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Edmund Pendleton Gaines

James W. Silver

Edmund Pendleton Gaines

frontier general.

by James W. Silver

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Published by Louisiana State University Press in [Baton Rouge] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Gaines, Edmund Pendleton, 1777-1849.,
    • West (U.S.) -- History.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE353.1.G14 S52
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 291 p.
      Number of Pages291
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6061288M
      LC Control Number49048267
      OCLC/WorldCa1630121

      When Colonel Dinsmore tried to run the northern boundary-line of the Mount Dexter cession, he was checked by the captain of the Tuskahoma Indian village, nor could he advance until Mr. Gaines and his brother, Captain Edmund Pendleton Gaines, visited and quieted the captain. Edmund Pendleton Gaines was born in Culpeper County, Virginia on Ma , the seventh of fourteen children born to James and Elizabeth (Strother) Gaines. He was named after his great-uncle Edmund Pendleton, who was a political leader of Virginia during the Revolution.


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Army at the outbreak of the Mexican War. Papers contain a letter, a memorial, an engraving, an autograph, and U. congressional. Edmund Pendleton Gaines to James Monroe, June 2, Contributor Names Monroe, James (Correspondent) Gaines, Edmund Pendleton (Author) Created / Published June 2, Subject Headings Book/Printed Material.

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is named.I have no idea, but I know he was in New Orleans toward the later part of his life. The Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy, vol. VI (), ed. by Frederick A. Virkus, page Cornelius D'Aubigne immigrated to Virginia. Early Dabney family historians show his name as originally D'Aubney.

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Texas State Library and Archives. Brazos St. Austin, TX Mail: P.O. Box Austin, TX Tel: Fax: Email TSLAC. Edmund I (c–46), king of England (–46). Edmund succeeded his brother Athelstan in His prestige as a young warrior-prince who had fought victoriously by the side of his brother at Brunanburh (), and the evidence of his law codes, suggests potential greatness as a ruler, but at the age of only 24 or 25 he was murdered by a private enemy at Pucklechurch (Glos.) on 26.

Edmund Pendleton Gaines was made a Freemason in Phoenix Lodge early in his life. From he was stationed with United States troops near Averasboro in Cumberland County.

Business often led him to Fayetteville, and among the kind of hospitable spirits that guided over the lodge, he formed intimacies and friendships that but expired with their lives.

Edmund Pendleton, (born Sept. 9,Caroline County, Virginia—died Oct. 26,Caroline County, Va., U.S.), Virginia patriot during the American Revolution.

Pendleton’s father and grandfather died the year of his birth, and the young man grew up without paternal care. Apprenticed at the age of 14 to the clerk of the Caroline County court, Pendleton acquired a. BOOK REVIEWS Edmund Pendleton Gaines, Frontier General.

By James W. Silver. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, pp. XVIII, $ Media in category "Edmund P. Gaines" The following 9 files are in this category, out of 9 y of citizenship: United States of America. Edmund Pendleton Gaines (), a distant relative of John Wesley Gaines, was the son of James Gaines (), a captain in the Revolutionary War, who established himself as an able officer at the Battle of Guilford Court House.

Edmund Pendleton Gaines is the subject of James W. Silver’s book, Edmund Pendleton Gaines, Frontier. Edmund Pendleton Gaines is the subjectof James W. Silver’s book, Edmund Pendleton Gaines, Frontier General.

Gaines becamean officer in the army in and later participated in the arrest of Aaron Burr. During the Warofhe obtained the rank of general and established his reputation at the Battle of Fort Eriein August Edmund Pendleton Gaines and Frontier Problems, I/ By JAMES W.

SILVER When the completed story of the westward moving frontier has been written, the achievements of the regular army as a peacetime institution and the contributions of many individuals who are now buried in comparative obscurity will undoubtedly assume more important.

GAINES, Edmund P. GAINES, George S. GAINES, Young "Edmund Pendleton Gaines was a distinguished General in the War of and was voted a sword by the Legislature of Tennessee for his victory over the British at Fort Erie, Canada, Aug ; he was also voted swords by the Legislatures of New York and Virginia and a Medal by the United.

Another identification has been suggested: John B. Pendleton (), the lithographer of Boston and Philadelphia.

It is also possible that it is of Edmund Pendleton Gaines (), a military man, who married his third wife, a New York socialite, in This road became known as the Gaines Trace in recognition of the role played by George S.

Gaines’s brother, Edmund Pendleton Gaines, who had surveyed its route in and Related concerns motivated George Gaines to use another route that, like the Gaines Trace, connected the Tennessee River with the Tombigbee. The Gaines Papers include letters of John Wesley Gaines, a Nashville attorney, to John Trotwood Moore of the Tennessee State Library and Archives, and letters and documents of Edmund Pendleton Gaines, a distinguished Major General in the U.S.

Army during the first half of the nineteenth century. Gaines, Francis Pendleton III lawyer and judge, died in Phoenix on January 5, Pendleton is survived by his wife, Dana Campbell Saylor; three children- Elizabeth Chilton Gaines of Anaheim. Edmund P.

Gaines. General Edmund Pendleton Gaines. Family History Book History Books Pax Britannica Scotland History Black Bob Mary Queen Of Scots Major General Scottish Clans Napoleonic Wars. Regency Personalities Series In my attempts to provide us with the details of the Regency, today I continue with one of the many period notables.

Notes === Pendleton, Edmund ["Edmundsbury"] 19 May /13 December of Edmundsbury county of Caroline the legal title and estate in a tract of land on west and reedy Creek, a branch of Holstein River the patent for which was granted in Virginia and confirmed by the Legislature of North Carolina, to my friend and relative Colonel John Taylor.

In the fall ofCol. Daniel Newnan led an expedition into North Central Florida to attack the Seminoles, James G. Cusick writes in his book, “The Other War of ”. Edmund Pendleton Gaines (), United States army officer, eponym of Fort Gaines, Alabama and the CSS Gaines; Ernest James Gaines (b.

), award-winning American novelist and short story writer; Steven Earl Gaines (), American musician most well-known as a guitarist and songwriter for southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd. Includes copies of letters and orders of Edmund Pendleton Gaines, James Gadsden, Robert P.

Smith, and Charles M. Thruston. Papers: In the Robert Anderson Papers, ca. 5 linear feet. Correspondents include Duncan L.

Clinch. About Gainesville Gainesville was founded in and named for Edmund Pendleton Gaines, a U.S. Army officer who served in the War of and as a commander during the Seminole and Mexican-American Wars. Gaines' surname also provided the inspiration for the naming of the cities of Gainesville in Georgia and Texas as well as Gainesboro, Tenn/ Reedy Creek Settlement and the Pendleton Patent by W.

Dale Carter, copyrightKingsport, TN In Thomas Walker and others as a group explored the western waters as far west as the mouth of Reedy Creek in Sullivan County Tennessee to view desirable locations of land that could be claimed under the authority granted to James Patton for settlement of land on the waters of.

Edmund Pendleton Gaines — John Jenkins’ book ‘The Generals of the Last War with Great Britain’ is a mid th-century account of the important American generals from the War of In addition to biographical information, this book focuses on their military commands, interactions with each other, and the effects of their decisions.

E.P.G" EDMUND PENDLETON GAINES () was a United States army officer who served with distinction during the War ofthe Seminole Wars and a visionary who proposed in the early 's a whole national system of military railroads.EDMUND PENDELTON GAINES: () was a United States army officer who served with distinction during the War ofthe Seminole Wars and a visionary who proposed in the early 's a whole national system of military commanded the Western Military Department during the Black Hawk War.

He was still in command of the department during the .