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Columbus "Lum" Eason
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1880
Death: Nov. 27, 1938

Columbus was the second child and oldest son of Reddick and Mahala Eason. He married Sallie Jones approximately 1904 and they had one child, Columbus C. Eason, Jr. Sallie died in 1918 and she's buried in Fisher's Hill Cemetery Complex at Mt. calvary, Portsmouth, Virginia. Columbus was enlisted in the United States Navy as "Officers Cook" and after his discharge in the thirties, a cook at the Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, VA.

His siblings were Annie L. Eason Miller, Ruth V. Eason Sawyer Sharpe, Katie E. Eason Langston Bogan, Reddick Miller, Jr. and Charles Henry Eason. A sister named Arbari died in 1883 as a toddler. He was called "Lum" by his siblings and "Uncle Lum" by his nieces and nephews. He is buried to the left of Sallie's grave. 
 
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 Parents:
  Reddick Eason (1847 - 1920)
  Mahala Ferrand Eason (1847 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  Sallie Jones Eason (1882 - 1918)*
 
 Children:
  Christopher Columbus Eason (1910 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  Annie Lillian Eason Miller (1870 - 1928)*
  Columbus Eason (1880 - 1938)
  Katie E. Eason Langston-Bogan (1881 - 1968)*
  Ruth V. Eason Sharpe (1884 - 1954)*
  Reddick Eason (1886 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fisher Cemetery
Portsmouth
Portsmouth City
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: All In The Family-Poetj
Originally Created by: Christina Carlton
Record added: Nov 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62125986
Columbus Lum Eason
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Columbus Lum Eason
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