★★★ -Holliday, Frederick William Mackey

Frederick William Mackey Holliday:
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Born: February 22, 1828
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Birthplace: Winchester Virginia
Father: Dr. Richard John McKim Holliday 1799 – 1880
(Buried: Mount Hebron Cemetery Winchester Virginia)
Mother: Mary Catherine Taylor 1802 – 1873
(Buried: Mount Hebron Cemetery Winchester Virginia)
1st​ Wife:
Hannah Taylor McCormick 1840 – 1868
(Buried: Mount Hebron Cemetery Winchester Virginia)
2nd​ Wife: Caroline Calvert “Carrie” Stuart 1844 – 1872
(Buried: Mount Hebron Cemetery Winchester Virginia)
Children:
Carrie Stuart Holliday 1872 – 1872
(Buried: Mount Hebron Cemetery Winchester Virginia)

Education:
Graduated from Yale University
Graduated from University of Virginia law school

Occupation before War:
Attorney in Frederick County Virginia

Civil War Career:
1861 – 1865: Commonwealth Attorney for Frederick County Virginia
1861 – 1862: Captain of Company D 33rd​ Virginia Infantry Regiment
1862: Major of 33rd​ Virginia Infantry Regiment
1862: Wounded during Battle of Cedar Mountain Virginia losing arm
1862 – 1863: Lt. Colonel of 33rd​ Virginia Infantry Regiment
1863 – 1864: Colonel of 33rd​ Virginia Infantry Regiment
1864: Retired to the Confederate Invalid Corps on March 21, 1864
1864 – 1865: Confederate States Congressman from Virginia

Occupation after War:
1865 – 1877: Attorney in Winchester Virginia
1877 – 1881: Governor of Virginia
1881 – 1899: Attorney in Winchester Virginia


Died: May 29, 1899
Place of Death: Winchester Virginia
Age at time of Death: 71 years old
Burial Place: Mount Hebron Cemetery Winchester Virginia


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He resigned on March 21, 1864 due to his wounds (he lost an arm due to being wounded at Cedar Mountain). The previous year he defeated incumbent Virginia 10th District Representative Alexander R. Boteler. He took his seat in Feb. 1864 in the Second Confederate Congress.
 
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