Wharton Jackson Green

Wharton Jackson Green

Birth
Saint Marks, Wakulla County, Florida, USA
Death 6 Aug 1910 (aged 79)
Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 8056970 · View Source
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Civil War Confederate Army Officer, US Congressman, Author. During the Civil War, he reached the rank of Colonel in the Confederate Army, and was wounded and captured during the Battle of Gettysburg. Following the war, he became the first president of the Society of Confederate Soldiers and Sailors in North Carolina. In 1883, he was elected to represent North Carolina in the United States House of Representatives, leaving office in 1887. In later life, he wrote, including the book "Recollections and Reflections; an Auto of Half a Century and More."

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  • Originally Created by: Evening Blues
  • Added: 3 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8056970
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wharton Jackson Green (28 Feb 1831–6 Aug 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8056970, citing Cross Creek Cemetery #2, Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .