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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies, 1861. (search)
father, moved to Brunswick County, near the Meherrin River, and gave the name to a town there, Gholsonville. His third son, Thomas Gholson, Jr., my immediate ancestor, was born in 1780, married Miss Ann Yates, was a member of Congress from 1807 until his death, July 4, 1816, leaving three children, of whom my father was the eldest. Daniel Wright, my great-grandfather, on the mother's side, lived in Virginia. His son, Daniel Wright, my grandfather, moved to Mississippi, and married Miss Martha Patrick, a celebrated beauty and most estimable lady. He was Judge of the Supreme Court of Mississippi. He left but one child, Miss Elvira Wright, who married my father in 1839. One of my ancestors, William Yates, was President of William and Mary's College. His son, William Yates, Jr., was a colonel of the Revolution. These genealogical details have a peculiar interest in the case of one who was to take up arms against his own blood, as it were, and to fall in the second American revo
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies, Biographical Index. (search)
rvice), I. 212. McCall, G. A., Brig-Gen., I. 217. McClellan, G. B., Maj.-Gen., I. 55, 56;, 213, 216, 244, 289, 404, 410, 428; II. 10, 35;, 161, 217, 227, 288, 338, 341, 405, 420, 426, 459. McCook, A. M., Maj.-Gen., II. 56. McCracken, Patrick, I. 18. McDowell, Irvin, Maj.-Gen., I. 1, 10;, 26; II. 50, 168;, 170, 415. McFarland, Dr., II. 221. Mackenzie, W. S., Rev., I. 330. McKeon, Mr., I. 3. McKnight, J., Maj., I. 431. Macy, G. N., Brig-Gen., I. 429,431, 432; II. 13II. 199. Parker, S. P., Rev., I. 167; II. 105. Parker, Theodore, Rev., I. 314, 353;. Parker, W., II. 294. Parkis, Ira, II. 426. Parkman, Francis, Rev., I. 42. Parsons, Theophilus, Prof., I. 327. Partridge, Capt., II. 294. Patrick, Martha, II. 238. Patten, Colcord, I. 415. Patten, H. L., Maj., Memoir, I. 415-433. Also, L 395, 399, 406. Patten, Maria F., I. 415. Patterson, F. E., Brig.-Gen., II. 83, 251;. Patterson, George, Rev., I. 147, 148;. 159. Peabo