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Description

What county did this battle occur in? Fulton County
When did this Battle end? (you can say it as a date for example, 11/12/2009) 9/1/1864
How long did this battle last? 39 days
How many deaths were there in overall? 9222
How many deaths occured for the Confederate? 5500
How many soldiers fought in this battle? 75301
How many soldiers fought for the Union? 34863
Who won the battle? Union
Who was the Union's general? William T. Sherman
Who was the confederate's general? John Bell Hood
Why did the Union attack Fulton County? Military and supply route

The Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The bloodiest day of the war. Antietam
The bloodiest battle of the Civil War. Gettysburg
Northern group. This group was lead by Abraham Lincoln. Union
The southern group whose leader was Jefferson Davis. Confederacy
Largest southern jail that help Union soldiers. Andersonville
General of the Confederacy Robert E. Lee
Battle that started the war. Fort Sumter
President of the United States during The Civil War. Abraham Lincoln
Commander of the Union at the end of the war. Ulysses S. Grant
Confederate's strategy. They would export cotton to other countries hoping to become allies. "King Cotton"
Northern strategy. The north would destroy the supplies and land of The South Anaconda Plan
Northern soldier, W.T Sherman, spread his army around the south and destroyed land and supplies. March To Sea
Largest cause of the Civil War. Union believed the south should not enslave people, while the south thought otherwise. Slavery
Compromise set to make the north and south happy by making CA a free state, but other states would now be open to slavery. a very strict fugitive slave act was set. GA Platform was created because of this compromise. Compromise of 1850
Compromise set where Missouri became a slave state and Maine a free state. Slavery would now not be allowed above the 36,30 line of latitude. Missouri Compromise
Belief on whether state's rights are more important than federal rights. The south was for this while the north was not. Sectionalism
People opposed to slavery Abolitionists
Northern economic system during the Civil War Industrial
Southern economic system during The Civil War Agricultural
Middle-class farmers. They usually owned less than 100 acres of land. Yeoman Farmers
People who owned no land and got by the best they could. About 1 in 10 Poor Whites
The North put tariffs on imported goods, forcing the south to buy goods from the north. SC was the first state to nullify this. Tariff of 1828

Civil War Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who was the 16th President, supported the Union, and inforced the document "Emancipation Proclamation?" Abraham Lncoln
Who was the President of Confederate states, was the U.S. secretary of war, and was also known as a Mexican War hero? Jefferson Davis
Who was a U.S. Senator and died as the only siting U.S. senator to be killed in military engagement? Edward Baker
Who was a military officer in the U.S. Army and a legendary general of the Confederate Army? Robert E. Lee
Who was the highest ranking officer in the U.S. Army and at some point in his life, led the Union Army? Ulysses Grant
Who was a war hero and one of the South’s most successful generals during the American Civil War? Thomas J. Jackson
Who was a Union General and is known as "The Rock of Chickamauga" after his performance in northwestern Georgia in September 1863? George Thomas
Who is best known for their heroic participation in the Battle of Gettysburg, when he had his desperate charge down "Little Road Top?" Joshua Chamberlain
Who lived from 1833 to 1864 and was a U.S. Army officer, a major general, and cavalry commander for the Confederate States of America? JEB Stuart
Who was known as an agressive Union General and commanded well during assignments on the U.S. frontier and early civil war operations? Philip Sheridan
Who lead Union armies of the West in 1864 from Chattanooga to Atlanta and the famous “march to the sea” across Georgia? William Sherman
Which battle was on July 16th, when the Union army marched from Washington DC toward the Confederate army behind Bull Run creek west of Centreville and consisted of 60,680 forces engaged? Bull Run
Which battle occured on September 17th, 1862 where Army of the Potomac mounted multiple assaults against General Robert E. Lee? Antietam
Which battle occured on April 6, 1862, where over 40,000 Confederate soldiers poured out of the nearby woods and struck the camp of the Union soldiers in Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River? Shiloh
Which battle occured on the summer of 1863, where Major General Ulysses S. Grant's Army of the Tennessee trapped a Confederate army under Lt. Gen. John Pemberton? Vicksburg
Which battle occured in 1863, where the Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee launched his second invasion of the Northern states? He wanted to fund recent Confederate victories and defeat the Union army on Northern soil, which he hoped would force the Lincoln administration to negotiate for peace. Gettysburg
Who was a U.S. Army officer, government official and is most known for being a lieutenant general in the Confederate Army from 1861 to 1865? James Longstreet
Who was a U.S. military officer and a Confederate major general during the Civil War? He was also a hero of the Mexican-American War. George Pickett
Which battle occurred in 1864, where Union General William T. Sherman fought against Confederate generals Joseph E. Johnston and John B. Hood in a series of battles in northern Georgia? Sherman’s goal was to destroy the Army of the Tennessee, then capture Atlanta and cut off access to the Confederate's necessary supplies. Atlanta
What event occured On April 9, 1865, where Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered his Army of Northern Virginia to Union General Ulysses S. Grant? The war that occured after effectively brought the four-year Civil War to an end. Appomattox
Which plan consisted of a naval blockade of the Confederate littoral, a thrust down the Mississippi, and the strangulation of the South by Union land and naval forces, as well was proposed by Union General Winfield Scott? Anaconda Plan
Which proclamation occured on September 22, and declared that as of January 1, 1863, all slaves in the rebellious states “shall be then, thenceforward, and forever free."? Emancipation Proclamation
Who was a U.S. Army officer, railroad president and politician who also served as a major general from 1861 to 1865. He also organized the Army of the Potomac in 1861 and served as general-in-chief of the Union Army. George McClellan
Which fort is located in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina and was constructed in 1829 as a coastal garrison? This fort is well known for being the site of the first shots of the Civil War Fort Sumter
Which boat was built by the people in the South and fought against the Merrimack built by the people in the North during a Civil War sea battle? Monitor
Which boat was built by the people in the South and fought the Monitor in a Civil War sea battle? Merrimack
Who was a well performed U.S. naval officer, and is well known for his victory at the Battle of Mobile Bay in August 1864, commanding his group “Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!”? David Farragut
Who was a U.S. military officer and commander of the Union Army of the Potomac? Joe hooker
Who was a U.S. military officer, railroad executive and politician and was also well known for for serving as a Union general? Ambrose Burnside
Which place held a prison, officially called Camp Sumter, and was South’s largest prison for Union soldiers and known for its troubling conditions and great death rates? Andersonville
Who was a colonel and raised a unit of Cherokees for service with the Confederate army? Stand Watie

Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

considered the most important engagement in the American Civil War Gettysburg
16th president Abraham Lincoln
first president of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis
first state to secede from the Union South Carolina
first battle fought in Arkansas in the Civil War Big Sugar Creek
first battle fought in the Civil War (debatable) bull run
general for the Confederate States of America Robert E Lee
general for the Union Army (North) Ulysses S Grant
OFFICIAL start of the Civil War Fort Sumter
this is the name of the Courthouse where the Confederate Army officially surrendered Appomattox
A book written by Harriet Beecher Stowe during the Civil War Uncle Tom's Cabin
a Northern Abolitionist party formed in 1840 Liberty Party
after a fearsome skirmish in 1850, a savage war was sparked giving a state this name Bleeding Kansas
the bloodiest day in American History Antietam
this caused every man in America to join the army unless he could furnish a substitute or pay the government $300 Military Draft
a turning point in the Civil War Vicksburg
a person who was against slavery and tried to do something about it Abolitionist
one of the only major Civil War battles in Arkansas Calico Rock
this man completed the March to the Sea Sherman
slave that fought for the freedom of him and his wife in a Supreme Court Dred Scott

Civil War Battles Crossword

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Crossword
Description

First shot fired in the Civil War Fort Sumter
First clash of ironclads Hampton Roads
This siege spelled the end of the confederacy. Petersburg
The bloodiest battle of the Civil War. Antietam
The low point of the Civil war for the Union Fredericksburg
Ended hopes of South regaining Tennessee Shiloh
First sizable engagement of the Civil War First Bull Run
Confederate General Robert E. Lee cemented his reputation as a great general Second Bull Run
One of the few times the Confederate forces were on the offense rather than the defense Chickamauga
The turning point of the Civil War Gettysburg
Opened the way for a full scale attack on Atlanta by General Sherman Chattanooga
With this defeat, the Confederacy was split in two by the Mississippi River Vicksburg
This was the greatest Confederate victory of the Civil War Chancellorsville
Marked the beginning of Sherman’s march to the sea Atlanta
Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses Grant Appomattox Court House
General Sherman and his troops marched from Atlanta, GA to the sea in Savannah, GA March to the Sea
The capture of these forts guaranteed Union control of Kentucky Fort Henry (and Fort Donelson)
Grant’s biggest defeat by Lee Cold Harbor
Grant’s first confrontation with Robert E. Lee Wilderness (and Spotsylvania)

Fort Sumter and Manassas Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The war was not fought for slavery, but for ______________ Secession
Who created the Cotton Gin? Eli Whitney
How many people died at Fort Sumter? zero
Who will replace Winfield Scott and Robert E. Lee? Irvin Mcdowell
Army officer for Union at Fort Sumter Robert Anderson
How many hours did Bull Run/ Manassas last? five
The man who ordered the first shot to be fired at Fort Sumter Edmund Ruffin
Who won the battle at Fort Sumter? Confederates
At Manassas, Who did Winfield Scott recommend for the union army, but eventually became the general of the confederate army? Robert e lee
On whoms property did the Civil War begin and end? Wilmer mclean
First casualties of war. Sick mother lived with son and daughter in law mrshenryshouse
Trained by Robert Anderson; General of Confederate army pgtbeauregard
From the original "Until death do us part" what was added to the wedding vows for slaves? distance
Who lost the battle at Manassas? Union
True or False; Slaves always had extreame diseases such as pneumonia, cholera, and tuberculosis true

Civil War Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A war in the U.S. fought from 1861 to 1865 American Civil War
The 16th President of the United States Abraham Lincoln
A battle fought July 1st-3rd 1863 battle of gettysburg
18th president of the United States Ulysses S Grant
Led the march to the sea William T Sherman
The commanding general of the confederate army of Northern Virginia Robert E Lee
stood like a stonewall in battle Stonewall Jackson
The confederate president Jefferson Davis
one of the first generals of the civil war George McClellan
the general after george McClellan that won the battle of gettysburg George Meade
the southern army confederate
The northern army Union
A sea fort in Charleston South Carolina Fort Sumter
The color worn or seen worn by the union Blue
the color warn or seen warn by confederates Red
swords muskets and breach loaders were all __________ in the civil war weapons
The first major battle Bull run
Proclamation issued by Abraham Lincoln on Jan 1, 1863 and declared that all people held as slaves shall be free Emancipation
How many states left the United States to form the Confederate States of America? eleven
The Civil War was fought to put an end to ___________ slavery
The North _________ the Civil War won

Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Culp's Hill and Devil's Den are here Gettysburg
The 54th Massachusetts famously attacked this fort wagner
Grant's victory that sealed the fate of Vicksburg in 1863 championhill
Cleburne and 6 other Confederate generals died here franklin
Stonewall captured 20,000 Union soldiers here in 1862 Hampton
Battle also known as the Battle of Fleetwood Hill brandystation
The culminating victory in Jackson's 1862 Valley campaign portrepublic
Confederate fort that protected the port of Wilmington, NC fortfisher
He led the Union attack against Jackson at Fredericksburg meade
The state for which the Confederate's greatest commerce raider was named for alabama
Confederate commander at Chickamauga and Chattanooga bragg
Early's morning success reversed by Sheridan's Ride cedarcreek
Battle where McDowell's charge up Henry House Hill failed bullrun
The largest Civil War battle in North Carolina bentonville
Joseph E. Johnston surrendered to William T Sherman near what station in NC. durhams
Union secretary of war staunton
He was the commanding general who attacked Washington DC Early
Hero in 1862, Goat in 1863 Stuart
Name of Petersburg area battle that involved the use of an explosive packed mine crater
Where Grant earned the name "Unconditional Surrender" donelson

The Revolutionary War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who was the first President? Washington
Treaty of _____ was signed ending the war. Paris
______ Massacre took place on March 5th, 1770. Boston
How many pounds of tea did the colonists dump into the harbor? 90000
Who was the man that warned the colonists the British were coming and was said to say, "The British are coming!" Paul_____ Revere
What battle was said to start the war? ______ and Concord Lexington
Who was elected to rule the colonies in the Second Continental Congress? Washington
Who made most of the Declaration of Independence? Jefferson
What Hill did the British defeat the Colonists? Bunker
What kind of rifle did the British have that helped them win? Bayonet
Who published Common Sense? Paine
How many people signed the Declaration of Independence? 56
How many soldiers took Brookland, New York? 30000
Who many the first flag? _____ Ross Betsy
Where did the colonists retreat to? Valley ______ Forge
Who did Benjamin Franklin persuade to help them in the war? France
Who was one of America's most notorious traitors?_______ Arnold Benedict
_______ of Confederation was the first document to bind the colonies together as a union Articles
Who ran after Cornwallis? _______ Greene Nathanael
What Battle ended the war? Yorktown

The Civil War Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Nickname given to Thomas Jackson Stonewall Jackson
Small boats used to get through coastline blockades Blockade Runners
Cost $24 a pound Bacon
Fraction of soldiers that were killed,wounded or captured one third
Union general who gets fired after a union win meade
Nickname union gen. Sherman gave the Miss. R. spinal cord of America
Unions main strategy (plan) in war Anaconda Plan
Confederate general Robert E. Lee
Lincolns assassinator John Wilkes Booth
First battle taking place in the war Battle of Bull Run
Lincolns vp who took over the job of pres. when Lincoln was killed Andrew Jackson
"Holiday" Lincoln was assassinated on Good Friday
State the confederates surrendered in Virginia
What the Confederate tried to use to stop the Union army to pursue through the Miss. R. Chains
Confederate President Jefferson davis
cost $100 a barrel flour
city the confederates burned themselves atlanta
first sate to secede south carolina
bloodiest day of the war antietam
Americas president during the war Lincoln

AMERICAN CIVIL WAR Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

American law to ban slavery in any territory acquired from Mexico wilmont proviso
Nicknamed after the California gold rush forty niners
Taking states out the union secession
An underground tunnel for slaves underground railroad
Most famous for helping slaves escape through the underground railroad harriet tubman
Named after the South confederacy
American politician and senator from Mississippi Jefferson davis
American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution of slavery John brown
A popular vote on the constitution referendum
Stephen Douglas tried to avoid a dilemma formulating an answer became known as freeport doctrine
One of Tennessee's most prominent antebellum politicians john bell
The president of the United States wanting to end slavery abraham lincoln
a rebellion against slaveholders insurrection
American general known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia Robert E. lee
One of the most famous battles of the civil war held in Pennsylvania Gettysburg
Named after the northern anti slavery states union
Known battle fought at a sea port in Charleston, South Carolina fort sumter
Nickname for confederate state soldiers rebels
Nicknamed after the union state soldiers yankees
Color of the northern troops blue
Color uniforms for the south troops grey
Words used to try and get ride of slavery abolish
States that were against slavery North
States that were for slavery south
Martial law in Missouri was supposed to suppress Union enemies. martial law
an enslaved African American man in the United States who unsuccessfully sued for his freedom dredd scott
A political party next to the democratics that can be also called "conscious"... wigs
Letting people decide what they want popular soverientry
a short-lived political party in the United States free soil party
A big state held by Mexico at first then for a while was its own little country texas