Emmanuel Marcus Aderholdt

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About Emmanuel Marcus Aderholdt

Note: (Or Marcus Emanuel/Emmanuel).

Emanuel was reported to have been Captai n of a North Carolina Company during the Mexican War, being wounded once ; in 1861 he enlisted with the Union army, but was forced to join the Con federacy for the sake of family and effects. He served under General Lee and participated in engagements at Richmond and Petersburg. He was Coun ty Treasurer (Lincoln or Gaston County, North Carolina). No evidence ha s been found to validate any of these claims, found in "A Reminiscent His tory of the Ozark Region", in a sketch concerning one of Emanuel's sons , Monroe Lafayette Aderholdt (a son of his first wife, Mary Rudisill, daughter of "Gentleman" Jonas Rudisill), who had moved to Harrison, Arkansas , and was a distillery owner, carpenter, stock raiser, merchant, and ban k owner who was assassinated in Boone County, Arkansas. Emanuel was a Lutheran, and was a farmer, miller and distiller. A freed slave once attacke d Emanuel after the Civil War. The man crept up on Emanuel, ambushed him , and struck Emanuel on the back of the head with a wooden truncheon. Daz ed but still conscious, Emanuel grabbed his rifle and aimed it at the ban dit, who was attempting to rob him. Emanuel fired his weapon and shot a n ear completely off of the man's head. Note that there was a different E manuel M. Aderholdt in Alabama. 
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Emmanuel Marcus Aderholdt's Timeline

1820
April 20, 1820
Lincoln county, North Carolina, United States
1907
February 26, 1907
Age 86
Gaston county, North Carolina, United States