53rd Georgia Volunteer Infantry Comprehensive Roster

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MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY A, 53d REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER lNFANTRY

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGlNIA

C. S. A.

SPALDING COUNTY, GEORGIA

DOYAL VOLUNTEERS

Atkins, T. W.- Captain April 28,1862 . Resigned May 26,1863 .

Nutt, William C.- 1st Lieutenant April 28, 1862 . Elected Captain May 26,1863 . Wounded and captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 . Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 12,1865 .(Born in Ga. in 1831.)

Barnett, John A.- 2d Lieutenant April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Elected lst Lieutenant May 26, 1863 . Resigned on account of deafness, result of injury received at Sharpsburg, Md., in 1863 .

Lewis, W. M.- Jr. 2d Lieutenant April 28,1862 . Died in camp near Fredericksburg, Va. February 5,1863 .

Parham, N. H.- 1st Sergeant April 28,1862 . Reduced to ranks. Deserted at Rogersville, Tenn. December 27, 1863 .

Gray, J. R.- 2d Sergeant April 28, 1862 . Captured in Butts County, Ga. November 17, 1864 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 27,1865 .

Bledsoe, C. B.- 3d Sergeant April 28, 1862 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

English, J. F. M.- 4th Sergeant April 28,1862 . Appointed Ensign February 16, 1863 . Elected 1st Lieutenant. Absent without leave February 24-28, 1865 . No later record.

Rosser, George S.- 5th Sergeant April 28, 1862 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Chattanooga, Tenn. March 14,1864 .

Shaw, Samuel P.- 1st Corporal April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. No later record. (Born in Morgan County, Ga. December 31,1832.)

Dickson, A. J.- 2d Corporal April 28, 1862 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864 . Released at Elmira, N. Y. June 16, 1865 .

Smith, J. T.- 3d Corporal April 28,1862 . Captured at Harrisonburg, Va. September 25, 1864 . Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. and exchanged October 30, 1864 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. Pension records show he was "Thrown from wagon, breaking back and rupturing him, near Richmond, Va., June 26, 1862 . Permanently disabled." (Born in Ga. September 2,1828. Died in 1895.)

Doyal, Joseph G.- 4th Corporal April 28, 1862 . Captured at Farmville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 11,1865 . (Born in Gwinnett County, Ga. June 20,1837.)

Leach, Benjamin-5th Corporal April 28, 1862 . Captured at Farmville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 14,1865 .

Adams, Frank L.- private April 28, 1862 . Died of disease in camp near Richmond, Va. August 26,1862 .

Adams, James L.- private April 28,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Akin, E. C.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded in right leg at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Ga. July 15,1831.)

Akin, Jacob H.- private April 28, 1862 . Captured at Amelia Court House, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 22, 1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. 1, 1833. Died in Lamar County, Ga. June 8, 1921.)

Akin, John H.- private April 28, 1862 . Captured at Harper's Farm, Va. April 6,1865 . Sent from Point Lookout, Md. to U.S.A. General Hospital at Fortress Monroe, Va., where he died of typhoid fever, June 9,1865 .

Akin, John M.- private April 28,1862 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. Pension records show he was on detail as wardmaster in Griffin, Ga. hospital close of war. (Born in Ga. April 22,1836.)

Andrews, Thomas C.- private April 28, 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3,1863 . Captured at Williamsport, Va. in 1863 . Died of wounds in U. S. A. General Hospital at Chester, Pa. September 20,1863.

Ball, R. F.- private April 28, 1862 . Died of disease in camp near ftichmond, Va. August 12,1862 .

Bankston, John E.- private April 28, 1862 . Sight in left eye destroyed, result of measles, August 1862 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864 . Released at Elmira, N. Y. June 16, 1865 . (Born in Ga. April 7,1828. Died May 6,1890.)

Bankston, J. H.- private April 28,1862 . Died of typhoid fever at Staunton, Va. October 28,1862 .

Barfield, William T.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops March 8, 1862 . Substitute for Benjamin Barfield. No record of transfer. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 14,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865.

Barron, Henry S.- private April 28, 1862 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. December 3,1863 . Admitted to Prison Hospital at Rock Island, Ill. January 17,1864 . Died there February 28,1865.

Beck, Erasmus William- private April 28, 1862 . Roll for October 31,1862 bears remark .- "Not a member of this company."

Bell, David Miller- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded, right side permanently disabled, and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Paroled at DeCamp General Hospital, David's Island, N. Y. Harbor, August 24,1863 . Exchanged at City Point, Va. August 28,1863 . Appointed 4th Sergeant December 12,1863 . Admitted to Richmond, Va. hospital, on account of chronic diarrhoea, August 7,1864 . Furloughed for 30 days, to go to Griffin, Ga., August 29,1864 . Roll for November -December 1864 , shows him absent, sick. Pension records show he was unable to return to command. (Born in Ga. March 1827.)

Black, F. D.- private April 28,1862 . Died of disease in camp near Richmond, Va. July 13,1862 .

Blackmon, J. T.- private April 28,1862 . Roll for February 28,1865, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Blissett, Henry B.- private April 28, 1862 . Died of disease while home on furlough October 18, 1862 .

Bostwick, John B. private April 28, 1862 . Discharged, furnished John Grantham as substitute, August 4,1862

Bowden, John B.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded in right arm, necessitating amputation, at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864. Retired to Invalid Corps September 8, 1864 . (Born in Ga. February 20,1835.)

Brooks, F. M.- private April 28,1862 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Knoxville, Tenn. October 11,1864.

Brooks, H. A.- private in 1862 . Pension records show he was discharged in 1863 . Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 6th Regiment Ga. Militia. Remained six months. Enlisted in Co. B, 2d Regiment Ga. Reserve Inf. in 1864 . Surrendered at Macon, Ga. April 1865 . (Born in Meriwether County, Ga. December 19,1839. Died in Spalding County, Ga. October 3,1922.)

Brooks, J. M.- private April 28, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Brooks, Thomas M.- private April 28,1862 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Brooks, W. G.- private April 28,1862 . Roll for February 28,1865, last on file, shows him absent, sick. No later record.

Brooks, W. R.- private April 28, 1862 . Captured near Farmville, Va. April 7, 1865 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him a prisoner of war. Released in 1865 . (Born in Meriwether County, Ga. in 1827. Died in Coweta County, Ga. in 1915.)

Brown, J. P.- private April 28, 1862 . Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Brown, W. M.- private April 28, 1862 . Roll for October 31, 1862 bears remark .- "Not a member of this company."

Clifford, Thomas- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded, left arm disabled at Gettysburg, Pa., July 2, 1863 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows he was "Retired." (Born in Georgia January 1,1830.)

Cochran, William- private April 28,1862 . Contracted chronic diarrhoea March 1,1865 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . Died August 18,1874.

Colvin, James T.- private April 28, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Colvin, John- private April 28, 1862 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864 . Died of chronic diarrhoea at Elmira, N.Y. January 19, 1865 . Buried in Grave #1203, Woodlawn National Cemetery.

Colvin, Samuel- private April 28, 1862 . Died of typhoid fever in Chimborazo Hospital #3, at Richmond, Va. March 2,1863.

Colwell, Glenn O.- private April 28,1862 . Captured at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Exchanged. Died of pneumonia in hospital near Lynchburg, Va. May 4,1864 . Buried in Confederate Cemetery. No. 3, 2d Line, Lot 189-Christian's.

Colwell, J. B.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Died from wounds September 24, 1862 . Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Hagerstown, Md.

Colwell, R. B.- private April 28, 1862 . Captured at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. February 1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. August 20, 1834.)

Crumbley, W. A.- - private April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Malvern Hill, Va. June 30, 1862 . On wounded furlough October 31, 1862 . Received pay November 14,1862 . No later record.

Dearing, John N.- private April 28,1862 . Wounded, left ankle disabled at Fredericksburg, Va., December 13, 1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 5, 1865 . (Born in Ga. November 3, 1841.)

Doyal, John H.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 5,1863 . Transferred from Chester, Pa. hospital to Point Lookout, Md. October 4,1863 . Received at City Point, Va. March 6,1864 . Admitted to Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. March 7, 1864 , on account of wound in right foot, and furloughed for 30 days March 15,1864 . In General Hospital September October 1864 . No later record.

English, J. G.- private April 28,1862 . Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Evans, Benjamin F.- private April 28, 1862 . Killed at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 .

Evans, Joseph H.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded in arm, necessitating amputation, at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864 . Died in Richmond, Va. hospital of wounds June 27,1864 .

Folds, William T.- private April 28, 1862 . Killed at Petersburg, Va. June 30,1864

Fox, Patrick- private January 1, 1863 . Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Captured at Mine Run, Va. May 12, 1864 . Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. February 1865 . Received at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Va., March 12,1865 .

Futral, Solomon- private April 28,1862 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Henry County, Ga. in 1822. Died in Carroll County, Ga. in 1908.)

Futral, W. J.- private April 28,1862 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. December 3, 1863 . Transferred from Rock Island, Ill. for exchange March 2,1865 . (Born in Ga. September 5,1843.)

Gary, F. F.- private October 30,1862 . Substitute for Y. F. Gray. Died February 12,1863 .

Giles, John L.- private April 28,1862 . Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant. Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him on extra duty with brigade. No later record.

Glass, Samuel E.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 2d Battn. Ga. Inf. April 20,1861 . Discharged, disability, at Norfolk, Va. January 3,1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 28, 1862 . Discharged, disability, near Norfolk, Va. August 5, 1862 .

Grantham, John- private August 4,1862 . Substitute for John B. Bostwick. Died of disease at Howard Grove, Richmond, Va., October 1, 1862 .

Gray, A. W.- private April 28,1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant in 1862 . Died of disease in camp near Richmond, Va. August 9, 1862 .

Gray, J. S.- private April 28,1862 . Discharged, disability, December 31, 1862 .

Gray, Y. F.- private April 28,1862 . Discharged, furnished F.F. Gary as substitute, October 30,1862 .

Guest, Thomas- private April 28, 1862 . Captured near Harper's Farm, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. in 1865 .

Hale, A. J.- private April 28,1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 .

Hammond, W. W.- private April 28, 1862 . Roll for October 31, 1862 , bears remark .- "Not a member of company." Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 6th Regiment Ga. State Guards Inf. August 4, 1863 . Roll for January 31,1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Hardaway, Jason A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 45th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 4,1862 . Transferred to Co. A, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. in 1863 . Wounded in left arm and leg, resulting in paralysis, in Virginia, June 1, 1863 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 28,1865 . (Born in Ga. February 23,1839.)

Hardaway, Thomas Jefferson- private April 28,1862 . Wounded in both legs and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 5, 1863 . Paroled at Hammond U. S. General Hospital at Point Lookout, Md. in 1864 . Received at City Point, Va. for exchange March 6, 1864 . Pension records show he was home on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Monroe County, Ga. August 4,1836. Died at Milner, Ga. March 15, 1915.)

Harlan, Zachariah R. (or Harlain)- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 , necessitating amputation of left arm at Winder Hospital, Richmond, Va., in 1862 . Discharged, disability, at Richmond, Va. December 15, 1862 . (Born in Ga. December 22,1843.)

Hawkins, Edwin- private April 28, 1862 . Died of disease at Winchester, Va. October 9,1862 .

Henley, Wiley S.- private April 28,1862 . Captured at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Paroled at Fort McHenry, Md. and sent to Fortress Monroe, Va. for exchange October 13, 1862 .Elected 2d Lieutenant. Wounded in right shoulder at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Pension records show he was at home, disabled, close of war. (Born in Ga. April 1,1835. Died in Butts County, Ga. August 18,1909.)

Hensler, William L.-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 2d Battn. Ga. Inf. April 20, 1861 . Appointed Chief Musician May 14, 1861 . No record of transfer or discharge. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 28, 1862 . Appointed Regimental Chief Musician June 12, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Howard, J. W.- private April 28, 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant February 27,1863 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Jinks, Isaac W.- private April 28, 1862 . Contracted lung trouble in 1864 . Discharged February 1865 . (Born in Butts County, Ga. August 9,1835.)

Jinks, James M.- private April 28, 1862 . Died of disease in camp near Richmond, Va. August 15,1862 .

Kelly, J. J.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Captured at Harper's Farm, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 28,1865 .

Kilgore, Jonathan N. (or Johnson N.)- private April 28,1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was paroled at Danville, Va. hospital in 1865 . (Born in Ga. Died in Carroll County, Ga. October 7,1924.)

Latta, John P.- Enlisted as a private in Co. C, l3th Regiment Ga. Inf. July 8, 1861 . Discharged, disability, at Savannah, Ga. February 11, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 4,1863 .

Latta, William T.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded in right leg, necessitating amputation below knee, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Captured at Williamsport, Md. July 14, 1863 . Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. and transferred to City Point, Va. for exchange, March 20,1864 . Pension records show he was at home on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. January 13,1839. Died in Spalding County, Ga. October 16,1914.)

Lindsay, D. S.- private April 28, 1862 . At home on sick furlough October 31,1862 . No later record.

Maddox, B. F.- private May 7, 1862 . In 1st Division General Hospital, Camp Winder, Richmond, Va., June 30-August 31, 1863 . No later record.

Maddox, W. J.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Died, result amputation of leg, in General Hospital #2, at Richmond, Va., June 18,1863 .

Mangham, J. T.- private April 28,1862 . Died in General Hospital at Camp Winder, Richmond, Va., May 14, 1863 .

Martin, W. E.- private April 28,1862 . Admitted to Huguenot Springs Hospital on account of debility April 19, 1863 . No later record.

Mason, J. E. B.- private April 28, 1862 . Died of bronchitis in Howard Grove Hospital at Richmond, Va. October 1, 1862 .

McClelland, Thomas Bell- private April 28, 1862 . Pension records show he was at home on sick furlough March 15, 1865 , to close of war. (Born in Talbot County, Ga. July 19, 1835. Died at Flovilla, Ga. September 24,1919.)

McKneeley, W. G.- private April 28, 1862 . Discharged on account of complete deafness February 19,1863 .

Moore, Alexander W.- Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 2d Regiment Ga. Cavalry March 19, 1862 . Transferred to Co. A, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 10, 1862 . Appointed Chaplain, P.A.C.S., to rank from August 5, 1862 , and ordered to report to l4th Regiment Ga. Inf. Relieved from duty with l4th Regiment January 16, 1864 , and ordered to report to Holcomb's Legion South Carolina for assignment. Transferred to Post duty at Greenville, S. C. January 29,1865 . No later record.

Moore, F. L.- private April 28,1862 . Died November 11,1862 .

Musgrove, H. T. D.- private April 28, 1862 . Died near Fredericksburg, Va. February 5,1863 .

Nixon, C. J.- private April 28, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. March 15,1863 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Nutt, S. D.- private April 28,1862 . Roll for October 31,1862 , only roll on which borne, shows him present.

Owen, E. A.- private April 28, 1862 . Appointed Regimental Musician April 28,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born at Athens, Ga. September 8,1845.)

Oxford, George W.- private April 28, 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant; 1st Sergeant November 1862 . Wounded in right leg and left hip at Gettysburg, Pa., July 3, 1863 . Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant December 12, 1863 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Johnson's Island, O. June 19, 1865 . (Born in Henry County, Ga. January 28,1839.)

Packett, J. O.- private April 28,1862 . Died of disease in camp near Richmond, Va. August 30, 1862 .

Parker, George H.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded in left thigh at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 5, 1865 . (Born in Ga. November 15, 1842.)

Parks, Fleming- private September 25, 1862 . Substitute for M. D. Smith. Detailed nurse in Knoxville, Tenn. hospital in 1864 , and captured there January 10,1864 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and released April 8,1864 .

Phillips, Joseph- private April 28,1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 .

Phillips, William Parks- private April 28, 1862 . On detail as wardmaster in General Hospital #9, at Richmond, Va. February 28,1865 . No later record.

Powell, Thomas H.- private September 19,1863 . Wounded in thigh and neck. Pension records show he was on detail at Macon, Ga. March 1,1865 . (Born in Richmond County, Ga. in 1845.)

Pritchett, T. J.- private April 28, 1862 . Appears last on roll for October 31,1862 .

Pullen, J. G.- private April 28,1862 . Died of disease July 12, 1864 .

Ramsey, W. A.- private May 1862 . Killed at Strawberry Plains, Tenn. August 1862 .

Savage, George W.- private April 28, 1862 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Simmons, S. T.- private April 28, 1862 . Roll from October 31, 1863 to February 29,1864 bear remark, "Supposed to have died."

Sims, E. L.- private April 28,1862 .

Slaton, Samuel J.- private April 28, 1862 . Transferred to Co. B, 30th Regiment Ga. Inf. June 19, 1862 . Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865 .

Smith, M. D.- private April 28, 1862 . Discharged, furnished Fleming Parks as substitute, September 25,1862 .

Smith, S. H. private April 28, 1862 . Appears last on roll for October 31,1862 , with remark .- "Home, sick furlough."

Spruce, J. O.- private April 28,1862 . Died of disease at Winchester, Va. July 1863 .

Spruce, Marcus Daniel- private April 28, 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant December 12, 1863 . Captured at Burkeville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 19, 1865 . (Born in Spalding County, Ga. August 3,1837.)

Thompson, S. W.- private April 28,1862 .

Tidwell, F. M.- private May 11, 1863 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Lincoln General Hospital, Washington, D. C., June 12,1865 .

Tollerson, Burrell M.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Sent to Winder Hospital at Richmond, Va. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 1,1863 . Enlisted in 3d Maryland U. S. Cavalry at Fort Delaware, Del. September 22,1863 .

Tucker, R. H.- private April 28, 1862 . On detached duty as shoemaker at Atlanta, Ga. February 1864 -February 1865 . No later record.

Vickers, Jacob- private April 28,1862 . Wounded in both hips and spinal column, permanently disabled at Gettysburg, Pa., July 3, 1863 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. No later record. (Born in Ga. June 29,1829. Died October 8,1899.)

Vickers, W. H.- private April 28, 1862 . Sent from Bermuda Hundred, Va. to Washington, D. C. April 6, 1865 ; remark .- "Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and furnished transportation to Springfield, Ill."

Wall, Moses R.- private April 28, 1862 . Wounded through breast at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Died from wounds near thexe September 29,1862 .

Weems, Jason H.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 2d Battn. Ga. Inf. June 1,1861 . Transferred to Co. A, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 28, 1862 . Appointed Regimental Musician August 5, 1862 . Admitted to General Hospital #17, at Richmond, Va. November 19, 1862 . No later record. Died in Henry County, Ga. December - 4,1913. Buried at Hampton, Ga

Weldon, J. S. (or Welden)- private April 28,1862 . Appointed Musician April 1862 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Wright, Nathan- private April 28,1862 . Roll for February 28,1865, last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

 

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY B, 53d REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

C. S. A.

NEWTON COUNTY, GEORGIA

SOUTH RIVER FARMERS

Sims, Thomas W.- Captain May 1, 1862 . Elected Major October 27, 1862 . Resigned, disability, October 28, 1863. Chestnut, Charles G.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 25,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1, 1862 ; Captain October 27,1862 . Killed at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 .

Allen, George W.- 2d Lieutenant May 1, 1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant October 27, 1862 . Killed at Campbell Station, Tenn. November 16,1863 .

Phillips, Andrew J.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 27,1861 . Appointed Corporal. Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant of Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 ; 2d Lieutenant 'October 27,1862 ; 1st Lieutenant December 1,1863 ; Captain October 19,1864 .

Avery, Thomas R.- 1st Sergeant May 1, 1862 . Wounded in foot, leg amputated below knee, at Knoxville, Tenn. November 17, 1863 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Paroled October 1, 1864 .

Lummas, William D.- 2d Sergeant May 1,1862 . Transferred in 1862.

Crowell, Alfred H.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll for April 25, 1862 , last on file, shows present. Mustered out in 1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant of Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1, 1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 .

Craig, Ira Horton-4th Sergeant May 1,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Knight, George W. R.- Appointed 5th Sergeant of Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant of Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 ; 4th Sergeant December 1862 . Wounded, leg permanently disabled at Campbell Station, Tenn., November 16, 1863 . Admitted to Ocmulgee Hospital at Macon, Ga. on account of gunshot wound near ankle joint, causing loss of motor in leg and ankle, July 15, 1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, permanently disabled. At home, wounded, close of war. (Born in Ga. August 5,1841.)

Thompson, David A., Sr.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Appointed 1st Corporal of Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 ; 2d Sergeant December 1863 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 30,1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1838. Died in Newton County, Ga. June 27,1921.)

Presson, John A. 2d Corporal May 1, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Died from wounds July 15,1863 .

Stallings, F. M. (or F. W.)-3d Corporal May 1,1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 1863 .

Thompson, D. C. 4th Corporal May 1,1862 . Killed at Cold Harbor, Va. June 10,1864 .

Allen, Samuel- private May 1,1862 .

Avery, John J.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Discharged, disability, October 29, 1861 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1, 1862 .

Avery, John Thomas- private May 1,1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant December 1863 . Transferred in 1864 .

Bailey, D. D.- private May 1,1862 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 1863 .

Baty, David D. (or Batey)-Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated December 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 . Wounded in left hip at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . Detailed teamster October 1864 . Paroled in Virginia in 1865 . (Born in Ga. April 5, 1841.)

Baty, John- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 .

Bell, Thomas Jeff-Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 .

Bishop, Charles- private May 1, 1862 . Detailed in Winder Hospital at Richmond, Va. October 1862 . Booth, Thomas Y.- private May 1, 1862 . Died in hospital in 1864 .

Bowden, J. T.- private May 1,1862 . Died of disease at Richmond, Va.

Brooks, Robert J.- private May 1,1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. July 21, 1862 .

Burns, James Leroy- private May 1, 1862 . Died of measles near Richmond, Va. August 1,1862 .

Burns, T. J.- private May 1862 . Died in 1862 .

Cawthon, Arch B.- private January 12, 1864 . Wounded, left leg permanently disabled at Wilderness, Va., May 6, 1864 . Pension records show he was in Griffin, Ga. hospital April 1865 . Paroled there in 1865 . (Born in Henry County, Ga. December 10, 1841.)

Cawthon, Jesse Monroe- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded in right leg, developed gangrene, at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . In Richmond, Va. hospital three months. Furloughed home, disabled by wounds. (Born in Ga. February 4,1836. Died in Greene County, Ga. August 24,1917.)

Cawthon, Thomas J.- private May 1,1862 . Appointed 2d Sergeant. Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 .

Cawthon, William A.- private May 1, 1862 . Permanently disabled.

Cawthon, W. B.- private May 1,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. March 9,1863 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Chestnut, David E.- private May 1, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1841. Died in Newton County, Ga. May 22,1926.)

Clark, Robert W.- private May 1, 1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal December 1863 ; 2d Corporal June 1864 . Wounded in right arm, developed gangrene, at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. Pension records show he was on detached service at Washington, Ga. close of war. (Born in Ga. February 1,1845.)

Clarke, Hiram B.- Appointed 3d Corporal of Co. H, 30th Regiment Ga. Inf. September 25, 1861 . Transferred to Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 ; to Co. C, August 1,1862 . Paroled at Burkeville Junction, Va. April 14-17, 1865 .

Cowan, Alfred J.- private May 1, 1862 . Died at LaGrange, Ga. December 23,1863 . Buried there in Stonewall Cemetery.

Cowan, Alfred L.- private . Died of measles at Richmond, Va.

Cowan, Henry R.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1, 1862 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him present. Received by Provost Marshal General, Army of the Potomac, from Bermuda Hundred, Va. April 1,1865 , where he had taken oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. same day. Sent to Colonel T. Ingraham, P.M.G., April 5,1865 . Received at Washington, D. C. April 6,1865 , and furnished transportation to Springfield, Ill.

Cowan, John P.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was paroled in Virginia in 1865 . (Born in Ga. September 12,1843.)

Cowan, Samuel J.- private May 1,1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant December 11, 1863 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 2, 1864 . Elected 2d Lieutenant October 19,1864 .

Cowan, William A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 3d Battalion Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 25, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 . Died of measles at Richmond, Va. July 30,1862 .

Crowell, Churchwell A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 25, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 . Wounded through body, at Harper's Farm, Va., April 6, 1865 . Died from wounds in hospital at Burkeville Junction, Va. April 6, 1865 .

Duncan, John A.- private May 1, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. December 4, 1863 . Released at Rock Island, Ill. June 18,1865 .

Eddleman, David J.- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 .

Eddleman, J. C.- private May 1,1862 . Discharged, furnished Benjamin F. Rowden as substitute, August 1, 1862 .

Eddleman, W. B.- private May 1, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. June 22,1863 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Elliott, George Robert-Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 42d Regiment Ga. Inf. March 4, 1862 . Transferred to Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for Samuel L. McNair, November 8, 1863 . Wounded at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . Died of wounds November 4,1864 .

Evans, Frank- private May 1,1862 .

Evans, H. H.- private May 15, 1864 . Wounded at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 .

Evans, J. M.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded at Berryville, Va. September 22,1864 .

Evans, William H.- private March 18,1864 . Wounded through breast and shoulder at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864 . Furloughed home from hospital. Never able to return. Died May 4, 1889.

Floyd, R. T.- private May 1, 1862 . Died of measles at Richmond, Va. August 3,1862 .

Gardner, James S.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Contracted malarial fever October 1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1, 1862 . Sent home, sick with pneumonia, April 1863 . Remained in Covington, Ga. hospital until after surrender. Died from effects of disease contracted in service, July 12,1867.

Gardner, John- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1843.)

Gideons, W. C.- private May 1,1862 . Furloughed in Virginia, permanently disabled by erysipelas, May 18, 1863 . (Born June 1, 1832.)

Grant, Benjamin F.- private May 1,1862 . Deserted at Greenville, Tenn. March 31, 1864 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Knoxville, Tenn. June 23,1864 . Sent to Jeffersonville, Ind. June 24,1864 . (Born in Alabama in 1842.)

Grant, William P.- private May 1,1862 . Died at Lynchburg, Va. February 13, 1863 . Buried there in Confederate Cemetery. No.1, 3d Line-Lot 195-Christian's.

Griffin, J. S.- private May 1,1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . Exchanged. On extra duty January 1865 .

Harper, Bennett-Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 . Absent without leave February 1865 .

Harvey, James S.- private May 1,1862 . Captured near Appomattox, Va. April 6,1865 . Died offever at Point Lookout, Md. June 1865 .

Harvey, William Weldon- private May 1, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal in 1862 . Died of measles in camp near Richmond, Va. July 23,1862 .

Hays, James L. P. -private May 1, 1862 . Wounded, left arm permanently disabled at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863 . (Born in Ga. May 10, 1839.)

Hays, W. Harrison- private May 1,1862 .

Henderson, Samuel Joseph- private May 1,1862 . Transferred to Co. A, Cobb's Legion Ga. Inf. October 2, 1862 ; to Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. Sharpshooters in 1863 . Severely wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . Discharged, disability, August l, 1864 . (Born in Jasper County, Ga. April 18, 1844. Died at Confederate Soldiers Home, Atlanta, Ga., June 28, 1931. Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Marietta, Ga.)

Hinkle, Elijah (or Hincle)- private February 17, 1864 . Wounded at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Left near Strasburg, Va. and captured in 1864 .

Hooten, E. M.- private May 1,1862 . Discharged July 27,1864 .

Humphries, Ledford- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded in arm, resulting in amputation below elbow, at Cold Harbor, Va. June 27, 1862 . (Born in Ga. January 23, 1831.)

Jenkins, John- private May 1,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va.

Johnson, Samuel- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded through hip and side, at Cold Harbor, Va., June 27, 1862 . Roll for January -February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave since January 1, 1863 . Pension records show he was permanently disabled by disease and wounds and was at home on furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. January 14,1837.)

Joiner, Henry T.- private May 1, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. August 7,1862 .

Jones, A. A. (or A. G.)- private May 1,1862 . Wounded, permanently disabled and captured at Knoxville, Tenn., November 29, 1863 .

Jones, H. A.- private May 3,1864 . Detailed guard in Division Commissary Dept. February 1865 .

Jones, Ive A.- private May l, 1862 . Wounded, permanently disabled and captured at Knoxville, Tenn., November 29,1863.

Jordan, Daniel I.- private May 1,1862 . Deserted en route to Chattanooga, Tenn. September 14, 1863 .

Jordan, L. P.- private May 1,1862 .

King, William H.- private May 1, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. July 30, 1862 .

Laird, Richard W.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded through left hand and permanently disabled at Wilderness, Va., May 6, 1864 . Wounded in train wreck in N. C., resulting in severe injury to spine, while returning to command from furlough. (Born in Ga. April 7,1830. Died December 27,1899.)

Lee, O. H.- private January 12,1864 . Died of smallpox, in Russellville, Tenn. hospital February 1864 .

Loyd, George W.- Appointed 3d Corporal of Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1, 1862 . Wounded May 1863 . On detached service in Brigade Quartermaster Dept. February 1865 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Loyd, John W.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1, 1862 . Transferred in 1863 .

Lummas, James A.- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Salem Church, Va. June 2,1864 .

Lummas, James William- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Lummas, John G.- private May 1,1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 .

Lummas, Robert- private May 1, 1862 . Discharged September 3, 1862 .

Mabry, Rufus J.- private May 1,1862 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Newton County, Ga. in 1843. Died in Clayton County, Ga. August 6, 1915.)

Mabry, William P.- private May 1,1862 . Killed at Fredericksburg, Va. December 13,1862 .

Maddox, C. F.- private May 1, 1862 . Died from disease contracted in service December 13,1898.

Maddox, George T.- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at High Bridge, Va. April 6,1865 .

Maddox, Henry R. private May 1,1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 . Appointed 4th Corporal August 1, 1864 . Captured at Harper's Farm, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 29,1865 . (Born in Newton County, Ga. November 1833.)

Maddox, John Clark- private May 1, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Newton County, Ga. January 24, 1839. Died in Butts County, Ga. April 26, 1913 or 1914.)

Maddox, T. D.- private January 12,1864 . Pension records show, he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Newton County, Ga. December 6,1845.)

Martin, A. A. (Sam)- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 .

Martin, William- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Maxwell, Lucius- private May 1862 . Wounded at Petersburg, Va. April 2,1865 .

McBride, John W.- private May 1, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

McCrary, T. J.- private May 1, 1862 . Transferred to Co. F, September 24, 1862 .

McDonald, John H.- private May 1,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va.

McDonald, Young- private September 1, 1862 . Wounded in left hand, necessitating amputation of little finger, at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Ga. March 7, 1827. Died in Fulton County, Ga. December 9,1917.)

McKown, John A.- private May 1,1862 . Discharged at Richmond, Va. August 5,1862 .

McNair, Samuel Lawson- private May 1, 1862 . Transferred to Co. E, 42d Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for George Robert Elliott, November 8, 1863 . Wounded in left thigh at Kinston, N. C. March 14, 1865 . Captured in Raleigh, N. C. hospital April 13, 1865 .

Moss, Frank- private May 1, 1862 .

Moss, James L.- private May 1,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. June 25,1864 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Moss, Wiley J.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1, 1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 .

Mote, Riley (or Moat)- private May 1, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. December 6, 1863 . Imprisoned at Louisville, Ky. and Rock Island, Ill., and transferred from latter place for exchange February 25, 1865 . Received at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Va., March 5, 1865 . Admitted to Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. March 6, 1865 , and furloughed for 30 days March 8,1865 . (Born in Butts County, Ga. in 1840. Died at Macon, Ga. September 5,1923.)

O'Bright, Albert- private May 1, 1862 . Appointed Musician June 18,1862 .

Orr, S. T.- private May 1, 1862 . Discharged, furnished L. D. Whitehead as substitute, September 1, 1862 . (Born in Ga. August 6, 1833. Died in Henry County, Ga. in 1907.)

Parker, W. S.- private May 1862 . Pension records show he was discharged, disability, in 1864 . (Born in Henry County, Ga. in 1833.)

Perry, Alfred N.- private May 1,1862 . Discharged, disability, September 5,1862 . Died in Henry County, Ga. in 1872.

Perry, G. B.- private May 1, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. August 12, 1862 .

Perry, Harrison J.- private May 1, 1862 . Died of measles at Richmond, Va. August 4,1862 .

Phillips, John B.- private August 20, 1862 . Transferred from Cobb's Ga. Legion August 20, 1862 . (Not on rolls this Legion.) Appointed 3d Corporal July 1,1864 .

Piper, Alexander H.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded, right arm permanently disabled at Cold Harbor, Va., June 3, 1864 . (Born in Ga. March 20, 1841. Died in Newton County, Ga. in 1910.)

Piper, John F.- private May 1,1862 . Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . Released at Fort Delaware, Del. February 1865 .(Born in Newton County, Ga. February 24, 1837. Died there in 1905.)

Piper, Zaddock (or Zadock)-Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll for April 25, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 . Detailed Commissary February 1864 . Pension records show he was furloughed for 30 days March 1865 . Could not reach command due to intervention of enemy. (Born in Ga. in 1840.)

Prickett, B. F.- private May 1, 1862 . Absent without leave October 1864 .

Rape, Allen-See private Co. F.

Rape, M. A.- See private Co. F.

Reeves, Thomas J.- private May 1,1862 . Wounded in breast at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Wounded through jaw, resulting in loss of sight in left eye, at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Pension records show he was on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. May 1, 1842.)

Roberts, Richard F. G.- private May 9, 1864 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 17, 1865 . (Born in Greene County, Ga. May 25, 1847.)

Rooks, A. J.- private May 1, 1862 .

Rooks, W. J.- private May 1, 1862 . Detailed butcher August 1864 .

Rowden, Benjamin F.- private August 1, 1862 . Substitute for J. C. Eddleman. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 . Disabled by disease contracted in prison. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. in 1865 . (Born in Ga. September 16,1822.)

Savage, Braxton (or Branton)- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 . Died of wounds in hospital.

Savage, James- private May 1, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. August 10,1862 .

Skinner, J. H.- private May 1, 1862 . Permanently disabled by wounds and detailed nurse in Griffin, Ga. hospital December 1863 . Transferred to Augusta, Ga. hospital in 1865 . (Born in Butts County, Ga. August 1,1842.)

Smith, William T.- private in 1862 . Pension records show he was discharged in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 3d Regiment Ga. Reserve Inf. May 17, 1864 . Furloughed for 20 days March 1865 . (Born in North Carolina in 1831.)

Sparks, James A.- private May 1, 1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant December 19,1864 .

Stallworth, E. W.- private May 1,1862 . Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Stewart, John Thomas- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded, left arm permanently disabled at Gettysburg, Pa., July 2, 1863 . Appointed 5th Sergeant December 1, 1863 . Wounded in right side at Cold Harbor, Va. June 3, 1864 . Captured January 25, 1865 . Paroled at Farmville, Va. April 11-21,1865 . (Born in Ga. March 24, 1830.)

Stewart, J. Riley- private May 1,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va.

Stewart, Leroy H.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 . Appointed 1st Corporal December 1863 . Died at Petersburg, Va. July 7, 1864 .

Stewart, T. A.- private May 1,1862 . Wounded and captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 .

Stewart, W. T.- private May 1,1862 . Wounded and captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 .

Stroud, Manson- private May 1,1862 . Detailed Brigade teamster February 1864 . (Died November 8,1897.)

Stroud, W. T.- private May 9, 1864 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. July 1, 1865 .

Thompson, Jeptha J.- private May 1, 1862 . Died of measles at Richmond, Va. August 8,1862 .

Thompson, John- private May 1, 1862 . Discharged August 9, 1862 .

Thompson, John A.- private May 1,1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal December 1863 ; 1st Corporal June 1864 . Wounded through thumb of left hand necessitating amputation, at Winchester, Va., September 19,1864 . (Born in Ga. August 4,1830.)

Thompson, John T.- Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant of Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 ; 2d Lieutenant October 26, 1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 .

Thompson, Joseph W.- private October 21, 1863 . Detailed in Pioneer Corps February 1864 .

Thompson, J. R. (or J. U.)- private May 1,1862 .

Thompson, Robert Henry- private May 1, 1862 . Detailed in Pioneer Corps February 1864 .

Thompson, S. Y.- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 .

Thompson, William J.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant October 27, 1862 ; 2d Lieutenant December 1863 . Wounded in left arm at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1,1864 . Elected 1st Lieutenant October 19,1864 . Captured at Amelia Court House, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 30, 1865 . (Born in Ga. May 26, 1840.)

Upshaw, J. M.- private May 1,1.862.

Wallace, H. Thomas (or Wallis)- private May 1,1862 . Transferred to Co. E, August 15,1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 14,1862 , and captured there September 28,1862 . Exchanged at Aiken's Landing, Va. November 10,1862 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, in hospital. (Born in Ga. June 27, 1828.)

Warren, James- private May 1, 1862 . Transferred to Co. E, in 1862 . Died of measles and pneumonia at Richmond, Va. December 30,1862 .

Welch, G. W.- private May 1, 1862 . Discharged, account of hypertrophy of heart, July 27,1864 . (Born in Ga. June 1833.)

Welch, Whitfield B.- See private Co. F.

Whitehead, L. D.- private September 1, 1862 . Substitute for S. T. Orr. Absent without leave January 1865 .

Wilson, H. F.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . Died from wounds.

Wilson, R. A.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded in right hip. Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released July 1,1865 . (Born in Butts County, Ga. December 5,1842.)

Wood, John L. G.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 . Appointed Regimental Drummer February 1864 . Pension records show he was at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . (Born in Ga.)

Woodruff, George W.- private May 1, 1862 . Died from congestive chill at Fredericksburg, Va. April 1,1863 , or 1864 .

Woodruff, R. F.- private May 1, 1862 . Absent without leave January 1865 .

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY C, 53d REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

C. S. A.

FAYETTE COUNTY, GEORGIA

FAYETTE PLANTERS

Marshburn, Samuel W.- Captain May 1, 1862 . Wounded at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . Died from wounds in General Hospital at Harrisonburg, Va. November 15,1864 .

McLucas, Daniel-1st Lieutenant May 1, 1862 . Elected Captain November 15, 1864 . Resigned February 1865 .

Glower, William Thornton-2d Lieutenant May 1, 1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant November 15, 1864 ; Captain in 1865 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . Released in 1865 .

Baird, William-Jr.2d Lieutenant May 1, 1862 . Wounded, left shoulder permanently disabled at Wilderness, Va., May 6,1864 . Elected 2d Lieutenant November 15,1864 . Pension records show he was unable for further service. (Born in Madison County, Ga. October 1,1827. Died August 26,1902.)

Parker, William C.- 1st Sergeant May 1, 1862 . Appointed Commissary Sergeant. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1835.)

Harrison, Larkin-2d Sergeant May 1, 1862 . Wounded in left arm, necessitating amputation below elbow, and captured at Fort Sanders, Knoxville, Tenn., November 15, 1863 .

McElwaney, Owen Leroy-3d Sergeant May 1, 1862 . Died of disease in Mount Jackson, Va. hospital October 12, 1862 .

Jackson, Mathew E. 4th Sergeant May 1,1862 .

Mann, Joel G.- 5th Sergeant May 1, 1862 . Lost sight in left eye, result of typhoid pneumonia, near Fredericksburg, Va. in 1863 . Reduced to ranks October 1,1864 . Pension records show he was at home on sick furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. March 10, 1834.)

Brooks, John R.- 1st Corporal May 1,1862 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1,1864 . Released at Elmira, N. Y. June 16, 1865 . (Served six months in Ga. State Troops in 1861 .) (Born in Henry County, Ga. in 1843.)

McEachern, Archibald-2d Corporal May 1,1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant February 1863 .

Vassels, Thomas J.- 3d Corporal May 1, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. March 4,1863 .

Pyle, James M.- 4th Corporal May 1, 1862 . Wounded February 1864 . Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. August 16,1864 .

Adams, John- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded and captured.

All, George A.- private May 1, 1862 . Pension records show he was paroled at Richmond, Va. in 1865 .

Austen, James M. (or Austin)- private May 1, 1862 . Discharged, furnished James Ward as substitute, May 5,1863 .

Baker, Robert- private May 1, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 . Died of disease at Rock Island, Ill. Buried there.

Baker, William- private May 1,1862 . Wounded through body and permanently disabled at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . (Born in Ga. January 15,1835.)

Banks, Jacob B. (Jake)- private May 7, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Transferred from C. S. A. General Hospital at Danville, Va., to Atlanta, Ga. on account of wounds, June 16, 1863 . Died from wounds while home on furlough July 1863 .

Banks, Kenion (Kennion)- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Died from wounds May 7, 1863 .

Banks, Sanford- private May 1, 1862 . Absent without leave March 1864 .

Banks, Warren L.- private May 1,1862 . Discharged September 24, 1862 . (Born January 30, 1832. Died September 22, 1911.)

Blackburn, James- private May 1,1862 . Captured March 1864 .

Blalock, William (Billie)- private May 1, 1862 . Appointed Drummer June 1862 . Discharged, under-age, October 26, 1863. Died at Milledgeville, Ga. January 10,1884.

Bonds, Nathan S.- private May 1,1862 . Died with measles in camp near Richmond, Va. July 20,1862 . Buried on battlefield.

Bottoms, Aaron L.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 30th Regiment Ga. Inf. September 25, 1861 . Transferred to Co. C, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for Andrew J. Cox, May 20, 1862 . Died in General Hospital #1, at Lynchburg, Va. February 14,1863 Buried there in Confederate Cemetery, No. 3, 4th Line, Lot 191- College.

Boyd, William Hugh- private May 1,1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 . Died of wounds at Richmond, Va. June 12,1863 .

Bradberry, Joseph H.- private May 1,1862 . Died of measles near Fredericksburg, Va. April 26,1863 .

Braswell, William F.- private in 1862 . Died of measles August 1862 .

Brogden, James M.- private May 1, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Brown, James H.- private May 1,1862 . Discharged, furnished James H. Hutchinson as substitute, July 21,1862 .

Brown, Joseph H.- private May 1,1862 . Died of chronic diarrhoea contracted in service, in Haralson County, Ga., September 10, 1888.

Brown, William R.- private May 1,1862 .

Brown, Wilson- private May 1, 1862 . Died in Virginia hospital October 2, 1862 .

Bryant, William J.- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Bull, James Andrew- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded, three inches of clavicle destroyed, resulting in atrophy of muscles about shoulder joint, at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. (Born in Ga. December 16,1836. Died at Senoia, Ga. June 3,1891.)

Carlyle, Willis- private May 1,1862 .

Chambers, James Absalom- private May 1,1862 . On detached service October 1864 .

Chambers, James V.- private February 1, 1864 . Absent without leave October 1864 .

Chambers, Josiah- private .

Chapman, Thomas M.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded February 1863 .

Clark, George W.- private May 1,1862 . Received at Bermuda Hundred, Va. March 19,1865 , where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and was furnished transportation to Washington, D. C.

Clarke, Hiram B.- See private Co. B.

Clarke, William F.- private May 1, 1862 . Absent without leave August 1864 .

Coleman, William- private May 1, 1862 . Absent without leave March 1863 .

Collier, Madison (or Collins)- private September 25, 1861 . Died at Fredericksburg, Va. April 30, 1863 .

Colson, James- private in 1863 . Paroled in 1865 .

Cook, Ace (or Asa)- private May 1,1862 .

Cook, Burton W.- private May 1, 1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 .

Cook, Christopher H. W.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 .

Cook, Isaac J.- private May 1, 1862 . Supposed to have died at Richmond, Va. March 1863 .

Cook, Martin P. (or Marvin P.)- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Cook, Nathan G.- private May 1, 1862 . Sent to hospital October 1862 . Supposed to have died at Culpeper, Va. November 1862 .

Cook, William N.- private May 1, 1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal February 1863 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Contracted smallpox in prison, which settled in back, resulting in disability. Released at Rock Island, Ill. June 18, 1865 . (Born in Ga. October 5,1831.)

Cox, Andrew J.- private May 1,1862 . Transferred to Co. H, 30th Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for Aaron L. Bottoms, June 20, 1862 . Roll for December 31, 1862 , shows him present. No later record.

Creel, Joseph- private May 1,1862 .

Davis, James- private in 1862 . Captured. Released at Camp Douglas, Ill. in 1865 .

Davis, Richard N.- private May 1,1862 . Sent to Culpeper, Va. hospital November 1862 ; supposed to have died.

Deavenport, John C. (or Davenport)- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded in right leg, necessitating amputation below knee, at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 . Died in Fayette County, Ga. in 1902.

Dorman, John A.- private May 1,1862 . Wounded March 1863 .

Dorman, Morgan B.- private August 3, 1863 .

Drennon, John M. V.- private May 1,1862 . Died of typhoid pneumonia in Chimborazo Hospital at Richmond, Va. January 30, 1863 . Body brought home for burial.

Drennon, W. B.- private May 1, 1862 .

East, Cicero H. K.- private May 1, 1862 . Died at Leesburg, Va. September 1, 1862 .

English, John W.- private May 1, 1862 . Died of fever in camp near Richmond, Va. July 25, 1862 .

Farrer, Drewry (or Farrar)- private May 1, 1862 . Captured at Farmville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 25,1865 . (Born in Henry County, Ga. September 7, 1838. Died in Fayette County, Ga. February 12,1898.)

Fitts, John B. (or Fitz)- private May 1, 1862 . Died from measles in hospital near Richmond, Va. August 12, 1862 .

Floyd, John B.- private June 10, 1862 . Substitute for Alvin F. Guice.

Fuller, James F.- private May 1,1862 . Deserted October 1863 .

Ganus, David- private May 1, 1862 . Died in General Hospital at Camp Winder, Richmond, Va., December 23, 1863 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Glass, William- private May 1, 1862 . Appointed Commissary Sergeant May 1, 1862 .

Godbee, William A.- private May 1, 1862 . Ruptured in Virginia in 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. December 4, 1863. Released at Rock Island, Ill. in 1865 . (Born March 6,1840.)

Goodwin, Joel G.- private May 1,1862 . Captured September 1864 . Died at Richmond, Va. May 8, 1865 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Green, Roderick C. (or Robert C.)- private May 1,1862 . Died of measles at Richmond, Va. July or October 10, 1862 .

Guice, Alvin F.- private May 1,1862 . Discharged, furnished John B. Floyd as substitute, June 10, 1862 .

Guice, William- private May 1, 1862 . Contracted small-pox April 2, 1863 . Discharged, disability, March 25, 1864 . (Born in Lincoln County, Ga. January 25, 1830.)

Haisten, Alexander M. H.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded, shoulder disabled, and captured at Cedar Creek, Va., October 19, 1864 . Sent to Camp Winder Hospital at Richmond, Va. in 1864 . Remained four months. Hemorrhaged from pneumonia. Unfit for further duty. (Born in Ga. January 21, 1843. Died in Fayette County, Ga. in 1912.)

Haisten, William M.- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Hale, Josiah- private May 1, 1862 .

Harrell, Elijah- private May 20, 1862 . Substitute for John Harrell.

Harrell, John- private May 1, 1862 . Discharged, furnished Elijah Harrell as substitute, May 20, 1862 .

Harrell, William T.- private May 1, 1862 . Died in Ga. February 28, 1864 .

Harrison, James H.- private May 1,1862 . Wounded and disabled at Deep Bottom, Va. August 16, 1864 .

Hartley, Herod C.- private May 1,1862 . Died at Lynchburg, Va. July 18, 1864 . Buried there in Confederate Cemetery No.1, 2d Line, Lot 194-Christian's.

Harwell, W. T.- private May 1,1862 .

Head, Benjamin F.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded September 1864 . Appointed 5th Sergeant October 1864 ; 3d Sergeant December 19, 1864 . Captured at Farmville (or High Bridge,) Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 25, 1865 .

Henderson, Ross Marion (or Marion Ross)- private May 1, 1862 . Pension records show he was overcome by heat on forced march near Petersburg, Va. July 4, 1864 . Discharged, disability, August 1864 . (Born in Ga. October 16,1827.)

Henderson, Thomas J.- private May 1, 1862 . Died at Fredericksburg, Va. December 2, 1862 .

Herod, Nathan McDonald- private May 1, 1862 . Furloughed September 1862 . Deserted.

Holt, David H.- private June 21, 1863 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864 . Transferred to Elmira, N. Y. July 12, 1864 ; thence to Point Lookout, Md., where he was exchanged October 9, 1864 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Ga. March 16,1844. Died in Campbell County, Ga. August 1920.)

Holt, David N.- private April 18, 1864 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 .

Holt, Thomas- private May 1, 1862 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864 . Sent to Point Lookout, Md. in 1864 . Transferred to Elmira, N. Y. and released June 14, 1865 . (Born in Fayette County, Ga. May 29, 1841. Died there June 17, 1920.)

Hughie, Henry J.- private May 1, 1862 . Discharged, furnished James T. Hughie as substitute, August 1,1862 .

Hughie, James Toliver- private August 1, 1862 . Substitute for Henry J. Hughie. Wounded in 1865 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . Died at Fairburn, Ga. March 8, 1882.

Hutchison, James H. (or Hutcherson)- private July 21, 1862 . Substitute for James H. Brown. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 ; through jaw and neck at Petersburg, Va. June 20, 1864 . Unfit for further service. (Born in Cobb County, Ga. in 1838.)

Jackson, Asa V.- private July 17, 1862 . Died in Stannton, Va. hospital October 15, 1862 . Buried there in Thornrose Cemetery.

Jackson, Elias T.- private May 1,1862 . Died at Atlanta, Ga. January 27, 1863 . Buried there in Oakland Cemetery.

Jackson, Elijah F.- private May 1, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. December 22, 1862 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Jackson, Matthew E.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded through chest and backbone at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Paroled September 1, 1863 . Developed tuberculosis, result of wounds, and died of said disease May 19, 1886.

Jackson, William M.- private May 1, 1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 .

Johnson, John C.- private May 1,1862 . Killed at Petersburg, Va. June 22, 1864 .

Johnson, John J.- private May 1,1862 . Killed at Petersburg, Va. June 22, 1864 .

Johnson, Samuel- private May 1, 1862 . Died in Ga. December 1, 1863 .

Jones, Benjamin F.- private May 1, 1862 .

Jones, B. Parks- private May 1, 1862 . Left wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 4, 1863 .

Jones, Harrison- private May 1, 1862 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released in 1865 . (Born in Clarke County, Ga. November 22, 1828.)

Jones, John, Jr.- private May 1,1862 . Absent without leave March 1863 .

Jones, John, Sr.- private May 1, 1862 .

Jones, John S.- private May 1, 1862 . Captured in Clayton County, Ga. August 31, 1864 . Released May 15, 1865 . Died at Riverdale, Ga. January 24, 1902.

Jones, Robert- private May 1,1862 . Wounded in right shoulder at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Discharged, disability, May 1, 1864 . (Born in Fayette County, Ga. April 15, 1830. Died there March 4, 1913.)

Kilgore, William- private May 1,1862 . Pension records show he contracted typhoid pneumonia in Virginia October 1863 . Fever settled in legs, totally disabling him. (Born in Ga. November 1828.)

Kite, Benjamin S.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Exchanged at City Point, Va. September 23, 1863 . Transferred to Co. E, 27th Regiment Ga. Inf. July 9,1864 . Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865 . (Born in Fayette County, Ga. December 15, 1844.)

Knowles, Joseph T.- private May 1,1862 . Wounded and disabled at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . On detached service on account of disability February 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Lamb, John M.- private May 1,1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant February 1863 . Killed at Berryville, Va. September 3, 1864 .

Lee, Joel D.- private May 1,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Lee, Simeon- private May 1,1862 . Accidentally wounded by wagon April 1, 1863 . Died in camp near Fredericksburg, Va. April 5,1863 . Body brought home for interment.

Lester, John- private May 1, 1862 . Under arrest April 1863 . Deserted from Provost Guard at Fredericksburg, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Lord, Christopher C. (Cullon)- private May 1, 1862 . Died September 24, 1862 .

Lord, Thomas L.- private May 1, 1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal January 7, 1864 ; 4th Sergeant September 1864 .

Lord, William C.- private May 1, 1862 .

Loyd, George P.- private in 1863 . Paroled in Virginia in 1865 .

May, Levi S.- private May 1, 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 .

May, Remus- private May 1, 1862 .

McDonald, Herod- private May l, 1862 .

McEachern, John- private October 11, 1862 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va., June 6, 1864 . Released at Elmira, N. Y. July 7, 1865 .

McLane, Oliver P.- private May 1,1862 . Captured at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 .

McLucas, Andrew- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . Died at Point Lookout, Md.

Mitchell, Henry M., Jr.- private May 1, 1862 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 1865 . (Born in Fayette County, Ga. August 15,1827.)

Mitchell, Henry M., Sr.- private May 1, 1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal October 20,1864 .

Mitchell, Thomas J.- private May 1,1862 . Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. December 4, 1863 . Pension records show he was captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Paroled in 1865 . (Born in Ga. December 16,1830. Died in Fayette County, Ga. January 6, 1913.)

Morgan, Francis- private May 1, 1862 . Died in Hospital #2, at Richmond, Va., April 8,1863 .

Morris, John C.- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Morris, Robert- private May 1,1862 .

Morris, Warren H.- private May 1, 1862 . Absent without leave October 1864 .

Nations, William A.- private May 1,1862 . Died of erysipelas in Richmond, Va. hospital March 4,1863 .

Palmer, Hansford Duncan- private May 1, 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant February 1863 . Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Died from wounds in Gordonsville, Va. hospital June 7, 1864 .

Parrott, Thomas T.- private May 1,1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Died of pneumonia in Hospital #16, at Richmond, Va., May 6, 1863 . Buried there.

Pate, Wiley A.- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Payne, George L.- private April 20, 1864 . Pension records show he was sent to Camp Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va., with measles and diarrhoea, December 1864 . Furloughed for 60 days March 1865 . (Born in DeKalb County, Ga. July 11, 1841.)

Rivers, Robert A.- private May 1,1862 . Transferred to Co. I, l0th Regiment Ga. Inf. August 20,1863 . Appointed Corporal in 1864 . Absent without leave February 1865 . No later record.

Roan, Benjamin Thomas- private September 1862 . Discharged, defective eyesight, in 1862 . Pension records show he enlisted in Co. I, l3th Regiment Ga. Inf. December 1862 . Sent to hospital September 19, 1864 . Captured at Macon, Ga. April 1865 . (Born in Butts County, Ga. in 1835.)

Roberts, Joel- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded in neck. Roll dated August 31-October 31, 1864 , shows him absent sick. Pension records show he was captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April - 6, 1865 . Paroled in 1865 . (Born in 1839. Died of pneumonia in Campbell County, Ga. March 13, 1892.)

Roberts, Joshua- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Petersburg, Va. in 1864 .

Rodgers, Henry M. (or Rogers)- private May 1, 1862 . On detached service February 1863 .

Smith, W. Morgan-Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 27th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 1,1862 . Transferred to Co. C, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. July 9, 1864 . Appointed 2d Corporal September 1864 ; 5th Sergeant October 19,1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him present, a private . No later record.

Speir, Benjamin F. K.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded, arm permanently disabled at Wilderness, Va., May 6, 1864 . (Born in Ga. January 16,1837.)

Speir, John T. (or Spier)-Enlisted as a private in Co. I, l0th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 27, 1861 . Discharged, disability, at Williamsburg, Va. July 2,1861 . Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 1,1862 . Died of pneumonia in Chimborazo Hospital #2, at Richmond, Va. March 7,1863 .

Spence, Wilson- private May 1,1862 . Died, result of measles while home on sick furlough, October 4,1862 .

Spradlin, Joshua- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded, right arm permanently disabled and captured at Knoxville, Tenn., November 29, 1863 . Paroled at Rock Island, Ill. and sent to Point Lookout, Md. for exchange March 22, 1865 . (Born in Ga. July 18, 1838. Died in Cobb County, Ga. August 20,1916.)

Spraggins, John B.- private May 1, 1862 . Wounded at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 .

Sprayberry, D. A.- private May 1,1862 .

Sprights, Daniel- private May 1, 1862 .

Sprights, Louis M.- private May 1,1862 . On detached service at Atlanta, Ga. March 1863 .

Stephens, Thomas- private May 1, 1862 .

Thornton, Hiram H.- private May 1,1862 .

Wadkins, W.- private May 1,1862 . Captured, date and place not given. Died at Camp Douglas, Ill.

Walker, David- private May 1,1862 . Died at Fredericksburg, Va. January 1863 .

Walker, George V.- private July 17,1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal February 1863 ; 4th Sergeant January 7, 1864 . Killed at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 .

Ward, James- private May 5, 1863 . Substitute for James M. Austen.

West, Charles J.- private May 1,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . Died of disease contracted in service, in Campbell County, Ga., July 12, 1884.

West, Seaborn J.- private May 1,1862 . Died August 31,1862 .

West, Windham- private May 1, 1862 . Died at Winchester, Va. October 3,1862 .

Wilder, G. W.- private May 1, 1862 . Lost sight, result of measles and typhoid fever contracted in camp at Andersonville, Ga., July 1864 . (Born in Ga. October 21,1829.)

Willoughby, Harrison J.- private May 1, 1862 . Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 .

Woods, Francis A.- private May 1, 1862 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. December 3, 1863 . Released at Rock Island, Ill. June 20,1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1830.)

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY D, 53d REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

C. S. A.

COWETA AND HEARD COUNTIES

 

Hance, J. W.- Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. D, l9th Regiment Ga. Inf. June 11,1861 ; Captain of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 ; Lieutenant Colonel October 27, 1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 .

Moses, Ansley-Elected Captain of Co. I, 4th Regiment State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 ; Captain October 27, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 12, 1865 . Died from bronchitis contracted in service September 16,1886.

Gordon, I. F. (or J. F.)-Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25,1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 ;1st Lieutenant October 27,1862 . No later record.

Leslie, John J. (or Lessley)-Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Appointed 1st Sergeant December 12,1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Funkstown, Md. July 10,1863 . Died from wounds in Seminary Hospital at Hagerstown, Md. July 22,1863 .

Newnan, J. B.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's) March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 ; 2d Lieutenant October 27, 1862 ; 1st Lieutenant in 1863 . Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 20, 1863 .

Carmical, O. B.- Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. October 27, 1862 ; 1st Lieutenant December 12,1863 . Killed at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 .

Arnall, James M.- Appointed 4th Sergeant of Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Captured at Harper's Farm, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 9,1865 . (Died in Coweta County, Ga. April 2, 1906.)

Young, And. A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25,1861 . Mustered out April 1862. Appointed 2d Sergeant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Captured at Amelia Court House, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 22,1865 .

Endsley, W. P.- 3d Sergeant May 6, 1862 . Absent without leave December 1864 .

Summer, John C.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's) September 2, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant November 29, 1864 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Johnson's Island, O. June 20, 1865 . (Born in Coweta County, Ga. September 30,1837.)

Carmical, D. T.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862. Appointed 5th Sergeant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. December 3, 1863 . Transferred from Rock Island, Ill. to Point Lookout, Md. for exchange. Admitted to General Hospital #9, at Richmond, Va., February 26, 1865 . Sent to Howard Grove, Va. February 27, 1865 . No later record.

Carmical, A. P.- Appointed 1st Corporal of Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25,1861 . Discharged November 19,1861 . Appointed 1st Corporal of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Furloughed, account of disability, January 1865 . Died of tuberculosis contracted in service December 30, 1873.

Connell, Thomas G.- 2d Corporal May 6, 1862 . Left sick and captured at Knoxville, Tenn. December 5,1863 . Sent to Rock Island, Ill., thence to New Orleans, La., where he was exchanged May 23, 1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1831. Died in Carroll County, Ga. November 7,1914.)

Whitlock, J. A.- 3d Corporal May 6, 1862 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 .

Carmical, Robert Y.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's) March 18,1861 . Discharged at Winchester, Va. February 2,1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Absent, wounded, October 31, 1862 . Died near Lynchburg, Va. July 3,1863 . Buried there in Confederate Cemetery. No.1, 5th Line, Lot 192-Christian's.

Perdue, Isham B. (or Isom B.)-Corporal May 6,1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant February 1,1864 ;1st Lieutenant October 17,1864 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Johnson's Island, O. June 19,1865 . (Born in 1830.)

Adcock, George W.- private May 6, 1862 . Pension records show he was severely wounded in right leg and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3,1863 . Paroled at David's Island, N. Y. for exchange. (Born in Ga. in 1839. Died in Carroll County, Ga. June 11,1901.)

Adcock, P. J.- private May 6,1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant. Died at Culpeper, Va. October 25,1862 .

Bailey, David- private May 6,1862 . Wounded February 1864 .

Banks, L. R.- private May 6,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Ga. May 8,1843.)

Banks, W. R.- private May 6,1862 . Discharged May 12,1862 .

Bottoms, G. W.- private May 6, 1862 .

Caldwell, John Dixon- private May 6, 1862 . Captured at Burkeville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 26,1865 . (Born August 7,1835. Died March 28,1903.)

Cole, John N.- private May 6,1862 . Died with fever in Richmond, Va. hospital October 15, 1862 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Cole, William M.- private May 6,1862 . Died near Richmond, Va.

Cruce, Stephen Oliver- private May 6,1862 . Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 .

Daniel, Thomas- private May 6, 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. July 4,1862 .

Entrekin, Thomas N.- private May 6, 1862 . Pension records show he contracted fever in Pennsylvania in 1863 . Sent to Lynchburg, Va. hospital, and was furloughed there in 1863 . Unfit for further service. (Born in Coweta County, Ga. in 1840. Died in Carroll County, Ga. May 14,1912.)

Entrekin, T. T.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Discharged May 16,1862 . Died in Coweta County, Ga. in 1920.

Entrekin, W. T.- private May 6, 1862 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. December 3, 1863 . Transferred from Rock Island, Ill. for exchange March 2,1865 . (Born in Coweta County, Ga. February 17,1828. Died in Cleburne County, Ala., December 11,1904.)

Fleet, J. B.- private May 1,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. August 3,1862 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Goodwyn, Thomas D.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's) March 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal in 1862 . Wounded in finger, necessitating amputation, at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 . Transferred to 2d Co. A, l2th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery, in exchange for William Walden, June 10, 1864 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 12,1865 . (Born in Coweta County, Ga. April 12, 1841. Died in Meriwether County, Ga. in 1905 or 1906.)

Griffin, G. W.- private May 6, 1862 . Wounded February 1864 .

Halman, David- private May 6,1862 . On detached service at Columbus, Ga. October 1863 .

Hendrix, G. (or Hendricks)- private May 6,1862 . Discharged May 16,1862 .

Hendrix, H. W. (or Hendricks)-Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Discharged April 16,1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record. '

Hendrix, James (or Hendricks)-Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25,1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him absent on furlough. No later record.

Hendrix, William W. (or Hendrick)- private July 17, 1864 . Wounded in right arm December 1864 .

Hogan, J. C.- private May 6,1862 . Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 .

Hunnicutt, J. B.- private May 6, 1862 . Discharged May 12, 1862 .

Hunter, N. Y.- private May 6,1862 . Appointed Sergeant. Rolls from October 31, 1863 to December 31, 1864 , shows him absent, sick.

Hunter, W. J.- private May 6,1862 . Discharged June 12,1862 .

Kimball, Nathaniel- private May 6,1862 . Died of pneumonia at Gettysburg, Pa. July 10, 1863 .

Leak, H. F.- private May 6, 1862 . On detached service at Richmond, Va. November 1863 .

Lively, George F.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops November 12, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Wounded February 1964. Captured at Harper's Farm, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 29, 1865 .

Lively, W. R.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25,1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Wounded in left wrist at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Unfit for field service. Detailed for light duty at West Point and Macon, Ga. (Born in Coweta County, Ga. January 4,1840.)

Logan, D. K.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Long, George D.- private May 6, 1862 . Captured at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 . Never heard from.

Moore, George W.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him on furlough. Paroled at Danville, Va. April 10,1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1839.)

Moore, William N., Sr.- private May 6, 1862 . Captured at Burkeville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 29, 1865 . (Born November 27, 1830.)

Morgan, D. F.- private May 6,1862 . Discharged May 12,1862 .

Morgan, M. R.- private May 6,1862 . Pension records show he was paroled April 16,1865 . (Born in Coweta County, Ga. January 22, 1838.)

Neely, Jonathan P.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Wounded in arm, necessitating amputation below elbow, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . Captured in 1863 . Exchanged November 17, 1863 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. (Born in Ga. May 24,1827.)

Neil, Samuel (or Neil1)-Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Wounded through right thigh and left knee, permanently disabled, at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 . Captured at Burkeville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 29, 1865 . (Born in Ga. September 27,1832.)

Parks, Thomas- private May 6, 1862 . Discharged May 12, 1862 .

Phillips, R. C.- private May 6, 1862 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was sick in Richmond, Va. hospital April 1865 . (Born in Walton County, Ga. in 1833.)

Reeves, George W.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him on furlough. Pension records show he was at Augusta, Ga. on furlough April 1865 . (Born in Cobb County, Ga. August 7,1842. Died in Richmond County, Ga. April 14,1914.)

Sharp, James W.- Appointed 3d Sergeant of Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant November 29,1864 . Captured at Burkeville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 19, 1865 . (Born in Coweta County, Ga. in 1836.)

Sharp, W. S.- private November 18,1862 . Discharged July 5,1864 .

Shell, John A. Z.- private May 6, 1862 . Wounded, left arm permanently disabled, at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863 . (Born in Ga. January 16, 1829. Died in Coweta County, Ga. in 1918.)

Shell, R. H.- Appointed 1st Corporal of Co. D, l9th Regiment Ga. Inf. June 11, 1861 . Transferred to Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal June 10,1864 . Wounded, in 1864 . Absent without leave February 1865 . No later record.

Smith, E. H.- private May 6,1862 . Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 .

Smith, George P.- private May 6, 1862 . Wounded through left breast and right shoulder, permanently disabled, at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . (Born in Ga. June 4, 1839.)

Smith, T. H.- private May 6,1862 . Discharged May 12,1862 .

Steelman, M. N.- private July 18,1862 . Absent without leave October 1863 .

Stewart, J. J. (or Stuart)- private May 6, 1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Summer, Henry T.- private May 6, 1862 . Killed at Funkstown, Md. July 10,1863 .

Sutley, A. H.- private May 6,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Trammell, A. C.- private May 1,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. August 8, 1862 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Urquhart, William N.- private June 15, 1862 . Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . Buried in Confederate Ceme-
tery at Hagerstown, Md.

Walden, William W.- Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, l2th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery December 6, 1862 . Substitute for G. L. Hudson. Transferred to Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for Thomas D. Goodwyn, June 10,1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Waltom, John B.- private May 6,1862 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Coweta County, Ga. September 17, 1833.)

Weatherington, Thomas- private April 1863 . Wounded in left arm. Pension records show he was furloughed for 30 days January 1864 . On detail at Ocmulgee Hospital at Macon, Ga. until February 1865 , when he was furloughed home. (Born in Campbell County, Ga. April 1,1837.)

Williams, John B.- private May 6,1862 . On detached service February 1865 . (Born in Coweta County, Ga. June 6, 1842. Died there December 1899.)

Wilson, A. H.- private May 6,1862 . Wounded January 1864 .

Wilson, J. P.- private August 17,1864 . Wounded.

Wright, S. T.- private May 6, 1862 . Wounded and captured February 1865 .

Young, A. M.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25,1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 . Sent to Camp Chase, O. January 1, 1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, show him Absent, prisoner of war." No later record.

 

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY E, 53d REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

C. S. A.

NEWTON COUNTY, GEORGIA

NEWTON ANDERSON GUARDS

 

Simms, James P.- Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 ; 1st Lieutenant October 26, 1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Elected Captain of Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 ; Major June 4,1862 ; Colonel October 20,1862 . Resigned October 28, 1863 . Commissioned Brigadier General of Ga. State Troops December 8,1864 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Fort Warren, Mass. July 24,1865 .

Glass, Sanford W.- 1st Lieutenant May 3,1862 . Elected Captain June 4,1862 . Wounded through lungs at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 . Died there in Field Hospital July 5,1863 .

Heard, Grant Davis-Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 ; 1st Lieutenant June 4, 1862 ; Captain July 2, 1863 . Captured at Harper's Farm, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Johnson's Island O. June 18,1865 . Died at Covington, Ga. January 1910.

Guice, William A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out Apr 1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant of Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . Died of chronic diarrhoea while home on sick furlough December 2, 1862 .

Davis, Grant-Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 . Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant October 1,1862 ;1st Lieutenant. Killed at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 .

McGinnis, John W.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Roll for April 16, 1862 , shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Appointed 2d Sergeant of Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 14, 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant June 1863 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Died of wounds in Field Hospital August 27,1863 .

Ansley, Thomas-3d Sergeant June 30,1862 . Died at Fredericksburg, Va. in 1863 .

Montgomery, David Franklin Patman-4th Sergeant May 3, 1862 .

Petty, William H. H.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant of Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 .

Malcom, Thomas A.- 1st Corporal May 3, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal June 1863 . Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Appointed 1st Corporal May 6,1864 . Wounded through right thigh, permanently disabled, at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Ga. November 11, 1844. Died in Walton County, Ga. March 23, 1924.)

Jones, William A.- Appointed 2d Corporal of Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 26,1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . On detached service at Covington, Ga. October 1864 .

Jones, Warrenton-3d Corporal May 3, 1862 . Reduced to ranks February 1863 . Absent without leave February 1864 .

Thompson, Waddy S.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal of Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 ; 2d Corporal June 1863 ; 2d Sergeant October 1863 . Wounded, date and place not given. Appointed 1st Sergeant May 6,1864 .

Adams, Dillard Herndon- private May 3, 1862 . Died of measles in Chimborazo Hospital #5, at Richmond, Va., October 6, 1862 .

Adams, James J.- private May 3,1862 . Died August 5, 1862 .

Adams, Thomas Green- private May 3, 1862 . Discharged on Surgeon's certificate May 20, 1862 .

Adams, William- private May 3,1862 . Discharged, furnished substitute, June 20, 1862 .

Ansley, J. A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 62d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 16,1862 . No record of transfer. Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. June 16,1862 . Died January 10,1863 .

Arnold, J. H.- private May 3,1862 . Died in 1863 .

Baker, Lawrence- private May 3, 1862 . Appointed Sergeant Major August 2,1862 .

Bradshaw, William-Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 42d Regiment Ga. Inf. August 20, 1862 . Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 . Paroled there July 6, 1863 . Transferred to Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for Frank M. Knight, November 1,1863 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Brewer, W. J.- private May 3, 1862 . Appointed 1st Corporal June 1863 . Killed at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1,1864 .

Brooks, Isaac N.- private May 3,1862 . Wounded at Knoxville , Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Died from wounds January 1, 1864 .

Brown, C.- C. private May 3, 1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant May 9,1862 . Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 .

Burkhart, L. O.- private May 3, 1862 . Pension records show he "served until surrender." Died November 16,1879.

Callahan, William M.- private May 3, 1862 . Discharged at Richmond, Va. December 1862 . Pension records show he enlisted in Co. K, 2d Regiment Ga. State Troops Cavalry in 1864 . On guard duty at Armory at Athens, Ga. January -April 1865 . (Born in Upson County, Ga. August 23, 1835.)

Carr, G. T.- private May 3,1862 . Discharged, furnished substitute, June 14, 1862 .

Carter, R. W.- private May 3,1862 . Died September 4,1862 .

Cash, I. P.- private May 3,1862 . Died June 5,1863 .

Cash, J. C.- private May 3,1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant October 31, 1864 .

Cash, J. W.- private May 3,1862 . Died August 12,1862 .

Cason, James W.- private May 3, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 .

Curtis, John D.- private May 3, 1862 . Wounded in right leg at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Pension records show he was in Augusta, Ga. hospital close of war. (Born in Ga. in 1840. Died at Porterdale, Ga. March 4,1924.)

Dollar, William H.- private May 3, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, 30th Regiment Ga. Inf. in 1862 ; to Co. I, in 1862 . Pension records show he was discharged, defective eyesight, July 1864 . (Born in Ga. in 1829.)

Dorsey, Joel- private May 3, 1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3,1863 .

Downs, Milligan F.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops November 25,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant June 1863 . Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 .

Dukes, H. H.- private January 30, 1863 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Edge, John- private August 19,1862 . Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 .

Edwards, J. W.- private May 3,1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant. Died August 15,1862 .

Elliott, James- private May 3,1862 . Died July 4,1862 .

Ellis, John S.- Appointed 4th Sergeant of Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 . Detailed with Brigade Ordnance Dept. February 1864 .

Fincher, John L.- private May 3, 1862 . Captured at Richmond, Va. April 3,1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 17,1865 .

Fincher, Sim C.- private May 3, 1862 . Captured at Sharpsburg, Md. September 14,1862 . Exchanged at Aiken's Landing, Va. October 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Ga. March 4, 1843. Died in Newton County, Ga. December 5,1926.)

Floyd, William H.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal in 1862 . Died August 15,1862 .

Folds, Bazil- private May 3, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 . Retired August 31, 1864 . Died in Jasper County, Ga. in 1908.

Folds, James- private May 3, 1862 .

Freeland, Lewis- private May 3, 1862 . On detached duty at Columbus, Ga., repairing wagons, February -April 1865 . Died at Covington, Ga. April 9, 1914.

Freeman, John W. G.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 .

Freeman, Samuel J. B.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1,1864 . Released at Elmira, N. Y. June 19,1865 . (Born in Newton County, Ga. February 20, 1840.)

Gassett, John F. M. (or Gaissert)-Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . Died from wounds.

Geiger, Washington W.- private May 3,1862 . Died of measles in Field Hospital near Richmond, Va. July 31,1862 .

Gibson, George A.- private May 3, 1862 . Discharged on Surgeon's certificate of disability prior to October 31, 1862 . Died in Monroe, Ga. April 26, 1918.

Glass, M. P.- private May 3, 1862 .

Glass, Thomas S.- private May 3,1862 . Pension records show he furnished substitute January 1863 . Enlisted in Co. K, 2d Regiment Ga. State Troops Cavalry in 1864 . Surrendered at Albany, Ga. April 1865 . (Born in Newton County, Ga. September 12, 1835.)

Grier, J. L. (or Greer)- private May 3,1862 . Discharged, disability, August 24, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, l6th Battn. Ga. Cavalry April 5, 1863 . No later record.

Guinn, Benjamin G.- private May 3,1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal Feb'. 1864 ; 2d Sergeant May 6, 1864 . Wounded at Weldon Railroad, Va. August 21, 1864 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Point Lookout Md. June 27,1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1844.)

Hamil, A. D.- private May 3,1862 .

Hamilton, A.- private March 15,1863 . Deserted March 21,1863 .

Hardwick, Homer V.- Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. A, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 25, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 . Discharged, disability, August 5, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 2d Regiment Ga. Militia September 1863 . Surrendered April 1865 . (Born in Jasper County, Ga. in 1836.)

Hardwick, John W.- private May 3, 1862 . Discharged, furnished substitute, August 19, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 2d Regiment Ga. Militia September 1863 . Surrendered April 1865 .

Harp, William A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 . Appointed regimental musician June 8, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born at McDonough, Ga. December 17, 1827.)

Harper, E.- private May 3,1862 . On detached service at Richmond, Va. October 1864 .

Harris, Andrew J.- private May 3, 1862 . Wounded in head, resulting in loss of hearing, at Campbell Station, Tenn. November 18, 1863 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 20, 1865 . (Born in Ga. September 11,1841.)

Harris, John P.- private May 3,1862 . Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant May 16,1862 . On detached service October 31,1862 . No later record. Pension records show he enlisted as a private in Co. K, 2d Regiment Ga. Militia September 1863 .

Harris, J. E.- private June 4, 1862 .

Hawkins, A. R.- private May 3,1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant October 1, 1862 .

Hawkins, James- private May 3, 1862 .

Hawkins, W. P.- private May 3,1862 . Died August 12,1862 .

Helms, George W.- private May 3,1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . Wounded through right breast near Richmond, Va. in 1864 . Died from wounds in Spalding County, Ga. October 1864 .

Helms, W. L.- private May 3, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Helms, W. M.- private May 3,1862 . On detached service February 1864 .

Henderson, Charles- private May 3, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Hutchins, Robert Maxwell- private May 3, 1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 .

Hyer, John Henry- private May 3,1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant June 4, 1862 ; 2d Lieutenant October 1, 1862 ; 1st Lieutenant October 19,1864 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . Released in 1865 . (Born at Charleston, S. C. November 22, 1830. Died at Confederate Soldiers Home, Atlanta, Ga. December 6, 1912.)

Jenkins, John- private May 3, 1862 .

Johnson, William A.- private May 3, 1862 . Transferred to Co. D, 44th Regiment Ga. Inf. June 3, 1863 ; to Co. I. Wounded in 18G4. Admitted to C. S. A. General Hospital at Charlottesville, Va., on account of wound, June 26, 1864 . Furloughed for 60 days August 24,1864 . No later record.

Jones, T. A.- private March 12, 1863 . Wounded in right knee at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Pension records show he was sent home on furlough November 2,1864 . Unable to reach command. Joined Wofford's Command. Surrendered at Kingston, Ga. May 12,1865 . (Born in Walton County, Ga. March 1844.)

Jones, Wilborn- private May 3, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1843. Died in Gwinnett County, Ga. May 25, 1922.)

Jones, William- private May 3, 1862 . Deserted.

Jones, W. A.- private May 3, 1862 . Absent without leave June 1863 .

Kims, Henry- private June 4,1862 . Detailed regimental wagoner October 1862 .

Knight, Frank M.- private in 1862 . Transferred to Co. F, 42d Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for William Bradshaw, November 1, 1863 .

Knight, J. F.- private May 3,1862 . Roll to August 31,1863 , last on which borne, shows him present. No later record.

Leary, M. C. (or Levy)- private May 3,1862 .

Loyd, George Pierce- private April 5, 1864 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 29, 1865 . (Born in 1848. Died in Newton County, Ga. February 10, 1870.)

Loyd, James M.- private May 3, 1862 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. December 3, 1863 . Sent via Louisville, Ky. to Rock Island, Ill. January 6, 1864 , and released there June 19, 1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1842.)

Loyd, P. B.- private April 5, 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Ga.)

Mabry, Melville S.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3,1863 .

Maddox, T. J.- private May 3, 1862 . Discharged, furnished substitute, June 10, 1862 .

Malcom, J. A.- private May 3, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Marks, S. R.- private May 3,1862 . Died August 12,1862 .

McCart, John- private April 10, 1863 . Died at LaGrange, Ga. October 12, 1863 . Buried there in Stonewall Cemetery.

McCart, Samuel R.- private May 3, 1862 . Wounded through hip at Sharpsburg, Md. September 14,1862 ; through thigh and permanently disabled at Funkstown, Md. July 10, 1863 . (Born February 23,1832.)

McCart, William M.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, Cobb's Legion Ga. Inf. August 1, 1861 . Discharged, disability, January 20, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. March 12,1863 . Appointed 2d Corporal October 1863 ;1st Corporal May 6,1864 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Franklin County, Ga. April 20,1835.)

Mitcham, Anderson-Pension records show he enlisted as a private May 3, 1862 , and surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . Died January 8,1895.

Mitcham, C. C.- private May 3,1862 . Died in hospital.

Mitcham, C. R.- private May 3, 1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Mitcham, James Nathaniel (or Mitchum)- private May 3, 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant June 1863 ; 3d Sergeant October 1863 . Wounded in right arm. Wounded through body. Appointed Sergeant. Retired to Invalid Corps July 12, 1864 .

Mitchell, N.- private May 3,1862 .

Moate, J. W. (or Mote)-Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 62d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 16, 1862 . No record of transfer. Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. June 10,1862 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Moss, Burl- private May 3,1862 .

Parker, Milton A.- private May 3,1862 . Captured at Harper's Farm, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 16, 1865 . Died at Atlanta, Ga. December 25, 1898.

Partee, A. C.- private May 3,1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 . Absent without leave February 1864 .

Petty, Richard- private May 3, 1862 . Discharged August 21, 1862 .

Petty, T. F.- private May 3,1862 .

Pool, James William-Enlisted as a private in Co. A, Cobb's Legion Ga. Inf. August 1, 1861 . Transferred to Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. Sharpshooters ; to Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. August 16,1863 . Wounded, left shoulder permanently disabled at Petersburg Va., June 19, 1864 . Wounded October 1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him on sick furlough. No later record. (Born in Ga. August 23,1832.)

Pool, T. Jackson- private May 3,1862 . Roll dated February 1865 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Price, John B.- private May 3,1862 . Died of brain fever near Richmond, Va. July 24, 1862 .

Read, John W.- Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 . Appointed Musician August 15,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born April 20,1837. Buried in Florida.)

Robinson, T. H.- private May 3, 1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 .

Screws, Edward-Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21,1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 . Died August 6, 1862 .

Screws, John T.- Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Roll dated April 16, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 .

Simms, Arthur B.- Appointed Sergeant of Co. A, Cobb's Legion Ga. Inf. August 1, 1861 ; 1st Sergeant. Roll for December 1862 , shows him on sick furlough. Transferred to Co. E, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. March 21,1864 . Detailed clerk to Adjutant August 1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him present. Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Johnson's Island, O. in 1865 . Died at Covington, Ga. June 6,1887.

Slack, H. L.- private May 3,1862 . Appointed Corporal August 31,1862 ; 5th Sergeant October 1,1862 ; Orderly to Surgeon June 5,1863 . Reappointed 5th Sergeant October 1,1863 ; 4th Sergeant May 6, 1864 . Pension records show he was sick in hospital April 9,1865 . (Born in Morgan County, Ga. April 10,1841.)

Slocum, L. R.- private May 3,1862 . Died in service.

Smith, F. M.- private May 3, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. July 1862 .

Smith, L. A. private May 3, 1862 . Wounded in leg, necessitating amputation, at Spotsylvania, Va. May 12, 1864 . Died from wounds in Winder Hospital at Richmond, Va. October 15, 1864 .

Smith, Thomas J.- private May 3, 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant June 1863 ; 4th Sergeant October 1863 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Died of smallpox, at Rock Island, Ill. April 1865 . Buried there.

Sockwell, James W.- private May 3, 1862 . Pension records show he was at home on furlough close of war.

Stansell, M. R.- private May 3, 1862 . Discharged July 18, 1862 .

Stanton, J. N.- private May 3,1862 . Detailed in Georgia August 1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent "On detached service to practice medicine." Died at Marietta, Ga. June 12,1912.

Stephens, J. A.- private July 7, 1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . Died at Elmira, N. Y. Grave #1346, Woodlawn National Cemetery.

Stephens, J. W.- private May 3,1862 . Appointed 2d Sergeant June 1863 ; 1st Sergeant October 1, 1863 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Stewart, J. O. A.- private May 3,1862 . Captured.

Taylor, James R.- private May 3, 1862 . Roll dated October 31, 1862 , last on which borne, shows him on sick furlough.

Taylor, S. M.- private May 3,1862 . Died August 5,1862 .

Tedual, W. T. (or Tweedle)- private May 3, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. May 16,1863 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Twichen, H. C.- private May 3, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Wallace, H. Thomas-See private Co. B.

Wallace, T. L.- private May 3,1862 . Captured.

Warren, James-See private Co. B.

Weeks, Charles H.- private May 3, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Furloughed home from Richmond, Va. hospital March 29, 1865 . (Born in Newton County, Ga. June 27,1839. Died in Floyd County, Ga. August 10,1926.)

Weeks, C. W.- private May 3,1862 .

Weeks, Spencer- private May 3,1862 . Died September 8, 1862 .

Wells, C. B.- private May 3,1862 . Appointed Color Sergeant September 14, 1862 ; 3d Corporal May 6, 1864 ; 5th Sergeant June 1864 .

Whitaker, Arnold- private May 3, 1862 . Captured, date and place not given. Released at Point Lookout, Md. in 1865 .

Willingham, N. F.- private May 3,1862 . Died August 22, 1862 .

Wilson, J. B.- private in 1862 .

Wilson, Walter- private June 10, 1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal June 1863 . Absent without leave October 1864 .

Wilson, W. H.- private May 3, 1862 . Transferred to Co. F, 66th Regiment Ga. Inf. February 1, 1864 . Captured at Franklin, Tenn. December 17, 1864 . Released at Camp Chase, O. June 13, 1865 . (Born in Putnam County, Ga. January 6, 1846. Died in Glascock County, Ga. in 1925.)

Wright, William J.- private May 3,1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Died from wounds in Field Hospital September 1862 . Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Hagerstown, Md.

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY F, 53d REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

C. S. A.

HENRY COUNTY, GEORGIA

DIXIE GUARDS

Sloan, Thomas-Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Elected Captain of Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 ; Lieutenant Colonel June 4, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Died from wounds September 23,1862 . Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Hagerstown, Md.

Vandigriff, James W.- Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops October 5,1861 . Roll dated April 17,1862 , iast on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 ; Captain December 22,1863 . Right foot and left leg disabled at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 . Retired to Invalid Corps January 12,1865 . (Born in Ga. December 6,1832.)

Elliott, Baylor S.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862, last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2,1862 . Wounded in right arm, necessitating amputation, and captured at Funkstown, Md. July 12, 1863 . Paroled at Sandusky, O. and transferred to City Point, Va., for exchange February 24,1865 . Pension records show he was at home on furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. May ll, 1838. Died in Henry County, Ga. February 26, 1918.)

Simpson, John-Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant of Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 . Died of fever in private home at Richmond, Va. August 22,1862 .

Brown, Sheridan R.- 1st Sergeant May 2, 1862 . Elected Captain June 11,1862 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3,1863. Elected Ma,jor December 19, 1863 . Resigned, disability, September 23, 1864 . Assigned to duty with lOth Regiment Ga. Inf., S. O. #226. (Born in Jasper County, Ga. December 21,1831.)

Alexander, W. M.- Appointed 2d Sergeant of Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Appointed 2d Sergeant of Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 . Discharged December 27, 1864 .

Sowell, J. L.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant of Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 . Wounded in right leg at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 . Disabled by gangrene. On detached duty in Quartermaster Dept. December 1864 . (Born in Ga. June 16, 1836.)

Guest, Joseph A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops December 11, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant of Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2,1862 . Discharged August 21,1864 .

Nash, W. P.- 5th Sergeant May 2,1862 . Absent without leave December 1863 . Arrested for desertion February 1865 , and reduced to ranks.

Ferrell, William H.- Appointed 2d Corporal of Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Appointed 1st Corporal of Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 .

Rodgers, Thomas J.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal of Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2,1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Died of smallpox at Rock Island, Ill. in 1865 . Buried there.

Brannan, Jonathan J.- 3d Corporal May 2, 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant December 1863 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Died of smallpox at Rock Island, Ill. January 1,1864 . Buried there.

Lester, H. J.- 4th Corporal May 2, 1862 . Wounded in head, permanently impairing eyesight at Berryville, Va. June 13, 1863 . Captured at Appomattox, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. July 20,1865 . (Born in Ga. March 1832.)

Adair, Benjamin J.- private May 2, 1862 . Died of fever in Richmond, Va. hospital February 23,1863 .

Adams, B. H.- private May 2, 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant October 1864 .

Adams, R. H.- private May 2,1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant December 31,1864 . Absent without leave January 1865 .

Alexander, James Dallas (or James David)- private May 2, 1862 . Transferred to Co. I, August 2, 1862 . Died at St. John's Hospital at Savannah, Ga. March 16, 1863 . (Born October 14, 1841.)

Alexander, Uriah- private May 2, 1862 . Discharged, furnished H. V. Whitaker as substitute, May 5, 1862 .

Ammans, A. J.- private May 2, 1862 .

Anthony, Walker- private May 2, 1862 . Discharged, disability, May 13, 1862 .

Austin, James-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2,1862 .

Austin, Solomon-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862, last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2,1862 .

Babb, James- private May 2, 1862 .

Babb, J. H.- private May 2,1862 . Absent without leave December 1863 .

Babb, Thomas- private May 2, 1862 . Appointed Musician June 1862 . Died January 1,1864 .

Baird-See Beard.

Barnett, James Henry, Jr.- private May 2, 1862 . Captured at Burkeville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 24,1865 .

Barnett, James Henry, Sr.- private May 2, 1862 . Admitted to General Hospital at Howard's Grove, Richmond, Va. with typhoid fever, September 19, 1862 . Furloughed for 30 days October 17, 1862 . Wounded, left thigh permanently disabled, at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 . (Born in Ga. March 2,1840.)

Beard, J. W. (or Baird)- private June 28,1862 . Wounded in right side and permanently disabled at Wilderness, Va., May 6,1864 . (Born in Ga. November 8,1838.)

Bivins, Jonah- private May 2,1862 . Appointed Assistant Surgeon March 12, 1863 . In General Hospital #3, at High Point, N. C. with typhoid fever, March 1, 1865 .

Bonner, Zaddock- private May 2, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Disabled by smallpox contracted in prison. Released at Rock Island, Ill. June 17, 1865 . (Born in Ga. October 11,1829.)

Brannan, A. H. E. (or Brannon)- private May 2,1862 . Wounded in right leg, permanently disabled, at Gettysburg, Pa., July 2,1863 . Pension records show he was at home, wounded, close of war. (Born in Ga. January 31,1833.)

Brown, W. A.- private May 2,1862 . Wounded, left arm permanently disabled and left hip dislocated in railroad accident between Richmond and Staunton, Va. in 1863 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick.

Bryans, I. H. (or J. H.)-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2,1862 .

Burford, A. A.- private May 2,1862 .

Burford, F.- private May 2,1862 .

Burford, W. H. (or W. R.)- private May 2, 1862 . Captured, date and place not given. Died at Fort Delaware, Del. August 18, or September 20,1863 .

Burnett, J. C.- private May 2,1862 .

Burnett, L. R. private May 2,1862 .

Capes, William- private in 1862 .

Carter, J. W.- private September 14, 1862 . Substitute for B. W. Morely.

Cathey, T. A.- private May 2, 1862 . Pension records show he was sent to Lynchburg, Va. hospital January 1865 . Furloughed home F_eb. 1865 . Remained until after surrender. Paroled at Macon, Ga. May 1865 . (Born in Coweta County, Ga. May 2, 1836.)

Cleveland, D. J.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2,1862 .

Cleveland, Marion- private May 2, 1862 . On detached duty December 1863 .

Cleveland, W. H.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll for April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 .

Cloud, Cullen- private May 5, 1862 . Discharged, unfit for service, May 13, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 44th Regiment Ga. Inf. as a recruit. Died of disease at Winchester, Va. in 1863 .

Cohen, John P. (or Cowen)- private May 2, 1862 . Died August 10,1862 .

Conkle, J. H.- private . Pension records show he was wounded in left shoulder and right leg, totally disabled, at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . (Born in Henry County, Ga. in 1840.)

Connally, G. F.- private May 2, 1862 . Detailed in Quartermaster Dept. August 1864 .

Connaly, S. J.- private May 2,1862 .

Cooper, E. W. M.- private May 2,1862 . Absent without leave February 1864 .

Cowan, W. A.- private May 2,1862 .

Crowell, C. A.- private May 2, 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant June 1862 . Died July 27, 1862 .

Crowell, J. A.- private May 2, 1862 . Appointed Musician June 1862 .

Crowell, James W.- private May 2, 1862 . Wounded in left ankle and left arm, permanently disabled, at Sharpsburg, Md., September 17, 1862 . Discharged July 14, 1864 . (Born in Ga. July 6,1836. Died in Henry County, Ga. December 12, 1906.)

Crumbley, A.- private in 1862 . Pension records show he was paroled in Virginia in 1865 .

Crumbley, G. F.- private May 2, 1862 . Pension records show he was at home on furlough close of war. Died in Henry County, Ga. January 29,1915.

Crumbley, Samuel J.- private May 2,1862 . Captured at Harper's Farm, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 24,1865 .

Daniel, J. H.- private May 2,1862 . Absent without leave February 1864 .

Davis, W. S.- private September 2,1863 .

Dees, M. F.- private May 2, 1862 .

Dill, A. P.- Enlisted as a private in Hampton's South Carolina Legion April 7, 1861 . Transferred to Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. January 5, 1865 .

Dobbins, John- private May 3, 1862 .

Dobbins, J. F.- private May 3,1862 . Died July 26,1862 .

Dobbins, M. B.- private May 3, 1862 . Discharged August 25, 1862 .

Dobbins, R. R.- private May 3,1862 . Died July 31,1862 .

Duffey, W. W.- private May 2,1862 . Captured at Farmville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1846.)

Dunbar, D. W.- Pension records show he enlisted January 1864 . Discharged in Virginia April 1865 . (Born in Ga. Died in Fulton County, Ga. January 25, 1929.)

Elliott, A. J.- private May 2,1862 . Absent without leave December 1863 .

Elliott, E. L.- private May 2,1862 . Absent without leave December 1863 .

Elliott, John S.- private May 2,1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal December 1863 . Wounded and captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. in 1865 .

Ellis, W. H.- private May 2, 1862 . Roll for January -February 1865 , last on file, shows hiimm absent without leave. No later record.

Farrar, Absalom- private May 2, 1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant September 4, 1862 . Wounded through left thigh, resulting in partial paralysis of leg, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Elected 1st Lieutenant December 22, 1863 ; Captain January 12, 1865 . (Born in Ga. August 22, 1830.)

Farrar, A. B.- private May 2,1862 .

Farrar, James B.- private . Leg disabled.

Ferguson, W. J.- private May 2,1862 .

Ferrell, A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 . Died September 7, 1862 .

Ferrell, S. A.- private May 2,1862 .

Fields, George W.- private May 2,1862 . Absent without leave February 1864 .

Fields, Thomas- private May 2, 1862 . Pension records show he was paroled April 1865 .

Flynn, F.- private May 2, 1862 .

Folds, W. S.- private May 2,1862 .

Foster, W. S.- private May 2, 1862 . Discharged, disability, May 13, 1862 .

Fryer, James W.- Appointed 3d Corporal of Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2,1862 .

Goodman, J. M.- private May 2,1862 .

Goss, Jerry- private May 2, 1862 . Died July 8, 1862 .

Gray, T.- private May 2, 1862 . Absent without leave December 1863 .

Guest, B. F.- private May 2, 1862 . Substitute for R. A. McDonald. Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 .

Guest, J. B.- private May 2,1862 . Killed at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 .

Hale, John- private May 2, 1862 . Absent without leave February 1864 .

Hale, Josiah- private May 2, 1862 . Pension records show he was captured, date and place not given. Released at Point Lookout, Md. in 1865 . (Born in Clarke County, Ga. in 1832.)

Hale, J. H.- private May 2,1862 . Died August 15,1862 .

Hamby, W. J.- private May 10,1862 .

Harkness, J. J.- private May 2, 1862 .

Harrell, John- private May 2,1862 .

Harris, Jeff- private May 2,1862 . Discharged, disability, May 13, 1862 .

Harris, J. M.- private May 2, 1862 . Discharged, furnished C. B. Smith as substitute, May 13,1862 .

Hartsfield, J. L.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll for April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . Detailed Brigade wagoner August 1862 .

Hooten, E. M.- private May 2, 1862 . Discharged at Atlanta, Ga. in 1864 .

Hopkins, W. P.- private May 2, 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant December 1863 . Disabled by bronchitis contracted at Strasburg, Va. October 13,1864 . (Born in Ga. April 9,1839.)

Howell, L. W.- private May 2,1862 . On detached service January 1864 .

Ingram, W.- private May 2,1862 . Discharged, disability, May 13,1862 .

Kimble, George H. private May 2,1862 . Died July 9,1862 .

Kimble, John- private May 2,1862 .

Knight, J. H.- private May 2,1862 .

Laney, David J.- private May 2,1862 . Sent from Winder Hospital at Richmond, Va. to "tent for smallpox patients" and died there November 30, 1862 .

Lester, George D.- private May 2,1862 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Ga. February 1831.)

Lester, T. J.- private May 2,1862 . Discharged, disability, May 13, 1862 .

Livingston, William J.- private May 2, 1862 . Disabled by wounds, which produced hernia, at Malvern Hill, Va. August 27, 1862 . (Born in Ga. July 12,1832.)

Lovett, J. W.- private April 6,1863

Lowe, William- private May 2, 1862 . Captured at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Sent from Fort McHenry, Md. to Fortress Monroe, Va. for exchange October 17, 1862 . Exchanged at Aiken s Landing, Va. November 10, 1862 . Pension records show he was on sick furlough in 1863 . Returned to army. Died in Atlanta, Ga. April 8, 1912.

Massey, Thomas J.- private May 2, 1862 . Wounded, left thigh permanently disabled at Sharpsburg, Md., September 17, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Henry County, Ga. January 15, 1830. Died there September 26, 1914.)

Maxwell, J. W.- private July 4, 1862 . Pension records show he was discharged, disabled by gangrene in both legs, May 15, 1863 . Enlisted in Co. F, l0th Regiment Ga. State Guards Cavalry August 1, 1863 . Furloughed for 30 days, disability, January 10,1864 . (Born in Morgan County, Ga. August 15, 1839.)

Mayo, William J.- private May 2, 1862 . Died of chronic diarrhoea in camp near Richmond, Va. August 6, 1862 .

McCrary, C. M.- private May 2, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal December 22, 1863 . Captured. Released in 1865 .

McCrary, D. W.- private May 2, 1862 . Died September 16, 1862 .

McCrary, T. J.- See private Co. B.

McDonald, R. A.- private May 2, 1862 . Discharged, furnished B. F. Guest as substitute, in 1862 .

McKibben, A. C.- private May 2,1862 .

Miller, Henry- private May 2, 1862 .

Moore, Absalom- private May 2, 1862 . On detached duty February 1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him present ; Remarks.- "Extra duty, Guard at Brigade Hdqrs." Pension records show he surrendered at Appromattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Morely, B. W.- private May 2, 1862 . Discharged, furnished. W. Carter as substitute September 14, 1862 .

Moseley, T. J.- private in 1862 . Pension records show he was paroled in Virginia in 1865 .

Nash, W. P.- private May 2, 1862 . Absent without leave February 1864 .

Nolan, G. M.- private May 2,1862 . Appointed Sergeant Major in 1862 . Absent without leave October 1862 .

Norman, Alexander- private May 2,1862 . Died August 1,1862 .

Norman, William P.- Appointed 4th Sergeant of Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2,1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant December 22, 1863 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Johnson's Island, O. June 19,1865 . Died in Henry County, Ga. September 22, 1895.

Padgett, John W.- Appointed 3d Sergeant of Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2,1862 .

Page, Presley- private May 2,1862 . Died at Knoxville, Tenn. hospital June .

Parham, J.- private May 3, 1862 .

Parton, B. G.- private May 3,1862 . On detached service August 1864 .

Payne, J. R.- private May 3, 1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal December 1863 .

Payne, Leroy (or Pair)-Appointed lst Corporal in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 . Died October 22,1862 .

Pearson, J. G.- private May 3, 1862 . Absent without leave January 1864 .

Price, J. B.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 .

Price, Samuel M.- private May 3, 1862 . Wounded, necessitating amputation of toe, at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 . Detailed in Richmond, Va. hospital August 1864 . Discharged December 5, 1864 . (Born October 16, 1828.)

Prickett, G. P.- private May 3, 1862 .

Prickett, G. W.- private May 3, 1862 .

Prickett, J. N. - private May 3, 1862 . Captured. In prison December 1864 .

Rape, Allen- private May 3,1862 . Transferred to Co. B, May 1862 . Detailed with Pioneer Corps October 25, 1862 . Died February 1, 1864 .

Rape, G. W., Sr.- private May 3,1862 . Wounded in right leg, resulting in paralysis, at Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862 . Discharged August 5,1862 . (Born in Ga. February 9,1828.)

Rape, James M.- private March 2, 1863 . Wounded and permanently disabled at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . Absent, sick in Georgia, January -February 1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1844. Died April 3, 1914.)

Rape, M. A.- private May 2,1862 . Transferred to Co. B. Died January 13,1864 .

Rawls, Henry C.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Released at Rock Island, Ill. in 1865 . (Born in Ga. February 2, 1839.)

Rawls, Thomas- private May 2, 1862 . Died June 9, 1862 .

Robinson, J. R.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 . Captured. Released in 1865 .

Robinson, Samuel E.- private May 2, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Died in hospital near Lynchburg, Va. June 15, 1863 . Buried there in Confederate Cemetery. Disinterred and body sent to Jonesboro, Ga.

Robinson, W. P.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll for April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 . Died in Virginia May 11, 1863 . Buried in Hollywood Cemetery at Richmond, Va.

Rodgers, J. J.- private May 2, 1862 . Died in Virginia January 22, 1863 . Buried in Hollywood Cemetery, at Richmond, Va.

Ross, Charles- private May 2, 1862 . Captured near Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. July 1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. in 1835.)

Smith, C. B.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 13, 1862 . Substitute for J. M. Harris. On detached duty January 1864 .

Smith, J. F.- private May 2,1862 . Absent without leave November 1864 . Arrested for desertion February 24, 1865 .

Sneed, John J.- private May 2, 1862 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born at Oxford, Ga. April 23,1844.)

Sowell, E. S.- private May 2, 1862 . Deserted. Received by Provost Marshal General, Washington, D. C., March 24, 1865 , and furnished transportation to Oil City, Pa., on taking oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. (Born in Ga.)

Sowell, E. W.- private in 1862 .

Sowell, Martin Van Buren-Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 44th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 4, 1862 . Transferred to Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant December 1863 . Captured at Farmville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 15,1865 .

Stephens, F. M.- private May 3, 1862 .

Stilwell, William Ross- private Mar 3, 1862 . Wounded in foot, necessitating amputation below knee, at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . (Born in Ga. January 19, 1840.)

Tarpley, F. W.- private May 3, 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant December 1863 . Reduced to ranks.

Tarpley, L. D.- private May 3,1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant October 28,1864 . Captured near Appromattox, Va. April 3, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. July 1, 1865 . (Born in Oglethorpe County, Ga. July 10, 1838.)

Thompson, B. W.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 . Discharged November 1,1863 .

Thompson, George- private May 3, 1862 . Wounded.

Thompson, H. M.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops February 21, 1862 . Substitute for J. M. Thompson. Roll dated April 17,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 .

Thompson, J. M.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Discharged, furnished H. M. Thompson as substitute, February 21, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3,1862 .

Thompson, T. J.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53rd Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 .

Thrasher, I. C. (or J. C.)-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . On detached duty February 1864 .

Upchurch, C. E.- private May 3,1862 .

Upchurch, F. M.-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862, last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862.

Walden, Benjamin- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded in left arm, necessitating amputation above elbow, at Campbell Station, Tenn. November 16,1863 . Discharged July 10, 1864 . (Born in Ga. July 12,1832.)

Walden, Thomas W.- private May 5,1862 . Wounded in both legs, left leg permanently disabled, at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Discharged November 28,1864 . (Born in Ga. October 1833.)

Walker, S. L.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 . Wounded. On detached service August 1864 .

Ward, W. J.-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Discharged March 28, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 .Died October 26, 1862 .

Welch, Whitfield B.- private May 5,1862 . Transferred to Co. B, August 24, 1862 . Wounded, necessitating amputation of toe, and captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 . Paroled August 1864 . Disabled by bronchitis trouble. contracted in service. (Born in Ga. December 30, 1828.)

Whitaker, H. V.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18,1861 . Roll dated April 17,1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 . Substitute for Uriah Alexander. Discharged August 5, 1862 .

Whitaker, Isaac (Ike)- private May 3, 1862 . Captured at Farmville, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. July 1, 1865 .( Born in Ga. in 1844. Died in Henry County, Ga. December 2,1930.)

Whitaker, M. A.- private May 3, 1862 .

Whitaker, S. V.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops November 18, 1861 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 . Captured at High Bridge, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 25, 1865 .

White, Robert- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded in right leg, left hand and breast at Wilderness, Va., May 6, 1864 . Unfit for further duty. (Born in Ga. November 28, 1832.)

Wyatt, F. M.- private May 5, 1862 . Absent without leave February 1864 .

Wyatt, William- private May 5, 1862 . Discharged May 20, 1862 .

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY G, 53d REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

C. S. A.

COWETA COUNTY, GEORGIA

GEORGIA REBELS

 

Taylor, Robert P.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Elected Captain of Co. G, 53d Regiment Inf. April 30, 1862 ; Lieutenant Colonel October 14, 1863 . Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 .

Rawls, Thomas F.-Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) June 1, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18,1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. G, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862 . Furloughed for 60 days February 5, 1863 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 . Died from wounds at Richmond, Va. July 28, 1863 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Woods, R. H.- Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant of Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. G, 53rd Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862 ; 1st Lieutenant July 28, 1863 ; Captain October 14, 1863 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Hollon, W. R. (or Hollan)-Jr. 2d Lieutenant April 30, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Resigned March 12,1863 .

Elmore, Jacob S.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) March 18, 1861 . Discharged at Cross Roads, Ga. January 12,1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. G, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant March 13, 1863 ; 2d Lieutenant July 28, 1863 ; 1st Lieutenant November 25, 1863 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Johnson's Island, O. June 18, 1865 . Died in Oglethorpe County, Ga. January 12, 1911.

Swann, W. H.-2d Sergeant April 30,1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . Died in prison December 1864 .

Chappell, W. W.- 3d Sergeant April 30, 1862 . Captured at Fayetteville, Pa. July 1, 1863 . Released in 1865 .

Stewart, James B.-4th Sergeant April 30, 1862 . Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 .

Taylor, W. L.- 5th Sergeant April 30, 1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant August 22, 1863 ; 2d Lieutenant November 25, 1863 . Left arm disabled at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Captured at Amelia Court House, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Johnson's Island, O. July 1865 . (Born in Ga. August 12,1842.)

Sibley, J. B.- 1st Corporal April 30,1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant October 1863 ;1st Sergeant February 1864 . Captured at Amelia Court House, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Johnson Island, O. July 1865 .

Blount, A. T.-2d Corporal April 30,1862 . Appointed 1st Corporal October 1863 ; 5th Sergeant June 17, 1864 . Captured at Amelia Court House, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Johnson Island, O. July 1865 .

Tidwell, W. P.- 3d Corporal April 30, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. in 1863 .

Crawford, Mac N.- 4th Corporal April 30,1862 . Died of smallpox at Fredericksburg, Va. in 1863 .

Adcock, J. N.- private April 30, 1862 . Died of measles in hospital at Richmond, Va. October 27, 1862 .

Addy, M. L.- private July 25, 1862 . Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 , and died there from wounds December 1863 .

Addy, Reuben L.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) March 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30,1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant March 13,1863 . Wounded at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863 ; Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Appointed Regimental Ensign June 15, 1864 . Captured, date and place not given. Released near Sandusky, O. June 18, 1865 .

Akin, Isom (or Isham)- private April 30, 1862 . Pension records show he was at home on sick furlough close of war.

Akin, W. G.- private April 30, 1862 . Died of typhoid fever in hospital at Richmond, Va. June 20, 1863 .

Alford, B. M. (or B. W.)- private April 30,1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 15, 1862 . Discharged, furnished J. W. Pitts as substitute, September 4, 1862 .

Anderson, M. N.- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 15,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. September 19,1862 .

Bailey, Thomas T.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25,1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862 . Wounded, right arm permanently disabled at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3,1863 .

Borders, Peyton F.- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 15, 1862 . Contracted rheumatism, which totally disabled him July 1862 . Discharged, disability, August 6, 1862 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. September 6, 1835. Died in Spalding County, Ga. January 6, 1903.)

Bowers, Giles- private April 30, 1862 . Died of chronic diarrhoea in Va. hospital March 20,1863 .

Bowers, Joel- private April 30, 1862 . Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 .

Browning, J. C.- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Ga. Sharpshooters. Wounded at Amelia Court House, Va. April 6, 1865 . Paroled in 1865 .

Burton, W. H.- private April 30,1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1864 . Died at Elmira, N. Y. Buried in Woodlawn National Cemetery, Grave #247.

Cannon, B. S.- private April 30, 1862 . Captured at Cashtown or Fayetteville, Pa. July 1, 1863 . Died of small-pox at Fort Delaware, Del. November 20, 1863 .

Cannon, G .W.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) March 18, 1861 . Discharged at Winchester, Va. December 26, 1861 . Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862 . Died of small-pox at Culpeper, Va. November 18, 1862 .

Cannon, H. D.- private April 30,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. October 22, 1862 .

Cannon, N. B.- private May 5, 1864 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Meriwether County, Ga. April 1, 1844.)

Cannon, Thomas J.- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded, left arm permanently disabled at Wilderness, Va., May 6, 1864 . Roll for October 1864 , shows him at home, sick. (Born in Ga. May 23, 1838.)

Cato, George- private . Paroled in 1865 .

Chappell, John V.- private April 30,1862 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Walton County, Ga. in 1840.)

Chappell, John W.- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded, right shoulder permanently disabled at Gettysburg, Pa., July 2, 1863. Died, result of wound, May 22,1888.

Chappell, Reuben J.- private April 30, 1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal October 1863 ; 1st Corporal February 1864 . Captured at Burkeville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 10,1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1847. Died in Carroll County, Ga. December 31, 1932.)

Chappell, R. M.- private February I8,1864 .

Chappell, W. T.- private March 21, 1863 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Walton County, Ga. in 1835.)

Coats, John J.- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded in left arm at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Died from wounds at Rogersville, Tenn. December 19, 1863 .

Conkle, J. H.- private in 1862 . Wounded in head, resulting in deafness, at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Discharged, disability, at Lynchburg, Va. January 1863 . (Born in Henry County, Ga. in 1840.)

Crawford, Amanuel James Pate (or Manse)-Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 28th Regiment Ga. Inf. September 3, 1861 . Wounded in hip at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . Transferred to Co. G, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. September 17,1863 . Received pay March 2,1865 . Pension records show he was transferred to Co. C, 9th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery, and surrendered near Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Newton County, Ga. March 17, 1828.)

Cunningham, M. H.- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Died near Lynchburg, Va. August 14, 1863 . Buried there in Confederate Cemetery-No. 8, 5th Line, Lot 196-Christian's.

Deaning, J. N. (or J. H.)- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded at Fredericksburg, Va. December 13, 1862 .

Delk, Henry-Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25,1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 53rd Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Died in prison October 20,1863 .

Dingler, Green Berry- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded, lost sight of left eye and hearing in left ear at Wilderness, Va., May 6, 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Spalding County, Ga. in 1841. Died in Carroll County, Ga. in 1928. Buried in Pleasant View Cemetery near Carrollton, Ga.)

Dingler, J. D.- private April 30, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal October 1863 ; 2d Corporal February 1864 . Discharged, disability, October 1864 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. November 23, 1843. Died January 19, 1927.)

Dingler, W. H.- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Pension records show he was discharged, account of lung trouble, at Lynchburg, Va. May 1863 . (Born in Spalding County, Ga. in 1841.)

Donohoe, W. W.- private April 30,1862 . Died May 13,1863 .

Doster, G. M.- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 15, 1862 .

Evans, J. R.- private March 15, 1863 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. February 28, 1844.)

Foster, B. J.- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 15, 1862 .

Gable, Noah Wesley- private April 30,1862 . Appointed Hospital Steward March 1863 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. December 3,1863 . Released at Johnson s Island, O. June 20,1865 .

Gibson, G. A.- private July 1862 . Paroled in 1865 .

Hamil, Joseph C. (or Harrell)- private April 30, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. July 22,1862 .

Herndon, J. J.- private April 30,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Higgins, Pattillo W. (or Tillman W.)- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 . Captured at Middlebrook, Tenn. December 5, 1863 , and died at Middlebrook Hospital near Knoxville, Tenn. January 1864 .

Higgins, R. N.- private April 30, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal February 1865 . Wounded and captured near Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released in 1865 .

Hodnett, A. G.- private July 21, 1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal October 1863 . Discharged, disability.

Hodnett, B. F.- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded, left thigh permanently disabled, and two fingers of left hand amputated at Gettysburg, Pa., July 2,1863 . Discharged November 1864 . (Born in Ga. February 11, 1830.)

Hogan, H.- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 15,1862 .

Horton, C. S.- private April 30, 1862 . Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 .

Horton, J. P. (or J. B.)- private April 30,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. April 20, 1863 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Huckaby, I. M. (or Huckabee)- private April 30, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Huckaby, Samuel M. (or Huckabee)- private April 30, 1862 . Disabled by disease contracted in service. On detached service March 1865 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. February 14, 1833.)

Humden, S. J.- private April 30, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Hunt, J. A.- private April 30, 1862 . Absent without leave August 1862 . Dropped from rolls February 1864 .

Johnson, Allen- private April 30, 1862 . Died in Richmond, Va. hospital in 1862 .

Jones, S. J.- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 15, 1862 .

Key, W. B.- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded in left hand, necessitating amputation of finger, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . Contracted chronic diarrhoea at Culpeper, Va. in 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Ga. April 13, 1812.)

Leach, Lankford- private April 30, 1862 . Commissioned by Gov. Brown as cotton card repairer for Spalding County, Ga. June 1864 .

Lewis, Joel-See private Co. H.

Lewis, Nathan- private April 30,1862 . Died of fever in camp near Richmond, Va. September 8, 1862 .

Lewis, Robert- private April 30, 1862 . Mortally wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3,1863 .

Linch, Benjamin- private April 30,1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 ; Cold Harbor, Va. June 3, 1864 . Died from wounds in Richmond, Va. hospital June 1864 .

Linch, William J. (or Lynch)-Enlisted as a private in Co.1, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25,1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862 . Appointed 2d Sergeant February 1865 . Captured at Amelia Court House, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point I.ookout, Md. June 29,1865 .

Little, Joel- private . Transferred from Artillery March 1865 . Deserted in 1865 .

Martin, Julius P.- private April 30, 1862 . Discharged at Farmville, Va. April 1865 . (Born in Fayette County, Ga. April 5, 1844.)

Maynard, Meredith (Manard)- private April 30, 1862 . Discharged October 1862 .

Moore, E. P. (or Moon)- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 15, 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. August 6, 1862 .

Nixon, Joseph- private April 30, 1862 . Died July 27, 1862 .

Pate, H. M.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops November 12, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30,1862 . Wounded and captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Died in small-pox hospital January 1864 .

Pearce, J. E. D. (or Pierce)- private April 30, 1862 . Died of measles in camp near Richmond, Va. July 28, 1862 .

Pennington, L. M. (or S. M.)- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Died at Rock Island, Ill. January 1864 .

Powell, James- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded at Chattanooga, Tenn. September 1863 . Appointed 3d Corporal June 17, 1864 .

Pyron, S. J.- private April 30, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Shaw, John- private April 30, 1862 . Wounded in jawbone, speech destroyed, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3,1863 . Discharged, disability, March 1864 . Died at Griffin, Ga. effect of wound, November 8, 1872.

Spence, James A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, l0th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 27, 1861 . Discharged, disability, November 1, 1861 . Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 56th Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 18G2. Appointed Corporal. Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Pension records show he was at home on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in South Carolina July 9, 1841. Died in Campbell County, Ga. February 26, 1922.)

Spivey, James J.- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Co. E, 28th. Regiment Ga. Inf. August 3, 1862 . Appears last on roll for December 31, 1862 .

Stanford, J. S.- private April 30, 1862 . Drowned while in bathing near Orange Court House, Va. in 1863 .

Storey, B. W. (or Story)- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 15, 1862 .

Sturdivant, C. A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861 . Mustered out April 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862 . Roll for October 31,1862 , only roll on file, shows him present.

Swann, B. T.- private April 30,1862 . Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 4, 1863 . Exchanged in 1864 . Wounded in left hip near Knoxville, Tenn. January 27, 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Monroe County, Ga. in 1837.)

Thompson, Abraham- private April 30, 1862 . Died, relapse of measles in Richmond, Va. hospital, May 18, 1863 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Turnipseed, Hiram W.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) March 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant August 1863 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 20,1865 .

Turnipseed, Z. F.- private April 30, 1862 . Absent, sick, February 1864 .

Weems, J. M.- private April 30,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. June 8, 1864 .

Weldon, J. W.- private April 30,1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 .

Williams, W. T.- Pension records show he enlisted in 1863 . Detailed teamster. Wounded and discharged October 1863 .

Williamson, W. E.- private April 30, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 15, 1862 .

Williamson, W. H. C.- private May 5, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, May 5, 1862 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. December 3, 1863 . Transferred from Rock Island, Barracks, IIl. to U. S. Navy May 23,1864 .

Woods, J. J.- private April 30, 1862 . Discharged at Richmond, Va. September 3,1862 .

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY H, 53rd REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

C. S. A.

PIKE COUNTY, GEORGIA

DIXIE VOLUNTEERS

 

Baker, W. B.-Captain May 5, 1862 . Resigned June 15, 1864 .

Riley, David F.- 1st Lieutenant May 5, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Knoxville, Tenn. March 28,1864 . Paroled at Camp Chase, O. February 25, 1865..

Hartsfield, Wiley F., Jr.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) March 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18,1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 . Elected Major November 8, 1863 ; Lieutenant Colonel December 3, 18G3. Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Elected Colonel. Killed at Sailor's Creek Va. April 6,1865 .

Yarbrough, John A.-Jr. 2d Lieutenant May 5, 1862 . Resigned November 18, 1862 .

Holsey, J. A.- 1st Sergeant May 5, 1862 . Wounded. Died from wounds January 4,1864 .

Johnston, T. A.- 2d Sergeant May 5, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Died at Rock Island, Ill. in 1863 . Buried there.

Wiggins, J. P.- 3d Sergeant May 5,1862 .

Patton, James H. 4th Sergeant May 5, 1862 . Discharged, furnished substitute, in 1862 . Pension records show he enlisted in Ga. State Troops Cavalry. Died in Pike County, Ga. October 18, 1889.

Johnston, D. M.- 5th Sergeant May 5,1862 . Died in Gordonsville, Va. hospital August 5, 1863 .

Dorsey, J. W.-1st Corporal May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3,1863 .

Dorsey, J. O.- 2d Corporal May 5, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Died from wounds in prison.

Bradley, Asa Williamson-3d Corporal May 5, 1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant April 22, 1863 .

McClendon, J. W. (or McLendon)-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 14, 1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal of Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 2, 1862 . Appears last on roll for October 31, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 2d Regiment Ga. State Troops in 1863 . Surrendered at Girard, Ala., near Columbus, Ga., April 1865 . Died May 14, 1894.

Alford, B. M.-See Co. G.

Anderson, M. M.-See Co. G.

Bagwell, J. T.- private May 5, 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. July 15, 1862 .

Bailey, J. G.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 14,1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5,1862 . Wounded in left leg at Funkstown, Md. July 10, 1863 . Admitted to Chimborazo Hospital #4, at Richmond, Va., wounded, July 20, 1863 . Transferred to Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. August 7, 1863 . Returned to duty September 16, 1863 . Sick in hospital February -April 1864 . Absent without leave May 11864 -February 1865 . No later record.

Banks, W. C.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded near Richmond, Va. August 30, 1862 . In Richmond, Va. hospital close of war.

Barker, J. H.- private May 5, 1862 . On detached service February 1865 .

Barker, W. T.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded, necessitating amputation of thumb on right hand, at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Pension records show he was at home on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. January 23, 1839. Died in Pike County, Ga. May 3,1902.)

Beckham, Simeon G.- Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 27th Regiment Ga. Inf. September 9, 1861 . Admitted to General Hospital #18, at Richmond, Va. November 29, 1861 . Discharged November 29, 1861 . Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 53rd Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant December 1863 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Birchland, S. G.- private May 5, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Blount, A. M.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Malvern Hill, Va. June 30, 1862 .

Bolger, A. J.- private May 5, 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. September 3, 1862 .

Borders, Peyton F.-See private Co. G.

Bowen, J. L.- private May 5, 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. August 13, 1862 .

Bowen, Lindsey D.- private May 5, 18G2. Died of diarrhoea in Winchester, Va. hospital October 11, 1862 .

Bowen, Thomas A.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded in face and permanently disabled at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . (Born in Ga. March 6, 1837.)

Brown, L. T.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded, right foot permanently disabled at Petersburg, Va., June 20, 1864 . Discharged at Richmond, Va. September 1864 . (Born in Ga. October 6, 1836.)

Buckaloo, Milton M. (or Buckalew)- private May 5, 1862 . Transferred to Co. I, July 22, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. January 5,1864 . Enlisted in U. S. Army for frontier service October 14,1864 .

Chandler, W. A.- private May 5, 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. August 1,1862 .

Charakin, J. W.- private May 5, 1862 . Deserted July 2, 1863 .

Childers, Wiley Thomas- private May 5, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Released at Rock Island, Ill. June 18, 1865 . (Born in Ga.)

Churchill, Andy M.- private May 1863 . Discharged April 1864 . (Born in Newton County, Ga. in 1837. Died in Walton County, Ga. January 3, 1913.)

Cochran, Franklin A.- private May 5, 1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal April 1863 . Wounded in left arm and shoulder, permanently disabled at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863 . Appointed 1st Corporal December 1863 ; 5th Sergeant August 15, 1864 . (Born in Ga. February 18, 1830.)

Cowen, L. D.- private May 5, 1862 . Died September 25, 1862 .

Cox, S. M.- private May 5, 1862 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Crowell, Leonidas H.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded in right hip at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Pension records show he was sent to hospital October 1862 . Served in Govt. Shops at Macon, Ga. until close of war. (Born in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, November 12, 1838.)

Crowell, Y. A. (or T. A.)- private May 5, 1862 . Died January 25, 1864 .

Domineck, J. T.- private May 5, 1862 . Deserted July 11, 1863 .

Dorsey, J. O.- private May 5, 1862 . Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 .

Doster, G. M.- See private Co. G.

Doster, T. T.- private May 5, 1862 . Transferred to Co. A, l3th Regiment Ga. Inf. August 31, 1864 . Wounded at Fisher's Hill, Va. September 22, 1864 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Prisoner of war February 28, 1865 . No later record.

Doster, T. W.- private May 5, 1862 .

Doster, W. W.- private May 5, 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. July 29, 1862 .

Dunlap, W.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md., necessitating amputation of leg, September 17, 1862 . Discharged January 1, 1863 .

Fincher, H. J.- private May 5, 1862 .

Ford, J. W.- private May 5, 1862 . On detached service at Columbus, Ga. October 1863 .

Foster, B. J.-See private Co. G.

Foster, J. A.- private May 5, 1862 . Deserted July 2, 1863 .

Garland, Joseph Hamilton- private May 5, 1862 . Died at private home near Richmond, Va. August 4, 1862 .

Graham, J. P.- private May 5, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 . Died at Rock Island, IIl. Buried there.

Hagan, Henry M.- private May 5, 1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Hardy, W.- private May 5, 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. August 25, 1862 .

Harper, Henry S.- private January 12, 1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. Pension records show he was at home on sick furlough April 1865 , to close of war.

Harper, R. A.- private May 5, 1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 .

Harris, D. M.- private May 5, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. May 19, 1863 .

Harris, F. H.- private August 13, 1863 . Died at LaGrange, Ga. November 22, 1863 .

Harris, W. H.- private July 8, 1862 . Died May 1, or 20, 1863 . Buried in Hollywood Cemetery, at Richmond, Va.

Hatch, J. S.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Funkstown, Md. July 10, 1863 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Released in 1865 .

Hilton, L. W.- private May 5, 1862 . Died of pneumonia, in College Hospital at Lynchburg, Va. November 15, 1862 . Buried there in Confederate Cemetery. No. 2, 2d Line, Lot 144.

Hogan, H.-See private Co. G.

Hollon, T. J.- private May 5,1862 . Roll dated August 31,1864 , shows him "Absent without leave; said to be in mountain of Ala." Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave.

Holsey, J. G.- private November 7,1863 . Died at Knoxville, Tenn. November 30, 1863 .

Holsey, J. W.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 16, 1862 . Mustered out May 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal April 1863 ; 1st Sergeant January 1864 . Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Admitted to Receiving & Wayside Hospital #9, at Richmond, Va. May 9, 1864 . Transferred to Jackson Hospital, at Richmond, Va., May 10, 1864 ; furloughed therefrom for 60 days May 31, 1864 . Wounded at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Roll for December 1864 , shows him wounded and in hospital. Pension records show he was in Atlanta, Ga. hospital April 1865 . (Born in Ga.)

Holsey, Robert F.- private May 5, 1862 . Died from measles in Brigade Hospital near Richmond, Va. August 13, 1862 .

Huff, James Franklin- private May 5, 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant July 1, 1863 . Wounded at Spotsylvania, Va. May 12,1864 . Died from wounds August 3, 1864 . Buried near Spotsylvania, Va.

Jenkins, G. W.- private in 1862 .

Johnson, R.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Died from wounds near Richmond, Va. July 21, 1863 .

Johnston, J.- private May 5,1862 . Died in 1862 .

Johnston, Thomas A.- private May 5, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Died of small-pox at Rock Island, Ill. January 26, 1864 .

Joiner, S. J.- private May 5,1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Joiner, T. J.- private May 5, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. February 5, 1843.)

Jones, H. M.- private May 5, 1862 . Killed at Petersburg, Va. June 23, 1864 .

Jones, John D.- private May 5, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal December 1863 ; 2d Corporal August 1864 . Captured near Appomattox, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. July 4, 1865 . (Born in Jasper County, Ga. November 20, 1837.)

Jones, J. T.- private May 5,1862 . Discharging April 20,1863 .

Jones, L. J.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 . Died from wounds in 1864 .

Jones, S. J.- See private Co. G.

Jordan, Max K.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, l3th Regiment Ga. Inf. July 8,1861 . Wounded at Cold Harbor, Va. June 27, 1862 . Transferred to Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. October 31, 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865. Died in Atlanta, Ga.

Justice, A. B.- private May 5, 1862 . Died April 19, 1863 .

Justice, J. B.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 14,1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5,1862 . Admitted to Chimborazo Hospital #3, at Richmond, Va. with typhoid fever, January 15, 1863 . Died January 19 or 20, 1863 . (Born in Pike County, Ga.)

Justice, Levi B.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 14, 1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5,1862 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Captured there July 5,1863 . Exchanged at Point Lookout, Md. March 3, 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Justice, P. W.- private May 5, 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. October 4,1862 .

Kilgore, Jordan- private June 1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 .

Land, J. B.- private April 22, 1863 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Lee, J. O. F.- private March 24, ,1863 . Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 .

Lewis, Joel- private May 5,1862 . Transferred to Co. G, Discharged, furnished M. W. Riggins as substitute, August 25, 1862 .

Littlejohn, G. D.- private May 5,1862 .

Littlejohn, J. M.- private September 1, 1862 . Absent without leave February 1865 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Bermuda Hundred, Va. March 10,1865 .

Littlejohn, S. M.- private May 5,1862 . Died June 12, 1863 .

Marshall, John W.- private May 5, 1862 . Captured at Russellville, Tenn. April 2, 1864 . Released at Camp Douglas, Ill. June 16,1865 . (Born in Ga. June 16, 1839.)

Marshall, W. L.- private May 5, 1862 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 15,1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. March 1,1837. Died in Polk County, Ga. March 15,1908.)

Martin, E. C.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . Captured, date and place not given. Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, "Prisoner." No later record.

Martin, W.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Absent without leave February 28-August 31, 1863 . No later record.

McCain, W. T.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Died from wounds May 11, 1864 .

McClendon, Hilliard (or McLendon)- private May 5, 1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant November 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 12, 1865 .

McClendon, T. L. (or McLendon)-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 14, 1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant April 1863 ; 2d Sergeant October 1863 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent on furlough. No later record.

McGahey, John T.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded in right arm through elbow at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 ; through left hip at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . On sick furlough August 31, 1864 . Pension records show he was at home, wounded, close of war. (Born in Ga. December 25, 1843. Died at Williamson, Ga. February 5, 1915.)

McKinley, G. W.- private September 22, 1863 . Roll for February 1865, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. August 1839.)

McLeroy, J. L.- (or McElroy)- private May 5, 1862 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Miller, W.- private May 5, 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. September 4,1862 .

Moore, E. P. (or Moon)-See Co. G.

Neal, J. M.- private July 22, 1862 . Substitute for M. M. Buckaloo. Transferred to Co. I.

Parker, John A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 25th Regiment Alabama Inf. Transferred to Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864 . Paroled at Elmira, N. Y. and sent to James River, Va. for exchange March 2, 1865 .

Patterson, J. L.- private September 4, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal in 1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. August 15, 1863 .

Pitts, J. W.- private September 4, 1862 . Substitute for B. W. A1ford. Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Rawles, A. J.- private May 5, 1862 . Captured at Middle Brook, Ky. December 7, 1863 . Admitted to Nelson General Hospital at Camp Nelson, Ky. December 26, 1863 . Died there December 29, 1863 .

Riggins, M. W.- private August 22, 1862 . Substitute for J. Lewis. Died in service.

Riggins, W. B.- private May 5, 1862 . Died in service.

Sharon, H.- private February 26,1863 . Deserted March 16, 1863 .

Smith, G. C.- private May 5, 1862 . On furlough October 31, 1862 . Deserted July 1864 .

Smith, J. L.- private May 5, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Released at Rock Island, Ill. June 19, 1865 .

Smoot, A. J.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . Died from wounds September 25,1862 .

Stewart, Noah- private May 5, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. in 1834.)

Storey, B. W.-See private Co. G.

Storey, J. A. (or Story)- private May 5, 1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 20,1865 .

Strickland, G. W.- private May 5, 1862 . Appointed 1st Corporal August 15,1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Stubbs, P. H.- private May 5, 1862 . Appointed Musician in 1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 20,1865 .

Taylor, W. J.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Spotsylvania, Va. May 12, 1864 . Died from wounds at Richmond, Va. May 23, 1864 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Terrell, F. M.- private May 5, 1862 .

Thornton, Henry J.- private May 5, 1862 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . Died in Pike County, Ga. April 3,1913.

Thornton, Joseph T.- Appointed 2d Corporal of Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 14, 1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Enlisted as private in Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. May 5,1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal December 18,1863 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. No later record.

Thornton, J.- private May 5, 1862 .

Thornton, R. B.- private January 24, 1865 .

Thornton, W.- private May 5, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Thornton, W. J.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded, necessitating amputation of finger, at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1,1864 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him present. No later record. (Born in Ga. June 3,1841. Died in Pike County, Ga. March 25,1889.)

Thornton, W. Y. H.- private May 5, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal August 1864 .

Turner, J. H.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 14,1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 . Pension records show he was sent to Lynchburg, Va. hospital February 1865 . Furloughed in 1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. May 9, 1841. Died near Concord, Ga. December 28, 1919.)

Turner, J. N.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 14, 1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 . On sick furlough December 1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Vaughn, W. W.- private May 5, 1862 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Died from wounds.

Waller, G. W.- private May 5, 1862 . Died December 25, 1862 .

Ward, T. S.- private May 5,1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Wells, Cicero T.- private May 5,1862 . Died of typhoid fever at Richmond, Va. September 6, 1862 .

Whaley, C. W.- private May 5,1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal December 1863 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 .

Whaley, Walker W.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 14, 1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 . Died from variola in General Hospital at Danville, Va. October 16, 1862 . (Born in Pike County, Ga.)

Whaley, W. J.- private May 5,1862 . Wounded at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864 . Pension records show he surrendered April 1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. May 9, 1825. Died at Confederate Soldiers Home, Atlanta, Ga., October 21 1911

Wilks, L.- private May 5,1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. November 18, 1842. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Williamson, W. E.-See private Co. G.

Williamson, W. H. C.-See private Co. G.

Wright, C. G.- private May 5, 1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 .

Yarbrough, James David-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops February 24, 1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant December 18, 1863 ; Captain. Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Johnson's Island, O. June 20,1865 . (Born in Pike County, Ga. January 24, 1828. Died at Williamson, Ga. November 12,1923.)

 

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY I, 53d REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

C. S. A.

BUTTS COUNTY, GEORGIA

JEFF DAVIS RIFLEMAN

 

Bond, John M. D.- Captain May 12, 1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 .

Robinson, Andrew J. M.- Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. A, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops January 14, 1862 . Detailed to take charge of recruits February 7, 1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. I, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 12, 1862 ; Captain October 1863 . Wounded, right shoulder permanently disabled at Wilderness, Va., May 6, 1864 . Pension records show he was at home, wounded, close of war. (Born in Ga. in 1831.)

Weems, J. H.-1st Lieutenant.

Evans, John B.- 2d Lieutenant May 12, 1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant October 1863 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . Died in Butts County, Ga. June 26, 1914.

Willis, William H.- Jr.2d Lieutenant May 12,1862 . Wounded, lost sight in right eye at Fredericksburg, Va., December 13, 1862 . Resigned December 23, 1862 . (Born in Greene County, Ga. in 1822.)

Pace, William A.-1st Sergeant May 12, 1862 . Died in Langhorne's Hospital at Lynchburg, Va. February 5, 1863 or 1864 . Buried there in Confederate Cemetery. No. 2, 3d Line, Lot 187.

Edwards, William B.-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 2d Battn. Ga. Inf. May 28, 1861 . Discharged, disability, July 30, 1861 . Appointed 2d Sergeant of Co. I, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 12, 1862 . Discharged, disability, August 9, 1862 . (Born at Hampton, Ga. May 10, 1839. Died at Senoia, Ga. June 4, 1913.)

Gray, Augustus W.-3d Sergeant May 12, 1862 . Killed at Cold Harbor, Va. June 5, 1864 . Buried in Hollywood Cemetery at Richmond, Va.

Sanders, Thomas Brown-Appointed 3d Sergeant of Co. A, l0th Regiment Ga. State Troops January 14,1862 . Mustered out May 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant of Co. I, 53d ftegt. Ga. Inf. May 12,1862 ; 1st Sergeant October 1863 . Wounded in right leg, necessitating amputation above knee, at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . At home on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. July 21, 1835.)

Pounds, James D.- 5th Sergeant May 12, 1862 . Admitted to General Hospital at Howard's Grove, Richmond, Va. with typhoid fever, September 8, 1862 . Returned to duty November 9, 1862 . Admitted to C. S. A. General Hospital at Charlottesville, Va. November 20, 1862 . Sent to General Hospital at Lynchburg, Va. same day. Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Thaxton, James M. C.-1st Corporal May 12,1862 . Contracted rheumatism June 1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant in 1865 . Captured at High Bridge, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865 . (Born in Ga. August 31, 1838.)

Weaver, James J.- 2d Corporal May 12,1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3,1863 .

Clinton, William T.- 3d Corporal May 12, 1862 . Reduced to ranks December 1863 . Deserted to enemy February 1865 . Received by Provost Marshal General, Washington, D. C., March 10, 1865 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and furnished transportation to Savannah, Ga.

Sellars, Franklin M.- 4th Corporal May 12, 1862 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. December 3, 1863 . Released at Rock Island, Ill. June 19, 1865 . (Born in Ga. February 16, 1830.)

Alexander, James Dallas-See private Co. F.

Amos, Joel B.- private September 15, 1862 . Died of disease in Richmond, Va. hospital June 12,1863 .

Barnes, John O.- private May 12, 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant ; 1st Lieutenant ; Captain.

Barnett, Thomas C.- private May 12, 1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 .

Barrett, John- private May 12, 1862 . Discharged on account of hernia at General Hospital, Petersburg, Va. October 31, 1862 .

Brownlee, James M.- private May 12,1862 . Died in service.

Buckalew, Milton M. (or Buckaloo)-See private Co. H.

Cauthen, William H.- private May 12, 1862 . Received by Provost Marshal General at Washington, D. C. March 10,1865. "Action taken.- Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and furnished transportation to Savannah, Ga." (Born February 10, 1845. Died January 6, 1927. Buried in New Caanan Cemetery at Buchanan, Ga.)

Clarke, A. E.- private October 10, 1862 . Appointed 2d Sergeant October 10, 1862 . Died in 1862 . Buried at Gordonsville, Va.

Cole, Thomas G.- private May 12, 1862 . Died of measles near Richmond, Va. July 25,1862 .

Cook, Joseph- private May 12, 1862 .

Cooke, Thomas R.- private May 12, 1862 . Discharged, disability, at Richmond, Va. September 5, 1862 . (Born in Ga. Died in DeKalb County, Ga. August 5, 1930.)

Cooper, Charles A.- private May 12, 1862 . Never present. Discharged by civil authority.

Couch, A. G.- private May 12, 1862 . Killed at Bell's Grove Va. October 9, or 19, 1864 .

Couch, William B.- private May 12, 1862 . Discharged August 12, 1862 .

Crawford, Robert- private May 12, 1862 . Roll from October 31, 1863 to February 29,1864 , last on which borne, shows him absent without leave from date of enlistment. No later record.

Crawley, Isaiah L.- private May 12, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Crawley, James L.- private May 12, 1862 . Wounded, right arm permanently disabled at Sharpsburg, Md., September 17, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Ga. February 22, 1847.)

Crenshaw, Joseph S.- private May 12, 1862 .

Duke, James H.- private May 12, 1862 . Captured at Farmville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 26, 1865 . (Born in dasper County, Ga. December 12, 1829.)

Edwards, Jacob B.- private May 12,1862 . Roll for February 1865, last on file, shows him present. Received by Provost Marshal General, Washington, D. C., from Fortress Monroe, Va., April 6, 1865 . "Action taken; took oath. Transferred to Springfield, Ill." (Born in South Carolina November 29, 1843. Died at Confederate Soldiers Home, Atlanta, Ga., December 21, 1927. Buried at Lovejoy, Ga.)

Edwards, James R.- private May 12,1862 . Died October 8,1862 . Buried in Hollywood Cemetery at Richmond, Va.

Evans, Andrew- private May 12, 1862 . Wounded and captured. Died in prison in 1863 .

Evans, David F.- private May 12, 1862 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Evans, W. D. J.- private February 7, 1864 . Transferred to Hampton's South Carolina Legion January 4,1865 . No later record.

Farmer, William H.- private May 12, 1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Flynt, Franklin-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 2d Battn. Ga. Inf. April 20, 1861 . Discharged, disability, at Norfolk, Va. February 3, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 12,1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant August 18,1864 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. No later record.

Flynt, Julius A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 2d Battn. Ga. Inf. April 20, 1861 . Appointed Company Surgeon in 1861 . Discharged, disability, July 12, 1861 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 2d Regiment Ga. Cavalry March 4, 1862 . Transferred to Co. I, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 12, 1862 . Appointed Ensign December 27, 1862 . Admitted to General Hospital .#1 (or #9), at Richmond, Va. January 15, 1863 . Died there of pneumonia January 24,1863 .

Foster, Charles T.- private May 12,1862 . On detached service at Augusta, Ga. May 19, 1862 . Pension records show he surrendered in 1865 . (Born in Butts County, Ga. May 1825. Died at Milledgeville, Ga. January 19, 1901.)

Gardner, William Z.- private May 12, 1862 . Wounded near Richmond, Va. June 20, 1864 . Pension records show he was at home on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. May 6, 1839.)

Giles, William P.- private May 12, 1862 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 .

Gillum, John- private May 12,1862 . Sick in hospital February 28, 1865 . No later record.

Glenn, Robert J.- private May 12, 1862 . Died in service in Virginia.

Gray, James Nelson- private May 12, 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant December 1863 ; 4th Sergeant February 1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . Died in Butts County, Ga. January 29, 1897.

Hale, William F.- private May 12, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . Exchanged. Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Captured, date and place not given. Paroled October 5, 1864 . Absent, sick, February 28, 1865 . No later record. Died in Butts County, Ga. October 10, 1907.

Ham, Cicero Marion- private May 12, 1862 . Discharged December 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 30th Regiment Ga. Inf. January 1,1864 . Paroled at Greensboro, N. C. April 26,1865 .

Harper, Lewis Augustus- private May 12, 1862 . Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Exchanged at Point Lookout, Md. February 10,1865 . (Born in Monroe County, Ga. January 9, 1833. Died May 27, 1908.)

Harris, Josiah- private May 12, 1862 .

Hawkins, Edwin- private May 12, 1862 . Died of disease in Richmond, Va. hospital October 1862 .

Head, William W.- private May 12, 1862 . Died of typhoid fever in Winder Hospital at Richmond, Va. September 27, 1862 .

Heath, William D.- private May 12, 1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 .

Henderson, James C.- private May 12,1862 . Died near Richmond, Va. September 4, 1862 , or March 9, 1863 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Huckaby, Robert A.- private May 12, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 . Admitted to U. S. A. General Hospital at Baltimore, Md. October 24, 1864 . Died there October 26, 1864 .

Huckaby, William- private May 12,1862 . Died in 1864 .

Ingram, William Burl- private May 12, 1862 . Right arm permanently disabled at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Discharged May 1,1864 . (Born in Ga. March 16,1830.)

Ivey, George A.- private May 12, 1862 . Died in 1864 .

Jarrett, Peter- private May 12, 1862 . Captured, date and place unknown. Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him a prisoner of war. No later record.

Johnson, Christopher C.- private December 30,1863 . Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Butts County, Ga. November 19, 1842.)

Kendricks, John Z.- private May 12, 1862 . Died in service in Virginia.

Kimbell, Francis T.- private May 12,1862 . Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and released February 23, 1864 .

Kimbrell, James G.- private May 12, 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant February 1864 . Captured at High Bridge, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865 .

King, Henry H.- private May 12, 1862 . Captured at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . Died at Griffin, Ga. November 20,1863 .

Lawrence, J. K.- Enlisted as a private in Co. K, Hampton's South Carolina Legion April 14, 1861 . Transferred to Co. I, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. January 4, 1863 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. March 1865 .

Lemmond, William A.- private May 12, 1862 . Captured at Farmville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26,1865 .

Maddux, James Crawford- private May 3, 1862 . Wounded at Richmond, Va. June 29, 1862 . Wounded in left ankle and permanently disabled at Chancellorsville, Va. May 4, 1863 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Ga. December 24, 1838. Died in Butts County, Ga. July 27,1908.)

Mangham, Wiley P.- private May 12, 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant. Died of dysentery in General Hospital at Camp Winder, Richmond, Va., July 24, 1862 .

Mann, John W.- private May 3,1862 . Paroled in 1865 .

Martin, James A. D.- private May 3,1862 . Discharged September 6, 1862 .

Mayo, James W. (or Mays)- private May 3, 1862 . Appointed 2d Sergeant October 1863 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

McElhaney, Henry S.- private May 3, 1862 . Transferred to artillery.

Moore, Sanford L.- private May 3,1862 . Died September 18,1862 .

Neal, J. M.-See private Co. H.

Nichols, Charles- private May 12, 1862 . Killed at Ashby's Gap, Va. September 20, 1862 .

O'Neal, Lemuel N.- private May 3, 1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal December 30, 1863 . Absent without leave, on expired furlough, February 28,1865 . No later record.

Parker, Alexander- private May 3, 1862 . Killed at Petersburg, Va. June 28,1864 .

Parher, John- private May 12, 1862 . Deserted in 1865 . Received by Provost Marshal General, Washington, D. C., March 29,1865 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and furnished transportation to Philadelphia, Pa.

Payne, Lewis M.- private May 3, 1862 . Wounded through body and permanently disabled at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . (Born in Ga. January 3, 1828.)

Peaden, Mathew N.- private May 3, 1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal December 18'63. Killed at Petersburg, Va. June 19, 1864 .

Phinazee, James M.- private May 3, 1862 . Discharged September 6, 1862 . Reenlisted. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 . (Born in Monroe County, Ga. August 25, 1839.)

Powell, John G. M. B.- private May 3, 1862 . Absent without leave January 1864 . Killed by Enrolling Officer in Butts County, Ga. June 10,1864 .

Reynolds, T. K.- private May 3, 1862 . Died at Macon, Ga. January 20, 1865 .

Saunders, Simon H. J.- private May 3, 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant February 7, 1863 . Wounded, skull fractured, and permanently disabled, at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Pension records show he was at home on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. July 25, 1838.)

Shaw, John- private May 12, 1862 . Enlisted in Co. K, 2lst Regiment Ga. Inf. September 11, 1863 . Roll for August 31, 1864 , shows him "Absent, sick, at Petersburg, Va." No later record.

Smith, William R.- private May 13,1862 . Died of fever near Richmond, Va. August 6,1862 .

Thaxton, John F.- private May 13,1862 . Appointed Hospital Steward November 18,1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Ga.)

Thaxton, Richmond R.- private May 3, 1862 .

Tucker, James- private May 3,1862 .

Waggoner, William Daniel- private May 12, 1862 . Wounded, left hip permanently disabled at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Roll from February 29, to August 31, 1864 , shows him sick in Pike County, Ga. (Born in Ga. April 10, 1829.)

Waller, Charles- private May 3, 1862 . Died August 5, 1862 .

Wilder, Silas M.- private May 3, 1862 .

Williamson, Thomas J.- Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 3d Battn. Ga. State Troops January 4, 1862 . Roll dated April 17, 1862 , last on file, shows him present. Mustered out in 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 3, 1862 . Pension records show he was at home on sick furlough in 1865 . (Born in Butts County, Ga. September 6,1832.)

Willis, John J.- private May 3, 1862 .

Wright, Joseph- private May 3, 1862 . Killed in Virginia.

Wright, W. J.- private May 3, 1862 . Wounded, right shoulder permanently disabled at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . (Born in Ga. August 27, 1827. Died in Randolph County, Ala. February 16,1919.)

 

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY K, 53d REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

C. S. A.

MONROE COUNTY

QUITMAN GUARDS

 

Ponder, James M. - Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. K, lst Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18, 1861 . Resigned January 20, 1862 . Elected Captain of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Appointed Assistant Quartermaster July 9, 1863 ; Brigade A.Q.M. October 1864 . Furloughed for 24 days January 25,1865 . Appears on list of Quartermasters and Commissaries dated March 5,1865 . No later record.

Dumas, William Jefferson -Appointed 5th Sergeant of Co. F, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18, 1861 ; lst Sergeant January 20,1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant January 20,1862 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 ; Captain July 9, 1863 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 12,1865 .

McCowen, Benjamin B.- Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 .

Chambliss, Zachariah H. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Appointed 1st Sergeant January 20, 1862 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 ; 1st Lieutenant July 9, 1863 . Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 .

Martin, James A. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . On detached service on Macon Western R. R. February 28,1865 . No later record.

Simmons, Robert -Enlisted as a private in Co. K, lst Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18, 1861 . Appointed 2d Sergeant October 10, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed 2d Sergeant of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Died of small-pox at Fredericksburg, Va. January 8, 1863 .

Leary, Thomas W. -Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Appointed 3d Sergeant of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Captured at High Bridge or Farmville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26,1865 .

Ivey, William T. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Appointed 4th Sergeant of Co. K, 53d Regiment
Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Wounded at Deep Bottom, Va. July 20, 1864 . Roll dated February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. No later record.

Simmons, James W. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Appointed 5th Sergeant of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Transferred to Co. B, 45th Regiment Ga. Inf. April 11,1864 . Furloughed for 60 days on account of typhoid fever March 28, 1865 .

Sheram, John W. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) March 18, 1861 . Appointed Corporal. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Appointed 1st Corporal of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Killed at Malvern Hill, Va. July 1,1862 .

McCowen, Thomas Grant -Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's) June 10, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. May 6,1862 . Appointed 2d Corporal of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. March 18, 1862 . Wounded in left arm at Fredericksburg, Va. December 13, 1862 . Wounded and disabled at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Detailed Enrolling Officer August 1864 . On detached duty February 28,1865 . No later record. (Born in Ga. June 7,1841.)

Ponder, Daniel J. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) August 2, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta Ga. March 18, 1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 ; lst Corporal October 1863 ; 5th Sergeant August 1864 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. Died of disease at home in 1865. Simmons, James M.- Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal of Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 ; 2d Corporal October 1863 ; 1st Corporal August 1864 . In arrest February 28, 1865 . No later record.

Allen, Thomas William - private May 6, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. August 7,1862 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Anthony, James S. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 , and captured there July 5, 1863 . Appointed 4th Corporal October 1863 ; 3d Corporal August 1864 . Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. February 18, 1865 . Exchanged at James River, Va. February 20-21, 1865 .

Ashley, J. W. - private May 6, 1862 . Substitute for W. L. Lampkin. Died near Richmond, Va. in 1862 .

Barksdale, J. H. - private December 2, 1863 .

Bean, Henry G. - Enlisted as a private in Co. A, l4th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 4, 1862 . Transferred to Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for Stephen D. Martin, February 21, 1863 . Detailed in Medical Department October 1864 . Appointed Hospital Steward and ordered to report to Surgeon W. Webb, Hardee Hospital, Forsyth, Ga. December 1,1864 . Released from this assignment and ordered to report to Surgeon B. M. Wible at Cuthbert, Ga. hospital January 13, 1865 . No later record.

Bean, John A. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), August 2, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Captured at Tazewell, Tenn. January 31, 1864 . Transferred from Rock Island, Ill.. to James River, Va. And exchanged March 23, 1865 .

Bowdoin, Travis W. - Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 6th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 21, 1861 . Discharged February 7, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862. Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave since December 31,1863 . No later record.

Britt, R. H. - private 1862 . Substitute for B. L. A. Lindsey.

Cadenhead, Henry - private May 6, 1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Cannon, T. J. - private May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 ; Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 .

Chambliss, J. M. - private May 6,1862 . Discharged, furnished George W. Reid as substitute, May 6,1862 .

Childs, James M. - private May 1862 . Substitute for William B. Huddleston. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Childs, W. T. J. - private August 16, 1862 . Transferred to Co, D, 3lst Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for Samuel W. Potts, March 7, 1863 . Paroled at Lynchburg, Va. April 15, 1865 .

Clarke, A. S. - private May 6, 1862 .

Collier, Dickey Washington, Sr. - private May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 . Captured near Knoxville, Tenn. December 3,1863 . Transferred from Rock Island, Ill. to City Point, Va. for exchange March 2,1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1843. Died in Calhoun County, Ga. May 6, 1918.)

Collins, J. W. - private May 6, 1862 .

Collins, Robert - private May 6, 1862 .

Curtis, C. L. G. - private May 6, 1862 . Died in 2d Georgia Hospital November 28, 1862 .

Curtis, E. M. - private May 6, 1862 .

Dumas, Henry Turner -Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18, 1861 . Appointed Corporal February 13, 1862 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Furnished transportation to Jacksonville, Fla. May 10,1865 .

Edwards, J. Hiram - private May 6,1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Captured at High Bridge, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865 . (Born in Monroe County, Ga. July 2,1834.)

Ennis, William M. - private January 18, 1864 . Captured at High Bridge, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865 . (Born in Ga.)

Fields, James B. - private May 6, 1862 . Discharged on account of rheumatism contracted at Seven Pines, Va. May 1862 ,July 1, 1863 . (Born in Ga. May 5, 1819.)

Fletcher, Thomas Jefferson - private May 6,1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant February 1863 . Elected 2d Lieutenant July 1863 . Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29,1863 . Elected 1st Lieutenant May 6,1864 . Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Flewellen, J. M. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Farmville of High Bridge, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26,1865 .

Floyd, A. J. - private September 6, 1862 . Pension records show he was in hospital near Richmond, Va. close of war.

Fuller, A. J. - private May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 19, 1863 .

Goggins, Thomas F. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), August 2, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1,1864 . Released at Elmira, N. Y. June 21,1865 .

Goings, Thomas J. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), June 4,1861 . Discharged September 13,1861 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 .
Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Ga. July 3, 1835.)

Greer, Leonard Forsyth - private May 6, 1862 . Captured at High Bridge, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865 . Died in Atlanta, Ga. December 1896. Buried near Forsyth, Ga.

Hanson, W. G. - private May 6, 1862 .

Harris, Robert - private May 6, 1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Harris, Walker - private May 6, 1862 . Died at Atlanta, Ga. or Forsyth, Ga. November 6,1863 .

Hill, Benjamin H. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. May 6, 1862 . Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 .

Hill, B. F. - private May 6, 1862 . Appointed 4th Corporal October 19, 1864 . Roll for February 1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. Pension records show he was on sick furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. in 1837.)

Hill, James R. - private May 6, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Transferred from Rock Island, Ill. For exchange March 2, 1865 . No later record.

Hill, R. W. - private May 6,1862 . Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 .

Hill, W. G. - private May 6,1862 . Furloughed in 1863 .- never returned.

Hogan, Ridgeway W. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, lst Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18, 1861 . Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant September 16, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Appointed Captain and Assistant Quartermaster, C.S.A., June 4,1862 . Relieved from duty with 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. and assigned to duty at Atlanta, Ga., to add in collecting tax-in-kind, June 17,1863 . Serving as Post Quartermaster at Atlanta, Ga. December 17,1863 . In tax-in-kind service at Griffin, Ga. July 24, 1864 . No later record.

Holmes, Joseph Oliver - private May 6, 1862 . Substitute for J. T. Holmes. Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Captured at High Bridge, Va. April 6,1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865 . (Born in Ga. in 1844.)

Holmes, J. T. - private May 6, 1862 . Discharged, furnished J. O. Holmes as substitute, May 6,1862 .

Holmes, William M. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 45th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 4, 1862 . Transferred to Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for W. D. Wheeler, May 1863 . Wounded and left at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2,1863 . No later record.

Howell, N. T. - private May 21, 1862 . Substitute for W. E. Phillips. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Never returned.

Howell, Thomas J. - private October 1, 1862 . Wounded in left breast and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Exchanged at David's Island, N. Y. Harbor October 1863 . Wounded, knee disabled at Cold Harbor, Va., June 1, 1864 . Paroled at Greensboro, N.- C. May 1,1865 . (Born in Ga. August 26,1843.)

Huddleston, William B. - private May 6, 1862 . Discharged, furnished James M. Childs as substitute, in 1862 .

Hunnicutt, W. M. - private May 6, 1862 . Died of smallpox at Fredericksburg, Va. in 1863 .

Johnston, Monroe - private May 6, 1862 . Discharged, disability.

Joiner, Simeon Joseph. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K,1st Reg. Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Discharged on account of heart disease December 24, 1862 . (Born in Monroe County, Ga. May 1, 1831.)

Kilgore, Jordan (or Killgore) - private May 6, 1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Knott, D. F. - private May 5,1864 . Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released in 1865 . (Born in McDonough, Ga. April 13,1845. Died in Carrollton, Ga. May 11,1911.)

Lampkin, W. L. - private May 6,1862 . Discharged, furnished J. W. Ashley as substitute, May 6,1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 8th Battn. Ga. Cavalry (Cumming's Battn.,) August 4, 1863 . Appointed Captain and A.Q.M. October 1, 1863 . Resigned March 23, 1864 .

Lane, Absalom -Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Lane, Cullen - private August 14, 1862 . Received by Provost Marshal General, Army of Patomac, March 23, 1865 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Washington, D. C. and furnished transportation to Philadelphia, Pa. March 29, 1865 .

Lane, Matthew M. (or Matthew W.) -Enlisted as a private in Co. K, lst Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Langtree, James - private February 18, 1863 . Substitute. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 5,1863 . Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Fort Delaware, Del. and released February 27, 1865 .

Lindsay, B. L. A. - private May 6, 1862 . Discharged, furnished R. H. Britt as substitute, in 1862 .

Lovett, G. W. - private May 6,1862 . Captured, date and place not given. Died at Camp Chase, O. May 16, 1865 . Buried there in Grave #1975. '

Mabry, Jemason - private May 6,1862 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Mabry, S. M. - private May 6,1862 .

Marshall, T. L. - private May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3,1863 . Captured at High Bridge, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865 .

Martin, C. S. (or C. T.) - private May 6, 1862 . Died near Lynchburg, Va. in Crumpton's Hospital January 2, 1863 . Buried there in Confederate Cemetery, No. 8, 2d Line, Lot 101.

Martin, Stephen D. - private May 6, 1862 . Transferred to Co. A, l4th Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for H. G. Bean, February 21, 1863 . On detached service in Ga. in 1864 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record. (Born in 1843.)

McAfee, Jonathan A. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Roll for August 31, 1863 , last on file, shows him absent without leave at Chambersburg, Pa. June 30,1863 . No later record.

McCowen, Duncan Green - private May 6,1862 . Roll for February 28,1865 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. No later record.

McCowen, John Daniel - private May 6,1862 . Killed at Malvern Hill, Va. July 1,1862 .

McKinney, J. W. - private May 6,1862 . Died in Camp Winder Hospital at Richmond, Va. in 1862 .

McKinney, W. Z. - private May 6, 1862 . Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Died at Rock Island, Ill. June 9, 1864 . Buried there.

Ogletree, J. T. - private May 6,1862 .

Phillips, James R. D. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Appears last on roll for October 31, 1862 . Unofficial records show he was discharged, furnished substitute, in 1863 .

Phillips, W. E. - private May 6, 1862 . Discharged, furnished N. T. Howell as substitute, May 21, 1862 .

Ponder, John L. - private May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Appointed 2d Sergeant November 1863 . Captured at Farmville, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865 .

Potts, Mahlon B. - private May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Captured at High Bridge, Va. April 6, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 16, 1865 . Died in Monroe County, Ga. February 24, 1905.

Potts, Moses A. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Absent without leave June 1, 1864 . Deserted to enemy at Coosawhatchie, S. C. January 1865 .

Potts, Samuel W. - Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 3lst Regiment Ga. Inf. October 14, 1861 . Transferred to Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. in exchange for W. T. J. Childs, March 7, 1863 . Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Pounds, John H. - private May 6, 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant July 21,1864 . Captured at High Bridge, Va. April 6,1865 . Released June 19, 1865 .

Pritchett, Alfred F. - private May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Pension records show he was at home on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Ga. June 16, 1838.)

Pritchett, Roland P. - private May 6, 1862 . Died at Mount Jackson, Va. October 27, 1862 . Buried in Mount Jackson Cemetery, Shenandoah County, Va.

Pritchett, R. T. - private May 6,1862 . Wounded and disabled at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 .

Pritchett, W. J. - private May 6, 1862 . Furloughed March 20, 1863 ; never able to return. Died February 11, 1895.

Reid, George W. - private May 6, 1862 . Substitute for J. M. Chambliss, killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 .

Reynolds, B. M. (or R. M.) - private January 28,1863 . Substitute. Wounded at Funkston, Ma. July 14,1863 . Died at Richmond, Va. January 18, or 23,1865 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Richardson, Robert N. - private January 28, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Died from wounds in a New York prison August 7, 1863 .

Robinson, C. S. - private May 6, 1862 . Discharged November 5, 1862 .

Saxon, John F. (or Saxton, John T.) -Enlisted as a private in Co. K,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53rd Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Died in Winder Hospital at Richmond, Va. December 2, 1862 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Sheram, George Washington -Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), June 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Wounded at Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862 ; Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Ap-
pointed 4th Corporal in 1863 ; 3d Corporal October 1863 ; 2d Corporal August 1864 . Absent without leave February 28, 1865 . No later record. Pension records shows he was at home on sick furlough April 1865 . (Born in Monroe County, Ga. October 11, 1839. Died at Confederate Soldiers Home, Atlanta, Ga., October 2, 1936. Buried at Barnesville, Ga.)

Sheram, W. H. - private May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Killed at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19, 1864 .

Smith, John H. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), March 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6,1862 . Appointed 2d Sergeant January 8,1863 ;1st Sergeant November 1863 . Wounded and permanently disabled at Wilderness, Va. May 6,1864 . (Born in Ga. January 1,1835.)

Smith, Joseph M. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K,1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), June 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53rd Regiment Ga.
Inf. May 6, 1862 . Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9,1865 .

Stephens, John W. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) March 18,1861 . Mustered out at Augnsta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant January 1864 . Paroled at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865 . Died at Albany, Ga.

Tate, J. G. - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's,) June 18, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga.Inf. May 6,1862 . Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17,1862 . Died from founds September 28, 1862 .

Tinsley, A. J. - private May 6, 1862 . Died at home in 1864 .

Trammell, E. C. - private May 6, 1862 . Died of measles at Richmond, Va. August 7, 1862 .

Vardeman, J. A. - private May 6, 1862 . Wounded and disabled at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 , and captured there October 1, 1862 . Exchanged at Aiken's Landing, Va. November 10, 1862 . On detached service in hospital October 1864 -February 28, 1865 . No later record.

Vardeman, Samuel M. - Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 3d Battn. Ga. Inf. June 25,1861 . Transferred to Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. October 19,1864 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 21,1865 .

Walker, William - private May 6, 1862 .

Walton, H. H. - private May 6,1862 . Discharged, disability.

Wheeler, Enoch H. Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Inf. (Ramsey's), June 15,1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862 . Roll for December 1864 , shows he deserted from Fort Harrison, Va.

Wheeler, John W. - private May 6,1862 . Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 . Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Wheeler, William Daniel - private May 6, 1862 . Transferred to Co. K, 45th Regiment Ga. Inf., in exchange for W. M. Holmes, May 1863 . Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Williams, James H. - private May 6,1862 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1,1864 . Appears on cancelled entry on roll of prisoners of war received at Elmira, N. Y. from Point Lookout, Md. July 17, 1864 . Missing after railroad accident at Shohola, Pa.
July 15, 1864 .

Wright, J. Z. - private April 4, 1864 .

 

 

 

 

 

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