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 Peter B. Starke

Peter B. Starke

Birth
Brunswick County, Virginia, USA
Death 13 Jul 1888 (aged 72–73)
Lawrenceville, Brunswick County, Virginia, USA
Burial Lawrenceville, Brunswick County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 11081 · View Source
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Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. Prior to the Civil War, he served in the Mississippi House of Representatives, 1850 to 1854 and in the Mississippi Senate, 1856 to 1862. In February 1862, he enlisted in the Confederate Army and was commissioned Colonel of the 28th Cavalry. He led the 28th Cavalry in engagements in Virginia, Mississippi and the Wilderness and was promoted Brigadier General in November 1864. After the war, he was a member of the Board of Mississippi Levee Commissioners, 1866 to 1872.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 16 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11081
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter B. Starke (1815–13 Jul 1888), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11081, citing Percival Family Cemetery, Lawrenceville, Brunswick County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .