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 Lemuel Prior Cosby

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Lemuel Prior Cosby

  • Birth 7 Nov 1841 Lowndes County, Mississippi, USA
  • Death 1 Mar 1921 Big Spring, Howard County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Big Spring, Howard County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 69739125

Born Nov. 7, 1841 in Lowndes Co., Mississippi to Drury and Julia Ann Cosby. Cosby spent a one year term with Co D of the 10th Mississippi before joining Co F of the 43rd Mississippi Infantry. With the 43rd Cosby saw actiob at the battles of Iuka, Corinth, The siege of Vicksburg, Resaca, New Hope Church, Kennesaw Mountain and Atlanta.

After the war Lemuel P. Cosby lived in Howard Co., Texas. Was Married to Margaret Elizabeth Johnson raised a very large family and died there March 1, 1921.


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  • Created by: JFJN
  • Added: 12 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 69739125
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lemuel Prior Cosby (7 Nov 1841–1 Mar 1921), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69739125, citing Mount Olive Cemetery, Big Spring, Howard County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by JFJN (contributor 46976255) .