George Brinton McClellan (December 3, 1826 – October 29, 1885) was a major general during the American Civil War and the Democratic Party candidate for President in 1864.

George Brinton McClellan (December 1826 – October was a major general during the American Civil War and the Democratic Party candidate for President in

* George Brinton McClellan and Mary Ellen Marcy McClellan * American Civil War.

Ellen Mary Marcy McClellan Wife of Union General George B. McClellan and General George McClellan, called "Little Napoleon" by his detractors

November 5, 1862: President Lincoln removes General George B. McClellan from command of the Army of the Potomac.  The two men could not stand each other, with McClellan referring to Lincoln as a "great ape", and Lincoln increasingly frustrated with the General's inability to act in the field.  Lincoln said of McClellan: "If General McClellan isn't going to use his army, I'd like to borrow it for a time."

Abraham Lincoln and General George McClellan in the general’s tent near Antietam battlefield October 1862

Antietam, Maryland; President Lincoln and General George B. McClellan in the general's tent

Antietam, Maryland President Lincoln and General George B. McClellan in the general's tent during the Civil War

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After the Mexican-American War, he returned to West Point, where he eventually became the president of the Ohio and Mississippi Railroad.

Mrs. George B. McClellan. Hmmm, she must have had a lot of patience to put with the hubby...

Known as Ellen, she was the daughter of Major General Randolph Barnes Marcy & a descendant of Mayflower passenger Deacon.

George B McClellan - retouched - Battle of Seven Pines - Wikipedia

"He that leaveth nothing to chance will do few things ill, but he will do very few things." — George Savile, Marquess of Halifax

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Major General George McClellan standing for an 1861 portrait

Museum of the City of New York - [Mrs. George B. McClellan (neé Georgiana Heckscher.)]  1889

Museum of the City of New York - [Mrs. George B. McClellan (neé Georgiana Heckscher.)] 1889

Abraham Lincoln with Col. Alexander S. Webb, Chief of Staff, 5th Corps and Gen. George B. McClellan. Photo by Alexander Gardner Oct 3, 1862

President Abe Lincoln meets General George McClellan on the battlefield of Antietam in Maryland, 1862

George B. McClellan  American major-general during the American Civil War  George Brinton McClellan was an American soldier, civil engineer, railroad executive, and politician. wikipedia.org  Born: December 3, 1826, Philadelphia Died: October 29, 1885, Orange Nationality: American Spouse: Mary Ellen Marcy McClellan Parents: Mary McClellan, George McClellan Children: George B. McClellan Jr. Party affiliation: Democratic Party (United States)

George B. McClellan American major-general during the American Civil War George Brinton McClellan was an American soldier, civil engineer, railroad executive, and politician. wikipedia.org Born: December 3, 1826, Philadelphia Died: October 29, 1885, Orange Nationality: American Spouse: Mary Ellen Marcy McClellan Parents: Mary McClellan, George McClellan Children: George B. McClellan Jr. Party affiliation: Democratic Party (United States)

George B. McClellan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

McClellan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

On September 16, 1862 Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan confronted Lee's Army of Northern Virginia at Sharpsburg, Maryland. At dawn September 17, Hooker's corps mounted a powerful assault on Lee's left...

Another Vision from the past, 9.15.1862

Major General George McClellan was a Union leader during the Civil War who led the Army of the Potomac in the Peninsula Campaign and at Antietam.

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