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Henry Theophilus Christmus
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Birth: 1827
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 2, 1885
Montell
Uvalde County
Texas, USA

Son of Ephraim Christmas/Christmus
& Nancy [Wilkie] Christmas/Christmus

1st wife: Cynthia Amanda Painter
2nd wife: Mary Mosley


Enlisted Confederate States Army
Guadalupe Co. August 6, 1863.
Enrolled CSA Victoria, Texas
January 30, 1864.
Sold 160 acres, Llano Co., TX,
to William J. Wyatt, August 21, 1879
In later years his occupation is listed
as Baptist Minister.

Shot and killed by Parry Humphreys as
he came out the gate of his property in
buggy with his 14 year old son, Henry.
After a lengthy trial, Humphreys was
acquitted of murder. The shooting &
killing of Theophilus was a result of
a long ongoing feud between the
Humphrey family & Theophilus.


NO HEADSTONE FOUND 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Cynthia Amanda Elizabeth Painter Christmus (1829 - 1866)
 
 Children:
  Mary Ann Christmus Guthrie (1848 - 1936)*
  Nancy Jane (Jennie) Christmus Robinson (1850 - 1924)*
  Nancy Jane Christmus Robinson (1850 - 1924)*
  Sarah Carolina Christmus Bush (1852 - 1915)*
  John Richard Christmus (1861 - 1892)*
  Naomi Obedience Christmus Powers (1863 - 1950)*
  Cynthia Amanda Elizabeth Christmus Person (1866 - 1943)*
  Robert Andrew Christmus (1881 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Episcopal Church of the Ascension Cemetery
Montell
Uvalde County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: LoRetta Hughes
Record added: Sep 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15866799
Henry Theophilus Christmus
Added by: LoRetta Hughes
 
Henry Theophilus Christmus
Added by: LoRetta Hughes
 
Henry Theophilus Christmus
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Added by: Beth Sanders
 
 
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- jay walter stanford
 Added: Aug. 15, 2011
CSA: Enlisted Guadlupe Co. August 6, 1863
- LoRetta Hughes
 Added: Oct. 24, 2006
 
 
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