Company A, 59th Regiment Muster Roll

Georgia Volunteer Infantry

Decatur County, Georgia

Confederate Volunteers

Prepared by: Denise Kirkland Smiley, July 08, 1999

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Alday, Isaac

Private May 3, 1862. Appointed Musician. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

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Alman, J. M.

Private May 3, 1862. Killed by shell near Petersburg, Va. July 28, 1864.

 

Arline, Benjamin A.

Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 31st Regt. Ga. Inf. Feb. 20, 1862. Discharged, disability, May 16, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. Sept. 6, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Decatur County, Ga. in 1841.)

 

Arline, Franklin A.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Nov. 4, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Died in Richmond, Va. Hospital Dec. 26, 1862.

 

Barfield, Levi W.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Nov. 2, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. And transferred to Aiken's Landing, Va. For exchange Mar. 14, 1865. Exchanged at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Va., Mar. 15, 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865. (Born in Decatur County, Ga. in 1839. Died there Mar 1, 1916.)

 

Bartlett, W. W.

Private May 3, 1862. Sick in Macon, Ga. hospital Sept. 1862. No later record.

 

Barton, John J.

Private May 3, 1862. Transferred to Co. D, 17th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for John T. Rich, Mar. 31, 1864. Admitted to Floyd House & Ocmulgee Hospitals at Macon, Ga., complaint "Cripple," Nov. 1863. Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. Released at Elmire, N.Y. June 16, 1865.

 

Bell, William B.

Private July 10, 1862. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug 14, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 5, 1865. (Born in Decatur County, Ga. in 1832. Died there Dec. 10, 1893.)

 

Blount, J. Cornelius

Private May 3, 1862. Discharged at Macon, Ga. hospital Aug. 1, 1863 (Born Sept. 28, 1843. Died in Decatur County, Ga. Feb. 22, 1872.)

 

Boutwell, J. D.

Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 8th Regt. Florida Inf. May 10, 1862. Not borne on subsequent rolls. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. July 10, 1862. Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Apr. 27, 1864. Exchanged at City Point, Va. Apr. 30, 1864. Appears on a roll of prisoners of war surrendered in Florida by Major General Sam Jones and paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865. (Born in 1838. Died in Decatur County, Ga. in 1901.)

 

Boyett, W. T.

Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 17th Regt. Ga. Inf. Mar. 4, 1862. Admitted to Chimborazo Hospital #4 at Richmond, Va. May 12, 1862. Returned to duty June 20, 1862. Transferred to Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. in exchange for H. K. Jones, May 23, 1863.

 

Brock, John A.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K. 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Nov. 2, 186.1. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. July 1, 1862. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Exchanged at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 14, 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865. (Died in Decatur County, Ga. Oct. 29, 1899.)

 

Bryant, Thomas M.

Private Sept. 6, 1862. Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864.

 

Burd, W. A.

Corporal. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Forwarded to Point Lookout, Md. Arrived at Fortress Monroe, Va. Aug. 17, 1864. Remarks on record: "Prisoner of war who arrived at this station under an assumed name, or who assumed one for the purpose of being transferred, exchanged or released."

 

Burgarny, L. J.

Private. Appears only on a roll of prisoners of war who were paroled at Augusta, Ga. May 18, 1865.

 

Butler, Charles H

Private May 3, 1862. Discharged, disability, June 2, 1862. (Born in Ga. Nov. 19, 1841.)

 

Coker, James W.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Sergeant of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Wounded, right arm permanently disabled at Gettysburg, Pr., July 2, 1863. Roll for July-Aug 1863, shows him absent, wounded and in hospital at Camp Winder, Richmond, Va. Retired Aug. 23, 1864. (Born in Ga. Feb. 6, 1840. Died in Grady County, Ga. Dec. 1, 1916)

 

Coker, John E.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Corporal of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863.

 

Davis, George H.

Private May 3, 1862. Discharged, furnished Littleton Sellers as substitute, June 17, 1862.

 

Davis, Joseph Elton

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Died in Decatur County, Ga. in 1871.)

 

Deen, Needham

Private May 3, 1862. Wounded in left arm, necessitating amputation, and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Paroled at U. S. A. Hospital, Chester, Pa., and exchanged at City Point, Va. Sept. 23, 1863. Retired July 20, 1864.

 

Dennard, B. Howard (or Densard)

Private May 3, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

 

Dollar, James M.

Private May 3, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

 

Donalson, Samuel J.

Private May 3, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

 

Donalson, William

Private May 3, 1862. Rolls from Oct. 1864 to Feb. 1865, shows him absent, sick. No later record.

 

Duke, Henry Jackson

Private May 3, 1862. Wounded in left leg and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Paroled at Davidís Island, N. Y. Harbor Oct. 22, 1863. Exchanged at City Point, Va. Oct. 28, 1863. Pension records show he was furloughed on account of disability. Appears on a list of prisoners of war as surrendered at Tallahassee, Fla. May 10, 1865. Paroled May 20, 1865. (Born in Early County, Ga. July 11, 1836.) (See Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops.)

 

Duke, W. C. (or W. G.)

Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 19th Battn. Ga. Cavalry Aug. 6, 1862. Transferred to Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for L. B. Faircloth, in 1862. Died of ascites in General Hospital #2, at Lynchburg, Va. May 29, 1864. Buried there in Confederate Cemetery No. 2, 3d Line, Lot 193Crumptonís.

 

Dukes, B.

Private May 3, 1862. Discharged, disability, June 2, 1862.

 

Durham, Wesley

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 26, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Rolls from Aug. 31 to Dec. 31, 1862, show him absent, sick; detailed as nurse. Discharged Jan. 20, 1863.

 

Durham, William J. H.

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Decatur County, Ga. July 19, 1844. Died there June 22, 1930.)

 

Everett, Thomas

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Corporal of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. Nov 29, 1863.

 

Faircloth, Jacob

Private Sept. 11, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

 

Faircloth, James O.

Private May 3, 1862. Appointed 2nd Sergeant. Wounded, left leg permanently disabled at Cold Harbor, Va. June 2, 1864. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Ga. Aug. 2, 1832.)

 

Faircloth, John

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 8, 1862. Wounded Jan. 25, 1868. Died from wounds in Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. Jan. 26, 1865. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

 

Faircloth, L. B.

Private May 3, 1862. Transferred to Co. E, 19th Battn. Ga. Cavalry, in exchange for W. C. Dukes, in 1862; to Co. K, 10th Regt. Confederate Cavalry. On furlough June 1864. No later record.

 

Faircloth, R. R.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Sergeant Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Died Apr. 15, 1864.

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Faircloth, Samuel

Private May 3, 1862. Left as nurse in Knoxville, Tenn. hospital and captured there Dec. 5, 1863. Paroled at Rock Island, Ill. May 3, 1865. Exchanged at New Orleans, La. May 23, 1865.

 

Faircloth, Seth (Ses.)

Private May 3, 1862. Transferred to Co. E, 19th Battn. Ga. Cavalry, in exchange for J. E. W. Hatcher, in 1862. No later record.

 

Faircloth, William M.

Private May 3, 1862. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him absent, sick. Left command on sick furlough Mar. 1865. Paroled Tallahassee, Fla. May 24, 1865. (Born in Baker County, Ga. in 1842.)

 

Fulford, J. H.

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Killed at Funkstown, Md. July 10, 1863.

 

Gainous, Lemuel G.

Private July 2, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Houston County, Ga. in 1835.)

 

Gee, Boliver Hopkins

Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct 8, 1861; Captain Oct 10, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862; major Dec. 22, 1862; Lieutenant Colonel July 10, 1863. Wounded in 1864. On wounded furlough May-Aug 1864. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. Died in Mitchell County, Ga. in 1888.

 

Griffin, J. L. W.

Private May 3, 1862. Sick in Macon, Ga. hospital Sept. 1862. No later record.

 

Hair, Charles

Private May 3, 1862.

 

Hair, James M.

Private May 3, 1862. Deserted near Richmond, Va. Feb. 12, 1865. Received by Provost Marshal at Washington, D. C., a Confederate deserter, Feb. 17, 1865. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and furnished transportation to Indianapolis, Md.

 

Hair, Willis

Private May 3, 1862. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865.

 

Hall, S.

Private 1862. Appears only on regimental return for Nov. 12, 1862 with remark: "Absent, sick in Richmond, Va. hospital."

 

Harrell, Darius

Private July 2, 1862. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 16, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 14, 1865. Exchanged at Boulware & Coxís Wharves, James River, Va., Mar. 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865. (Born in Ga.)

 

Harrell, Elias

Private May 3, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Wounded through skull, right side paralyzed, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Furloughed home. Returned to company. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 14, 1865. Exchanged at Boulware & Coxís Wharves, James River, Va., Mar. 16, 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865. (Born in Ga. Feb. 25, 1836.)

 

Harrell, Jabez J.

Private July 10, 1862. Absent without leave Oct. 8, 1863 - May 21, 1864. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, bears remark: "Deserted the lines near Richmond, Va. Feb. 12, 1865." Received by Provost Marshal at Washington, D. C., a Confederate deserter, Feb. 17, 1865. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and furnished transportation to Indianapolis, Md.

 

Harrell, John D.

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Jackson County, Fla. in 1839.)

 

Harrell, John J.

Private July 10, 1862. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Died there in hospital of wounds July 7, 1863.

 

Harrell, Littleton

Private May 3, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 14, 1863. Paroled at DeCamp General Hospital, Davidís Island, N. Y. Harbor Aug. 24, 1863. Exchanged at City Point, Va. Aug. 28, 1863. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. and exchanged Mar. 16, 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865. (Born in Ga. in 1833.)

 

Harrell, M. P.

Private July 2, 1862. Died in Richmond, Va. hospital July 29, 1863.

 

Harris, S. J.

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him absent without leave. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865.

 

Harrison, Samuel H.

Private Aug. 21, 1862. Paroled at Tallahassee, Fla. May 15, 1865.

 

Hatcher, J. E. W.

Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 19th Battn. Ga. Cavalry Aug. 6, 1862. Transferred to Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for Seth Faircloth, in 1862. Died in camp Jan. 26, 1863.

 

Hatcher, Thomas

Private May 3, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. May 3, 1865.

 

Havens, Henry

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Private Aug. 7, 1862. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Md. May 14, 1865.

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Heath, Henry

Private May 3, 1862. Discharged Mar. 19, 1864. Hill, AllenóPrivate. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Exchanged at City Point, Va. Dec. 28, 1863. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 14, 1865. Exchanged Mar. 16, 1865. Paroled, Quincy, Fla. May 23, 1865.

 

Hill, G. W.

Private May 3, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863. Prisoner of war Feb. 1865. No later record.

 

Hollingsworth, James

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Deserted near Richmond, Va. Feb. 12, 1865. Received at Washington, .D. C., a Confederate deserter, Feb. 17, 1865. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and furnished transportation to Indianapolis, Md.

 

Hollingsworth, William

Private July 2, 1862. Appointed 1st Corporal. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. in 1834.)

 

Holton, Marquis de LaFayette

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Sergeant of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862; Sergeant Major Oct. 15, 1863. Wounded at Spotsylvania, Va. May 19, 1864. Died from wounds in Richmond, Va. Hospital May 23, 1864.

Barbara Holton Bone
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Ingram, Benjamin P.

Private May 3, 1862. Wounded in hip, leg and ankle, permanently disabled and captured at Gettysburg, Pa., July 2, 1863. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 6, 1864. Exchanged at City Point, Va. Mar. 1864. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him absent sick. No later record. (Born in Ga. Aug. 28, 1833.)

 

James, P. H.

Private. Captured in Kentucky in 1862. Exchanged at Tazewell, Tenn. and Cumberland Gap, Tenn. Sept. 5, 1862. No later record.

 

Johnson, Eli J.

Private May 3, 1862. Wounded in eye by explosion of shell. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 1865. Exchanged Mar. 6, 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865. (Born in Alabama in 1832.)

 

Johnson, Jesse

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 91st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Died in Chimborazo Hospital at Richmond, Va. July 13, 1863.

 

Johnson, W. S.

Private May 3, 1862. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Captured there July 5, 1863. Paroled at DeCamp General Hospital, Davidís Island, N. Y. Harbor, in 1863. Exchanged at City Point, Va. Sept. 16, 1863. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him absent, detailed Provost Guard at Richmond, Va. Paroled at Tallahassee, Fla. May 15, 1865.

 

Jones, Floyd

Private Aug. 12, 1862. Died in Richmond, Va. hospital Jan. 4, 1863.

 

Jones, G. W.

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863.

 

Jones, George W.

Elected 2nd Lieutenant of co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861; 1st Lieutenant Oct. 10, 1861. Mustered out Apr 8, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862; Captain Dec 22, 1862. Wounded and captured at Knoxville, Tenn. Dec. 5, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. Oct. 30, 1864. Exchanged at Venus Point, Savannah River, Ga., Nov. 15, 1864. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865.

 

Jones, Hiram

Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 7th Regt. Ga. State Troops Nov. 16, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 29, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Transferred to Co. D, 17th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for John R. Swain, May 23, 1868. Wounded through shoulder at Chickamauga, Ga. Sept. 20, 1868. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

 

Jones, J. H.

Private May 3, 1862. Roll for Feb. 1863, last on which borne, shows him sick in Charlottesville, Va. hospital. Died there. Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Charlottesville, Va.

 

Jones, John

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. Sept. 5, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. Sept. 14, 1863. Exchanged at Varina, Va. Sept. 22, 1864. Roll for Sept-Oct, 1864, last on which borne, shows him absent, sick. No later record.

 

Jones, M. P.

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Pension records show he was at home on furlough Apr. 1865. Paroled at Tallahassee, Fla. May 10, 1865. (Born in Decatur County, Ga. in 1840. Died at Reno, Ga. Apr. 19, 1919.)

 

Jones, R. R.

Private May 3, 1862. Roll for Feb. 1863, last on which borne, shows him present, sick in quarters. No later record.

 

Kelley, Calvin

Private Sept. 30, 1862. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him present, sick. Pension records show he was on guard duty at Richmond, Va. Apr. 1865. Captured at Macon, Ga. Apr. 20, 1865. (Born in Alabama in 1842. Died in Grady County, Ga. Jan. 15, 1907.)

 

Kelley, Richmond (or Kelly)

Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 5th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 11, 1861. Transferred to Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 1865. Exchanged at Boulware & Coxís Wharves, James River, Va., Mar. 16, 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865.

 

Kelley, W. J. Sr.

Private May 3, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 5, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. July 30, 1863. Exchanged at City Point, Va. Aug. 1, 1863. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Md. May 14, 1865. (Born in Alabama Sept. 22, 1828.)

 

Kelley, Wade Augustus

Private May 3, 1862. Rolls from Mar. 1864, to Aug. 1864, show him on detached service. Roll for Oct. 1864, shows him absent, sick. Pension records show he was in a South Carolina hospital close of war. (Born in Decatur County, Ga. Jan. 19, 1838. Died in Thomas County, Ga. May 26, 1906.)

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Lee, Elias M. C

Appointed 2nd Sergeant of Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Elected 2nd Lieutenant of Co. A, 59th Regt., Ga. inf. May 3, 1862. Died in Richmond, Va. Hospital Nov. 24, 1862. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

 

Lee, S. H.

Private May 3, 1862. Died in Richmond, Va. hospital Dec. 13, 1862.

 

Lee, William

Private May 8, 1862. Discharged, disability, June 2, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Campbellís Independent Company Ga. Siege Artillery Mar. 21, 1863. Surrendered at Tallahassee, Fla. and paroled there May 18, 1865.

 

Lewis, William M.

Private May 3, 1862. Transferred to Co. D, 17th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for Francis W. Wilder, May 23, 1868. Wounded in breast, foot and arm and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Died of wounds July 19, 1863.

 

Long, Osman

Private May 3, 1862. Roll for Feb. 1863, last on which borne, shows him present, sick in quarters. No later record.

 

Maxwell, G. W.

Private May 3, 1862. Killed at Funkstown, Md. July 10, 1863.

 

Maxwell, Thomas J.

Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 17th Regt. Ga. Inf. Aug. 13, 1861. Discharged, disability, Dec. 17, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. Sept. 6, 1862. Died in Richmond, Va. hospital Jan. 5, 1863.

 

Merritt, James T.

Private May 3, 1862. Died from small pox in Richmond, Va. hospital Dec. 23, 1862.

 

Minton, Daniel

Private May 3, 1862. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 14, 1865. Exchanged at Boulware & Coxís Wharves, James River, Va., Mar. 16, 1865. Paroled at Quincy, Fla. May 23, 1865.

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Mooney, J. R. B.

Private 1862. Captured at Lexington, Ky. Nov. 3, 1862. Exchanged on board Steamer Metropolitan near Vicksburg, Miss. Dec. 4, 1862. Appears on register of prisoners of war at Lexington, Ky. (undated) with remark: "Released on taking oath."

 

Nix, William

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Discharged, disability, June 2, 1862.

 

Nutt, Matthew

Private May 3, 1862. Died with pneumonia in Brooks Church Hospital near Richmond, Va. Dec. 17, 1862.

 

Ragan, G. W.

Private Sept. 15, 1862. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 15, 1865. Exchanged at Boulware & Coxís Wharves, James River, Va., Mar. 18, 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865. Died in Decatur County, Ga. in 1899.

 

Ragan, Rufus

Private May 3, 1862. Discharged, disability, June 2, 1862. Reenlisted Sept. 15, 1862. Died in Richmond, Va. hospital Jan. 30, 1863

 

Rehberg, Charles

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Private May 3, 1862. Appointed Corporal Mar. 1, 1864. Captured at Mine Run, Va. May 6, 1864. Released at Elmira, N. Y. June 14, 1865. Died in Decatur County, Ga. Nov. 1, 1898.

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Rehberg, John

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Private May 3, 1862. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him absent without leave. Surrendered at Tallahassee, Fla. May 10, 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865.

Richard White
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Rehberg, William

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Private May 3, 1862. Appointed Corporal June 16, 1864. Captured, date and place not given. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him absent a prisoner. No later record.

Richard White
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Rich, Augustus M.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st i3rigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Severely wounded in shoulder. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was captured Apr. 1865. Paroled at Washington, D. C. Apr. 1865. (Born Decatur County, Ga. in 1848. Died there July 4, 1925.)

 

Rich, Elijah A. J.

Appointed 5th Sergeant of Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Sergeant of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Elected 2nd Lieutenant Dec. 29, 1862. Pension records show he was wounded and was in North Carolina attempting to reach command when war closed. Died in Decatur County, Ga. July 4, 1925.

 

Rich, George W.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade Ga. State Troops Oct 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Corporal of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Killed at Funkstown, Md. July 10, 1863.

 

Rowell, James Henry

Private Aug. 6, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Severely wounded in shoulder, date and place not given. Roll for Oct. 1864, shows him absent, wounded. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. Died in Baker County, Ga. Nov. 1, 1873.

 

Salter, Simeon H.

Private Apr. 1, 1862. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 14, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 1865. Exchanged at City Point, Va. Mar. 16, 1865. (Born in Ga. in 1834. Died in Decatur County, Ga. Mar. 1, 1928.)

 

Sasser, James

Appointed 2nd Corporal of Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Discharged at Camp Jasper, Ga. Nov. 23, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Roll for Feb. 1863, last on which borne, shows him present.

 

Sasser, Joseph

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Discharged at Camp Jasper, Ga. Nov. 23, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. Died at Meigs, Ga. Nov. 26, 1911.

 

Sellers, Joshua

Private July 28, 1862. Pension records show he was discharged, disability, Apr. 1863. (Born in Ga. in 1844.)

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Sellers, Littleton

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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. June 17, 1862. Substitute for George H. Davis. Died Apr. 17, 1864.

 

Sheffield, Andrew

Enlisted as 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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Captured at Reamís Station, Va. Aug. 25, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 1865. Exchanged at Boulware & Coxís Wharves, James River, Va., Mar. 18, 1865. Paroled, Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865.

 

Singletary, Simeon P.

Private May 3, 1862. Lost left eye by explosion of shell at New Market Heights, Va. June 1864. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Sumter County, S. C. Mar. 11, 1839. Died in Thomas County, Ga. Jan. 10, 1915.)

 

Smith, N. N.

Private. Captured at Mechanicsville, Miss. June 3, 1863. Sent from Vicksburg, Miss. to Major General Hurlbut June 23, 1863; roll dated Hdqrs. Dept. Tenn., Vicksburg, Miss., July 28, 1863.

 

Strickland, Hardy

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Sergeant of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant Dec. 29, 1862. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was furloughed for 30 days Mar. 1865. Died in Miller County, Ga. Apr. 21, 1917.

 

Swain, John R.

Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 17th Regt. Ga. Inf. Aug. 12, 1861. Transferred to Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for Hiram Jones, May 23, 1863. Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Paroled at DeCamp General Hospital, Davidís Island, N. Y. Harbor, Sept. 1863. Exchange at City Point, Va. Sept. 8, 1868. Captured at Reamís Station, Va. Aug. 25, 1864. Exchanged at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 16, 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865.

 

Swain, Thomas J.

Private Mar. 2 1864. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

 

Tew, Lace M. (or Lathey M.)

Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 17th Regt. Ga. Inf. Aug. 13, 1861. Discharged in 1861. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

 

Tyson, William

Private Sept. 30, 1862. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him absent, detailed Provost Guard at Richmond, Va. by order of General Lee. No later record.

 

Walden, Benjamin

Private May 3, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Ga. about 1823.)

 

Walden, Green G.

Private May 3, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Roll for Feb. 1865, last on file, shows him absent without leave since Feb. 22, 1865. Surrendered at Tallahassee, Fla., and paroled at Bainbridge, Ga. May 20, 1865.

 

Walden, Newton

Private Feb. 15, 1863. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

 

Waldrop, George W.

Private May 3, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant Dec. 22, 1862. Wounded at Reamís Station, Va. Aug. 25, 1864. Died of wounds Sept. 2, 1864.

 

Webb, John B.

Private May 3, 1862. Died of measles in Richmond, Va. hospital Dec. 19, 1862

 

Welch Briant

Private May 3, 1862. Return for Nov. 1862, bears remark "At home in Georgia on sick furlough granted in hospital at Macon, Ga. or Richmond, Va."

 

Welch, W. N.

Private May 3, 1862. Died near Drewryís Bluff, Va. Dec. 12, 1862.

 

Wilder, Francis W.

Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 17th Regt. Ga. Inf. Aug. 15, 1861. Transferred to Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for W. M. Lewis, May 23, 1863. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Captured there July 5, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. Sept. 28, 1864. Transferred to Aikenís Landing, Va. for exchange Oct. 1864. Received at Varina, Va. Oct. 5, 1864. Absent, sick, Feb. 28, 1865. No later record.

 

Wilder, James R.

Private May 3, 1862. Appointed 3rd Sergeant. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

 

Wilder, John D.

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Sergeant of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. inf. May 3, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 4, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. Feb. 1865. Exchanged at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Va., Mar. 10, 1865. Paroled at Thomasville, Ga. May 19, 1865.

 

Willis, A. W.

Private May 3, 1862. Discharged on account of tumor in 1863. Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 29th Battn. Ga. Cavalry. Pension records show he was sent home on furlough to get a horse Mar. 31, 1865. (Born near Monticello, Fla. in 1830. Died in Thomas County, Ga. in 1904.)

 

Willis, Simeon

Private Sept. 11, 1862. Wounded in Funkstown, Md. July 10, 1863. Died of wounds in Hagerstown, Md. hospital Aug. 1, 1863.

 

Wilson, J. B.

Private May 3, 1862. Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863.

 

Wilson, J. D.

Private 1862. Appears on a regimental return for Nov. 1862, sick in Richmond, Va. hospital.

 

Wilson, James 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. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Killed near Darbytown Road, Va. Oct. 7, 1864.

 

Wilson, Uriah

Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment, 1st Brigade, Ga. State Troops Oct 8, 1861. Mustered out Apr. 8, 1862. Appointed Corporal of Co. A, 59th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862. Killed at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864.

 

Wyce, John

Private Feb. 13, 1864. Deserted near Richmond, Va. Feb. 15, 1865. Appears on a register of Confederate deserters received at Washington, D. C. Feb. 21, 1865. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and furnished transportation to Knoxville, Tenn.