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Augustus Octavius Bacon
Birth: Oct. 20, 1839
Bryan County
Georgia, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1914
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

U.S. Senator. Graduating from the literary department of the University of Georgia, in 1859, from its law department in 1860, he was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in Atlanta, Georgia. During the Civil War, he served as a Captain adjutant of the 9th Georgia Regiment, Army of Northern Virginia and in the Provisional Army of the Confederacy. After the war, he resumed the practice of law and was a member of the Georgia State House of Representatives, (1871-86). In 1894, he was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate and served until death at age 74, Bacon County, Georgia, is named in his honor. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Virginia L. Lamar Bacon (1845 - 1918)*
 
 Children:
  Lamar Bacon (1874 - 1884)*
  Augustus O. Bacon (1879 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Macon
Bibb County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 25, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7116389
Augustus Octavius Bacon
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