Birth: 1840 New Orleans Orleans Parish Louisiana, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1913 New Orleans Orleans Parish Louisiana, USA
His name according to his obituary is Jehu J. Cumpsten. Also according to his obituary, he served in American Rifles, Co. G. 7th. La. Infty for the duration of the War. Wounded twice, first at the battle of Port Republic then at Gettysburg. He was a Corporal. "Internment in the Metairie Cemetery in the vault of the Army of of Northern Virginia."
He was the husband of Martha Raynal McCulloch and I believe also her sister, Margaret McCulloch. Martha and Margaret are buried at Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana. His third wife is buried in Metairie Cemetery.
Father of two sons, Rev. H.J. Cumpsten (at Hangerman, New Mexico in 1913) and R.T. Cumpsten (in New Orleans in 1913) and two unmarried daughters.
Spouses: see details in pink boxes.
Martha Raynal McCulloch Cumpsten (1848 - 1880)
Margaret McCulloch Cumpsten (1855 - 1892)
Isabella Bickerton Cumpsten (1836 - 1912)
Harry James Cumpsten (1868 - 1918)
2. Raynal Cumpsten (1873 - 1918)
3. Martha Raynal Cumpsten (1886 - 1887)