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28th Tennessee Infantry      
Company Unknown
Absolom Davis - Private   
A soldier of the 28th Tennessee (Consolidated) Infantry. He was known as Abs Davis and was a cook for his mess. Survived the war and applied for a Confederate pension in White County, Tennessee.
Relationship~ 3rd great Uncle
Contact Name:  Elisa M. (Davis) Guthrie
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  9/21/2011
Company Unknown
Eli Pitchford Hawthorne - Surgeon   
I am looking for any information on Eli Pitchford Hawthorne, as he was a long back grandfather.
Contact Name:  Regina Hawthorne
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Contact Homepage:  jesse12
Date Added:  7/10/2011
Company Unknown
Sydney S Stanton - Colonel   
He was from the 84th Regiment when if was consolidated into the 28th.
Contact Name:  Charlotte (stanton) Fraley
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  6/17/2008
Company Unknown
Claibourne Wright West - Captain   
I do not have a complete overview of his service at this time. Enlisted 24 Dec. 1861 at Mill Springs Kentucky. First into 2nd Regt. Tennessee Mountain Vol's. This became the 28th Regiment Tenn. Infantry. He was in the battle of Shiloh. His record say he was released from service at Corinth Miss. 19 May 1862. Reason not known at this time.
Contact Name:  Phillip Thomas
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Date Added:  1/27/2015
Company B
Ridley Draper - 1st Lieutenant   
dob 12/30/1825. Enlisted 9/5/1861, 35 years old @ Camp Zollicoffer 12 month enlistment. Elected 1st Lt Sept 5,1861. Roster dated near Meridan Miss. 2/8/1865; Date and cause of vacancy, reorganization. Successor J.M. Lowe? Appears on a roster of officers not re-elected in 28th Tenn. Regiment. Roster not dated. Personal note. In the 1950's Lt Draper's foot officers sword was loaned to a TN Polytechnic Institute, Cookeville,TN now Tennessee Technology University teacher and was not returned. If you have any information,please let me know.
Contact Name:  Jim Draper
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Date Added:  2/23/2015
Company B
Joseph Grimsley Jaquess - Sergeant   
Served in Cos. B and K, 28 TN Infantry, CSA from 1861 - 1864. Held rank of Sergeant. Was wounded in battle of Peach Tree Creek near Atlanta, GA on 20 July 1864 shot through the left wrist. Was hospitalized for the remainder of the war.
Contact Name:  Tim Harrison
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Date Added:  2/19/2008
Company B
William A. Montgomery - Private   
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Contact Name:  Betty Shipley
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Date Added:  8/15/2009
Company C
Andrew Lafayette Chilton - Corporal   
Born in 1841 to William Wesley Chilton (b. 1807 in Bedford Co. Virginia) and Mary Jane Grissom. Married Virginia Brown with no children known. Wounded in the Battle of Peach Tree Creek (Georgia); surrendered with Joe Johnston. His pension application denied but later approved for his widow. Confederate Roll of Honor by Engagement - General Orders No. 64, Adjt. and Inspector General's Office, Richmond, Virginia, 08/10/1864 - The following Roll of Honor is published in accordance with Paragraph I, General Orders No. 131, 1863. It will be read to every regiment in the service at the first dress-parade after its receipt. Battle of Murfreesborough
From the State of Tennessee, Private Lafayette Chilton, Co. C. ----- M231 roll 8

(1st cousin, 4 times removed)
Contact Name:  Donald Steven Smith
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Contact Homepage:  http://www.mdscv.org/1388/adopt-a-confederate/
Date Added:  3/30/2006
Company C
William H Hummel - Private   
Also apart of the 28th Consolidated Tennessee Infantry
Company A, Private.
Contact Name:  Eric Maurer
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Contact Homepage:  www.maurerfamily.myheritage.com
Date Added:  1/7/2011
Company C
Isaac Sydney Johnson - Unknown   
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Contact Name:  Alfred James Johnson, Sr.
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  12/15/2009
Company C
David Poindexter Reeves - 1st Lieutenant   
1st Lt. Reeves was killed in action at Shiloh, April 6, 1862.
Contact Name:  Craig S. Glass
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Date Added:  1/8/2011
Company C
James E Reeves - 1st Sergeant   
Jan 15, 1823 – 1908. Enlisted Sep 5, 1861. Appointed First Sergeant Apr 16, 1862.

Parents:
• Edward P Reeves Jr 1776 – 1841 son of Jane E Reeves daughter of Daniel James Melvin
• Susan Mary Pierce 1795 – 1880

Contact Name:  James A. Crook Sr
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Date Added:  7/10/2022
Company C
Jesse West - Private   
Jesse Was born 19 Feb 1844 at Turkey Creek, Smith Co. Tenn. The 1860 census places him age 15 in Macon Co. Tenn. the PO is at Lafayette. He has 9 cards in his archival file. He enlisted 21 Oct 1862 at Red Springs. He fought at Shiloh with Statman's Brigade, Breckenridge's Reserve Corps. Chickamauga with Wrights Brigade, Cheatham's Division covering the right-wing Brigade [Polk] Army of Tenn. He was wounded in the Atlanta Campaign at the battle of Peach Tree Creek, Ga. and was medically discharged. He died 22 Nov 1892 and is buried at the West family West Family Cem. at Lafayette, Macon Co. Tenn. His wife was Susan Frances Huddleston b. 27 Jan 1846 d. 7 Oct 1928.
Contact Name:  Phillip Thomas
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Date Added:  7/29/2022
Company D
Brice R Draper - Sergeant Major   
Age 21. Enlisted 9/24/1861 @ Camp Zollicoffer for 12 months. Source: National Archives. Must see archive records for full details.
Contact Name:  Jim Draper
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Date Added:  2/23/2015
Company D
John Simpson Draper - 1st Lieutenant   
dob 4/20/1835 Mustered in 9/24/1861, 26 years old @ Camp Zollicoffer 12 month enlistment. Elected 1st Lt 12/20/1861. Company muster roll Feb 28 to Aug 31, 1862, Remarks: Discharged and final statement given. Source: Draper Families in America and National Archives
Contact Name:  Jim Draper
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Date Added:  2/23/2015
Company D
Rufus Draper - 4th Sergeant   
dob 6/26/1845 Enlisted 9/24/1861 age 16 @ Camp Zollicoffer for 12 months. 'died during Civil War in camp of Typhoid fever; buried Greenville, Miss.'* Source: *Draper Families in America and National Archives.
Contact Name:  Jim Draper
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Date Added:  2/23/2015
Company D
Thomas Jefferson Draper - Private   
dob ?/?/1825
Mustered in 8/11/1861 36 years old. Provost Marshal appointed 9/28/1861
kia 1/19/1862 Fishing Creek
Source:
Draper Families in America
National Archives
Contact Name:  Jim Draper
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/23/2015
Company D
William Henry Harrison Draper - Private   
dob 9/21/1840 died 3/1/1864'(single, died of sickness in Confederate Army. Died in Federal Prison at Rock Island).' Source Draper Families in America
Contact Name:  Jim Draper
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Date Added:  2/24/2015
Company D
Franklin Fowler - Captain   
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Contact Name:  William Walker
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Date Added:  12/26/2014
Company E
Edmond Shepard Kirby Smith - Private   
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Contact Name:  Rob Anderson
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Date Added:  6/2/2004
Company E
James Hopkins Anderson - Private   
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Contact Name:  Rob Anderson
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Date Added:  6/2/2004
Company E
Fox Chaffin - Sergeant   
Please contact me if you have any information about the 28th infantry and their specific locations during 1861-1862. Fox Chaffin served from 1861-1862.
Contact Name:  Michael Ward
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Date Added:  12/20/2007
Company E
Fox Chaffin - 3rd Sergeant   
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Contact Name:  Lee Chaffin
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Date Added:  8/12/2008
Company F
Isaac Gore Masters - 1st Lieutenant   
Enlisted in the 84th TN Infantry in December 1862. The regiment was pronounced illegal by the war department and consolidated with the 28th TN Infantry in the the spring of 1863.
Contact Name:  Chris Barlow
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Date Added:  1/7/2010
Company F
Hardy Pierce Reeves - 1st Lieutenant   
Joined the 84th Tennessee Infantry Regiment. On March 8, 1863, the 84th regiment was pronounced illegal by the War Department and lost its identity when united with the 28th Tennessee Infantry Regiment.
Born Jul 20, 1828 – Apr 4, 1898. Enlisted Dec 1, 1862. Detached by order of General Bragg to Shelbyville to join Donelson’s Brigade.

Parents:
• Edward P Reeves II 1776 – 1841 son of Jane E Reeves daughter of Daniel James Melvin Sr.
• Susan Mary Pierce 1795 – 1880
Contact Name:  James A. Crook Sr
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Date Added:  7/10/2022
Company F
George Washington Roberts - 3rd Sergeant   
Please contact me if you have information on the activities of the 28th.
Contact Name:  Jack Roberts
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Date Added:  6/27/2004
Company F
William James Smith - Corporal   
Rosters show Cpl William James Smith was a Musician in Company F, 28th Tennessee Infantry
Contact Name:  pat hamlbin
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Date Added:  6/6/2008
Company G
Perry Francis Bryant - Private   
I believe Perry Francis Bryant was killed during the Atlanta campaign of 1864, & am seeking further info. as to where he is burried.
Contact Name:  Robert Farmer
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Date Added:  8/24/2008
Company G
Adam Littleton Palk - Private   
Adam L. Palk was my great great grandfather from Jackson County, Tennessee. He enlisted in the 28th Tennessee Infantry (CSA) - Company G - under command of Col. J.P. Murray - Camp Trousdale in October 1861. He was stricken with typhoid fever while on the campaign of Gen. Zolicoffer in Mill Springs, KY. He spent time at a hospital in Atlanta. He was left without use of his right leg & hip. Was eventually furloughed.
Contact Name:  Jeffrey Green
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Date Added:  11/12/2014
Company G
Soloman Tucker - Private   
Captured January 5, 1863
Held at Military Prison Louisville, KY
Contact Name:  Ray Cannon
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Date Added:  3/28/2008
Company G
Hampton Wade - Private   
Millitary records show that he died January 28, 1862, nine days after the Battle of Mill Springs, KY. From Smith County, TN, and the William Wade family. Assumed to have died from wounds received in the battle.
Contact Name:  James Wade
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Date Added:  12/27/2004
Company H
Edward Brady - Private   
His records say he deserted on July 4, 1863. He was too sick to keep up on the retreat. His sisters were couriers for Champ Ferguson, and Ed was taken POW and sent to Camp Chase, Ohio, from July-Aug 1864 to May 12, 1865.
Contact Name:  TerryB
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Contact Homepage:  htttp://myirishroots.blogspot.com
Date Added:  9/14/2008
Company H
Patrick Brady - Private   
Ed Brady's brother. Also too sick to keep up on Bragg's retreat to Chattanooga in July 1863. Listed as a deserter. Gave his parole in Sparta, Tenn. in March 1864, after a Union raid of White County rounded up all the men and boys during the last two weeks of Feb and the first two weeks of March 1864. The raid was an attempt to capture Champ Ferguson, and many Confederates in uniform were simply executed where they were captured.
Contact Name:  TerryB
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Contact Homepage:  htttp://myirishroots.blogspot.com
Date Added:  9/14/2008
Company H
Samuel Sullivan Cardwell - Private   
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Contact Name:  Jerry L. Cardwell
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Date Added:  3/25/2009
Company H
Jefferson Dean - 1st Lieutenant   
Jefferson Dean captured in Kentucky 1863.
Died on Johnson's Island Feby 14, 1864.
I'm the GGG Grandson
Contact Name:  Jeff Adama
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Date Added:  1/8/2011
Company H
Riley W. Huffines - Private   
Riley was my great great 2nd cousin who enlisted in the regiment 09/24/1861 and was discharged in 1862 for unk reason.
Contact Name:  jim barret
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Date Added:  6/4/2012
Company H
Creed Haskins Pankey - 4th Sergeant   
Creed enlisted 24 Dec 1861 at Mill Springs in Capt. Claiborn W. West's Co. for 12 months. Enlisted by Col. John P Murray. Creed has only two cards in the Archives. He is in the 2nd Mountain Reg't Tennessee Vol's which was consolidated with the 84th Tenn Infantry to form the 28th Tenn Consolidated, on 8 March 1863. His name appears on a roll of discharged soldiers dated 1 Nov. 1862. It is unknown if this discharge is because of disability or part of the reorganization or consolidation of units. He was in the fight at Shiloh with Statham's Brigade and at Chickamauga in Wright's Brigade Chatham's Division on the right wing of Polk's army of Tennessee. He died 11 May 1882. He was my 2nd cousin 5 x removed.
Contact Name:  Phillip Thomas
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Date Added:  1/26/2014
Company I
Asbury William Draper - 1st Sergeant   
dob 7/11/1837 Mustered in 9/24/1861, 24 years old @ Camp Zollicofer, 12 month enlistment. Company Muster Roll for Feb 28 to Aug 31, 1862, Discharged and final statement given. Source: Draper Families in America and National Archives
Contact Name:  Jim Draper
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Date Added:  2/23/2015
Company I
Milton Newton Draper - Private   
dob 2/26/1843
Mustered in 9/24/1861, 18 years old @ Camp Zollicoffer 12 month enlistment.
Discharged 18 March 1862.
Source: Draper Families in America and National Archives
Contact Name:  Jim Draper
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Date Added:  2/23/2015
Company I
Samuel C Fowler - Captain   
Samuel Fowler emigrated to Texas after serving with the 28th Tennessee Infantry Regiment during the War of the Rebellion and settled in Wilbarger County near the Red River where he farmed and served as postmaster in Vernon, Texas for many years. He was a notable enough individual to have a citation in Volume 3 'History Of Texas And Texans' published in 1914.
Contact Name:  Jerald Stamps
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Date Added:  11/6/2010
Company I
Rutherford B. Herring - 1st Lieutenant   
RUTHERFORD B. HERRING'S SERVICE RECORDS FROM THE NAT'L ARCHIVES:
Herring, Rutherford B.
Co. I, 28 Tennessee Inf.
(2 Mountain Reg't Tenn. Vols)
Consol'd Mar. 8 '63, with 84 Tenn. Inf. and formed the 28 (Consolidated) Tenn. Inf.
2nd. Lieutenant
Confederate

Rutherford B. Herring
2 Lt, Co. I, 28 Reg't Tennessee Volunteers.
Appears on Company Muster Roll of the organization above, for Sept 24 to Oct 31, 1861.
Enlisted:
When... Sept 24, 1861
Where... Camp Zollicoffer
By whom...James W. Herring (Co. B, 9th Tn Cavalry, Ward's?)
Period...12 mos
Last paid:
By whom...
To what time...
Present or absent...present

Rutherford B. Herring
2 Lt { Capt. Samuel G. Slaughter's Co., 2 Mountain Reg't Tennessee Vols.
Age 45 years.
Appears on Company Muster-in Roll of the organization above.
Roll dated Camp Zollicoffer Tenn., Oct 3, 1861.
Muster-in date Sept 24, 1861.
Date of arrival at general rendezvous when service commences Sept 24, 1861 .
When mustered into service Sept 24, 1861.
By whom mustered into service...A. B. Hardcastle
Remarks: Joined, Present for duty

R. B. Hering
2 Lt, Co I, 28 Reg't Tennessee Vols.
Appears on a Roll of the Field and Company Officers of the 28th Regiment of the Provisional Army of Tennessee transferred to the Confederate States.
Roll dated....not dated.
Date of commission Sept 24, 1861

Rutherford B. Herrin 2 Lt., Co I, 28 Reg't Tenn.
Appears on a Register containing Rosters of Commissioned Officers, Provisional Army Confederate States.
Date of appointment Sept. 24, 1861.
Confed. Arch., Chap. 1, File No. 92, page 81.

R. B. Herring 1 Lt, Co I, 28 Reg't Tennessee Vols.
Appears on Regimental Return of the organization named above, for the month of Dec, 1861.
Commissioned officers present and absent:
Present
Station...Mill Spring
Remarks: Absent except 10 days

Rutherford B. Herin, 2 Lt. {Capt. Samuel B. Slaughter's co., 28 Reg't Tennessee Volunteers.
Age......years
Appears on Company Muster Roll of the organization named above, for Dated April 28, 1862.
Joined for duty and enrolled:
When...Sept 24, 1861.
Where...C. Zollicoffer
By whom...J. W. Mc Henry
Period...12 ms.

R. B. Herring 2 Lt, Co I, 28 Reg't Tennessee Volunteers.
Appears on Company Muster Roll of the organization named above, for Feby 29 to Aug 31, 1862.
Enlisted:
When...Sept 24, 1861
Where...Camp Zollicoffer
By whom...J. W. McHenry
Period...12 mos
Last paid:
By whom...
Tto what time...
Present or absent...
Remarks...Discharged & final statement given

My GGGrandfather.
I have his enlistment papers at Camp Zollicoffer Men from Jackson County Tennessee. He servived all the engagements and moved to Bell County Texas in about 1880-82 where he passed away.
Contact Name:  Johnny W. Herring Jr.
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Date Added:  2/27/2010
Company I
Richard Parsley - Private   
Originally enlisted in the 84th Tennessee infantry. November 1862. Consolidated into the 28th. Captured in the battle of Nashville sent to Camp Chase Ohio. Died refusing the oath January 1865
Contact Name:  Blayne Parsley
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Date Added:  12/31/2019
Company I
William T Strode - Private   
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Contact Name:  Bob Conner
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Contact Homepage:  http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/24485855/family
Date Added:  3/28/2014
Company K
John S Draper - Sergeant   
Enlisted 12/1/1862 @ Murfreesboro. Source National Archives.
Contact Name:  Jim Draper
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/23/2015
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