(1841 - 1918)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
From a farming family, he enlisted in Company C, 35th North Carolina Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was present with his Company at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to Orderly Sergeant (unknown date) and 2nd Lieutenant, but was captured in action before serving at that rank. He was captured at Petersburg, VA on 17 June 1864 and held at Pt. Lookout, MD and Elmira, NY until released in October 1864. He did not rejoin the regiment.
After the War
He was in the turpentine distilling business in NC.
References & notes
10/24/1841; Moore County, NC
08/27/1918; burial in Union Presbyterian Cemetery, Carthage, NC