MAURY COUNTY NATIVES AND
FORMER RESIDENTS INTERRED ELSEWHERE.
Kirk, b. May 19, 1812 0 January 19, 1862.
Born in Bigbyville, Maury County, Tenn. Member of Tennessee State
1849 fought a pistol duel with rival editor John I. Martin, in Nashville, Tennee,
1852, U.S. Representative from Tennessee 8th District, 1853-49; general in
Confederate Army during the Civil War. Killed in battle near Mill Springs,
County, Ky. Interment at Nashville City Cemetery, Nashvile, Davidson Co.,
Information by Mary Bob McClain Richardson, 6/15/2007.