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Home Guard, Alabama State Troops      
Company Unknown
James Washington Jackson - Colonel   
First battle Cedar Mountain 8-9-1862, ranked Lt. Colonel, ranked Colonel after the battle. Led the 47th Alabama at Cedar Mountain, 2nd Manassas, Harper's Ferry, Sharpsburg (regimental Commander), Gettysburg (resigned after the battle), Died July 1, 1865, buried Greenville Ga. City Cemetery
Contact Name:  Nehemiah Nowlen
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Date Added:  8/6/2016
Company Unknown
William Henry Keller - Other   
Adjutant of 47th Alabama during 1863 through Gettysburg. Brother in law to COL James W, Jackson, 47th commander. W.H. Keller is my great-grandfather (COL.Jackson's sister Olivia Jackson Keller). Buried n KELLER section of Greenville Ga City cemetery
Contact Name:  Nehemiah Nowlen
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Date Added:  8/8/2016
Company Unknown
Sandy Stough - Unknown   
brother to Richard William Stough
Contact Name:  Adrianne R.
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Date Added:  1/23/2005
Company A
George Taylor Adamson - Private   
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Contact Name:  Jon Simmons
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Date Added:  4/9/2006
Company A
John Wesley Adamson - Private   
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Contact Name:  Jon Simmons
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Date Added:  4/9/2006
Company A
Giles Flannigan - Private   
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Contact Name:  Jerry Flannigan
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Date Added:  6/28/2011
Company A
David Alexander Langley - Sergeant   
Volunteered and enlisted at 32 years of age on March 20, 1862 from Tallapoosa Co, Al. Went in training at Loachapoka, Al., in Co. A, Al 47th Inf Regiment with his brother Edmund Belcher Langley. The 47th was ordered to Richmond Va on 6/14/1862 without arms. There it was attached to Tolliver's Brigade, Stonewall Jackson's Division at Green Springs, Va. He was made Orderly Sargent and was initiated into battle at Cedar Creek, Va on 8/9/1862. Served in 21 engagements and was not wounded or captured. Surrendered at Appamattox Courthouse, Va, 4/9/1865.
Contact Name:  Paul Bartley
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Date Added:  9/4/2010
Company A
Edmund Belcher Langley - Unknown   
Volunteered and enlisted in the Confederate Army on March 20, 1862 from Tallapoosa Co, Al. Went in training at Loachapoka, Al., in Co. A, Al 47th Inf Regiment with his brother David Alexander Langley. The 47th was ordered to Richmond Va on 6/14/1862 without arms. There it was attached to Tolliver's Brigade, Stonewall Jackson's Division at Green Springs, Va. He was initiated into battle at Cedar Creek, Va on 8/9/1862. Surrendered at Appamattox Courthouse, Va, 4/9/1865.
Contact Name:  Paul Bartley
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Date Added:  9/4/2010
Company B
Milton Ebenezer Canady - Private   
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Contact Name:  Sam Mottesheard
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Date Added:  7/14/2013
Company B
Calton Wilburn Flannigan - 4th Sergeant   
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Contact Name:  Jerry Flannigan
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Date Added:  6/28/2011
Company B
Russell J. Flannigan - Private   
Wounded at Cold Harbor. Paroled at Appomattox.
Contact Name:  Jerry Flannigan
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Date Added:  6/28/2011
Company B
SJM Joiner - Private   
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Contact Name:  Sam Mottesheard
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Date Added:  7/14/2013
Company B
John Riley Umphress - Private   
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Contact Name:  Brian Gamble
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Date Added:  4/16/2007
Company D
Hilery S Bruce - Private   
He is my great great grandfather, looking for all information
Contact Name:  Kimberly Simpson
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Date Added:  3/1/2008
Company D
Wilson Pulaski Bruce - Private   
my 3rd great grandfather : W. Pulaski Bruce was born April 27, 1836 in Greene Co., Ga. W. Pulaski Bruce enlisted as a Private in Company D, 47th Alabama Infantry and was listed as a Gunsmith in a report dated December 4, 1862. The 47th Alabama Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Loachapoka, Alabama, in May, 1862, and moved to Virginia in June. Most of its members were drawn from Chambers, Tallapoosa, Cherokee and Coosa counties. During the war it was assigned to General Taliaferro’s, Law’s and W. F. Perry’s Brigade, Army of Northern Virginia. The 47th fought in many battles of the army from Cedar Mountain to Cold Harbor, except when it was with Longstreet at Suffolk, Chickamauga and Knoxville. It participated in the Petersburg siege north of the James River and the final campaign at Appomattox. Private Bruce died on August 19, 1912 in Troup Co., Ga. and is buried at Hillview Cemetery in LaGrange, Ga.
Contact Name:  Donald Wilkerson
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Date Added:  3/5/2007
Company D
john calvin jones - Private   
John Calvin Jones served with 47th Alabama infantry regiment, company D as a private. He was born at Oak Grove, Geneva, County Alabama on May 13 1843. He died in Geneva County Alabama on March 20 1921. He is buried at Wesley Chapel united Methodist church, Geneva Co Rd 41, Geneva County, Alabama. Documentation found at Ancestry.com at US Civil War Soldiers 1861-1865 file number M374 roll 23.
He is my great great grandfather.
Contact Name:  jim martin
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Date Added:  9/6/2012
Company E
William A Acker - Private   
my 3x Great Grandfather
Contact Name:  Russel Dykes
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Date Added:  1/24/2014
Company E
richard thomas ray - Private   
Wounded at gettysburg and chickamuga
Contact Name:  jimmy ray
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Date Added:  11/30/2015
Company E
William Woodard - Private   
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Contact Name:  Kelly Woodard
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Date Added:  1/27/2009
Company F
Josiah Watson Dunnam - Private   
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Contact Name:  David Hunter
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Date Added:  1/27/2010
Company F
David H Gamble - Private   
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Contact Name:  Brian Gamble
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Date Added:  4/18/2007
Company F
Micajah W Gamble - Private   
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Contact Name:  Brian Gamble
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Date Added:  4/18/2007
Company Field & Staff
John Y Johnston - Major   
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Contact Name:  Don Holleman
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Date Added:  3/18/2012
Company G
James M Arnold - Private   
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Contact Name:  Joy Coykendall
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Date Added:  3/26/2009
Company G
Patrick Joel Hammond - Private   
Patrick Joel enlisted in Co G, 47th Alabama Regiment-Infantry, CSA, 'late in 1861'. Present at: Cedar Run 1862/08/09, Manassas 1862/08/30, Sharpsburg 1862/09/17, Fredericksburg 1862/12/13, Suffolk 1863/05/03 & 11, Gettysburg 1863/07/02-04, Chickamauga 1863/09/19-20, Lookout Valley 1863/10/28, Absent Wounded: Concord S.T. 1863/11/16 through Dandridge 1864/01/17;Present at: Wilderness 1864/05/06, Spotsylvania C.H. 1864/05/08, 10 & 12, Hanover Junction 1864/05/24, Cold Harbor 1864/05/30, Gains Mills, 1864/06/03, Bermuda Hundreds 1864/06/17, Petersburg, Deep Bottom 1864/08/16, Ft. Harrison 1864/09/30, Darbytown Road 1864/10/07 & 13, 1864/12/10. Patrick Joel, in his own words as to his discharge or surrender 'at Appomattox Court House on the 9th day of April 1865 - account General Robt E Lee's Surrender to Gen. Grant'.
Contact Name:  Robert Oberdorf
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Contact Homepage:  roberdorf@misanthropundit.com
Date Added:  1/15/2017
Company G
Jordan Thorton Harris - Private   
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Contact Name:  Jeff Dunaway
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Date Added:  5/22/2009
Company G
Joseph Frances Marion Key - Private   
The 47th Alabama Infantry Regiment was mustered into service in May of 1862, at Loachapolka, Alabama, and was first ordered to go to the western theater of operation in Mississippi. Upon reaching Montgomery, the Regiment was redirected to Virginia. They reached Virginia in June, and quartered at Camp Lee near Richmond. He enlisted as a private in Company G, 47th Alabama Infantry regiment, C.S.A., on May 11, 1862 and served until April 1865. He was wounded at Spotsylvania, Virginia during the war. Burial: Shiloh cemetery in William B. Bankhead National Forrest Lawrence county Alabama.
Contact Name:  John Key
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Date Added:  6/24/2002
Company G
Hazel R Loveless - Private   
Hazed (HR) enlisted in Randolph Co , Al May 14,1862
Paroled Appomattox
Brother to WM.,James,Robert.
G,G,U
Contact Name:  Joe Brewer
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Date Added:  11/8/2009
Company G
William R Loveless - 3rd Corporal   
William enlisted in Randolph Co, Al May 14,1862, he was killed in action at Cedar Run, VA AUGUST 9,1862.
Bruied Unknown. if anyone as info on burials at Cedar Run. Please email.
G,G, Uncle
Contact Name:  Joe Brewer
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Date Added:  11/8/2009
Company G
John Richard Martin - Private   
Please add my ancestor to the roster of the 47th. Alabama Infantry.
Contact Name:  Hal Cardwell
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Date Added:  8/27/2018
Company H
George Mickleberry Sanford Burdett - Private   
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Contact Name:  Gayle Hennington
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Date Added:  2/17/2004
Company H
Leroy S. Daniel - Private   
Daniel, Leroy S., Private
Company H, Alabama 47th Infantry

Resided in Milltown, Alabama and enlisted in Lafayette, Alabama on 25 March 63, at age 18 and listed as a student. He died at home on November 4, 1864.

Born: about 1844
Died: November 4, 1864 in Milltown, AL
Buried: unknown
Married: unknown
Children: unknown
Occupation: unknown
Contact Name:  Adrian C. Sims
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Date Added:  4/6/2007
Company H
Thomas J. Daniel - 3rd Sergeant   
Daniel, Thomas J., 3rd Sgt., 5th Sgt.
Company H, 47th Alabama Infantry

Resided in Milltown, Alabama and enlisted in Cussetta, Alabama on May 5, 1862 at age 30 and was a farmer by occupation. Reduced in rank at his own request on July 1, 1862. Promoted to 5th Sergeant on September 23, 1862. Died in service on January 20, 1863.

Born: about 1832
Died: January 20, 1863 in VA
Buried: unknown
Married: unknown
Children: unknown
Occupation: farmer
Contact Name:  Adrian C. Sims
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Date Added:  4/6/2007
Company H
Lindsey B Gilbert - Corporal   
Lindsey B. Gilbert was born about 1841 in Georgia and was the son of William Gilbert and his wife Sarah. Lindsey enlisted on 12 May 1862 at Loachapoka, AL along with his brothers, Isham, and Williamson. Lindsey and his brothers served in Co. H, 47th Alabama. Lindsey B. Gilbert saw action at Cedar Run, was sick at 2nd Manassas and Sharpsburg, saw action at Fredericksburg and was captured at Gettysburg on 2 July 1863. He was sent to Ft. Delaware in mid-July 1863. While at Ft. Delaware, Lindsey contracted a lung infection and died 9 January 1864. Some of his records, indicating his imprisonment and illness at Ft. Delaware are transcribed as L.B. Gilbert and T.B. Gilbert interchangeably. Lindsey Gilbert was initially buried on Pea Patch Island in January 1864 and later re-interred at Finn's Point National Cemetery, Salem, NJ. His burial location is Sec. CM, Site 794. His name is listed as T.B. Gilbert in the Finn's Point Cemetery records.
Contact Name:  Catherine Fields
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Date Added:  1/23/2011
Company H
James Thomas Ragsdale - 3rd Sergeant   
My GGG-Grandfather. Present at Appomattox
Contact Name:  Richard Downing
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Date Added:  3/26/2010
Company H
Andrew J. Slay - Private   
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Contact Name:  Gayle Hennington
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Date Added:  2/17/2004
Company H
James L Slay - Private   
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Contact Name:  Gayle Hennington
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Date Added:  2/17/2004
Company I
David Hugh Boyd Abernathy - Sergeant   
Wounded at Antietam and Wilderness - lost left arm
Contact Name:  Bob Conner
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Date Added:  3/27/2014
Company I
James William Thomas Abernathy - Sergeant   
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Contact Name:  Bob Conner
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Date Added:  3/27/2014
Company I
Samuel Joseph Stuart Abernathy - Sergeant   
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Contact Name:  Bob Conner
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Date Added:  3/27/2014
Company I
William Dorsey Baldwin - Private   
William was about 35 years old when he joined Co. I 47th Alabama Infantry. He was a farmer with three children. His unit was moved to Virginia where they were assigned to Major General Thomas J. 'Stonewall' Jackson's Corps. He saw action thru out the war and was one of about 90 men remaining in his unit when it surrendered.
Contact Name:  phillip Thomas
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Date Added:  2/19/2016
Company I
John A Frazer - Private   
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Contact Name:  Bob Conner
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Date Added:  3/28/2014
Company I
Henry Washington Garlington - Sergeant   
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Contact Name:  Carl
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Date Added:  6/23/2009
Company I
Richard C Haralson - Private   
Richard was born 3 Feb 1845 and was abt 16 years old when he joined the fight. He was seriously wounded at Chickamauga. He survived the war and drew a pension as a resident of Schley, County Georgia.
Contact Name:  Phillip Thomas
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Date Added:  7/20/2014
Company I
William Henry Jordan - Private   
POW- Battle of Wilderness,
POW- Spotsylvania Captured May 6, 1864
Contact Name:  Bryan Gilmore
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Date Added:  2/2/2011
Company K
Singleton Fannin - 3rd Corporal   
Enlisted 4/29/1862 age 20 at Loachapolka AL
2nd Manassas8/30/1862, Sharpsburg 09/17/1862,Suggolk 05/03/1963
Contact Name:  Dolan Fannin Jr.
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Date Added:  3/25/2009
Company K
D. H. Garrison - Captain   
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Contact Name:  Adrianne R.
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Date Added:  1/23/2005
Company K
William S. Goodwyn - 1st Lieutenant   
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Contact Name:  Adrianne R.
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Date Added:  1/23/2005
Company K
William Himes - 2nd Lieutenant   
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Contact Name:  Adrianne R.
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Date Added:  1/23/2005
Company K
D. S. Patterson - Doctor   
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Contact Name:  Adrianne R.
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Date Added:  1/23/2005
Company K
William H. C. Price - Captain   
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Contact Name:  Adrianne R.
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Date Added:  1/23/2005
Company K
E. H. Rowell - Captain   
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Contact Name:  Adrianne R.
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Date Added:  1/23/2005
Company K
Elam E. Sanders - Private   
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Contact Name:  Paul Bartley
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Date Added:  10/11/2011
Company K
J. Thomas Scott - 1st Lieutenant   
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Contact Name:  Adrianne R.
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Date Added:  1/23/2005
Company K
William A. Scott - 2nd Lieutenant   
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Contact Name:  Adrianne R.
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Date Added:  1/23/2005
Company K
Richard William Stough - Private   
He was wounded twice, once being burns that scarred him for life. He was sent to a hospital in Richmond, V.A.
Contact Name:  Adrianne R.
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Date Added:  1/23/2005
Company K
William H Wilkins - Private   
He was captured near Knoxville Tenn. On Dec. 18, 1863.
On Jan 1, 1864 he was sent to Camp Chase in Cleveland,Ohio

Died 1905
Burried Bethsalem Baptist church Chilton Co. AL
Contact Name:  Ric West
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Date Added:  1/17/2006
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