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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter
: operations of the 53 West Gulf Squadron in the latter part of , and in 1864 .--joint operations in 1865 Mobile Bay by and Rear-Admiral Thatcher . (search)
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 6. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 91 (search)
Rebel cruelty.--A lady in Ulster County, N. Y., writes: We have just received the horrid news of poor James Webster's death. He owned a farm in Virginia, was a Methodist minister, and a quiet Union man. The rebels took him while threshing in his barn, without allowing him even a change of clothing, drove him three days without eating, so that he died. He was my nephew. --New-York Tribune, June 11.
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 6. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 120 (search)
Webster, James British military officer; born about 1743; entered the army, and became major of the 33d Foot in 1771; fought with distinction in the Revolutionary War; and became lieutenantcolonel. He took part in the operations in New Jersey in 1777, at Verplanck's Point in 1778, in Cornwallis's campaign in the South, and in the battle of Guilford, N. C., in 1781. In the latter engagement he was so severely wounded that he died soon afterwards.
The Daily Dispatch: November 6, 1860., [Electronic resource], The Hanging of
Rev. Mr. Bewley
Dismissed. --A warrant was gotten out some time since against James Webster and Benjamin Swan, for assaulting one Mary H. Langdon; but strange to say, when the case was called by the Mayor yesterday morning, not a witness appeared, and it was dismissed.
The Daily Dispatch: November 26, 1862., [Electronic resource], From
The Daily Dispatch: December 23, 1862., [Electronic resource], Proceedings of the
The Daily Dispatch: January 30, 1865., [Electronic resource], Religious duties of masters to slaves. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: February 2, 1865., [Electronic resource], Selling out. (search)