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David Emanuel Twiggs
Birth: 1790
Death: Jul. 15, 1862

Civil War Confederate Major General. He was the oldest ex-officer of the US Army to join the Confederacy. He was a general in the War with Mexico, and was one of four generals of the line in the United States Army in 1860. He was dismissed for turning over his command and property to the state of Texas in March 1861, and became a Confederate General. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Twiggs (1750 - 1816)
  Ruth Emanuel Twiggs (1755 - 1827)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth W Twiggs (____ - 1840)*
 
 Children:
  Marion Isabelle Twiggs Myers (1838 - 1893)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Twiggs Greenwood (1784 - 1856)*
  George L. Twiggs (1789 - 1853)*
  David Emanuel Twiggs (1790 - 1862)
  Levi Twiggs (1793 - 1847)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Twiggs Cemetery
Augusta
Richmond County
Georgia, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 10, 2000
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David Emanuel Twiggs
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