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17th Regiment, GA Volunteer Infantry, Company K

Army of Northern VA, CSA

Stewart and Webster Counties, GA

"Webster Confederate Guards"

 

These records were transcribed by Betty and Bernie Johnson from the set of books Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia 1861 - 1865 compiled for the State of Georgia by Lillian Henderson.

 

Officers

Pickett, Jesse Havis -- Captain Aug. 15, 1861. Elected Major June 9, 1862. Resigned Jan. 5, 1864.
Hall, J.T. -- 1st Lieutenant Aug. 15, 1861. Resigned Sept. 1861.
Randall, X.C. -- 2d Lieutenant Aug. 15, 1861. Elected 1st Lieutenant Sept. 1861. Resigned Nov. 10, 1862.
Jones, A.M. -- Jr.2d Lieutenant Aug. 15, 1861. Elected 2d Lieutenant Nov. 27, 1861; Captain July 12, 1862. Killed July 16, 1864.
Bell, Gideon Frederick -- 1st Lieutenant Aug. 15, 1861. On furlough Jan. 8, 1864. No later record.
Goare, Armstead -- 2d Sergeant Aug. 15, 1861. Appointed 1st Sergeant Nov. 1, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Christie, William B. -- 3d Sergeant Aug. 15, 1861. Appointed 2d Sergeant Nov. 1, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Bell, G.E. -- 4th Sergeant Aug. 15, 1861. Wounded at Fort Harrison, Va. and sent to hospital Sept. 29, 1864. Absent, wounded, Feb. 28, 1865. No later record.
Crymes, William O. -- 5th Sergeant Aug. 15, 1861. Wounded at 2d Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862. On detached duty, Provost Guard at Petersburg, Va., 1864 - Feb. 28, 1865. Paroled at Augusta, Ga. May 30, 1865.
Shivers, B.F. -- Color Sergeant Aug. 15, 1861. Appointed Regimental Ensign Dec. 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Jack, William T. -- 1st Corporal Aug. 15, 1861. Detailed with Provost Guard at Petersburg, Va. in 1864. Surrendered, Tallahassee, Fla. May 10, 1865. Paroled, Albany, Ga. May 16, 1865.
Searles, William R. (or Surles) -- 2d Corporal Aug. 15, 1861. Absent Feb. 28, 1865. Paroled, Albany, Ga. May 15, 1861.
Pickett, Thomas H. -- 3d Corporal Aug. 15, 1861. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant Jan. 9, 1862; 2d Lieutenant July 27, 1864. Absent, Enrolling Officer in Quitman County, Ga., Feb. 28, 1865. No later record.
Passmore, Samuel C. -- 4th Corporal Aug. 15, 1861. Captured, date and place not given. Paroled Sept. 19, 1863. Appointed 1st Sergeant. Roll for July - Aug. 1864 shows him "Absent. Furloughed to Oct. 9, 1864." No later record.

Privates

Allen, W.M. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Wounded at 2d Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862. On detached duty in Ga. Feb. 28, 1865. No later record.
Ball, W.M. -- Private July 15, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Bass, J.M. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Died at Richmond, Va. Jan. 7, 1862. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.
Barrentine, J.W. -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Beard, J.W. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Died in Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. May 28, 1864. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.
Beasley, John T. -- Enlisted as a private in Co.F, 46th Regt.Ga.Inf. Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. K, 17th Regt. Ga. Inf. Sept. 1, 1862. Wounded Oct. 9, 1862. Absent without leave Nov. 22, 1864 - Feb. 1865. Paroled, Albany, Ga. May 16, 1865.
Bell, Homer S. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Appointed Sergeant Major. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Bell, John W. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Absent without leave from Dec. 19, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U.S. Govt. at Knoxville, Tenn. Jan. 3, 1864.
Bowen, J.T. -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. On Aug. 24, 1863, he "received $34.80 for commutation of rations while on 60 days furlough beginning Nov. 24, 1862." No later record.
Brooks, C.C. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Broxton, H.A. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 5, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U.S. Govt. and enlisted in U.S. service at Point Lookout, Md. Jan. 26, 1864.
Broxton, James B. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Captured at Richmond, Va. Apr. 3, 1865. No later record.
Callaway, William M. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Died in Richmond, Va. hospital Jan. 7, 1862. Grave #89, Division A, Row C, Oakwood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
Callaway, J.B.W. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Admitted to C.S.A. General Hospital at Danville, Va., with ascitis, Dec. 16, 1862. Furloughed for 30 days from May 27, 1863. Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864.
Carter, J.H. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Christie, N.B. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Appointed 2d Sergeant. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Cook, W.W. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Culpepper, M.A. -- Private May 6, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Cutts, William Johnson -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Appointed 3d Corporal Jan. 9, 1862. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. Sept. 17, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Davis, Green F. -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Davis, W.H. -- Private May 6, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Dennard, Benjamin Harris -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Absent witout leave Sept. 24, 1863 - Feb. 28, 1865. No later record.
Dismukes, J.T. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. "Paid for commutations of rations while on furlough mar. 24, 1863." No later record.
Doughty, W.J. -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. Wounded at 2d Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862. Roll for Feb. 28, 1865, last on file, reports him "absent, sick, at hospital Aug. 30, 1862." No later record.
Durham, William D. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Appointed 4th Corporal; Sergeant. Killed at Darbytown Road, Va. Oct. 7, 1864.
Furgerson, Joseph -- Private Feb. 1863. Admitted to General Hospital #9, at Richmond, Va. July 9, 1863. Sent to Chimborazo Hospital #2, at Richmond, Va. with rheumatism July 10, 1863, and transferred to Camp Jackson Aug. 5, 1863. Admitted to Floyd House and Ocmulgee Hospitals at Macon, Ga. Sept. 28, 1863, and again admitted Nov. 12, 1863. Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1865.
Goss, Stphens Elisha -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Wounded at 2d Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862. Absent on expired furlough Feb. 28, 1865. Surrendered, Tallahassee, Fla. May 10, 1865. Paroled, Albany, Ga. May 18, 1865.
Herrington, W.G. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Furloughed for 30 days Jan. 22, 1863. No later record.
Hewlin, William -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Died of measles Apr. 1862.
Johnson, Thomas -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Appointed 1st Corporal Nov. 1, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Kimbrough, B.L. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Wounded, left leg permanently disabled, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Roll for July- Aug. 1864, reports him "Absent, furloughed to Sept. 20, 1864." Pension records show he was unfit for infantry service, so he enlisted in Georgia & Florida Cavalry Sept. 30, 1864, and was at home on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. in 1840. Died at Kimbrough, Ga. Mar. 22, 1924.)
Marshall, Irby G. -- Private Dec. 11, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Marshall, M.H. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Elected 2d Lieutenant; 1st Lieutenant Jan. 17, 1863; Captain July 27, 1864. On expired furlough and without leave Feb. 28, 1865. No later record.
Marshall, Woodlief S. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Appointed Hospital Steward Nov. 2, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
McClendon, William A. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Died in Virginia May 1864. Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Lynchburg, Va. May 21, 1864. No.8, 2d Line, Lot 197--Colledge.
McGrady, W.C. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
McNeal, L.F. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. Sept. 17, 1862. On detached duty in Ga. from 1862 to Feb. 28, 1865. No later record.
Mitchell, W.H. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Appointed 4th Corporal Nov. 1, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Parrott, John L. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Elected 2d Lieutenant Jan. 17, 1863; 1st Lieutenant July 27, 1864. "Absent, Officer on Division Provost General," Jan. - Feb. 1865. Paroled, Albany, Ga. May 10, 1865.
Ragsdale, Peter P. -- Private Mar. 4, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Rice, Wesley -- Private May 1862. Died Oct. 1862.
Sapp, Everett -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. Dec. 3, 1863. Died of variola at Rock Island, Ill. Feb. 14, 1864.
Sapp, George -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. Sick in hospital Feb. 28, 1863. No later record.
Sapp, Madison -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Saunders, Macus L. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Furloughed for 29 days from Feb. 4, 1863. Elected to civil office and discharged Mar. 15, 1864.
Saunders, M.N. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Sick in hospital Feb. 28, 1863. No later record.
Scott, J.J. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Scott, S.S. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Shivers, S.C. -- Private Dec. 11, 1862. Admitted to Chimborazo Hospital #2, at Richmond, Va. with epilepsy Feb. 18, 1863. Returned to duty mar. 2, 1863. No later record.
Spann, J.G. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. On detail duty as ordnance teamster Feb. 28, 1863. No later record.
Spann, J.R. -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. Wounded, date and place not given. Died of wounds in General Hospital at Gordonsville or Richmond, Va. June 1, 1864.
Thompson, A.S. -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Thompson, W.F. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1863.
Turner, William S. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Admitted to Moore Hospital, General Hospital #1, at Danville, Va. with fever Dec. 18, 1861. Died of typhoid fever in General Hospital at Front Royal, Va. Jan. 9, 1862. Buried there.
Vinson, E.H. -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. Paroled at Burkeville, Va. Apr. 14-17, 1865.
Vinson, J.W. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Warwick, William Rufus -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Watts, W.S. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Died of pneumonia in Chimborazo Hospital #2, at Richmond, Va. Apr. 28, 1862. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.
Williford, William H. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Admitted to Chimborazo Hospital #3, at Richmond, Va. Apr. 29, 1862, and died there May 10, 1862.
Wimberly, J.C. -- Private Mar. 3, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Wimberly, W.J. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.
Yarbrough, W.D. -- Private Aug. 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, Aug. 26, 1864.

 

 

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