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  Gordon, John B.
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<-  1890-01-01  
 
NameJohn B. Gordon
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Atlanta, Georgia , United States
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Born February 06, 1832
DiedJanuary 09, 1904 (71 years)
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifedRob Ritchie
Jan 29, 2018 11:46am
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InfoJohn Brown Gordon was one of Robert E. Lee's most trusted Confederate generals by the end of the American Civil War. After the war, he was a strong opponent of Reconstruction during the late 1860s. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a U.S. Senator from 1873 to 1880, and again from 1891 to 1897. He also served as the 53rd Governor of Georgia from 1886 to 1890.


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