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Augustus Holmes Kenan
Birth: Apr. 21, 1805
Montpelier
Baldwin County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jun. 2, 1870
Milledgeville
Baldwin County
Georgia, USA

Confederate Congressman. Georgia Representative and Senator. Kenan was a Georgia State congressman in both houses before serving as in the Confederate Congress. He was the Baldwin County representative in the Georgia Secession Convention. He was against secession, but gave in when his vote was needed to make it unanimous. After signing the Ordinance of Secession, he "threw away the pen." (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
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 Children:
  Lewis Holmes Kenan (1833 - 1871)*
  T. H. Kenan (1842 - 1880)*
 
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Burial:
Memory Hill Cemetery
Milledgeville
Baldwin County
Georgia, USA
Plot: West side, Section D, Lot 25, Person 3
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Oct 09, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7968154
Augustus Holmes Kenan
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Augustus Holmes Kenan
Added by: Evening Blues
 
Augustus Holmes Kenan
Added by: Evening Blues
 
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- Tracey Reid
 Added: Jun. 2, 2017
For services rendered the Confederacy during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 2, 2016

- bob tarte
 Added: Jun. 2, 2015
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