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First Name: Benjamin

Last Name: Patteson

Birthplace: VA, USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)

Date of Birth: 15 September 1789

Date of Death: 15 August 1862

Rank: Brigadier General

Years Served:
Benjamin Patteson


Benjamin Patteson
Brigadier General, U.S. Army

Benjamin Patteson was born on 15 September 1789 in Virginia.

Patteson served on General Andrew Jackson's staff during the Indian Wars and was a personal friend of Jackson. After his Army service, Patteson served as a U.S. Marshall for thirty-one years.

Death and Burial

Brigadier General Benjamin Patteson died on 15 August 1862 in Alabama. He is buried at Maple Hill Cemetery in Huntsville, AL.

Honoree ID: 2949   Created by: MHOH




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