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Col Walton Ector Sr.

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Col Walton Ector Sr.

Birth
Putnam County, Georgia, USA
Death 28 Jan 1862 (aged 41)
Greenville, Meriwether County, Georgia, USA
Burial Greenville, Meriwether County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 131097856 View Source
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Born: August 24, 1820
Birthplace: Putnam County Georgia
Father: Brig. General Hugh Walton Ector 1798 - 1835
Mother: Dorothy "Dollie" Ector - 1848
Wife: Elizabeth Matilda Antoinette Bray 1824 - 1905
Children:
Hugh Kolb Ector 1849 - 1925
Julia Ector 1855 -
Dorothy "Dollie" Ector 1858 -
Walton Bray Ector Jr. 1861 - 1936
Education:
1837 - 1839: Attended West Point Military Academy
Occupation before War:
1839 - 1843: Aide to Governor Charles J. McDonald
Newspaper Editor in Columbus Georgia in the 1840's
Planter in Meriwether County Georgia
Veteran of the Mexican War
General in the Georgia State Militia
Civil War Career:
1861: Captain of Company B 13th Georgia Infantry Regiment
1861 – 1862: Colonel of 13th Georgia Infantry Regiment
1862: Died in Greenville Georgia where he had went to restore health

Died: January 28, 1862
Place of Death: Greenville Georgia
Age at time of Death: 41 years old
Burial Place: Greenville City Cemetery Greenville Georgia

Brother of Confederate Matthew D. Ector


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  • Created by: Rob
  • Added: 9 Jun 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 131097856
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/131097856/walton-ector : accessed ), memorial page for Col Walton Ector Sr. (24 Aug 1820–28 Jan 1862), Find a Grave Memorial ID 131097856, citing Greenville City Cemetery, Greenville, Meriwether County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Rob (contributor 47382248) .