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Samuel J. Hensley
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Birth: Jul., 1845
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1918
Presidio County
Texas, USA

Samuel Hensley at one time resided at Palvo (Redford) in Presidio County. He later moved to Marfa where he was involved with the New Era Newspaper. He also owned and operated his own little newspaper called The Town Talk. Samuel J. Hensley was a Confederate Veteran, serving in the Texas Calvary. He was born in 1845 and died in 1918 and is buried at the Marfa Cemetery. He was the son of Henry Ware Hensley and Sarah Ann (Harrington) Hensley. He married Cleopatra Pena Hensley in 1898. Cleopatra was born in 1871 and died in 1920 at her home in Marfa. Known children of this couple are: Samuel J. IV, William N. and John.

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  Cleopatra Hensley (1874 - 1920)
  Samuel Jerome Hensley (1899 - 1956)*
  John Henry Hensley (1910 - 1969)*
*Calculated relationship
Marfa Cemetery
Presidio County
Texas, USA
Created by: Steve Harrison
Record added: Mar 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67335939
Samuel J. Hensley
Added by: Laurel in Tx
Samuel J. Hensley
Added by: Laurel in Tx
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Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: Jun. 8, 2014

- Laurel
 Added: Jun. 19, 2013

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