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 John Rowlett Woodside

John Rowlett Woodside

Birth
Rowlett's Landing, Franklin County, Kentucky, USA
Death 28 Feb 1887 (aged 72)
Thomasville, Oregon County, Missouri, USA
Burial Thomasville, Oregon County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 5991337 · View Source
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Civil War Confederate Army Officer. An ardent Democrat, he was served in the Missouri State Legislature from 1860 to 1861, and as a Circuit Judge from 1871 to 1887. He named the cities of Alton and West Plains, and a mural depicting this was created in the state capital. He served during the Civil War as Colonel and commander of hw 4th Missouri (Confederate) Infantry, fighting at the Battles of Wilson's Creek and Mammoth Spring. He was held prisoner by Union Forces three times.

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  • Added: 23 Nov 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5991337
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Rowlett Woodside (3 Sep 1814–28 Feb 1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5991337, citing Woodside Cemetery, Thomasville, Oregon County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .