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Capt William Corcoran Eustis
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1862
Paris, France
Death: Nov. 24, 1921
New York, USA

Captain United States Army American Expeditionary Force 1917-1918

William Corcoran Eustis was a member of a prominent Washington, D.C. family. His father was George Eustis Jr., a member of the United States House of Representatives and Secretary of the Confederate States mission in Paris. His grandfather was William Wilson Corcoran, well known philanthropist who funded the building of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. He was the Chairman of the Inauguration Committee for the 1913 inauguration of President Woodrow Wilson. During World War I Captain Eustis served as the personal secretary to General John J. Pershing. He married the daughter of Levi Parsons Morton, the 22nd Vice President of the United States in 1900. He and his wife bought Oatlands Plantation in 1903, restoring the home and its gardens. The home is currently operated by the National Trust for Historic Preservation and is listed as a National Historic Landmark. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Eustis (1828 - 1872)
  Louise Corcoran Eustis (1838 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Edith Livingston Morton Eustis (1874 - 1964)
 
 Children:
  Helen Louise Corcoran Eustis (1902 - 1979)*
  Margaret Morton Eustis Finley (1903 - 1977)*
  Morton Corcoran Eustis (1905 - 1944)*
  Morton Corcoran Eustis (1905 - 1944)*
  Edith Celestine Eustis (1912 - 1936)*
  Anne Eustis Emmet (1915 - 1989)*
 
 Sibling:
  William Corcoran Eustis (1862 - 1921)
  Louise Marie Eustis Hitchcock (1867 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Corcoran, Lots 1-15.
 
Created by: SLGMSD
Record added: Apr 04, 2009
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with respect
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 Added: Sep. 7, 2013
father-in-law of 4th cousin 5x removed of wife of 7th great grandfather
- PATRICIA K. GRUETTER
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- SLGMSD
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