Monday, April 28, 2008

The Wedding of John Hunt Morgan

In a house which stood here, Brig. Gen. John H. Morgan, CSA, was married to Miss Martha Ready December 14, 1862 by Bishop (also Lt. Gen. CSA) Leonidas Polk. Col. Basil Duke was best man. Among the groomsmen were Gen. Braxton Bragg, Lt. Gen. W. J. Hardee, Maj. Gens. J. C. Breckinridge and B. F. Cheatham and Col. G. St. Leger Grenfell. Also present was President Jefferson Davis.

Near The Corner Of
South Church & East Main Streets
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

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