(1827 - 1897)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 35 year old farmer in Murrays Ferry, Williamsburg District, he enlisted as a Private in Company I, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 9 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on Maryland Heights near Harpers Ferry on 13 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was in a hospital in Liberty, VA into October 1862. He was wounded again, at Gettysburg, PA on 2 July 1863, in a hospital in Richmond, VA, and furloughed 2 September 1863 for 40 days. He was detailed as an assistant enrolling officer in South Carolina on 4 May 1864 and surrendered 26 April 1865. He was paroled at Greensboro, NC on 2 May 1865.
After the War
He was living in Williamsburg County, SC in 1880.
References & notes
12/16/1827; Lake Township, Williamsburg District, SC
07/28/1897; Williamsburg County, SC; burial in Brown Cemetery, Florence County, SC