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Waller Redd Staples

Waller Redd Staples, American jurist, Confederate congressman. member Confederate House of Representatives, 1862-1865.

Background

  • Staples, Waller Redd was born on February 24, 1826 in Stuart, Patrick County, Virginia, United States. Son of Colonel Abram Penn and Mary (Penn) Staples.

  • Education

    • Graduated from College William and Mary, 1846.

    Career

    • Delegate from Montgomery County to Virginia Ho.

    Membership

    Member Confederate House of Representatives, 1862-1865.

    Connections

    • father: Colonel Abram Penn Staples
    • mother: Mary (Penn) Staples
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    Born February 24, 1826
    Died August 20, 1897
    (aged 71)
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