Major, James Patrick

Life Span
to
Dickinson Connection
Served a year at Carlisle Barracks, 1856-57
Full name
James Patrick Major
Place of Birth
Burial Place
Birth Date Certainty
Exact
Death Date Certainty
Exact
Gender
Male
Race
White
Sectional choice
South
Origins
Slave State
No. of Spouses
2
No. of Children
2
Family
Samuel Collier Major (father), Eliza Chalmers (first wife), Emily Schiff (second wife)
Education
West Point (US Military Academy)
Occupation
Military
Farmer or Planter
Military
US military (Pre-Civil War)
Confederate Army
How to Cite This Page: "Major, James Patrick," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/6158.