Major, James Patrick

James Patrick Major, detail
Life span
05/14/1836—05/07/1877
Dickinson Connection:
Served a year at Carlisle Barracks, 1856-57

Life Summary

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

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