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Thomas Green
Birth: Jan. 8, 1814
Death: Apr. 12, 1864

Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. Prior to the Civil War, he served as an Army officer in the Mexican-American War and as clerk of the Supreme Court of Texas. He entered the Civil War as a Colonel in the brigade of General H. H. Sibley and saw service in New Mexico. In 1863, he was promoted Brigadier General in command of the Texas Confederate forces, participated in Battle of Galveston and at Mansfield and Pleasant Hill, Louisiana. At the Battle of Blair's Landing, April 12, 1864, he was killed at short range by the cannon of a Federal gunboat on the Red River. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Wallace Chalmers Green (1828 - 1866)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Green Lane (1847 - 1926)*
  Eliza Chalmers Green Neil (1849 - 1931)*
  Alice Green Bentley (1850 - 1940)*
  Jeanette Green Haydon (1853 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 30.27607, -97.72843
 
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Record added: Apr 09, 2000
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Brother Green. For services rendered in the field. Honor, Integrity and Brotherhood. Rest in peace!
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 24, 2014

- Patrick Murphy
 Added: May. 7, 2014

- DENA ANN
 Added: Apr. 13, 2014
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