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Eli Thomas Stackhouse
Birth: Mar. 27, 1824
Death: Jun. 14, 1892

U.S. Congressman. During the Civil War, he served in the Confederate Army and attained the rank of Colonel of the Eighth Infantry Regiment of South Carolina Volunteers. He was wounded in battles at Sharpsburg, Gettysburg, and Deep Bottom. He served as a South Carolina State Representative in 1863, and from 1865 to 1866. In 1887, he was a member of the first board of trustees of what would later become Clemson University, and was the first person elected president of South Carolina's Farmers Alliance in 1888. He was elected as a Democrat to the United States Congress for the Sixth District on November 4, 1890. He died while in office. (bio by: Just Plain Nosy) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Isaac Stackhouse (1790 - 1855)
  Martha Roper Stackhouse (1798 - 1853)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Anna Fore Stackhouse (1830 - 1892)*
 
 Children:
  James Stackhouse (1849 - 1919)*
  Martha Rebecca Stackhouse Manning (1850 - 1897)*
  Mary Stackhouse Berry (1852 - 1892)*
  Eugenia Eliza Stackhouse Alford (1854 - 1936)*
  Annie Stackhouse Montgomery (1857 - 1927)*
  Kate Tracy Stackhouse Covington (1863 - 1953)*
  Will Stackhouse (1867 - 1945)*
  Walter Fore Stackhouse (1873 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mastin Crawford Stackhouse (1818 - 1895)*
  Eli Thomas Stackhouse (1824 - 1892)
  Ann Eliza Stackhouse Fore (1826 - 1850)*
  Hugh Milton Stackhouse (1839 - 1936)*
  Robert Boyd Stackhouse (1841 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Pauls Methodist Church Cemetery
Little Rock
Dillon County
South Carolina, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 10, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6918227
Eli Thomas Stackhouse
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Eli Thomas Stackhouse
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Eli Thomas Stackhouse
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- R I P
 Added: Dec. 6, 2014
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: Apr. 1, 2014

- bob tarte
 Added: Mar. 11, 2013
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