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John Cleveland Rusk

Full Name: John Cleveland Rusk
Birth date: December 9, 1829
Death date: February 24, 1898

Terms of Service

  • House, 9th Legislature
    11/4/1861 - 11/2/1863

Biographical Notes and Resources

Other Resources

  • Confederate States Army, Private, Company A, 17th Texas Cavalry, enlistment date 2/1/1862. John C. Rusk, U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865.
    Jno C. Rusk [John Cleveland Rusk], death date 2/24/1898, widow Mrs. C.E. Rusk, marriage date December 1852 in Rusk County. Pension File No. 04211, Alabama, Texas and Virginia, U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958. Ancestry.com .
  • Confederate States Army, Company A, 17th Texas Cavalry. Military grave marker, John Cleveland Rusk, birth date 12/9/1829, death date 2/24/1898, burial in in Colfax Cemetery, Colfax, Van Zandt County. Find a Grave .
  • RUSK, JOHN CLEVELAND (1829-1898). Handbook of Texas Online .
  • Biographical sketch, John Calhoun Rusk, pp. 241-242. Birth date 12/9/1829, death date 2/24/1898 in Van Zandt County, father Thomas J. Rusk, first marriage to Harriett Ann Patton, second marriage to Cornelia E. Garrison. Texans Who Wore the Gray 1907.

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