LOONEY, A. M.(Abraham McClelland), (19 Dec) 1820 - (30 Dec) 1904. (C.S.A., Cross
of Honor, Major Field's 1st Inf., also known as the "Maury Grays,"
rank in MAJOR rank out MAJOR; born in Maury Co., Tn., son of Abraham Looney and
Elizabeth Gannon Looney. He studied law and entered the bar in Columbia during
the years prior to the Civil War. When the conflict started he was appointed a
Major. Later he was elected to the State Legislature, serving in both the House
and Senate. He has married Susan K. Tood and they had eight children. MCTC pg.
288.) Block B Photo
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