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Oliver Wiley Harbin
Birth: Jun. 16, 1834
Death: Nov. 29, 1910, USA

Civil War Figure. Born in Dahlonega, Lumpkin County, Georgia, he began working with the Rome Railroad in 1848, becoming engineer in 1859. During the Civil War, on the day of the "Great Locomotive Chase" involving Andrews' Raiders, he was the engineer of Rome Railroad locomotive the 'William R. Smith'. This was the locomotive used in pursuit of the stolen locomotive 'The General' during the raid on April 12, 1862. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Mary A. Harbin (1836 - 1912)
 
Burial:
Westview Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section 12
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Jun 22, 2003
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Oliver Wiley Harbin
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