Civil War Roll Call
There were numerous personalities on both sides of the conflict during
the Civil War. In order to gain a better understanding of those involved
you will create a short biography on a select group of Civil War figures.
You may work with a partner. You must write in your own words. Choose five names from the list below. Write in your own words - copying
and pasting will result in a zero.
For each person you choose from the list below provide the following information:
- their affiliation - North or South
- their role in the Civil War - be specific ("he was a general" is
- what happened to them after the war ended?
- A photo of the individual.
- the source of your photo and information (listing the web addresses
Arrange the photo and text
in Microsoft Word following this example. Create one Word document
Antonia Ford (1838-1871) served as a spy for the Confederates.
She used her childhood knowledge of the Fairfax (Virginia) Courthouse
assist in the planning of a raid on the building. Ford also provided
intelligence to General Stuart prior to the Second Battle of Manassas/Bull
After the war she married Joseph Willard of the Washington, DC
How do I turn in the assignment?
Print out your
completed biopgraphies AND email them to email@example.com as an attachment.
Be sure to include your name and your partner's name.
- Winfield Scott
- Ulysses S. Grant
- Robert E. Lee
- Jefferson Davis
- William Carney
- Stonewall Jackson
- Clara Barton
- David Farragut
- John Brown
- John C. Calhoun
- Mary Chestnut
- Ambrose Hill
- Nathan Forrest
- John Bell Hood
- Matthew Brady
- Abraham Lincoln
- William Tecumseh Sherman
- George Mclellan
- Sarah Emma Edmonds
- J.E.B. Stuart
- Belle Boyd
- George Armstrong Custer
- John Wilkes
- Frederick Douglass
- George Pickett
- David Farragut
- Dororthea Dix
- James Longstreet