(1842 - 1904)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
An 18 year old farm worker at Phoenix, Edgefield District, he enlisted as Private, Company K, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 15 April 1861. He was slightly wounded in the chest at Savage Station, VA on 29 June 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action in Maryland; either on Maryland Heights on 13 September or at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded for the third time, at Chickamauga, GA on 20 September 1863 and returned to duty about July 1864. He was surrendered on 26 April 1865 and paroled at Greensboro, NC on 2 May 1865.
After the War
By 1870 and to at least 1880 he was a farmer in Hibler Township, Edgefield County. He was farming in Callison Township, Greenwood County in 1900.
References & notes
04/27/1904; Greenwood County, SC; burial in Bold Spring Baptist Church Cemetery, Callison, SC