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 Baron DeKalb Stansell

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Baron DeKalb Stansell

  • Birth 25 Nov 1833 Decatur, DeKalb County, Georgia, USA
  • Death 10 Jun 1911 Cisco, Eastland County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Cisco, Eastland County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 8683526

Son of David Stansell b. 1796 and Priscilla Chastain b. 1797.

Maternal grandparents: Elijah Chastain and Hannah Adams b. 1779.

Married Caroline Jane "Carrie" Prichard May 9, 1861. Children of the union include Joshua Calvin, Sarah (Sallie) Ann, Margaret Elizabeth (Lizzie). Emmett David, Mary (Mollie) Lomonia, Hettie Delonia, Colquitt, Ida Corrine, Lillian "Lillie" Melessia, James Elkin, and William Arthur.

Civil War Military Service: Private, Company K, 1st Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry. Captured near Atlanta, GA in August 1864. Prisoner of war at Military Prison, Louisville, KY, Camp Chase, OH, and transferred to Point Lookout, MD in March 1865.

Moved with his wife and children from Cobb County, Georgia to Cisco, Eastland County, Texas in 1885.



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  • Created by: Diane Carmichael Blank
  • Added: 26 Apr 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8683526
  • Diane Carmichael Blank
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Baron DeKalb Stansell (25 Nov 1833–10 Jun 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8683526, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Cisco, Eastland County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Diane Carmichael Blank (contributor 46610574) .