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George Craighead Cabell
Birth: Jan. 25, 1836
Danville City
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 1906
Baltimore County
Maryland, USA

U.S. Congressman. He attended the Danville Academy, graduated from the law school of the University of Virginia, in 1857, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice in Danville, Virginia, in 1858. At the advent of the Civil War, he was the Commonwealth Attorney of Danville, when he was commissioned a Major in the Confederate Army in 1861. He rose to the rank of Colonel in command of the 18th Regiment, Virginia Infantry and served until the war's end. After the war, he resumed the practice of law and was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-fourth Congress and to the next five succeeding Congresses, serving (1875-87). An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he continued to practice law until his death at age 70. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
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  Mary Harrison Baird Cabell (1838 - 1891)
  Ellen V M Ashton Cabell (1851 - 1904)
  Benjamin W Cabell (1864 - 1920)*
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Green Hill Cemetery
Danville City
Virginia, USA
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Record added: Oct 19, 2002
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A proud and honorable Confederate soldier.
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