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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 ...

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 ...

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; ...

Maj. General Howell Cobb, Sr. (CSA), Governor, U.S. ... - Geni

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Jul 1, 2014 ... Genealogy for Howell Cobb, Sr. (1815 - 1868) family tree on Geni, with over 150 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.

'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 ...

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 ...

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 .

Sherman Burns Cobb's Plantation, Enters Georgia Capital – Civil ...

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Nov 22, 2014 ... Under the helm of General Henry Slocum, they had wound their way ... of General Howell Cobb, of Georgia, one of the leading rebels of the ...

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 ...

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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.

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 ...

Real Confederates Didn't Know About Black Confederates | Dead ...

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Oct 26, 2010 ... Lots of folks are familiar with Howell Cobb's famous line, offered in response ... Mr. Davis opposes in general the arminng of the negro slaves.