Silas Scarber (SS) Landrum, b.1845 in AL; according to TX census resident Denton, Texas, 20 JUL 1867, TX resident for over 20 yrs.; then m. 21 JUN 1874 to Mary Laura Ewing in Clarke Co., AL. Three children: Houston b.1875 in Mobile, AL; Mattie b.1877; Maud b.1879. Census records indicate SS parents born in AL, and that SS was a minister and school teacher. Looking for SS parents, place where SS ministered and where he taught school. SS d.27 JUL 1911 back in TX, listed as a confederate soldier & widower. No further leads found for wife, Mary Laura, or daus. Mattie & Maud. Any help appreciated.