Person:John Floyd (16)

Gov. John Buchanan Floyd
d.23 August 1863
Facts and Events
Name Gov. John Buchanan Floyd
Gender Male
Birth? 1 June 1806 Smithfield, Montgomery, Virginia, USA
Death[1] 23 August 1863
Reference Number? Q542938?
Burial[2] Sinking Spring Cemetery, Abingdon, Washington County, Virginia, USA

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John Buchanan Floyd (June 1, 1806 – August 26, 1863) was the 31st Governor of Virginia, U.S. Secretary of War, and the Confederate general in the American Civil War who lost the crucial Battle of Fort Donelson.

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  1. John B. Floyd, in Encyclopedia of Virginia.
  2. John Buchanan Floyd, in Find A Grave.