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LTC William Henry Hulsey
Birth: Oct. 1, 1838
DeKalb County
Georgia, USA
Death: May 17, 1909
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Soldier and Politician. In 1861,he enlisted as a private in the 6th Georgia infantry and by March 1862 was promoted to major of the 42nd Georgia infantry. He fought at the battles of Cumberland Gap and Tazewell, Tennessee, and from December 1862 to July 1863 in the Vicksburg Campaign where his unit under the command of General John Pemberton surrendered. After his release, he resumed his command of the 42nd Georgia infantry and in November 1863 fought at the battle of Missionary Ridge in Chattagnooga, Tennessee. In 1864, he was injured during the Atlanta Campaign and was promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel. In 1869 he served one term as Mayor of Atlanta, Georgia and founded the Atlanta Public School System. (bio by: Tom Denardo) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Eli Jennings Hulsey (1812 - 1890)
  Charlotte Collier Hulsey (1814 - 1882)
 
 Spouse:
  Marian Josephine Bateman Hulsey (1842 - 1907)*
 
 Children:
  Hallie G. Hulsey Brooks (1869 - 1895)*
  William Ezzard Hulsey (1871 - 1921)*
  Fred Warner Hulsey (1876 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eli Hayden Hulsey (____ - 1852)*
  Mary Jane Hulsey Bell (1837 - 1901)*
  William Henry Hulsey (1838 - 1909)
  Rebecca Ann Hulsey Sanders (1841 - 1916)*
  Laura Serena Hulsey Flake (1841 - 1909)*
  John M. Hulsey (1844 - 1853)*
  Augustus Jennings Hulsey (1847 - 1877)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tom Denardo
Record added: Feb 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18040000
LTC William Henry Hulsey
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