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Allen Daniel Candler
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entered the Confederate Army as a private in Company H, Thirty-fourth Regiment of Georgia Infantry on May 12, 1862; was elected first lieutenant May 17, 1862; promoted to captain October 26, 1862; appointed lieutenant colonel May 16, 1864; promoted to colonel December 27, 1864; He was a cousin of Ezekiel Samuel Candler, Jr., and Milton Anthony Candler., a Representative from Georgia; born in Homer, Banks County, Ga., November 4, 1834; attended country schools, and was graduated from Mercer University, Macon, Ga., in 1859; studied law;After the War, engaged in agricultural pursuits; member of the State house of representatives 1873-1877; served in the State senate in 1878 and 1879; engaged in manufacturing and was president of a railroad; elected as a Democrat to the Forty-eighth and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1883-March 3, 1891); chairman, Committee on Education (Fiftieth Congress); was not a candidate for reelection in 1890; secretary of state of Georgia from May 28, 1894, until March 1, 1898, when he resigned; served as Governor of Georgia from 1898 to 1902; compiler of the records of the State of Georgia from 1903 until his death in Atlanta, Ga., October 26, 1910.
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Thank You for your Devotion to Georgia and The Confederate States of America.
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Your sacrifice has not been forgotten!
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Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero, a Confederate Soldier. Deo Vindice.
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Your sacrifice has not been forgotten!
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In memory of my 3rd cousin 4 times removed . . .
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Happy Heavenly Birthday (early)
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RIP...
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A True Southern Hero
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- Happy Heavenly Birthday Dearest Angel, Rhonda Sue
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In Memory
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REPOSE EN PAIX!
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Happy birthday sir, Deo vindice.
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Rest Well,Sir. Thank You.
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May eternal blessings be yours
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Happy birthday Sir! Thank you for your devotion, service and sacrifice to the South. Deo vindice and rest in peace.
- Kelley G
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God bless you.
Rest in Peace
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- Grace, Peace and Love, Karen
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REPOSE EN PAIX!
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- God Bless & R.I.P. ~ Daughter Of An Angel ~
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A True Southern Hero
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- God Bless & R.I.P. ~ Daughter Of An Angel ~
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