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Confederate (CSV)


Josiah Kellum

(c. 1836 - 1862)

Home State: North Carolina

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd North Carolina Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 25 year old farmer in Onslow County, he enlisted there on 1 July 1861 as Private, Company G, 3rd North Carolina Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

His service from Moore,1 as Josiah Kellam, and the Roster.2 His memorial is on Findagrave.

He married Amanda Eubanks (1834-1903) in March 1859 and they had 5 children.


c. 1836; Onslow County, NC


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. 1, pp. 106 - 107  [AotW citation 6119]

2   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 25893]