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Alexander Robert Lawton
Birth: Nov. 5, 1818
Death: Jul. 2, 1896
Clifton Springs
Ontario County
New York, USA

Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. He led a colorful career, graduating from West Point and Harvard Law School; serving in the Georgia legislature and on railroad boards. He performed distinguished duty in the Confederate quartermaster general's department. After the war he resumed politics, and was appointed US minister to Austria in 1887. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Gilbert Alexander Lawton (1826 - 1897)*
 
 Children:
  Corinne Elliott Lawton (1846 - 1877)*
  Lovisa Fredrika Lawton Mackall (1849 - 1925)*
  Alexander Rudolph Lawton (1858 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bonaventure Cemetery
Savannah
Chatham County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section H
 
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Record added: Jun 21, 2000
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