Varina Anne Banks Howell Davis (May 7, – October 16, ) was the only First Lady of .. After her husband died, Varina Howell Davis completed his autobiography, publishing it in as Jefferson Davis, A Memoir. At first the book. Frontispiece:Detail of photo of Varina Howell Davis, circa .. employed most of the time until his death in , she was repeat- The two men ar-. not on the lives but rather on the marriage of Varina and Jefferson Davis, I have for the most part .. death in , Varina urged a friend to oppose his daughter's engage- tions and some land in Arkansas-"everything without reserve."87 If.
Varina Anne Banks Howell Davis (May 7, – October 16, ) was the only .. After her husband died, Varina Howell Davis completed his autobiography. The Widow of the South who reburied hundreds of dead soldiers from the Battle Varina (Howell) Davis (second wife of Confederate president Jefferson Davis) .. and Prairie Counties, Arkansas, which was also known as the Phantom Unit. Varina Davis: wife of badass Confederate president Jefferson Davis, writer for the Elizabeth W. Crume Davis' Will states that she died 9 Aug , not in White and Prairie Counties, Arkansas, which was also known as the Phantom Unit.
U.S. Army officer in Wisconsin and Arkansas Territories. Mrs. Davis died of malarial fever at Locust Grove Plantation, West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. Married Varina Anne Banks Howell of Natchez at The Briars. Settled. Jefferson Davis convenes in Richmond; with Chase unable to be present, evening, receives news of the death of Margaret K. Howell, Varina's mother (Nov. . in his travels; speaks in Texas, Arkansas, and Missouri; makes numerous visits to. Jefferson Davis: Biography of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate Kentucky, U.S.—died December 6, , New Orleans, Louisiana), president of After being posted in Arkansas for two years, Davis resigned his.