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Thomas Scales Plowman
Birth: Jun. 8, 1843
Talladega
Talladega County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 29, 1919
Talladega
Talladega County
Alabama, USA

U.S. Congressman. With the outbreak of the Civil War, he joined the Confederate Army at age 20 and served as a Private in Company F, 51st Alabama Cavalry. After the war, he was active in agricultural and mercantile pursuits in Talladega, Alabama. He was Mayor of Talladega, (1872-78) and president of the First National Bank of Talladega. In 1897, he presented credentials as a Democratic member-elect to the Fifty-fifth Congress, serving until 1898. After his term, he was on the Talladega County Jury Commission (1910-11), a member of the Alabama State Senate in 1912 and the first president of the Bankhead Highway. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Magnolia Vinton McClellan Plowman (1847 - 1874)*
  Anne Montgomery Plowman (1854 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Claude Montgomery Plowman (1880 - 1961)*
  Thomas Scales Plowman (1881 - 1962)*
  Olive Plowman Labatt (1886 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Talladega
Talladega County
Alabama, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 18, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7365979
Thomas Scales Plowman
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Thomas Scales Plowman
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1st cousin 3 x's removed
- Brenda Neal Hedges
 Added: Aug. 14, 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: Jun. 2, 2014

- Daryl & Barbara (Biggs) Mallett
 Added: Jun. 19, 2009
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