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Lovell Harrison Rousseau
Birth: Aug. 4, 1818
Lincoln County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 7, 1869
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Civil War Union Major General, US Congressman. Born in Stanford Kentucky, he was admitted to the bar in 1844 and practiced law in Bloomfield, Indiana. He served as an officer in the 2nd Indiana Regiment during the Mexican War and removed to Louisville, Kentucky, in 1849. At the beginning of the Civil War he was appointed Colonel of the 5th Kentucky Volunteers and promoted Brigadier General in October, 1861. He took part in the battles of Shiloh and Perryville where for his bravery he was promoted Major General. In the command of the 5th Division of the Army of the Cumberland, he served in the battles of Stone River, Chattanooga, Chickamauga and the Alabama campaign. In 1864, he had command of the districts of Nashville, Tennessee until he resigned in November, 1865. After the war, he was elected as a Unconditional Unionist to the Thirty-ninth Congress serving 1865 to 1866. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Cave Hill National Cemetery *
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
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Record added: Aug 07, 2010
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- sniksnak
 Added: Jan. 8, 2014
May GOD Bless You ! ! ! ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::It is on Major General Benjamin Butler's in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts ( this County has Two County Seats) , the monument reads."the true touchstone of civil liberty is not that ...(Read more)
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Nov. 19, 2013
Rest in Peace - GG Grandson of Sgt. Isaac "Ike" Chrisman - Co. H, 1st Ky. Cav. - Wounded 19 January 1862 - Battle of Mill Springs
- Joe Chrisman
 Added: Oct. 23, 2013
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