(1837 - 1921)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 5th Alabama Infantry
He enlisted as 2nd Sergeant, Company D (later C), 5th Alabama Infantry on 15 March 1861 at Pineville.
On the Campaign
He was listed as missing in action near Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862, but had "left ranks sick at Boonsboro, Md", with no further service.
After the War
By 1880 and to at least 1910 he was a farmer at Old Texas (later Simpkinsville), Monroe County, AL. In 1920 he was a miller there.
References & notes
His service from the State of Alabama.1 He's seen as missing on South Mountain in a casualty list for Rodes' Brigade in the Montgomery Weekly Advertiser of 8 October 1862. Personal details from the Alabama Census of Confederate Veterans (1907), family genealogists, and the US Census for 1880-1920. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
He married Ida P. Chapman (1858-1947) in September 1877 and they had 6 children.
11/10/1837; Burnt Corn, Monroe County, AL
10/18/1921; Monroe County, AL; burial in Bethlehem Cemetery, Monroe County, AL