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 William Carl Persky

William Carl Persky

Birth
Germany
Death 9 Feb 1945 (aged 100)
Buckholts, Milam County, Texas, USA
Burial Sharp, Milam County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 13420848 · View Source
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Texas Historical Commission. A native of Germany, William Persky migrated to the United States with his family at the age of eight. He enlisted in the confederate army during the civil war and served time as a prisoner of war. A farmer, Persky lived in Austin and Bell counties before moving to this area in 1925. He lived to be 100, and at the time of his death in 1945 was the oldest resident and the last confederate veteran of Milam County.

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  • Created by: Karen Neal Morey
  • Added: 23 Feb 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13420848
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Carl Persky (21 Nov 1844–9 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13420848, citing Sharp Cemetery, Sharp, Milam County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Karen Neal Morey (contributor 46551409) .