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Pvt Edward Lafayette Cochran
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Birth: Mar., 1832
Greene County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1905
Leaf
Greene County
Mississippi, USA

Confederate Soldier
Co A 3rd Mississippi Infantry

Enlisted at Handsboro Miss, March 20, 1862, by Capt McRae for 12 mos. Reenlisted April 11, 1864 at Montevallo Ala.
Listed as missing in a fight at Nashville, Tenn, Dec 11, 1864, and was captured and sent to Louisville KY, then to Camp Chase, Ohio Jan 2, 1865. Signed the oath at Camp Chase June 12, 1865.
Description: from Green Co Miss; complexion dark; hair black; eyes brown; height 5' 11 1/2" tall; age 33 years.
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Son of Burrell Cochran & Courtney Cowart
Husband of Patience Christian Cowart
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1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Lafaet Cochraw [Cochran]
Age: 49 - Birth Year: abt 1831
Home in 1880: Salim, Greene, Mississippi
Spouse's Name: Patience Cochraw
Occupation: Miller
Name Age
Lafaet Cochraw 49
Patience Cochraw 37
Mary Cochraw 9
Louisa Cochraw 7
Rachial Cochraw 1
Levin Coward 62 [father-in-law]
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1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Ed Cochran
Birth Date: Mar 1838
Birthplace: Mississippi
Home in 1900: Beat 5, Greene, Mississippi
Spouse's Name: P C Cochran
Marriage Year: 1867
Years Married: 33
Name Age
Ed Cochran 67 [b 3-1838 ms]
P C Cochran 57 [b 3-1843 ms]
Alice Cochran 29 [b 7-1870 ms]
Louisa Cochran 27 [b 6-1873 ms]
Elizabeth Cochran 21 [b 9-1878 ms]
Miran Cochran 16 [b 1-1884 ms]
 
 
Burial:
Salem Cemetery
George County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Linda Ellis
Record added: May 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26916194
Pvt Edward Lafayette Cochran
Added by: Linda Ellis
 
Pvt Edward Lafayette Cochran
Added by: Linda Ellis
 
Pvt Edward Lafayette Cochran
Added by: Linda Ellis
 
 
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Rest in peace Great Great Grandfather.
- Fred and May Beard
 Added: Jun. 19, 2014

- Linda Ellis
 Added: Oct. 20, 2009
 
 
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