(1831 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Education: University of North Carolina, Class of 1855
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 27 year old civil engineer on the Wilmington and Rutherford Railroad, he enlisted on 22 April 1861 in Anson County as First Sergeant of Company C, 14th North Carolina Infantry. On 18 October 1861 he transferred as First Lieutenant to Company H, 3rd North Carolina Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
His service from the Roster.1 Personal details from family genealogists and an announcement in the Raleigh Weekly Standard of 1 October 1862.
He married Mary E. "Mollie" Ramsey (d. 1887) in Raleigh in January 1860.
12/11/1831; Robeson County, NC
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966- [AotW citation 25897]