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Capt. Thomas Jeremiah Beall MP (1836 - 1921)

BEALL, THOMAS J. (1836–1921). Thomas J. Beall, attorney and Confederate officer, son of Dr. Jeremiah and Susan Varner (Neal) Beall, was born at Thomaston, Georgia, on May 12, 1836. He received his pr...

5/10/2017 5/10/2017

Served with both Gen. John B. Hood and Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest. Voted against Texas' secession, but joined Gen. Sibley's brigade. Also served with Terry's Texas Rangers. After the war, prospered as...

5/8/2017 5/8/2017

2nd Lieut. James Wade Nowlin MP (1830 - 1862)

James Wade Nowlin served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted October 3, 1861 at Marshall, Texas as a Private in Capt. H. B. Granbury's Company, Gregg's Regiment Texas Vol...

4/25/2013 5/2/2017

Pvt. Gaylon Bohave Gideon MP (1834 - d.)

Gaylon Gideon served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War in Company B, Martin's Regiment, Texas Cavalry (5th Partisan Rangers).

4/24/2013 4/13/2017

yDNA testing, shown on 66 James Young Lee (bc1836 MO, d bef 1900) Line of Jehu Lee (of Buckingham Co., VA) yDNA haplogroup i1a Jehu Lee on Geni: Jehu Lee James Y Lee in the Texas, Muster Roll I...

11/2/2012 4/5/2017

Pvt. Miller Woodson Ellis MP (1833 - 1864)

Miller Woodson Ellis served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War in Company C, 18th Texas Infantry Regiment. He was captured by the Union on June 15, 1863 in Richmond, Louisiana during...

3/3/2017 3/3/2017

Philemon Thomas Herbert (November 1, 1825 – July 23, 1864) was a Democratic U.S. Representative from California. He represented the California Second District in the 34th Congress (1855–1857). He p...

3/5/2014 2/28/2017

James Andrew McKenzie, (uncle of John McKenzie Moss), a Representative from Kentucky; born in Bennettstown, Christian County, Ky., August 1, 1840; attended the common schools of Christian County and ...

2/2/2017 2/2/2017

William Henry Cockrum MP (1831 - 1862)

Biography Henry Cockrum was born about 1831 in Missouri. Henry lived in Fannin County, Texas in 1850. He purchased land in Cooke County in 1858. By 1860, Henry had moved his family to the Choctaw Nat...

8/8/2014 1/23/2017

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

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

Name: James LACKEY Given Name: James Surname: Lackey Sex: M Birth: 15 Nov 1826 Death: 1864 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

John Wesley Lackey, (CSA) MP (1846 - 1906)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation:Confederate Rank: Pvt Co.: K Regt.: Texas State Troops Additional Service: Indian Wars PVT CO K TEXAS STATE TRPS CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY The Daily Express. (...

11/21/2016 11/21/2016

Albert Newton Lackey MP (1848 - 1885)

Per Find A Grave Memorial: Created by: kmerian Record added: Apr 26, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 36376860 Albert Newton Lackey was born in Texas, a veteran of the Civil War he homesteaded in Blanco...

11/20/2016 11/21/2016

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Confederacy Enlisted: July 2, 1862 Co.: E Regt.: 2nd Regiment State: Texas Died while in service: April 10, 1863 Link : Nelson Cylvester Lackey Born 15 Au...

11/19/2016 11/20/2016

Moses Moran Snow MP (1831 - 1864)

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Confederacy Enlisted: Sept. 7, 1861 Rank: 4th Sergeant Service: Perdenales Home Guard, 31st Brigade, Texas Militia Branch: Calvary Death: Jan. 15-16, 1864 ...

7/28/2010 11/16/2016

Albert Alford enlisted on April 1, 1861 and served with the I st TX Cavalry, Co. A during the Civil War. Albert N. Alford was born at Crockett, Houston Co., TX, on 06 Sep 1841. His father was Georg...

11/15/2016 11/15/2016

Military Service: U.S. Civil War (1861-1865); Confederate States Army (CSA) Co. "C", 15th Texas Infantry

10/3/2010 9/21/2016

Jacob Myers, (CSA) MP (1821 - 1908)

Co. D. 16 Tx. Cav.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Aug 4 2016, 0:02:45 UTC

8/3/2016 8/10/2016

William Roland served as an officer in Company K, Texas 9th Infantry Regiment in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

6/29/2016 6/29/2016

Benjamin Sherrod Roland served in Company K, Texas 9th Infantry Regiment in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

6/29/2016 6/29/2016

Brig. General Jerome Robertson (CSA) MP (1815 - 1890)

"Aunt Polly"

Brigadier-General Jerome B. Robertson Brigadier-General Jerome B. Robertson was born in Woodford county, Ky. At the age of twelve, being left an orphan without means, he was bound out for the perio...

8/31/2011 5/18/2016

Walter married Martha Elizabeth McIlhenny on September 8, 1860. He fought in Co. A of the 5th Texas Infantry along with his brother, Charles. He resign in July of 1862 after a head wound suffered at ...

7/12/2009 5/9/2016

William Eusebius Stone CSA EFW M.1828-1863 William served as 1st Corp. in Captain W. W. Apperson's TX Troops. He served as 3rd Sgt in Capt J. Z. Miller's Co B Volunteer Inf. of Col.R. T. P. Allen's Reg...

5/6/2016 5/6/2016

John Wilkins Whitfield (March 11, 1818 – October 27, 1879) was a territorial delegate to the United States Congress representing the Kansas Territory from 1854 until 1856. He was later a general in t...

9/8/2014 5/2/2016

Henry Eustace McCulloch (December 6, 1816 – March 12, 1895) was a soldier in the Texas Revolution, a Texas Ranger, and a brigadier general in the army of the Confederate States during the American Ci...

4/17/2011 5/1/2016

HILLYER, HAMILTON BISCOE (1835–1903). Hamilton B. Hillyer, photographer, the son of Rev. John Freeman and Mary Adeline (Biscoe) Hillyer, was born in Georgia (probably at Penfield) on August 14, 1835. H...

3/28/2016 3/28/2016

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

7/12/2009 3/22/2016

. Frederick Bird Smith "Fred" Cocke, Jr. (November 17, 1839 - September 7, 1912) was the child of F.B.S. Cocke, Sr. and Eliza M. Rogers. During the American Civil War, he served as the Captain of Coc...

7/12/2009 3/22/2016

ALDREDGE, GEORGE N. (1846–1908). George N. Aldredge, attorney and judge, was born on April 14, 1846, in Dougherty County, Georgia, to Dr. J. F. and Mary (Oglesby) Aldredge. In 1856 the family moved fro...

1/17/2010 3/19/2016

Thomas Hightower was commissioned an officer in Company B, Texas 13th Cavalry Battalion. Thomas was married four times, had 19 children. He was born in 1817 in Clarke Co., GA, died 1896 in Frost, Nav...

10/27/2012 3/17/2016

Company K, 5th Regiment, Texas Infantry, CSA Mothers' of children, apparently he had none with his wife. Pricilla "Priss" Thorpe (1853-1925) Margaret "Peggy" Gary (Birth ABT 1850 GA Death AFT 1...

3/10/2016 3/10/2016

Charles Newton served in Captain Douglas' Company Texas Artillery in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.

3/1/2016 3/1/2016

Professor James Buck was born in Lownes Co, MS to Wiley and Mildred Weathered Buck. He was a well-known educator. He taught school in Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas. He was President of Old Rock Coll...

6/21/2007 2/22/2016

Thomas Sparks served in Company D, 17th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Allen's) in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted as a Private and had risen to the rank of Sergeant by his d...

2/1/2009 2/16/2016

William Newton Lee MP (1837 - 1906)

Co D Well's TX Cav. C.S.A. Proud Confederate Soldier member of Horace Randal Camp #163, United Confederate Veterans, Carthage, TX

10/18/2008 2/16/2016

Pvt. Enos Hughes (CSA) MP (1844 - 1922)

Enos (Ennis) Hughes enlisted in August 1862 and served in Company C, 30th Regiment, Texas Volunteers. On August 31, 1863, the company roll reported him absent, "Sick in McLennan County since June 22d."...

1/21/2009 2/15/2016

Louis Trezevant Wigfall (April 21, 1816 – February 18, 1874) was an American politician from Texas who served as a member of the Texas Legislature, United States Senate, and Confederate Senate. Wigfa...

4/24/2011 2/9/2016

Pvt. John Chenault (CSA) MP (1830 - 1896)

John Chenault served in Company E, 18th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Darnell's) in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Sources - Alabama, Texas and Virginia, Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958

12/7/2014 12/6/2015

Charles Tenley served in Company B, Texas 1st Infantry Battalion and in Company C, 1st Battalion, Texas Infantry State Troops in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

4/7/2009 12/4/2015

John Thomas Poe MP (1836 - 1917)

He was one year old when his family moved from Alabama to Texas, settling in Polk County. When the Civil War started, he enlisted in the CSA, in Crosson's Company, 4th Regiment, Green's Brigade, 4th Te...

10/25/2015 11/26/2015

Albert Richard Parsons MP (1848 - 1887)

Albert Richard Parsons June 20, 1848 in Montgomery, Alabama- November 11, 1887 Chicago, Illinois Parents: Samuel S. Parsons and Elizabeth Tompkins Wife: Lucy E. Gonzalez c.1853- March 7, 1942 Alb...

10/1/2011 11/16/2015

James Edward Cobb, a Representative from Alabama; born in Thomaston, Upson County, Ga., October 5, 1835; attended the public schools, and was graduated from Emory College, Oxford, Ga., in June 1856; ...

2/7/2015 11/6/2015

Pvt. Henry Clay Wright (CSA) MP (1840 - 1941)

Enlisted in Captain J.M. Crosson's cavalry company when the Civil War started, finally getting orders to march to New Mexico, where he fought in the Battle of Glorietta Pass, afterwards being held as p...

10/29/2015 11/2/2015

ABERCROMBIE, LEONARD ANDERSON (1832–1891). Leonard Anderson Abercrombie, lawyer, Confederate Army officer, and legislator, was born in Macon County, Alabama, on December 1, 1832, the son of Milo B. a...

8/14/2009 10/31/2015

Albert Holley MP (1828 - 1907)

Served in the CSA in Hood's Texas Brigade; he was captured and became ill in New Orleans. See "Trinity County Beginnings," Trinity County Book Committee, 1986, p 446. Correspondents: Frieda Reese Gas...

10/13/2015 10/13/2015

Henry Bishop Elliott MP (1840 - 1875)

Elliott left his home, wife and four children in Liberty Hill Texas to seek a better climate in AZ for his tuberculosis. When the stagecoach he was a passenger on stopped at Ft. Bowie, he suddenly bega...

10/9/2015 10/9/2015

Andrew Jackson Walker (CSA) MP (1844 - 1927)

Served in the CSA in Col. Joe Bates' Company G, 13th Regiment.

12/26/2012 10/3/2015

James Augusta Brent MP (1845 - 1929)

James served with the CSA in the Civil War, in Company I, 20th Regiment, Texas Infantry, enlisting November 13, 1862, and being discharged May 15, 1865. He was a charter member of the Masonic Lodge i...

9/30/2015 10/1/2015

Ephraim Alonzo Dial MP (1843 - 1890)

Enlisted May 6, 1862, at the age of 17, in the CSA, in Company M, First Texas Infantry Regiment, Hood's Texas Brigade, Army of Northern Virginia. (120 men and boys enlisted in the CSA for war duty -- E...

8/16/2015 10/1/2015

John Thomas Hart MP (1832 - 1862)

"Pvt (CSA)"

Served in Civil War. Enlisted 11 Jun 1861 in Co. B of Nineteenth Georgia Infantry. Died in Richmond after amputation of his arm. Was a teacher prior to war. ==== Birth: 1833 Georgia, USA Death: ...

12/5/2008 9/12/2015

William Maynard Nye MP (1841 - 1890)

Served in Company D, Sixth Texas Regiment of the Matagorda Coast Guards, which had been formed in 1861 to patrol the coast around Matagorda.

6/6/2011 8/16/2015

Joseph Abbott, US Congress MP (1840 - 1908)

Joseph "Jo" Abbott (January 15, 1840 – February 11, 1908) was a member of the Confederate States Army and a member of the United States House of Representatives from Texas. Abbott was born January ...

6/21/2013 8/15/2015

John McPherson Pinckney (May 4, 1845 - April 24, 1905) was a United States Representative from Texas. Born in Grimes County, Texas, near the town of Hempstead, Waller County, Pinckney attended pu...

4/17/2013 8/15/2015

James Webb Throckmorton (February 1, 1825 – April 21, 1894) was an American politician who served as the 12th Governor of Texas from 1866 to 1867 during the early days of Reconstruction. He was a U...

3/30/2013 8/15/2015

Gustav Schleicher, US Congress MP (1823 - 1879)


Gustav Schleicher (sometimes spelled Gustave) (November 19, 1823–January 10, 1879) was a German-born Democratic United States Representative from Texas. He was an engineer who served briefly in the...

3/30/2013 8/15/2015

David Browning Culberson (September 29, 1830 – May 7, 1900) was a Confederate soldier, a Democratic U.S. Representative from Texas and Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. Early years C...

7/28/2010 8/15/2015

Rep. Jeremiah V. Cockrell (D-TX) MP (1832 - 1915)


COCKRELL, JEREMIAH VARDAMAN (1832-1915). Jeremiah Vardaman Cockrell, congressman and judge, son of Joseph and Nancy Cockrell, was born near Warrensburg, Johnson County, Missouri, on May 7, 1832. In 184...

5/12/2009 8/15/2015

Silas I. Hare, US Congress MP (1827 - 1908)

Silas Hare Sr. was born in Ross County, Ohio, to Jacob and Elizabeth Freshour Hare on November 13, 1827, and lived the first fourteen years of his life with his grandfather Daniel Hare. His father died...

11/7/2012 8/15/2015

Joseph D. Sayers, Governor MP (c.1841 - c.1929)

Joseph Draper Sayers (September 23, 1841 – May 15, 1929) was the 22nd Governor of Texas from 1899 to 1903. During Sayers's term, the Galveston Hurricane of 1900 demolished that city. Early year...

3/30/2013 8/15/2015

See: Samuel Bell Maxey: A Biography (Google Books) Online: Samuel Bell Maxey (March 30, 1825 – August 16, 1895) was an American soldier, lawyer, and politician from Paris, Texas, United States....

8/16/2011 8/11/2015

Ashbel Smith MP (1805 - 1886)

Ashbel Smith (August 13, 1805 - January 21, 1886) was a pioneer physician, diplomat and official of the Republic of Texas, Confederate officer and first President of the Board of Regents of the Univers...

8/8/2008 4/15/2015

Troop P 18th Texas Infantry (Potter Co, TX Confederate Service Records) Al Boyce Sr. was killed on Jan. 13, 1912. Sr. by John Beal Sneed while sitting on a bench inside a Ft. Worth hotel. Born on...

4/1/2015 4/1/2015

Find A Grave Memorial Richard Montgomery Gano (June 17, 1830 – March 27, 1913) was a physician, Protestant minister, and brigadier general in the army of the Confederate States during the American Ci...

11/4/2008 3/24/2015

Jonathan Medford Jenkins MP (1835 - 1929)

Married Martha Ann Renolds August 25, 1855 in Cherokee County Texas. They were parents of eleven children. After the death of Martha he married Clara Bear June 27, 1901 in Texas. They were parents of o...

6/26/2014 3/16/2015

. Simon Pollard Hughes, Jr. (April 14, 1830 - June 29, 1906) was the 15th Governor of the State of Arkansas and an officer in the American Civil War. Biography Hughes was born in Carthage, Tennes...

10/7/2013 3/7/2015

John B. Jones (December 22, 1834 – July 19, 1881) was a Confederate army officer and Texas Ranger captain. Born in Fairfield, South Carolina, his family moved to the Republic of Texas in 1838. ...

6/21/2012 2/10/2015

Jacob Sutton Morrow MP (1813 - 1895)

2/6/2012 1/25/2015

Edwin R. Baker MP (1832 - d.)

Served with the 15th Texas Calvary in the Civil war. Was taken POW at the battle of Arkansas Post. Was held at Camp Douglas in Chicago IL.

8/1/2014 1/15/2015

Brig. General Elkanah B. Greer (CSA) MP (1825 - 1877)

"Elkanah Brackin Greer", "Elkanah Bracklin Greer"

Elkanah Brackin (or Bracken) Greer (October 11, 1825 – March 25, 1877) was an antebellum cotton planter, merchant, and then a general in the Confederate States Army who served in the Western Theater ...

3/22/2009 12/30/2014

James Deshler (February 18, 1833 – September 20, 1863) was a career United States Army officer and a graduate of West Point. He was a Confederate brigadier general during the American Civil War and d...

10/17/2013 12/29/2014

Col. George W. Baylor (CSA) MP (1832 - 1916)

BAYLOR, GEORGE WYTHE (1832–1916). George Wythe Baylor, Confederate military officer and Texas Ranger, the son of John Walker Baylor, was born in Fort Gibson, Cherokee Nation, on August 2, 1832. H...

6/28/2012 12/7/2014

Decimus Et Ultimus Barziza MP (1838 - 1882)


His name "Decimus et Ultimus" translates to "Tenth and Last", as he was the last child in a family of ten children. BARZIZA, DECIMUS ET ULTIMUS (1838–1882). Decimus et Ultimus Barziza, lawyer, poli...

9/4/2007 12/2/2014

John Austin Wharton (July 23, 1828 – April 6, 1865) was a lawyer, plantation owner, and Confederate general during the American Civil War. He is considered one of the Confederacy's best tactical cava...

4/24/2011 11/30/2014

Bryan Marsh (1833-1901) - Born in Alabama in 1833, Marsh later relocated to Texas, settling in near Tyler. During the Civil War, he served with distinction as a captain in the Texas Cavalry. In the bat...

9/28/2011 11/21/2014

Leander Harvey McNelly (March 12, 1844-September 4, 1877) was a Confederate officer and Texas Ranger captain. McNelly is best remembered for leading the "Special Force", a quasi-military branch o...

6/21/2012 11/20/2014

Brig General Benjamin McCulloch (CSA) MP (1811 - 1862)


Benjamin McCulloch (November 11, 1811–March 7, 1862) was a soldier in the Texas Revolution, a Texas Ranger, a major general in the Texas militia and thereafter a major in the United States Army (Unit...

11/17/2008 11/20/2014

Hamilton Prioleau Bee (July 22, 1822 – October 3, 1897) was an American politician in early Texas who served one term as Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives and later was a Confederate Stat...

3/23/2010 11/17/2014

John David Kerfoot MP (c.1835 - 1901)

An early resident of Dallas, TX. He was born in VA and moved to Dallas in 1855. He joined the confederacy in Dallas at the onset of the war. He married in VA after the war and returned to Dallas. He wa...

11/13/2014 11/13/2014

Hiram B. Granbury (March 1, 1831 – November 30, 1864) was a lawyer and county judge in Texas before the American Civil War ("Civil War"). He organized a volunteer company for the Confederate States A...

5/4/2011 11/7/2014

Stephen Heard Darden MP (1816 - 1902)

Stephen Heard Darden (November 19, 1816 – May 16, 1902) was a prominent Texas politician who served in the Texas Senate and then as an officer in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War. H...

7/31/2014 11/2/2014

Benjamin Franklin Carter served as Mayor of Austin, and as an attorney before the Civil War. On July 11, 1861, Carter was commissioned Captain of Company B of the 4th Texas Infantry, being promoted to ...

10/25/2014 10/25/2014

Valerius Cincinnatus Giles MP (1842 - 1915)

Pvt. Valerius Cincinnatus Giles, Tom Green Rifles, Co. B, 4th Texas Infantry, member of Hood's Brigade.

10/24/2014 10/24/2014

John Gregg (September 28, 1828 – October 7, 1864) was an American judge, politician, and general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He was killed in action during the Siege...

8/16/2011 10/24/2014

Capt. Ike Turner MP (1839 - 1863)


Ike Turner helped to organize and train a mounted artillery company of 80 Polk County volunteers for the Confederacy. Turner, who was elected Captain, assembled his company at the county courthouse in ...

10/24/2014 10/24/2014

James Allen Hill MP (1841 - 1906)

Information found in record U.S., Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958 1900 United States Federal Census says born in Indiana, died in TX

1/12/2009 10/29/2011