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Lt. Samuel Brister, 40th Miss Infantry

Lt. Samuel Brister 40th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry, company D – Confederate Samuel was born Oct. 21, 1831 in Attala County, Mississippi.  He was the eldest son of Edmond Brister and Mathilda Norman Brister.  Samuel married Annis Lovin Guess (1839-1898) in about … Continue reading

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