Averell, William Woods

Life Span
to
Dickinson Connection
Stationed at Cavalry School in Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Full name
William Woods Averell
Place of Birth
Burial Place
Birth Date Certainty
Exact
Death Date Certainty
Exact
Gender
Male
Race
White
Sectional choice
North
Origins
Free State
No. of Siblings
6
No. of Spouses
1
Family
Hiram Averell (father), Huldah Hemenway Averell (mother),  Kezia Haywood (wife - married 1885)
Education
West Point (US Military Academy)
Occupation
Military
Businessman
Scientist or Inventor
Relation to Slavery
White non-slaveholder
Church or Religious Denomination
Methodist
Political Parties
Democratic
Government
Johnson Administration (1865-69)
Diplomat
Military
US military (Pre-Civil War)
Union Army
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