845-1933).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Samuel Pasco (1834-1917) — of Monticello, Jefferson County, Fla. Born in London, England, June 28, 1834. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; member of Florida Democratic State Committee, 1872-80; Florida Democratic state chair, 1876-88; member of Democratic National Committee from Florida, 1880-90; Presidential Elector for Florida, 1880, 1908; delegate to Florida state constitutional convention, 1885; member of Florida state house of representatives, 1886-87; Speaker of the Florida State House of Representatives, 1887; U.S. Senator from Florida, 1887-99; Presidential Elector for Florida, 1908. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; United Confederate Veterans. Died in Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla., March 13, 1917 (age 82 years, 258 days). Interment at Roseland Cemetery, Monticello, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of John Pasco and Amelia (Nash) Pasco; married, October 28, 1869, to Jessie Denham.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Robert White (1833-1915) — of Romney, Hampshire County, W.Va.; Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Romney, Hampshire County, Va. (now W.Va.), February 7, 1833. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; West Virginia state attorney general, 1877-81; member of West Virginia state house of delegates, 1885, 1891. Presbyterian. Member, United Confederate Veterans; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., December 12, 1915 (age 82 years, 308 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of John Baker White (1794-1862) and Frances Ann (Streit) White; married 1859 to Ellen E. Vass (1839-1921); great-grandnephew of Alexander White (1738-1804).
  Political family: White family of Frederick County, Virginia.
  See also Wikipedia article
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