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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories,
Indiana Volunteers. (search)
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 32. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.49 (search)
The Daily Dispatch: February 4, 1861., [Electronic resource], The American Bonapartes. (search)
The bark Caura. At Charleston, Va., last Saturday night, Mr. H. D. Rust was knocked down in the street, stabbed, and robbed of $165, by an unknown man. Rev. R. A. Arthur, minister of the M. E. Church at Charleston, Kanawha county, Va., has been elected Professor of Mathematics in the Ohio University, and has accepted. Rev. James Walton, of the Mississippi Conference, and presiding Elder for a number of years, died on the 21st, in Holmes county, in that State. Charles Lever, the novelist, is coming to America — the continent is getting too hot for him. He thinks the Atlantic should divide him and the bailiffs. A woman recently applied to the Duchess County (N. Y.) Courts for a divorce from her husband, on the ground that he habitually chewed tobacco. A converted pickpocket is the latest orthodox sensation in London. Crowds go to hear his sermons, which are very ordinary, and even vulgar in style. Stewart, the New York dry goods millionaire, having a
The Daily Dispatch: February 27, 1861., [Electronic resource], Fatal bridal tour. (search)
Fatal bridal tour. --Among the unfortunate passengers of the ill-fated steamer Charmer, burnt on the night of the 10th inst., below Donaldsonville, La., were a young married couple about whom no one among the saved persons could give the least information. It is now ascertained that the husband was Dr. H. C. Middleton, of Holmes county, Miss., who was married but three days before to Miss Laura, the daughter of Wm. S. Parrott, Esq., formerly Consul General of the United States to Mexico. The ceremony took place at the residence of W. F. Stansbury, Esq., of Clifton Plantation, and immediately after the young couple started on their bridal tour. They left for Tugela, where they embarked on the steamer Charm, which connected at Vicksburg with the Charmer, bound to New Orleans, on which they were to find so soon an untimely grave. Has the awful line, "in the midst of life we are in death," ever received a more touching and sadder illustration?