Summary

A former governor of South Carolina, Butler died while serving during the Mexican-American War.

Conflict Period:
Mexican-American War 1
Branch:
Army 1
Rank:
Colonel 1
Birth:
11 Apr 1798 2
Edgefield County, South Carolina 3
Death:
20 Aug 1847 3
Churubusco, Mexico 4
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Full Name:
Pierce Mason Butler 1
Birth:
11 Apr 1798 2
Edgefield County, South Carolina 2
Death:
Cause: Battle of Churubusco 3
Death:
20 Aug 1847 2
Churubusco, Mexico 3
Burial:
Edgefield, SC 2
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Birth:
Mother: Behethland Foote Moore Butler 2
Father: William Butler 2
Marriage:
Miranda Julia Duval 2
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Mexican-American War 1

Branch:
Army 1
Rank:
Colonel 1
Commands held:
Palmetto Regiment (South Carolina Volunteers) 4

Other Service 4

Branch:
South Carolina militia 4
Service Start Date:
1835 4
Service End Date:
1836 4
Conflict:
Seminole War 4

Other Service 2

Branch:
Army 2
Rank:
Captain 2
Service Start Date:
1818 2
Service End Date:
1829 2
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Employment:
Position: 56th Governor of South Carolina 2
Start Date: 01 Dec 1836 2
End Date: 10 Dec 1838 2

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