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Capt. George Harsh, Company E, First TN Infantry - Confederate Army, captured at Shiloh, released after 3 months. He went into business and built his home "Elm Grove" on Bledsoes Creek in Sumner C...

9/12/2009 7/30/2016

Andrew Jackson Caldwell, a Representative from Tennessee; born in Montevallo, Shelby County, Ala., July 22, 1837; moved to Tennessee in 1844 with his parents, who settled near Nashville; attended the...

7/18/2016 7/18/2016

Birth: Jan. 30, 1822 Death: May 27, 1864 Richmond Richmond City Virginia, USA Son of John Lapsley & Tabitha H McEwen. He died of wounds received at the battle of Dreury Bluff on the 16th of...

7/15/2016 7/17/2016

Albert V. Lee (CSA) MP (1833 - 1915)

Private in Co I, 28 (Consolidated) Tennessee Infantry, then Company E, 84th Infantry Regiment Tennessee, CSA. ------------------------------------------- Listed as a farmer in the Smith County cens...

6/14/2010 7/9/2016

When the call did come, Samuel actually saw four sons go off to fight. The first to enlist was 20-year-old Hugh Lawson White Woodfin. He was named after Hugh Lawson White, a lawyer and judge from Knoxv...

6/19/2016 6/19/2016

Josiah Tidwell was commissioned as an officer in Company K, Tennessee 11th Infantry Regiment on 25 May 1861. He became ill and resigned his commission on 15 Jul 1861.

5/29/2016 5/29/2016

Edmond Mansel Tidwell was 30 years old when enlisted inthe Confederate Army. Enrolled on Dec. 12, 1862 at Dickson Co., Tennessee by Capt. Tidwell in Company K, Tennessee 11th Infantry Regiment for 3 ye...

5/29/2016 5/29/2016

Ethelbert Samuel enlisted in the Confederate Army in Company B,11th Battalion, Tennessee Cavalry (Gordon's) on 10 Dec 1861.

5/24/2016 5/24/2016

Columbus Henderson enlisted in August 1861 in Company H, 42nd Tennessee Regiment. He reenlisted in Company H, 55th Regiment, Alabama Infantry Volunteers. On July 20, 1864 he was captured by Union force...

5/15/2016 5/15/2016

Levi Henderson served in Company F, Tennessee 35th Infantry Regiment in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

5/15/2016 5/15/2016

Hardy Henderson enlisted as a Private in Company F, 42nd Tennessee Infantry on December 6, 1861 at Camp Duncan, Clarksville, Tennessee. He was captured by Union forces and discharged from service after...

5/15/2016 5/15/2016

John Floyd served in Company A, Allison's Squadron, Tennessee Cavalry in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

5/1/2016 5/1/2016

Lucius Marshall "Marsh" Walker (October 18, 1829 – September 7, 1863) was a Confederate general during the American Civil War. He was mortally wounded in a duel with fellow general John S. Mar...

4/23/2011 4/24/2016

Gen. William Hicks Jackson (CSA) (1835 - 1903)

"Hicks "Red""

William Hicks "Red" Jackson (October 1, 1835 – March 30, 1903) was a cotton planter, horse breeder, and general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Early life and c...

7/4/2011 4/12/2016

Horace Harmon Lurton (February 26, 1844 – July 12, 1914) was an American jurist who served for four years as a Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. Appointed at the age of 65, Lu...

7/4/2011 4/12/2016

James Marion Reynolds served in Company B, 19th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Biffle's) in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

3/27/2016 3/27/2016

Wesley Reynolds served in Company B, Tennessee 19th Cavalry Regiment in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

11/14/2010 3/27/2016

Martin Vaughn served in Company Wilson's, Tennessee 52nd Infantry Regiment and the 16th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry. He was held as a Prisoner of War by the Union.

3/22/2016 3/22/2016

John Atkisson was a prominent physician and planter, the following is copied from the Conferedate Veteran of Nashville: "Dr. J. R. Attkisson answered the last roll call at his home in Lavinia, Tennesse...

3/6/2016 3/6/2016

Newett May served in the 19th/20th Consolidated Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

3/6/2016 3/6/2016

John Lanier enlisted in Company E, Tennessee 6th Infantry Regiment on 01 Jun 1861 as a private. He was a doctor.

3/6/2016 3/6/2016

ABERNATHY, Andrew Jackson, lawyer; born Giles Co., Tenn., Sept. 18, 1834; Scotch-Welsh descent; son of Charles C. and Susanna W. (Harris) ABERNATHY; father farmer and clerk of circuit court for 24 year...

2/29/2016 2/29/2016

CHARLES CLAYTON ABERNATHY, M.D. - A successful practitioner, was born near Pulaski, October 9, 1827. His early youth was passed on the farm and in attending the county schools. Later he attended the Wu...

2/29/2016 2/29/2016

Abernathy, Alfred Harris. Born Feb. 26, 1822, Giles Coounty,Tennessee. Graduated from the University of Nashville, 1839. Teacher at Giles College. Circuit court clerk. Married Elizabeth Todd Butler. He...

7/5/2011 2/29/2016

Enlisted in Capt. Trevitt's Company of Rebel home guard, Sullivan County Reserves, at 68 years old on June 6, 1863. Mustering place: Double Springs, Washington County, TN

5/11/2013 2/20/2016

Sgt. Allison Hale (CSA) (1814 - 1864)

Enlistment: - Enlisted as Sergeant Mustering information: - Enlisted into D Company, 60th Infantry (Tennessee) Allison Hale was born 1 Dec 1814 Washington county Tennessee, he died 8 Feb 1864, Poin...

2/20/2016 2/20/2016

Pvt. John A. Hale (CSA) (1844 - 1863)

Private, Company C, 60th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry John A Hale is the son of Allison Hale "Sgt" and Elizabeth Kincheloe. He married Nancy Annie Devault around 1859, and to this union were born: Al...

2/20/2016 2/20/2016

Rank: Private Company: Enlisted in Capt. Trevitt's Company of Rebel home guard, Sullivan County Reserves, along with his 68-yr old father on June 6, 1863 Mustering place: Double Springs, Washington Cou...

5/11/2013 2/20/2016

Virgil Philips served in Company E, 154th Tennessee Regiment in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

2/19/2016 2/19/2016

Along side his brother Felix E. Mills (1845-1901) He enlisted in the Confederate Army in Aug-1861 as a private in Company G, 38th Tennessee Infantry.

2/16/2016 2/16/2016

Private in Company G, 38th Tennessee Infantry Regiment, Tuskloosa Plow Boys. A farmer and Baptist Preacher.

2/16/2016 2/16/2016

Sgt. Joseph Hughes (CSA) (1839 - 1924)

Joseph Hughes served in Company G, 38th Tennessee Infantry Regiment in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. He fought in the Battle of Shiloh.

2/16/2016 2/16/2016

Robert Patterson served in Company C, 10th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (DeMoss') in the Confederate Army in the American Civil War.

2/11/2016 2/11/2016

PVT CO H 63 TENN INFCSATHANKS FOR YOUR SERVICE..

2/4/2016 2/4/2016

Harvey Chenault served in Company K, 2nd Regiment, Tennessee Infantry (Robison's) (Walker Legion) in the Confederate Army

12/7/2014 1/24/2016

Vachel Isaiah Barnhill Private, enlisted in Co. D, 9th Tennessee Cavalry Battalion in 1861. In Feb. 1862, the unit was captured at the fall of Fort Donelson. He escaped and returned home. On Nov. 5, 18...

12/19/2012 1/20/2016

James G. Barnhill Private, Baxter's Tennessee Light Artillery, born about 1830 in Hickman Co., Tennessee. He was the son of Vachel B. and Nancy Haley Barnhill. He served in this battery with his brothe...

1/20/2016 1/20/2016

Thomas Allen served in Company A, 37th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry (7th Infantry) (1st East Tennessee Rifles).

1/10/2016 1/10/2016

9th (Gantt's) Battalion, Tennessee Calvary Co. D, Co. C. and Co. G, Confederate side, rank in Pvt. rank out Pvt. (Civil War Soldiers and Sailors)

5/12/2015 12/19/2015

Isaiah Jefferson Koffman served in Company E, 51st Tennessee Infantry Regiment in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Source -

12/11/2015 12/11/2015

William Motley served in Company F, 47th Tennessee Infantry Regiment in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Source -

12/11/2015 12/11/2015

William Van de Voort served in Company C, 13th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Source -

12/9/2015 12/9/2015

From the 24 Feb., 1905 Terrell Texas Daily Transcript (note death date error?): Dr. Joseph Anthony died at 2:30 this afternoon in Terrell, Texas, burial in Oakland Cemetery, Terrell. He was a veteran o...

12/5/2015 12/5/2015

John Vines Wright (June 28, 1828 – June 11, 1908) was an American politician and a member of the United States House of Representatives for the 7th congressional district of Tennessee. Wrigh...

2/1/2012 10/6/2015

Marcus Joseph Wright (June 5, 1831 – December 27, 1922) was a lawyer, author, and a Confederate general in the American Civil War. He was agent for collection of Confederate records for War of...

7/27/2010 10/6/2015

William Mecklenburg Polk (15 August 1844–1918) was an American physician. Biography He was the son of Lt General Leonidas Polk (CSA), born at Ashwood, Maury Co., Tenn. He served in the Con...

7/12/2009 10/4/2015

Pvt. Burrell H. Womack (CSA) (c.1812 - c.1865)

Burrell H. Womack served in Company H, 11th Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry (Holman's) in the Confederate Army during the Civil War.

9/10/2015 9/10/2015

George Washington Beecham was a Farmer in Henderson, Tennessee. He served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War in Company L, 27th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry.

5/31/2012 9/8/2015

Mazeppa Thomas Turner (1840 - 1920)

Mazeppa Thomas Turner was born May 8, 1840 in Greenville Co, Va. Five years later he went with his parents to Mississippi, where he lived to manhood and acquired a good education. Later he moved to...

8/4/2014 8/31/2015

Abram Fulkerson (May 13, 1834 – December 17, 1902) was a Confederate officer during the American Civil War, and a Virginia lawyer and politician. He served in the Virginia House of Delegates, ...

8/13/2012 8/21/2015

Rice Alexander Pierce(July 3, 1848 - July 12, 1936) was an American politician and a member of the United States House of Representatives for the 9th congressional district of Tennessee. Pierce was...

7/4/2013 8/16/2015

Served in the U.S. Army under Jefferson Davis in the Mexican War. Was appointed Colonel of the 27th Tenn Vol. Infantry, CSA. He was killed leading a charge at the Battle of Shiloh.

9/25/2008 8/16/2015

William Montgomery Churchwell was an American politician and a member of the United States House of Representatives. Churchwell was born near Knoxville, Tennessee in Knox County on February 20, 182...

7/5/2013 8/16/2015

Charles Bryson Simonton (September 8, 1838 – June 10, 1911) was an American politician and a member of the United States House of Representatives for the 9th congressional district of Tennessee.

7/8/2013 8/16/2015

Rep. Josiah Patterson (D-TN) MP (1837 - 1904)

Josiah Patterson (April 14, 1837-February 10, 1904) was an American soldier, political figure, and a member of the United States House of Representatives for the 10th District of Tennessee. Biogr...

3/18/2013 8/16/2015

US Congressman. Elected to represent Tennessee's 3rd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1891 to 1895

7/10/2013 8/16/2015

William W Coffey (CSA) (1834 - 1864)

CSA, Company D, 26th Tennessee Infantry 1860 United States Federal Census William W. Coffey is living in Rutledge, District 11, Grainger County, Tennessee. Age in 1860: 28 Birth Year: abt 1832 Househ...

11/29/2007 8/15/2015

General Robert Hatton, C.S.A., b. Tenn., d. Ma y 31, 1862. He was Capt. of Co. K, 7th Tenn. Inf., when that Reg't was organized, May 25, 1861, and was elected Colonel. He was appointed Brig. Gen. M...

3/28/2013 8/15/2015

David McKendree Key (January 27, 1824 – February 3, 1900) was a Democratic U.S. Senator from Tennessee from 1875 to 1877 as well as the U.S. Postmaster General under President Hayes.

3/10/2013 5/7/2015

Birth: Feb. 24, 1824 Death: Sep. 10, 1875 Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. At the start of the Civil War, he was offered positions in the Confederate Government but chose to be elected Colone...

4/23/2011 4/15/2015

Pleasant Jasper Cummings (1837 - 1919)

Confederacy Name:Pleasant J Cummings Rank at enlistment:2nd Lieutenant Rank Out: First Lieutenant State Served: Tennessee Service Record: Commissioned an officer in Company D, Tennessee 33rd Infantry R...

3/4/2015 3/5/2015

Andrew Jackson Walker (1829 - 1918)

Attached family photo: 1st Row: Bill Walker, Jim Walker, Jack Walker, Clementine Verble Walker, Susan Walker Ray, Bell Walker Lee 2nd Row: Kate Walker Terry, Lou Walker Matthews, Onie Walker Andrews, L...

3/4/2015 3/4/2015

John E Cannon MP (1842 - 1917)

"Co.K", "38 Tn. Inf. (CSA)"

Birth: May 6, 1842 Death: Jun. 3, 1917 Tallapoosa County Alabama, USA Family links: Parents: J. Everett Cannon (1814 - 1863) Nancy A. Henderson Cannon (1814 - 1901) Spouse: Mary S. Elkins C...

4/8/2014 2/23/2015

Stephen M. Foster (CSA) (1844 - 1902)

Enlisted as a private in Co E, 23rd Tennessee Infantry, transferred to Co C, 23rd Tennessee Infantry. --------------------------------------------------- United States, Civil War Soldiers Index ...

6/16/2011 1/25/2015

George Gibbs Dibrell (April 12, 1822 – May 9, 1888) was an American lawyer and a five-term member of the United States House of Representatives from the 3rd Congressional District of Tennessee...

4/30/2011 12/30/2014

Francis Marion Walker (November 12, 1827 – July 22, 1864) was a Confederate States Army colonel during the American Civil War (Civil War). He was killed while commanding a brigade at the Battl...

10/17/2013 12/29/2014

James D. Porter, Governor MP (1828 - 1912)

James Davis Porter (December 7, 1828–May 18, 1912) was an American politician, educator, and soldier. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1875 to 1879, and was subsequently appointed Assis...

2/22/2012 12/29/2014

Capt. John Ambrose Wharton (CSA) MP (c.1836 - 1863)

"Dock"

He initially served with Co F of the 13th Tennessee Infantry. He was severely wounded at the Battle of Shiloh. Later he was made a Captain in Wilson's Tennessee Cavalry. He and four of his men were kil...

10/1/2012 12/23/2014

Henry Marshall Ashby (1836 – July 10, 1868) was a Confederate States Army colonel during the American Civil War (Civil War). Although he commanded a brigade from June 1864 and a division at th...

8/2/2012 11/23/2014

Thomas Benton Smith (February 24, 1838 – May 21, 1923) was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Biography Smith was born in Mechanicsville,...

8/7/2012 11/10/2014

On the 2nd day of May, 1861, ten companies were mustered into service at Nashville and known as the First Regiment Tennessee Volunteers. Twenty-seven year old Hume R. Field was appointed Captain of...

8/24/2009 11/10/2014

Jacob Barnett Biffle, the son of John Barnett and Mary Chambers Biffle, was born on May 31, 1830 near Ashland in Wayne County, Tennessee. His father was a veteran of the War of 1812 [who served in Sa...

8/7/2012 11/10/2014

Peter Turney (September 22, 1827 – October 19, 1903) was Chief Justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court from 1870 to 1893; and served as the Governor of the U.S. state of Tennessee from 1893 to ...

1/5/2012 10/31/2014

Thomas John Wood (September 25, 1823 – February 26, 1906) was a career United States Army officer and a Union general during the American Civil War. Early life and career Wood was born in ...

6/14/2011 6/14/2011