Service Records for Surnames Beginning with K & L

Keathley, Archelaus

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

5/9/1862: enlisted at Camp Holmes near Wilmington at age 16

9/30/1864: captured at Ft. Harrison

10/5/1864: confined at Point Lookout

3/17/1865: paroled at Point Lookout

3/19/1865: received at Boulware’s Wharf, James River, for exchange

NOTES

“Archibald Katly” in 1860 census; brother of Elisha and Lewis, same company; soldier’s pension application at [109], not wounded during war

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 110

Keathley, Elisha Herring

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Constable

SERVICE RECORD

5/17/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 28

5/17/1864: wounded in arm and left foot at Drewry’s Bluff; hospitalized at Richmond

9/1/1864: assigned to Ambulance Corps

Sep/Oct, 1864: rejoined company

Dec, 1864: present through this month

5/1/1865: paroled at Greensboro

NOTES

Brother of Archelaus & Lewis, same company; date of wound given as 5/16/1864 in [161]; widow’s pension at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 110, 161

Keathley, Lewis

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/17/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 23

5/16/1864: killed at Drewry’s Bluff

NOTES

Brother of Archelaus & Elisha, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Kellahan, Orren

COMPANY: Cos. A and H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

5/25/1863: enlisted in Company A at Camp Holmes near Wilmington, age 24

1/1/1864: transferred to Company H of this regiment

5/16/1864-6/1/1864: wounded by own gun in own hands near Petersburg sometime during this period

Aug, 1864: absent wounded through this month

Sep-Dec, 1864: absent without leave

NOTES

Age 21 in 1860 Robeson County census; first name “Arren” in [139]

REFERENCES: 2, 40, 110, 139

Kellihan, Pinkney Purdie

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Cooper

SERVICE RECORD

5/12/1862: enlisted in Columbus Co. at age 33

Nov, 1862-Aug, 1864: duty as groom and hostler to Colonel of regiment

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

11/1/1864: confined at Point Lookout

6/26/1865: released at Point Lookout after taking Oath of Allegiance

NOTES

Name spelled Kellyham in 1860 census

REFERENCES: 2, 58

Kelly, John R.

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Captain

BIRTHPLACE: Columbus Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Minister

SERVICE RECORD

3/17/1862: appointed Captain of Company H at age 24

Apr-Jun, 1862: absent sick

Jul/Aug, 1862: returned to duty

9/2/1862: resigned for health reasons

9/16/1862: resignation accepted

NOTES

Middle name “Robert” [110];1860 census lists occupation as student (attended Wake Forest [202]); half-brother of Luther Toon, also in Company H; died 3/26/1864

REFERENCES: 2, 58, 98, 110, 112, 202

Kennedy, Jesse Thomas

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Rank Unk.

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

Pension records indicate he served in this company

NOTES

Soldier’s pension (1912) indicates Co. B, 1st Battalion (Hvy Arty); widow’s pension (1917) states Co. A, 51st Infantry. Unit listed as 1st Battalion in [131]

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 131

Kent, Robert

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

2/10/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 18

8/18/1862: deserted

7/15/1863: returned to duty

9/4/1864: deserted to enemy

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Kerr, Milton

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/1/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 45

Apr, 1862: present but reported absent sick for most of time

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

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

2/13/1865: died of chronic diarrhea at Elmira

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 36, 98, 111

Kerr, William D.

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Sergeant

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

5/2/1862: enlisted as Private at Camp Morgan near Wilmington, age 23

Sep/Oct, 1862: promoted to Corporal

10/31/1863: promoted to Sergeant

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

7/17/1864: arrived at Elmira

3/2/1865: paroled and transferred to James River for exchange

3/9/1865: hospitalized at Richmond

3/17/1865: died of debility in hospital

NOTES

Widow’s pension application at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 126

Ketchum, David W.

COMPANY: Staff/Co. G

RANK: Asst Commissary

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Merchant

SERVICE RECORD

7/7/1861: Enlisted as Private in Co. F, 1st Regt. NC Volunteers in New Hanover County at age 22

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

3/22/1862: appointed 2nd Lieutenant of Company G, 51st Regt. NC Troops

4/30/1862: appointed Asst. Commissary of Subsistence (Captain) and transferred to regimental staff

2/5/1863: dropped from regimental rolls for failing to “execute the Bonds required by law”

11/26/1863: continued to serve with regiment through this date

NOTES

DOB: 10/13/1838; brother of James, same company; worked as a clerk for John M. Clark in 1860 [213]

REFERENCES: 2, 5, 110, 112, 213

Ketchum, James F.

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Sergeant

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Student

SERVICE RECORD

3/15/1862: enlisted as a Sergeant in New Hanover Co. at age 18

9/30/1864: captured at Fort Harrison

10/5/1864: confined at Point Lookout

3/19/1865: died of pneumonia at Point Lookout

NOTES

Listed as Ketchune, Company A in [26]; brother of David, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 26, 110, 111

Kimmy, James M.

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/15/1862: enlisted, no further information

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

King, Christopher C.

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Onslow Co.

RESIDENCE: Onslow Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/10/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 15

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Pension and Soldier’s Home applications at [109], not wounded during war

REFERENCES: 2, 10, 109

King, Marsden

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Sergeant

BIRTHPLACE: Bladen Co.

RESIDENCE: Bladen Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/10/1862: enlisted as a Private in New Hanover Co. at age 32

Sep/Oct, 1862: promoted to Corporal

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

6/16/1864: wounded near Petersburg

Dec, 1864: absent wounded or absent sick through this month

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Kinion, Jacob

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/1/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 34

5/3-6/1862: treated for tonsilitis at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 4, bed 22) in Wilmington

5/20/1862: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6) for morbi cutis

5/25/1862: furloughed

3/11/1864: present until died at home in New Hanover County; cause of death not reported

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 98

Kinlaw, Oliver

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

5/18/1863: enlisted at Camp Holmes near Wilmington, age 30

Nov, 1863: present through this month

12/5/1863: hospitalized at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 5, bed 81) in Wilmington with acute rheumatism

12/24/1863: deserted

Feb-Aug, 1864: absent sick

Sep-Dec, 1864: absent without leave from hospital

NOTES

Born: 1833 [110]; survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 110

Kinlaw, Pinkney G.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Corporal

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

9/6/1861: enlisted in Co. A, 31st Regt. NC Troops in Robeson County at age 20

3/12/1862: listed as a deserter

3/20/1862: transferred to Co. D, 51st Regt NC Troops as a Private

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

1/27/1863: hospitalized at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 4, bed 15) in Wilmington with intermittent fever

3/2/1863: returned to duty

5/16/1864: wounded at Drewry’s Bluff (ball was deflected by belt buckle)

9/1/1864: absent without leave

NOTES

Survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 8, 12, 98, 190

Knowles, Stephen

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

12/29/1861: enlisted in Co. D, 13th Battalion NC Infantry in Duplin County at age 25

4/15/1862: transferred to Company G, 51st Regt. NC Troops

6/17/1864: wounded near Petersburg

Sep/Oct, 1864: absent wounded until this date; absent without leave

Nov/Dec, 1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 8

Laland, Edward

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Paris, France

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Painter

SERVICE RECORD

3/31/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 37

Apr, 1863: present through this month but absent sick for much of period

5/10/1863: discharged for “phthisis pulmonalis”

5/22/1863: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6, bed 168) in Wilmington for pneumonia

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 105

Lamb, Peter

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

5/25/1863: enlisted in new Hanover Co. at age 33

12/2/1863: reported absent without leave

Jan/Feb, 1864: returned to duty

5/16/1864: killed at or near Drewry’s Bluff

NOTES

Widow’s pension application at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 161

Lane, Joseph C.

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

5/29/1862: enlisted at Camp Holmes near Wilmington

Sep/Oct, 1862: reported absent sick

Nov/Dec, 1862: returned to duty

6/9-21/1863: treated for catarrhus at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6, bed 156) in Wilmington

5/17-22/1864: wounded slightly at Drewry’s Bluff

May-Aug, 1864: reported absent wounded; place and date wounded not reported

Sep/Oct, 1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present or accounted for through this month

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 103, 160

Lanier, Bryant

COMPANY: Co. B

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

5/2/1862: enlisted in Co. B, 1st NC Heavy Arty

5/31/1862: discharged by reason of disability

4/13/1863: enlisted in 51st Regt. NCT at age 20

Dec, 1864: present through this month but sick most of the time

NOTES

Brother of David & Stephen, same company; last name spelled “Lenair” in 1870 census records

REFERENCES: 2, 3, 110

Lanier, David

COMPANY: Co. B

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/13/1863: enlisted in Duplin Co. at age 19

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

8/29/1864: died at Elmira of gangrene

NOTES

Brother of Bryant & Stephen, same company; listed as “died in accident on cars” in [164]

REFERENCES: 2, 36, 110, 111, 164

Lanier, Hosea F.

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

7/12/1862: enlisted at Fort Johnston, age 20

12/29/1862-1/5/1863: treated for pneumonia at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3, bed 4) in Wilmington

7/3/1864: wounded near Cold Harbor; hospitalized at Richmond

7/23/1864: furloughed for 30 days

Sep/Oct, 1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Last name spelled “Lenair” in 1870 census, born 1842; lived in same household in 1850 with Hogan Hunter, same company; lived in same household in 1860 with John Pickett, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 110

Lanier, Joseph J.

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/1/1862: enlisted in Duplin Co. at age 30

3/21/1865: present through this date; captured near Bentonville; sent to New Bern

4/10/1865: confined at Hart’s Island, New York harbor

6/19/1865: released at Hart’s Island after taking Oath of Allegiance

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Lanier, Stephen

COMPANY: Co. B

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: Duplin Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

9/30/1864: enlisted in Duplin Co. at age 19

12/30/1864: hospitalized at Wilmington with pneumonia

1/14/1865: returned to duty

NOTES

Last name spelled “Lenair” in 1870 census, born 1843; brother of Bryant & David, same company; survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Laper, M. G.

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Rank Unk.

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

3/29/1865: listed as casualty (wounded in right arm) in newspaper

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 171

Latta, Adam G.

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Bookkeeper

SERVICE RECORD

7/1/1863: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 19

Dec, 1864: detached as clerk to Clingman’s headquarters through this month

5/1/1865: paroled at Greensboro

NOTES

Born: 1844; brother of John, same regiment

REFERENCES: 2, 110, 112

Latta, John Robert

COMPANY: Staff

RANK: Adjutant

BIRTHPLACE: Cumberland Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Clerk

SERVICE RECORD

4/30/1862: appointed Drillmaster at age 27

7/11/1862: appointed Adjutant (1st Lt.) to rank from 6/1/1862

9/3/1864: resigned, reason not reported

9/21/1864: resignation accepted

NOTES

DOB: 9/11/1835; brother of Adam, same regiment; cemetery inscription card & tombstone list middle name as “Robert”; bookkeeper at the Herald Office (7th Street near Walnut) in 1860 [213]; member of Cape Fear Camp #254 UCV

REFERENCES: 2, 110, 112, 200, 213

Lawhorn, John H.

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Corporal

BIRTHPLACE: Duplin Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/1/1862: enlisted as Private in New Hanover Co. at age 32

Jul/Aug, 1862: appointed Musician (fifer)

Mar/Apr, 1863: reduced to ranks

10/31/1863: promoted to Corporal

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

9/23/1864: wounded in wrist by shell at Petersburg; hospitalized in Richmond

12/7/1864: furloughed for 60 days

NOTES

Pension application at [109]; attended reunion in 1891

REFERENCES: 2, 103, 109, 198

Lawrence, William J. H.

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/10/1862: enlisted; no further information

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Lawson, Jesse

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

5/15/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 50

Jul/Aug, 1863: absent without leave

Sep – Dec, 1863: under arrest at Charleston

2/16/1864: died of chronic diarrhea in hospital at Petersburg

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 70

Layton, Isaac W.

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Sergeant

BIRTHPLACE: Sampson Co.

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/4/1862: enlisted in Sampson Co. at age 21 as a Private

1/1/1863: promoted to Corporal

1/28/1864: reduced to ranks

6/1/1864: promoted to Corporal before this date

6/2-6/23, 1864: wounded in Virginia

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

11/1/1864: promoted to Sergeant

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Brother of Sherwood, same company; born: 3/14/1841, died: 12/22/1912 [125]

REFERENCES: 2, 110, 125

Layton, Sherwood

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Sampson Co.

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/4/1862: enlisted in Sampson Co. at age 36

1/30/1863: hospitalized at Wilmington

6/1/1863: absent sick through this date; discharged because of hypertrophy of the heart

NOTES

Brother of Isaac, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Ledbetter, William T.

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Dinwiddie Co., VA

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Student

SERVICE RECORD

3/28/1862: enlisted at age 14

Jul-Oct, 1863: sick in hospital at Columbia, SC

Nov/Dec, 1863: returned to duty

6/12/1864: killed by sharpshooter near Petersburg

NOTES

Age 16 years, 3 months when he was killed, formerly of Petersburg, VA (“Fayetteville Observer”, 6/20/1864); age 12 in 1860 census; middle name “Thomas” [110]; treated for continuous fever at Confederate Hospital #4 in Wilmington (dates unspecified)

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 105, 110, 135, 203

Lee, Asa C.

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

5/29/1862: enlisted Camp Holmes near Wilmington at age 32

7/18/1863: wounded at Battery Wagner

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

Nov/Dec, 1864: reported absent without leave

NOTES

Survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Lee, David L.

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

1/14/1864: enlisted at Petersburg, VA, age 18

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

9/20/1864: died at Elmira of chronic diarrhoea

NOTES

Born: 1846: brother of James and William O., this company [108]

REFERENCES: 2, 108, 111

Lee, Erasmus E.

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

7/8/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 22

4/27/1863: sent to Wayside Hospital in Charleston with catarrhus; transferred to General College Hospital #2 in Columbia

May/Jun, 1863: returned to duty

Jul/Aug, 1863: absent sick

Nov/Dec, 1863: returned to duty

10/5/1864: hospitalized at Richmond with fever

11/12/1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

DOB: 9/26/1838; middle initial “E” in marriage records – Find A Grave memorial listing middle name as “Batt” is incorrect; brother to Sir William, same company; family info at [108]

REFERENCES: 2, 103, 108, 110

Lee, James L.

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

5/29/1862: enlisted at Camp Holmes near Wilmington, age 24

Sep/Oct 1862: reported absent sick

Nov/Dec 1862: returned to duty

Nov/Dec 1864: reported absent without leave

NOTES

Pension application at [109]; brother of David and William O., same company

REFERENCES: 2, 108, 109, 110

Lee, Jesse

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

5/20/1863; enlisted in New Hanover Co.

Jul-Oct 1863: reported sick in hospital

12/2/1863: deserted

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

Lee, John B.

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Sampson Co.

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

5/24/1864: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 18

10/16/1864: died of unspecified disease in Sampson Co.

NOTES

Born in 1846

REFERENCES: 2

Lee, Sir William

COMPANY: Co. K

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/7/1863: enlisted in Co. B, 56th Regt NC Troops in Cumberland County at age 30

4/20/1863: absent without leave

4/28/1863: under arrest at Kinston

6/26/1863: under guard at Drewry’s Bluff

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

Feb, 1864: present through this month

3/7/1864: transferred to Co. K, 51st Regt. N. C. Troops

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

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

NOTES

Brother of Erasmus, same company; family info at [108]

REFERENCES: 2, 53, 108, 110, 129

Lee, William Bizzell

COMPANY: Co. C

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Screven Co., GA

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/3/1862: enlisted in Sampson Co. at age 28

5/4/1863: treated for dyspepsia at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 7, bed 263) in Wilmington

7/11/1863: treated for typhoid fever at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6, bed 200)

5/31/1864: wounded in left hand at Cold Harbor; three fingers amputated; hospitalized at Richmond

Dec, 1864: absent wounded through this month

NOTES

Survived the war; widow’s pension application at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 109, 110

Lee, William Osburn

COMPANY: Co. E

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

5/29/1862: enlisted at Camp Holmes near Wilmington at age 28

5/25-6/2/1862: treated for chronic dysentery at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3, bed 25) in Wilmington

Jun, 1862: absent sick

Sep/Oct, 1862: absent sick

Nov/Dec, 1862: returned to duty

Jan/Feb. 1863: reported absent sick

Mar/Apr, 1863: returned to duty

May-Aug, 1863: reported sick in camp or absent sick

8/21/1863: absent without leave

1/25/1864: returned to duty

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: tranferred to Elmira

2/20/1865: paroled at Elmira and transferred to the James River, Virginia for exchange

2/28/1865: hospitalized at Richmond with an unspecified complaint

3/6/1865: furloughed for thirty days

NOTES

Survived the war; DOB: 3/24/1834; widow’s pension application at [109]; brother of James & David, this company; family info at [108]; enlistment date and hospitalization dates conflict

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 108, 109

Lee, William R.

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Sampson Co.

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/31/1862: enlisted in Cumberland Co. at age 19

4/23/1863: transferred to CS Navy

May, 1863 – Dec, 1864: served as a landsman on the ironclad CSS Palmetto State in Charleston

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 105, 188

Leggett, George W.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/26/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 18

3/20/1863: died in hospital at Charleston; cause of death not reported

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 52, 99

Lennon, Ezra

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Bladen Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/7/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 18

9/10/1863: died of typhoid fever in regimental hospital at Mt. Pleasant, SC

NOTES

DOB:11/4/1843; DOD on tombstone: 9/10/1862; 20 years old when died (“Wilmington Journal”)

REFERENCES: 2, 112, 172, 203

Lennon, George W.

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Corporal

BIRTHPLACE: Bladen Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/7/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. as Private, age 30

Apr-Jun, 1862: on sick furlough

Sep, 1862: returned to duty before this month

May/Jun, 1863: promoted to Corporal; sick in hospital at Wilmington

Jul/Aug, 1863: returned to duty

12/2/1863-1/4/1864: treated for catarrhus at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 8, bed 159) in Wilmington

Jan/Feb, 1864: returned to duty

5/25/1864: killed at Petersburg

NOTES

Brother of John C. & Jonathan, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 110, 160

Lennon, John C.

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Bladen Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

2/15/1864: enlisted at Camp Hill near Petersburg, VA at age 18

5/16/1864: wounded at Drewry’s Bluff; hospitalized at Richmond

5/20/1864: died in hospital

NOTES

Brother of George & Jonathan, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Lennon, John Cale

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: 1st Lieutenant

BIRTHPLACE: Columbus Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/17/1862: appointed 3rd Lieutenant at age 27

9/16/1862: promoted to 1st Lieutenant

Sep-Nov, 1862: absent sick

12/1/1862: resigned for health reasons

12/11/1862: resignation accepted

NOTES

Born 3/14/1835 [2]

REFERENCES: 2, 40, 56

Lennon, John P.

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Brunswick Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

Mar, 1862: enlisted during this month, age 25

4/1/1862: absent without leave

NOTES

Born: 1837; survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Lennon, Jonathan

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Bladen Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/25/1862: enlisted in Columbus Co. at age 32

6/23-7/5/1862: treated for rubeola at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3, bed 27) in Wilmington

Sep/Oct, 1862: returned to duty before this date

12/9/1862: discharged for unspecified reason

NOTES

Pension application in 1905; brother of George & John C., same company

REFERENCES: 2, 58, 98, 109, 110

Lewis, Alfred

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Cooper

SERVICE RECORD

2/8/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co. at age 47

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Survived the war

REFERENCES: 2

Lewis, Hillsman

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Wayne Co.

RESIDENCE: Wilson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

1/9/1862: enlisted in Co. D, 13th Battalion NC Infantry in New Hanover County at age 19

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

5/3-6/1862: treated for acute rheumatism at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 4) in Wilmington

5/4-6/29/1863: treated at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 7, bed 44) for debility

5/22/1864: killed in action at Bermuda Hundred

NOTES

“P. Lewis” in [103], “C. H. Lewis” in [98] & “Hillson” in 1850 census, first name may have been “Peter” [1860 census]; brother of McThomas, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 8, 98, 103, 110, 160

Lewis, McThomas

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Wayne Co.

RESIDENCE: Wilson Co.

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

3/1/1863: enlisted “in camp” at age 14

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Born: between June 6 and September 14, 1848 [1850 & 1860 census]; brother of Hillsman, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Lieupo, John

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

8/19/1863: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 15

Feb, 1864: present thorugh this month but absent sick much of the time

Mar/Apr, 1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Born: 1848; survived the war

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Linback, W. R.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

2/2/1865: died in hospital at Richmond

NOTES

Place and date of enlistment unknown

REFERENCES: 2

Lippitt, James Wright

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Captain

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Druggist

SERVICE RECORD

3/14/1862: appointed Captain at age 26

Jul/Aug 1863: absent sick

Sep/Oct 1863: returned to duty

10/1/1864: assumed command of the 51st Regiment upon Lt. Colonel Hobson’s death at Fort Harrison

Dec 1864: present through this month

NOTES

DOB: 7/2/1835; working at his father’s drugstore (NE corner of Front and Market Streets) as a clerk in 1860 and lived in his father’s home on 2nd Street between Dock and Orange Streets [213]; brother of Thomas, same company; commanded regiment at surrender

REFERENCES: 1, 2, 112, 199, 213

Lippitt, Thomas B.

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: 2nd Lieutenant

BIRTHPLACE: New Hanover Co.

RESIDENCE: New Hanover Co.

OCCUPATION: Clerk

SERVICE RECORD

4/15/1861: enlisted as Private in Co. G, 18th Regt. NCT at New Hanover County, age 23

8/5/1861: promoted to 1st Sergeant

4/15/1862: discharged at end of enlistment

11/28/1863: elected 2nd Lieutenant of Co. G, 51st Regt. NCT

3/8/1864: promotion approved by examining board

9/30/1864: commanding company at Ft. Harrison

Dec 1864: present through this date

5/1/1865: paroled at Greensboro

NOTES

DOB: 5/16/1838; brother of James, same company; living with and working for brother Joesph Lippitt in 1860 (office at 23 1/2 North Water Street and home on Chestnutt between 3rd and 4th Streets [213]; member of Cape Fear Camp #254 UCV; obit in “Fayetteville Observer”, 12/28/1898

REFERENCES: 1, 2, 9, 70, 112, 200, 203, 212, 213

Little, Duncan

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

12/19/1862: enlisted at Camp Whiting near Wilmington at age 32

8/19/1864: captured near Globe Tavern

8/22/1864: confined at Point Lookout

10/20/1864: paroled at Point Lookout

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

NOTES

Brother of Gilbert and James, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 110

Little, Gilbert G.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/5/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 28

7/10-17/1863: treated for rheumatism at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 6, bed 202) in Wilmington

9/30/1864: wounded in left thigh at Fort Harrison (right thigh in [212])

10/3/1864: died in hospital at Richmond

NOTES

DOB: 10/27/1833 [126]; occupation listed as “student” in 1850 census; middle initial “F” in [135]; brother of Duncan and James, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 110, 126, 135, 203, 212

Little, James A.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

4/26/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 25

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

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

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Pension application at [109]; brother of Duncan and Gilbert, same company

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 110, 161

Little, Nathan

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Brunswick Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/17/1862: enlisted in Columbus Co. at age 38

12/17/1862: killed at Goldsboro

NOTES

Tribute in “Wilmington Journal”, 1/1/1863; obit in “Wilmington Journal”, 12/29/1862, age 38 at death; two widow’s pension application at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 58, 99, 109, 168

Little, Robert F.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/5/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 19

5/20/1864: seriously wounded at Drewry’s Bluff

6/12/1864: died in hospital at Petersburg

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 128, 160

Littlejohn, William Herbert

COMPANY: Co. A

RANK: 1st Lieutenant

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

5/29/1863: appointed 3rd Lieutenant

7/14/1863: led squad to drive enemy sharpshooters away from Battery Wagner

7/18/1863: wounded in right knee and left thigh at Battery Wagner

7/19/1863: sent to Wayside Hospital

7/31/1863: furloughed for 30 days

8/24/1863: promoted to 1st Lieutenant

Sep/Oct, 1863: returned to duty

1/28/1864-4/30/1864: on detached duty

9/1/1864: rejoined company before this date

Sep/Oct, 1864: absent sick

Nov/Dec, 1864: returned to duty

2/22/1865: hospitalized at Greensboro with catarrhus

2/23/1865: transferred to another hospital

NOTES

Account of his part in action at Battery Wagner appeared in “Wilmington Journal” of 8/13/1863 [ref in 2]

REFERENCES: 2, 103, 147

Livingston, Peter

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Turpentiner

SERVICE RECORD

4/26/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 35

6/1/1864: captured at Cold Harbor

6/11/1864: confined at Point Lookout

7/12/1864: transferred to Elmira

7/17/1864: arrived at Elmira

3/10/1865: paroled at Elmira

3/15/1865: received at Boulware’s Wharf, James River, for exchange

NOTES

Born: 1827 [110]; widow’s pension application at [109]

REFERENCES: 2, 109, 110

Lock, Stephen

COMPANY: Co. F

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Robeson Co.

RESIDENCE: Robeson Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/10/1862: enlisted in Robeson Co. at age 23

7/18/1863: wounded at Battery Wagner; hospitalized at Charleston

8/21/1863: died of wounds

NOTES

Date of death listed as 7/21/1863, name listed as “Locke,” and rank listed as Corporal in [52]; born 1840 [99]

REFERENCES: 2, 52, 99

Lockamy, Aaron

COMPANY: Co. I

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Sampson Co.

RESIDENCE: Sampson Co.

OCCUPATION: Laborer

SERVICE RECORD

5/9/1862: enlisted in New Hanover Co., age 27

7/14/1863: admitted to Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3, bed 50) in Wilmington for dysentery

Jul/Aug, 1863: absent without leave

Sep-Dec, 1863: absent sick

Jan/Feb, 1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Pension application in 1901, slightly wounded at Cold Harbor

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 109, 110

Locuss, James A.

COMPANY: Co. F

RANK: Cook

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

10/31/1864: enlisted at Richmond, VA

Dec 1864: present or accounted for through this month

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

London, P.

COMPANY: Co. F

RANK: Rank Unk.

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

3/29/1965: listed as a casualty (wounded in right hand at Bentonville) in newspaper

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 171

Long, Daniel M.

COMPANY: Co. G

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Student

SERVICE RECORD

5/1/1861: enlisted in Co. C, 18th Regt. NC Troops in Columbus Co. at age 18

7/8/1861: discharged for unspecified reason

2/2/1863: enlisted in Co. G, 51st Regt. NC Troops

6/1/1863: witness in court martial

May/Jun, 1863: absent without leave

Jul/Aug, 1863: returned to duty

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 after taking Oath of Allegiance

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 9, 58, 70

Long, Lorenzo Dow

COMPANY: Co. H

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: Columbus Co.

RESIDENCE: Columbus Co.

OCCUPATION: Farmer

SERVICE RECORD

3/1/1864: enlisted at Camp Hill near Petersburg, VA at age 18

6/2-6/23/1864: wounded in Virginia during this period

Sep/Oct, 1864: returned to duty

Dec, 1864: present through this month

NOTES

Applied for pension in Faulkner Co., Arkansas in 1894;
DOB: 2/12/1846

REFERENCES: 2, 58, 110, 120

Lumsden, William McK.

COMPANY: Co. D

RANK: Private

BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

RESIDENCE: Cumberland Co.

OCCUPATION: Brick Mason

SERVICE RECORD

9/17/1862: enlisted in Lenoir Co. at age 45 as a substitute

Nov/Dec, 1862: absent without leave

1/1/1863: reported for duty before this date

2/25-3/25/1863: treated for dairrhea at Confederate Hospital #4 (ward 3) in Wilmington

Dec, 1863: present but either absent sick or detached as commissary guard for much of the time

Jan/Feb, 1864: returned to duty

May-Aug, 1864: absent sick

Sep-Dec, 1864: on light duty with ordnance department at Petersburg

1/30/1865: hospitalized at Richmond with chronic diarrhea

2/20/1865: furloughed for 60 days

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2, 98, 110

Lyons, W. D.

COMPANY: Staff

RANK: Drillmaster

BIRTHPLACE: Unreported

RESIDENCE: Unreported

OCCUPATION: Unreported

SERVICE RECORD

7/1/1862: appointed Drillmaster

8/13/1862: present through this date

NOTES

None

REFERENCES: 2

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