Albert Reese Lamar - Secretary of Georgia Convention

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Albert Reese Lamar
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Born: June 11, 1830

Birthplace: Gainesville, Georgia

Father: George Washington Lamar 1802 – 1872
(Buried: Magnolia Cemetery, Augusta, Georgia)​

Mother: Sarah Anna Talbot 1807 – 1833
(Buried: Wilkinson Lamar Cemetery, Richmond Co,. Georgia)​

Wife: Katherine Hill 1830 – 1905
(Buried: North Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)​

Married: December 21, 1851 in Houston County, Georgia

Children:

Charles Albert Lamar 1854 – 1917​
Eliza Talbot Lamar Hull 1857 – 1921​
(Buried: North Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)​
Phil Tracey Lamar 1861 –​
(Buried: North Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)​
Kate Manning Lamar 1869 – 1877​
Nana Lamar Walker 1870 – 1924​
(Buried: North Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia)​

Occupation before War:

Attorney in Americus, Georgia​

Civil War Career:

1861: Secretary of Georgia State Secession Convention​

Occupation after War:
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1874 – 1880: Solicitor General Eastern Judicial Circuit of Georgia​
Editor of Savannah Daily Georgian and Savannah Daily Advertiser

Editor of Telegraph and Messenger & Evening News in Macon, Georgia​

Died: May 18, 1889

Place of Death: Georgia

Age at time of Death: 58 years old

Burial Place: North Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, Georgia

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