(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
In 1860 he was a 19 year old farmer on his widowed mother's place in Iredell County, NC. He enlisted as a Private in Company C, 4th North Carolina Infantry on 14 (or 26) February 1862 at Statesville.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
His mother Nancy applied for his final pay and allowances of $172.23 in June 1863.
References & notes
09/14/1862; Fox's Gap, MD
1 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 27474]
2 US War Department, Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, Record Group No. 109 (War Department Collection of Confederate Records), Washington DC: US National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), 1903-1927 [AotW citation 27473]