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George Wythe Randolph
Birth: Mar. 10, 1818
Death: Apr. 3, 1867

Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. Born in Charlottesville, Virginia, he was a successful lawyer when he joined the Confederate Army as a Major in April, 1861. He fought in the Battle of Big Bethel and was promoted Brigadier General on February 12, 1862. In March 1862, he was appointed Secretary of War by Confederate President Jefferson Davis, but resigned from office in November, 1862. He chose exile in Europe after the Confederacy fell and returned to Virginia in early 1867 and died soon after from pneumonia. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Mann Randolph (1768 - 1828)
  Martha Jefferson Randolph (1772 - 1836)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Adams Randolph (1830 - 1871)
 
 Siblings:
  Anne Cary Randolph Bankhead (1791 - 1826)*
  Thomas Jefferson Randolph (1792 - 1875)*
  Eleonora Wayles Randolph Coolidge (1796 - 1876)*
  Cornelia Jefferson Randolph (1799 - 1871)*
  Virginia Jefferson Randolph Trist (1801 - 1881)*
  Mary Jefferson Randolph (1803 - 1876)*
  James Madison Randolph (1806 - 1834)*
  Benjamin Franklin Randolph (1808 - 1871)*
  Meriwether Lewis Randolph (1810 - 1837)*
  Septimia Anne Randolph Meikleham (1814 - 1887)*
  George Wythe Randolph (1818 - 1867)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Monticello Graveyard
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 16, 2000
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George Wythe Randolph
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The South never forgets her heroes
- Sunnyafternoon
 Added: Aug. 1, 2014
Your rememberance will last for eternity.
- Patrick Murphy
 Added: Jun. 8, 2014
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: Apr. 16, 2014
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