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Gen Ebenezer Dumont
Birth: Nov. 23, 1814
Death: Apr. 16, 1871

Civil War Union Brigadier General, US Congressman. He was a member of the Indiana State House of Representatives in 1838 and served as a Lieutenant Colonel of US Volunteers in the Mexican War. In 1850, he was relected to the State House of Representatives, serving until 1853. When the Civil War began, he was appointed Colonel of the 7th Regiment, Indiana Volunteer Infantry and promoted Brigadier General in September 1861. In 1862, he commanded both the17th Brigade and 12th Division of the Army of Ohio, during Braxton Bragg's Kentucky invasion. In 1863, he resigned when elected as a Unionist to the Thirty-eighth Congress and was reelected as a Republican to the Thirty-ninth Congress, serving until 1867. President U. S. Grant appointed Dumont Governor of Idaho Territory in April 1871, but he died before taking the oath of office. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Ann Cheek Dumont (1822 - 1907)*
 
 Children:
  Fannie Dumont Braden (1840 - 1934)*
  Julia Louisa Dumont Gordon (1842 - 1928)*
  Clinton Charles Dumont (1856 - 1887)*
  Isabelle Dumont Williams (1858 - 1939)*
  Anna Dumont Springsteen (1861 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 24, 2001
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