This Day in Georgia Civil War History
January 12, 1863
Third Session of Confederate Congress Convened
The third session of the First Confederate Congress convened in Richmond, Virginia. Representing Georgia were Benjamin H. Hill and Herschel Johnson as Senators, with Alexander Stephens as Vice-President.
The House of Representatives members from Georgia were:
Julian Hartridge Charles James Munnerlyn Hines Holt Porter Ingram Augustus Holmes Kenan David William Lewis William White Clark Robert Pleasant Trippe Lucius Jeremiah Gartrell Hardy Strickland Augustus Romaldus Wright