Service Records for Surnames Beginning with G

Gaddy, Israel D.

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: South Carolina

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/4/1863: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 35

5/1/1863: admitted to Wayside Hospital in Charleston with stricture; transferred to General College Hospital #1 in Columbia

6/1/1863: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6, bed 169) in Wilmington for debility

7/22/1863: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6, bed 145) for jaundice

8/3/1863: transferred to Co. A, 2nd Regt. Confederate Engineers

9/15-21/1863: treated for diabetes at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6, bed 130)

9/23-27/1863: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6, bed 162) for intermittent fever

NOTES

Transferred to Engineers on 6/6/1863 in [98]

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 103

Gainey, J. H.

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

10/23/1864: enlisted in Wake Co.

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Galbreath, Malcolm

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

1/23/1863: enlisted at Camp Whiting near Wilmington, age 37

8/1/1863: wounded in hip and knee by sharpshooters at Battery Wagner

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

9/2/1864: died of chronic diarrhea at Elmira

NOTES

Name given as Galbraith in [6] and “Galbreath” in [111]; wounded in side and knee on 8/1/1863 [36]

REFERENCES: 2, 6, 36, 111, 191

Ganus, James S.

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Brunswick Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

4/2/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 16

4/4-5/10/1862: hospitalized with typhoid fever at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 2, bed 10) in Wilmington

Oct, 1862: absent sick through this month

11/16/1862: discharged for youth and poor health

NOTES

Name given as “James T. Ganons” in [98]; brother of John, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 98

Ganus, John C.

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Brunswick Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

3/25/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 19

4/8-29/1862: treated for rubeola at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 2, bed 5) in Wilmington

5/16-6/1/1862: treated for acute dysentery in Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 1, bed 27)

Sep/Oct, 1862: under arrest awaiting trial for desertion

Nov/Dec, 1862: returned to duty

7/15/1863: admitted to Wayside Hospital in Charleston with fever

7/19/1863: transferred to hospital in Summerville

6/1/1864: wounded in head at Cold Harbor; reported captured (unsubstantiated); whereabouts unknown for remainder of war

NOTES

Survived the war; brother of James, same company; last name listed as “Gainons” in [98]

REFERENCES: 2, 58, 98, 103

Gappins, James J.

COMPANY: Cos. G and H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Orange Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/12/1862: enlisted at age 33 in Columbus Co. as Private in Co. H, 51st Regt. NC Troops

Sep/Oct, 1862: appointed Musician (Fifer)

Jan/Feb, 1863: reduced to ranks

3/1/1863: transferred to Company G of same regiment

Mar/Apr, 1863: absent sick

4/28/1863: admitted to Wayside Hospital in Charleston with intermittent fever; transferred to General College Hospital #2 in Columbia

12/30/1863: absent without leave

2/22/1864: returned to duty; hospitalized at Petersburg

Mar-Nov, 1864: absent sick through this date

11/30/1864: absent without leave

NOTES

Survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 103, 110

Garner, Francis M.

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/15/1862: enlisted in Duplun Co. at age 20

7/15/1863: wounded in leg on Morris Island

7/16/1863: admitted to Trapman Street Hospital; leg amputated

Aug, 1864: absent through this date

NOTES

Date of wound given as 7/15/1863 in [52] and [150]; brother of Simeon, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 52, 150

Garner, Simeon

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/15/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 32

8/25/1862: hospitalized at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 1, bed 23) in Wilmington with typhoid fever

9/5/1862: returned to duty

Oct, 1864: present through this month

Nov/Dec, 1864: absent without leave

5/1/1865: paroled at Greensboro

NOTES

Brother of Francis, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 110

Garris, George W.

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

7/14/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 17

5/4-26/1863: treated for debility at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 7, bed 42) in Wilmington

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor; confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

2/20/1865: paroled and transferred to James River for exchange

3/10/1865: hospitalized at Richmond

3/22/1865: furloughed for 60 days

NOTES

Born: 1845

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 110

Gaskill, Furney

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Carteret Co.

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

3/12/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 46

6/17/1864: wounded in ankle near Petersburg

12/1/1864: absent wounded through this date

12/15/1864: returned to duty

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Gaum, Daniel H.

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

Jan-Apr, 1864: probably enlisted during this period

5/1/1865: paroled at Greensboro

NOTES

Survived the war

REFERENCES: 2

Gavin, William A.

COMPANY: Co. B

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

3/1/1862: enlisted in Duplin Co. at age 18

6/1/1863: transferred to Co. B, 1st Battalion NC Heavy Artillery in exchange for Pvt. Kenan Merritt

Aug, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Pension and Soldier’s Home applications at [109]; admitted to Soldier’s Home on 5/17/1902, age 59, Sampson Co. [133]

REFERENCES: 2, 18, 109, 133

Gaylor, John B.

COMPANY: Co. B

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

6/17/1861: enlisted in Co. I, 9th Regt NC Troops in Duplin County at age 21

9/17/1863: under arrest

Jan/Feb, 1864: under arrest as a result of court martial sentence

8/3/1864: transferred to Co. B, 51st Regt NC Troops

Dec, 1864: present through this month

4/8/1865: took Oath of Allegiance

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 3

Gaylor, Lewis

COMPANY: Co. B

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Carpenter

SERVICE RECORD

4/25/1862: enlisted at Camp Mangum, age 24

2/7/1863: detailed to work in government shops in Wilmington

Mar/Apr, 1863: rejoined company

Jun, 1863-Oct, 1864: detailed to work on gunboats in Wimington

Nov/Dec, 1864: rejoined company

NOTES

Survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Geddie, Hugh McDuffie

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Sergeant

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/3/1862: enlisted as Private in Cumberland Co. at age 19

7/1/1862: promoted to Corporal before this date

3/25/1863: jailed on suspicion of stealing soap

Mar/Apr, 1863: promoted to Sergeant

5/16/1864: wounded in shoulder and captured at Drewry’s Bluff; confined at Point Lookout at a later date

1/17/1865: paroled at Point Lookout

1/21/1865: received at Boulware’s Wharf, James River, for exchange; hospitalized at Richmond with catarrhus

1/29/1865: furloughed for 40 days

NOTES

DOB: 1/23/1843; brother to Joseph, same company; family info at [108]

REFERENCES: 2, 70, 105, 108, 112

Geddie, Joseph Carson

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

12/15/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 17

6/1/1864: wounded at Cold Harbor

9/30/1864: wounded in right leg and captured at Fort Harrison; hospitalized at Fort Monroe

1/9/1865: transferred to Point Lookout

1/17/1865: paroled at Point Lookout

1/21/1865: received at Boulware’s Wharf, James River, for exchange

1/22/1865: hospitalized at Richmond

1/26/1865: furoulghed

NOTES

DOB: 11/18/1844; brother to Hugh, same company; family info at [108]

REFERENCES: 2, 108

George, Forney Kelly

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Columbus Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Student

SERVICE RECORD

3/7/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 17

7/13/1863: on sick furlough in Columbus County

Sep/Oct, 1863: returned to duty

Nov/Dec, 1863: sick in hospital at Wilmington

Jan/Feb, 1864: returned to duty; detailed as provost guard at Petersburg

8/11/1864: absent without leave

9/20/1864: returned to duty

9/30/1864: reported captured at Ft. Harrison (unsubstantiated); probably killed; tombstone gives date of death as 1864

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 40, 58

Gibson, E.

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

12/2/1863: transferred to Co. E, 51st Regt. NCT from unspecified cavalry unit in exchange for Private William A. McLeod; failed to report for duty

3/1/1864: dropped from the company rolls prior to this date

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Giddens, Henry Clay

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Sergeant

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/6/1863: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 18 as a Private

Mar-Aug, 1864: promoted to Sergeant during this period

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Survived the war; born: August, 1844 [108]; “Henry Clay” in 1850 & 1870 census; brother of John, same company; family info at [108]

REFERENCES: 2, 108, 110

Giddens, James T.

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Wayne Co.

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Merchant

SERVICE RECORD

8/26/1861: appointed 2nd Lt. of 24th Regt NC Militia

4/23/1862: enlisted in Sampson Co. at age 23 in 51st Regt NCT as 1st Sgt

6/30/1862: reduced to ranks before this date; discharged after providing substitute (Pvt. David J. Gore)

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 132

Giddens, John William

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Wayne Co.

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

1/11/1862:  appointed 1st Lieutenant in 24th Regt NC Militia

4/28/1862: enlisted in 51st Regt NCT in Sampson Co. at age 27

6/1/1862: discharged because of fractured foot (15 years prior) that made him unfit to march

NOTES

DOB: 11/23/1835 [112]; brother of Henry, same company; family info at [108]

REFERENCES: 2, 108, 110, 112, 132

Gilmore, Stephen

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/21/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 24

5/29-7/3/1862: treated for gonorrhoea at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 1, bed 29) in Wilmington

Sep/Oct, 1862: absent sick

Nov/Dec, 1862: returned to duty

5/16/1864: wounded at Drewry’s Bluff

5/17/1864: died of wounds

NOTES

Listed as Killed in Action in [161]

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 105, 161

Glover, Calvin T.

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

11/8/1864: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 35

12/25/1864: absent sick

NOTES

Soldier’s & widow’s pension applications at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 110

Glover, William R.

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/31/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 30

5/23-6/1/1862: treated for rubeola at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3, bed 19) in Wilmington

Nov, 1862-Feb, 1863: absent sick

Mar/Apr, 1863: returned to duty

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

7/15/1864: injured in train wreck at Shohola

10/11/1864: paroled at Elmira

11/15/1864: received at Venus Point, Savannah River, for exchange

NOTES

Survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 105, 110

Godwin, Guy W.

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Columbus Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/4/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 42

8/30/1862: deserted

Mar/Apr, 1863: returned to duty

12/8/1863: died in hospital at Florence, SC of wounds received “on the train”

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Godwin, Hiram

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Sampson Co.

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/4/1862: enlisted in Sampson Co. at age 31

5/23-25/1862: treated for dysentery at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3, bed 28) in Wilmington

Feb, 1864: present through this month

3/7/1864: transferred to Co. B, 56th Regt. N. C. Troops

6/17/1864: wounded in the body at Petersburg

7/1/1864: returned to duty before this date

8/10/1864: deserted; returned to duty on unspecified date

12/25/1864: deserted to enemy

12/30/1864: confined at Washington, DC; released on same date

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 53, 98

Godwin, Ollin

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Sampson Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

3/17/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 49

Jul, 1862-Aug, 1963: detached as guard at Fayetteville Arsenal

Sep/Oct, 1863: rejoined company

1/8/1864: hospitalized at Petersburg with rheumatism

1/14/1864: furloughed for 60 days

3/10/1864: hospitalized in Fayetteville

Nov/Dec, 1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Godwin, William L.

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Georgia

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

5/6/1862: enlisted in Sampson at age 24

Sep/Oct, 1863: in regimental hospital at Mt. Pleasant, SC

Nov/Dec, 1863: returned to duty

5/31/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/8/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/9/1864: transferred to Elmira

2/20/1865: paroled at Elmira; transferred to James River for exchange

NOTES

Pension application states that he was only slightly wounded and had no broken bones; wrote letter attached to Samson Hawley’s widow’s pension application (1885)

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 130

Goff, Wiley

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Cooper

SERVICE RECORD

4/28/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 40

1/6/1864: absent without leave

May-Aug, 1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Born in 1822; pension records indicate he was wounded in the leg at Charleston in 1863

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 110

Goodrich, George W.

COMPANY: Co. B

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Sampson Co.

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

5/12/1862: enlisted at Camp Holmes near Wilmington at age 26

1/17/1863 (or 1/27): died of typhoid fever in hospital at Wilmington

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Goodson, Andrew J.

COMPANY: Co. F

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Horry District, SC

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

3/10/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 18

4/10/1862: discharged, reason not reported

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Goodson, Charles P.

COMPANY: Co. F

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Franklin Co.

RESIDENCE: Franklin Co.

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

2/9/1864: enlisted at Camp Holmes near Raleigh at age 23

Dec 1864: present or accounted for through this date

NOTES

Survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 110, 112

Gore, Daniel Russell

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Columbus Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/7/1862: enlisted as a Sergeant in New Hanover Co. at age 22

5/31/1862: reduced to ranks

Apr-Jun, 1862: absent sick

6/23/1862: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3, bed 9) in Wilmington for typhoid fever

7/7/1862: furloughed

11/1/1862: returned to duty before this date

12/17/1862: wounded slightly at Goldsboro

Jan/Feb, 1863: returned to duty

6/2/1863: witness in court martial

12/3/1863: absent without leave

Jan/Feb, 1864: returned to duty; detailed as provost guard at Petersburg

4/20/1864: absent without leave

8/13/1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Born 6/11/1839; home on furlough at end of war [John David Ward pension application]

REFERENCES: 2, 56, 70, 98, 110, 143

Gore, David J.

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Sampson Co.

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

6/14/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. as substitute for Pvt. James T. Giddens

8/25-9/15/1862: treated for dysentery at Confederate Hospital #4 in Wilmington; sent home to Magnolia

2/17/1863: absent without leave

Mar/Apr, 1863: returned to duty

Jul, 1863-Feb, 1864: detached to engineers at Wilmington

7/7/1863: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6, bed 146)

9/1/1864: transferred to Co. A, 2nd Regt. Confederate Engineers

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 98

Gore, Isaac, Jr.

COMPANY: Co. B

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Miller

SERVICE RECORD

2/19/1862: enlisted in Duplin Co. at age 48

4/21-28/1862: treated for continuous fever at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3, bed 9) in Wilmington

10/23/1862: hospitalized at Goldsboro

Nov/Dec, 1862: absent sick

1/22/1863: discharged because of rheumatism and old age

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 98

Gowan, Benjamin A.

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: 3rd Lieutenant

BIRTHPLACE: Horry District, SC

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/4/1862: enlisted in Columbus Co. at age 24 as a Sergeant

4/22-30/1862: treated for rubeola at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 4, bed 17) in Wilmington

Jul/Aug, 1863: reported sick in hospital at Charleston

Nov/Dec, 1863: returned to duty

12/26/1863: reduced to ranks

1/25/1864: elected 3rd Lieutenant (1/15/1864 in [134])

3/24/1864: promotion approved by examining board

6/16/1864: captured near Petersburg

6/18/1864: confined at Point Lookout

6/23/1864: transferred to Ft. Delaware

8/20/1864: transferred to Hilton Head

9/7/1864: placed in stockade on Morris Island under Confederate fire

10/20/1864: confined at Ft. Pulaski

12/26/1864: transferred back to Hilton Head before this date

3/12/1865: transferred to Ft. Delaware

3/22/1865: died at Ft. Delaware

NOTES

One of the “Immortal 600”; reported to survive and name spelled Cowan in [1]; brother of James, same company; place of birth listed as NC in [58]; residence given as Whiteville in [60]; name spelled Gorman in [70]

REFERENCES: 1, 2, 16, 43, 58, 60, 70, 98, 111, 134

Gowan, James T.

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

5/1/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 23

5/18/1862: treated for icterus at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 5, bed 11) in Wilmington

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

6/12/1865: released at Elmira after taking Oath of Allegiance

NOTES

Brother of Benjamin, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 98

Grady, D.

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

Jan-Apr, 1864: probably enlisted during this period

4/29/1865: paroled at Greensboro

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Grady, Frederick

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/15/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 29

10/10/1862: discharged for unspecified reason

NOTES

Born: 1833 [110]

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Grady, William Henry

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Sergeant

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Student

SERVICE RECORD

3/17/1862: enlisted in Duplin Co. at age 19 as a Corporal

May/Jun, 1863: promoted to Sergeant

5/14/1864: wounded seriously at Drewry’s Bluff

Nov/Dec, 1864: returned to duty

3/9/1865: hospitalized at Greensboro with gunshot wound (probably wounded at Kinston)

4/28/1865: paroled at Greensboro

NOTES

Pension application at [109]; date of first wound listed as 5/16/1864 in [161]

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 161

Graham, Archibald

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/16/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 35

7/18/1863: wounded in left arm at Battery Wagner

7/19/1863: admitted to Trapman Street Hospital

9/25/1863: transferred to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 7, bed 250) in Wilmington

12/19/1864:absent sick through this date; retired to Invalid Corps

NOTES

Soldier’s and widow’s pension application at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 52, 98, 109

Graham, Daniel

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/29/1862: enlisted in Cumberland County at age 27

6/1/1862: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 2, bed 1) in Wilmington for cholera morbus

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

7/15/1864: leg broken in train weck at Shohola

7/18/1864: foot amputated

7/24/1864: died at Elmira of injuries

NOTES

Widow’s pension application (2) at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 87, 98, 105, 109, 111

Graham, Duncan J.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/11/1864: enlisted at Petersburg, VA, age 19

Dec, 1864: present through this month

1/18/1865: hospitalized in Raleigh

2/2/1865: returned to duty

NOTES

Survived the war; DOB:11/27/1845

REFERENCES: 2, 112

Graham, George A.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/26/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 26

5/16/1864: wounded slightly at Drewry’s Bluff

Sep/Oct, 1864: present for duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Pension application: left hand punctured by ball and 100% disabled, right hand hit by piece of shell and little finger amputated

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 110, 160

Graham, Hector R.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Sergeant

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

10/7/1861: appointed 2nd Lieutenant of 59th Regt NC Militia

4/5/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 43 in 51st Regt NCT as Private

4/22/1862: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 2, bed 14) in Wilmington for orchitis

4/29/1862: furloughed

7/1/1862: promoted to Sergeant before this date

1/9-16/1863: treated at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3, bed 20) for debility

5/4/1863: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 7, bed 264) for abcessus

3/19/1864: appointed to committee for endorsing Zebulon Vance as governor

2/22/1865: hospitalized at Greensboro with fever

2/23/1865: transferred to hospital in Raleigh

4/13/1865: captured while in hospital

4/23/1865: paroled

5/6/1865: died in hospital, cause of death not reported

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 132, 198

Graham, James Calvin

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

8/8/1864: enlisted at Petersburg, VA, age 17

8/19/1864: wounded in right leg (muscle cut by minie ball and wounded by piece of shell) near Globe Tavern

Dec, 1864: absent through this month

NOTES

Soldier’s and widow’s pension applications at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 109

Graham, Joseph C.

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/28/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 26

7/17/1863: deserted

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Graham, Robert

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/5/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 30

5/16/1864: wounded in left side at Drewry’s Bluff

6/16/1864: wounded near Petersburg; died the same day

NOTES

Obit in “Fayetteville Observer”, 8/8/1864: “shot in the head”

REFERENCES: 2, 203

Grantham, Stephen

COMPANY: Co. F

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Marion District, SC

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

3/10/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co.

5/27-6/2/1862: treated for acute dysentry at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 4, bed 30) in Wilmington

7/18/1863: received scalp wound at Battery Wagner

7/19/1863: admitted to Trapman Street Hospital

8/24/1863: died in hospital at Charleston

NOTES

Name given as C. Grantham in [52] and S. Granton in [98]

REFERENCES: 2, 52, 70, 98

Green, Henry H.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

2/12/1863: enlisted at Camp Whiting near Wilmington

5/20/1864: wounded in face at Drewry’s Bluff

6/2/1864: died in hospital at Petersburg

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 128, 160

Green, Levi

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Columbus Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

5/1/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 30

6/7-19/1862: treated for acute diarrhea at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 1, bed 15) in Wilmington

Nov/Dec, 1862: absent without leave

Jan/Feb, 1963: returned to duty

7/8/1863: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6, bed 138) for typhoid fever

7/24/1863: died in hospital of typhoid fever

NOTES

Name given as “Lewis” Green in [98]

REFERENCES: 2, 98

Gregory, Matthew

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/28/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 18

5/21-6/6/1862: treated for rubeola at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 5, bed 4) in Wilmington

5/14/1864: wounded in the head (“minnie ball entered the forehead mashing the skull in against the brain”) at Drewry’s Bluff; hospitalized at Richmond

7/8/1864: transferred to Lynchburg

11/29/1864: reported in hospital at Wilmington

1/4/1865: recommended for a furlough extension of thirty days

NOTES

DOB: 12/6/1843 [112]; soldier’s & widow’s pension applications at [109]; witnessed John J. Britt’s pension application; brother of William, same company; in list of surviving veterans printed by “The Robesonian” on 5/8/1919; wounded on 5/16/1864 in [161]

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 103, 109, 110, 112, 161, 203

Gregory, William M.

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/28/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 19

12/21/1862-4/30/1863: reported absent sick in Robeson County

May/Jun, 1863: returned to duty

6/16/1864: captured near Petersburg

6/19/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/9/1864: transferred to Elmira

7/19/1865: released at Elmira

NOTES

Pension and Soldier’s Home applications at [109], not wounded during the war; admitted to Soldier’s Home on 9/19/1911, age 67, middle initial “M”, dropped by request on 6/6/1912, reinstated on 8/10/1913, dropped 8/11/1915 & returned on 10/23/1916 [133]; brother of Matthew, same company; in list of surviving veterans printed by “The Robesonian” on 5/8/1919; listed as died at Elmira in [89]

REFERENCES: 2, 89, 103, 109, 133

Grimsley, Andrew J.

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/28/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 20

6/1/1864: killed at Cold Harbor

NOTES

Widow’s pension at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 109

Grimsley, Bright

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/28/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 23

3/25/1863: jailed on suspicion of stealing soap

7/30-8/3, 1863: wounded slightly in the head at Battery Wagner

9/1/1863: returned to duty prior to this date

6/16/1864: captured near Petersburg

6/19/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/9/1864: transferred to Elmira

7/3/1865: released at Elmira

NOTES

Brother of George, Everett & Lewis, same company; birth year given as 1840 in [215]; family info at [215]

REFERENCES: 2, 70, 110, 191, 215

Grimsley, Everett

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/28/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 17

5/9-16/1862: treated for acute rheumatism at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 2, bed 16) in Wilmington

6/30/1862: deserted

9/1/1862: returned to duty prior to this date

3/25/1863: jailed on suspicion of stealing soap

7/18/1863: wounded at Battery Wagner

9/1/1863: returned to duty prior to this date

5/31/1864: wounded at Cold Harbor

9/1/1864: returned to duty prior to this date

Sep-Dec, 1864: reported absent without leave

NOTES

Brother of Bright, George & Lewis, same company; survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 70, 98, 110, 124

Grimsley, George

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

4/28/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 28

6/30/1862: deserted

8/25/1862: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 1, bed 2) in Wilmington for cholera morbus;

transferred to hospital in Goldsboro

9/1/1862: returned to duty prior to this date

5/14/1864: killed at Drewry’s Bluff

NOTES

Born about 1834 [110]; brother of Bright, Everett & Lewis, same company; widow’s pension at [109]; listed as KIA on 5/16/1864 in [161]

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 109, 110, 161

Grimsley, James

COMPANY: Co. F

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/10/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 32

May-Jun, 1862: reported absent sick

8/20-28/1862: treated for debility at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 1, bed 3) in Wilmington

Aug, 1862: returned to duty

11/4/1862: deserted

1/17/1863: $30 reward offered for apprehension

Jan/Feb, 1863: returned to duty

8/18/1863: deserted

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 216

Grimsley, Lewis

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/28/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 20

5/1-5/1862: treated for bronchitis at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 5, bed 10) in Wilmington

6/30/1862: deserted

9/1/1862: returned to duty prior to this date

3/25/1863: jailed on suspicion of stealing soap

5/16/1864: wounded in the breast near Drewry’s Bluff

5/21/1864: returned to duty

6/5/1864: hospitalized at Richmond with a gunshot wound in the left hand; place and date not reported

6/17/1864: furloughed for 60 days

9/1/1864: returned to duty prior to this date

Dec, 1864: present or accounted for through this month

NOTES

Pension application at [109]; brother of Bright, Everett & George, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 70, 98, 110

Groves, George F.

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Sampson Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/10/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 18

7/18/1863: killed at Battery Wagner

NOTES

Tribute in “Wilmington Journal” of Aug. 27, 1863

REFERENCES: 2, 149

Guin, Asa

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/9/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 19

6/2/1862: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3, bed 24) in Wilmington for acute dysentery

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Pension application in 1901

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 105, 109

Gurganious, David

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Sergeant

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/8/1862: enlisted in Charleston at age 26 as a Sergeant

Feb, 1863: present through this month

4/23/1863: hospitalized at Charleston

5/1/1863: died at Charleston of pneumonia

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Gurganious, John D.

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/11/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 41

5/20/1862: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6) in Wilmington for dysentery

5/26/1862: fuloughed

8/20/1862: hospitalized at Wilmington

9/6/1862: died in Wilmington of pneumonia

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 98

Guy, Alexander

COMPANY: Co. B

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Columbia, SC

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Cooper

SERVICE RECORD

3/4/1862: enlisted in Duplin Co. at age 38

5/16/1864: wounded in shoulder at Drewry’s Bluff

5/18/1864: hospitalized at Richmond

5/31/1864: furloughed for 60 days

9/1/1864: returned to duty before this date

9/30/1864: wounded in right thigh (fracture) and captured at Fort Harrison; leg amputated; hospitalized at Fort Monroe

10/11 (or 10/19)/1864: died of blood poisoning

NOTES

Died: 10/19/1864 [111] and 9/30/1864 [164]

REFERENCES: 2, 111, 164

Guy, Amos Jessup

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Musician

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/1/1862: enlisted as Private in Cumberland Co., age 18

Nov/Dec, 1862: appointed Musician

6/13/1863: hospitalized at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 5, bed 11) in Wilmington with diarrhea

6/16/1863: furloughed for 30 days

Sep/Oct, 1863: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Soldier’s & widow’s pension applications at [109]; brother to Charles, John A., Lewis, Samuel & William, same company; family info at [108]; last name given as “Grey” in [98]

REFERENCES: 2, 73, 98, 105, 108, 109, 110

Guy, Charles Thomas

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: 2nd Lieutenant

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

6/24/1861: enlisted as Private in Co. F, 1st Regt. NC Volunteers at age 23

11/12-13/1861: mustered out when company disbanded

4/1/1862: enlisted as 1st Sergeant in Co. I, 51st Regt. NC Troops

5/15/1862: elected 3rd Lieutenant

Sep/Oct, 1862: on recruiting duty in Fayetteville

12/17/1862: wounded at Goldsboro by bombshell bursting near head

1/1/1863: returned to duty before this date

Mar/Apr, 1863: under arrest; reason not reported

May/Jun, 1863: returned to duty

Jul/Aug, 1863: sick at home

Sep/Oct, 1863: returned to duty

9/25/1863: promoted to 2nd Lieutenant

9/30/1864: wounded in right leg “from a minnie ball shot from the enemies guns” at Ft. Harrison; hospitalized at Richmond

Nov/Dec, 1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

DOB: 12/17/1837 [108]; was in command of company at Ft. Harrison [212]; pension application at [109]; brother of Amos, John A., Lewis, Samuel & William, same company; family info at [108]

REFERENCES: 2, 73, 105, 108, 109, 110, 179, 212

Guy, David T.

COMPANY: Co. B

RANK: Rank Unk.

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

1/15/1865: enlisted at age 19

NOTES

Pension application in 1909, age 63

REFERENCES: 2, 109

Guy, James E.

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

2/22/1864: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 19

5/16/1864: wounded at Drewry’s Bluff

5/21/1864: died in hospital at Richmond

NOTES

Born about 1845 [110]

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Guy, John Alex

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/21/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 28

12/17/1862: wounded slightly in foot at Goldsboro

1/1/1863: returned to duty before this date

5/16/1864: killed at Drewry’s Bluff

NOTES

Brother to Amos, Charles, Lewis, Samuel & William, same company; family info at [108]

REFERENCES: 2, 105, 108, 110, 143

Guy, John J.

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Carpenter

SERVICE RECORD

4/15/1861: enlisted as Private in 1st Co. C, 12th Regt. NC Troops in Duplin County at age 23

11/18/1861: mustered out when company disbanded

12/20/1861: enlisted in Co. D, 13th Battalion NC Infantry

4/15/1862: transferred to Co. A, 51st Regt. NC Troops as Corporal

Sep/Oct, 1862: reduced to ranks

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

6/21/1865: released at Elmira

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 8

Guy, Lewis H.

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Corporal

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/1/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 26 as a Private

Sep/Oct, 1862: absent sick

Nov/Dec, 1862: returned to duty

Mar/Apr, 1863: promoted to Cpl.

6/17/1863: hospitalized at Confed. Hosp. #4 (ward 2, bed 22) in Wilmington with typhoid fever

7/14/1863: returned to duty

May-Aug, 1864: absent sick

Sep/Oct, 1864: returned to duty

Mar, 1865: wounded in right thigh (thigh fractured) at Wise’s Forks

3/11/1865: hospitalized at Pettigrew Hospital #13 in Raleigh

3/25/1865: died of erysipelas and tetanus

NOTES

Brother to Amos, Charles, John A., Samuel & William, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 105, 108, 110, 171

Guy, Samuel James

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/21/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 30

Sep/Oct, 1863: sick in hospital at Charleston

11/6/1863: discharged due to injury of left hip that occurred in pre-war wagon accident

NOTES

DOB: 9/6/1831 [112]; middle name “James” on marriage records and tombstone; widow’s pension application at [109]; brother to Amos, Charles, John A., Lewis & William, same company; family info at

REFERENCES: 2, 108, 109, 110, 112

Guy, William Anthony

COMPANY: Staff/Co. I

RANK: Ensign

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/1/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 21 as Private in Company I

7/7/1864: appointed Ensign (1st Lieutenant) and transferred to Regimental Staff

8/19/1864: captured near Globe Tavern

8/22/1864: confined to Old Capitol Prison in Washington

8/27/1864: transferred to Ft. Delaware

6/17/1865: released at Ft. Delaware

NOTES

Brother to Amos, Charles, John A., Lewis & Samuel, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 73, 105, 108, 110

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