(1826 - 1903)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 34 year old carpenter in Germansville, Edgefield District, he enlisted as Private, Company M, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 19 March 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a hospital in Staunton, VA then in Richmond to 2 December 1862. He was absent March - July 1864 then returned to duty. He was surrendered 26 April 1865 and paroled at Greensboro, NC on 2 May.
After the War
In 1870 he was a farm worker in Saluda, Edgefield County and in 1880 he was a mechanic in Germanville. By 1900 he was a widower living on his son Benjamin's farm in Saluda.
References & notes
03/1826; Edgefield District, SC
1903; Saluda, SC