Zachary Taylor Olvey

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Zachary Taylor Olvey

Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Cherokee, NC, USA
Death: April 1915 (67)
Blue Ridge, GA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Leonard Olvey and Mary "Elizabeth" Elizabeth Olvey
Husband of Elizabeth Ann Olvey
Father of Ellen Arp; Laura Mary Olvey; Johnny Olvey; Ulysses Olvey; Columbus Edgar Olvey and 3 others
Brother of Sarah A Olvey; Hillary Olvey; Tilman H Olvey and William D Olvey
Half brother of William Henry Olvey and Sarah A Ballew

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Marcus James Israel
Last Updated:

About Zachary Taylor Olvey

Zachary enlisted with his brother William at Cleveland, TN, in Co. C, 5th Tennessee Mountain Infantry on 4/5 Oct 1864 for one year and was discharged 16 Jul 1865, serving 8 months, 16 days. On 2 Nov 1886, Zachary applied for an invalid's civil war pension. His disability was measles, a serious illness in those days. [Note: the 5th TN was a Federal Unit]

-- Edwina D. Williams, "The Olvey Family 1750-2008"

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Zachary Taylor Olvey's Timeline

1848
April 1848
Cherokee, NC, USA
1868
January 1868
Age 19
TN, USA
1869
December 15, 1869
Age 21
1871
October 22, 1871
Age 23
1874
March 11, 1874
Age 25
1876
June 12, 1876
Age 28
Cherokee, NC, USA
1879
August 23, 1879
Age 31
Cherokee, NC, USA
1884
February 21, 1884
Age 35
Bellview, NC, USA
1887
August 16, 1887
Age 39