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Washington W. Patterson 

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Robert Malcom Patterson
1795 - 1860

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1798 - 1880
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Washington W. Patterson
1827 - 1870
Washington W. Patterson was born about 1827 in Butler County, Alabama and died about 1870 in an unknown place. Dates for birth and death are estimated. He lived to be about 43 years old.

He served as a Private with the 28th Cavalry, under Capt. A. W. DeBerry's Company, Randal's Reg't Texas Cavalry CSA.
Military4/26/1862 Carthage TX (Panola County) 35 yrs old 
Name: W. W. Patterson, Age: 34, Enlistment Date: April 26, 1862, Enlistment Place: Carthage, Panola County, Capt. A. W. DeBerry, enlistment period: 3 years. Record Type: Civil War Index- Abstracts of Muster Rolls  
Military9/22/1862 Little Rock AR (Pulaski County) 35 yrs old 
Name: W. W. Patterson, 28th Texas Calvary, Receipt Roll- pay for July 13, 1862 to Sept. 22, 1862, 71 days . Occupation: Teamster 
Military11/1/1862 Bayou Meto AR (Pulaski County) 35 yrs old 
Receipt Roll: W.W. Patterson - 28th Texas Cav., pay for Nov. 1862, Period of service: Oct. 25, 1862 - Nov. 25, 1862, $25 cent per day  
Military12/1/1862 Bayou Meto AR (Pulaski County) 35 yrs old 
Name: W.W.Patterson - 28th Tex. Cav.
Receipt Roll
pay for Oct. 25, 1862 to Nov. 25, 1862, 30 days, date: Dec. 1862, occupation: Teamster,, 25 cent per day., remakes: Cp. Bayou Meto near Brownsville, Ark  
Military2/20/1863 Little Rock AR (Pulaski County) 36 yrs old 
Name: W.W.Patterson - Private Randall's Co.K. Receipt Roll - For pay while on detached service in hospital from Nove. 30th 1862 to Dec. 31st 1862 being thirty one (31) days at twenty five cents (25) per day. total $7.75 ======================================
I certify that the above account is correct and just that the services were rendered and that they were necessary for the public services. $7.75 total, Received at Little Rock, Ark, Feb. 20 1863 of Capt. F. Olsmar in the sum of seven dollars and seventy five cents ($7.75) in full of the above account.
signed: W.W. Patterson - med. dept.  
Military3/31/1863 Little Rock AR (Pulaski County) 36 yrs old 
Name: W.W.Patterson - Private Randall's Co.K.
Receipt Roll
pay for Jan. 1, 1863 to March 31, 1863, 90 days, date: March 31, 1862, occupation: Nurse,, 25 cent per day., Rock Hotel Hospital, Little Rock, Ark  

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8 1835 Alabama gold rush begins in the east-centrl hill country.
10 1837 The Second Creek war begins in 1836. In 1837 The Battle of Hobdy's Bridge becomes the last indian battle in AL.
13 1840 Alabama reports a total population of 590,756 on the 1940 Federal Census. This includes 335,185 whites, 255,571 blacks, 253,532 slaves, zero Native Americans, and others.
23 1850 State population=771,623. The 1850 Federal Census reveals the White population=426,514; African-American population=345,109; Slave population=342,844; Free black population=2,265; Urban population=35,179; Rural population=736,444; Cotton production in bales=564,429; Corn production in bushels=28,754,048; Number of manufacturing establishments=1,026.
3 1830 The first railroad is constructed between Liverpool and Manchester, England
12 1839 Goodyear invents vulcanized rubber, opening the door for tires and other rubber products.
17 1844 The first telegraph message is sent by Morse, who later invents the Mores Code
26 1853 The process of creating steel is invented by Besermer in Britain and Kelly in the U.S.
29 1856 The first Neanderthal fossils are found near Germany
32 1859 Charles Darwin publishes "Origin of Species" and begins the evolution theory.
38 1865 Mendel publishes his papers on genetics and introduces the concept to the public.
42 1869 Cro-magnon Man fossils are found in France
1 1828 Gold is discovered in Georgia.
7 1834 July 9 - The S.S. John Randolph, the first successful iron steamship, is launched in Savannah
34 1861 NEWS HEADLINES: American Civil war begins at Ft. Sumter, located in Charleston Harbor, VA.
35 1862 NEWS HEADLINES: May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
3 1830 Indian Removal Act signed and the moving of eastern Indians west of the Mississippi begins.
8 1835 Second Seminole Indian War begins.
10 1837 The trickery used to capture Seminole Indian Chief Osceola (Assi Yohola) creates a public uproar and U.S. General Jesup is publicly condemned.
13 1840 Oregon Trail is established
15 1842 Second Seminole Indian War ends and thousands of Seminole Indians are forced to move west of the Mississippi.
28 1855 Third Seminole Indian War begins. It ends three years later when Chief Billy Bowlegs and his band are forced to move from Florida.
33 1860 Presidential election puts Abraham Lincoln in office. The campaign has heated the issues regarding slavery in the south.
35 1862 May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
36 1863 Abraham Lincoln issues the "Emancipation Proclamation" freeing slaves.
38 1865 American Civil war ends with General Lee's surrender at Appomattox, VA. Reconstruction begins in the "old South"
41 1868 An eight-hour work day is established for federal employees.
6 1833 Santa Anna is elected President of Mexico

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