Nathan Neely Fleming(1826 - 1864)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 46th North Carolina Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
In the 1850 Federal Census he was a 24 year old single lawyer in Davie, NC. From Rowan County, he was speaker of the NC House of Commons 1860-61. By April 1862 he was First Lieutenant of Company B.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
He was promoted Captain 1 October 1862. Killed in action 5 May 1864.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Moore1. Further details from family genealogists, especially David Fleming in his fantastic blog post about his Fleming ancestors.
|Place of Birth: Mount Vernon, NC |
Death Date: 05/05/1864 Death Place: The Wilderness, VA
1 Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. 3, pp. 294 - 304 [AotW citation 12779]
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