|Death: ||May 7, 1863|
Eli married Eliza Morrow on 13 May 1849 in Morgan County, Alabama. (copy of Marriage Record)
She was born, abt. Apr 1825 in S.C. and died 26 Jan 1912 in Morgan County, Alabama.
On her Alabama Death Certificate, she is listed as Liza Damascus and was buried in Smith Graveyard, Morgan County, Alabama. (cert. copy of Death Cert)
I have not been able to verify where this graveyard is located.
They were my 3rd great-grandparents. I have searched for over a decade for everything I can find on you. RIP.
They had a son named James R. Lamascus, b. abt 1855. He was stabbed to death in 1878.
This is Elijah 'Eli' D. Lamascus. He enlisted 25 Jan 1863 by Col. J. C. Reid as a Private in Company H, 28th Regiment, Alabama, Infantry. He died at Gilmer Hospital, Tennessee of Diphtheria on May 7, 1863. (copy of CSR)
On the Widows Application for deceased soldiers he is referred to as Elijah Lamascus.
At the bottom of the page he is listed as Elias Lamarcus - Private, Co H 38th Ala Inft Reg, buried at Chattanooga, Tenn.
Thank you Randy for fulfilling my photo request. Karen
Eliza Morrow Lamascus (____ - 1912)*
James R. Lamascus (____ - 1878)*
Susan E. Lamascus Morrow (1854 - 1916)*
Charity Ann Lamascus Wasson (1862 - 1952)*
Chattanooga Confederate Cemetery
Created by: Karen
Record added: Oct 27, 2008
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