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Edward Presley Ezelle, Sr
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1837
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1915
Pickens County
Alabama, USA

From the notes of Bette Bryant:
Mayor of Pickensville, Alabama. His obituary says that he "served our little town well" as the mayor continuously for 20 years. He was born in Giles County, TN 8 Nov. 1837, married Irene Estelle Cohen 14 Oct. 1868, and died 28 Feb. 1915 in Pickensville, AL. He is buried at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery in Pickens County (the Sapps community). He served in the 9th AL regiment CSA, Company F. The obit says he was afflicted with dropsy, confined to his bed about two months. "Judge Ezell had spent a useful life. He fought four years in the Confederate army and was honorably discharged at the surrender. He served our little town as mayor continuuously for twenty years, discharging the duties thereof without fear or favor." 
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  Irene Estelle Cohen Ezelle (1845 - 1903)*
  Ellis Cohen Ezelle (1890 - 1957)*
*Calculated relationship
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery
Pickens County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Caroline Passmore
Record added: Jan 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46989217
Edward Presley Ezelle, Sr
Added by: Caroline Passmore
Edward Presley Ezelle, Sr
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Edward Presley Ezelle, Sr
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Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: May. 6, 2014

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