Summary

Conflict Period:
Mexican-American War 1
Branch:
Army 1
Rank:
Colonel, Brevet brigadier general 2
Birth:
23 Sep 1790 3
Orange County, North Carolina 3
Death:
27 Mar 1872 3
Gallatin, Sumner County, Tennesee 3
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Full Name:
William Trousdale 1
Birth:
23 Sep 1790 2
Orange County, North Carolina 2
Death:
27 Mar 1872 2
Gallatin, Sumner County, Tennesee 2
Burial:
Gallatin City Cemetery, Gallatin, Tennessee 2
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Birth:
Mother: Elizabeth Dobbins Trousdale 2
Father: James Trousdale 2
Marriage:
Mary Ann Bugg 2
1827 2
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Mexican-American War 1

Branch:
Army 1
Rank:
Colonel, Brevet brigadier general 2
Battles:
Battle of Contreras, Battle of Churubusco, Battle of Molino del Rey, Battle of Chapultepec 2
Commands held:
14th Regiment of Infantry 2

Other Service 1

Branch:
Militia 1
Rank:
Lieutenant 1
Service Start Date:
1812 2
Service End Date:
1813 2
Battles:
Battle of Tallushatchee, Battle of Talladega 2
Conflict:
Creek War 2
Unit:
Captain William Edwards's Mounted Riflemen 2

War of 1812 1

Branch:
Militia 1
Service Start Date:
1814 2
Service End Date:
1815 2
Battles:
Battle of Pensacola, Battle of New Orleans 2
Unit:
Tennessee militia 1
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Employment:
Position: US Minister to Brazil 2
Place: Brazil 2
Start Date: 08 Oct 1853 2
End Date: 05 Dec 1857 2
Employment:
Position: 13th Governor of Tennessee 2
Start Date: 16 Oct 1849 2
End Date: 16 Oct 1851 2
Notes:
Other conflict: Creek War 1

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