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Lodowi Mcdaniel, American lawyer. Served as private, 1863-1865, in Terry’s Scouts, C.S.A., in Louisiana, Arkansas and Missouri.

Background

Mcdaniel, Lodowi was born on January 9, 1847 in Bedford Company, Virginia, United States. Son of Benjamin Hobson and Mary Elizabeth (Meads) M.

Education

Removed with parents to Texas, 1850. Mainly self-educated.

Career

Served as private, 1863-1865, in Terry’s Scouts, C.S.A., in Louisiana, Arkansas and Missouri. Admitted to Texas bar, 1879. Company treasurer, Grimes Company, Texas, 1879, 1880.

County attorney, 1881, 82. Company judge, 1883, 84. Removed to Houston, 1893.

Appointed United States district attorney, Southern District of Texas, 1907, reapptd., 1911.

Membership

Served as private, 1863-1865, in Terry’s Scouts, C.S.A., in Louisiana, Arkansas and Missouri.

Connections

Married Katherine Cawthon, of Anderson, Grimes Company, Texas, February 20, 1866.

father:
Benjamin Hobson M.

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Meads) M.

spouse:
Katherine Cawthon