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Jabez Lamar Monroe Curry
Birth: Jun. 5, 1825
Double Branches
Lincoln County
Georgia, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1903
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Soldier, statesman, educator and orator; served in the Texas Rangers in the Mexican War; United States Representative from Alabama, 1857-1861; Confederate States Representative from Alabama in the first Confederate Congress; lieutenant colonel, Confederate Army; became a Baptist minister after the Civil War; president of Howard College, 1865; professor at Richmond College, 1868-1881; United States Minister to Spain, 1885-1888; appointed Ambassador Extraordinary to Spain, 1902. He represents Alabama in Statuary Hall in the United States Capitol. 
Family links: 
  William Curry (1793 - 1855)
  Mary Murray Curry (1801 - 1875)
  Ann Alexander Bowie Curry (1828 - 1865)*
  Jabez Lamar Monroe Curry (1825 - 1903)
  Newborn baby Curry (1827 - 1827)**
  William Curry (1831 - 1900)*
  Nathaniel M Curry (1837 - 1861)*
  Mary L Curry (1840 - 1841)*
*Calculated relationship
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
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Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Sep 19, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6788501
Jabez Lamar Monroe Curry
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Jabez Lamar Monroe Curry
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Jabez Lamar Monroe Curry
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