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Col Winburn Joseph Lawton
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Birth: Sep. 30, 1817
Beaufort
Beaufort County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 6, 1884
Macon
Bibb County
Georgia, USA

Winburn Joseph Lawton:
Born: September 30, 1817
Birthplace: Beaufort South Carolina
1st Wife: Harriet Jaudon Lawton
2nd Wife: Sarah Lewis Lawton
Occupation before War:
Wealthy Planter in Daugherty County Georgia
Railroad Builder
Served in the Georgia State Militia as Officer
1847 1848: Georgia State Senator
1855 1856: Georgia State Senator
Civil War Career:
1861: Captain of Company B Cobb's Georgia Legion
1861 1862: Colonel of 2nd Georgia Cavalry Regiment
1862: Resigned during the Middle of Kentucky Campaign
Occupation before War:
Merchant, Factor, Banker, Railroad Promoter & House Builder
1870: Unsuccessful Candidate for Georgia State Representative

Died: September 6, 1884
Place of Death: Macon Georgia
Age at time of Death: 66 years old
Burial Place: Rose Hill Cemetery Macon Georgia 
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Macon
Bibb County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Rob
Record added: Mar 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107292848
Col Winburn Joseph Lawton
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Col Winburn Joseph Lawton
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Col Winburn Joseph Lawton
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