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Clark/Busby lineage

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Re: Clark/Busby lineage

Posted: 15 Jul 2003 3:28PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Busby
Hi, again, Nelda. Since our correspondence last year, I have found out that Mr. great-grandmother Elizabeth Busby Clark did have a half-brother named Jack, who was indeed a Baptist Preacher. He preached for 60 years and died in 1921. We were told that their father was Choctaw. We are also told that Jack served in the Civil War in his father's place. There is a record of a Jack Busby who served in Georgia's 10th Batallion, Company C, which was attached to the Army of Northern Virginia. Our understanding is that the family was in Bibb County Georgia at that time. Company C fought at Fredericksburg and Gettysburg. Since my grandmother lived at Vienna, LA with her mother, Jennie Whitehead Graham (both Jennie and Houston had prior marriages), and Elizabeth was the only one they had together. Elizabeth was born in 1888 in Lincoln Parish. Have you any idea what the real name of "Houston" was? I know that most of this is speculation, and we have no provenance, but I would like to know more. Where did Jack preach. Did he live in DeSoto Parish? Thanks for your input. Debbie Conrad,
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DConrad 21 Feb 2002 9:10PM GMT 
Nelda Buchana... 22 Jun 2002 12:59PM GMT 
DebbieC 25 Jun 2002 2:11PM GMT 
Nelda Buchana... 25 Jun 2002 11:48PM GMT 
DebbieC 27 Jun 2002 4:01PM GMT 
DebbieC 16 Jan 2003 10:17PM GMT 
Nelda48 16 Jan 2003 11:51PM GMT 
DebbieC 17 Jan 2003 3:10PM GMT 
Nelda48 17 Jan 2003 3:26PM GMT 
sugarmamee 15 Jul 2003 9:28PM GMT 
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