Porter, Horace

Life Span
to
Full name
Horace Porter
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
2
No. of Spouses
1
Family
David Rittenhouse Porter (father), Josephine McDermott Porter (mother), Sophie King (wife) 
Education
Harvard
West Point (US Military Academy)
Occupation
Military
Businessman
Relation to Slavery
White non-slaveholder
Church or Religious Denomination
Methodist
Political Parties
Republican
Other Affiliation
Union League
Government
Grant Administration (1869-77)
Diplomat
Military
US military (Pre-Civil War)
Union Army
US military (Post-Civil War)
How to Cite This Page: "Porter, Horace," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/43967.