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Gen Wilmot Gibbes De Saussure
Birth: Jul. 23, 1822, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1886

General of South Carolina State Militia. He served as the Secretary of the South Carolina Treasury and as a Representative to the State Assembly. Appointed to Brigadier General of State Militia in 1861, De Saussure led the 4th Brigade throughout the Civil War. He served on South Carolina Governor Francis Pickens cabinet as Secretary of the Treasury. In 1862, he was elected State Adjutant General and Inspector General of Militia. Post Civil War saw De Saussure resuming his profession as a lawyer and becoming the President of the Huguenot Society and the Sons of Cincinnati. The General died in Ocala, Florida on February 1, 1886. (bio by: Stonewall) 
 
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  Susan B DeSaussure Kershaw (1847 - 1924)*
 
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Burial:
Magnolia Cemetery
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Stonewall
Record added: Oct 02, 2003
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