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Thomas' Legion      
Company A
Richard H DOZIER - Private   
Enlisted in Nash County at age 43 on 11 February 1862. Mustered in as Corporal. Reduced to ranks prior to 01 March 1863. Killed at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1,1863.

Richard was the Uncle of William L Dozier of same company
Contact Name:  Robert Dozier
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Date Added:  12/30/2004
Company A
William Leonard DOZIER - Private   
Leonard enlisted for military service (CSA) in Nash County at age 19 on 04 February 1862. He was assigned to the 47th Regiment,Company A, NC Troops, Confederate States of America as a Private. Leonard was reported present in Jan-Feb 1863, Jan-Apr 1864, and Sep-Oct 1864. Leonard was captured near Petersburg, Virginia on 02 April 1865 and confined at Point Lookout, Maryland, until released on 26 June 1865, after taking the Oath of Allegiance.
Contact Name:  Robert Dozier
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Date Added:  12/29/2004
Company A
Eli Joyner - Private   
Died from wounds received at Battle of Gettysburg on July 6 1863
Contact Name:  David W Daughtridge
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Date Added:  8/12/2009
Company A
Gilbert Lewis - Private   
ENLISTMENT – resided in Nash County, enlisted in Wilson County on 15 May 1862; AGE – 21; KILLED – Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863.
Contact Name:  Dayo Lucas
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Date Added:  6/21/2010
Company A
Gilliam Lewis - Private   
ENLISTMENT – lived in Nash County, enlisted in Wilson County on 15 May 1862; AGE – 19; WOUNDED – Gettysburg, July 1 – 3, 1863, home on furlough Jan – Feb, 1864 & Sept. – Oct, 1864; SURRENDERED - at Appomattox Court House, VA on 9 April 1865.
Contact Name:  Dayo Lucas
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Date Added:  6/21/2010
Company A
Hilliard Mitchell - Unknown   
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Contact Name:  W. Joseph Mitchell
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Date Added:  1/22/2006
Company A
Jesse Mitchell - Unknown   
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Contact Name:  W. Joseph Mitchell
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Date Added:  1/22/2006
Company B
Little Berry Alford - Private   
Died December 22, 1862 at Petersburg, Virginia of Pneumonia and Typhoid Fever.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/13/2016
Company B
Abijah Beagles Carter - Private   
This is my great, great, great grandfather on my father's maternal line.
Enlisted 15 May 1862 as a Private.
Taken prisoner 5 Apr 1865 outside Petersburg, VA
Mustered out on 17 Jun 1865 at Hart Island, NY.
National Archives Film Number: M230 roll 7
Contact Name:  Michael Tanner
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Date Added:  5/3/2011
Company B
Fenner Norfleet Denton - Private   
Date of Death unknown. My 3rd cousin 3x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/13/2016
Company B
James Pearce - Private   
Died 30 Dec 1879 in Franklin County, North Carolina. My 3rd Cousin 3x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/13/2016
Company B
James Dallas Pearce - Private   
Died 22 Jul 1922 in Franklin County, North Carolina. My 3rd cousin 3x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/13/2016
Company B
John Calvin Pearce - Sergeant   
Wounded at Gettyburg. Died on 02 Aug 1924 in Franklin County North Carolina. My 3rd cousin 3x removed.
Brother of Leonidas 'Lee' Pearce
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/13/2016
Company B
Leonidas Lee Pearce - Private   
Lee Pearce, Born in Franklin County where he resided as a
farmer prior to enlisting in the Confederate States Army (Company B, North Carolina 47th Infantry Regiment)
in Franklin County at age 20, February 27, 1862.
Reported present July-August,1863; January-June,1864;
and September-October, 1864.
Captured at Amelia Court House, Virginia,
April 6, 1865.
Confined at Point Lookout, Maryland, April 14, 1865.
Released at Point Lookout on June 16, 1865,
after taking the Oath of Allegiance.
Contact Name:  Scott Pearce
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Contact Homepage:  http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSvcid=257387&GRid=70752445&
Date Added:  10/16/2012
Company B
Kearney Wiley Perry - Corporal   
Died 07 Jan 1922 at Zebulon, Wake County, North Carolina. My 3rd cousin 3x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/13/2016
Company B
Gideon Russell Phillips - Private   
Died on 08 Feb 1928 in Wake Forest, Wake County, North Carolina. My 4th cousin 2x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/13/2016
Company B
Leven Jackson Phillips - Private   
Died 05 Nov 1922 in Franklin County, North Carolina. My 4th cousin 2x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/13/2016
Company B
Presley Jackson Phillips - Private   
Died 02 Jun 1864 during the Battle of Cold Harbor in Hanover County, Virginia. He is buried in the Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond Virginia. My 3rd cousin 3x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/14/2016
Company B
Richmond Richard Phillips - Private   
Died 29 Jun 1865 at Hart Island POW Camp in the Bronx, New York. He is buried at Cypress Hills National Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York. My 4th cousin 2x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/14/2016
Company B
William R. Privette - Private   
Died 07 Jan 1901. William R. Privett is buried on Hopkins Chapel Road in Wake County, NC. It is a single grave about 50 yards on the east side of the highway in the woods. Has a Confederate marker on the grave. It is on the south side (about 50 yds) of property owned by Aubrey & Marie Gay at 5500 Hopkins Chapel Rd. Rumor has it that he remarried & his first wife's family would not allow him to be buried in the family (Riley)cementery. My 3rd cousin 3x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
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Date Added:  2/14/2016
Company B
Ruben Rogers - Private   
joined-1862.Wounded at Gettysburg,left in hospital.taken prisoner,sent to David's Island NY.Exchanged at City Point Va. Wounded 1864. Paroled at Appmomattox 4/9/1865. Died 1872 of scarlet fever, along with wife Patsy,son Absolom.
Contact Name:  Randy Oakley Sr.
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  6/6/2011
Company B
Joseph T. Stallings - Private   
Died 05 Jul 1863 at Gettysburg. Initially buried at Gettysburg but later reburied at Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia. My 3rd cousin 3x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/14/2016
Company B
Burkley James Upchurch - Private   
Burkley is my 1st cousin. He enlisted on Feb 27, 1862 at Camp Mangum in Wake County, North Carolina. He died Sept 08, 1864 at Camp Winder General Hospital in Richmond, Virginia of Chronic Gastritis. He was brother to Richard Upchurch.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
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Date Added:  4/27/2015
Company B
John W. Upchurch - Private   
Died 27 Dec 1864 at Point Lookout POW Camp, Saint Mary's Island, Maryland. Buried in the Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery. My 3rd cousin 3x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
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Date Added:  2/14/2016
Company B
Richard Upchurch - Private   
Richard is my 1st cousin. He enlisted April 11, 1862 at Camp Mangum in Wake County, North Carolina. He died from unknown causes on June 15, 1862. He was brother to Burkley James Upchurch.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
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Date Added:  4/27/2015
Company B
John Williams - Private   
Captured at Jackson Hospital, Richmond, Virginia 04/03/1865. Admitted 03/12/1865 with diagnosis of Debilitas.
Unknown date of death. My 4th cousin 4x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/15/2016
Company C
Nathaniel Brown - 2nd Lieutenant   
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Contact Name:  Lynne McConnell
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Date Added:  8/7/2010
Company C
William Albert Keith - Private   
William Albert Keith was my Great-Grandfather. He was born in
1834 and died in 1917. He was raised and lived in Wake County
North Carolina, near Apex, North Carolina. He was a farmer and
a carpenter. He is buried at Swift Creek Baptist Church. He joined in 47th in 1862. He was wounded at Gettysburg. Returned to join battles at The Wilderness, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, and Petersburg. He was taken prisoner at Fort Stedman in March
1865. He was imprisoned at Point Lookout, Md. Took oath to U.S.
and returned to N.C.
Contact Name:  Al Keith
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Date Added:  6/11/2006
Company D
George Nicholas Lewis - Captain   
GN Lewis (1825-1892) from Spring Hope NC, volunteered on 27 Feb 1862 and was assigned as Lieutenant of Co. D, NC 47th Infantry on the same day. He was wounded during the Battle of Bristow Station on 14 Oct 1863. He was called back to NC to serve as a state legislator for Nash County in 1864. His resignation was granted in August of that year.
Contact Name:  P.G. Lewis
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Date Added:  7/30/2012
Company D
Thomas W. Short - Private   
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Contact Name:  David Welch
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Date Added:  8/10/2014
Company D
Robert Carter West - Private   
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Contact Name:  Stanford
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Date Added:  7/3/2016
Company E
Wiley Glenn - Private   
Mustered in 11/4/63 Kirkland's Brigade 4/15/64 Sick 4/29/64
Retired 12/15/62
Contact Name:  Craig Hopkins
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  7/20/2009
Company E
Dionysius Jackson - Private   
Enlisted - 5 May 1863 as Private at Wake Co, NC, Company E, 47th NC Infantry
Wounded - Gettysburg
Sick - 30 Jun 1864
Died - 17 Nov 1864 Company E, 47th NC, at 4th Division General Hosp. Winder, Richmond
Burial - Hollywood Cem., Richmond, Soldiers Section W, Lot 115, Grave 1
Contact Name:  Craig Hopkins
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Date Added:  5/30/2009
Company E
Thomas L Medlin - Private   
My first cousin four times removed. Enlisted January 20 1862 at age twenty. Killed in action, Gettysburg July 2 1863.
Contact Name:  Darron Williams
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Date Added:  6/25/2008
Company E
W. Alpheus Medlin - Private   
My first cousin four times removed. Enlisted November 25 1862 at age sixteen. Killed in action, Gettysburg July 1 1863.
Contact Name:  Darron Williams
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Date Added:  6/25/2008
Company E
Jesse Jake Pearce - Private   
According to CSA records, he died 14 May 1863.....would appreciate any information on how/where he died (there is no indication of battle at that time nor indication of him being wounded earlier).
Contact Name:  Terry May
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Date Added:  12/21/2013
Company E
James David Richardson - Private   
James mustered into service at Camp Mangum in Raleigh NC on April 11, 1862 at the age of 28. He died during the Siege of Petersburg on March 31, 1865. He almost made it. He left behind a wife Sallie and four sons, Joseph, James, Willis and Albert.
Contact Name:  t denton
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Date Added:  8/14/2010
Company F
Wilkerson Daniel Harris - 2nd Lieutenant   
47th NC Infantry, Co. F, 2nd Lt promoted from Pvt. and resigned July 31, 1862 due to deafness (resulted from fever), returned and resigned again Jan 22, 1863 for deafness. *North Carolina Troops 1861-1865 A Roster Volume XI, 45-48 Regiments pg. 306
Contact Name:  Jonathan Varnell
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Date Added:  8/11/2017
Company F
John Mitchell - Unknown   
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Contact Name:  W. Joseph Mitchell
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Date Added:  1/22/2006
Company F
Atlas Green Pearce - Private   
Atlas Green Pearce, born Jan. 1847, died 13 Nov 1932

Co.F 47th Infantry Regiment N.C. CSA (The Sons of Liberty). Per Atlas G’s military record:

Residence: Granville Co. Enlist Date: 10 October 1864 Occupation: None listed

Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 10 October 1864 in Petersburg, VA. at the age of 19, assigned to Company F, 47th Regiment N.C. on 10 October 1864. POW on 02 April 1865 at Point Lookout, MD (Estimated day). Took oath of Allegiance on 16 June 1865 at Point Lookout, MD. Sources: North Carolina Troops 1861-65, A Roster, (NCRosterC) Published in 1993



Contact Name:  Victoria
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Date Added:  6/11/2012
Company F
William Fenner Pearce - Corporal   
William Fenner Pearce, born Feb. 1842 Granville Co., NC, died 28 Jan 1927 Arlington, Texas. Buried at State Cemetery, Austin, TX Confederate Field, Sec.3 (B) Row D Number 51. Jan. 12, 1911 W. Fenner married Marion Josephene Darwell (born 16 March 1841 in Georgia).

Co.F 47th Infantry Regiment N.C. CSA (The Sons of Liberty). Per Fenner’s military record: Residence: Franklin Co. Enlist Date: 10 March 1862 Occupation: Farmer

Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 10 March 1862 in Franklin Co., N.C. at the age of 18, assigned to Company F, 47th Regiment N.C. on 11 April 1862. Promoted to Full Corporal on 06 March 1864. POW on 05 April 1865 at Petersburg, VA Confined on 15 April 1865 at Point Lookout, MD (Estimated day). Took oath of Allegiance on 21 June 1865 at Point Lookout, MD. Sources: North Carolina Troops 1861-65, A Roster, (NCRosterC) Published in 1993

47th NC, Pettigrew's Brigade, Heth's Division, was under the Army of Northern Virginia and took part in the Pickett/Trimble/Pettigrew charge on July 3, 1863 at Gettsburg, amongst many other battles.



W. Fenner left NC not long after the war and went to Missouri and was in Texas by 1871 (according to TX records). In the 1900 census he is listed on the Midland Co., TX rolls as single and working as a day laborer. By 1906 Fenner applied to the state of TX for a confederate veteran pension as he was no longer able to work due to “suffering from wounds from explosion during war”. He was granted a pension and lived the rest of his days in the confederate veterans home in Austin, TX.

Contact Name:  Victoria
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Date Added:  6/11/2012
Company F
Richard Martin Pryor - Unknown   
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Contact Name:  Kathleen Pryor Kelleher
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Date Added:  3/4/2012
Company G
Jesse Powell Hilliard - Private   
Age at enlistment: 18;
Rank at enlistment: Private;
State Served: North Carolina;
Survived the War?: Yes;
Service Record: Enlisted in Company G, North Carolina 47th Infantry Regiment;
Mustered out on 01 Aug 1862.
Contact Name:  John R Sloan
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Date Added:  3/30/2013
Company G
John Edgar Joyner - Private   
John Edgar Joyner also recorded as JE Joyner
1841-1896
47th NC co. G
Resided in Franklin co, NC, enlisted at age 20
Captured near Petersburg VA April 2 1865
Released from Point Lookout June 28 1865
Contact Name:  Jeremy Joyner
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Date Added:  5/24/2019
Company G
Robert William Massey - Private   
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Contact Name:  Suanne Massey
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Date Added:  7/23/2015
Company G
Joseph/Josiah E. Phelps - Private   
My first cousin, four-times removed.
Resident of Franklin County, North Carolina. Occupation: Farmer. Height: 5' 10 1/2' tall. Enlisted March 3, 1862 at age twenty. Wounded at Gaines Mill, Virginia. Wounded Gettysburg July 1, 1863. Wounded and captured at Burgess Mill/ Boydton Plank Rd, Petersburg, Virginia, October 27 1864.
Wounded in foot, shot through thumb, shot through left thigh. Confined at Point Lookout, Maryland 10-31-1864. Exchanged on February 13, 1865. Admitted to Winder Hospital, Richmond, Virginia on February 15, 1865.
Applied for pension, Franklin County, North Carolina.
Contact Name:  Darron Williams
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Date Added:  6/25/2008
Company G
John K Shaw - Sergeant   
Enlisted in regiment when it formed. His home was Louisburg in Franklin County. Unknown when he left the regiment. He survived the war and was the postmaster in Louisburg after the war where he died in 1903.
Contact Name:  John Shaw
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Date Added:  8/1/2010
Company G
Rufus Redding Strickland - Private   
Captured @ unknown, Held @ Point Lookout Prison Camp, MD. Died @ Pt. Lookout, Buried in mass grave, name inscribed on monument.
Contact Name:  Stuart Strickland
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Date Added:  12/14/2012
Company H
Chelsey Holt - Private   
Enlisted as a Private on 2 March 1864.
Died of chronic diarrhea on 6 June 1864 at Richmond, VA.
Contact Name:  Eric Stone
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Date Added:  7/21/2010
Company H
John Robert Johnson - Private   
Born:Feb 24 1836 Rutherford NC.Died aft Aug 1881 Brasstown towns Co.Georgia Enlisted.{Pettigrew Trimble Brigade}camp mangum Raleigh N.C apr 29 1862,captured Gettysburg PA. July 1863. wounded at Gettysburg PA. muster out Jul,30 1863. age 25 -farmer 5'8'.married 1856 Cherokee NC to Modena Parson Williams 1841-1930.
Contact Name:  Tris Strickland
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Date Added:  3/23/2012
Company H
Sydney Wilford Mitchell - Captain   
Served from February 1862 until his capture at Sutherlin Station April 2 or 3 1865. He is mentioned as leading his company at Gettysburg July 3 in NC Regiments. Served with Co H as a lieutenant until his promotion to Captain just prior to Gettysburg. He served under D. H. Hill at the siege of Washington, N. C., being posted at Core Point just across the Nuese River. He saw action at Goldsboro, New Bern, Plymouth,
Gettysburg, Bristoe Station, Mine Run, Wilderness, Bethesda Church and Sutherlin Station. Was captured at Sutherlin Station, sent to Old Capitol Prison and then to Johnston Island Prison on Lake Erie. Released from
Johnston Island Prison in June of 1865, arrived home (Raleigh vicinity) June 17th after taking oath of alligeance.
Contact Name:  W. Joseph Mitchell
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Date Added:  4/14/2004
Company H
Henry Gaston Rollins - Private   
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Contact Name:  Edgar Rollins
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Date Added:  12/12/2008
Company H
Joseph B. Upchurch - Corporal   
Died 31 Aug 1863 at Ft. Delaware POW Camp of Measles. Buried at Finns Point National Cemetery in Pennsville, New Jersey. My 1st cousin 4x removed.
Contact Name:  Michael L. Upchurch
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Date Added:  2/14/2016
Company I
Benjamin Broughton - Private   
enlisted 12 May 1862 as a private. Died from wounds 13 Aug 1863 at Gettysburg. Note: one account indicated he was killed on 1 July 1863.
Contact Name:  Carl Oehmann
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Date Added:  3/31/2012
Company I
Calvin Broughton - Private   
enlisted 10 May 1862. Captured at or near Gettysburg 1-6 Jul 1863. Confined at Fort Delaware on or about 9 Jul 1863. Died at Fort Delaware 2 Oct 1863 (cause of death not stated).
Contact Name:  Carl Oehmann
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Date Added:  4/11/2012
Company I
George H. Broughton - Private   
enlisted 12 May 1862 as a private. Captured at Falling Waters on 14 Jul 1863. Admitted to hospital in Frederick, MD on 18 Jul 1863. Transferred to Point Lookout on 16 Aug 1863. Released from prison on 28 Jan 1864 after taking oath of allegiance.
Contact Name:  Carl Oehmann
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Date Added:  3/31/2012
Company I
Angus Manly Bryan - Corporal   
Enlisted 9 May 1862 as a private. Admitted to Farmville Hospital on 2 June 1864 for Anemia and returned to duty on 20 June 1864. Captured on 2 April 1865 at South Side Railroad and taken to City Point. Arrived at Hart's Island in New York Harbor on 7 April 1865. Took Oath of Allegiance at Hart's Island on 17 June 1865.
Contact Name:  Carl Oehmann
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Date Added:  7/8/2009
Company I
William Benton Bryan - Private   
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Contact Name:  Carl Oehmann
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Date Added:  3/28/2012
Company I
William P. Evans - Private   
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Contact Name:  Barbara Evans
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Date Added:  3/15/2010
Company K
James M. Apple - Private   
James was my great-great 1st cousin who volunteered 04/30/1862 along with his brother Patterson. Fought with his unit at Gettysberg and other engagements before being captured at Petersberg, Va. 10/27/1864. Taken to Pt. Lookout and released 06/03/1865.
Contact Name:  Jim Barrett
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Date Added:  5/4/2012
Company K
Patterson H. Apple - Private   
Patterson was my great-great 1st cousin who, along with brother James, volunteered on 04/30/1862. Fought in the engagements leading to Gettysberg where he was part of the Pettigrew-Trimble brigades and charges. He was later captured with James at Petersberg, Va. on 10/27/1864 and later released from Pt. Lookout, Md. 06/13/1865.
Contact Name:  Jim Barrett
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Date Added:  5/4/2012
Company K
Zachariah Apple - Private   
Zachariah was my great-great 2nd cousin and cousin to James and Patterson also of the 47th co k. At age 24 he volunteered on 04/20/1862. He and the cousins fought thru numerous engagements before Gettysberg. He survived and was later captured along with the cousins at Petersberg, Va. 10/27/1864 and was exchanged 03/28/1865 from Pt. Lookout, Md. returning to the regiment later to be paroled on 05/10/1865.
Contact Name:  Jim Barrett
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Date Added:  5/4/2012
Company K
Milton A. Huffines - Private   
Milton was my great-great 2nd cousin who volunteered at age 20 on 04/20/1862. He survived the engagements leading to Gettysberg and survived the slaughter of the regiment. on 10/27/1864 he was captured at Petersberg, Va., taken to Pt. Lookout Md. where he was released on 06/27/1865.
Contact Name:  Jim Barrett
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Date Added:  5/4/2012
Company K
Josiah S. Kernodle - Private   
Josiah was my great-great 1st cousin. Fought th gettysberg campaign as well as other battles. Ended up in the Lynchberg, Va. hospital 05/04/1864 for an unk reason but returned to duty and paroled at Greensboro, NC 05/05/1865.
Contact Name:  jim barrett
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Date Added:  5/15/2012
Company K
Riley Adam Kernodle - Private   
Riley was my great-great 1st cousin and brother to William. they both volunteered for service 04/20/1862.He was 32. They came thru the numerous engagements the regiment was involved and fought at Gettysberg. He was wounded 05/10/1864 and later captured at Sutherland Station Railroad, City Pt., Va. He was taken to Harts Island, N.Y. and released 06/17/1865.
Contact Name:  Jim Barrett
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Date Added:  5/4/2012
Company K
William S. Kernodle - Private   
William was my great-great 1st cousin who volunteered on 04/20/1862 at age 20. fighting with the regiment he was later wounded at Gettysberg and was taken back to Va. he was wounded again prior to 09/30/1864 and captured at Sutherland Station, Va. 04/03/1865. he was released from Pt. Lookout, Md. on 06/28/1865.
Contact Name:  Jim Barrett
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Date Added:  5/4/2012
Company K
WIlliam Love - Unknown   
William's Commanding Officer of Company K was Robert H Fausett Who was a relative of William Love by marriage. The are from the Burlington, NC area.

Terry Love
Contact Name:  Terry Love
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Date Added:  6/20/2009
Company K
Dennis L. Matkins - Private   
I am interested in reactivating this unit to participate in the 150th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg. As of 6/2011, I am developing a website ( http://www.47nc.org ). Please feel free to contact me. Thank you.
Contact Name:  Doug Lupo
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Contact Homepage:  www.thesitedirector.net
Date Added:  6/16/2011
Company K
John C. Matkins - Private   
I am interested in reactivating this unit to participate in the 150th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg. As of 6/2011, I am developing a website ( http://www.47nc.org ). Please feel free to contact me. Thank you.
Contact Name:  Doug Lupo
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Contact Homepage:  www.47nc.org
Date Added:  6/16/2011
Company K
Silas Matkins - Private   
I am interested in reactivating this unit to participate in the 150th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg. As of 6/2011, I am developing a website ( http://www.47nc.org ). Please feel free to contact me. Thank you.
Contact Name:  Doug Lupo
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Contact Homepage:  http://www.47nc.org
Date Added:  6/16/2011
Company K
William Matkins - Private   
I am interested in reactivating this unit to participate in the 150th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg. As of 6/2011, I am developing a website ( http://www.47nc.org ). Please feel free to contact me. Thank you.
Contact Name:  Doug Lupo
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Contact Homepage:  http://www.47nc.org
Date Added:  6/16/2011
Company K
Alpheus Green Sharp - Private   
Enlisted at Graham, NC, with his brother Michael R. Sharp. Wounded in the hand during Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg on July 3, 1863. Michael was captured and died while a POW at Fort Delaware in October 1863. Alpheus suffered a major gunshot wound to the right thigh during the battle of Cold Harbor in June of 1864. Remained in hospital until March 1865. Released from the hospital and paroled at Greensboro, NC, in April 1865.
Contact Name:  Roger Sharpe
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Date Added:  5/26/2005
Company K
Michael R Sharpe - Private   
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Contact Name:  Roger Sharpe
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Date Added:  5/26/2005
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Henry W. Simpson - Private   
I am interested in reactivating this unit to participate in the 150th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg. As of 6/2011, I am developing a website ( http://www.47nc.org ). Please feel free to contact me. Thank you.
Contact Name:  Doug Lupo
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Date Added:  6/16/2011
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Jefferson Simpson - Private   
I am interested in reactivating this unit to participate in the 150th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg. As of 6/2011, I am developing a website ( http://www.47nc.org ). Please feel free to contact me. Thank you.
Contact Name:  Doug Lupo
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Date Added:  6/16/2011
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Lemuel Simpson - Private   
I am interested in reactivating this unit to participate in the 150th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg. As of 6/2011, I am developing a website ( http://www.47nc.org ). Please feel free to contact me. Thank you.
Contact Name:  Doug Lupo
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Date Added:  6/16/2011
Company K
Luke Simpson - Private   
I am interested in reactivating this unit to participate in the 150th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg. As of 6/2011, I am developing a website ( http://www.47nc.org ). Please feel free to contact me. Thank you.
Contact Name:  Doug Lupo
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Date Added:  6/16/2011
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Morgan Simpson - Private   
I am interested in reactivating this unit to participate in the 150th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg. As of 6/2011, I am developing a website ( http://www.47nc.org ). Please feel free to contact me. Thank you.
Contact Name:  Doug Lupo
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Date Added:  6/16/2011
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Thomas L. Tarpley - Private   
Thomas Tarpley
Residence Alamance County NC; 18 years old.
Enlisted on 4/26/1862 at Alamance County, NC as a Private.
On 4/30/1862 he mustered into 'K' Co. NC 47th Infantry
He died of disease on 5/22/1862 at Goldsboro, Wayne Co., NC

Originally buried at Willow Dale Cemetery, Goldsboro, Wayne Co., NC later moved to Providence Church Cemetery, Graham, Alamance Co., North Carolina on Memorial wall in Willow Dale Cem.





Contact Name:  Lisa Edwards
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Date Added:  11/3/2010
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Andrew F. Tickle - Private   
Andrew was my great great 2nd cousin who, at age 21, volunteered for service on 04/20/1862. At Gettysberg he was wounded and taken prisoner. It's unk where he was taken, released or even if he survived.
Contact Name:  jim barrett
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Date Added:  6/4/2012
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George R Tickle - Private   
George, my great great 2nd cousin, enlisted for service 04/30/1862. Fought at Gettysberg and was taken prisoner 07/03/1863.
Contact Name:  jim barrett
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Date Added:  5/17/2012
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Julius R Tickle - Private   
Julius was my great great 2nd cousin and volunteered for service 04/30/1862. He was wounded at Gettysberg but not captured. he was killed in action 05/05/1864 during the Wilderness fight.
Contact Name:  jim barret
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Date Added:  5/17/2012
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Levi R Tickle - Private   
Levi was a great great 2nd cousin who volunteered for service 09/14/1862 and was later wounded at Gettysberg. He was captured 04/02/1865 at Garrett, Va. and taken to Hart's Island NY where he was paroled on 06/17/1865.
Contact Name:  jim barrett
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Date Added:  5/17/2012
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Simeon Tickle - Private   
Simeon was my great-great 1st cousin who, at age 43, joined the regiment on 03/13/1863. He was wounded at Gettysberg but returned to duty. He was wounded in the knee prior to April 1865 and captured while recovering in Jackson Hospital, Richmond, Va. He died on 04/25/1865.
Contact Name:  jim barrett
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Date Added:  5/15/2012
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henry waggoner - Private   
my great-great 1st cousin henry enlisted 03/13/1862.he was in the pettigrew/trimble charge at gettysburg. his uncle william was in the 52nd n.c. that also participated in the charge. henry was wounded 06/02/1864 and was taken prisoner near petersberg, va on 10/27/1864. he was held at pt. lookout,md. until his parole in 1865.
Contact Name:  jim barrett
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Date Added:  2/3/2012
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