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Rev. William Washington "Wash" LaRue
Birth: Nov. 6, 1845
Bedford County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1923
Lovelady
Houston County
Texas, USA

LARUE, WILLIAM WASHINGTON~"Wash"
Born: Bedford County, Tennessee
Spouse: Sarah L Albright LaRue; married 1876 in Houston County, Texas
Parents: John Henry & Tabitha Tilford LaRue
Pension. #30458;
Service: Confederate States Army, Co. I, 4th Texas Cavalry; Enlisted 1 September 1863 at Crockett, Texas. Served as Chaplain in the CSA.

Comments; Mortuary Warrant, died of mitral insufficiency and chronic nephritis. Son, G. W. Larue; In Lovelady over 50 years in November 1909, preaching the Gospel as a Circuit Rider for the Methodist ministry.

Sources; Confederate Pension Application; Houston County In The Civil War by T. N. Mainer, p. 110; Houston County Cemeteries, p. 530; Houston County Census: 1880; 1900, p. 85; 1910, p. 241; 1920 Anderson County, Texas Census; Confederate State Roster I, p. 303; Confederate State Roster II, p. 43; Ancestry.com; Mortuary Warrant. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Henry LaRue (1820 - 1885)
  Tabitha Tilford LaRue (1825 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah L Albright LaRue (1856 - 1922)
 
 Children:
  George Washington LaRue (1869 - 1944)*
  Joseph Arthur LaRue (1876 - 1953)*
  Fannie T LaRue Hamilton (1878 - 1962)*
  Margaret Jane LaRue Bennett (1880 - 1946)*
  William Hiram LaRue (1885 - 1913)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Davis LaRue (1844 - 1922)*
  William Washington LaRue (1845 - 1923)
  Hiram Harris LaRue (1848 - 1929)*
  Clarice Elizabeth LaRue Hartt (1854 - 1943)*
  Mary Tennessee LaRue Bitner (1856 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Co I (4) Texas Cav. CSA
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Lovelady
Houston County
Texas, USA
Plot: Old B lot 68
 
Maintained by: Susan Goolsby Courter
Originally Created by: Petty & Pickens
Record added: Feb 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48893734
Rev. William Washington Wash LaRue
Added by: Marty Cash
 
 
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