(1844 - 1906)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 19 year old farmer in Martinsville, Spartanburg District, he enlisted as Private, Company F, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 9 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by a gunshot in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a hospital in Culpeper, VA then returned to serve with his Company to November 1863. He was absent until June 1864 and was then slightly wounded at Halltown, VA on 21 (or 26) August 1864. He was in a hospital in Richmond to 6 September 1864 then on furlough for 30 days. He was surrendered on 26 April 1865 and paroled at Greensboro, NC on 2 May 1865.
After the War
In 1870 he was a farm worker in Cherokee Springs, Spartanburg County and was working his own place there by 1880 and was still farming there in 1900.
References & notes
09/25/1906; Spartanburg County, SC; burial in Buck Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Chesnee, SC