Col. (CSA) Leon Dawson Marks

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Col. (CSA) Leon Dawson Marks

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Birthplace: West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death: September 23, 1863 (33-34)
Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
Place of Burial: Oakland Cemetery, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Amelia Lyon
Father of Francis “Frank” Marks

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About Col. (CSA) Leon Dawson Marks

  • 2nd Lt Co H 1st LA Infantry C.S.A.
  • "Shreveport Greys"
  • Col 27th LA Infantry C.S.A.
  • Mortally Wounded Vicksburg
  • Proud Confederate Soldier

Signer of the Louisiana Ordinance of Secession

  • Veteran of the Mexican War
  • Member of the Louisiana Bar Association
  • Co-Founder of "The Caddo News"

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Col. (CSA) Leon Dawson Marks's Timeline

1829
1829
West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, USA
1860
1860
1863
September 23, 1863
Age 34
Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA
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Oakland Cemetery, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, USA