(1839 - 1914)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 22 year old farmer in Conwayboro, Horry District, he enlisted as Private, Company L, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 26 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by a gunshot in action on Maryland Heights near Harpers Ferry on 13 September 1862 and captured nearby two days later.
The rest of the War
He was at Fort McHenry in Baltimore from 3-8 December, then sent to Fortress Monroe, VA for exchange. He was in a Petersburg, VA hospital 10-14 December, then given a 40 day furlough. He was absent in March 1864 and in hospitals from July to September, then on furlough again, with no further military record.
After the War
By 1880 and to at least 1900 he was a farmer in Bucks Township, Horry County. In 1910 he was peddling notions there.
References & notes
05/25/1839 in SC
07/27/1914; burial in Pauley Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery, Dongola, SC