Company F, 50th Regiment Muster Roll

Georgia Volunteer Infantry

Decatur County, Georgia

Decatur Infantry

Prepared by: Denise Kirkland Smiley, July 08, 1999

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Abbott, J.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died at Richmond, Va. May 1862. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

 

Adkinson, Benjamin

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Crampton's Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1826.)

 

Alday, Daniel

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded, date and place not given. Pension records show he was paroled in 1865. (Born in 1824.)

Denise K. Smiley
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Alday, Greene Benjamin

Private Apr. 30, 1863. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Ga. in 1846. Died Iron City, Ga. in 1932.)

Denise K. Smiley
mdsmiley@prodigy.net

Alday, Little B.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1816.)

Denise K. Smiley
mdsmiley@prodigy.net

Bachelor, D.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died at Richmond, Va. May 23, 1863. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

 

Bachelor, William Bennett

Private Mar. 13, 1862. At home on 29 days’ furlough from Feb. 4, 1863. Appears on receipt for commutation of rations while on furlough, receipt dated "Camp near Fredericksburg, Va. Apr. 16, 1863." No later record.

Julia P Fenn
JFenn78932@aol.com

Bailey, Thomas R.

2d Corporal Mar. 4, 1862. Reduced to ranks Oct. 1862. Wounded in right arm and left lung at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born Mar. 1, 1834.)

 

Ballard, Thomas A.

3d Sergeant Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 2d Sergeant Oct. 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant Jan. 1, 1868. (Born in 1841.)

 

Berry W. H.

Private in 1862.

 

Bird, Alfred

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 3d Sergeant Jan 1, 1863. (Born in 1831.)

 

Boyett, Jackson

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1836.)

 

Boyett, John H.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Cedar Creek, Va Oct. 19, 1864. (Born in 1827.)

 

Boyett, William T.

Private Mar. 22, 1862. Appointed 4th Corporal Jan. 1, 1863. Wounded in right arm, necessitating amputation, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. (Born in Ga. Jan. 6, 1842. Died in Decatur County, Ga. in 1908.)

 

Brown, John

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Weldon Railroad, Va. Aug. 21, 1864. (Born in 1834.)

 

Brown, William R.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died at Savannah, Ga. June 30, 1862. (Born in 1843.)

 

Brunson, Isaiah

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed Sept. 3, 1864. (Born in 1826.)

 

Bryant, Daniel L

Private Apr. 28, 1862. Wounded at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. Captured at High Bridge, Va. Apr. 6, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 24, 1865. (Born in Ga. Died at Reno, Ga. Oct. 2, 1931.)

 

Bryant, John

Private. Captured at Harper’s Farm, Va. Apr. 6, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 24, 1865.

 

Bryant, John W.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Crampton's Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1842.)

 

Bullock, Thomas

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1844.)

 

Burns, Seaborn

Private Mar. 13, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant. Missing at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1842.)

 

Butler, John R.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died at Martinsburg, Va. Sept. 24, 1862. (Born in 1844.)

Richard White
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Butler, Lewis F.

Private Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Captured at Harper’s Farm, Va. Apr. 6, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 24, 1865.

Richard White
rwhite@pone.com

Butler, Lucien

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died in 1862. (Born in 1840.)

Richard White
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Caldwell, W. G.

Private Nov. 28, 1864. On detached service - Dec. 1864.

 

Carter, Alexander

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded in arm, necessitating amputation below elbow, at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Discharged, disability, in 1863. (Born in 1839. Died in Decatur County, Ga. in 1885.)

 

Carter, John J.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded in left hand, necessitating amputation above wrist, at Cedar Creek, Va. Oct. 19, 1864. (Born in Ga. Feb. 14, 1840.)

 

Chancey, Jesse P.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 1st Corporal Jan. 1863; 5th Sergeant Mar. 4, 1864. (Born in 1830.)

 

Cloud, Martin L.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 2d Corporal Jan. 1, 1863; 1st Corporal Mar. 4, 1864. (Born in 1840.)

 

Cloud, Peter M.

Private May 13, 1862.

 

Cobb, Robert

Private Mar. 4, 1862.

 

Cobb, William

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1826.)

 

Cooper, Elijah

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died Dec. 22, 1862. (Born in 1842.)

 

Creech, Benjamin

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged June 1, 1862. (Born in 1822.)

 

Curry, Duncan

Captain Mar. 4, 1862. Elected Major Oct. 8, 1862. Resigned Feb. 24, 1863. (Born in 1816.)

 

Daniels, C.

Private Nov. 28, 1864.

 

Davidson, Gideon

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1830.)

 

Davis, William P.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Under sentence of Court Martial. Arrested Aug. 1864. (Born in 1820.)

 

Dekle, William G.

Jr. 2d Lieutenant Mar. 4, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant June 29, 1862. Killed at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1830.)

 

Dollar, Simeon

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1845.)

 

Dollar, T. J.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Captured at High bridge, Va. Apr. 6, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. in 1865.

 

Dollar, Thomas R.

Private May 13, 1862. Appointed 4th Corporal Aug. 1864.

 

Dover, J. A.

Private Mar. 1862. Discharged in 1864.

 

Dunlap, William B.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Captured at South Mountain, Md. Oct. 4, 1862. Exchanged Nov. 10, 1862. Wounded in right leg, necessitating amputation, at Fredericksburg, Dec. 13, 1862. Discharged, disability, at Camp Winder, Richmond, Va. Dec. 17, 1863. (Born in Ga. Aug. 7, 1838.)

 

Earnest, Thomas J. (or Ernest)

Private May 13, 1862. Died Dec. 7, 1862.

Denise K. Smiley
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Edwards, J. G. M.

Private Nov. 19, 1864. On detached serve Jan. 1865.

 

Ellis, William A.

lst Corporal Mar. 4, 1862. Reduced to ranks Oct. 1862. Appointed 2d Corporal Feb. 1864. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in 1832.)

Bill Ellis
billellis@digitalexp.com

Fleming, William O.

Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant of Co. G, 1st Regt. Ga. Inf. (Ramsey’s) Mar. 18, 1861. Resigned Jan. 2, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. F, 50th Regt. Ga. Inf. Mar. 4, 1862; Captain Oct. 8, 1862; Major Feb. 24, 1863; Lieutenant Colonel July 31, 1863. Resigned Dec. 22, 1863. (Born in 1836.)

 

Garland, Nathaniel

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 50th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 19, 1862. Wounded and captured at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. Paroled Sept. 25, 1862. Died from wounds Sept. 30, 1862.

 

Glover, Elisha M.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. Oct. 19, 1864. Released in 1865. (Born in 1841.)

 

Glover, J. Milton

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Cold Harbor, Va. June 2, 1864. (Born in 1843.)

 

Grantham, Elijah T.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 2d Corporal. Killed at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1825.)

 

Gunn, Donald

4th Sergeant Mar. 4, 1862. Sent to hospital Dec. 1862. Never heard from. (Born in 1831.)

 

Hainson, James M.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Not on original roll.)

 

Harper, James W. S.

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Private Mar. 4, 1862. Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Md. in 1865. (Born in 1834.)

Jean C. Creamer
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Harrell, Josiah

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded and sent to hospital Aug. 21, 1864. (Born in 1843.)

 

Harrell, Newton J.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. "Left at home sick. Will join the command as soon as able." (Born in 1837.)

 

Harrell, William W.

Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 1st Regt. Ga. Inf. (Ramsey’s) Mar. 18, 1861. Discharged, disability, at Green Brier River, Va. Nov. 12, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 50th Regt. Ga. Inf. Mar. 4, 1862. Died May 2, 1862. (Born in 1841.)

 

Harrison, Joseph M.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1843.)

 

Herring, Elisha D.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1827.)

 

Hicks, Newton

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Decatur County, Ga. Jan. 13, 1827.)

 

Hines, James G.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. C, 5lst Regt. Ga. Inf. in 1862. Captured at Frazier’s Farm, Va. Apr. 6, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. July 21, 1865. (Born in Pulaski County, Ga. in 1842.)

Clark Moody
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Horn, James M.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862.

 

Horn, John M.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1834.)

 

King, John W.

Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 1st Regt. Ga. Inf. (Ramsey’s) Sept. 1, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. Mar. 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 50th Regt. Ga. Inf. July 8, 1862. Appointed 2d Sergeant Mar. 1864. Wounded in 1864. Absent, sick, Dec. 31, 1864. No later record.

 

Law, John

Private Mar. 1862. Paroled Apr. 1865.

 

Little, Absalom G.

Private Apr. 28, 1862. Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Md. in 1865.

 

Little, Miles G. V.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Absent without leave Feb. 1865. (Born in 1841.)

 

Little, Urastus B.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged, disability, at Savannah, Ga. June 1, 1864. (Born in Randolph County, Ga. in 1832.)

 

Lodge, Malcomb M.

Private May 13, 1862. Appointed 2d Sergeant Jan. 1, 1863. Elected 2d Lieutenant Mar. 23, 1864. Wounded, shoulder disabled at Cedar Creek, Va., Oct. 19, 1864. Roll for Feb. 28, 1865, last on file, shows him absent, sick. Pension records show he was in hospital close of war. (Born in Burke County, Ga. Oct. 19, 1832.)

 

Mallard, George R.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1837.)

 

Maloy, Stephen E. or (B.)

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 1st Corporal Oct. 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant in 1864. (Born in 1830.)

 

Maxwell, Daniel L.

Private Apr. 28, 1862. Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. Paroled in 1865.

 

Maxwell, James W.

3d Corporal Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 3d Sergeant Oct. 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant Jan. 1, 1863; 1st Lieutenant Feb. 24, 1863. Wounded and captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 17, 1865. (Born in 1840.)

 

Maxwell, John R., Jr.

Private Apr. 28, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeaht Jan. 1, 1863; 1st Sergeant. Wounded in right eye, resulting in loss of sight, at Knoxville, Tenn. Nov. 29, 1863. (Born in Ga. Oct. 3, 1834.)

 

Maxwell, William

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 3d Corporal Oct. 1862. Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. Paroled in 1865. (Born in 1839.)

 

McCullers, Seth

Private Jan. 20, 1864.

 

McNair, James M.

Private Apr. 28, 1862.

 

McTyre, Henry W.

1st Sergeant Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1835.)

 

Metcalf, Benjamin F.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in 1840.)

 

Murphy, W. H.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died at Richmond, Va. Aug. 12, 1864. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

 

Nesmith, Elijah (or Nessmith)

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Missing at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1843.)

 

Nesmith, Nathaniel M.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1St Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 50th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 13, 1862. Captured at Sailor’s Creek, Va. Apr 6, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 29, 1865. (Born in Thomas County, Ga. in 1837.)

 

Nix, Clayton

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 50th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862. Killed at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862.

 

Nix, John T.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 50th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862. Wounded and captured at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. Died from wounds in U.S.A. General Hospital #1, at Frederick, Md., Oct. 14, 1862.

 

Nix, Larkin J.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded and left at Knoxville, Tenn. Nov. 29, 1863. Absent, sick, Oct. 31-Dec. 31, 1864. Roll for Feb. 28, 1865, last on file, shows him absent without leave since Feb. 1, 1865. Pension records show he was at home, sick with typhoid fever, Feb. 1865, to close of war. (Born in Ga. in 1844.)

 

Nix, Monroe

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 50th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862. Died of disease in camp near Fredericksburg, Va. Dec. 10, 1862.

 

Nix, Newton

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. Died Oct. 23, 1862. Buried in Oakland Cemetery at Atlanta, Ga. (Born in 1839.)

 

O'Brien, Charles H. (or O’Bryan)

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 5th Sergeant Jan. 5, 1863. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant Mar 23, 1864. Killed at Cedar Creek, Va. Oct. 19, 1864. (Born in 1841.)

 

Palmer John M.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1831.)

 

Patterson, Benjamin F.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 3d Corporal Feb. 1864.

 

Phillips, Jackson

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded Aug. 1864. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Ga. in 1837.)

 

Powell James G.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died Sept. 1, 1862. Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Lynchburg, Va. No. 3, 3d Line, Lot 178.

 

Powell Jesse H.

Private May 14, 1862. Disabled and on detached service Aug. 1864. Paroled at Macon, Ga. in 1865.

 

Powell, James G.

4th Corporal Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1835.)

 

Powell, William

2d Lieutenant Mar. 4, 1862. Resigned June 29, 1862. (Born in 1830.)

 

Powell, William J.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Crampton's Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1840.)

 

Rawls, David P.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged by order of Gen. Mercer July 29, 1862. (Born in 1837.)

 

Rawls, John C.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. Absent without leave Nov. 1864. (Born in 1830)

 

Rawls, Joseph

Private Apr. 28, 1862. Died at Lynchburg Va. Apr. 30, 1864. Buried there in Confederate Cemetery, No. 10, 2d Line, Lot 189.

 

Reeves, Henry S.

2d Sergeant Mar. 4, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant June 29, 1862; 1st Lieutenant Oct. 8, 1862; Captain Feb. 24, 1863. Retired to Invalid Corps Dec. 23, 1864. (Born in Ga. Oct. 2, 1832.)

 

Reynolds, William H.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died at Winchester, Va. Oct. 18, 1862. (Born in 1840.)

 

Rich, Isaac

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1833.)

Susan Mann
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Rich, J. E.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Absent without leave from Aug. 3, to Sept. 11, 1864.

 

Rich, Jordan

Private May 13, 1862.

Susan Mann
smann@surfsouth.com

Rich, Washington

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Left on march into Maryland. (Born in 1836.)

Susan Mann
smann@surfsouth.com

Ricks, James W.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded in hip and finger of left hand "shot off," date and place not given. Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. Nov. 30, 1863. Released at Rock Island, Ill, in 1865. (Born in Decatur County, Ga. May 31, 1825.)

 

Ricks, Samuel

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1833.)

 

Roberts, Henry M.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. Sent from Point Lookout, Md. to Aiken’s Landing, Va. for exchange Mar. 14, 1865. (Born in South Carolina Apr. 1835. Died in Miller County, Ga. Sept. 16, 1915.)

 

Sapp, Homer

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1844.)

 

Sloan, David

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1838.)

 

Smith, Benjamin F.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Missing at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862. (Born in 1840.)

 

Stewart, Orren

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died in Thomas County, Ga. June 29, 1862. (Born in 1835.)

 

Stewart, Thomas J.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded and left at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. (Born in 1837.)

 

Stout, Allen

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died at Strasburg, Va. Nov. 21, 1862. (Born in 1818.)

 

Strange, Edward (or Edmond)

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Missing at Knoxville, Tenn. Nov. 29, 1863. (Born in 1831.)

 

Swatts, Glen B.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. Nov. 30, 1863. (Born in 1835.)

 

Sweet, William D. A.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1841.)

 

Trawick, Isaac

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1844.)

 

Truelock, Orthowold

Private May 13, 1862. Wounded at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862.

 

Truelock, Zimmerman

5th Sergeant Mar. 4, 1862. Reduced to ranks Oct. 1862. Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. Oct. 19, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Md. in 1865. (Born in 1840.)

 

 

Trulock, Charles

Private Apr. 28, 1862. Wounded at Crampton’s Gap, Md. Sept. 14, 1862.

 

Trulock, Gordon Bryan

Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 1St Regt. Ga. Inf. (Ramsey’s) Mar. 18, 1862. Discharged Feb. 9, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 50th Regt. Ga. Inf. Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged, disability, Feb. 17, 1863. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 29th Battn. Ga. Cavalry Nov. 7, 1863. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 10, 1865.

 

Wade, Hezekiah

Private May 5, 1862. Died of measles at Savannah, Ga. June 21, 1862.

 

Walden, Jonathan

Private May 13, 1862. On detached service Jan. 1865. (Born in 1842.)

 

Wilder, Henry H.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. (Born in 1835.)

 

Wiley William

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. Sept. 17, 1862. (Born in 1841.)

 

Williams, Jesse (or Isaac)

Private Apr. 28, 1862. Discharged from Richmond, Va. Hospital #12, Oct. 22, 1862.

 

Williams, Nathan B.

Private Mar. 13, 1862. (Born in 1843.)

 

Williams, Onzdow

Private Apr. 28, 1862.

 

Williams, William

Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1838.)

 

Willis, Alfred

Private Mar. 4,1862. (Born in 1839.)

 

Wooten, John B.

Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded in left hand, necessitating amputation of finger, at Cold Harbor, Va. June 3, 1864. (Born in 1844. Died in Mitchell County, Ga. in 1907.)