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Thomas Howell Cobb (September 7, 1815 – October 9, 1868) was an American political figure. .... In the closing days of the war, Cobb fruitlessly opposed General Robert E. Lee's eleventh hour proposal of enlisting slaves into the Confederate ...

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A mid-nineteenth-century politician, Howell Cobb served as congressman ... of the Provisional Confederate Congress (1861-62) and a major general of the ...

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Howell Cobb, Sec. of the Treasury, Speaker of the House, Presidential .... time in his life, gave up politics in order to become a general in the Confederate army.

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Georgian Howell Cobb is named president of the assembly. ... April 20, 1865, Major General Howell Cobb surrenders his troops and the city of Macon, Georgia .

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Apr 20, 2017 ... Photograph of Howell Cobb early in his political career before the Civil War. ... Howell Cobb, who served in the Civil War as a brigadier general ...

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Nov 24, 2016 ... Historical records matching Maj. General Howell Cobb, Sr. (CSA), Governor, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury. Howell Cobb in MyHeritage family ...

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The following year (1837), Cobb was elected solicitor general of a strongly pro- Union district in northeastern Georgia. Cobb held the office of solicitor for three ...

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(Including brother Thomas Reade Roots Cobb, a future lawyer and Confederate Brigadier General.) He graduated from the University of Georgia in 1834.

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COBB, Howell, (nephew of Howell Cobb [1772-1818]), a Representative from ... in 1836; solicitor general of the western judicial circuit of Georgia 1837-1841; ...

jubiloemancipationcentury.wordpress.com/2015/01/28/if-slaves-will-make-good-soldiers-our-whole-theory-of-slavery-is-wrong-confederate-howell-cobb-on-black-enlistment

Jan 28, 2015 ... Howell Cobb, southern politician and brigadier general in the Confederate States of America army: "The day you make soldiers of (slaves) is ...

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