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Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 2, Chapter 43: visit to New Orleans and admission to Fortress Monroe. (search)
mate. Very soon after my arrival there General Burton called with his cheerful, affectionate wifusband co-operated with her cordially. General Burton, as I accidentally learned, which statemenme with the families of the officers; but General Burton declined to offer me the indignity, and asMr. Davis, and the relief was great to us. General Burton received permission, if he thought it cons month or six weeks it was communicated to General Burton that if he thought it was safe to offer hiof the fort, he could do so. It was not in General Burton's kindly, generous nature to hesitate, wheod for service. The writ was served on General Burton, the commander of Fortress Monroe, by MarsD. Townsend, Assistant Adjutant-General. General Burton, in the interview with the Marshal, at firhad come for me, and Mr. Davis accompanied General Burton. When he reached the Spottswood Hotel, whe boat we bade an affectionate farewell to General Burton and to Captain Brewerton, with both of who[2 more...]