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Joseph Hill Roulhac

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Joseph Hill Roulhac

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Rutherford County, Tennessee, USA
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Gospel preacher who baptized John R. Williams. He completed his education at Franklin College, near Nashville, TN in 1853 when Tolbert Fanning was president of the college. He read law and began practice in Sept. 1855, but abandoned practice in 1872 and entered the ministry in Jan. 1873. His field of labor was southwest Kentucky and west Tennessee. -- John Brown, Church of Christ, 282.

His parents were George G. Roulhac and Agatha Ann Hardeman. On Dec. 30, 1856, he married Sarah A. (Sallie) Lauderdale of Dyer Co., TN (circa 1836). He was living in Fulton Co., KY in 1860-70. He lived in Union City, TN in 1874-76 and in Obion Co., TN in 1880. He applied for a Confederate pension in Obion Co., TN. He served in the 1st Kentucky Infantry. (Application #S10431).

Children of Joseph H. Roulhac and Sallie A. Lauderdale were: (1) Mary Elizabeth born Oct. 13, 1857; married John W. Gordon, Dec. 27, 1888. (2) Francis Leonard, born Feb. 24, 1859 and died Aug. 20, 1868. (3) Samuel Lauderdale, born Oct. 14, 1863; married Effie Saunders (born Aug. 14, 1870) at Moscow, KY, Aug. 6, 1890. (4) Margaret Eleanor, born Aug. 10, 1866, died May 12, 1867. (5) William George, born May 5, 1870, died Sept. 10, 1870.
Gospel preacher who baptized John R. Williams. He completed his education at Franklin College, near Nashville, TN in 1853 when Tolbert Fanning was president of the college. He read law and began practice in Sept. 1855, but abandoned practice in 1872 and entered the ministry in Jan. 1873. His field of labor was southwest Kentucky and west Tennessee. -- John Brown, Church of Christ, 282.

His parents were George G. Roulhac and Agatha Ann Hardeman. On Dec. 30, 1856, he married Sarah A. (Sallie) Lauderdale of Dyer Co., TN (circa 1836). He was living in Fulton Co., KY in 1860-70. He lived in Union City, TN in 1874-76 and in Obion Co., TN in 1880. He applied for a Confederate pension in Obion Co., TN. He served in the 1st Kentucky Infantry. (Application #S10431).

Children of Joseph H. Roulhac and Sallie A. Lauderdale were: (1) Mary Elizabeth born Oct. 13, 1857; married John W. Gordon, Dec. 27, 1888. (2) Francis Leonard, born Feb. 24, 1859 and died Aug. 20, 1868. (3) Samuel Lauderdale, born Oct. 14, 1863; married Effie Saunders (born Aug. 14, 1870) at Moscow, KY, Aug. 6, 1890. (4) Margaret Eleanor, born Aug. 10, 1866, died May 12, 1867. (5) William George, born May 5, 1870, died Sept. 10, 1870.

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