(1834 - 1919)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A deaf 28 year old day laborer in Martin's Creek, Pickens District, he enlisted as Private, Company H, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 1 July 1862.
On the Campaign
He was unaccounted for on 14 September and was captured near Boonsboro, MD on 15 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was at Fort Delaware then sent to Aiken's Landing, VA on 2 October for exchange. He was at hospitals in Richmond, VA for a range of complaints into March 1863 with no further military record.
After the War
By 1870 and to at least 1880 he was a farmer in Laurens County, SC. In 1900 he was farming in Greenwood.
References & notes
12/24/1834; Pickens (now Oconee) District, SC
08/24/1919; Calhoun Falls, SC; burial in Salem Cemetery, Abbeville County, SC