STEDMAN, EDWARD BERNARD
(1848~1920) Edward Bernard Stedman, Confederate veteran, was born in North Carolina, circa 1848, to William and Clara Harvey White Stedman. Edward, who most likely lied about his age to enter military service, enlisted on February 26, 1862, in his hometown of Henderson. He served in Captain James H. Jone's Company in Colonel O. M. Roberts? Regiment of the Texas Infantry, which later became known as the 11th Texas Infantry. He was mustered into service as a private by Colonel Roberts, a State Supreme Court Justice and future Governor of Texas.
Edward died on June 21, 1920, and was buried in the Texas State Cemetery the next day.
Texas State Cemetery
Plot: Section:Confederate Field, Section 1 Row:L Number:27
Created by: Bev
Record added: Apr 17, 2005
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