(1839 - 1925)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 22 year old farmer on his father's large place in the Dutch Fork, Lexington District, he enlisted as Private, Company I, 15th South Carolina Infantry, about 1 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
After the War
In 1870 he was back on his father's farm, in what was then called Broad River Township, and was farming with his brothers there to at least 1880 (now called Saluda). He had his own place there in 1900, but was living with his nephew Martin in Saluda in 1910. He was living alone and still listed as a farmer at age 80 in 1920.
References & notes
05/28/1839 in SC
01/27/1925; burial in Saint Peters Lutheran Church Cemetery, Chapin, SC