|Birthplace:||Catawba, Catawba, NC, USA|
|Death:||Died in Virginia, United States|
|Cause of death:||CIVIL WAR|
|Managed by:||Theresa Lanier Miller|
About Pvt. Jacob Lanier
Pvt. Jacob Lanier was executed for desertion along with his brother, Elkana. Please Google "Apples and Green Corn" to read of the tragedy of two men who were unjustly tried and convicted. He is also the brother of William and Joseph, CSA soldiers who gave their lives.