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John Blair Smith Todd
Birth: Apr. 4, 1814
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1872

Civil War Union Brigadier General. US Congressman. After graduating from West Point in 1837, he fought in the Seminole War from 1837 to 1842 and the Mexican War from 1846 to 1848. In 1856 he resigned from the Army and became an Indian trader in the Dakota Territory. With the start of the Civil War he was appointed brigadier general of Volunteers of the Union Army. Shortly thereafter he was elected to the United States Congress and represented the Dakota Territory from 1861 to 1863 and again from 1864 to 1865. (bio by: Bigwoo) 
 
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  Catherine Smith Hoffman Todd (1822 - 1886)*
 
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Burial:
Yankton City Cemetery
Yankton
Yankton County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: Block 467, Lot 3, Grave 4
 
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Record added: Jul 09, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 10390
John Blair Smith Todd
Added by: John Wesley "Jack" Donner, Sr.
 
John Blair Smith Todd
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John Blair Smith Todd
Added by: Thomas Fisher
 
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Thank you for your service to our country. May you rest in peace my 3rd cousin 6x removed.
- Patricia Williams Curry
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