|Birth: ||Aug. 23, 1863|
|Death: ||Nov. 17, 1916|
Son of Malinda Jane Smith and Lemuel Henry Armstrong.
Married (1) Margaret E. about 1882, (2) Hattie Martin about 1907.
Children: Theo M. (b. Feb. 1885); Lemuel Henry, Jr. (b. Nov. 1887); Ben Elzie (b. March 1890); Georgie C. (b. March 1892).
Lemuel Henry Armstrong is the son of Malinda Jane Smith and Lemuel Henry Armstrong. The elder Lemuel served in the Civil War in Company A, 19th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Burford's), CSA. In 1870 the family was living on Duffau Creek, Erath County. By 1880 both parents were deceased and the younger children had gone to live with older siblings. Lem, John, and Emma were living with their older sister and her husband, Mary S. and S. A. Drake, in Dallas County. Their brother Benjamin E. Armstrong also is buried in Central / Shields Cemetery.
1870 Census, Duffau Creek, Erath Co, TX
1880 Census, Dallas Co, TX
1900, 1910 Censuses, Van Zandt Co, TX
Lemuel Henry Armstrong (1887 - 1955)*
Ben Elzie Armstrong (1889 - 1973)*
Van Zandt County
Created by: Sheron Smith-Savage
Record added: Feb 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24567263
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