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Virginia in the US Civil War - Confederate Civilian Files (CSA) 1861-1865

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  • Henry G McCauley (1789 - 1872)
    In 1861 When the Civil War broke out, the older sons Newton, Henry and Benoni C. went to join the confederate cause. It is interesting to note that Henry was accused of supporting the confederates and ...
  • Issac E Trigg (1815 - 1894)
  • Charles Henry Hudson (c.1832 - 1902)
  • Thomas Shelton (1813 - 1899)
  • Robert Walker Ferneyhough (1820 - 1907)
    Democratic Delegate 1880,Screamersville Democrat,1885. Justice of the Peace.

The National Archives has a large collection of Confederate Civilian Files. This project is a placeholder for some of the interesting ones from the Commonwealth Of Virginia. See the Source Documents associated with the individual profiles for the details.

Patrick County

Spotsylvania County

  • Issac E Trigg - suit for payment for fence damaged by Jackson's Troops passing through his land at night avoiding Union Army, receipts for items sold to the CSA such as 2803 pounds of lead, timothy hay, corn, and fodder.
  • Dr Nelson Samuel Waller

Stafford County