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William Lafayette Hefner
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Birth: May 20, 1840
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1895
Eliasville
Young County
Texas, USA

Son of A.J. (Alexander Joyce) Hefner and Sirena Scott.

Served in CSA - Co H., Eleventh Texas Cavalry (Young's Regiment, Third Cavalry). Wounded in Battle of Elkhorn, Arkansas.


Per Find A Grave contributor Searchers of our Past (#47220553):
William Lafayette Hefner suffered a paralyzing illness and their 160 acre farm was sold to satisfy the mortgage. The final payment was one year's hard labor from the Hefner children.
His obit. shows he died at his home in Young County, Texas west of Eliasville.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alexander Joyce Hefner (1817 - 1893)
  Sirena Scott Hefner (1818 - 1881)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Jane Masters Hefner (1841 - 1932)
 
 Children:
  Frank A. Hefner (1868 - 1934)*
  Margurite Sarah Hefner Kirtley (1871 - 1933)*
  Robert Alexander Hefner (1874 - 1971)*
  May E. Hefner Milam (1876 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Lafayette Hefner (1840 - 1895)
  Alexander Hamilton Hefner (1842 - 1909)*
  Mary Hefner Downing (1844 - 1921)*
  Martha Hefner Davis (1844 - 1920)*
  Francis Marion Hefner (1847 - 1926)*
  Winfield Scott Hefner (1852 - 1884)*
  Susan J. Hefner Dean (1855 - 1892)*
  Warren Perry Hefner (1858 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eliasville Cemetery
Eliasville
Young County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Kinfolk News
Record added: Oct 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30242284
William Lafayette Hefner
Added by: DBrown
 
William Lafayette Hefner
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Added by: Margaret Lambkin
 
 
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- T-BONE
 Added: Dec. 4, 2011

- Searchers of our Past
 Added: Apr. 18, 2010

- Kinfolk News
 Added: Apr. 17, 2010
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