(1831 - 1881)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 31 year old farmer in Saluda, Edgefield District, he enlisted as Private, Company M, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 9 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was in hospitals in Staunton and Richmond, VA into December 1862. He was ina hospital again, with an ulcer of his leg, from 4 June to 8 August 1863. He was captured at Cedar Creek, VA on 19 October 1864 and exchanged at Point Lookout, MD on 23 October. He was surrendered on 26 April 1865 and paroled at Greensboro, NC on 2 May 1865.
After the War
By 1870 he was a farmer in Miller, Baker County, GA.
More on the Web
11/07/1881; burial in Christ Methodist Church Cemetery, Baker County, GA