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Gen John Marshall Claiborne
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1839
Gibson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1909
Cherokee County
Texas, USA

General John Marshall Claiborne

b. February 27, 1839
d. 1909

8th Texas Cavalry Regiment
Mustered into Company D at Houston, TX on September 7, 1861.
Travelled (apparently) to VA during winter 1861-1862 while ill.
Promoted Sergeant Major by March 1862.
Appointed to Adjutant on December 31, 1862.
Claiborne indicates he was wounded three times.
Received one of these wounds to arm or shoulder at Cassville, GA on May 24, 1864.
Acted in "secret service" behind enemy lines at TN from July 1864 until at least December 1864.

Married Susan Mary Phillips on January 8, 1865 in Cedartown, Polk County, GA.

Parents: Phillip R. K. Claiborne & Mary Crawford Billingsly




 
 
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 Spouse:
  Susan Mary Phillips Claiborne (1843 - 1900)*
 
 Children:
  Harriett Overton Claiborne Evans (1877 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Rusk
Cherokee County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Bev
Record added: Jan 07, 2005
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