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Hugh A. Haralson

Hugh Anderson Haralson (November 13, 1805 – September 25, 1854) was an American farmer and lawyer from U.S. Congress from 1843 to 1851. He was the father-in-law of the famous Confederate General John Gordon.


Hugh A. Haralson is the namesake of Coweta County.[4]


  1. ^ Smith, p. 299
  2. ^ Smith, p. 299
  3. ^ Smith, p. 299
  4. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 149. 


United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
George Walker Crawford
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Representatives elected by district
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Representatives elected at large
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Charles Murphey
Succeeded by
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