(c. 1824 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 37 year old teacher in Cabarrus County, he mustered as Private, Company A, 20th North Carolina Infantry on 18 April 1861 in Cabarrus County.
On the Campaign
He was captured in Maryland on 12 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of disease in Frederick, MD on 25 November 1862 while a prisoner. He as originally buried "on west side of and in the cemetery at Frederick." Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
c. 1824; Cabarrus County, NC
11/25/1862 Frederick, MD; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD
1 Pruett, Samuel, and Poffenberger & Good, Greg Farino and Western Maryland Regional Library (WMRL), Washington Confederate Cemetery, possible burials, Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010 [AotW citation 4570]
2 Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966- [AotW citation 19256]