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Gen Gouverneur Kemble Warren
Birth: Jan. 8, 1830
Cold Spring
Putnam County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 8, 1882
Newport
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA

Civil War Union Major General. He was the Chief Topographical Engineer of the Union Army of the Potomac at the July 1863 Battle of Gettysburg. He is credited with recognizing the significance of a hill called Little Round Top and in the heat of battle, commandeered troops to sieze and hold it, which became a Union "Fortress" during the battle. He later commanded the II and, subsequently, V Army Corps until the closing days of the Civil War. General Warren's statue stands on Little Round Top today. (bio by: Dan Cannon) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Sylvanus Warren (1799 - 1859)
  Phebe Lickley Warren (1804 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Emily Forbes Chase Warren (1840 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Algernon Sydney Warren (1866 - 1907)*
  Emily Warren (1875 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  William John Warren (1824 - 1828)*
  Alexander Warren (1826 - 1830)*
  Gouverneur Kemble Warren (1830 - 1882)
  Sarah Warren (1834 - 1841)*
  Cornelius Warren (1836 - 1837)*
  Emily Warren Roebling (1843 - 1903)*
  Robert Parrot Warren (1847 - 1876)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Diabetes
 
Burial:
Island Cemetery
Newport
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 41.49709, -71.31375
 
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Record added: Sep 07, 1999
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Gen Gouverneur Kemble Warren
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Gen Gouverneur Kemble Warren
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