Pvt. Samuel Constable
Served with Gen. Shelby's Cav. Brigade CSA during the Civil war of 1861-65.
Born near Richmond MO in 1846 he worked on his fathers farm until he enlisted with Shelby's brigade in 1862 (age 16) as a dispatch rider and later a member of Gen. Shelby's Cav.
After the war he settled in Nebraska as a farmer and settling near Tekamah Neb in the late 1870's
Samuel passed away in 1920 at the age of 74.
The above information and attached photo of Samuel C-1861 is courtesy of the Constable family of Lexington MO. who were kind enough to let me post it on Find A Grave and tell me where their Great-Great-X3 Uncle was buried.
Created by: Herbert Rickards
Record added: Jul 11, 2010
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