Col Charles LeRoy Morgan

Col Charles LeRoy Morgan

Birth
Bastrop County, Texas, USA
Death 11 Mar 1924 (aged 83)
Ballinger, Runnels County, Texas, USA
Burial Coleman, Coleman County, Texas, USA
Plot Map Page 7, Section 29, Lots 4 and 1
Memorial ID 67172493 · View Source
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Charles LeRoy Morgan was the son of R. W. Morgan of Kentucky.

Charles L. and Mary's children were:
1) Alice F. Morgan, 19 March 1867
2) Lula Worth Morgan Vining, 13 August 1868-6 January 1918
3) Mary Clay Morgan Leeper, 6 January 1870
4) Kate Bright Morgan Coulson, 8 April 1872-1945
5) Charles Leroy Morgan, 1876-1877
6) Susie G Morgan Weeks, 27 August 1878-1946
7) James Duval Morgan, 16 June 1883-27 April 1915

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"Charles LeRoy Morgan was commissioned an officer in Company D, Texas 8th Cavalry Regiment on 1 May 1861. He was promoted to Full Major on 1 Mar 1862. He was then mustered out on 1 March 1862. On that same date, he was commissioned an officer in Company S, Texas Morgan's Cavalry Battalion. He was promoted to Full Lt. Col. on 1 Jan 1864, promoted to Full Colonel on 15 March 1865, and was mustered out on 15 March 1865. He was again commissioned an officer in Company S, Texas Morgan's Cavalry Regiment on 15 March 1865 and was mustered out on 26 May 1865." (Index to Compiled Confederate Military Service Records, Confederate Veteran Magazine.)

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"Death of Col. Morgan; was Youngest Colonel in Confederate Service"

(Obituary at right.)

(The Democrat-Voice, Coleman, Texas, March 14, 1924, page 6. Used by permission.)


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  • Created by: Ralph Terry
  • Added: 20 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67172493
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Col Charles LeRoy Morgan (24 Aug 1840–11 Mar 1924), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67172493, citing Coleman City Cemetery, Coleman, Coleman County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Ralph Terry (contributor 47372532) .