Horatio Sprague Eustis Biography
Horatio Sprague7 Eustis (Abraham6, Abraham5, Benjamin4, Benjamin3, William2, William1) was b. Dec. 25, 1811, at Newport, R.I. He m. May 10, 1838, Catharine, dau. of Henry Chotard, of Natchez, Miss. He d. Sept. 4, 1858 at his plantation, Issaquena Co., Miss. His widow d. at New Orlenas, Feb. 12, 1877.
Horatio graduated Harv. Coll. 1830. Studied law, and had an extensive law practice in Natchez, Miss., but afterwards became a planter. Children, all b. at Natchez, Miss.:
Henry Chotard, b. Jan. 29, 1840
Horatio, b. June 6, 1841; killed in the war of Rebellion, 1864. He entered H.C. 1857, and left his sophomore year.
Cartwright, b. Nov. 4, 1842
Richard, b. May 11, 1844; killed in the war of Rebellion, 1864. He entered H.C. in 1860 but left when the war broke out.
Fenwick, b. July 3, 1846
Arthur, b. July 10, 1848
Frances, b. Feb. 11, 1850
Estelle, b. Feb. 1, 1852, died young.
Norman, b. Dec. 13, 1853
Catharine, b. Sept. 2, 1857