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Confederate (CSV)

Corporal

George Sullivan Fanning

(c. 1844 - 1899)

Home State: South Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 22nd South Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

An 18 year old farmer in the Barnwell District, known as Sullivan, he enlisted as Corporal, Company I, 22nd South Carolina Infantry on about 15 January 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was surrendered with his Company at Appomattox Court House, VA on 9 April 1865.

References & notes

His service from the Roll 1 and the index to his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. His Appomattox parole is on the Park Service list [pdf]. Personal details from family genealogists and the US Census for 1860 and 1880. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

He married Carolina Eleanor "Lena" Bogacki (1853-1924) and they had 6 children between 1871 and 1890.

Birth

c. 1844 in SC

Death

1899 Williston, SC; burial in Williston Cemetery, Williston, SC

Notes

1   Thomas, John P., and and previous SC Historians of the Confederate Records, Confederate Rolls of South Carolina, Columbia: Historian of Confederate Records, 1898, Roll of Company I, 22nd Reg't Inf, South Carolina Vols.  [AotW citation 24982]