Hezekiah Petty Moore(1836 - 1909)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 24 year old farmer from Madison Station, AL when he enlisted as 2nd Corporal on 26 April 1861 in Company F, 4th Alabama Infantry. He was present with his Company in engagements from First to Second Manassas, having been reduced to Private on 20 April 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Present in action on South Mountain and at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
Present with his Company in action in most engagements at least to the Knoxville Campaign in 1863. Reported as captured, straggling, no date.
After the War:
He married in 1865, and was still a farmer in Madison County at the 1870 and 1880 US Census. He moved to Texas about 1883. In 1900 he was living in Hillsboro, TX.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Alabama1. Details from family genealogists.
|Birth Date: 05/1836 Place of Birth: Madison County, AL |
Death Place: Fort Worth, TX
1 State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/civilwar/index.cfm>, Source page: various [AotW citation 15658]
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