(1838 - 1881)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 22 year old teacher at Cold Spring, Edgefield District, he enlisted as Private, Company K, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 15 April 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at Winder Hospital #2 in Richmond, VA to 28 September, then furloughed for 30 days. He was slightly wounded at Chickamauga, GA on 20 September 1863, and was on furlough home in February and March 1864. He was wounded for the third time, in the leg in the Wilderness, VA on 6 May 1864. His leg was amputated and there is no further military record.
After the War
In 1870 he was a farmer in Washington Township, Edgefield County and was still farming there in 1880.
References & notes
12/31/1838; Edgefield District, SC
01/24/1881; burial in Parksville Baptist Church Cemetery, Parksville, SC