This Day in Georgia History
February 18, 1862
First Georgia Confederate Delegation Sworn In
In Richmond, Va., Georgia’s delegation to the First Confederate Congress was sworn into office. Representing Georgia’s ten congressional districts were: Julian Hartridge (1st), Charles J. Munnerlyn (2nd), Hines Holt (3rd), Augustus Kenan (4th), David Lewis (5th), William Clarke (6th), Robert Trippe (7th), Lucius Gartrell (8th), Hardy Strickland (9th), and Augustus Wright (10th).