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Col John Salmon "Rip" Ford
Birth: May 26, 1815
Greenville
Greenville County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 1897
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Civil War Confederate Army Officer. He was commander of the Rio Grande District during the Civil War. Member of Texas state House of Representatives; member of Texas state senate. Member of 1861 Texas secession convention; voted to take Texas out of the Union. Mayor of Brownsville, Texas; member of state senate, 1875-79. 
 
Burial:
Confederate Cemetery
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 29.41996, -98.46365
 
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Record added: Oct 27, 2000
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Col John Salmon Rip Ford
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- Tracey Reid
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- melinda
 Added: Jun. 24, 2013
God bless you today and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: May. 26, 2013
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