Major Samuel Henry Nowlin, (CSA)

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Major Samuel Henry Nowlin, (CSA)

Birthplace: Bedford County, Virginia, United States
Death: December 18, 1920 (76)
Pulaski County, Arkansas, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Dr. James H. Nowlin and Malinda B. Nowlin
Husband of Catherine Nowlin and Elizabeth M. Nowlin
Brother of James Rush Staples Nowlin, (CSA) and Casper Wistar Nowlin, (CSA)
Half brother of Olivia Green Noble

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About Major Samuel Henry Nowlin, (CSA)

A personal story of prison life as experienced by Maj. S.H. Nowlin when he was captured by the Federals in 1864, undated. Author: Samuel Henry Nowlin

Subjects Confederate States of America. -- Army -- Officers. Prisoners of war -- Confederate States of America. Prisoners of war -- United States.
~•The material described is located in the collections of the Arkansas History Commission.

Captured three times during war

"Samuel H., served through the war under Gen. Fitzhugh Lee, was three times a prisoner, and made two escapes - he is now of Little Rock, Ark." (see source)


findagrave reads: SGT 5th Regiment VA Cavalry CSA

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Major Samuel Henry Nowlin, (CSA)'s Timeline

April 11, 1844
Bedford County, Virginia, United States
December 18, 1920
Age 76
Pulaski County, Arkansas, United States