Monday, May 24, 2010

Confederate Secretary of State Judah P. Benjamin's Grave in Père Lachaise, 2010

The plaque at the base of the headstone reads:

Judah Philip BENJAMIN
Born Saint Thomas West Indies August 6 1811
Died in Paris May 6 1884
United States Senator from Louisiana
Attorney General, Secretary of War and
Secretary of State of the Confederat States
of America. Queen's Counsellor, London


Brock Townsend said...

Thanks and posted.

Unknown said...

Are his wife, Natalie, and daughter, Ninette, buried with him?