Green, Martin Edwin

Martin Green was a county judge from Missouri who entered the war as a Confederate cavalry officer and became a brigadier general. A Federal sharpshooter killed him during the siege of Vicksburg. Green's brother, James S. Green, was a senator from Missouri. Dickinson graduate and diarist Flavel C. Barber was one Confederate soldier who served in the Vicksburg campaign with Green.
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Full name
Martin Edwin Green
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
Exact
Death Date Certainty
Exact
Gender
Male
Race
White
Sectional choice
South
Origins
Slave State
Family
James S. Green (brother)
Occupation
Businessman
Political Parties
Democratic
Other Affiliations
Fire-Eaters (Secessionists)
Government
State judge
Military
Confederate Army
How to Cite This Page: "Green, Martin Edwin," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/5779.