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James Marshall Cornes
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1830
Monmouth, Wales
Death: Jul. 11, 1893
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

Colonel 8th VA Cavalry C.S.A.
Proud Confederate Soldier

member of Gen. Leroy Stafford Camp #3
United Confederate Veterans

Born: December 25, 1830
Birthplace: Monmouthshire Wales
Wife: Mary Ellen Glasgow Corns
Wife: Laura Holland Corns
Education:
Educated in Heidelberg Germany
Occupation before War:
Architect in Wayne County Virginia, Pennsylvania & Ohio Mexican War Veteran Civil War Career:
1861: Captain of Company K 36th Virginia Infantry Regiment
1862 1865: Colonel of 8th Virginia Cavalry Regiment
1865: Took Oath of Allegiance in Charleston West Virginia Occupation after War:
Builder in Hallsville and Kilgore, Texas
Lived in Shreveport, Louisiana

Died: July 11, 1893
Place of Death: Shreveport Louisiana
Age at time of Death: 62 years old
Burial Place: Oakland Cemetery Shreveport Louisiana

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Laura Holland Cornes (1843 - 1898)
  Mary Ellen Glasgow Corns (1829 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Mannie Cornes (____ - 1907)*
  Flora Elizabeth Corns (1851 - 1926)*
  Mary Emma Corns (1856 - 1925)*
  Philip Melancthon Cornes (1858 - 1896)*
  Hiram Abiff Corns (1860 - 1931)*
  Thomas Jefferson Cornes (1863 - 1918)*
  Ada M. Cornes (1871 - 1876)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Lot 5, Section 4
 
Created by: David Hill
Record added: Mar 30, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10706478
James Marshall Cornes
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James Marshall Cornes
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James Marshall Cornes
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- Memories~RoxღEd
 Added: Aug. 27, 2013
Col. James M. Corns, 8th VA Calvary
- Judy Robson Stark West
 Added: May. 2, 2011

- Martha Reid 19 UDC
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