Abram S. Piatt Photo

Abram S. Piatt

Born: May 2, 1821

Death: Mar 23, 1908

Birthplace: Cincinnati

Nationality: United States

Abram S. Piatt

Date of Birth : May 2, 1821
Date of Death : Mar 23, 1908
Birth Place : Cincinnati

Abram Sanders Piatt was a wealthy farmer, publisher, poet, politician, and soldier from southern Ohio who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He organized the only zouave regiment from Ohio and later led a brigade in the Army of the Potomac. In 1864, he and his brother constructed the Piatt Castles, two sprawling chateaux near West Liberty, Ohio, that are still used today for weddings, meetings, retreats, and other social gatherings.

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