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Wharton Jackson Green
Birth: Feb. 28, 1831
Saint Marks
Wakulla County
Florida, USA
Death: Aug. 6, 1910
Fayetteville
Cumberland County
North Carolina, USA

Civil War Confederate Army Officer, US Congressman, Author. During the Civil War, he reached the rank of Colonel in the Confederate Army, and was wounded and captured during the Battle of Gettysburg. Following the war, he became the first president of the Society of Confederate Soldiers and Sailors in North Carolina. In 1883, he was elected to represent North Carolina in the United States House of Representatives, leaving office in 1887. In later life, he wrote, including the book "Recollections and Reflections; an Auto of Half a Century and More." (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Esther S. Green (1839 - 1883)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Wharton Green Walters (1859 - 1943)*
  Mabel Ellery Green Elliott (1875 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cross Creek Cemetery #2
Fayetteville
Cumberland County
North Carolina, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 35.05665, -78.87397
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Nov 03, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8056970
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