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Howell Cobb

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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 ho...

Howell Cobb (1815-1868) | New Georgia Encyclopedia

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His younger brother, Thomas R. R. Cobb, became a prominent jurist and Confederate general. Around 1819 the family moved to Athens, where Cobb attended ...

Howell Cobb | American politician | Britannica.com

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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 ...

Howell Cobb - Our Georgia History

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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 .

Howell Cobb | Dead Confederates, A Civil War Era Blog

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Posts about Howell Cobb written by Andy Hall. ... to see the name of that good and great man and soldier, General R. E. Lee, given as authority for such a policy .

The Brothers Cobb Part One: Major General Howell Cobb, my 4th ...

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Aug 30, 2012 ... Howell Cobb was born in Jefferson County, GA on September 7, 1815. He is my 4th cousin 7x removed. He was named after his uncle, Howell ...

Brig. Gen. Howell Cobb's Official Report (OR) For The Battle Of ...

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Report of Brig. Gen. Howell Cobb, C. S. Army, Commanding Brigade, of the Battle of ... GENERAL: On the 13th instant I was ordered by you to take and hold ...

Howell Cobb, Sr (1815 - 1868) - Find A Grave Memorial

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Mar 20, 2000 ... (Including brother Thomas Reade Roots Cobb, a future lawyer and Confederate Brigadier General.) He graduated from the University of ...

'If Slaves Will Make Good Soldiers Our Whole Theory of Slavery is ...

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Jan 8, 2015 ... The first such name is that of General Howell Cobb, once governor of Georgia. He now commanded a small force in Georgia. On this date, from ...

Howell Cobb - jstor

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HOWELL COBB. Among American statesmen, Howell Cobb will ever hold a ... retary of the Treasury, and Major General in the Army of the. Confederacy, and all  ...

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Howell Cobb - About North Georgia

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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.

COBB, Howell - Biographical Information

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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; ...

If slaves will make good soldiers our whole theory of slavery is wrong

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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 ...