By John C. Rigdon
The 57th fought within the military of Tennessee. They have been captured at Vicksburg and after trade participated within the Atlanta crusade, Nashville, and Franklin, surrendering at Bentonville, NC.
Companies Of The GA 57th Infantry Regiment
(Company A) Dixie Boys (Thomas County)
(Company B) (Laurens County)
(Company C) (Laurens County)
(Company D) Smith Guards (Wilkinson County)
(Company E) citadel Valley Infantry (Houston County)
(Company F) Bragg Rifles (Crawford County)
(Company G) Mount Vernon Rifles (Washington County)
(Company H) self sufficient Volunteers (Baldwin County)
(Company I) Barkuloo Rifles (Laurens County and Wilkinson County)
(Company okay) Oconee Greys (Wilkinson County)
By Malvine Lucille Bise Zollars
Gone, yet now not Forgotten refers back to the author's maternal lineage: the Ankrom relations. She traveled all over to courthouses, cemeteries, and libraries, amassing kin info. This e-book is going during the 10th new release of the Ankrom relatives, going again into the 1700's, while Richard and Elizabeth Ankrom have been dwelling in Frederick County, Maryland.
By Jennifer Holik,Sarah Sucansky,Stephanie Pitcher Fishman
By Alan Stewart
He takes readers during the tale of Edinburgh from the earliest instances as much as the current day, exhibiting how its vibrant background has affected the lives in their ancestors. the numerous genealogical documents of Edinburgh are defined intimately, and appendices conceal family tree web pages, relatives background societies, and Edinburgh's many information, museums, paintings galleries, castles and palaces.
By John C. Rigdon
Within the Legion, the first Infantry Battalion used to be equipped with 7 businesses at Montgomery, 25 June 1862. 4 businesses consolidated with the third Infantry Battalion, Hilliard's Legion, they usually have been specific the sixtieth Infantry Regiment at Charleston, TN, on 25 November 1863. the remainder three businesses turned the twenty third Sharp-shooters Battalion. the sector officials have been Lt. Col. Jack Thorington and significant (then Lt. Col.) John H. Holt.
Upon the dissolution of Hilliard's Legion in November 1863, Co. "A" of the first Battalion turned Co. "F"; Co. "B" turned Co. "H"; Co. "C" grew to become Co. "K"; and Co. "D" grew to become Co. "I", all the sixtieth Alabama Infantry; Co. "E", "F", and "G" turned Co. "E", "F", and "G", respectively, the entire 23 AL Sharpshooters Battalion.
Companies Of The Al sixtieth Infantry Regiment
Company A Pike County Alabama
Company B, ‘Rebecca Williams Rifles’ Coosa County
Company C Montgomery County
Company D, Columbus Georgia
Company E Henry County ‘The Henry Guards’
Company F Montgomery County
Company G Pike County
Company H Butler County
Company I Lowndes County
Company ok Chambers County
By John C. Rigdon
In April, 1862, the seventeenth totaled 398 males, had five killed and 30 wounded at Malvern Hill, and misplaced fifty-one percentage of the two hundred engaged at moment Manassas. Of the 350 who observed motion at Gettysburg, twenty-nine percentage have been disabled, and from April 14 to may well 6, there have been 86 casualties, then from August 1 to December 31, 1864, the unit had forty five killed or wounded. It surrendered with 18 officials and 168 males.
The seventeenth additionally observed nice turnovers in its officials. Its colonel, H. L. Benning, turned brigadier-general and used to be succeeded by means of Lieut.-Col. Wesley C. Hodges, upon whose promoting Charles W. Matthews grew to become lieutenant-colonel, and upon his dying in motion W. A. Barden succeeded to the emptiness. Maj. Thomas Walker used to be via J. H. Pickett, W. A. Barden and J. B. Morris. Captain Harrell was once succeeded by means of D. H. Wilmot; Chapman through J. B. Moore; Campbell by means of V. A. S. Parks and J. H. Martin; McGregor by way of J. N. Tyers; Thompson via H. McCauley and J. H. Weeks; Jones (killed) by way of A. B. Nichols; Kennon by way of W. A. Barden; Pickett by way of A.M. Jones (killed) and M. H. Marshall.
Companies Of The GA seventeenth Infantry Regiment
Members of the seventeenth have been from Columbus and Decatur, and the counties of Webster, Schley, Harris, and Stewart.
Company A: Webster County men-Webster Rifles
Company B: Schley County men-Schley Volunteers
Company C: Muscogee County men-Columbus Volunteers
Company D: Decatur County men-Decatur Guards
Company E: Mitchell County males - Stephens Infantry
Company F: Muscogee County men
Company G: Dougherty County men
Company H: Harris County men-Harris Bartows
Company I: Stewart County men
Company ok: Stewart and Webster County men-Webster accomplice Guards
By John C. Rigdon
This regiment an strange direction throughout the battle, going first to Virginia, yet lacking Gettysburg simply because they have been transferred to Charleston, SC. The sixth Georgia used to be immortalized as one of many devices protecting Battery Wagner within the movie, “Glory.”
They have been despatched to Florida to take part in Ocean Pond (Olustee), then again to Virginia for the post-Gettysburg battles. while Sherman threatened the Carolinas, the sixth was once despatched again to the Carolinas and took part within the crusade there, surrendering at Greensboro, NC.
Companies Of The Georgia sixth Infantry Regiment
Company A - Hancock County, Ga.("Sydney Brown Infantry")
Company B - Dade County, Georgia ("Lookout Dragoons")
Company C - Houston County, Ga. Beauregard Rifles Or Beauregard Volunteers
Company D - Butts County, Ga.("Butts County Volunteers")
Company E - Crawford County, Georgia ("Crawford County Greys")
Company F - Mitchell County, Ga.Mitchell County Independents Or ("Camilla Guards")
Company G - Taylor County, Georgia ("Butler Van Guards")
Company H - Baker County, Georgia ("Baker County hearth Eaters")
Company I - Twiggs County, Ga. ("Twiggs County Guards")
Company okay - Oglethorpe County, Georgia ("Gilmer Blues")
By John C. Rigdon
On April 24, 1862, basic famous that the boys of the 52nd Georgia Regiment are nonetheless unarmed. This challenge used to be later alleviated while the regiment was once issued brand-new .58 quality Enfields which have been confiscated through accomplice officers from the C.S.S. Nashville. The rifles were acquired from England and have been on their approach to Georgia governor Joseph Brown. The 52nd accomplished association may possibly sixteen, 1862.
The 52nd fought through the struggle with the military of Tennessee. They have been captured and exchanged at Vicksburg, then participated within the Atlanta crusade and the Franklin-Nashville crusade. A section of the Regiment surrendered in North Carolina and others in Mississippi the place they'd been exact to protect a wagon train.
Companies Of The GA 52nd Infantry Regiment
Many of the participants of the 52nd have been from the counties of Habersham, White, cities, and Fannin.
(Company A) Habersham Guards (Habersham County)
(Company B) Cleveland Volunteers (White County)
(Company C) (Lumpkin County)
(Company D) Boyd Guards (Lumpkin County)
(Company E) Hiawassee Rangers (Towns County)
(Company F) Beauregard Braves (Rabun County)
(Company G) Alleghany Rangers (Union County)
(Company H) Fannin Rifles (Fannin County)
(Company I) (Dawson County)
(Company okay) Henry David equivalent Rights (Franklin County)
By Ira A. Glazier
By John C. Rigdon
In October 1861 the freedom self sufficient Troop, the freedom Guards, McIntosh mild Dragoons, and The Lamar Rifles prepared into the first Battalion Georgia Cavalry.
The Effingham Hussars, The Screven Troop, The Bulloch Troop, The Georgia Hussars, The Chatham mild Horse, and the Blue Cap Cavalry equipped because the 2d Battalion Georgia Cavalry in April 1862.
The 2d Battalion was once stationed at Savannah, Isle of wish, Skidaway Island, and Charleston, South Carolina. This battalion observed motion in gentle skirmishing alongside the South Carolina & Georgia coast.
On January 20, 1863 the fifth Georgia Cavalry used to be formally prepared through consolidation of the first and 2d Battalions of Georgia Cavalry through exact Order # 20, issued via the battle division of the Confederacy. now not formally shaped until eventually January 1863, making plans were previous because the failed try out at organizing a regiment in 1860. The regimental flag is dated 1862, and a minimum of one letter written on March 20, 1862, has a go back handle of Wm. M. Henderson, second Battalion five GA Cavalry, Savannah, Ga. it sounds as if not less than a few soldiers within the 2d Battalion have been concerning the unit because the fifth Georgia in early 1862. The fifth Georgia Cavalry observed motion from Florida to Virginia, finishing provider in North Carolina, on April 26, 1865.
Companies Of The GA 2d Cavalry Battalion
The Effingham Hussars
The Screven Troop
The Bulloch Troop
The Georgia Hussars
The Chatham gentle Horse
The Blue Cap Cavalry