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Gen Edward Homer Lombard
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1841
West Feliciana Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 5, 1903
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Son of John Lombard.
Born on his father's plantation in West Feliciana Parish, LA.
Grew up at El Dorado Plantation, Livonia, Pointe Coupee Parish.
Educated at Centenary College in Jackson.
After the war, he entered the real estate business in New Iberia.

January 4, 1864 married Laura Virginia Levy of Mississippi.

Children: Mrs. E.T. Merrick, Gervais (engineer of the Orleans Levee Board), and John (former professor at Tulane, later in business in St. Louis).

Brother to John, Margaret, Emily and Gertrude Lombard.

Obituary - Times-Picayune (New Orleans, LA); May 6, 1903; page 5.

1st Lieutenant, Confederate Army, Civil War
Served in the Pointe Coupee Battalion, Louisiana Artillery
Prisoner of war for five months

Information provided by The Sons of Confederate Veterans

Remains were removed from the Army of Tennessee tomb in Metairie to "Family Tomb" on May 20, 1904.
Wier, Jerry Johnson, Army of Tennessee Louisiana Division, The Association and Tumulus, p. 66.

Information provided by Jack1492, member #48479609 
Metairie Cemetery
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Barbara Munson
Record added: Jun 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70785800
Gen Edward Homer Lombard
Added by: Carol Robertson White
Gen Edward Homer Lombard
Added by: Barbara Munson
Gen Edward Homer Lombard
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Louisiana Division Commander, United Confederate Veterans, 1897-1898
- Lest We Forget
 Added: Nov. 22, 2012

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