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James A. Chessher
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Birth: Jan., 1842
Jefferson County
Texas, USA
Death: 1911
Liberty County
Texas, USA

Confederate Soldier.

In "Our Family History" compiled by Oran Tennyson Chessher he states

James A. Chessher was born January 1842 in Jefferson Co., Texas and died 1911 in Carlisle, Texas.  He married Lucinda Kinley about 1861 in Trinity Co., Texas

James A. Chessher enlisted to serve in the Civil War on March 4 1862 i Company "H" Fifth Texas Regiment (Infantry).  He was at Appromattox Courthouse at the time of General Lee's surrender."

He filed a pension application in Trinity Co., Texas 9/1/1909 that was approved 2/28/1910   Pension 18469   
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  Lucinda Kinley Chessher (1844 - 1913)
  John Wallace Chessher (1864 - 1941)*
*Calculated relationship
Carlisle Cemetery
Trinity County
Texas, USA
Created by: Texas Chessher
Record added: Jan 10, 2009
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James A. Chessher
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James A. Chessher
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