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George Anderson Mercer
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1835
Savannah
Chatham County
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 23, 1907
Savannah
Chatham County
Georgia, USA

George was a Civil War Soldier. He enlisted as a Lieutenant 2nd Class on 30 May 1861, Commission in CO C, 1st Infantry Regiment, GA. Promoted to Full Lieutenant, 1st Class on 15 July 1861, (Estimated day of Promo)
Resigned Company C, 1st Infantry Regiment, GA on 15 September 1861.
He claimed his Residence as Chatham Co., GA.
From the Herringshaw's Encyclopedia of American Biography of the Nineteenth Century, page 652, he was a lawyer, author, was born Feb. 9, 1835, in Savannah, Ga. From 187274 he served in the Georgia legislature; and was United States district judge for the southern district of Georgia.
He is buried in the Mercer and Herndon Plot, behind the Dulany & Hendrix Plot.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Hugh Weedon Mercer (1808 - 1877)
  Mary Stiles Anderson Mercer (1812 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Ann Maury Herndon Mercer (1841 - 1885)
 
 Children:
  George Anderson Mercer (1868 - 1940)*
 
 Sibling:
  George Anderson Mercer (1835 - 1907)
  Mary Stuart Mercer Walker (1841 - 1925)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: spouse of Nannie Herndon Mercer
 
Burial:
Bonaventure Cemetery
Savannah
Chatham County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Mercer & Herndons Plot
 
Created by: Helen L. Smith Hoke
Record added: Jul 04, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6575538
George Anderson Mercer
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George Anderson Mercer
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George Anderson Mercer
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"Chet" and His Travels (Macon Telegraph, April 12, 1883)At 2 o'clock this morning the steamer with the Presidential party on board arrived at Palatka, where Mrs. G. A. Mercer, ofSavannah, a cousin of the President, accompanied by Miss Jessie Bruce, of Cum...(Read more)
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