- Nov 26, 2016
- central NC
Helen was General James Longstreet’s second wife. She was known as the "Fighting Lady" for being a champion of numerous causes including preservation of the environment and civil rights. Helen fought to resurrect her husband's reputation until her death.
Born: April 20, 1863, Carnesville, GA
Died: May 3, 1962, Milledgeville, GA
Spouse: James Longstreet (m. 1897–1904)