Governor Milledge Luke Bonham (1862 - 1864)

 

Biographical Summary

  • Born: December 25, 1813 in Red Bank, SC, now Saluda, SC
  • Died: August 27, 1890 in White Sulphur Springs, VA
  • Buried: Elmwood Cemetery in Columbia, SC
  • Political Party: Democratic

Education

  • South Carolina College (now the University of South Carolina) graduated 1834

Occupation

  • Lawyer
  • Planter
  • Major General in South Carolina Militia
  • Colonel in United States Army
  • Brigadier General in Confederate States Army

Other Government Positions Held

  • South Carolina House of Representatives, 1840-1844, 1865-1867
  • US House of Representatives, 1857-1860
  • Confederate States House of Representatives, 1862

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Milledge Luke Bonham