Sixth Generation


586. William Samuel McCuistion was born on 9 November 1832 in Madison County, Alabama.64,927,928 The original genealogy lists William Samuel's place of birth as "probably in Mississippi". He served in the military Confederate Army Civil War.415 William served with Major Henry W. Raguet, listed on the muster roll of Captain James R. Arnold's Company of Infantry Rifleman, Texas militia. He was commissioned to bury Henry W. Raguet in New Mexico Territory after he was killed at the Battle of Glorietta. He died on 2 October 1881 at the age of 48 in Nacogdoches, Texas.54 William has reference number 1795/2699(9-402).

William Samuel McCuistion and Mary Frances Blacksher were married on 6 April 1860 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.929,930 They929,930 appeared in the census on 29 June 1860 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.931 He was a farmer. Mary Frances Blacksher, daughter of James Franklin Blacksher and Mahala Jane Simpson, was born in 1843. She died in 1860 at the age of 17.930

William Samuel McCuistion and Nancy Caroline Anderson were married on 15 March 1864 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.932 They932 appeared in the census on 21 September 1870 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.933 Nancy Caroline Anderson, daughter of William Anderson and Sebrina Splawn, was born on 5 November 1840 in Alabama. She was in 1865 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.415 She joined the Old North Church by transfer of her letter from Hamilton Church in Shelby County, Texas. She died on 2 September 1885 at the age of 44 in Nacogdoches, Texas.412

William Samuel McCuistion-4889 and Nancy Caroline Anderson-4890 had the following children:

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Robert Anderson McCuistion-5891.

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Thomas Lewis or Cecil McCuistion-10356.

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William Samuel "Will" McCuistion Jr.930 was born on 8 March 1870 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.415,930 He appeared in the census on 21 September 1870 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.933 He died on 12 November 1918 at the age of 48 in Butte, Montana.16,415 William's nephews, Ora Anderson McCuistion and Thomas Cecil Hogan state he was killed in a mine accident in Butte, Montana. History in Nacogdoches County collaborates this statement. Will has reference number 3410/1795(9-402). William was never married.

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James Andrew McCuistion-4887.

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John Meals "Johnny" McCuistion-4791.

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Mary Ann "Molly" McCuistion-9212.

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Holloway Leander McCuistion was born in 1879.930 He died in 1964 at the age of 85 in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas.415 He was buried in San Antonio, Texas.16 Holloway has reference number 1800/1795(9v-402). He Lived in Rio Grande Valley, Texas.