People similar to or like Wilmer McLean

American wholesale grocer from Virginia. Wikipedia

  • Virginia in the American Civil War

    Virginia became a prominent part of the Confederacy when it joined during the American Civil War. As a Southern slave-holding state, Virginia held the state convention to deal with the secession crisis, and voted against secession on April 4, 1861. Wikipedia

  • Eastern Theater of the American Civil War

    The Eastern Theater of the American Civil War consists of the major military and naval operations in the states of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania, the District of Columbia, and the coastal fortifications and seaports of North Carolina. (Operations in the interior of the Carolinas in 1865 are considered part of the Western Theater, while the other coastal areas along the Atlantic Ocean are included in the Lower Seaboard Theater.) Wikipedia

  • James Longstreet

    American soldier and diplomat. One of the foremost Confederate generals of the American Civil War and the principal subordinate to General Robert E. Lee, who called him his "Old War Horse". Wikipedia

  • 41st Virginia Infantry

    Infantry regiment raised in the Commonwealth of Virginia for service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. It fought mostly with the Army of Northern Virginia in Longstreet's corps and, later, that army's Third Corps. Wikipedia

  • George H. Steuart (brigadier general)

    Planter in Maryland and an American military officer; he served thirteen years in the United States Army before resigning his commission at the start of the American Civil War. He joined the Confederacy and rose to the rank of brigadier general in the Army of Northern Virginia. Wikipedia

  • 33rd Virginia Infantry

    Infantry regiment raised in the Commonwealth of Virginia for service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Part of the famed "Stonewall Brigade," named for General Stonewall Jackson. Wikipedia

    Sentences

    Sentences forWilmer McLean

    • Marshall rejected the first house he saw as too dilapidated, instead settling on the 1848 brick home of Wilmer McLean.Battle of Appomattox Court House-Wikipedia
    • At 5:15 a.m., Richardson's brigade fired a few artillery rounds across Mitchell's Ford on the Confederate right, some of which hit Beauregard's headquarters in the Wilmer McLean house as he was eating breakfast, alerting him to the fact that his offensive battle plan had been preempted.First Battle of Bull Run-Wikipedia
    • The signing of the surrender documents occurred in the parlor of the house owned by Wilmer McLean on the afternoon of April 9.Battle of Appomattox Court House-Wikipedia
    • The arrival of Federal troops and their blocking Lee's army from the depot led to Lee's surrender in the home of Wilmer McLean, on April 9.Appomattox, Virginia-Wikipedia
    • Mr. Wilmer McLean, in whose house the surrender took place, informed us that on his farm at Manassas the first battle of Bull Run was fought.Alanson Merwin Randol-Wikipedia
    • Col. Jubal A. Early arrived with his Confederate brigade after marching two miles north from Beauregard's headquarters at Wilmer McLean's house.Battle of Blackburn's Ford-Wikipedia

      This will create an email alert.  Stay up to date on result for: Wilmer McLean