(1833 - 1902)
Home State: Alabama
Education: Atlanta Medical College, Class of 1859
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
He graduated from the Atlanta Medical College in 1859, studied at Jefferson Medical College (Philadelphia) and the Medical College of Virginia (Richmond), before opening his own practice in Sparta, AL in 1860. He enlisted as Private on 25 April 1861 in Company E, 4th Alabama Infantry. Brevetted 2nd Lieutenant 9 April 1862, Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant 22 August. Resigned to accept commission as Assistant Surgeon to date from 12 August 1862.
On the Campaign
Present in action on South Mountain and at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
Possibly promoted to Surgeon in 1864.
After the War
He moved his practice to Evergreen and was also in the drug business there, to about 1867. He then farmed outside of town. In 1885, while still maintaining his farm, he returned to the drug business in Evergreen. He was mayor of Evergreen in 1889 and probate judge of Conecuh County in 1892.
References & notes
03/15/1833; Caroline County, VA
06/19/1902; burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Evergreen, AL