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Meredith Davis served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company D, 9th Regiment, Kentucky Infantry and Company H, 3rd Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry.

9/16/2008 Today

Pvt. Belew G. Crawford, (USA) (1844 - 1919)

"Blieu", "Blew"

Belew/Blieu Crawford served in the Union Army during the American Civil War in Company F, 1st Regiment, Tennessee Mounted Infantry.

9/16/2008 Today

John Smalley Greene (1841 - 1897)

Note: A Civil War Veteran: PVT, PVT, 2nd VVLAB (Vt Light Artillery Battery)

Today Today

Sgt. John Comer, (USA) (1819 - 1884)

John Comer served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He served in Company B, 5th Kentucky Cavalry Regiment. He enlisted in Gallatin, Tennessee on March 26, 1862 at the age of 43. Discharg...

9/16/2008 Yesterday

Colonel in the 51st & 52nd Tennessee Consolidated He graduated from West Tenn College and Jefferson Medical College. Died from smallpox he contracted from one of his patients ------------------...

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Samuel Hays Chester (1840 - 1898)

Birth: Feb. 24, 1840 Jackson Madison County Tennessee, USA Death: Jun. 10, 1898 Jackson Madison County Tennessee, USA The Jackson Weekly Sun June 17, 1898 At 7:10 this morning, at his home on E...

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Was a Lieut, in Capt. Erby's Co. 9th Tenn. regiment C.S.A. and fell at the battle of Chickamauga.

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Ragland , F.B Merchant , BORN IN DENMARK , MADISON CO , TENN ON APRIL 7 1845 . SON OF F.B AND ELIZABETH (SPRINGFIELD) RAGLAND SCOTCH DESCENT . EDUCATED IN PRIVATE SCHOOLS IN HAYWOOD CO, TENN , HE MAR...

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Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted: July 26,1862 Rank: Pvt. Co.: F Regt.: 108th NY Volunteers Service: Injured at Gettysburg, re-assigned to Co. F, Veteran Reserve Corps, 24th Re...

12/4/2016 Yesterday

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Rank: Surgeon Enlisted: 1862 Auburn, New York Co.: F&S Regt: 9th Branch: Heavy Artillery Discharged: Jan.11, 1865 due to ill health . Contracted Typho...

12/3/2016 12/4/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted: June 1861 ( For 3 years) Co.: D Regt.: 6th Ohio Infantry Reenlisted: Sept. 8, 1864 Co.: H Regt.: 9th New York Heavy Artillery Mustered out...

12/4/2016 12/4/2016

John C Musselman, (USA) (1834 - 1909)

"Bud Musselman"

ADAMS COUNTY NEWS October 2, 190975 years 4 months 25 daysJohn Musselman, a well known resident of Liberty township, died suddenly at 4:00 Wednesday morning, aged about 72 years.Mr. Musselman had been ...

12/4/2016 12/4/2016

Capt John M. Buckalew (1826 - 1910)

Note: Civil War Capt 8B and 178B Inf

12/4/2016 12/4/2016

Ross J. Creveling, (USA) (1843 - 1932)

CIVIL WAR VETERAN ~~149 PA INFANTRY---ROSS J. CREVELING, contractor and builder, Audubon, Iowa, was born in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, November 13, 1842. He is a son of Andrew S. and Theresa (Alleg...

12/4/2016 12/4/2016

USMA Class of 1869. Major General. He was the son of Robert E. Duvall and Julianna E. Frame Duvall. On November 30, 1871, he married Rose O'Neale Greenhow (1853-1910) in Newport, Rhode Island. They...

8/17/2013 12/4/2016

Julien Cumming (1830 - 1864)

He died as a Prisoner of War at St Johnson's Island, Sandusky Co, Ohio.

12/4/2016 12/4/2016

Peter Altland Himes was born in Paradise Township,York County, the son of Jacob and Sarah Altland Himes, and was the husband of Abigail Baker Himes. In 1860, he was a laborer living in Paradise Townshi...

12/3/2016 12/3/2016

Israel Himes, (USA) (1840 - 1919)

Co. H 143rd Regt. PA Vol. Inf.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Dec 3 2016, 13:39:42 UTC

12/3/2016 12/3/2016

Edwin Mickley, (USA) (1830 - 1898)

1ST LIEUT. CO B, 38TH REGIMENT, PA MILITIA, CIVIL WAR.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Dec 4 2016, 1:36:26 UTC

12/3/2016 12/3/2016

He was a member of the 12th R. I. infantry in the civil war, and compiled a history of that regiment; received the degree of A. M. from Brown University in 1890; trustee of the Public Library of Pawtuc...

2/2/2013 12/3/2016

Albert Straight (1830 - 1863)

He was a Sergeant and member of Battery B, 1st R. I. Light Artillery in the civil war. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. II, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912...

3/6/2015 12/3/2016

Service record to the "Confederate States of America" * Enlisted - 4/18/1861 McGaheysville, VA as Pvt.,Co. E, 10th Virginia Infantry * Detailed nurse - 4/1862 Charlottesville, Virginia

7/1/2014 12/3/2016

John Whitaker, (CSA) (1837 - 1904)

John Whitaker * Civil War *Name: John Whitaker Service Info.: PVT CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY CIVIL WAR Birth Date: 7 Sep 1837 Death Date: 31 Jan 1904 Cemetery: Millard Halcomb Cemetery Cemetery Address: W...

12/2/2016 12/2/2016

Samuel A. Cornett was the son of Joseph Enoch Cornett and Sarah Brown. He was the grandson of William Cornett and Mary Everage. Samuel served in the Civil War in the 13th Kentucky Carvery of the Confed...

12/2/2016 12/2/2016

Alfred Hanson Frame, CSA (1841 - 1922)

Farmer, married 25 APR 1862 in Braxton County, VA (later WV) Source: rame, Alfred Hanson (1841 - 1922) - male b. 5 APR 1841 in Braxton County, VA d. 2 FEB 1922 father: Frame, Hiram (~1809 - 1877) m...

8/3/2010 12/2/2016

John H. Wyant, (CSA) (1843 - d.)

Service record to the "Confederate States of America" Assigned - 4/22/1862 to Co. A, 33rd.Virginia Infantry Deserted - 4/28/1862

7/1/2014 12/2/2016

Military (ENLISTED 7/1/1863) [2, 3, 4] Pvt, Co A, 14th W.Va. Inf, Civil War According to the Company Descriptive Book of Co A, 14th W.Va. Infantry, George W. Husk enlisted in West Union on Jul 1 18...

4/24/2016 12/2/2016

Pvt William C. "Billy Bunk" Bryant, (CSA) (1824 - 1864)

"Billy Bunk Bryant"

Nickname "Billy Bunk" is from the DC Hatfield Bible. Private in Company B, Tennessee Cavalry, CSA Intestate Will was probated in 1866, nephew George W. Layne was administrator of insolvent estate (Gr...

9/14/2011 12/2/2016

CIVIL WAR VETERAN. SERVED WITH CO I 83RD PA INFANTRY. ENLISTED FEBRUARY 1865. LEFT SERVICE JUNE 1865

12/2/2016 12/2/2016

Alvi David Nye (1849 - 1918)

12/1/2016 12/2/2016

n 1861, he enlisted in the Civil War with brothers Manelius, Andrew & Morton, serving as personal escort to Gen. John Echols in the 151st Regiment, Co. A of the Virginia Militia. He was a master carpen...

12/1/2016 12/1/2016

Andrew Jackson Caldwell (1841 - 1865)

Died while fighting in the U.S. Civil War fighting for the Confederate States of America.

12/1/2016 12/1/2016

Morton E. Caldwell (1842 - 1861)

Died in the U.S. Civil War while fighting for the Confederate States of America.

12/1/2016 12/1/2016

John Wallace Comer MP (1845 - 1919)

1/6/2016 12/1/2016

Manelius Caldwell (1832 - 1893)

He fought in the Civil War with his 3 brothers, as a sergeant in the Virginia Cavalry. He was a farmer and lived next to his brother and parents.

12/1/2016 12/1/2016

Thomas Seay, Governor MP (1846 - 1896)

Thomas Seay (November 20, 1846 – March 30, 1896) was an American Democratic politician who was the 27th Governor of Alabama from 1886 to 1890. Seay Hall at the Alabama Agricultural and Mec...

10/4/2013 12/1/2016

Pvt. John Page Holt (1840 - 1901)

10/27/2010 12/1/2016

10/30/2010 11/30/2016

John Robert Hamrick (1845 - 1925)

Civil War- Company E, 3rd Regiment, West Virginia Cavalry There is some confusion about his first name, either John or Stephen (?)* The tombstone is inscribed: ROBERT HAMRICK CO. E 3 REG. W VA CAV....

6/15/2016 11/30/2016

Robert B. Lindsay, Governor MP (1824 - 1902)

Robert Burns Lindsay (July 4, 1824, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, Scotland - February 13, 1902, Tuscumbia, Alabama) was the 22nd Governor of the U.S. state of Alabama from 1870 to 1872. Lindsay studied...

10/4/2013 11/29/2016

William Hugh Smith, Governor MP (1826 - 1899)

William Hugh Smith (April 28, 1826 Fayette County, Georgia – January 1, 1899 Birmingham, Alabama) was the first Republican and the 21st Governor of the U.S. state of Alabama, serving from 1868...

10/4/2013 11/29/2016

Thomas H. Watts, Governor MP (1819 - 1892)

Thomas Hill Watts (January 3, 1819 – September 16, 1892) was the 18th Governor of the U.S. state of Alabama from 1863 to 1865, during the Civil War. Watts was born in the Alabama Territory o...

3/29/2013 11/29/2016

John A. Winston, Governor MP (1812 - 1871)

John Anthony Winston (September 4, 1812 – December 21, 1871) was the 15th Governor of the U.S. state of Alabama from 1853 to 1857. He was born in 1812 in Madison County, Alabama and became the...

2/10/2009 11/29/2016

Soloman Wade, (CSA) (1830 - 1865)

Civil War Affiliation: Confederacy Enlisted: Feb. 19, 1862 Rank: Private Co.: A Battalion: 3rd Branch: Light Artillery Additional Service: 2nd Brigade, Georgia Volunteers, Light Battery M...

11/20/2016 11/29/2016

Zenas Francis Nye (1843 - 1924)

In 1860 he went to Green Springs, OH to learn the tinner's trade, but soon enlisted for three months in Company F, Ohio Volunteers; reenlisted and served during the war and was for several years afterw...

2/11/2013 11/29/2016

Marvin Henry Nye (1832 - 1898)

In 1862 he removed to Michigan and soon enlisted in the army and was appointed Clerk in General Hospital No. 7.

2/5/2013 11/29/2016

Samuel R Hollinger (1841 - 1918)

From the Record Herald, Waynesboro, PA, December 30, 1918:Samuel R. Hollinger an aged and highly respected citizen of Shady Grove, died at his home there this morning at 4:00 of heart disease and drops...

11/29/2016 11/29/2016

John A Arnett (1826 - 1895)

Photo by: RickC, added 3/02/2014 to Find A Grave Memorial# 7861039 Note: The metal star to the the right of the tombstone might be a Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.) grave marker.

11/29/2016 11/29/2016

John B. Watkins (1839 - 1921)

Civil War- Company H 24th Indiana Infantry

11/29/2016 11/29/2016

John William Provance (1823 - 1911)

He served in the Union Army during the Civil War and received an honorable discharge at its close. He was a minister of the Gospel in the Dunkard Church for over thirty years. Inscription: CO F. 18...

11/29/2016 11/29/2016

George Linson (1837 - 1881)

Civil War Union Army Soldier. Private of Company A, 145th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

11/29/2016 11/29/2016

Marion Pennington (1844 - 1933)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation:Union Mustered in: March 20, 1862- Booneville, Mo. Rank: Private Co.: F Regt.: 5th and 13th/ Missouri Branch: Calvary Discharged: June 6, 1862-Disability 5...

11/27/2016 11/28/2016

John J. Pennington (1842 - 1917)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted: March 20, 1862 Mustered in: April 13, 1862 Co.: F Regt.: 5th and 13th Missouri Branch: Calvary Mustered out: April 12, 1865 Additional Ser...

11/27/2016 11/28/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Co.: C Regt.: 43rd Missouri Branch: Militia Discharged as invalid Note: I believe his name should be Columbus C. Pennington, as on 1910 Census, Find A G...

11/27/2016 11/28/2016

William B. Pennington (1832 - 1863)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted: Aug, 1862 Rank: Private Co.: B Regt.:33rd Died while in service: Feb.15, 1863 Family Group Record Burial Place of William B. Pennington has ...

8/11/2015 11/28/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Rank: Private Co.: C Regt.: 43rd Discharged: Nov. 27, 1862 Per pension application, Jefferson was unable to work due to neuralgia,confined to his head; ...

11/27/2016 11/28/2016

Thomas Jefferson West served in Company C, 36th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Woods') in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

11/28/2016 11/28/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862 Rank: Private Co.: C and E Regt.: 43rd Missouri MILITARY: Jesse B. PENNINGTON, served in Civil War, Union, Private, Company C, ...

11/27/2016 11/28/2016

Peter B Hoffman (1828 - 1865)

Photo taken by by: JC, 6/13/2006 Info from US Veterans Affairs Office/ Find A Grave Memorial# 797610 Peter B Hoffman Birth 20 May 1828 in Harrison Co., (West) Virginia, USA Death 29 March 186...

3/8/2015 11/27/2016

VA. 34th Infantry Regiment.

1/27/2007 11/27/2016

He was a veteran of the Civil War having served as a Sergeant in the 15th W Va Infantry Co. F. (Union Army) Photo: In the middle is Christopher Shanabarger, added by: LeeAnna Bowman 10/10/2016 to Fin...

3/3/2008 11/27/2016

Peter Pitcher (1801 - 1894)

11/27/2016 11/27/2016

Aloys Scheuermann MP (1838 - d.)

Aloys Scheuermann served in Company C,12th Regiment, Alabama Infantry in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. "Alabama Marriages, 1816-1957," database, FamilySearch ( : 9 July 2015), A...

7/31/2014 11/27/2016

U.S., Appointments of U. S. Postmasters, 1832-1971 Name: Jno Whitaker Post Office Location: Weanbleau City, Hickory, Missouri Appointment Date: 10 Mar 1876 Volume #: 36 Volume Year Range: 1...

11/27/2016 11/27/2016

Served as Assistant Surgeon of Company F, 7th West Virginia Infantry. Birth: Feb. 3, 1833 Ruff Creek Greene County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Apr. 6, 1880 Greene County Pennsylvania, USA Family l...

9/30/2013 11/26/2016

Andrew Jackson Deming was the 11th and last child of Josiah and Asenath (Mudge) Deming. He was born on Christmas Day in 1834. His wife Sarah E.(Tucker) Deming was born in 1848 and lived to be 94 years ...

11/26/2016 11/26/2016

Joseph Ford served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War in the 8th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Smith's) with the rank of Assistant Surgeon. He was captured by Union Forces on December...

11/26/2016 11/26/2016

He was a soldier in the civil war, 91st reg't N. Y. vols. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 504, Vol. II, p. 815 Bi...

6/2/2012 11/26/2016

Robert Hanneman Avery, (USA) MP (1840 - 1893)

"He enlisted in the 77th 111. reg't inf'y and served for three years of the civil war. For a time, he was a prisoner at Andersonville where he spent many otherwise idle hours drawing, in the sand of th...

3/12/2008 11/25/2016

Theodore Douns Barnum (1842 - 1900)

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. II, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 812 The Groton Avery source gives his name as Thomas Douns Barnum Dec 2, 1900, N...

5/18/2014 11/25/2016

Voyage home turned tragicTwo local men survived worst maritime disaster in U.S. history, By TIFFANY AUMANNAdvocate Reporter • June 9, 2008 NEWARK -- On April 27, 1865, the overcrowded Sultana ch...

6/28/2016 11/25/2016

Col. Mabry had a reputation as a lawyer, civilian and soldier, almost statewide. Born in Green county, sixty-five years ago, he moved with his father to Carroll in early life. He was educated at Mary...

10/31/2016 11/25/2016

John Cyrus Avery (1843 - 1904)

He was a farmer. In the civil war he was a sergeant in Co. D, 34th reg't Mass . inf.; wounded; served until the close of the war. He was selectman of Norwich; superintendent of streets ; a director in ...

6/25/2008 11/25/2016

Joseph S. Horn (1844 - 1864)

11/25/2016 11/25/2016

John Shank Lefever, (USA) MP (1829 - d.)

3/26/2014 11/24/2016

He enlisted at Nashua, N. H., in the 3d r eg't of N. H. vol. infantry: lieutenant, Aug. 22, 1861 ; captain. June 27, 1862; mustered out of the service in Dec., 1863. Residence, Waltham, Mass. Source:...

6/25/2008 11/24/2016

Jesse stood five feet, nine inches tall and weighed 145 lbs. During the Civil War, he overcame two battle wounds to rise from the rank of private to become captain of Company B of the 7th West Virginia...

12/14/2012 11/24/2016

Barnett , James P. BATTLE UNIT NAME: 15th Regiment, Pennsylvania Cavalry (160th Volunteers) SIDE: Union COMPANY: K SOLDIER'S RANK IN: Private SOLDIER'S RANK OUT: Private ALTERNATE NAME: J. Pennock/Ba...

12/14/2012 11/24/2016

Served in Company B, 1st West Virginia Cavalry. Birth: Jun. 20, 1836 Richhill Township Greene County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Apr. 9, 1913 Wind Ridge Greene County Pennsylvania, USA Company B, 1s...

12/14/2012 11/24/2016

Schuyler Maxson served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company E, New York 85th Infantry Regiment on 16 Oct 1862. He died of acute mania culminating in suicide on 11 Mar...

10/24/2014 11/24/2016

Oscar Kenyon, USA (c.1840 - 1866)

Oscar Kenyon served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company E, New York 85th Infantry Regiment on 16 Oct 1862. Mustered out on 15 Mar 1863 at New Berne, NC due to a disa...

9/7/2013 11/24/2016

Lewis Kenyon served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company K, New York 23rd Infantry Regiment on 16 May 1861. Mustered out on 22 May 1863 at Elmira, NY.

9/7/2013 11/24/2016

Moses Palmer (c.1841 - 1863)

Civil War service: enlisted in Co. D, 26th Conn, regiment; d. Sept. 10, 1863. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. II, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 796 ...

2/7/2009 11/24/2016

Born on the island of Borneo to missionary parents (William John & Theodosia Rachel Scudder Pohlman,) young "Willie" was the 3rd of five children. Two of his siblings died in infancy (both named Juli...

11/24/2016 11/24/2016

Ens. Isaac Allyn Avery (1806 - 1861)

He was ensign of 1st rifle co., 18th reg't inf., 1830 (Ms. State Papers, Hartford) . He was a carpenter and builder; justice of the peace at Chalk Bluff, Calif. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elro...

2/7/2009 11/24/2016

Charles Henry Morgan (1843 - 1931)

served three years in the civil war. THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. II, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 794 Morgan joined the 1st IL Light Artiller...

2/7/2009 11/24/2016

William Brady, (USA) (1842 - 1926)

William Brady (Union) Biographical data and notes: - Born in Iowa Enlistment: - Residing in Earlville, IA at time of enlistment - 21 years of age at time of enlistment - Enlisted on Aug 14 ...

8/4/2007 11/23/2016

James R. Haggard (1839 - 1915)

He was a physician THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. II, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 790 Served with Co. D of the 129th IL Infantry during the Civ...

2/7/2009 11/23/2016

Charles Irving Parker (1838 - 1916)

When near the end of his senior year at Dartmouth College, he married, and enlisted in the Dartmouth Cavalry Company. His fearlessness led to his capture by the enemy at Harpers Ferry, Va. After the wa...

9/28/2007 11/23/2016

J. Wynn Morgan (1843 - 1878)

Co K 13 SC Inf CSA

11/23/2016 11/23/2016

Simeon Walter Craps (1835 - 1909)

11/23/2016 11/23/2016

Oscar Avery (1831 - c.1880)

He was a farmer and, later in life, a solicitor. In the civil war, he was enlisted in Co. D, 26th reg't, Ind. Inf. He was at Fort Spanish, Blakeley, and Mobile. Residence, New Albany, Ind. THE GROTON...

9/28/2007 11/22/2016

3/21/2016 11/22/2016

George McClurg, USA (1824 - 1909)

George enlisted in the 96th OVI, serving from 9 August 1862 until his discharge on 7 July 1865. George saw action during the battles of Chickasaw Bluffs, Fort Hindman, Vicksburgh, Jackson, Grand Cote...

11/22/2016 11/22/2016

Graduated from the South Carolina Military Academy at Columbia, SC, and The Citadel at Charleston, SC. He served as a 2nd lieutenant in Co. "A" of the S.C. Battalion State Cadets, C.S.A., and was a m...

10/21/2007 11/22/2016

William Hornbeck was the son of Moses Hornbeck and Mary Light. He married Frances E. Woods, daughter of Parmenous Woods and Martha Humphries of Virginia, who relocated to Upshur County, WV. William Hor...

6/4/2015 11/21/2016

James Lackey, (CSA) (1826 - c.1865)

Name: James LACKEY Given Name: James Surname: Lackey Sex: M Birth: 15 Nov 1826 Death: 1865 Event: Military service #1 Pedernales Homes Guard Link : .JAMES3 LACKEY (GREENBERRY2, HENRY ...

11/21/2016 11/21/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Confederacy Enlisted: Aug. 1. 1863 Rank: Pvt. Co.: F (Capt. Ragsdale's Co.) Also known as Red River Dragoons Branch: Calvary Discharged: March 26, 1864 (Unfit...

11/20/2016 11/21/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Confederacy Enlisted: Jan. 25,1862 Branch: Texas Calvary Transfer: Jan. 11,1863 to 18th Regiment Prisoner of War: Capture at Fort Hindman Ark. until April 10, 1...

11/21/2016 11/21/2016

Name: Thomas LACKEY Given Name: Thomas Surname: Lackey 1 Name: Thomas Henry LACKEY Given Name: Thomas Henry Sex: M Birth: Abt 1839 1 Death: 1863 in Sabine Pass, Jefferson County, TX 2 E...

11/21/2016 11/21/2016