Seddon, James A. (James Alexander), 1815-1880

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Dates:
Birth 1815-07-13
Death 1880-08-19

Biographical notes:

Representative from Virginia; Confederate Secretary of War.

From the description of Autograph letter in pencil signed : [n.p.], to R.J. Walker, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270633277

Confederate Secretary of War.

From the description of Letter to Dr. [Lewis] [manuscript], 1853 November 9. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647986794

From the description of Papers, 1862-1865. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20313944

James A. Seddon was the Confederate secretary of war.

From the guide to the James A. Seddon Sketches, 1916, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

James A. Seddon was Confederate Secretary of War; J. Irvine Dickinson received the solicited appointment on March 25, but the war ended before he could report for duty,

From the description of James A. Seddon letter to Jefferson Davis [manuscript], 1865 March 21. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 761326855

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Subjects:

  • Executors and administrators
  • Presidents--Election--1856
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863

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  • Amelia County (Va.) (as recorded)
  • Confederate States of America (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • South Atlantic States (as recorded)
  • Virginia (as recorded)
  • Georgia (as recorded)
  • Confederate States of America (as recorded)
  • Richmond (Va.) (as recorded)
  • Confederate States of America (as recorded)
  • Mississippi (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Richmond (Va.) (as recorded)
  • Confederate States of America (as recorded)