Cpl. James S. Bunyard, CSA

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James S. Bunyard

Birthdate:
Birthplace: South Carolina
Death: Died in Macon, Bibb, Georgia, Confederate States of America
Cause of death: Died from battle wounds
Place of Burial: Confederate Section, Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Bibb, Georgia, Confederate States of America
Immediate Family:

Son of William Pittman Bunyard and Anna Sophia Bunyard
Husband of Matilda Catherine Bunyard
Father of Mary C O'Neal; James Pinkney Bunyard; John Soloman Bunyard; Henry Jasper Bunyard and Robert Lowery Bunyard

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About Cpl. James S. Bunyard, CSA

James S. Bunyard was born c.1828, South Carolina. He was the son of William Pittman Bunyard and wife Anna Sophia Vann. He married Matilda Catherine Waldrop. Matilda was the daughter of Meredith G. Waldrop and wife Sarah Gipson. She was born in 1833 in South Carolina and died after 1870 in Mississippi. James and Matilda had three known children.

James enlisted in the 6th Regiment, Company D, Mississippi Infantry. He rose to the rank of corporal. Company D was also known as Lowry's Rifles. He was wound in battle in Georgia and was admitted to Ocmulgee Hospital, Macon, Georgia, on July 21, 1864, and died there on July 31. He was buried in the Confederate Section of the Rose Hill Cemetery, Macon, Georgia.

Children of James S. Bunyard and wife Matilda Catherin Waldrop:

  • Mary Bunyard O'Neal (1852 - 1903)
  • James Pinkney Bunyard (1854- )
  • John Solomon Bunyard (1857 - 1934)
  • Henry Jasper Bunyard (1861-1928)
  • Robert Lowry Bunyard (1863 - 1924)

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Cpl. James S. Bunyard, CSA's Timeline

1828
1828
South Carolina
1852
February 1852
Age 24
Sumpter, Alabama, United States
1854
1854
Age 26
AL
1857
May 9, 1857
Age 29
MS
1861
February 4, 1861
Age 33
MS
1864
July 31, 1864
Age 36
Macon, Bibb, Georgia, Confederate States of America
July 31, 1864
Age 36
Macon, Bibb, Georgia, Confederate States of America
November 10, 1864
Age 36
MS
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