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John B. Floyd

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Jun 01, 1806

John Buchanan Floyd was born in Smithfield, Virginia

1829

John Floyd graduated from South Carolina College

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1847

John Floyd was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates

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1848

John Floyd was elected governor

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1857

John Floyd was appointed U.S. Secretary of War

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Dec 29, 1860

John Floyd resigned as U.S. Secretary of War

May 23, 1861

John Floyd was appointed brigadier general

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1861

John B. Floyd was assigned to command the Army of the Kanawha

May 17, 1862

John Floyd was put in command of Virginia State Line

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Aug 26, 1863

John Floyd died in Abingdon, Virginia

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