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William Henry Goodson Cairnes
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Contact Name: Roger Gardin
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Date Added: 6/15/2017

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Alexander Beachboard
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Enlisted in 2nd NC Mounted Inf Sept. 25, 1863 at age 35 ,height 5ft 7in ,blue eyes ,Fair hair,Wheel Wright from Buncombe Co NC. Recruited by Capt Kirk along with his brother Lorenzo Dow Beachboard. Paid to enlist $300,which encluded horse,rifle,gear. Capt Kirk broke off from 2nd NC Mounted and formed 3rd NC Mounted. Alex was listed as a deserter but was reinstated by a n act of Congress March 26 1869.He was granted a pension of $12 month.Brother Lorenzo returned to 2nd NC and was reinstated and given back pay. Note they also had 2 brothers who fought for the CSA. Mathew Anthony and George W.
Contact Name: Ronald K Beachboard
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Date Added: 11/23/2011

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Issac Johnson
- Corporal
Buried at John Johnson Cemetery in Avery County, N.C.Died in 1903.
Contact Name: Phillip R. Johnson
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Date Added: 1/31/2008

Company A
William Russell Hickman
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b.9/6/1846 in Mt Airy, NC. d. 11/11/1932 in Guthrie, OK. Burial in Summit View Cemetery, Guthrie. m. (1) Rhoda Cordell in Cedar County, Mo. 9/9/1869. (2) Mary Elizabeth Varnum, 7/3/1879 in Altoona, Wilson County, Kansas. Wm enlisted 7/24/1864, Elizabethtown, Tn. Traveled West after the war and was part of the 1st land rush in Oklahoma in 1889.
Contact Name: Gretta Wyman
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Date Added: 1/16/2006

Company A
John Newton Wacaster
- Private
The proof is based on a Widow's Pension application made in 1890 by Fannie Wacaster.
Contact Name: Jerry Duncan
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Date Added: 2/1/2012

Company B
Andrew Jackson Brown
- Sergeant
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Contact Name: Sharon Phillips McMurray
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Date Added: 1/14/2013

Company B
Christopher Columbus Brown
- Private
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Contact Name: Sharon Phillips McMurray
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Date Added: 1/14/2013

Company B
Jacob Brown
- Corporal
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Contact Name: Sharon Phillips McMurray
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Date Added: 1/14/2013

Company B
John Calvin Rouse
- Private
John Calvin deserted from the 48th Virginia in early April 1864 after two years valant service in the 48th Virginia Infantry CSA. He joined the 3rd NC USA 3 Jul 1864 and served until his discharge 8 August 1865. His brother James was a sergeant in Co. B.
Contact Name: Larry D. Cockerham
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Date Added: 4/6/2008

Company B
John Henry Wheeler
- Sergeant
John Henry was originally in the 29th NC Company B CSA. He was under the command of his brother-in-law William B Creasman.
He 'went over' in 1864
Contact Name: Darrel Johnson
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Date Added: 3/8/2009

Company D
James Henry Cagle
- Corporal
Born 1837 in Buncombe Co., N.C.; Died 1922 in Henderson Co., N.C. Brother of my 3rd great-grandfather, Charles H. Cagle. Both of James' brothers fought for the South.
Contact Name: Dede Stafford
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Date Added: 3/1/2010

Company D
Jonas Conrad Killian
- Blacksmith
Jonas C. Killian is my great, great grandfather. He was born in Lincoln Co., NC in 1827 and died in 1892. He had five sons.

As a side note, I published a text in 2000, THE HISTORY OF THE THIRD NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTED INFANTRY VOLUNTEERS, USA.The book is out of print, but was published by Heritage Press. The book contains the complete known list of the members of the 3rd NC Mounted Infantry, about 900 men.
Contact Name: Ron Killian
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Date Added: 8/13/2007

Company D
Isaac Whitson
- Private
Isaac is my g.g.great-grandfather. His footstone at his grave is the shield of the Grand Army of the Republic. I have found his pension info, and record of his grave marker through Ancestry.com.
Contact Name: David Whitson
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Date Added: 7/27/2008

Company E
phillip b carpenter
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my great great great gran father served as colorguard in the co. e 3 rd nc mtd infantary enlisted on10/21/1864 atknoxville tn. discharged on8/8/1865 resident of piney creek n.c.died 4/13/1918 buried in the carpenter cemetary lansing n.c.
Contact Name: william calhoun
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Date Added: 8/12/2007

Company E
Samuel Green
- Private
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Contact Name: Roger Burnett
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Date Added: 1/7/2013

Company E
Drury Wilson Patterson
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was an advanced scout for Stoneman's Raiders
Contact Name: James Brown
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Date Added: 11/7/2008

Company F
Stephen Morgan Bailey
- Private
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Contact Name: Chad
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Contact Homepage: www.thebaileyfamilygenealogy.weeblys.com
Date Added: 10/28/2009

Company H
Solomon Baugess
- Private
Soloman's last name has been spelled Bangus and Bargus in differnt publications. Soloman was from Wilkes Co, NC. He and about a dozen other Wilks County boys went AWOL while in the Deep Gap area. Lee had already surrendered and home was just off the mountain. I dont blame them. Now buried in NW Ashe county, NC. Phillip Carpenter also listed here was my Step 3rd Great Grandfather (No blood but got his last name)
Contact Name: Roger Carpenter
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Date Added: 1/6/2008

Company H
Aaron Vancannon
- Lieutenant
My Great-Great Grandfather
Contact Name: Mike Voncannon
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Date Added: 4/12/2011

Company I
Jonathan McPeters
- Corporal
Buried at the Jones cemetery on Robertson St. Burnsville, NC
Contact Name: Michael Ledford
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Date Added: 7/30/2009

Company I
Marcus DeLafayette Miller
Rank Unknown
Youngest son of Alfred Squire Miller and Jane Copeland Miller of Wilkes, (later Watauga) County, North Carolina. Born 12 Jun 1846 in Watauga County, NC. Enlisted and mustered on 6/1/1864 at Knoxville, TN as a Private into 'I' Co. NC 3rd Mtd Infantry Union Volunteers. Discharged 12/30/1865. Died 20 Jun 1914 in Custer County, Oklahoma.
Contact Name: Glenn Land
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Date Added: 9/25/2018

Company K
John Henry Dodd
- Private
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Contact Name: Robert Dodd
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Date Added: 3/6/2012

Company K
Zephaniah McCourry
- Corporal
Zephaniah McCourry and his son Tillman were both in the 3rd North Carolina Mounted Infantry, Zephaniah was also in the 58th Regt' North Carolina State Troops before they switched sides.
Contact Name: Anthony Pollygus
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Date Added: 12/21/2004

Company K
Tillman H McCurry
- 2nd Sergeant
My Great-great-grand father was also in the 58th NCST, 5th NC Cavalry Battalion (CSA), 6th NC Cavalry (CSA). He was also a POW at Camp Chase and Point Lookout. His father Zephaniah McCourry was also in the 3rd North Carolina Mounted as a Corporal.
Contact Name: Anthony Pollygus
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Date Added: 12/21/2004

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