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 Unk Benjamin R. Moss  
45th Virginia Infantry - Co. G   
When Benjamin Rush Moss was born on November 7, 1839, in Burkes Garden, Virginia, his father, William, was 27 and his mother, Sarah, was 29. He married Mary Louise Davis on April 27, 1872, in his hometown. They had ten children in 20 years. He died on September 27, 1922, in Burkes Garden, Virginia, having lived a long life of 82 years, and was buried there.

A 1931 news clipping indicates that a man named Clinton Goodman was charged with manslaughter in relation to Moss' death.
  Ancestor added by Cheyenne Peery on 12/10/2023
 3rd Sgt John R Newton  
4th Texas Cavalry - Co.   
Ellis Rangers
  Ancestor added by Stephen Woodard on 12/10/2023
 Unk John W Newton  
3rd Tennessee Cavalry - Co.   
mistake !
  Ancestor added by Stephen Woodard on 12/10/2023
 Sgt John W Meridith  
56th Virginia Infantry - Co. F   
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  Ancestor added by Stephen Woodard on 12/10/2023
 2nd Cpl Emmett F Gay  
Waul's Texas Legion - Co. B   
  Ancestor added by George Hill on 12/5/2023
 Pvt Charles Jefferson Rand  
1st Battery Light Artillery - Co. A   
Served from 27 September 1861 to 25 July 1864.

Served under Captain Frederick M. Edgell

Unit Service History:

Personally present at the following battles:
Battle of Groveton
Second Battle of Bull Run
Battle of Antietam
Battle of Fredericksburg
Battle of Chancellorsville
Battle of Gettysburg
Bristoe Campaign
Mine Run Campaign
Battle of the Wilderness
Battle of Spotsylvania Court House
Battle of Totopotomoy Creek
Battle of Cold Harbor
Siege of Petersburg
Battle of Jerusalem Plank Road
First Battle of Deep Bottom
Battle of the Crater (reserve)
Second Battle of Deep Bottom
  Ancestor added by Andrew Robert Pietersen on 12/5/2023
 Capt John Saxon  
6th Ohio Cavalry - Co. M   
John Saxon was commissioned as captain of Company M of the Ohio 6th OVC in December 1863, and served until about March of 1865, when he was discharged for disability (hernia).
  Ancestor added by John Conway on 12/1/2023
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66th New York Infantry - Co. I   

  Ancestor added by tsdyyodbnl on 11/30/2023
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44th New York Infantry - Co. F   

  Ancestor added by modtsgrcsm on 11/30/2023
 Pvt Thomas Jefferson Bell  
63rd Georgia Infantry - Co. E   
Thomas was born 10 Jun 1840 in Taylor Co. Ga. He has 2 cards in his archival file. H enlisted 4 March 1863 at Buena Vista, Marion Co. Ga., enlisted by Capt. Taylor. He was in good company as he had another 5 or 6 brothers and in-laws in the company. He saw action in the Atlanta and Carolina
Campaigns & around Charleston, Battery Wagner, He died 23 Jan 1913 and is buried at Rose Hill Cem. Osceola Co. Fla. He was the husband of my 1st cousin 5 x removed.
  Ancestor added by Phillip Thomas on 11/30/2023
 Pvt William J West  
13th Mississippi Infantry - Co. B   
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  Ancestor added by N on 11/30/2023
 4th Cpl oiioinaely gdkvazuewn icgsjfjgtv  
3rd New Hampshire Infantry - Co. M   

  Ancestor added by ptwriozxxt on 11/30/2023
 1 Lt sofhrpxcqk favwbhcwmk tktcszmhut  
146th Virginia Militia - Co. D   

  Ancestor added by ritgatdcyo on 11/30/2023
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40th Battalion Virginia Cavalry - Co. H   

  Ancestor added by vwjgaknwbp on 11/29/2023
 Pvt John Wesley Emory  
14th Texas Infantry - Co. F   
John is believed to have been born in Missouri. He moved to Hamburg, Ashley Co. Arkansas. He married there and died and is buried there. In 1860 he is 18 years old and in Montague Co. Texas. [ It is unknown why he was there]. When the war broke out, he enlisted in that county in 18 Jan 1862 in Capt. D.S. Hagler's Co. His horse is valued at $75 and equipment $15. He has 19 items in his archival file. He is wounded slightly in his ankle at the battle of Murfreesboro. Captured at the Battle of Marietta, Cobb Co. Ga. on 18 June 1864. Sent as POW to Louisville, Ky and on to Camp Morton in Indianapolis, Ind. On 13 March 1865 he is transported for exchange from Camp Morton. Battles, Richmond, Kentucky, Murfreesboro, Jackson Miss, Chickamauga, Jenkins Farm, Atlanta Campaign. In March of 1862 the 14th became dismounted. He was the father-in-law of my 1st cousin 5 x removed. His wife Sarah Frances applied for and received a pension. Pension # 20115. John died 5 Mar 1903 and she applied for pension in 1917. She died 16 June 1928 in Hamburg, Ashley Co. Ark.
  Ancestor added by Phillip Thomas on 11/28/2023
 1 Lt mbjazwfbtu qbjdewqygc ixjrbbkynv  
5th Independent Battalion Cavalry - Co. B   

  Ancestor added by kbktwvpkfx on 11/27/2023
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5th Alabama Infantry - Co. G   

  Ancestor added by hanfjoixdr on 11/27/2023
 Pvt Wesley Leroy Huston  
98th Ohio Infantry - Co. H   
Wesley was wounded on August 7th 1864. He was wounded at Utoy Creek outside of Atlanta.
  Ancestor added by Jeff LaCrone on 11/27/2023
 Pvt David M. Hull  
73rd North Carolina Infantry - Co. H   
Born: August 15th, 1815, Lincoln County, NC
Died: January 26th, 1902, Cleveland County, NC
Was the son of William Hull 1785-1861
He is buried at Antioch Baptist Church in Blacksburg, SC
Enlisted in the 4th NC Senior Reserves in 1864.
Was my 4th Great Grandfather
  Ancestor added by Andrew Parker on 11/26/2023
 Pvt Hezekiah Estes  
13th Alabama Infantry - Co. F   
Hezekiah was born 1 May 1821 in Georgia. The 1860 census finds him at age 40 in Coosa Co. Ala. The Post Office is at Rockford. He has 15 items in his archival file. He enlisted 23 June 1862 at Richmond Va. Serving in Archer's Brigade. He is sick in the hospital at Richmond from 24 Dec 1862 until 27 Jan 1863. He is in the fight at Yorktown, Seven Pines, Mechanicsville, Cold Harbor, Malvern Hill, South Mountain, Sharpsburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg. He is on the attack towards Mcphearson's Ridge on 1 July when he is captured and sent to Fort Delaware where he dies of Typhoid Fever on 9 Sept 1863. He is in a mass grave at Finn's Point National Cem. Pennsville, Salem County New Jersey. He was the father-in-law of my 2nd cousin 4 x removed.
  Ancestor added by Phillip Thomas on 11/26/2023
 2 Lt Hugh Larkin Bass  
45th Tennessee Infantry - Co. F   
Enlistment Date: 09 Dec 1861; Enlistment Place: Camp Trousdale .
Found sources listed as H.L. Bass and L.L. Bass (L.L. Bass is a transcription error)
b. 21 Jul 1834 d. 16 Oct 1898; Burial: Bass Family Farm Cemeter, Wilson County, Tennessee.
Husband of Almeda Vivrett-Bass-1st cousin 4x removed.
  Ancestor added by Ellen L Carr-Ogden on 11/26/2023
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102nd New York Infantry - Co. E   

  Ancestor added by gzblgnwwvi on 11/26/2023
 Artificer inugxkikhi qivvapwqdo ehvulbcmyz  
12th Ohio Cavalry - Co. L   

  Ancestor added by sxgjmkwcwj on 11/26/2023
 Bugler wvmrpzonim gofxxhgdpu xxvykoolrz  
133rd New York Infantry - Co. L   

  Ancestor added by kqcxqjsecj on 11/26/2023
 Capt ryllizwohh htzsmidutc jrfigclmri  
4th West Virginia Infantry - Co. M   

  Ancestor added by dwyfoicoxm on 11/26/2023

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