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GENERAL BARTON AND STOVALL HISTORY  & HERITAGE ASSOCIATION

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY C, 40th REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF TENNESSEE

C. S. A.

FLOYD COUNTY, GEORGIA

Hargrove, Zachariah B.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 8th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 18, 1861. Discharged, disability, September 7, 1861. Elected Captain of Co. C, 40th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 10, 1862. Resigned, disability, December 23, 1862.

Mitchell, L. T.- 1st Lieutenant March 10, 1862. Elected Captain. Surrendered at Tallahassee, Fla. May 10, 1865. Paroled at Thomasville, Ga. May 1865.

Darnall, William H. (or Darnell) - 1st Lieutenant August 1862. See private Co. D.

Camp, A. C.- 2d Lieutenant March 10, 1862. Died near Big Creek Gap, Tenn. in 1862.

Hanson, W. B.- Sr. 2d Lieutenant March 10, 1862. Died March 24, 1863.

Carter, A. M.- 1st Sergeant March 10, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant. Killed at Vicksburg, Miss. July 1863.

Shockley, W. J.- 2d Sergeant March 10, 1862. Discharged March 13, 1863.

Hanson, T. J.- 3d Sergeant March 10, 1862. Died at Knoxville, Tenn. in 1862.

Cobb, L. M.- 4th Sergeant March 10, 1862. Deserted. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. July 18, 1864.

Maginnis, B. J. (or McGinnis) - 5th Sergeant March 10, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863, remarks: "Hospital Attendant." Appointed 2d Sergeant November 1863; 1st Sergeant in 1864.

Trapp, Jeremiah - 1st Corporal March 10, 1862. Discharged, disability and over-age (age 60 years) at Knoxville, Tenn. September 11, 1862.

White, R. M.- 2d Corporal March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Died at home, date not given.

Adkins, C. B.- 3d Corporal March 10, 1862. Received pay November 14, 1862. No later record.

Burns, T. W.- 4th Corporal March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 1863. private --------------------- *Date of enlistment of this company given also as March 4, 1862. in 1863. Wounded in hip and permanently disabled at Missionary Ridge, Tenn. November 25, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him "Absent, still in hospital.". No later record.

Haley, J. A. (or Hailey) - 5th Corporal March 4, 1862. private November 1863. Captured at Missionary Ridge, Tenn. November 26, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Rock Island, Ill. and enlisted in U. S. Army for frontier service October 17, 1864.

Allcorn, W. S.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Atlanta, Ga. August 13, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 4, 1865.

Allen, James Franklin - private March 10, 1862. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Anderson, Martin - Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 52d Regiment Ga. Inf. March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 1863. Exchanged October 8, 1863. Appointed Musician October 1863. Transferred to Co. C, 40th Regiment Ga. Inf. December 20, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Anderson, P. T.- Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 52d Regiment Ga. Inf. March 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. C, 40th Regiment Ga. Inf. in 1864.

Anthony, J. W. C.- private. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 16, 1863. Sent to Mobile Harbor, Ala. for exchange August 4, 1863. No later record.

Arnold, T. T.- private March 4, 1862. Received $50 bounty March 26, 1862. No later record.

Ayres, J. S.- private April 30, 1862. Captured at Kennesaw Mountain, Ga. June 27, 1864. Received at Louisville, Ky., a Confederate deserter, August 15, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. there and released August 27, 1864.

Ayres, T. P.- private March 4, 1862. Absent without leave

September 12-December 1, 1863. Court marshaled. Deserted. Received at Louisville, Ky., a Confederate deserter, August 15, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. there and released August 27, 1864.

Bagwell, J. W.- private March 4, 1862. Received $50 bounty March 26, 1862. No later record.

Beard, J. W.- private September 9, 1862. Sent to hospital October 15,

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

Bell, Isaac T. (or J. T.) - private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Appointed 4th Corporal November 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record. (Born in Ga. in 1841.)

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

Braden - See Broden.

Bradshaw, W. J.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Absent without leave September 12-December 31, 1863. No later record.

Brannon, Enoch - private June 26, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Absent without leave September 12-December 31, 1863. No later record.

Brantley, W. M.- private April 30, 1862. Absent without leave December 31, 1863. Deserted. Received at Louisville, Ky., a Confederate deserter, June 26, 1864, where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and was released June 26, 1864.

Broden, R. W. (or Braden) - private April 30, 1862. Died at Vicksburg, Miss. in 1863.

Brooks, F. M.- private April 30, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Brown, E.- 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 present. No later record.

Caldwell, J. W.- private June 26, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Absent without leave September 12-December 31, 1863. Deserted. Received at Louisville, Ky., a Confederate deserter, July 25, 1864, where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and was released July 27, 1864.

Caldwell, W. P.- private June 26, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Absent without leave September 12-December 31, 1863. No later record.

Camp, Maran J.- private March 10, 1862. Appointed 2d Corporal in 1863. Absent without leave September 12-December 31, 1863. Deserted. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and released February 26, 1864.

Campbell, W. M.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Carr, W. C.- private March 26, 1862. Wounded and captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863.

Carroll, James - private March 10, 1862. Admitted to Ocmulgee Hospital at Macon, Ga. and transferred, place not stated, July 23, 1864. No later record.

Carter, A. L.- private May 1, 1862. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Climer, J. P.- private April 1, 1862. Appointed 1st Corporal November 1863. Paroled at Marion, Ala. May 16, 1865.

Coker, J. M.- private March 10, 1862. Appointed 3d Sergeant November 1863. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Cordle, A.- private March 10, 1862. Died at Vicksburg, Miss. in 1863.

Cowan, R. A.- private March 10, 1862. Discharged, disability, at Rome, Ga. March 5, 1863.

Crocker, James H.- private March 10, 1862. Transferred to Co. C, 52d Regiment Ga. Inf. December 20, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Davis, Benjamin - private March 10, 1862. Died of disease at Knoxville, Tenn. May 12, 1862. Body sent home for burial.

Davis, Roan W. H.- private March 10, 1862. Appointed 3d Corporal November 1863. Captured in Floyd County, Ga. August 1864. Sent to Louisville, Ky., where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and was released to remain north of Ohio River during war, August 27, 1864.

Dawson, Ratcliffe B.- private April 30, 1862. On detached service December 31, 1863. No later record.

Doeg, Andrew J. (or Doig) - private March 10, 1862. Wounded and disabled on retreat from Dalton, Ga. in 1864. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. July 22, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. May 15, 1865.

Doeg, William P. (or Doig) - private March 4, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. July 22, 1864. Died of smallpox at Camp Chase, O. October 30, 1864. Grave #383, or 310, Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery.

Duke, M. W.- private March 10, 1862. Died in Vicksburg, Miss. hospital prior to May 1863.

Elsberry, J. C.- private April 30, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 8, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him "Absent without leave since September 12, 1863. Returned since muster. Pardoned by regimental commander." No later record.

Estes, E. (or Estis) - private March 10, 1862. Died at Vicksburg, Miss. in 1863.

Farmer, L. J.- private April 30, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Sick in hospital December 31, 1863. No later record.

Farmer, M.- private March 10, 1862. Died at Knoxville, Tenn. in 1862.

Fuller, James H.- 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 present. Pension records show he was wounded in hip and leg broken at Atlanta, Ga. July 22, 1864. Sent to Macon, Ga. hospital, where he contracted typhoid fever. Sent to Athens, Ga. hospital. Unfit for further service. (Born in Franklin County, Ga. October 31, 1840. Died in Oklahoma April 1926.)

Fuller, J. P.- 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 present. No later record.

Green, George W.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Paroled August 4, 1863. Absent with

out leave September 12-December 31, 1863. No later record.

Haley, A. N. (or Hailey) - private October 25, 1862. Absent

without leave November 27-December 31, 1863. No later record.

Hanson, Edwin L.- 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 present. Pension records show he was sick in Atlanta, Ga. hospital close of war. (Born in Coweta County, Ga. October 11, 1830.)

Hanson, Jesse C.- private April 29, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Discharged, disability, May 2, 1863.

Holcombe, James D.- private September 1, 1862. Deserted. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Louisville, Ky., and re leased to remain north of Ohio River during war, August 27, 1864.

Holtzclaw, Henry - private March 10, 1862. Wounded and captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 16, 1863. No later record.

House, J. D.- private March 10, 1862. Left sick at Vicksburg, Miss. July 1863. Never heard from.

Hughes, J. T.- private March 10, 1862. Appears only on bounty pay roll dated March 26, 1862.

Isbell, John L. P.- private March 10, 1862. Wounded at New Hope Church, Ga. June 28, 1864. Died of wounds in Direction Hospital at Griffin, Ga. August 30, 1864.

James, 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 him present. No later record.

Johnson, William B.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Resaca, Ga. May 15, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Rock Island, Ill. and enlisted in U. S. Navy June 10, 1864.

Kearce, W. C.- ' private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. No later record.

King, James - private March 10, 1862. Left sick at Vicksburg, Miss. July 1863. Never heard from.

Kyle, Samuel H.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Stockbridge, Ga. September 5, 1864. Released at Camp Douglas, Ill. May 12, 1865.

Lawing, A. S.- private April 1, 1862. Absent without leave

September 12, 1863 -December 31, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Nashville, Tenn. and released January 4, 1864.

Lumpkin, E. H.- private March 10, 1862. Died at Knoxville, Tenn. in 1862.

Maginnis - See McGinnis.

Mann, J. M. (or Mangum) - private March 10, 1862. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record. (Born in Guilford County, N. C. April 13, 1845.)

McArver, J. H.- private March 10, 1862. Appointed 1st Corporal in 1863; Sergeant in 1863. Wounded and captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Died of wounds at Camp Morton, Ind. January 5, 1865.

McClain, Thomas Jefferson - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Sick in hospital October 1-December 31, 1863. Pension records show he was "Captured by Wilson and carried to Macon, Ga. and was discharged after surrender." (Born in Greene County in 1828. Died in 1910.)

McGinnis, A. J. (or Maginnis) - private April 30, 1862. Deserted. Received at Louisville, Ky., a Confederate deserter, August 15, 1864, where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and was released August 27, 1864.

McOsker, M. D.- Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 8th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 18, 1861. Wounded at 1st Manassas, Va. July 21, 1861. Discharged on account of wounds August 12, 1861. En listed as a private in Co. C, 40th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 10, 1862. Wounded at Vicksburg, Miss. July 3, 1863. Discharged on account of wounds. (Record in last command not verified.)

Miller, James W.- private March 10, 1862. Transferred to Co. D, 65th Regiment Ga. Inf. January 1, 1864. Roll dated August 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Mitchell, James L.- private March 10, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant March 24, 1863. Resigned March 24, 1863.

Morris, Gad - private May 1, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Captured in Floyd County, Ga. July 1864. Sent to Louisville, Ky., where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and was released to remain north of Ohio River during war, July 27, 1864.

Morrison, C. C.- private May 10, 1862. Appears only on bounty pay roll dated March 26, 1862.

Morrison, James B.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 18, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. June 11, 1865.

Nichols, Nathan T.- private March 4, 1862. Died June 1862.

Nichols, W.- private March 4, 1862. Appears only on bounty pay roll dated March 26, 1862.

Nix, J. W.- private March 4, 1862. Died at Vicksburg, Miss. in 1863.

Norman, Tollison H.- private March 4, 1862. Died of fever at Vicksburg, Miss. July 8, 1863.

Norman, T. P.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 9, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record. (Born in Ga. December 25, 1840.)

Oshealds, L.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 16, 1863. Died at Knoxville, Tenn. in 1863.

Oswalt, Henry B.- private March 10, 1862. Sick in Rome, Ga.

hospital October 15-December 31, 1863. Deserted. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Chattanooga, Tenn. June 2, 1864, and again at Louisville, Ky., and released to remain north of Ohio River during war, June 8, 1864.

Oswalt, John T.- private March 4, 1862. Deserted. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Chattanooga, Tenn. July 1, 1864, and again at Louisville, Ky., and released to remain north of Ohio River during war, July 16, 1864.

Partlow, Randolph - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Appointed 5th Sergeant in 1863. Absent without leave September 12 December 31, 1863. No later record.

Pearce, W. C.- private March 10, 1862. Left sick at Vicksburg, Miss. July 1863. Never heard from.

Pearman, William W.- private April 30, 1862. Died of disease at Vicksburg, Miss. February 4, 1863.

Pepers - See Pepper.

Pepper, Robert (or Pepers) - private March 10, 1862. Wounded and captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 16, 1863. Received off Mobile Harbor, Ala. for exchange August 4, 1863. No later record.

Phillips, E. P.- private. Died in Atlanta, Ga. March 2, 1864. Buried there in Oakland Cemetery.

Plummer, J. T. (or Plumer) - private March 10, 1862. Died of disease in Chattooga County, Ga. in 1862.

Plummer, T. P. (or Plumer) - private March 10, 1862. Died at Big Shanty, Ga. in 1862.

Pruitt, T. M.- private March 10, 1862. Discharged, disability, August 23, 1862.

Purseley, R. R. (or Pursley) - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 16, 1863. No later record.

Reynolds, John M.- private September 9, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Wounded at Resaca, Ga. May 14, 1864. Died of wounds in 1864.

Roach, James A.- private March 10, 1862. Killed at Chickasaw Bayou, Miss. December 30, 1862. (Place of death given also at Chickamauga, Ga. September 19, 1863.)

Sanford, James M.- private March 10, 1862. Wounded, com- pound fracture of right hip bone, and captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863, and admitted to Military Hospital there May 17 or 23, 1863. No later record.

Scott, Elisha P. (or Elihu P.) - private March 10, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 13, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. June 11, 1865.

Sharp, Henry Francis - private March 10, 1862. Appointed foragemaster for regiment. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 1863. Received off Mobile Harbor, Ala. for exchange August 4, 1863. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Shealds, David N. (or Shields) - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 16, 1863. Received off Mobile Harbor, Ala. for exchange August 4, 1863. Died of disease at Mobile, Ala. August 19, 1863.

Shirley, George F.- See private Co. D.

Shirley, J. F.- private March 4, 1862.

Smith, Jasper N.- private March 10, 1862. Died at Lauderdale, Miss. August 7, 1863.

Spraggins, J. F.- private March 10, 1862. Died at Vicksburg, Miss. in 1863.

Spraggins, W. T.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 16, 1863. No later record.

Thomas, W. S.- private March 4, 1862. Report dated Decatur, Ga. September 9, 1864, shows he was captured near Atlanta, Ga. July 22, 1864. No later record.

Wall, Loven Ross - private March 10, 1862. Captured at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. July 3, 1863. Exchanged July 4, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Wansler, W. J. (or Wanslee) - private September 9, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Admitted to Post Hospital at Augusta, Ga. July 7, 1865, complaint "old sores." Discharged from hospital September 2, 1865.

Waters, Charles N.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Resaca, Ga. May 9, 1864. Paroled at Camp Morton, Ind. and forwarded to City Point, Va. for exchange February 26, 1865.

Waters, Daniel - private March 10, 1862. Deserted. Captured in Floyd County, Ga., date not given. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Chattanooga, Tenn. July 18, 1864. Received at Military Prison, Louisville, Ky., a Confederate deserter, July 26, 1864, where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt., under the name of David Waters, and was released to remain north of Ohio River during war, July 27, 1864. (Born in Ga.)

Weathers, Joseph E.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Pulaski, Tenn. December 25, 1864. Died at Rock Island, Ill. February 23, 1865.

Willis, J. C.- private March 10, 1862. Wounded at Vicksburg, Miss. in 1863.

Woods, James W.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Adairsville, Ga. June 7, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Rock Island, Ill., and enlisted in U. S. Army for frontier service, October 31, 1864.

Wootten, L. D.- private March 10, 1862. Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant. 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.

Young, James D.- private April 30, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 18, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. July 10, 1865. (Born in North Carolina February 24, 1835.)

Young, W. P.- private March 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Died of disease in Tennessee August 1, 1863.

Zuber, Samuel H.- Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 65th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862. Wounded in hip at Missionary Ridge, Tenn. November 25, 1863. Transferred to Co. C, 40th Regiment Ga. Inf. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 18, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. June 11, 1865. (Born in Floyd County, Ga. March 9, 1844. Died in Floyd County, Ga. in 1909.)


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