|Birth: ||Nov. 25, 1833|
|Death: ||Jun. 10, 1911|
Son of David Stansell b. 1796 and Priscilla Chastain b. 1797.
Maternal grandparents: Elijah Chastain and Hannah Chastain b. 1779.
Married Caroline Jane "Carrie" Prichard May 9, 1861. Children of the union include Joshua Calvin, Sarah (Sallie) Ann, Margaret Elizabeth (Lizzie). Emmett David, Mary (Mollie) Lomonia, Hettie Delonia, Colquitt, Ida Corrine, Lillian "Lillie" Melessia, James Elkin, and William Arthur.
Civil War Military Service: Private, Company K, 1st Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry. Captured near Atlanta, GA in August 1864. Prisoner of war at Military Prison, Louisville, KY, Camp Chase, OH, and transferred to Point Lookout, MD in March 1865. When released POWs found their way home on foot.
Moved with his wife and children from Cobb County, Georgia to Cisco, Eastland County, Texas in 1885.
Facebook Group: Descendants of Baron DeKalb Stansell and Caroline (Carrie) Jane Prichard
David Stansell (1796 - 1864)
Priscilla Chastain Stansell (1797 - 1864)
Caroline Jane Prichard Stansell (1837 - 1907)
Joshua Calvin Stansell (1862 - 1928)*
Sarah Ann Priscilla Stansell Shields (1866 - 1925)*
Margaret Elizabeth Stansell Fenley (1867 - 1938)*
Mary Lomonia Stansell Robnett (1872 - 1934)*
Hattie Delonia Stansell Thurman (1874 - 1957)*
Colquitt Stansell (1876 - 1876)*
Ida Corrine Stansell Bacon (1878 - 1953)*
Lillian Melessia Stansell Carmichael (1880 - 1962)*
James Elkin Stansell (1882 - 1966)*
W Arthur Stansell (1884 - 1924)*
Hannah M Stansell Fitzgerald (1824 - 1888)*
Elijah Chastain Stansell (1825 - 1887)*
Baron DeKalb Stansell (1833 - 1911)
Created by: Diane Carmichael Blank
Record added: Apr 26, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8683526
Sleep well brave soldier, for a grateful country mourns your passing and thanks you for a job well done.|
Added: Dec. 15, 2014
Saluting you on this Veteran's Day Weekend/Veteran's Day 2014. Thanking you again, and always, for your service to our country.|
Added: Nov. 9, 2014
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