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Basil Wilson Duke
Birth: May 28, 1838
Georgetown
Scott County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1916
Bowling Green
Warren County
Kentucky, USA

Brigadier General, CSA. Was brother-in-law of Gen. John Hunt Morgan and Gen. A. P. Hill. Commanded the escort of Confederate President Jefferson Davis at the end of the War Between the States. 
 
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 Parents:
  Nathaniel Wilson Duke (1806 - 1850)
  Mary A. Pickett Currie Duke (1813 - 1847)
 
 Spouse:
  Henrietta Morgan Duke (1840 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Morgan Duke Ballou (1863 - 1905)*
  Calvin Morgan Duke (1869 - 1942)*
  Julia Blackburn Duke Henning (1875 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lexington Cemetery
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Hunt-Morgan lot, Section C
 
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Record added: Mar 18, 2000
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 Added: May. 28, 2015

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