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 Benjamin Grubb Humphreys

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Benjamin Grubb Humphreys

  • Birth 26 Aug 1808 Claiborne County, Mississippi, USA
  • Death 20 Dec 1882 Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Port Gibson, Claiborne County, Mississippi, USA
  • Plot Family plot is located approx. 10 yards to the right of the main entrance (along the cemetery’s South wall)
  • Memorial ID 7894001

Civil War Confederate Brigadier General, Mississippi Governor. During the Civil War he served as a General in the Confederate Army. Humphreys served as the Governor of Mississippi from 1865 to 1868. He was removed from the office as Governor by armed force under the orders of the United States military commander of Mississippi. He also served as a Member of the Mississippi State Legislature in 1837, and Member of the Mississippi State Senate in 1839.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 24 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7894001
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin Grubb Humphreys (26 Aug 1808–20 Dec 1882), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7894001, citing Wintergreen Cemetery, Port Gibson, Claiborne County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .