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GENERAL BARTON AND STOVALL HISTORY  & HERITAGE ASSOCIATION

*MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY A, 40th REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY,

ARMY OF TENNESSEE

C. S. A.

PAULDING COUNTY, GEORGIA


Matthews, John H.- Captain March 10, 1862. Resigned on account of ill health October 25, 1862.

Braswell, Henry S.- 1st Lieutenant March 10, 1862. Resigned December 23, 1862.

Boyd, Franklin A. M.- 2d Lieutenant March 10, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Absent without leave November December 1863. No later record.

Adair, Bozeman H.- Jr. 2d Lieutenant March 10, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. October 6, 1864. Exchanged at Cox's Wharf, James River, VA., October 15, 1864. No later record.

Adair, William L.- 1st Sergeant March 10, 1862. private in 1863. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, paroled and left in hospital there July 1863. Appears on list of Con federate prisoners delivered off Mobile Harbor, Ala. on board S. S. Crescent, August 4, 1863. Killed at Atlanta, Ga. July 22, 1864.

Elsberry, Zebulon B.- 2d Sergeant March 10, 1862. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Smith, William H.- 3d Sergeant March 10, 1862. Elected Cap- tain November 1863. Captured at Marietta, Ga. July 5, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and released November 8, 1864.

Jackson, Henry M.- 4th Sergeant March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 1863. Appointed 3d Sergeant November 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Baxter, John - 1st Corporal March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Deserted in 1864. Received at Louisville, Ky., a Confederate deserter, where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt., and was released to remain north of Ohio River during war, June 14, 1864.

"Date of enlistment of this company given also as February 24, 1862.

Elsberry, M. M.- 2d Corporal March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 16, 1863. Delivered off Mobile Harbor, Ala. August 4, 1863. Died August 11, 1863.

Farmer, John M.- 3d Corporal March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. private November 1863. Roll for November -December 1863, only roll on file, shows him "Absent, detached to Battery." Pension records show he was wounded in right thigh and permanently disabled at Atlanta, Ga. July 22, 1864.

Camp, Lewis S.- 4th Corporal March 10, 1862. Received $50 bounty for reenlisting March 27, 1862. No later record.

Abney, P. F.- private March 10, 1862. Received $50 bounty for reenlisting March 27, 1862. No later record.

Adair, James B.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Ap pointed 4th Sergeant November 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Adair, William S.- private March 10, 1862. Transferred to Co. L, 4th Regiment Ga. Cavalry (Avery's,) December 12, 1862. Roll for December 1864, last on file, shows him absent, sick. No later record.

Adams, David R.- Enlisted as a private in Co. O, Phillips' Legion Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862. Transferred to Co. R, 40th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 1863. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was paroled in Newton County, Ga. in 1865. (Born in Lumpkin County, Ga. in 1834.)

Allen, Henry L.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. July 8, 1863. Received at City Point, Va. and exchanged July 6, 1863. No later record.

Baxter, Henry - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Baxter, Joseph N.- private March 10, 1862. Appointed 3d Corporal November 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Beck, James - private March 10, 1862. Received $50 bounty for reenlisting March 27, 1862. No later record.

Benson, George Levi - private March 10, 1862. Received $50 bounty for reenlisting March 27, 1862. No later record.

Benson, John M.- private October 15, 1863. Sick in hospital December 31, 1863. No later record.

Bishop, G. B.- private March 10, 1862. Appears only on bounty pay roll dated March 27, 1862. 343

Bragg, Thomas W.- private March 10, 1862. Absent without

leave October 15-December 31, 1863. No later record. (Born in Ga. in 1841.)

Brown, Samuel G.- private March 10, 1862. Appointed 2d Corporal November 1863. Captured at Atlanta, Ga. August 18, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 4, 1865.

Bullock, A. L.- private March 10, 1862. Died while home on furlough December 27, 1862.

Burns, Henry H.- private May 7, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. July 22, 1864. Released at Camp Douglas, Ill. June 16, 1865.

Butler, Edward - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Dallas, Ga. July 13, 1864. Released at Camp Douglas, Ill. June 16, 1865.

Butler, James M.- private October 1863. Captured at Resaca, Ga. May 16, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. May 12, 1865. (Resident of Ga. since 1855.) Carder, J. Richard (or Carter, Richard J.) - private May 7, 1862. Wounded at Vicksburg, Miss. July 1863. Died of wounds at Canton, Miss. September 22, 1863.

Carder, William J. (or Carter) - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 16, 1863. On detached duty at Marietta, Ga. hospital

November -December 1863. Captured at Kennesaw Mountain, Ga. June 24, 1864. Released at Camp Morton, Ind. June 12, 1865.

Chapman, John - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 1863. De serted at Atlanta, Ga. August 15, 1864. Received at Louisville, Ky., where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt., and was released to remain north of Ohio River during war, November 11, 1864.

Clarke, Samuel - private May 7, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll for.December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was on detail with Colonel Cofer 1864, to close of war.

Clarke, William - private January 12, 1863. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. "At home, sick, December 1863, but returned since last muster." Absent without leave October 7-November 5, 1864. Pension records show he "Was never able to rejoin command." (Born in Benton County,(?) Alabama December 10, 1843.)

Cochran, Joseph - private March 10, 1862. Died of measles at Knoxville, Tenn. prior to March 19, 1863.

Colbert, G. D.- private October 15, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Cole, Berry - private March 10, 1862. Appears only on bounty pay roll dated March 27, 1862. 344

Cole, Samuel - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. July 3, 1863. Exchanged at City Point, Va. July 6, 1863. Captured in Paulding County, Ga. in 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Louisville, Ky., and released to remain north of Ohio River during war, June 15, 1864.

Cole, William B.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. July 3, 1863. Exchanged at City Point, Va. July 6, 1863. Pension records show he was thrown from train by explosion of boiler, near Richmond, Va. July 8, 1863, and was dis charged May 25, 1864. (Born in Ga. April 20, 1845.)

Collins, Humphrey - private May 7, 1862. Captured at Dallas, Ga. May 25, 1864. Sent from Louisville, Ky. to Rock Island, Ill. June 9, 1864, and released there May 6, 1865.

Compton, Thomas - private. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Died of typhoid fever in Fort Delaware, Del. hospital June 18, 1863.

Cooper, C. C.- Pension records show he enlisted as a private February 1864. Left command at Marietta, Ga. on sick furlough June 22, 1864. Could not reach command. Enlisted in Baker's Regiment Ga. Militia Cavalry. Surrendered at Kingston, Ga. May 12, 1865. (Born in Ga. in 1846.)

Cooper, O. P.- private March 24, 1862. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was "Wounded at Resaca, Ga. May 16, 1864, and sent home on wounded furlough." (Born in Union County, S. C. in 1842.)

Cooper, Perry - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Exchanged at City Point, Va. July 6, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Cooper, T. J.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Coran, Joseph (or Coron) - private March 10, 1862. Died, re- lapse of measles, at Knoxville, Tenn. May 10, 1862.

Dorsett, Madison T.- private March 10, 1862. Discharged, disability, August 2, 1862.

Elsberry, George R.- private May 7, 1862. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him "Absent, at home, sick; returned since last muster." Pension records show he enlisted as a private in Captain Russom's Company Ga. Militia (Paulding County,) November 1, 1864. Surrendered at Kingston, Ga. May 12, 1865. (Born in Paulding County, Ga. October 17, 1839.)

Eubanks, Hosea M.- private March 10, 1862. Deserted. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Louisville, Ky. June 16, 1864, and released to remain north of Ohio River during war, June 19, 1864.

Eubanks, N. W.- private March 10, 1862. Appears only on bounty pay roll dated March 27, 1862.

Foote, George W., Jr.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Dallas, Ga. July 13, 1864. Released at Camp Douglas, Ill. June 16, 1865.

Gann, W. G.- private March 10, 1862. Appears only on bounty pay roll dated March 27, 1862.

Gladden, C. M.- private March 10, 1862. Discharged, disability, November 13, 1862.

Hammonds, Samuel - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Died of fever at Dalton, Ga. prior to May 21, 1864.

Harden, James M.- private March 10, 1862. Discharged, disability, August 27, 1862.

Harrell, N. A.- private May 4, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 13, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. June 11, 1865.

Harris, E. T.- private May 7, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Harris, John W.- private March 10, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant November 1863. Deserted in 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Louisville, Ky. June 6, 1864, and released to remain north of Ohio River during war, June 8, 1864.

Harrison, Riley P.- private March 10, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 7, 1864. Paroled at Camp Chase, O. and transferred to Point Lookout, Md. March 18, 1865. Received at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Va. for exchange, March 27, 1865.

Haygood, Felix - private March 10, 1862. Lost eye, result of fever, January 1863. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Born in Ga. October 8, 1829.)

Henderson, James T. (or James F.) - private March 10, 1862. Appointed 1st Corporal November 1863. Deserted in 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Louisville, Ky., and re leased to remain north of Ohio River during war, June 10, 1864.

Henderson, John H.- private. Captured in Paulding County, Ga., date not given. Received at Louisville, Ky. July 9, 1864, where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt., and was re leased to remain north of Ohio River during war, June 10, 1864.

Henderson, William C.- private May 7, 1862. Deserted in 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Louisville, Ky., and released to remain north of Ohio River during war, June 10, 1864.

Howell, T. C.- private May 7, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 13, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. June 11, 1865. (Born in Ga. in 1834.)

Hulsey, Albert - private January 12, 1863. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Contracted sore eyes in service resulting in loss of sight. (Born in Paulding County, Ga. February 13, 1845.)

Hulsey, Alfred - private May 7, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863.

Absent without leave November 15-December 31, 1863. Pension records show he was "At home, cut off from command and joined Hood's Army."

Hulsey, James - private March 10, 1862. In Convalescent Camp Hospital at Knoxville, Tenn. August 31, 1862. No later record.

Hulsey, Jennings - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. July 3, 1863. Received at City Point, Va. July 6, 1863. Absent without leave December 31, 1863. Pension records show he was at home on sick furlough close of war. (Born in Walker County, Ga. January 7, 1833.)

Hulsey, John - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him "Absent without leave

November 15-December 31, 1863. Deduction $16.56. Returned since last muster." No later record.

Hulsey, William - private March 10, 1862. Received $50 bounty for reenlisting March 27, 1862. No later record.

Jackson, A. W.- private March 10, 1862. Died at Knoxville, Tenn. September 13, 1862.

Jackson, Philip A.- private March 10, 1862. Died December 28, 1862.

Jacobs, Nathan - private March 10, 1862. Died in Fair Grounds Hospital #l, at Atlanta, Ga. January 30, 1863. Buried there in Oakland Cemetery.

Jones, John R.- private March 10, 1862. Died at Knoxville, Tenn. April 26, 1862.

Lane, Berry T.- private May 7, 1862. Deserted in 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. August 22, 1864.

Lane, John W.- private October 31, 1863. Wounded in 1864. Died of wounds in Kingston, Ga. hospital May 17, 1864.

Langley, Edward - private March 10, 1862. Died May 28, 1862.

Langley, James - private March 10, 1862. Died April 25, 1862.

Langley, William - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Transferred to Co. L, 4th Regiment Ga. Cavalry (Avery's,) November 15, 1864. Paroled at Charlotte, N. C. May 3, 1865.

Lester, Benjamin F.- private March 10, 1862. Attached as nurse to Henry Hospital at Atlanta, Ga. July 1, 1862. Trans 347

ferred to Captain Joseph W. Anderson's Company Virginia Light Artillery September 11, 1862. Captured at Port Gibson, Miss. in 1863. Exchanged in 1863. Died at Vicksburg, Miss. June 21, 1863.

Locklear, Edward T. (or Lochlear, Edwin T.) - private March 10, 1862. Appointed 4th Corporal November 1863. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. June 17, 1863. Died in Military Prison at Alton, Ill. January 29, 1864.

Locklear, Jeptha (or Lochlear) - private May 7, 1862. Captured at Warrenton, Miss. June 17, 1863. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 16, 1865.

Mauldin, James - private March 10, 1862. Appears only on bounty pay roll dated March 27, 1862.

McKinney, Milton L.- private May 7, 1862. Deserted in 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Chattanooga, Tenn. September 27, 1864.

Moody, William - private October 15, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Morris, O. T.- private May 7, 1862. Captured in 1863. Pa- roled August 4, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him "Absent, at home sick. Returned since last muster."

Morrow, Alstead M.- private May 7, 1862. Captured at Resaca, Ga. May 16, 1864. Released at Alton Military Prison, Alton, Ill., May 23, 1865.

Motes, John - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Burnt Hickory, Ga. May 24, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt., and enlisted in U. S. Army for frontier service, October 6, 1864.

Murry, James M.- private October 15, 1863. Captured at Marietta, Ga. July 3, 1864. Died of diarrhoea at Camp Douglas, Ill October 30, 1864

Neely, H. S.- private March 10, 1862. Roll for March 27, 1862, shows him present. No later record.

New, James G.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Exchanged at Fort Delaware, Del. March 7, 1865. (Born in Jackson County, Ga. February 14, 1825.)

New, John N.- private March 10, 1862. Transferred to Captain Douthat's Company Virginia Light Artillery. Died of disease at Vicksburg, Miss. June 27, 1863.

Osburn, Andrew J. (or Osborne) - private May 7, 1862. Captured at Dallas, Ga. May 25, 1864. Released at Rock Island, Ill. May 16, 1865.

Osburn, John H. (or Osborne) - private May 7, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him "Absent, in hands of enemy." No later record. 348

Parsons, C.- private March 10, 1862. Captured, date and place not given. Died in prison November 24, 1864.

Penn, W. A.- private May 7, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Appointed 5th Sergeant November 1863. At home, sick, December 31, 1863. No later record.

Pinkard, Enoch - private May 7, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 13, 1864. Died of smallpox at Camp Chase, O. December 12, 1864. Grave #608, Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery.

Pinkard, John - private March 10, 1862. Died of measles at Knoxville, Tenn. April 28, 1862.

Pinkard, Noah - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863.

Absent without leave October 1-December 31, 1863. No later record.

Pinkard, William - private May 7, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there August 4, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Power, George W.- private March 10, 1862. Appointed 4th Corporal. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Ring, John W.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. No later record.

Roberts, John W.- private March 10, 1862. Wounded in 1863. Absent, wounded, December 31, 1863. No later record.

Robertson, Joseph H. (or Roberson) - private May 7, 1862. Captured at Dallas, Ga. May 24, 1864. Released at Rock Island, Ill. June 22, 1865. Died of dropsy, contracted in service, in Paulding County, Ga. March 7, 1866.

Robertson, W. T. L.- private March 10, 1862. Appears only on bounty pay roll dated March 27, 1862.

Sailors, John (or Saylors) - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6,

1863. Absent without leave September 1-December 31, 1863. No later record.

Sheffield, John D.- private March 10, 1862. Appears only on bounty pay roll dated March 27, 1862.

Sinyard, Ransom (or Synard) - private May 1, 1862. Died of fever at Vicksburg, Miss. June 22, 1863.

Smith, John O.- private February 13, 1863. Captured near Kinston, N. C. March 10, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 19, 1865.

Smith, John W.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows he was present, with 349

remark, "Absent, sick, returned since last muster." (Born in Walton County, Ga. May 27, 1839.)

Sparks, J. M.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Elected 1st Lieutenant in 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Starns, D. F. M. (or Starnes) - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Exchanged in

1863. Absent without leave October 1-December 31, 1863. No later record.

Stroud, Seaborn A.- private March 10, 1862. Wounded in left arm, necessitating amputation above elbow, at Tazewell, Tenn. September 5, 1863. Absent, wounded, December 31, 1863. "Present with his company at Atlanta, Ga. May 4, 1864." No later record.

Synard, Ransom - See Sinyard.

Talley, Alonzo H.- private March 10, 1862. Appears only on roll dated March 27, 1862.

Talley, H. C.- private May 7, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Delivered off Mobile Harbor, Ala. August 4, 1863. No later record.

Tant, John - private March 10, 1862. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows he was "Sick in hospital." No later record.

Tant, Joseph J.- private March 10, 1862. Received pay November 24, 1862. No later record.

Tant, J. H.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Thompson, Berry - private March 10, 1862. Killed at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863.

Thompson, Joseph H.- private October 15, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Thompson, J. B.- private May 2, 1862. Wounded at Resaca, Ga. May 16, 1864, and sent home. Captured in Paulding County, Ga. May 1864. Never heard from.

Todd, James D.- private March 10, 1862. Absent without leave October 15, 1863. Deserted. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Louisville, Ky., and released to remain north of Ohio River during war, June 10, 1864.

Tolbert, A. C.- private March 10, 1862. Died in hospital June 12, 1862.

Trapp, Thomas - private May 7, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863.

Absent without leave October 15-December 31, 1863. No later record.

Walker, A. N.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he enlisted in Baker's Regiment Ga. Militia Cavalry in 1864, and surrendered at Kingston, Ga. May 1865.

Walraven, W. H.- private March 10, 1862. Died at Knoxville, Tenn. in 1862.

Whitworth, R. C.- private March 10, 1862. Discharged on account of rupture and rheumatism contracted in service May 23, 1862.

Wigley, Daniel D.- private September 1, 1862. Captured near Acworth, Ga. July 27, 1864. Carried to Seymour, Ind., where he died from relapse of measles August 9, 1864.

Yancey, John B.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Appears on receipt roll for March 1864, which shows him "A detailed man on duty in Q. M. Supply Depot at Atlanta, Ga., and that he received $12.60 for repairing shoes, April 23, 1864." No later record.

Yearwood, Archibald - private March 10, 1862. Died in 1864.


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