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 Unk Patton J Brown  
29th Virginia Infantry - Co. H   
Born April 11, 1833
Died January 19, 1929
Youngest Son of Thomas and Rachel McIntosh Brown, of Richland’s

Patton served various companies Infantry and Cavalry.
Served
See Patton J Brown – 16th VA Cav – for further enlistment.

1861 ~ Did Patton serve in the first year of the war? He did sign a re-enlistment paper on April 2, 1862 that would hint of prior service. Not many records of the first year are obtained. PVT. 29th VA Inf.?

Read ~ 29th Virginia Infantry ~ by John Perry Alderman ~ for history.
The Virginia Regimental Histories Series (out of print)
pp 1-17 (transferred while sick 7/62)
(Virginia Tech ~ Newman ~ E581.5 29 TH A641989)

1862 April 2~ re-enlisted 3 Yrs. Co. H, 29th VA Inf. Capt. Ebenezer Bruster's Co.
Gen T. Humphrey Marshall, Prestonsburg, Ky on March 19,1862 called up local Militia’s for states defense(a subterfuge), then went and recruited the men for the 29th, on April 2, 1862 he was in Mouth of Indian (Cedar Bluff on the Kentucky Turnpike ~Today’s US 460) and Mustered in Capt. Ebenezer Bruster’s Co. H and Capt. Thomas Peery’s Co. K.
At Camp Cumbo Russell Co., VA April 26,1862 receives $50.00 Bonus payment.

1862 July 25 ~ MILBORN WHITT and Patton J Brown exchange companies. Patton to Caldwell’s Co. Cavalry, Milborn to Bruster's Co. H 29th Inf.~ on leave? / sick in camp.

Read ~ 16th Virginia Cavalry ~ by Jack L. Dickinson ~ for history.
The Virginia Regimental Histories Series (out of print)
(Virginia Tech ~ Newman ~ E581.6 16 TH D5 1989)

1862 August 7 ~ PVT, Capt. Jonathan Hankins Company Caldwell’s Batt’n Cav
(Hankins Co. formed) (Camp Bowen?)
Wintered deep snow at Camp Zirkle, Salem VA. From Dec. 1862 to Spring 1863
This Company subsequently became Captain Hankins’ Company, Caldwell’s Battalion Virginia Cavalry.

Found Bounty Paper for Patton J Brown.
“The Confederate States, TO Patton Brown Jr DR,
To Bounty for re-enlistment in Company H 29 Regiment VA. Vols. ------------ $50.00
Received, CAMP CUMBO, Russell, VA, the 26 day of April, 1862,
from Capt. V.C. Huff, Quartermaster Confederate States Army,
Fifty Dollars, in full of the above account.”
Signed Patton J. Brown (his own Hand)

Muster Rolls Found.
B 29 VA
Patton J Brown PVT, Co. H 29 Reg’t Virginia Inf.
Appears on Company Muster Roll of the organization named above,
for Apr. 2 to 30, 1862 (not dated…Apr 30?)
Enlisted When: Apr 2, 1862
Where: Mouth of Indian, (Cedar Bluff~Richlands) Tazewell VA.
By Whom: Gen. H. Marshall Period: 3 Yrs. Present or Absent: PRESENT
Remarks: Sick in Camp.
note Co. H, 29th VA Inf., Capt. Ebenezer Bruster's Co.

B 29 VA
Patton J Brown PVT, Co. H 29 Reg’t Virginia Inf.
Appears on Company Muster Roll of the organization named above,
for May & June, 1862 dated…June 30, 1862
Enlisted When: Apr 2, 1862 Where: Mouth of Indian
Mustered at: (Camp Perry, Tazewell Co., VA)
By Whom: Gen. H. Marshall Period: 3 Yrs.
Last Paid: By Whom: Maj. Fisher To What time: Apr 30 186 (2)?
Present or Absent: PRESENT
Remarks: Absent sick from May 4 at private house to May 30. (L. Barton copyist)

B 29 VA
Patton J Brown PVT, Co. H 29 Reg’t Virginia Inf.
Appears on Company Muster Roll of the organization named above,
for July 1 to Oct 31, 1862 dated…Nov. 30, 1862
Enlisted When: Apr 2, 1862 Where: Mouth of Indian
Mustered at: (Camp Crab Orchard, Bland Co., VA)
By Whom: Gen. H. Marshall Period: 3 Yrs.
Last Paid: By Whom: Maj. T. H. Fisher To What time: June 30 186 (2)?
Present or Absent:
Remarks: Transferred by exchange for
MILLBORN WHITT of CALDWELL’s Leave July 25. (L. Barton copyist)

See Patton J Brown – 16th VA Cav – for further enlistment.
Grayback Mountaineers: The Confederate Face of West(ern) Virginia
By Harlan H. Hinkle
Pp 116
29th VA Regiment Cavalry (??)
Only one company of the 29th (Cavalry)?? Contained men from West Virginia and that was Co. H., Capt. Ebenezer Bruster’s Company. Most of the members of Bruster’s Company were from Tazewell County but some were residents of McDowell County.

The 29th Virginia Volunteer Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment raised in Virginia for service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.
It fought mostly in western Virginia, Kentucky, North Carolina, and Virginia.
The 29th Virginia was authorized in November, 1861, and was to contain seven companies under Colonel A.C. Moore and three companies at Pound Gap.
However, this organization never took place.
Moore's five companies from Abingdon and companies raised in the spring of 1862 evidently made up the nine-company regiment.
The men were recruited from the counties of Fayette, Raleigh, Mercer, Wise, Russell, Tazewell, Wythe, and Carroll.
It was assigned to the Valley District, Department of Northern Virginia, then moved to Kentucky where it was engaged at Middle Creek.
Later it saw action in Western Virginia and for a time served in North Carolina under General French.
In March, 1863, it totalled 732 men.
Attached to General Corse's Brigade the unit participated in Longstreet's Suffolk Expedition and during the Gettysburg Campaign was on detached duty in Tennessee and North Carolina.
In the spring of 1864 it returned to Virginia and took its place in the Petersburg trenches north and south of the James River and ended the war at Appomattox.
Many were lost at Sayler's Creek, and only 1 officer and 27 men surrendered on April 9, 1865.
The field officers were Colonels James Giles and Alfred C. Moore;
Lieutenant Colonels Alexander Haynes, William Leigh, and Edwin R. Smith;
and Majors Ebenezer Bruster, William R.B. Horne, and Isaac White.

Battles:
10 Jan 1862 at Middle Creek, KY.
5 May 1862 at Williamsburg, VA.
15 Jul 1862 at Kentucky.
13 Oct 1862 at Kentucky.
15 Oct 1862 at Lexington, KY Hospl.
15 Oct 1862 at Kentucky.
16 Oct 1862 at Richmond, KY.
17 Oct 1862 at Lexington, KY.
30 Oct 1862 at Madison County, KY.
30 Oct 1862 at Richmond, VA.
30 Oct 1862 at Richmond, KY.
1 Feb 1863 at Petersburg, VA.
4 Mar 1863.
15 Apr 1863 at Suffolk, VA.
24 Apr 1863 at Suffolk, VA.
5 May 1863 at Suffolk, VA.
14 May 1863 at Drewry's Bluff, VA.
15 May 1863 at Suffolk, VA.
15 Jun 1863.
3 Jul 1863 at Gettysburg, PA.
15 Jul 1863 at Chester Gap, VA.
21 Jul 1863 at Chester Gap, VA.
24 Jul 1863 at Green Springs, VA.
24 Jul 1863 at Cherry Run.
24 Jul 1863 at Winchester, VA.
15 Aug 1863 at Carroll, VA.
15 Sep 1863.
15 Sep 1863 at Carroll, VA.
17 Sep 1863 at Zollicoffer Station, TN.
20 Sep 1863 at Zollicoffer Station, TN.
24 Sep 1863 at Carroll, VA.
15 Nov 1863 at Russell, VA.
17 Nov 1863 at Floyd County, KY.
8 Dec 1863 at Petersburg, VA.
3 Feb 1864 at New Berne, NC.
10 Mar 1864 at Suffolk, VA.
30 Mar 1864 at Ivor Station, VA.
30 Mar 1864 at Cherry Grove, VA.
1 Apr 1864 at Louisa, KY.
1 Apr 1864 at Dinwiddie Court House, VA.
3 May 1864 at New Berne, NC.
5 May 1864 at Suffolk, VA.
8 May 1864 at Petersburg, VA.
10 May 1864 at Drewry's Bluff, VA.
12 May 1864 at Drewry's Bluff, VA.
12 May 1864 at Halfway House, VA.
12 May 1864 at Petersburg, VA.
13 May 1864 at Fort Darling.
14 May 1864 at Drewry's Bluff, VA.
14 May 1864 at Fort Darling.
15 May 1864 at Drewry's Bluff, VA.
16 May 1864 at Howlett House, VA.
16 May 1864 at Drewry's Bluff, VA.
18 May 1864 at Howlett House, VA.
21 May 1864 at Richmond, VA.
22 May 1864 at Hanover Junction, VA.
28 May 1864 at Richmond, VA.
28 May 1864 at Cold Harbor, VA.
1 Jun 1864 at Cold Harbor, VA.
2 Jun 1864 at Cold Harbor, VA.
3 Jun 1864 at Cold Harbor, VA.
6 Jun 1864 at Cold Harbor, VA.
7 Jun 1864 at Chuckatuck, VA.
11 Jun 1864 at Cold Harbor, VA.
15 Jun 1864 at Cold Harbor, VA.
16 Jun 1864 at Howlett Line, VA.
16 Jun 1864 at Howlett House, VA.
16 Jun 1864 at Fort Howlett, VA.
1 Jul 1864 at Bermuda Hundred, VA.
12 Aug 1864 at Carroll County, VA.
15 Sep 1864 at Howlett House, VA.
15 Sep 1864.
18 Sep 1864 at Martinsburg, WV.
2 Oct 1864 at Bermuda Hundred, VA.
4 Oct 1864.
1 Nov 1864 at Howlett Line, VA.
10 Dec 1864 at Howlett Line, VA.
29 Mar 1865 at Dinwiddie Court House, VA.
30 Mar 1865 at Dinwiddie Court House, VA.
31 Mar 1865 at Five Forks, VA.
31 Mar 1865 at Dinwiddie Court House, VA.
1 Apr 1865 at Five Forks, VA.
1 Apr 1865 at Farmville, VA.
1 Apr 1865 at Dinwiddie Court House, VA.
1 Apr 1865 at Southside Railroad, VA.
1 Apr 1865 at Petersburg, VA.
1 Apr 1865 at Hatcher's Run, VA.
2 Apr 1865 at Ford's Depot.
2 Apr 1865 at Five Forks, VA.
2 Apr 1865 at Petersburg, VA.
2 Apr 1865 at Hatcher's Run, VA.
3 Apr 1865 at Petersburg, VA.
3 Apr 1865 at Petersburg, VA Hospl.
3 Apr 1865.
3 Apr 1865 at Dinwiddie Court House, VA.
3 Apr 1865 at Richmond, VA.
3 Apr 1865 at Richmond, VA Hospl.
4 Apr 1865 at Sutherland's Station, VA.
4 Apr 1865 at Jetersville, VA.
5 Apr 1865 at Farmville, VA.
6 Apr 1865 at High Bridge, VA.
6 Apr 1865 at Sailor's Creek, VA.
6 Apr 1865 at Jetersville, VA.
6 Apr 1865 at Farmville, VA Hospl.
6 Apr 1865 at Burkeville, VA.
6 Apr 1865 at Farmville, VA.
6 Apr 1865 at Amelia Court House, VA.
9 Apr 1865 at Appomattox Court House, VA.
15 Apr 1865.
Rosters:
The roster of this unit contains the names of 1963 men.

Company A (Capt. William McJessee's Company) - Russell County
Company B (Capt,. William R. B. Horne's Company) - Wythe County
Company C (Carroll Marksmen) - Carroll County
Company D (Rifle Rangers) - Carroll County
Company E (Capt. Alexander Haynes' Company) - Carroll County. Pages 108-110, FHL book 975.5695 H2h, states that "most of the men who served in the Confederate Army from the western section of Patrick County were members of Company E...." It doesn't mention any specific companies.
Company F1 - Buchanan and Wise Counties. (See pages 235-248, FHL book 975.5 M2vc v. 46 Buchanan and Wise Counties.)
Bibliography for Research:
Crute, Joseph Units of the Confederate States Army Midlothian, VA: Derwent Books, 1987. Concise summary of the units service.

Sifakis, Stewart. Compendium of the Confederate Armies...Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, The Confederate Units and the Indian Units. Westminster, MD: Willow Bend Books, 1995. (2 photocopied pages). E547S53.

Southern Historical Society The Southern Historical Society Papers. Cartersville, GA: Eastern Digital Resources, 1998.

U. S. Government Printing Office. Official Records of the American Civil War Cartersville, GA. Eastern Digital Resources.

Brock, R. A. The Appomattox Roster. Cartersville, GA: Eastern Digital Resources, 1998.
Originally published as Volume 15 of the Southern Historical Society Papers in 1887 by The Society, Richmond, VA. This book contains 56,000 names of men who surrendered at Appomattox. It shows the mans unit of service and some additional notes.
Rigdon, John C. - Editor Civil War Soldiers Service Records - Virginia. 2012. Cartersville, GA. Eastern Digital Resources.

Rigdon, John C. - Editor Virginia Civil War Soldiers Index. 1996. Cartersville, GA. Eastern Digital Resources.

Confederate Military History, Extended Edition. Vol. 4: Virginia. Cartersville, GA: Eastern Digital Resources, 1998. 1295 p. E484C65.1987v4. Contains numerous, scattered references to Virginia units.

  Ancestor added by Rick Brown on 8/23/2019
 Unk William E. or F. Franklin? Brown  
29th Virginia Infantry - Co. H   
Grave location in Old Historical Claypool Family Cemetery Section at the foot of Greenhills Memorial Gardens - on the far left of the entrance from 460.
Photo and memorial on https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/195989054/william-e-brown

Inscription
CO H
29th VA INF
C.S.A.
Gravesite Details Older late 19th century marker.
leaning forward
  Ancestor added by Rick Brown on 8/23/2019
 Pvt John G Flewellen  
3rd Louisiana Infantry - Co. B   
John was 41 years old when he enlisted when unit formed on 26 Aug 1862 at Monroe: He has two cards in his archival file. Cover card and parole card. His regimental history has his unit in the following battles: Wilson Creek, Pea Ridge, Corinth, Farmington, Luka, Vicksburg and numerous skirmishes. He was paroled at Monroe, Louisiana 9 June 1865.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 8/22/2019
 3rd Sgt Charles Curtis Handy  
18th Cavalry Battalion - Co. A   
Charles was 31 years old when he enlisted 11 July 1862 at Hamburg, Ark. in Co A 13th Battalion La. Partisan Rangers. Later became known as 13 Louisiana Cavalry and then on 20 Feb 1864 became the 5th Louisiana Cavalry. The 13th Partisan Rangers was organized at Monroe 26 Aug 1862. Did Picket duty in East Carrol Parish near Lake Providence. Helped in fight against Gen Sherman through northeastern Louisiana. Skirmished at Caledonia and Pin Hook.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 8/22/2019
 2 Lt James Edward Bell  
Home Guard, Alabama State Troops - Co. H   
JE Bell was wounded and captured at Hatcher's run in March of 1865.

After the war, he became a Baptist Circuit Preacher and established First Baptist Church in Johnson City, Texas (still in existence), rode circuit as far west as Marfa, Texas.
  Ancestor added by Doug McMordie on 8/14/2019
 Pvt George Washington Webb  
4th Alabama Cavalry - Co. H   
George was born in 1826 in Waterloo, Lauderdale Co Ala. He enlisted there on 17 May 1861. His unit fought at the battles: Tuscumbia, Town Creek, Rode with Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest in raids at Athens & Pulaski. Harrisburg & Selma. The major element of his unit was captured at Selma. the remainder laid down their arms at Pond Spring. He was captured 7 Jan 1865 near his home. As POW moved to Camp Morton in Indiana. Exchanged at Akiens Landing on 15 Mar 1865. He is buried at Pisgah Church, Hamburg, Hardin Co. Tenn..
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 8/13/2019
 Maj James Callehan  
4th New York Light Artillery - Co.   
James Callehan died at Austin 25 March 1870 he was a Brevet Major at death of the 4 th Cav. but served in the civil war as second and then 1st lieutenant. Born in New York but family settling in Ohio. His younger brother Christopher Callahan noted in this database to have died from meningitis at Ft Corcoran in 1864. Any information about James would be welcome. Thanks KH
  Ancestor added by Katherine Hoover on 8/12/2019
 2nd Sgt Henry Alexander Blue  
8th South Carolina Infantry - Co. C   
Henry was 20 years old from Chesterfield District, SC. He enlisted at Cheraw, in that district on 14 April 1861. His unit moved to Virginia and his unit was engaged at 1st Manassas, however he was sick in hospital. He was given a sick furlough and died in Richmond Va. on his way home. He was single so his father filed for Settlement Certificate. It was for $76.00 Certificate # 6854. He has a CSA stone at Hollywood Cem. Richmond City Va.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 8/11/2019
 Pvt Charles E Chapman  
4th South Carolina Cavalry - Co. A   
Charles was from the Chesterfield District of SC the Post Office was at Cheraw. He enlisted at age 17 at Cheraw, SC on 26 Dec 1861. Enlisted by Capt Craig for the war. 26 June 1863 he is on detached duty searching for cattle. 26 Feb 1864 he is in hospital at Raleigh, NC with Typhoid Fever. He never recovered and was sent home to Cheraw, SC on 60 day furlough where he died 15 Oct 1864. He was assigned to Butler's Brigade. Note on CMR to see 6th Regt SC Cavalry. Battles: Black River, Raid at Combahee Ferry, Lowe's Mill, & Cunningham's Bluff 24 Nov 1863.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 8/11/2019
 Pvt Allen G Chapman  
8th South Carolina Infantry - Co. C   
Allen was age 20 when he enlisted at Cheraw, Chesterfield Co. SC on13 Apr 1861. Enlisted by W H Coit for 1 year. He was engaged at he 1st battle of Manassas, Va. 21 July 1861. 12 August finds him in the hospital at Orange Co Va. with Typhoid Fever from which he did not fully recover. He was discharged as being unfit for service on 13 Dec 1861 and paid $145.50cents on 11 Jan 1862. No record is know to exist after this data we do not know if he made it home...
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 8/10/2019
 Pvt Edward Daugherty  
31st Iowa Infantry - Co. K   
Buried in Danville National Cemetery, Danville, Illinois.
  Ancestor added by Phil Bailey on 8/10/2019
 Pvt Patrick Timmons  
159th Indiana Infantry - Co. B   
Patrick enlisted in the 19th Indiana Infantry Regiment in Indianapolis in June 1861. He served with the regiment from his enlistment until he was reported missing at Gettysburg July 1-3 1863. He was a cousin to a great great grandmother of mine. He was probably killed or died of his wounds outright during the battle and now lies in one of the unknown graves at the National Cemetery at Gettysburg alongside hundreds of other patriots who gave the last full measure of devotion. he was part of the famous Iron Brigade.
  Ancestor added by Paul D.Wingerter on 8/8/2019
 2nd Cpl John Mallory Wilks  
57th Alabama Infantry - Co. C   
John was 36 years old when he enlisted 12 Feb 1863 from Pike County Ala. He was promoted to 2nd Corporal 1 May 1863. He fought in the Dalton - Atlanta Campaign taking severe losses at battle of Peach Tree Creek. Engaged in battles of Franklin, Nashville and sent to North Carolina where his last fight was as Bentonville. He suffered a severe gunshot wound on 1 April 1865 and was sent on a 60 day medical furlough from hospital at Opelika, Ala. He was paroled 19 June 1865. He did his best against the invaders..God bless his soul.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 8/7/2019
 2nd Sgt Alexander M Wilks  
21st South Carolina Infantry - Co. E   
Alexander was 30 years old when he enlisted at Chesterfield Co. Court House, Chesterfield Co. SC for 12 months in B T Davis' Co SC Vols'. Mustered in at Georgetown SC on 10 Jan 1862. He re-enlisted 8 Jan 1862. He suffered a gunshot wound on 18 June 1864. 21 Aug 1864 he is reported as captured at Weldon railroad and was reported as being in the hands of the enemy. He was sent to Point Lookout and then to City Point where he was exchanged 18 Sep 1864. He suffered numerous health issues during his term of duty.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 8/7/2019
 Pvt Wiley G Gainey  
21st South Carolina Infantry - Co. E   
Wiley was born in Chesterfield District, South Carolina in 1835. He was enlisted at Chesterfield Court House by Capt B. T. Davis Co. of SC Vols. on 1 May 1862. this unit became Co E 21st Infantry. The unit served around Charleston and moved to Virginia in late 1863. He died in the Trenches in 1864. An exact date of death is not given... Suspect he is buried in one of the many mass graves in that area.. God rest his soul.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 8/6/2019
 Pvt Daniel M Wilks  
21st South Carolina Infantry - Co. E   
Daniel was born in Chesterfield District, South Carolina in 1826. He enlisted at Chesterfield Court House on 24 Feb 1863. His unit was stationed at Charleston where he sustained a flesh wound to his left thigh by a conical ball on 10 July 1863. He was captured and treated at he USA Hosp at Hilton Head. He took the oath [ swallowed the yellow dog] and was exchanged on 23 July 1863. He rejoined his unit and was killed in action at Drewry's Bluff on 16 May 1864.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 8/6/2019
 Pvt David Conzett  
5th Iowa Cavalry - Co. E   
After service as "90 Day Man" in 1st Iowa Infantry with General Lyons in Missouri in earliest days of Civil War; enlisted 17 Sep 1861 for 3 years; mustered 17 Oct 1861; promoted to Private 1 Nov 1861 at St. Louis, Missouri; taken prisoner near Dresden, Tennessee 7 May 1862, paroled at Corinth, Mississippi 14 May 1862; promoted to Saddler 20 Jun 1862; discharged 31 Dec 1863 by virtue of re-enlistment as a Volunteer Veteran with 5th Iowa Volunteer Veteran Cavalry 1 Jan 1864 at Pulaski, Tennessee; discharged due to death 20 Sep 1864. Died 30 Jul 1864, ~3:30 pm near Brown's Mill, Newnan, Georgia.

Personal recollection in undated speech by August Hammel, Cpl. Co. E in Dubuque, the precise date and location of the speech are unknown:

"Comrades and ladies, I am no public speaker, but I have taken a few notes of my experience on the famous McCook raid and my introduction at Andersonville. My service was with Company E, Fifth Iowa Cavalry Volunteers, from 1861 to 1865.
After returning from a successful raid through Alabama under Gen. Rosseau, we were ordered to participate in the desperate and famous McCook raid from Atlanta to Newnan, Georgia, on the afternoon of July 23rd, 1864, An order was read to the regiment, ordering all able bodied men and horses to get ready to participate in the contemplated McCook Raid. Out of our Company E of 80 strong at that time, there were only 22 able to answer to the call and to obey the order for this stern and desperate duty. Towards evening of the 23rd, the regiment left the camp and about midnight we struck the enemy's wagon train, which we burned and captured the men and mules belonging to the train, then in further advancing we meet the enemy in force. After desperate fighting we drove the rebels back and destroyed many miles of railroad, then advancing towards Newnan we encountered the enemy in such a strong force that we were compelled to halt and accept an engagement offered by the rebels, being virtually surrounded. After a consultation of our commanding officers, whether our command should surrender or cut our way through the enemy's ranks, it was finally decided to cut our way through the enemy's ranks, which we did with the loss of a great many good and true men, particularly one which I call to memory is David Conzett; he was just in the act of mounting when he was shot through the head and fell. I asked him: "Dave, what is the matter?"; he never answered. Poor Dave had answered the last roll call."

David died at the cabin of a minister whose family had fled when the fighting started; the cabin was used as a gathering point and Federal command post in the last hours of the battle. The site is now a part of Coweta County's Brown's Mill Battlefield Park, near Newnan, Georgia. When the minister's family returned in the hours afterwards, they found David and two other Federal troops' bodies. They buried them and, when David's brother returned at war's end to find his brother, the Minister was able to identify David and show Josiah where he was buried. 12 years later, his remains were disinterred and reburied at the National Cemetery at Marietta, grave 6104.
  Ancestor added by L Conzett on 8/2/2019
 Pvt John Wesley Coker  
1st South Carolina Artillery - Co. D   
John was from the Antioch Community of Darlington Co.[ District] SC. He was 16 years old in 1860. He enlisted at the Darlington District Court House on 20 Dec 1862 in Capt Warley's Co. D SC. Vols. This Artillery unit became 1st SC Artillery, aka 2nd SC Artillery and was commanded by Officers Lamar, Alston, & Lamar's Battery SC Light Arty. as well as Inglis' Light Arty. [Manigault's Battalion SC Arty.] Reference: Siege Train... Confederate Artillery in defense of Charleston SC.... John Wesley survived the invasion and died at his son's home in Birmingham, Ala. 13 Apr 1915 and is buried by his wife in Darlington Co. SC.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 7/31/2019
 Pvt Sosthene Bernard  
Consolidated Crescent Regiment Louisiana Infantry - Co. A   
Enlisted March 10, 1862 in Lafayette as an Private in the 26th infantry - A company, the “Lafayette Prairie Boys”, under Captain Eraste Mouton.
(Captain Mouton was the cousin of Brigadier General Alfred Mouton and nephew of Governor Alexandre Mouton, the General’s father)

POW at Vicksburg, Mississippi July 4, 1863 but release July 8th after signing agreement not to take up arms against USA. However, he did rejoin the war.

Appears on a list of the 26th La. Infantry reported in camp for exchange at Alexandria, La., before April 1, 1864. Same report list Headquarter’s Allen's Brigade., Shreveport, La., March 29, 1864,

The 26th regiment later consolidated with others into 22d regiment.

He was part of the surrender at New Orleans on May 26, 1865.

Paroled at New Iberia, La. sometime in July or August 1865.

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  Ancestor added by Ann on 7/30/2019
 Pvt James Henry Jordan  
21st South Carolina Infantry - Co. E   
James was born near Patrick SC in probably Cole Hill Township in the Chesterfield District of South Carolina in 1838. He enlisted 20 Dec 1861 at Chesterfield District Court House in Capt. B T Davis' Co of SC Vols. This unit mustered into Confederate service on 10 Jan 1862 at Georgetown, SC. He served faithfully thru the war. He was captured at Black Creek, SC on 1 Mar 1865. He was admitted to hospital on 3 occasions for illness. He died in 1917 and is buried at Cedar Creek Baptist Church in Chesterfield Co SC.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 7/28/2019
 Pvt John Nelson Jarrod Coker  
Battalion of State Cadets - Co. H   
John was born in 1828 in Sumter Co. SC. He was 33 years old when he enlisted in Co H 26th SC Inf. on 14 Feb 1863 at Mcellanville, SC. His Regimental history shows he was engaged at: Jackson Siege, Bermuda Hundred, Petersburg Siege where he was wounded. The Crater. Fort Stedman and Five Forks before his unit surrendered at Appamattox on 21 Apr 1865. His wounds affected him the rest of his life. He died 20 Dec 1893 at Tuberville, Clarendon Co. SC. He has a proper CSA stone.
  Ancestor added by phillip thomas on 7/20/2019
 1st Sgt George W McEwen  
49th Ohio Infantry - Co. H   
Killed in action May 27, 1864 at Pickett’s Mill, Georgia. Research says most were buried on the battlefield but reinterred in 1866 in the Marietta National Cemetery. No sign of George burial here. Any ideas how to find out if he is at Marietta?
  Ancestor added by Dawnlon on 7/18/2019
 Pvt Robert Laney  
Thomas' Legion - Co. I   
Father-in-law of 1st cousin 3 x removed. Enlisted and mustered on 3/15/1862 at Caldwell County, NC as a Private into "I" Co. NC 26th Infantry. Wounded 7/1/1862 Malvern Hill, VA (Left hand). Returned 9/30/1862. He was discharged for disability on 5/9/1863 (Paralysis of left hand). Applied for pension, 7/1/1901.
  Ancestor added by Glenn Land on 7/11/2019
 Pvt Thomas M. Hendricks  
27th South Carolina Infantry - Co. K   
Thomas M. Hendricks enlisted as a Private in Company K, 27th South Carolina Infantry on February 17, 1863 at Charleston, South Carolina. He was on detached service at Fort Sumter March - April 1864. He was captured near Petersburg, Virginia on June 24, 1864 and imprisoned at Bermuda Hundred yankee prison, Virginia and transferred to Fort Monroe yankee prison, Virginia on June 25, 1864. He was transferred to Point Lookout yankee prison, Maryland on June 27 and forwarded to Elmira yankee prion, New York onAugust 16, 1864. He died at Elmira of pneumonia on November 13, 1864. He was transferred to Company B of the 27th while a POW.
  Ancestor added by Charles Hendrix on 7/10/2019
 Pvt James P. Hendricks  
22nd South Carolina Infantry - Co. F   
Enlisted 18 Jan 1862 for 12 months...
  Ancestor added by Charles Hendrix on 7/10/2019
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