Does anyone know the parents of General Samuel Jameson Gholson? He was born 19, May 1808 near Richmond, Madison County Kentucky. He was a General in the Confederate Army. He lost his left arm during the war, and was known as the "one armed general of the south". He died 16, October 1883 at Aberdeen Monroe County Mississippi. and is buried at the Odd Fellows Cemetery at Aberdeen. Alot is know about him except the names of his parents.