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L.C. DeMorse Leslie Cazneau DeMorse
Full Name: Leslie Cazneau DeMorse
Date of birth: August 18, 1841
Date of death: May 6, 1902

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 7 Jan 13, 1874 - Apr 18, 1876 14th   Democrat Boston / Bowie   Bowie, Cass, Marion
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • DEMORSE, LESLIE CAZNEAU (1841-1902). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Possibly L.C. Demorse, 2nd Sergeant, commanding officer Capt. Ragsdale Smith, Red River Dragoons, Texas Cavalry, 8th Brigade, Brigadier General Wooten commanding, Texas Militia, enlistment date 6/15/1861. Texas, U.S., Muster Roll Index Cards, 1838-1900. Ancestry.com.
  • L.C. Demorse, Sergeant, Confederate Texas Troops, Ragsdale's Company, Texas Cavalry (Red River Dragoons). Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System.
  • Other Resources
  • Leslie C. DeMorse, birth date 8/18/1841, death date 5/6/1902, portrait, burial in Rose Hill Cemetery, Texarkana, Bowie County. Find a Grave.
  • Staff lieutenant in the Civil War. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Death notice, "Colonel L.C. Demorse: Was One of the Prominent Men of Affairs of Bowie County," The Houston Daily Post, 5/7/1902, p. 7. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. L.C. DeMorse, 14th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 14th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    14th R.S. - 1874
    Congressional Districts  
    Engrossed Bills  
    Printing and Contingent Expenses  
    Private Land Claims  
    Removal of Judge M. Priest, 4th Judicial District  
    Sam Houston Monument  
    State Affairs  
    Town and City Corporations  

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