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|Posted: Thu Jan 24th, 2008 08:48 pm||
|It being winter, no baseball, golf or yard work my attention turns to my civil war and geneology research (I really do it year round but the winter allows me more time to devote to it). Would like to propose a question to the board participants. Since many of us have ancestors who participated in the cw, would it be helpful to others and ourselves and stimulate discussion if we posted our ancestors and their regiments? If so I would be glad to post mine.
|Posted: Thu Jan 24th, 2008 08:50 pm||
|Nothing to contribute myself but I would find it extremely interesting.
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|Posted: Thu Jan 24th, 2008 09:22 pm||
|Thanks to the hard work of Texas Defender I pretty much determined last summer that my uncle's father, William H. Clewell, served in Co. A of the 153rd Pennsylvania, 11th Corps under O.O. Howard — the very same corps that was routed at Chancellorsville and was knocked off Blocher's (Barlow's) Knoll at Gettysburg. He played tuba in the regimental band when he wasn't running.
I owe TD a debt of gratitude for his assistance in finding this ancestor, which was pretty much confirmed by my aunt. Since I'm retired and on a fixed income, I couldn't pay TD so I sent him a sample of my wife's buttermilk cake.
Hey, Doc. The Buick Open starts today and Tiger is playing. Golf season has arrived!
Hey, Roger. You into golf?
|Posted: Thu Jan 24th, 2008 09:58 pm||
|Yep season has arrived for the pros. Would have to use a purple ball to play up here in the snow today. Interesting about you ancestor in the 153rd. If you look down my list you'll see an Andrew J. Cone who served with the 4th Georgia Co's H, K (Dole's Brigade/Rode's Division) whose regiment went almost head to head with the 153rd on Barlow's Knoll. Here's a partial list. Currently working on some on the list below and some I haven't added as of yet. Would welcome comments.
Robert Ruffin Barrow - investor for Hundley, brother-in- law of Hundley;
J. W. Bennett - pvt - 7th Va B
4 May 61 - 15 Nov 61 DOD McCleans Farm
James M. Bennett - pvt - 9th LA, surrendered at Appomatox;
John Bennett - pvt - 53rd NC
Mar 20, 62 - Feb 15, 65
Reuben Bennett - pvt - 12th La/13th Battln
Risden T. Bennett - col - 14th NC
Apr 22, 61 - Feb 27, 6
Thomas R. Bennett - pvt - 43rd GA
Andrew J. Cone - cpl/sgt - 4th GA H, K
26 Ap 61, POW Spottsylvannia 10 May 64, 21 Jan 65 Ft. Delaware, DOD, buried Finn's Pt. Nat. Cem.
Aaron Donaldson Cone - pvt - 47th GA, K - 1840 - 93
6 May 62 - 23 Aug 62, furnished substitute; Cone Cemet. - GA
*# Daniel Newman Cone (6513) - 2nd Fla Cav Co K; June 22, 62 - May 17, 65 (paroled); ? 2nd Fla Inf. May 23, 61 (1 year)
Derrell Cone (287)- pvt - 48th Alabama
Edward W. Cone
Elijah Merrill Cone - 12-18-61; pvt; Elmwood Nat. Cem., Memphis
Eliza Lesley Cone (450)
Francis H. Cone (1311) - surg. CSA, kia Williamsburg May 3 1862;
Francis M. Cone (GF6483) - died abt 1862
George W. Cone - pvt - 4th AL Cav
* Horace Cone (448) - Magruders Staff
*#Isham Walker Cone - Co H 9th Ga
1 Mar 62 - 28 Feb 65, wd 2nd Manassas; pension 10 Jan 1902
*James G. Cone - maj - 47th Ga
James J. Cone (GF6483)
*James Fleming Cone (GF6483) - pvt - 57thGa
KIA 20 July 64
J. G. Cone - lt - maj. - 47th Ga
*#John D. Cone (GF6483) - 57th Ga
6 Nov 61 - 9 Apr 65
* John M. Cone - 64th Ga Co D
John Turner Cone - pvt - 1st NC - 14 July 62; POW Spotsylvannia 12 May 64; Pt. Lookout 14 May 64; 6 Aug 64 Elmira; DOD 6-4-65
John Slater Cone (F6493) - 47th GA, 6 May 62 - 10 June 62; James Is., SC Cone Fam. Cemet, Macon, GA (1836-1862)
Joseph S. Cone - cpt - 47th GA, 1820 - 72; lt/cpt/col 6 May 61 - Aug 63
Mahthew A. Parrish (wifes F 6481), 22 Mar 62 - 2 Oct 62; Co I 50th Ga, dod
Moses Berrien Cone
*#Paul Robert Cone - (F6493) - 47th Ga, K; Oct 61 - 6 May 62; WD James Is. 10 June 62, Died 18 July 62;
Peter Cone - 8-6-1790 - 1-6-66; maj. gen. Cone Cemet. Brooklet GA
Theodore C. Cone - cpt - 10th GA
June 14, 61 - Nov 12, 64
Thomas Cone - 21st TN (Wilson's Cav) died 1-24-65 Camp Chase, Columbus, OH
Thomas J. Cone - (father 6443) - sgt/lt - 18th Ga Inf.
KIA Cold Harbor
Thomas Jackson Cone - 55th C GA
5-17-62 - 3-17-65 Raleigh Hosp., NC
William True Cone DOD 9-17-1895 pvt Magnolia Cemet., Augusta, Ga
Robert W. Douthat - cpt - 11th Va
May 29, 61 - June 18, 65
*#Isbin Giddens (GGM6484) - Co D 29th Ga
*#William Giddens (GGM6484) - Co D 29th Ga
KIA Kinnesaw Mtn
*#John W. Hagin (GGM 6486)
Fitzhugh Lee - gen -
George Washington Custis Lee
Robert E. Lee
Robert E. Lee, Jr. - cpt - Rockbridge Va Art
1862 - 1865
Sydney Smith Lee - 2 Sept 1802 - 22 july 1869
William H. F. Lee - brig gen - Cav
Fielding Lewis Marshall - ? 6th Va Cav
James K. Marshall - col - 55th/52nd NC
KIA Gettysburg July 3, 63
Jaqueline Ambler Marshall - ? surg. Striblings Bat., 1 Nov 61 - Faquier LA
POW 19 Apr 63 - Suffolk WD Petersburg 18 June 64
Richard Coke Marshall - col - 7th Va Cav
5 july 44 - 5 Ap 1914
Thomas C. Marshall - col - 7th Va Cav
61 - Nov 64 KIA Nineveh, Va
William C. Marshall - cpt - Fauquier LA, 49th Va (? 38 Battn VA LA)
july 61 - Apr 25, 65
George Wythe Randolph
Edward F. Ruffin - 8-5-1912 Arlington Nat. Cemet.
Ethedred F. Ruffin - sgt - 1st NC Cav
June 23, 61 - Feb 4,1864
George W. Ruffin
John K. Ruffin - assist. surg - 5th NC - May 28, 62
May 28, 62 - May 2, 64 49th NC
Layman Ruffin - pvt - 5th Battn. NC Cav - 6th NC Cav
July 14, 62 - Oct 26, 64 died dis. Camp Douglas, Chicago, ILL
Samuel H. Ruffin - sgt - 3rd NC LA
Mar 1, 62 - May 27, 62 died dis. Richmond, Va
Thomas H. Ruffin - col - 1st NC Cav
May 61 WD Oct 15, 63 Auburn Mills, Va; Died Oct 18, 63 Alexandria, Va
Thomas Ruffin, Jr. - lt. col. - 13th NC (6th NC)
may 8, 61 - Mar 2 63
William H. Ruffin
William Harvey Sellers - (3808) - lt, adj. - 5th Tx
Civil War - Union
William H. H. Balis (2697) - ? KIA near Petersburg 15 June 1862
* Alonzo Bingham (1318) - 22nd Conn Co D, sgt/lt, 20 Sept 62 - 7 Jul 63
*# Charles E. Bingham (1320) - pvt -? 5th NY Cav,
capt. 6/1/64 Ashland, Va, POW Andersonville
*# Eliphalet N. Bingham (1321) - pvt - 1st Conn. HA
Jan 5, 64 - died May 1, 64; Fredricksburg, VA
*# John F. Bingham (1322) - pvt - 16th Conn
Aug 7, 62 - Sept 17, 62 KIA Antietam
*# Wells A. Bingham (1323) - pvt/cpt - 16th Conn
7 Aug 62 - 8 Jul 65
* William H. Bingham (1319) - pvt/lt - 1st Conn HA
*# Edwin C. Bissell (3796) - cpt - 1st Ill LA
11 Oct 1862 - 14 Aug 1863
*# John E. Bissell (3798) - pvt - 1st Ill LA
July 16, 61 - Dec 8, 63 KIA Chattanooga
* Jerome A. Brooks (1546) - 5th NY HA , 3rd Battl., Co I; KIA Ft. Carroll, Md Dec 62;
*# Arthur V. Coan (2694) - cpl/lt - 146h NY G
Oct 10, 62 - Sept 30, 64 Died of wounds Weldon RR, Va
# William Coan - pvt - 19th NY LA (Overland Camp/Petersburg)
Aug 26, 62 - June 13, 65
# William H. Coan - lt - 27th NY
May 17, 61 - Sept 11, 62 Died of dis Washington, DC
*# Abijah W. Cone (2688) - pvt - 87th OH; ?11th OH
June 3, 62 - Oct 1, 62 Surrender Harpers Ferry Sept 15, 1862
? reenlisted 117th Ohio/1st Ohio Art.
*# Abijah Cone (2632) - pvt - 8th Mich Cav
Aug 3, 64 - June 10, 65
Albert Watson Cone (2405) - pvt - 5th Kan Cav
Dec 28, 61 - Apr 8, 65
* Andrew Cone - 147th NY
*# Andrew J. Cone (4568) - pvt - 23rd Mass
Dec 4, 61 - Oct 3, 64
* Augustus Stephon Cone (3074) - 1st Missouri Eng., Co K; ? captured Holly Springs, pow 7 months;
*# Charles B. Clark (1881) - pvt - 1st Conn HA
Dec 1, 63 - Sept 25, 65
* Charles B. Cone (1881) - 1st Conn HA
*# Charles Carroll Cone (1611) - lt - 46th Mass
Sept 24, 62 - July 29, 63 - 46th Mass
* Charles Chauncey Cone (3769) - lt, 8th USCT, Co I; Nov 30, 63; wd Chaffins Farm - Sept 26, 64; dow Ft. Monroe - Oct 27, 64;
*# Charles H. Cone - pvt - 69th Oh Inf
Oct 21, 61 - May 3, 63 Died Murfreesboro, TN
*# Cyrus B. Cone (2890) - pvt - 10th Mass
Aug 16, 62 - Dec 15, 63
*# Clark J. Cone (4404) - cpl- 27th NY Inf/ ?4th or 14th NY HA
May 21, 61 - May 8, 63; Dec 30, 63 - Ap 26, 65
*# Delaney D. Cone (1685) - pvt - 1st NY Eng
Sept 6, 64 - June 13, 65
*# Edgar Whitfield Cone (4977) - 7th Ka Cav Co H; Sept 14, 61 - Sept 14, 64
*# Edward P. Cone (2779) - pvt - 5th Conn Co G
June 22, 61 - Mar 26, 64
*# Edward R. Cone - sgt/lt - 91st NY
Sept 24, 61 - July 3, 65
Ela J. Cone - sgt/lt - 22n Wi/lt 14th U.S. Colored
Aug 15, 62 - May 23, 65 WD - Kinnesaw Mtn - June 18, 64; WD Lost Mtn - Oct 4, 64
* Elijah Cone (6089) - 4th Wi Cav
May 61 - 16 Jan 63
*# Franklin A. Cone (2666) - 7th Oh
June 61 - June 64
*# Francis Cone - pvt - 15th NY HA
Mar 1, 64 - Aug 2, 65
*# Francis J. Cone (409) - pvt - 4th OH Cav
Oct 19, 61 - Feb 27, 63 POW lexington, KY Oct 18, 62
Francis J. Cone (6106) - sgt - 1st Conn HA
*# Francis S. Cone (4962 )- sgt/adj - 126th ILL
Aug 2, 62 - Nov 2, 63
*# George N. Cone (1613) - pvt - 2nd Mass HA
Dec 19, 63 - Sept 3, 65
* George Washington Cone (282) - 77th Ill Co G
Gilbert A. Cone (6195) - ? 11th Conn
? KIA Antietam
*# Giles Anderson Cone (6182) - 2nd Conn Art
died Apr. 4, 64 ? KIA
* Herman A. Cone (2386) - 1st Conn HA
*# Horace C. Cone (1555) - lt - 67th NY
May 27, 61 - Nov 28, 61
*# Isaac Cone (2664) - 7th Oh
Aug 62 - Aug 63
*# Israel W. Cone (2329) - pvt - 26th Conn
Aug 30, 62 - Aug 17, 63
Jerome A. Cone (
*# John Cone (4982) - 9th Iowa Co K; Sept 24, 61 - July 18, 65; wd Pea Ridge
John A. Cone (6264) - lt - 145th Ohio
John Phillips Cone (6258) - 12th Kansas, POW Saline River, Ark
* John Cone - cpl/sgt - 9th IA
Sept 14, 61 - July 18, 65 WD Pea Ridge Mar 7, 62; WD Chickasway Bluffs, Ms Dec 29, 62
* Joseph C. Cone (525) - pvt - 103rd ILL
Aug 1, 62 - June 9, 65
Julius Cone - 154th OH
May 2, 64 - Sept 1, 64
Leander Webster Cone (6254) - ? Allens Kansas Bat., ? POW Andersonville
* Lester Smith Cone (1343) - 88th Ohio/3rd Ohio Cav;
*# Linus Cone (4908) - pvt, 85th NY, Oct 7, 61; kia Fair Oaks - May 31, 62;
*# Luther Cone (6247) - 5th Ka Cav Co I; Aug 61; dow Sept 13, 62 - military hospital Cairo, Ill;
*# Luther Cone (6256) - 184th Ohio
*# Lyman H. Cone (4608) - pvt - 5th NH
Oct 9, 61 - Oct 29, 64 WD Antietam Sept 17, 62
Lyman Cone (2889) - ? Mass
* Nelson W. Cone (6268) - cpt - 121st Ohio
Oliver B. Cone (4980) - cpl - 9th IA
Sept 14, 61- Aug 9, 62 WD Pea Ridge Mar 7, 62
* Oliver J. Cone - pvt - 8th MI Inf, died Port Royal, SC Dec 25, 61;
*# Orlando V. Cone (659) - pvt/cpl - 101st NY
Sept 16, 61 - Aug 29, 62 KIA 2nd Bull Run Aug 29, 62
* Orville Perry Cone (574) - cpt - Henshaw's Independent Light Battery
3 Sept 62 - 18 July 65
* Otway B. Cone (5056) - pvt - 121st OH
Aug 15, 62 - July 21, 64 Died wounds Chattanooga
*# Pinckney S. Cone (3864) - lt - Chicago Merchantile Battery, POW Camp Ford, TX
* Rufus Cone (2572) - pvt/cpl - 167th/69th OH
May 2, 64 - July 17, 65
* Samuel Rufus Cone (3073) - 1st Missouri Eng., Co K; Sept, 61 - Nov 64
*# Spencer Wallace. Cone (442) - col - 61st NY
July 26, 61 - Ap 14, 63
*# Sylvannus Goodloe Cone (2661) - pvt - 7th Ohio
Aug 11, 62 - May 15, 65 WD Chancellorsville
* Sylvester Rufus Cone (2548) - lt/cpt - 56th ILL
1 Nov 62 - 22 Mar 65
* Thomas Cone - pvt - 34th ILL
Sept 7, 61 - Jan 15, 62 Died Louisville
*# Walter N. Cone (4574) - pvt - 3rd NJ G
Jan 11, 62 - Nov 10, 65
*# Warren Cone (4379) - pvt - 67thOH
Oct 15, 61 - July 6, 62 Died ds Alexandria, Va
*# Welcome F. Cone (2891) - cpl - 10th Mass
June 21, 61 - May 5, 64 KIA Wilderness
Roderick White (4819) - prt/cpl - 8th NY Cav
3 Oct 1861; POW 29 June 1864 Reams' Station Va;
Mustered out 27 June 1865
William Cone - 1st Maine HA, Co K
Aug 21, 62 - dod Feb 15, 65
* William D. Cone (599)- pvt - 35th IA
Dec 5, 63 - July 20, 65
* William E. Cone (2511) - sgt - 22nd Conn
Sept 2, 62 - July 7, 63
* William H. Cone - pvt - 35th OH
Aug 9, 61 - Aug 29, 63
*# William Hungerford Cone (2780) - ? 5th Conn E
22 June 61 - 19 July 65
*# William H. Cone (6198) - sgt/cpt -16th Conn Co E, G
22 july 62 - 25 Ap 64
William W. Cone (4902) - pvt - 13th NY/45th PA/6th NY Cav
April 23, 61 - Jan 24, 63, July 1, 63 - ?, Aug 31, 64 - May 8, 65
William W. Curtis (2673) - pvt - 40th Wis (90 days)
enlisted May 14, 1864
*# Alfred Dart, Jr. (1825) - lt/cpt - 4th PA Cav
Oct 30, 61 - Sept 19, 64
Charles A. Dart - cpl - 4th PA Cav
* Albert Day Diserens (3104) - 2nd Ohio, Ap. 28, 1861
? ensign USN - Fairplay, Springfield, Ozark, Juliet;
Leroy Gambell (3075) - cpl - Co B 25th IA
Aug 13, 62 - June 6, 65
Sterling W. Hazen - lt - 14th NY
May 7, 61 - May 24, 63 WD Malvern Hill July 1, 62
* John I. Hutchinson (2436) - pvt - 7th Conn
Aug 11, 62 - July 7, 65 WD Cold Harbor, Cedar Creek
*# Jesse H. Jones (5021)- cpt - 60th NY
Oct 30, 61 - Jan 27, 64
* Allen Kepner (1305) - pvt - 41st Ohio, Co A
POW 25 May 1864
Elijah Henry Lane (1785) - ? 4th USCT, ? POW Andersonville
*# Joseph H. Mason (2391) - pvt - 16th Ver
Sept 20, 62 - Aug 10, 63
*# Thomas McClelland - (1295) - Co A 3rd Ohio Cav
4 Sept 61; lt - cpt - major
William Pugh (4471)
*# William Reed (3875) - pvt - 2nd Wi/50th Wi
May 20, 61 - Jan 24, 63 WD 1st Bull Run July 21, 61; WD Gainesville, Va Aug 28, 62
* William W. Russ (3755) - cpl - Bat K 1st NH HA
* Seymour Saxton - 14th PA Cav
# James Smith (4945) - 49th Mass, Co H; died Baton Rouge May 16, 63;
William Stevens - (1683) 15th NY Eng
* George B. Stockwell - sgt/lt - 9th NY Cav
Sept 10, 61 - Oct 3, 63 Died Dis.
Hudlah White (4820) - 81st NY Co G,
WD Fair Oaks 31 May 1862, Dec 61 - Sept 62
* Oscar White (4821) - pvt - 2nd NY HA
Mar 5, 62 - Sept 29, 65
* Ossian C. White (4822)- pvt - 22nd NY Cav
Dec 30, 63 - Aug 1, 65 POW White Post, Va - Front Royal - Winchester - Stauton - Libby; Exch - Nov. 24, 64
* Rhoderick White (4819) - 8th NY Cav Co E
* Alexander Williams (2724) - sgt/hosp. stew. - 9th NY Cav
Sept 11, 61 - Oct 1, 64
John Williams - pvt - 112th NY
Aug 7, 62 - Jan 17, 65
Elijah Williamson - pvt - 1st IA HA
|Posted: Fri Jan 25th, 2008 02:16 am||
That represents a few hours of work.
|Posted: Fri Jan 25th, 2008 03:10 am||
E Pluribus Unum
|Chester Fuller, Private in Co. E of the 78th Ohio Infantry. Long list of service from Feb of '62 - Jan of '65 when he mustered out following Sherman's march.
Samuel Marlow, Private in Co. F of the 65th Indiana Infantry. He was captured outside of Rome, Georgia and spent the remainder of the war interned as a prisoner of war in Andersonville. During his detention in the camp he became infected in his eyes and went blind before he was released.
These are the two I currently know of.
|Posted: Fri Jan 25th, 2008 06:01 am||
|PvtC. Golf!! sorry no. A good walk.... you know the rest. lol
Doc C Wow! That's some list.
|Posted: Mon Jan 28th, 2008 04:29 am||
Life NRA,SUVCW # 48,Legion 352
|Yowsa... guess I'm glad half my family tree was still on the other side of the pond.
|Posted: Tue Jan 29th, 2008 04:52 am||
Born in the wrong century
|I wrote a bio about my ancestor, Charles Ambrose Hibbard of Co. I, 67th OVI, for my genealogy website. Rather than reprint the info here, how about if I give you the link? Here it is:
|Posted: Wed Jan 30th, 2008 09:25 pm||
Reb till death
|WIlliam Jacob Guntharp 16th Alabama Inf. Company B. CSA was a private. Got himself shot by a Jayhawker got sick and died in a Hospital in GA.
O.R. Guntharp 17th South Carolina Infantry CSA Co. A. went in as a private came out as a 1st LT. captured at Petersburg, VA
Micajah Blackwell served as a private in Company A of the 50th TN INF CSA and Company C of the 11th TN INF CSA. Captured in July of 1863 in Tennessee.
W.J. Blackwell Private 11th TN INF CSA Company C. Deserted maybe.
R.C. Guntharp Sgt. in CO.F 17th SC INF REG CSA wounded at 2nd Manasas.
Richard A. Winfrey private Comapny A,37th Battalion of Virginia Cavalry CSA.
William Keirn/Kern private Company D, 53rd REG IND INF USA.
Frederick Warren Nelson private Co.E,60th REG IND INF USA. Got sick and died in Louisville, Kentucky in SEP,1862.
And many,many,many more.
|Posted: Thu Feb 28th, 2008 02:03 am||
|My g-g-grandfather, James Lovegrove Marlin, fought as a private in Co. B, 2nd Delaware from 1861-1864. He resigned up in February of '65 in the 13th PA Cavalry. I guess he got tired of walking everywhere!
My g-g-granduncle was Horace Greeley, editor of the NY Tribune.
|Posted: Thu Feb 28th, 2008 02:46 am||
|My GGGrandfather, Jefferson H. Thompson, served with the 11th Indiana Battery. Several of his cousins served with Pennsylvania units.
Regards, Dave Gorski
|Posted: Thu Feb 28th, 2008 06:52 am||
Mom's side Confederate
Francis Marion Davis Ham's Regiment Cav Mississippi first battalion Mississippi State Cav. (My great great grandfather
Thomas Jefferson Lockhart 2nd Lieutenant Company F 17th Regiment Mississippi Infrantry Brother in Law of F.M. Davis
Franklin Hoyle First Lietutenant 26th Tennessee Infantry 3rd East Tennessee Voluntters Company A. (My other great great grandfather )
Dad's Union Side
Aaron Sweet (my great grandfather ) 19th Michigan Company G Pvt . Took part in Thompson Station . Captured . Taken to Libby Prison paroled and went home with a wasting lung diease. Lived for 30 more years .
Decatur Morgan (great grandfather ) civilian March 1864 In charge of Transportation office in Quarter Masters Department at Clarksville Tenn
His Brother James W. Morgan Lt. Co F. 83 Reg Ill Vol Inf.
Other Brother John Titus Morgan 1862 Volunteered Captain of Co. F. 83rd Reg Ill. Vol Inf. Oct 1863 District Porvost Marshall at Clarksville Tennessee ti June 26 , 1865.
by the way George Morgan the oldest brother was killed Sept 13, 1847 Chapultepec , Mexico City
|Posted: Thu Feb 28th, 2008 05:32 pm||
|Name: Private William Green Tate
Side Served: Confederacy
Company K of the 13th. Infantry Regiment of North Carolina
Enlistment Date: May 22, 1861 at age 18
Surrendered on April 9, 1865 at Appomattox Court House, Virginia
Name: David Boathammer Paschael
Side Served: Confederacy
Enlistment Date: 1862 in the Spring
he was a foot soldier, never was a officer and lived through the war. was released in 1865
War Means Fighting And Fighting Means Killing - N. B. Forrest When war does come, my advice is to draw the sword and throw away the scabbard." Stonewall Jackson
|Posted: Thu Feb 28th, 2008 07:58 pm||
One of my ancestors, Thomas Ruffin, Jr. was a lieu. colonel in the 13th NC Regiment.
|Posted: Thu Feb 28th, 2008 08:33 pm||
|Here are my CW ancestors
Company B (Glascock Independent Guards) , 22d Georgia Infantry
Rabun, Elijah Z. Private February 22, 1862. Wounded at Manassas, Gap, Virginia July 22, 1863.
Surrendered, Appomattox Court House, Virginia April 9, 1865. (Born in Warren County, Georgia
Rabun, Lewis J. Private September 3, 1861. Wounded in left arm at Chancellorsville, Virginia May 3, 1863;
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 3, 1863. On detail duty in Conscript Department in Georgia close of
war. (Born in Georgia January 23, 1842. Died August 18, 1920.)
Rabun, William R. Private September 3, 1861. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 2, 1863. Killed at
Petersburg (Wilcox’s Farm), Virginia June 23, 1864.
*Raley, Thomas R. -- Private September 3, 1861. Promoted 4th Corporal July 2, 1863 Wounded at
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 2, 1863. Surrendered, Appomattox Court House, Virginia April 9,
1865. (Born in Georgia in 1839.)
Company A (Gibson Guards), 48th Georgia Infantry
Phillips, Willis H -- Private 5 May 1862. Wounded 1 July 1862 at Malvern Hill, Virginia. Furloughed 28
September 1862 for 60 days to recover from wound, extended to 19 March 1863. Discharged 3 April
1863 by reason of wound. He was 28 years of age at enlistment.
Rabun, James H Private 4 March 1862. Wounded 30 March 1862 at 2d Manassas, Virginia. Furloughed to
recover from wound, no date given. Detailed 6 April 1863-Spring 1864 as a Nurse at General
Hospital, Jerusalem, Virginia; Summer 1864 as a cook by reason of being unfit for field duty.
Paroled 13 April 1865 at Lynchburg, Virginia.
Rabun, Samuel Private 4 March 1862. Furloughed 11 April-1 May 1862 for sick leave. Wounded 1 July 1862
at Malvern Hill, Virginia. Furloughed 14 July 1862-19 March 1863, regiment not notified, considered AWOL January/February 1864. Discharged 10 April 1863 by reason of disability. He was 25 years of age at enlistment.
Rabun, William Private 5 May 1862. Wounded 30 August 1862 in hand at 2d Manassas, Virginia; 3 May
1863 in shoulder by shell at Chancellorsville, Virginia. Furloughed prior to 5 July 1863 to recover
from disease. Wounded ca. 22 May 1864 in left hand along the North Anna River, Virginia. No
records after 19 December 1864.
Company B (Warren Infantry), 48th Georgia Infantry
Rabun, James Frank Private 20 June 1864. Surrendered 9 April 1865 at Appomattox Court House, Virginia.
He was 18 years of age at enlistment.
Rabun, Thomas R. Private 15 May 1862. Furloughed 23 August-17 September 1863 as a Furlough of
Indulgence. Wounded ca. 14 May 1864 in head at Spotsylvania Court House, Virginia; 10 December
1864 in left thigh at Bellefield, Virginia. Paroled 13 April 1865 at Lynchburg, Virginia. He was 23 years
of age at enlistment.
Rabun, William G. Private 4 March 1862. Surrendered 9 April 1865 at Appomattox Court House, Virginia.
He was 17 years of age at enlistment. In 1912 the Thomas Beckum Chapter 1242, UDC awarded him the
Southern Cross of Honor.
Rabun, Zachariah L. Private 4 March 1862. Died 16 October 1862 at Winchester, Virginia. He was 19 years
of age at enlistment.
Company D (Valdosta Guards), 50th Georgia Infantry
Peters, Isham H. 5th Sergeant March 4, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant in October of 1862. Elected Sheriff of
Lowdnes County, Georgia and discharged to return home to serve. Born in 1830.
|Posted: Fri Feb 29th, 2008 02:04 am||
|well Doc for all we know they coulda been buddies.
War Means Fighting And Fighting Means Killing - N. B. Forrest When war does come, my advice is to draw the sword and throw away the scabbard." Stonewall Jackson
|Posted: Mon Aug 3rd, 2009 05:24 pm||
|I thought that I would bring an old thread back to life by listing ancestors that I've found in my family tree. They are:
Francis Marion Waters 7th TN Mounted Infantry
John Patterson 12th TN Cavalry
Jeptha Patterson 5th TN Mounted Infantry
David N. Hughes 11th TN Cavalry
Merida Queen 6th GA Cavalry Regiment
Andrew Jackson Hughes 65th GA Infantry
James W Hughes 2nd GA Infantry
John Queen 6th GA Cavalry
T.H. Grizzell 5th GA Infantry
JM Grizzell 5th GA Infantry
Benjamin Queen 62nd NC Infantry
Americus Queen 25th NC Infantry
The highest ranking soldier was Benjamin Queen, he served as a Lt.
|Posted: Tue Aug 4th, 2009 01:32 am||
I wrote a bio about my ancestor, Charles Ambrose Hibbard of Co. I, 67th OVI, for my genealogy website. Rather than reprint the info here, how about if I give you the link? Here it is:
My gosh! I have an uncle whose middle name is Hibbard. I have often wondered about the Hibbard because I guessed it was a surname, not being a name that is often seen as a first name. I'm going to read your link right now.
OK, the Hibbards in my family would have been Pennsylvania Hibbards, not Ohio. I need to dig much deeper into this to find out where they came from prior to Pennsylvania.
By the way, that is a very nice web site you have dedicated to your Civil War ancestor.
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