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Rufus R. Dawes
Birth: Jul. 4, 1838
Malta
Morgan County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 1, 1899
Marietta
Washington County
Ohio, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Colonel of the 6th Wisconsin Infantry of the famed Iron Brigade. Great-Grandson of William Dawes, rider with Paul Revere, and father of Charles Dawes, Vice President under Calvin Coolidge. Elected to Congress after the war. (bio by: Ethan F. Bishop) 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Dawes (1804 - 1867)
  Sarah Cutler Dawes (1809 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Berman Gates Dawes (1842 - 1921)
 
 Children:
  Charles Gates Dawes (1865 - 1951)*
  Rufus Cutler Dawes (1867 - 1940)*
  Beman Gates Dawes (1870 - 1953)*
  Henry May Dawes (1877 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Manasseh Dawes (1832 - 1860)*
  Lucy Dawes (1833 - 1898)*
  Rufus R. Dawes (1838 - 1899)
  Ephraim Cutler Dawes (1840 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Marietta
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 4, Lot 20
 
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Record added: Oct 16, 2001
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- Trisha W.
 Added: Apr. 5, 2014
Our government and our politicians today do indeed stink but we are ONE people; when you say "us" it should be ALL Americans. There is no more North vs South, "us vs them"--we are ONE people, ONE Nation. Let the Civil War be in the past and be grateful f...(Read more)
- LaDene
 Added: Oct. 13, 2013
Good yankee commander; you gave us hell at Culps Hill; Battle of Gettysburg...200 of us surrendered that day.......march on yankee officer.We salute you...RIP
- Johnny Reb
 Added: Aug. 19, 2013
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