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army officer

Thomas Edward Greenfield Ransom, American army officer.

Background

Ransom, Thomas Edward Greenfield was born on November 29, 1834 in Norwich, Vermont, United States. Son of Truman Bishop and Margaret Morrison (Greenfield) Ransome.

Career

General in command of a brigade in Vicksburg campaign, 1863. Assigned to command XVI Corps, 1864, participated in siege of Atlanta (Ga. General United States Volunteers, 1864, assigned to command XVII Corps.

Connections

father:
Truman Bishop Ransome

mother:
Margaret Morrison (Greenfield) Ransome