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Abbott Hall Brisbane
Prominent South Carolinian
Died when: 56 years 298 days (681 months)
Star Sign: Sagittarius
Abbott Hall Brisbane (December 4, 1804 – September 28, 1861) was a prominent South Carolinian whose accomplishments included an extensive military career, engineering work, a professorship, authorship of a major Roman Catholic inspirational novel, and eventually, in retirement, a slave-holding plantation owner before the U.S. Civil War.