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Robert Steele Canterbury
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Birth: Nov. 2, 1845
Bibb County
Alabama, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1923
Arcadia
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA

He was the son of Zachariah Caswell Canterbury and Sarah Steele Canterbury. Sarah Steele is the daughter of Robert Steel and either a first wife or Rachel Steel, who was the first person buried in this cemetery. In land records on file at the Bienville Parish courthouse in Arcadia, he is listed in several instances as being named Robert S. K. P. Canterbury.

Served in 1st Battalion, Trans-Mississippi Confederate Cavalry, during the Civil War.

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Siblings:
John Canterbury (b. ca 1835 per 1850 census)
Jane Canterbury Brown (b. ca 1838 per 1850 census)
Mary Canterbury (b. ca 1840 per 1850 census)
Nancy Hilton Canterbury Koonce (b. May 1852 per census)

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Zachariah Caswell Canterbury (1809 - ____)
  Sarah Steele Canterbury (1814 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret A. Hudson Canterbury (1847 - 1926)
 
 Children:
  Infant Girl Canterbury*
  William Harris Canterbury (1866 - 1936)*
  John Canterbury (1868 - ____)*
  Sarah Canterbury Chandler (1870 - 1950)*
  Nancy Jane Canterbury Caskey (1873 - 1931)*
  Alabama L. Canterbury Brown (1876 - 1941)*
  Margaret Ella Canterbury Bright (1877 - 1958)*
  Jessie Amander Canterbury (1879 - 1947)*
  Elizabeth O. Canterbury (1881 - 1906)*
  Robert Lee Canterbury (1883 - ____)*
  Fannie Maude Canterbury Holland (1885 - 1941)*
  Mary Canterbury Hammontree (1887 - 1950)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Steele Canterbury (1845 - 1923)
  Jane Canterbury Brown (1850 - 1917)*
  Margaret Canterbury Carr (1853 - 1932)*
  Nancy H Canterbury Koonce (1858 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
His toils are past, his work is done
He fought the fight--the victory won.
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Oak Grove
Lincoln Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Barry Holland
Record added: Jan 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83454866
Robert Steele Canterbury
Added by: Barry Holland
 
Robert Steele Canterbury
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Added by: Charles McCartney
 
 
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- ℒℴѵℯ ღ Peck-Millay
 Added: Oct. 10, 2016

- Barry Holland
 Added: Aug. 28, 2012

- sniksnak
 Added: Jul. 7, 2012
 
 
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