Name - James Elkanah Dusenbury

JE Desenbury

Birth Date: 23 Sep 1824

Birth Place: Robeson County, North Carolina

Death Date: 04 Jan 1900

Burial Place: Lakeside Cemetery, Conway, Horry Co., S.C.

 

Military Service - C. S. A.

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Rank: Private

Company and Regiment: Co. A, 26th Reg't., South Carolina Infantry

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Family -

Parents: Rev. Samuel Dusenbury and Mary Ellis Dusenbury

Wife: 1st - Frances Green Sarvis, 2nd - Sarah Delano

Children: Loruhama, Cornelia S., Charles, Richard (Captain Dick) Green, Flora C., Benjamin, Joseph Sarvis, Hannah M., Frances D., James F., Elizabeth

 

Interesting Facts -

Following the war, James went into the mercantile business in Socastee, S.C. He was active in political issues serving two terms in the S.C. General Assembly as a member of the House of Representatives, 1860-72 and 1872-1874.