By Lois Helmers
The files compiled during this ebook are very important to these gaining knowledge of their African-American roots, people with ancestors who moved from the Georgia counties of Jefferson, Burke and Columbia counties, in addition to the states of Virginia and North Carolina. take note of, in the event that your ancestor fought within the innovative battle, he could have moved to Georgia with a view to perform the numerous land supplies and lotteries.
Records integrated during this e-book are: early historical past; executions within the county; deeds from 1785 to 1800; the 1807, 1827 and Cherokee land lottery of 1832; marriages 1806-1850; wills and estates 1799-1822; newspaper excerpts 1801-1864; innovative conflict pensioners; squaddies who enlisted in Hancock County within the warfare among the States.
Other books to be had by way of the writer comprise: Ghosts of Kennesaw Mountain, Meigs County Ohio and Her squaddies within the Civil conflict, Early files of Columbia County, Georgia, Early files of Warren County, Georgia, Early documents of Greene County, Georgia, Early documents of Effingham County, Georgia, Early documents of Franklin County, Georgia, Early documents of corridor County, Georgia, Early files of Jackson County, Georgia, Early documents of Lincoln County, Georgia and Early files of Liberty County, Georgia.
Good good fortune on your searching.
By John C. Rigdon
Companies Of The GA 18th Infantry Regiment
Company A - Cobb County "Acworth Infantry"
Company B - Newton County "Newton Rifles"
Company C - Jackson County Jackson County Volunteers
Company D - Dougherty County "Davis Invincibles"
Company E - Gordon County, Stephens Infantry
Company F - Bartow County, "Davis Guards"
Company G - Bartow County, "Lewis Volunteers"
Company H - Bartow County, "Rowland Highlanders"
Company I - Dooly County, "Dooly mild Infantry"
Company okay - Bartow County, "Rowland Infantry"
By Mary Kay Hushman-Lavezzari
By John C. Rigdon
Smith's Legion used to be prepared in the course of the spring of 1862 with a cavalry and infantry battalion. The roster for Smith’s Legion comprises 1142 names. For a time the legion was once lower than the command of Colonel Sumner J. Smith. The cavalry battalion was once less than the command of Lieutenant Colonel John R. Hart and significant Benjamin F. Brown.
The cavalry battalion raised a few of its contributors in Burke and Telfair counties. It used to be connected to the dept of East Tennessee and was once keen on the Kentucky crusade. within the spring of 1863 the battalion merged into the sixth Georgia Cavalry Regiment. as soon as geared up because the sixth Cavalry, 5 extra businesses have been extra. 1st corporation ok grew to become corporation C of Jessee’s Kentucky Cavalry Battalion on June sixteen, 1863 and 2d corporation ok was once geared up on August 1, 1863.
During the clash the sixth Cavalry served in Davidson's, J.J. Morrison's, C.C. Crews', and Iverson's Brigade. They participated within the Knoxville and Atlanta Campaigns, then took half within the safeguard of Savannah and the crusade within the Carolinas. in the course of April, 1865, it surrendered with the military of Tennessee.
Companies Of The GA sixth Cavalry Regiment
Some of the individuals have been from Burke and Telfair counties.
See GA twenty first Infantry Regiment, 1st corporation E.
*By specific Order No. 106, Adjutant & Inspector General's place of work dated Richmond, Va. might eight, 1862, this corporation, "Old Co. E," was once indifferent from this regiment and have become Co. A, 1st Regiment Georgia Partisan Rangers and consequently grew to become Co. G, Smith's Legion Ga. Cavalry, which in March 1863, grew to become Co. G, sixth Regiment Ga. Cavalry. Paroled at Charlotte, N. C. could three, 1865.
By William N. Washington
This paintings is an try and discover a number of formerly documented strains of ancestry and notwithstanding estate transactions in prior generations, recommend extra attainable ancestral relationships. As such, the various traces indexed are thought of speculative, whereas others are tentative. notwithstanding, within the curiosity of supplying the broadest attainable scope for different researchers, i've got integrated them and made notice of the potential difficulties.
This paintings covers over 1300 relatives traces stretching again to 1066 the place possible.
By John C. Rigdon
The Regiment remained at citadel Pillow after which moved to Corinth the place it was once brigaded lower than common Adley Gladden. The regiment took half within the conflict of Shiloh the place it misplaced six color-bearers in succession, and two hundred killed and wounded out of approximately 650 engaged. It used to be complimented mostly orders. at the go back to Corinth, the regiment was once reorganized and prolonged in enlistment from twelve months to "for the war."
The twenty first spent the rest of the warfare in and round cellular. The C.S.S. Hunley group have been chosen from individuals of this unit.
COMPANIES OF THE AL twenty first INFANTRY REGIMENT
Mobile - John F. Jewett; until eventually reorganization. James M. Williams; promoted. Jno. F. Cothran; captured at toes. Morgan.
Mobile - Charles B. Johnson; promoted. John O'Connor; captured at fortress Gaines.
Marengo - J.M. Rembert; wounded at Shiloh; died within the provider. F. Smith; captured at citadel Gaines.
Mobile - Cary W. Butt; wounded at Shiloh; resigned. Melville C. Butt.
Marengo - John C. Chamberlain; resigned. Henry Sosaman; captured at castle Gaines.
Mobile and Baldwin - F.J. McCoy; until re-organized. B. F. Dade; captured at citadel Gaines.
Mobile - S.S. Taylor; died within the carrier. Murdock McInnis; captured at castle Gaines.
Mobile - Charles Devaux. Angelo Festorazzi. (Companies transferred to the 1st Louisiana.)
Mobile - Charles S. Stewart; promoted. A.P. Doran; captured at fortress Morgan; resigned. C. LeBaron Collins; captured at fortress Morgan.
(Conscripts) 1862 - A.S. Carrington; captured at toes. Gaines.
(Conscripts) 1862 - Edw. Spalding; captured at toes. Gaines.
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By Sue Wilkes
Sue Wilkes outlines the social and relations background of the quarter in a chain of concise chapters. She discusses the origins of its spiritual and civic associations, delivery platforms and significant industries. very important neighborhood businesses and households are used to demonstrate facets of neighborhood background, and every part directs the reader in the direction of acceptable assets for his or her research.
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