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Steven Edward Woodworth

Steven Edward Woodworth, American history professor, writer. Fellow: Grady McWhiney Research Foundation; member: Society Civil War Historians, Southern History Association.


  • Woodworth, Steven Edward was born on January 28, 1961 in Akron, Ohio, United States. Son of Ralph Leon and Erma Jean Woodworth.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Southern Illinois University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Rice University, 1987.


    • Associate professor history Toccoa Falls (Georgia) College, 1989—1997. Professor history Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, since 1997.


    • Author: (history book) Jefferson Davis and His Generals (Fletcher Pratt award, 1991), While God Is Marching On, Nothing but Victory: The Army of the Tennessee, 1861-1865, Davis and Lee at War (Fletcher Pratt award, 1996), A Deep Steady Thunder, Six Armies in Tennessee, No Band of Brothers, This Grand Spectacle, Chickamauaga: A Battlefield Guide. Editor: Civil War Generals in Defeat, Cultures in Conflict: The American Civil War, Grant's Lieutenants: From Cairo to Vicksburg, The American Civil War: A Handbook of Literature and Research.


    Fellow: Grady McWhiney Research Foundation. Member: Society Civil War Historians, Southern History Association.


    • Married Leah Dawn Bunke, August 13, 1983. Children: Nathan William, Jonathan Steven, David Eric, Daniel Timothy, Anna Constance, Elizabeth Grace, Mary Faith.
    • father: Ralph Leon
    • mother: Erma Jean Woodworth
    • spouse: Leah Dawn Bunke
    • children: Nathan William Woodworth
    • Jonathan Steven Woodworth
    • David Eric Woodworth
    • Daniel Timothy Woodworth
    • Anna Constance Woodworth
    • Elizabeth Grace Woodworth
    • Mary Faith Woodworth
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    Born January 28, 1961
    (age 56)
    • 1982
      Southern Illinois University
    • 1987
      Rice University
    • 1989 - 1997
      Associate, professor history Toccoa Falls (Georgia) College
    • 1997
      professor, history Texas Christian University
      Fort Worth, Texas, United States