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Civil War Veteran, Company #, 31st Virginia Infantry Regiment Arthur Wesley Bussard BIRTH 31 Jul 1825 Pocahontas County, West Virginia, USA DEATH 15 Jan 1919 (aged 93) Virginia, USA BURIAL Big Val...

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Civil War Veteran - James S Alford, served in Co H, 63rd VA Infantry, CSA. He received his last pension check in 1911 of $32.40. ______________________ James Stephen Alford (1831-1911) was a son ...

2/10/2020 6/8/2021

Slaughter, Philip P. BATTLE UNIT NAME: 56th Regiment, Virginia Infantry SIDE: Confederacy COMPANY: F&S SOLDIER'S RANK IN: Lieutenant Colonel SOLDIER'S RANK OUT: Colonel ALTERNATE ...

1/4/2017 6/6/2021

Enlisted as a Private in Company G of the 27th Virginia Infantry on March 19, 1862. Promoted to rank of Second Lieutenant on April 23, 1862. Injured during the Battle of Piedmont on June 5, 1864

6/27/2020 6/3/2021

Henry Buren Bailey was a son of James Madison Bailey and Mary "Polly" Bailey. He married Martha Bailey, a daughter of Jonathan Bailey & Elizabeth Thompson. Henry Buren Bailey enlisted as a Pvt., Co...

10/27/2007 5/26/2021

Rev. John William Jones, (CSA) (1836 - 1909)

"J. William Jones"

J. William Jones (25 September 1836 – 17 March 1909) was an American Southern Baptist preacher and writer who became known for his evangelism and devotion to the Lost Cause of the Confederacy. Duri...

5/3/2009 5/16/2021

Civil War Soldier, CSA. Killed in the trenches at the Seige/Battle of Petersburg, VA. His remains, along with the men he fought with, are entered in the NC sector of the Memorial Hill section of Blandf...

4/20/2021 4/22/2021

During the Civil War, Perry served in the 36th Virginia Infantry, CSA - Photo added by Gale Ruckman Smith Wife: Sarah Matilda Trout Amick 1844–1915 Children: John William Lee Amick 1865–1954 ...

4/16/2021 4/16/2021

Member Co B, 12th Virginia Cavalry Regiment, Rosser's Brigade, Army Of Northern Virginia. CSA Mortally wounded in a victorious firefight with the 12th Pa Cavalry at Charles Town, WV.. In the care of Dr...

4/6/2021 4/8/2021

Hailed by General McClellan for bravery in crossing the lines at Auburn to warn General Lee of the critical situation of General Stuart's command. Mentioned repeatedly in "Bull Run to Bull Run; or, Fou...

4/6/2021 4/8/2021

Company H, (Mosby's) 43rd Regiment Partisan Cavalry, Dept. of Northern Virginia, C.S.A. Enlisted on 4/19/1861, he was mustered into Company D, 7th Virginia Cavalry as a Private. Commissioned as 2nd L...

4/6/2021 4/8/2021

; findagrave + picture(s) gravestone... ; John Daniel Imboden (February 16, 1823 – August 15, 1895) was a lawyer, teacher, Virginia state legislator. During the American Civil War, he was a Confedera...

8/25/2008 3/22/2021

Enlisted as a Private in Company H of the 52nd Virginia Infantry on December 4, 1864. Arm was crushed during the Battle of Hatcher's Run. Mustered out at end of the war.

3/18/2021 3/19/2021

Enlisted in Company I of the 52nd Virginia Infantry on July 16, 1861. Injured during and captured after the Third Battle of Winchester on Sept. 19, 1864. Appearingly released and allowed to return home...

3/18/2021 3/19/2021

Co.I,54th Va.Inf.Regt.-CSA Died Christiansburg. Lester, James G. BATTLE UNIT NAME: 54th Regiment, Virginia Infantry SIDE: Confederacy COMPANY: I SOLDIER'S RANK IN: Private SOLDIER'S RANK OUT: Private...

2/22/2021 2/22/2021

United States Senator from Virginia, Brigadier General in the Army of Northern Virginia in Pickett's Brigade. Here is the text of his autobiography: The Autobiography of Eppa Hunton There were ...

1/19/2007 2/19/2021

Pvt. John Skipper, (CSA) (1841 - 1862)

"United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 23 December 2020), John Skipper in household of Samuel Skipper, Horry, Horry, South Carolina, United States; citing family , NARA mi...

2/18/2021 2/18/2021

From Find a Grave: Jordan Nealy Jr. was the beloved son of Jordan Nealy Sr. and Anna Nealy. Jordan was born in 1834 and was killed in action on Jun. 27, 1862 at Cold Harbor, Hanover County, Virgini...

3/21/2016 2/11/2021

Son of James R. Page and Nancy Ann Horn. He was a Private, Co. H, Twenty-third Regiment Infanty, S.C. Volunteers, CSPA. Died in VA burial unknown. Killed at the Second Battle of Manassas in Augus...

1/9/2021 1/9/2021

Pvt. Granville Chapman Brooks, (CSA) (1815 - 1908)

"Chap Brooks"

Parents: Lewis Overton Brooks and Mary "Polly" Hankla Enlisted as a private in Capt. Raleigh Lewis Cooper's Battery of Stafford, Virginia Light Artillery, Braxton's Battalion, 2nd Corps, Army of Nort...

1/22/2011 1/8/2021

Retrieved from Independent Republic Quarterly by John Benjamin Burroughs and Sharyn Barbee Holliday, pages 8-9.. Thomas Wilson Beaty - Warden (Councilman), 1856 Thomas Wilson Beaty (1825-1886) was ...

12/16/2020 12/18/2020

Robert Anderson Bright was born in Williamsburg, Virginia. He was the son of Samuel Francis Bright (b. 5 Jan. 1803) and his second wife, Elianna Maria Jerdone Southall (b. 6 Apr. or 20 May 1811-d.Sep. ...

11/15/2020 12/15/2020

Attended the University of Virginia. Older brother of Lieutenant General A.P. Hill, CSA. He was also a brother-in-law to Confederate General John M. Jones. Before the Civil War, he was a lawyer in Char...

4/24/2018 11/17/2020

Confederate officer. Captain, Company I, 5th Alabama - April 13, 1861; lieutenant colonel - July 15, 1862; colonel - November 29, 1864; wounded at Chancellorsville and Spotsylvania. Worked at the Tre...

1/6/2014 11/6/2020

____________ೋღ☃ღೋ ____________ Birth 28 February 1837 Howellsville, Robeson, North Carolina, USA Death 5 April 1904 Robeson, North Carolina, USA ____________ೋღ☃ღೋ ____________ Son of Colonel ...

2/18/2015 11/6/2020

Biography Major Thomas Jones Wood was born on March 1, 1840, in Randolph County, North Carolina, USA. Thomas's parents were Penuel Wood, II and Callista Wood . Thomas married Sarah Sadie M Wood (Ch...

10/22/2020 11/6/2020

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Oct 22 2020, 17:08:49 UTC William "Penn" Wood resided in Randolph County where he enlisted in Company I (Davis Guards), 22nd North Carolina Infantry at the a...

10/22/2020 11/6/2020

Inscription: "In Memoriam, George Allen Wardlaw. Born July 12, 1837, Died July 9, 1865. Graduated South Carolina College 1857. Admitted to the Bar 1859. Entered the Confederate Army 1861. Captured ne...

3/20/2016 10/28/2020

Samuel McGowan (October 19, 1819 – August 9, 1897) was an American military officer, lawyer, politician, judge, and a Brigadier general in the Confederate army during the American Civil War. Born i...

7/4/2012 10/28/2020

For more pictures of Gen. Evans and his grave site go to the Media section. Parents: Anselm Lynch Evans (1792–1866) and Sarah Hinton(Bryan) Evans (1793–1846) Spouse: Mary Allen Walton Evans (1838...

3/12/2009 10/28/2020

Son of James Parke Corbin and Jane Catherine (Wellford) Corbin Married Roberta "Bertie" Elizabeth Cary in September 1856. She had been living on the plantation called Belle Hill, which was owned by...

10/11/2020 10/11/2020

A brother of Colonel Stapleton Crutchfield of General "Stonewall" Jackon's staff. Field & Staff, 30th Virginia Infantry, Walker's Brigade, District of Aquia, Dept. of Northern Virginia, C.S.A. Re...

1/4/2009 10/11/2020

Sergeant, Company B, 9th Louisiana Infantry, CSA. Killed at the Battle of 2nd Manasses.

11/21/2015 10/8/2020

Samuel's birth, military, and death information are available at The following write-ups are available at the above-mentioned URL: "Mr. Samuel Harden Shumate, 87, went to be with his Lord at his h...

9/15/2014 10/4/2020

Samuel was born on the Lee family farm, Wheatfield, Va. When still a teenager, he entered Roanoke College, listed as in the Prep. Dept. 1860. In college he was 2nd Lt., 2nd Bn. Virginia Junior Reserv...

9/25/2020 9/25/2020

Prominent nineteenth-century portraitist and figurative painter Robert L. Newman was born in Richmond, Virginia, the second child and only son of Robert L. Newman and Sarah J. Matthews. Newman's fath...

3/27/2013 9/24/2020

Company I, 2nd Louisiana Infantry, Nicholl's Brigade, Trimble's Division, 2nd Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A. Residence: Caddo Parish; 22 year-old farmer. Enlisted 5/11/1861 at New Orlea...

9/22/2020 9/22/2020

George Campbell Brown BIRTH 27 Nov 1840 USA DEATH 30 Aug 1893 (aged 52) Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA BURIAL Saint Johns Church Cemetery Ashwood, Maury County, Tennessee George Campbell...

12/4/2011 9/1/2020

The 10th Virginia Volunteer Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment raised in Virginia for service in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. It fought mostly with the Army of Nor...

8/29/2020 8/30/2020

Benjamin Walter Taylor was a physician and surgeon who served in the Civil War in the Army of Northern Virginia.

10/15/2014 8/21/2020

He first appears in the 1860 census living with his father, his first wife and his two children and two sisters in Lovingston. Shortly after this enumeration, Philip's first wife Emily died on Oct. 5, ...

11/22/2013 8/19/2020

Confederate Soldier - Rank: Sgt CSA - 48th Infantry - Company F Enlisted: 01 May 1862 Wrightsville, Johnson Co., GA Powell, Crayton L. -- Private - May 1, 1862. Appointed 5th Sergeant September 9, 18...

5/24/2015 7/29/2020

Lt. Col., John Cheves Haskell, (CSA) (1841 - 1906)

"Cleves"

Served in the artillery. Lost one arm in the war. Civil War Confederate Army Officer. Attended South Carolina College (now the University of South Carolina). During the Civil War served as a staff ...

2/10/2009 7/27/2020

Mayo, William C. BATTLE UNIT NAME: 12th Regiment, Virginia Infantry SIDE: Confederacy COMPANY: G SOLDIER'S RANK IN: Private SOLDIER'S RANK OUT: Sergeant ALTERNATE NAME: FILM NUMBER: M382 ROLL 36 PLAQ...

10/30/2008 7/10/2020

Pvt. George Nicholas enlisted April 19, 1861; killed instantly by a shell at Second Battle of Manassas, Aug 31, 1862; acted gallantly and was color-bearer of 12th Virginia Regiment when killed. Burie...

7/7/2020 7/8/2020

3rd Co., Richmond Howitzers, CSA.

7/3/2020 7/6/2020

His wife was Mary Johnston. They were married the 1st day of December, 1874 in Warrenton N.C. by Rev. Marshall. He served in the 1st Battalion Signal Corps in the Army of Northern Virginia - CSA. H...

2/19/2014 7/6/2020

Killed at the Battle of Seven Pines. He was a clerk prior to the Civil War. He was in Co. E. 12th Virginia Infantry and also at one time with the 4th Virginia Infantry.

2/19/2014 7/5/2020

Biographical data and notes:- Born in Alexandria, VA- Pre-enlistment occupation: Student- Hector Braden Eaches died on Jul 2 1875- He is buried at Ivy Hill Cemetery, Alexandria, VA- Born 1840Enlistment...

7/4/2020 7/4/2020

Landon Mason was an Episcopal clergyman. He served as a Private in Co.A,17th Va.Inf.Regt.;Co.D,43rd Va.Cav.Battn.-CSA

9/25/2008 7/2/2020

Robert Taylor Scott (1834 – August 6, 1897) was a Virginia lawyer, politician and Confederate officer. Elected three times as Attorney General of Virginia, Scott also served one term in the Virginia ...

9/25/2008 7/1/2020

(CSA), Albert L. Long (1822 - 1919)

Service Record to the "Confederated States of America" * 3rd Battn. ( Chrismans's ) Virginia Reserves, C. S. A. * Rockingham County, Virginia, Soldiers Pension Source

7/13/2014 7/1/2020

James Keith Boswell was killed by the same volley that mortally wounded Confederate general Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson during the Battle of Chancellorsville. Civil War Confederate Army Officer. ...

6/29/2020 6/30/2020

Served as a Private in Company D of the Fifth Virginia Infantry. Enlisted on March 21, 1862. MyHeritage Family Trees Teel5 - 03022016 (1)2 in Teel Web Site, managed by Irene Teel Birth:Jan 2 1842...

6/29/2020 6/30/2020

(CSA), Jacob F. Wiseman (1832 - 1909)

Served in Confederate Army. Pension application appears to say he served in "Picker____ Division R_____ B_______'s _____ _____ 7th Va. Regiment (?) Infantry. Capt. (?) of ___ B. T. of B. F. Brown (?)" ...

6/22/2020 6/22/2020

Served as a Private in Company E of the 52nd Virginia Infantry. Enlisted on September 22, 1862.

6/22/2020 6/22/2020

Served as a Private in Company I of the 33rd Virginia Infantry. Enlisted on April 6, 1862.

6/22/2020 6/22/2020

Pvt. (CSA), John J. Bowers (c.1823 - 1862)

Served as a Private in Company D of the Fifth Virginia Infantry. Enlisted on March 21, 1862; killed in action during the Battle of Malvern Hill on July 1, 1862.

1/8/2011 6/21/2020

Charles was born in Manchester (when it was still an independent city from Richmond), the son of prominent railroad builder, businessman, and Unionist Nicholas Mills. He graduated Yale College, and r...

12/28/2019 6/21/2020

Nicholas was unmarried and a farmer and lawyer by occupation. He enlisted as a Private in Company "A", 25th Battalion (the "City Battalion"), Richmond Local Defense Troops on 8 January 1862. He hired...

6/21/2020 6/21/2020

Edmund R. Cocke was a veteran of the American Civil War (1861–1865) who, after the war, became a Populist Party leader, running unsuccessful campaigns for Virginia governor (1893) and lieutenant gove...

6/19/2020 6/20/2020

William S. Christian was a Confederate army officer, a temperance organization leader, and a doctor who worked in Middlesex County. In 1859 Christian raised a cavalry company known as the Middlesex L...

3/31/2018 6/19/2020

William W. Chamberlaine was a Confederate army officer during the American Civil War (1861–1865), founder of the Norfolk Electric Light Company, first president of the Savings Bank of Norfolk, and a ...

6/17/2020 6/18/2020

Private in Georgia Volunteer Artillery, Army of Northern Virginia. Killed by an artillery shell to his chest in the taking of Marye's Heights May 3, 1863 at Fredericksburg, VA. Dillard, Thomas E. B...

6/11/2020 6/17/2020

Battle of Gettysburg: Major Eugene Blackford and the Fifth Alabama Sharpshooters

1/18/2013 6/17/2020

Enlisted as a Private in Company G of the 58th Virginia Infantry on August 1, 1861. Promoted to 4th Corporal on August 31, 1862, and again to Full Corporal on October 31, 1862. Killed in action durning...

6/14/2020 6/15/2020

Joseph T. Campbell was a lawyer, commonwealth's attorney for Washington County (1863–1865), and a member of the Convention of 1867–1868. Born in Washington County and educated at the University of Vi...

3/22/2009 6/15/2020

Joseph A. Bristow was a Republican member of the Virginia Constitutional Convention of 1901–1902. The Middlesex County Confederate veteran developed an interest in oyster harvesting and took out a pa...

2/25/2010 6/12/2020

Capt. George William Breckinridge CSA Co E 2nd Batn Jr Rvs.

1/25/2019 6/12/2020

Sgt. Major John Harmer Breckinridge Co K 28th Va Infantry CSA was killed in the Battle of Seven Pines.

8/20/2019 6/12/2020

Capt. James Breckinridge Co C 2nd Va Cavalry CSA was killed in the Battle of Five Forks.

6/11/2020 6/12/2020

Elliott Muse Braxton October 8, 1823-October 2, 1891 Parents: Carter Braxton, III 1787-1855 and Maria Muse c.1795-1824 Great grandson of Carter Braxton, signer of the Declaration of Independence ...

7/9/2011 6/12/2020

Elected Brevet 2nd Lieutenant of the Staunton Artillery when it was formed in December 1859. A machinist, he enlisted for Confederate service as 2nd Lieutenant of the Staunton Artillery battery in Apri...

3/5/2020 6/12/2020

Third son of Thomas and Sarah Read Branch. Nestor of Richmond Bankers and Philanthropist. Veteran banker,President Merchants National Bank,and of Thomas Branch and Company,Bankers and Brokers,Richmond....

9/17/2012 6/12/2020

James Read Branch was a Confederate artillery officer and banker who helped reestablish Richmond's struggling economy after the American Civil War (1861–1865). Branch fought in the battles of Malvern...

4/12/2009 6/12/2020

Hugh was the son of John Mercer Patton, a leading Virginia lawyer and briefly Acting Governor of Virginia in 1841. Hugh married Fannie Dade Bull in 1870; they had nine children. Hugh enlisted as a ...

6/5/2009 6/11/2020

Stith Bolling was a politician whose fluid party affiliation illustrates the churning coalitions in Virginia after the American Civil War (1861–1865). Bolling began his professional career as a clerk...

6/10/2020 6/10/2020

Lewis . Blair, a Richmond businessman and economics expert, authored The Prosperity of the South Dependent upon the Elevation of the Negro (1889), a book that called on white southerners to treat Afr...

4/13/2018 6/10/2020

Pvt.,Co.B,1st Rockbridge(Va.)Arty.;Adjutant,24th Va.Inf.Regt.-CSA -------------------------------------------------- Lancelot Minor Blackford enlisted in the Virginia Rockbridge 1st Light Artille...

8/28/2009 6/9/2020

McDonald Deaton and his wife have CSA pension applications online in the Georgia Archives virtual vault. He gives DOB as July 28, 1839 in Hall county, GA and says he enlisted in 1863 in Chickamauga wit...

5/24/2007 6/7/2020

John Fulenwider Miller, physician, was born in Rutherford (now Cleveland) County of Scotch-Irish descent. His father, William John Twitty Miller, was a prominent physician and planter who served in t...

5/26/2020 5/29/2020

Corp. Edmund S Phillips, (CSA) (1839 - 1917)

"Nip"

Edmund B. Phillips, a son of J. Levi and Mary (McKinney) Phillips, was born about 1840. He married Gypsy Miller. The couple came from Barbour County to Roane County WV about 1870. Children of Edm...

5/25/2018 5/6/2020

Pvt.,Co.C,31st Va.Inf.Regt.;9th Va.Inf.Battalion;Maj.,25th Va.Inf.Regt.

5/5/2020 5/5/2020

Hamilton Allen Brown, Confederate officer and planter, was born the son of Hamilton and Sarah Gwyn Gordon Brown at Oakland, the old Gordon homestead in Wilkes County. He attended the Naval Academy at...

12/8/2014 5/1/2020

WOODWARD, JOHN R. (1831–1863). John R. Woodward, physician and Confederate officer, son of Thomas Woodward and Julia Amanda Rice Woodward, was born in South Carolina in 1831. He had seven brothers and ...

9/2/2011 4/29/2020

Assistant General Freight and Ticket Agent of the Virginia Midland Railway Company Sudden death, the office of the Virginia Midland railroad is this morning draped in black for Capt F. T. Hawks, as...

4/21/2020 4/21/2020

Civil War Confederate Army Officer. Born in Waynesboro, Virginia, he served during the Mexican War as a 2nd Lieutenant in the 1st Virginia Volunteer Infantry (a unit whose Major was future Confederate ...

3/3/2020 4/20/2020

Born in Waynesboro VA; veteran of the Mexican War where he served with McCulloch's Rangers. A newspaperman, cattleman, and butcher before the Civil War. Joined Stonewall Jackson's staff as a quartermas...

3/3/2020 4/20/2020

Born in Staunton, VA; operated a stage and hotel there. Lt. Col. of the 52nd VA; acting quartermaster on Stonewall Jackson's staff during winter of 1862. Colonel of the 52nd VA; wounded at McDowell. Re...

3/3/2020 4/20/2020

Confederate officer. Operated a stage line in Staunton prior to the war. Captain, Company G, 5th Virginia - April 1861; Quartermaster in Staunton in 1862; Colonel, 12th Virginia Cavalry - June 21, 1862...

3/3/2020 4/20/2020

Confederate (CSV)Lieutenant Colonel Joseph Powhatan Minetree (1839 - 1907) Home State: Virginia Command Billet: Regimental Officer Branch of Service: Infantry Unit: 41st Virginia Infantry Before ...

10/21/2012 4/20/2020

Co.A,52nd Va.Inf.Regt. KIA,2nd Manassas.Fell, in the battle of Manassas on the 29th of August last, in the 27th year of his age, Captain Edward V. Garber, of company A, 52 Virginia Regiment, while lead...

3/5/2020 4/16/2020

ALTERNATE SURNAME: "Lyons" Early records are mostly Lyon without the "s". PMLyons 1834. CHARLES ROBERT LYON(S). Charles Robert Lyon was born on 26 June 1834 at Sandersville in Washington County, Geor...

4/7/2020 4/8/2020

Jaqueline Beverly Stanard (April 27, 1845 – May 15, 1864) was one of the VMI Cadets killed at the Battle of New Market.[1] He matriculated at V.M.I. on January 20, 1863 from Orange Courthouse, Virginia...

4/25/2016 4/3/2020

Stephenson, A.T. BATTLE UNIT NAME: 14th Regiment, Virginia Cavalry SIDE: Confederacy COMPANY: C SOLDIER'S RANK IN: Private SOLDIER'S RANK OUT: Sergeant ALTERNATE NAME: FILM NUMBER: M382 ROLL 53 PLAQUE ...

3/26/2020 3/26/2020

A. J. Fadely United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865 Name: A. J. Fadley Also Known As Name: A. J. Fadely Event Type: Military Service Military Beginning Rank: Corporal Military Fina...

3/23/2020 3/23/2020

Pvt, Co S, 9th Cavalry Regiment, VA, Capt. John Tayloe's Company

3/13/2020 3/16/2020

Father: William Henry Shield, M.D. (1807-1882) Mother: Anna Byrd Corbin (1809-1847) 02/00/1847 - Mother, Anna, died in York Co., VA (buried: Moore House Cemetery, Yorktown, York Co., VA) 07/24/1850 -...

3/8/2020 3/8/2020

PVT.,CO.L,5TH VA.INF.REGT.;PVT.,STAUNTON ARTY.-CSA.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Mar 4 2020, 15:18:46 UTC * Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Mar 4 2020, 16:27:34 UTC

3/4/2020 3/5/2020

Edward Carrington Kinney was the youngest son of Nicholas Cabell Kinney and Mary Ann Ambler Fisher. He grew up in Staunton, Virginia where his father was Clerk of the Circuit Court of Law.Edward enlist...

3/4/2020 3/5/2020