|Birth: ||Feb. 27, 1839|
|Death: ||Apr. 20, 1909|
General John Marshall Claiborne
b. February 27, 1839
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
Susan Mary Phillips Claiborne (1843 - 1900)*
Harriett Overton Claiborne Evans (1877 - 1928)*
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Created by: Bev
Record added: Jan 07, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10285166