BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM WIRT ADAMS  
          Born March 22, 1819 in Fairview, Kentucky
          Died March 1, 1888 in Jackson, Mississippi
          Organized the 1st Mississippi Cavalry




BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM EDWIN BALDWIN
          Born July 28, 1827 in Statesburg, SC
          Died February 19, 1864 in Dog  River Factory, AL
          Enlisted in the Columbus Riflemen




BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM BARKSDALE
          Born August 21, 1821 in Smyrna, Tennessee
          Died July 3, 1863 at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
          Enlisted in the 13th MIssissippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL SAMUEL BENTON
          Born October 18, 1820 in Williamson County, Tennessee
          Died July 28, 1864 in Griffin, Georgia
          Enlisted in the 9th Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM LINDSAY BRANDON
          Born c. 1801 in Adams County, Mississippi
          Died October 8, 1890 in Wilkinson  County, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 21st Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM FELIX BRANTLEY
          Born March 12, 1830 in Green County, Alabama
          Died November 2, 1870 in Winona, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 15th and, later, the 29th Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES RONALD CHALMERS
          Born January 11, 1831 in Halifax  County, Virginia
          Died April 9, 1898 in Memphis, Tennessee
          Enlisted in the 9th Mississippi




MAJOR GENERAL CHARLES CLARK
          Born May 24, 1811 in Lebanon, Ohio
          Died December 18, 1877 in Bolivar County, Mississippi
          Served as Major General of the Mississippi Troops
          Governor of Mississippi



BRIGADIER GENERAL DOUGLAS HANCOCK COOPER
          Born November 1, 1815 in Amite County, Mississippi
          Died April 29, 1879 in Bryan  County, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the !st Choctaw and Chickasaw Mounted Rifles




BRIGADIER GENERAL JOSEPH ROBERT DAVIS
          Born January 12, 1825 in Woodville, Mississippi
          Died September 15, 1896 in Biloxi, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 10th Mississippi
          Nephew of Confederate President Jefferson Davis



BRIGADIER GENERAL WINFIELD SCOTT FEATHERSTON
          Born August 8, 1820 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee
          Died May 28, 1891 in Holly Springs, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 17th Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL SAMUEL WRAGG FERGUSON
          Born November 3, 1834 in Charleston, South Carolina
          Died February 3, 1917 in Jackson, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 28th Mississippi Cavalry




MAJOR GENERAL SAMUEL GIBBS FRENCH
        Born November 22, 1818 in Gloucester County, New Jersey
          Died April 20, 1910 in Florala, Florida
          Chief of Ordnance in Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL SAMUEL JOHNSON GHOLSON
          Born May 19, 1808 in Madison County, Kentucky
          Died October 16, 1883 in Aberdeen, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 14th Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL HIRAM BRONSON GRANBURY
          Born March 1, 1831 in Copiah County, Mississippi
          Died November 30, 1864 in Franklin, Tennessee
          Enlisted in Texas




BRIGADIER GENERAL HENRY GRAY
          Born January 19, 1816 in Laurens District, South Carolina
          Died December 11, 1892 in Coushatta, Louisiana
          Joined as a private in Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL RICHARD GRIFFITH
          Born January 11, 1814 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
          Died June 29, 1862 in Richmond, Virginia
          Enlisted in the 12th Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL NATHANIEL HARRISON HARRIS
          Born August 22, 1834 in Natchez, Mississippi
          Died August 23, 1900 in Malvern England
          Organized the Warren Rifles (later the 19th Mississippi)




BRIGADIER GENERAL BENJAMIN GRUBB HUMPHRIES
          Born August 24/26, 1808 in Claiborne County, MIssissippi
          Died December 20, 1882 in Leflore County, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 21st Mississippi
          Governor of Mississippi



MAJOR GENERAL STEPHEN DILL LEE
          Born September 22, 1833 in  Charleston, South Carolina
          Died May 28, 1808 in Vicksburg, Mississippi
          Served as a member of the Staff of General P.G.T. Beauregard




BRIGADIER GENERAL MARK PERRIN LOWREY
          Born December 30, 1828 in McNairy County, Tennessee
          Died February 27, 1885 in Middleston, Tennessee
          Enlisted in the 32nd Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL ROBERT LOWRY
          Born March 10, 1830 in Chesterfield District, South Carolina
          Died January 19, 1910 in Jackson, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 6th Mississippi
          Governor of Mississippi



BRIGADIER GENERAL CARNOT POSEY
          Born August 5, 1818 in Wilkinson County, Mississippi
          Died November 13, 1863 in Charlottesville, Virginia
          Enlisted in the Wilkinson Rifles




BRIGADIER GENERAL PHILIP DALE RODDEY
          Born April 2, 1826 in Moulton, AL
          Died July 20, 1897 in London, England
          Organized the Tishomingo Rangers




BRIGADIER GENERAL CLAUDIUS WISTAR SEARS
          Born November 8, 1817 in Peru, Massachusettes
          Died Fbruary 5, 1891 in Oxford, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 17th Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL JACOB HUNTER SHARP
          Born February 6, 1833 in Pickensville, Alabama
          Died September 15, 1907 in Columbus, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 44th Mississippi




BRIGADIER GENERAL PETER BURWELL STARKE
          Born c. 1815 in Brunswick County, Virginia
          Died July 13, 1888 near Laurenceville, Virginia
          Enlisted in the 28th Mississippi Cavalry




BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM FEIMSTER TUCKER
          Born May 9, 1827 in Iredell County, North Carolina
          Died September 14, 1881 in Okolona, Mississippi
          Enlisted in the 11th Mississippi




MAJOR GENERAL EARL VAN DORN
          Born September 17, 1820 near Port Gibson, Mississippi
          Died May 7, 1863 at Spring Hill, Tennessee





MAJOR GENERAL EDWARD CARY WALTHALL
          Born April 4, 1831 in Richmond, Virginia
          Died April 21, 1898 in Washington, DC
          Enlisted in the Yalobusha Rifles
          Post war U.S. Senator



BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM HENRY CHASE WHITING
          Born March 22, 1824 in Biloxi, Mississippi
          Died  March 10, 1865 in Governor's Island, New York
          Enlisted in Virginia
MISSISSIPPI'S
CONFEDERATE GENERALS
Mississippi contributed a number of men who reached the rank of General in the Confederate Army.  We honor those such men born in Mississippi and those who first joined the Confederate Services through a Mississippi unit who reached that rank.  Their efforts, valor and standfast devotion to the cause will not be forgotten. 
"LEST WE FORGET, LEST WE FORGET"
Brigadier General William Barksdale
Major General Earl Van Dorn
Major General Edward Cary Walthall
Brigadier William Wirt Adams
Brigadier General William Edwin Baldwin
Major General Charles Clark
Brigadier General William Lindsay Brandon
Brigadier General William Felix Brantley
Brigadier General James Ronald Chalmers
Brigadier General Douglas Hancock Cooper
Brigadier General Joseph Robert Davis
Brigadier General Winfield Scott Featherston
Brigadier General Samuel Wragg Ferguson
Major General Samuel Gibbs French
Brigadier General Samuel Johnson Gholson
Brigadier General Hiram Bronson Granbury
Brigadier General Henry Gray
Brigadier General Richard Griffith
Brigadier General Nathaniel Harrison Harris
Brigadier General Benjamin Grubb Humphries
Major General Stephen Dill Lee
Brigadier General Mark Perrin Lowrey
Brigadier General Robert Lowry
Brigadier General Carnot Posey
Brigadier General Claudius Wistar Sears
Brigadier General Jacob Hunter  Sharp
Brigadier General Peter Burwell Starke
Brigadier General William Feimster Tucker
Brigadier General William Henry Chase Whiting