(1828 - 1905)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
In the 1850 US Census he was a clerk (possibly for his merchant father) in Jackson County, GA. In 1860 he was an Ordinary (probably Inn or Tavern keeper) there. He was commissioned Captain, Company G, 16th Georgia Infantry 20 July 1861 on its original organization.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left thigh in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
The rest of the War
Resigned 1 August 1863, which was accepted 9 September 1863.
After the War
He moved to Lakeland, FL in 1880 or 1881.
References & notes
01/16/1828; Jackson County, GA
08/09/1905; Lakeland, FL; burial in FL
1 Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/index.html>, Source page: /georgia/infantry/16th_inf_regt.html [AotW citation 12158]