Person:Leslie DeMorse (1)

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Leslie Cazneau DeMorse
m. 1838
  1. Charles DeMorse, Jr.1839 - 1846
  2. Leslie Cazneau DeMorse1841 - 1902
  3. Ida DeMorseabt 1843 -
  4. Ann Jones DeMorse1845 - 1849
  5. Isabella DeMorse1848 - 1931
m. Jan 1869
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3] Leslie Cazneau DeMorse
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][3][5] 18 Aug 1841 Austin, Travis County, Texas
Military? 1862 Indian TerritoryADC to his father, 29th Texas Cavalry
Marriage Jan 1869 Red River County, Texasto Mary E. Smith
Occupation[5] 1877 Boston, Bowie County, TexasAppointed postmaster
Census[4] 1880 Texarkana, Bowie County, Texas
Death[5] 6 May 1902 Texarkana, Bowie County, Texas
Burial[5] Rose Hill Cemetery, Bowie County, Texas

Bowie County, Texas, 1880 census:[4]

DeMorse, L. C. 37 yrs Dry Good Merchant b. Texas (parents, b. Massachusetts/South Carolina)
      L. M. 27 yrs Wife Keeping house b. Texas (parents, b. North Carolina/Alabama)
Smith, Mary 64 yrs (wid.) Mother/law b. Alabama (parents, b. North Carolina/Virginia)
Harrison, R. B. 21 yrs (single) Cousin Clerk b. Texas (parents, b. North Carolina/Virginia)
Shaver, Calvin 11 yrs [blank] Errand boy b. Texas (parents, b. [blank])
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Red River, Texas, United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule, p. 224.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Red River, Texas, United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule, p. 119.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Denny, Christopher Columbus. Genealogy of the Denny family in England and America: descendants of John Denny of Combs, Suffolk, England in 1439. (Leicester, Mass.: C.C. Denny, 1886), p. 185.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Bowie, Texas, United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule, 118/140.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Handbook of Texas Online.

    "DeMorse, Leslie Cazneau". Served as a staff lieutenant in the Civil War. Elected to Texas House of Representatives from District 7 in 1873. By 1882 he was president of the Bank of Texarkana.