(1828 - 1914)
Home State: South Carolina
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
On the Campaign
He commanded the regiment in Maryland.
The rest of the War
He resigned his commission in September 1863, probably for his health, and "to serve as Commissioner in Equity of Pickens District." 2
After the War
He became a member of the bar, and continued to operate the Keowee Courier until 1898. He moved the paper and his practice to Walhalla. He was also elected to the SC General Assembly.1
References & notes
His gravesite is on Findagrave.
6/13/1828; Pickens District, SC
8/7/1914; Walhalla, SC; burial in West View Memorial Cemetery, Walhalla, SC
2 From notes to accompany memoirs of Lt. A. Augustus "Gus" Dean, Second S.C. Rifles, Company G
Batson, Steve, South Carolina in the War Between the States, Published c.1996, first accessed 08 August 2005, <http://www.geocities.com/BourbonStreet/Square/3873/b/scmp.html>, Source page: [http://batsonsm.tripod.com/deanaa.html] [AotW citation 212]