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GENERAL BARTON AND STOVALL HISTORY  & HERITAGE ASSOCIATION

Company I

 

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY I, 42d REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

ARMY OF TENNESSEE

C. S. A.

FULTON COUNTY, GEORGIA

FULTON BLUES

Barrett, John H., Sr.- Captain March 4, 1862. Resigned September 26, 1862. (Born in Augusta, Ga. November 1835.)

Hill, Thomas A.- Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 3d Battn. Ga. Inf. January 8, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant February 13, 1862; Captain of Co. I, 42d Regiment Ga. Inf. December 17, 1852. Dropped, Special Order #28, February 3, 1864. S. O. #54, was revoked March 5, 1864. Wounded at Resaca, Ga. May 15, 1864. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 7, 1864. Released at Johnson's Island, O. June 16, 1865.

House, Francis C.- 1st Lieutenant March 4, 1862. Resigned, Special Order #244, at Richmond, Va. October 14, 1863

Donehoo, Elijah M.- 2d Lieutenant March 4, 1862. Resigned, disability, April 2, 1863 Elected Captain of Co. G, 2d Regiment Ga. Reserve Inf. in 1864.

Register, Osborn J.- Sr. 2d Lieutenant March 4, 1862. Re- signed January 29, 1863

Bastain, Harvey W.- 1st Sergeant March 4, 1862. Roll to April 30, 1862, shows him present. No later record.

Wood, Lewis J.- 2d Sergeant March 4, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 7, 1864. Transferred from Camp Chase, O. to Point Lookout, Md. for exchange March 18, 1865. (Born in Fulton County, Ga. August 1, 1835.)

Baker, Wiley F.- 3d Sergeant March 4, 1862. Sent to Knoxville, Tenn. hospital April 22, 1862. No later record.

Grubbs, Benjamin F.- 4th Sergeant March 4, 1862. Appointed 3rd Sergeant February 1863 Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Robinson, James D.- 5th Sergeant March 4, 1862. Appointed Color Bearer April 27, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant March 10, 1863; 2d Lieutenant October 14, 1863 Resigned August 20, 1864, reason given for resignation, "I prefer to serve in the ranks." No later record.

Winters, William A.- 1st Corporal March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 6, 1863 Deserted October 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Louisville, Ky., and released to remain north of Ohio River during war, October 18, 1864. (Born in Guilford County, N. C. January 19, 1834.)

Barrett, William F.- 2d Corporal March 4, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 7, 1864. Received at Louisville, Ky. August 15, 1864. Sent to Camp Chase, O. August 16, 1864, and died there of diarrhoea November 16, 1864. Grave #478, Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery.

Baker, William S.- 3d Corporal March 4, 1862. Appointed 2d Corporal February 1863. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 16, 1863 Killed at Nashville, Tenn. December 16, 1864.

Smith, James T.- 4th Corporal March 4, 1862. Appointed Sergeant February 1863. private in 1863 Captured near Atlanta, Ga. July 11, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. June 26, 1865.

Atkinson, John - private March 4, 1862. Killed at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863.

Bates, William L.- private March 4, 1862. Died in Vicksburg, Miss. hospital March 24, 1863

Bell, Wiley F.- private March 4, 1862. Killed at Chickasaw Bayou, Miss. December 29, 1862.

Berry, James P.- private March 4, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Blackburn, James L.- private March 4, 1862. Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Blalock, Joseph B.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Nashville, Tenn. December 16, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. June 12, 1865. (Born in Haywood County, N. C. in 1839.)

Boone, James - private March 4, 1862. No later record.

Bryant, Clark H.- private March 4, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 17, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. May 15, 1865. (Born in South Carolina October 29, 1822.)

Bryant, John F.- private in 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 18, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. May 15, 1865. (Born in Gilmer County, Ga. May 12, 1843.)

Bryant, William G.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 1863 Captured at Oxford, Ga. July 22, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. May 15, 1865. (Born in Hall County, Ga. June 28, 1846.)

Caldwell, Lee Andrew Wilson - private March 4, 1862. Appointed 4th Corporal November 1863 Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Died at Lawrenceburg, Ky. October 19, 1891.)

Camp, George W.- private March 4, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 7, 1864. Transferred from Camp Chase, O. to Point Lookout, Md. for exchange March 18, 1865.

Carter, Jacob - private March 4, 1862. Deserted in 1864. Received at Louisville, Ky., a Confederate deserter, August 26, 1864, where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and was released August 29, 1864. (Born in Fulton County, Ga. March 1841.)

Carter, Wilson C.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Atlanta, Ga. September 23, 1864. Received at Camp Douglas, Ill. November 1, 1864, and died there March 20 or 29, 1865.

Christian, Elam - Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 8th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 22, 1861. Discharged, disability, August 1, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 42d Regiment Ga. Inf. March 10, 1862. No later record.

Clinton, David P.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Atlanta, Ga. September 2, 1864. Released at Camp Douglas, Ill. May 13, 1865.

Clinton, George P.- private March 10, 1862. Appears last on roll for April 30, 1862.

Cook, Austin - private March 4, 1862. Killed at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863.

Daniel, William R.- private March 4, 1862. Died at Vicksburg, Miss. June 20, 1863

Davenport, Henry T.- private March 4,-1862. Sent to Knoxville, Tenn. hospital April 22, 1862, and died there May 25, 1862.

Donehoo, Marion C. (or Donahoo) - private March 10, 1862. Died in service.

Donehoo, William W. (or Donahoo) - private May 5, 1862. Captured at Resaca, Ga. May 15, 1864. Died of chronic diarrhea at Camp Douglas, Ill. November 19, 1864. Grave #166, Block 2, Chicago City Cemetery.

Drake, George W.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Atlanta, Ga. September 2, 1864. Transferred to Camp Douglas, Ill. October 29, 1864, and died there of smallpox December 14, 1864.

Elliott, George W.- private March 4, 1862. Captured, date and place not given. Received at Louisville, Ky. September 1, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. May 15, 1865.

Embry, Silas - private March 4, 1862. Absent without leave April 20, 1862-October 31, 1863 Appears without remark as to presence or absence on last roll on file, dated February 20, 1864.

Farr, John W. (or Farrar) - private March 4, 1862. Appears last on roll for April 12, 1862.

Faulkner, David V.- private March 4, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 7, 1864. Paroled at Libby Prison at Richmond, Va., between April 3 and 24, 1865.

Faulkner, Richard R.- private March 4, 1862. Roll for April 30, 1862, shows him "Absent, detached April 20, 1862, to guard prisoners from Knoxville, Tenn. to Madison, Ga." Died prior to January 13, 1863.

Floyd, Henry P.- private March 4, 1862. Captured, date and place not given. Died at Point Lookout, Md. March 1865.

Gilstrap, Tarrent C.- private March 4, 1862. Appointed Musi- cian October 13, 1863 Captured at Rough & Ready, Ga. September 12, 1864, and enlisted in Co. F, 6th Regiment U. S. Vols. March 26, 1865, remarks: "Claims to have been loyal and enlisted to avoid conscription. Deserted to avail himself of amnesty proclamation." Appears as Tarance, Torrence and Francis O, Gilstrap.

Glynch, James G.- private March 4, 1862. Appointed Orderly for Chief Surgeon Compton February 7, 1863 Captured at Vicks burg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 16, 1863 Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Gordon, John B.- private March 4, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Grubbs, Washington William (or William Washington) private March 4, 1862. No later record.

Grubbs, Wilson L.- private March 4, 1862. Detailed in Medical Dept. February 7, 1863 Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Born in Walton County, Ga. March 9, 1833.)

Hall, Tudor T.- private March 4, 1862. Roll to April 30, 1862, shows he was "Appointed Sergeant in C. S. Navy - not transferred." No further record.

Hancock, George M.- private March 4, 1862. Died in Vicksburg, Miss. hospital July 24, 1863

Harwell, Augustus L.- private March 4, 1862. Died in Fulton County, Ga. August 1, 1863

Hawes, William M.- private March 4, 1862. Admitted to Ocmulgee Hospital at Macon, Ga. with dysentery July 16, 1864, and furloughed from hospital July 19, 1864. No later record.

Herndon, Benjamin J.- private March 4, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Herren, David E.- private December 8, 1864. Wounded in foot at Bentonville, N. C. March 19, 1865. Admitted to Pettigrew General Hospital #13, at Raleigh, N. C. March 24, 1865, where right foot was amputated March 1865. Paroled at Charlotte, N. C. May 1865. (Born in Ga. November 17, 1847.)

Herren, E. R.- private September 22, 1863 Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Wounded in leg at Bentonville, N. C. March 19, 1865.

Hindman, James P.- private March 4, 1862. Left sick in Kentucky October 2, 1862. Captured at Chaplin Hills, Ky. October 8, 1862. Died in General Hospital at Danville, Ky. October 27, 1862.

Holbrook, Andrew J.- private March 4, 1862. Died in General Hospital at Newton, Miss. February 19, 1863

Holbrook, James P.- private March 4, 1862. No later record.

Holbrook, Thomas J.- private March 4, 1862. Severely wounded at Nashville, Tenn. December 16, 1864. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Born in Ga. in 1832.)

Holbrook, Wilson L.- private March 10, 1862. Roll dated February 20, 1864, shows he was sent to hospital November 1862. Pension records show he was furloughed on account of sickness December 1863 Never able to return. (Born in Ga. in 1835.)

Hornsby, John P.- private March 4, 1862. In Floyd House Hospital at Macon, Ga., with intermittent fever, chronic rheumatism and general debility, October 21, 1864. No later record.

Hornsby, John W.- private March 4, 1862. Transferred to Co, K, August 1, 1862. Captured at Jonesboro, Ga. August 1, 1864. Released at Camp Douglas, Ill. June 17, 1865.

House, Henry C.- private March 4, 1862. Appointed 1st Corporal February 1863; Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 7, 1863 Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Jackson, John B.- private March 4, 1862. Captured in 1863 Paroled August 5, 1863 Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him "Absent, furloughed for 30 days from August 6, 1863 " No later record.

Jett, John B.- private March 4, 1862. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Johns, James - private March 4, 1862. Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Jones, J. F.- private. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Lee, Elijah F. (or Elsey F.) - private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 6, 1863 Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Lee, Henry J.- private March 10, 1862. Contracted rheumatism, and permanently disabled at Vicksburg, Miss., July 4, 1863 Sent to hospital October 2, 1863 (Born in Ga. May 7, 1840.)

Lee, J. H.- private May 30, 1862. Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Lee, Nathan - private March 4, 1862. Wounded at Resaca, Ga. May 15, 1864; New Hope Church, Ga. May 25, 1864; in left leg at Nashville, Tenn. December 16, 1864. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Born in Ga. March 9, 1825.)

Lee, Thomas M.- private March 4, 1862. Died in Vicksburg, Miss. hospital July 21, 1863

Lee, William J.- private March 4, 1862. Wounded, right arm permanently disabled, at Kinston, N. C. March 10, 1865. (Resi dent of Ga. since May 3, 1830.)

Linam, John P.- private March 4, 1862. Wounded, date and place not given. Died of variola in Atlanta, Ga. hospital January 14, 1863

Lynch, James - Pension records show he enlisted March 4, 1862. Contracted rheumatism in service. Furloughed July 1864, and was totally disabled by rheumatism. Unfit for further service. (Born in Ireland March 4, 1846. Died in Haralson County, Ga. in 1920.)

Lyons, George W.- private March 4, 1862. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Mauldin, William A.- private March 4, 1862. Deserted in 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Chattanooga, Tenn. October 26, 1864.

McDaniel, James - private March 10, 1862. No later record.

McDonald, Henry J.- private March 10, 1862. Died at Bean Station, Tenn. November 7, 1862.

McDonald, Walter C. J.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 7, 1863 Detached with Capt Rowan's Company, Stephens' Ga. Light Artillery, October 1863 Surrendered at Citronelle, Ala. May 4, 1865. Paroled at Meridian, Miss. May 1865. (Born in Fulton County, Ga. June 22, 1830.)

McWilliams, William - private March 4, 1862. Died of fever at Lexington, Ky. hospital November 2, 1862.

Melton, James - private March 4, 1862. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Melton, Joseph - private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 7, 1863 Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Neal, Benjamin G.- private March 4, 1862. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Born in Cobb County, Ga. December 27, 1834. Died at Confederate Soldiers' Home, Atlanta, Ga. September 17, 1912.)

Owen, Calvin - private March 4, 1862. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Payne, William L.- private March 4, 1862. Admitted to Way Hospital at Meridian, Miss. January 19, 1865. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Peacock, Lewis S.- private March 4, 1862. Killed at Resaca, Ga. May 15, 1864.

Peacock, Phema I. (or Phelma J.) - private March 4, 1862.

Peacock, Thomas J.- private March 4, 1862. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Pratt, Henry Z. (or Henry B.) - private March 4, 1862. Captured at Egypt Station, Miss. December 28, 1864. Paroled at Alton, Ill. February 1865. Received at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James

River, Va. for exchange, March 6-9, 1865.

Prophett, Preston R.- private March 4, 1862. Roll to October 31, 1863 shows he was "Sent to Atlanta, Ga. hospital September 12, 1863 " No later record. 602

Puckett, G. W.- Pension records show he enlisted March 4, 1862. Furloughed on account of sickness May 1863 When able to return could not reach command. Enlisted in John son's Regiment Ga. Militia Cavalry in 1864, and surrendered at Kingston, Ga. May 12, 1865. (Born in Gwinnett County, Ga. August 19, 1833.)

Queen, Francis M.- private March 4, 1862. No later record.

Queen, Joel - private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 7, 1863 Killed near Atlanta, Ga. in 1864.

Ramsey, James Ed - private March 4, 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 19, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. May 13, 1865.

Rantin, John D. (or Ranton) - private March 4, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant November 21, 1863 Captured at Atlanta, Ga. September 2, 1864, and transferred, place not stated, March 29, 1865. Enlisted in 5th U. S. Vols. at Camp Douglas, Ill., date not stated. (Born at Spartanburg, S. C. in 1824.)

Rantin, William M. (or Ranton) - private March 4, 1862. Died in Academy Hospital at Marietta, Ga. June 24, 1864.

Ray, Churchill C.- private March 4, 1862. No later record.

Ray, James P.- private March 4, 1862. No later record.

Ray, William M.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 7, 1863 Died at Atlanta, Ga. May 26, 1864. Buried there in Oakland Cemetery.

Roach, Wiley H. M.- private March 4, 1862. Appears last on roll for April 30, 1862.

Roberts, Benjamin Franklin - private March 4, 1862. Wounded in thigh and shoulder at Bentonville, N. C. March 18, 1865. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Born in Ga. in 1847. Died at Confederate Soldiers' Home, Atlanta, Ga. January 3, 1938.)

Sewell, Pinckney A.- private March 4, 1862. No later record.

Sewell, Samuel C.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled July 6, 1863 Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 26; 1864. Deserted in 1864. Received at Louisville, Ky., a Confederate deserter, September 25, 1864, where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and was released September 26, 1864. (Born in DeKalb County, Ga. in 1830.)

Sewell, William N.- private March 4, 1862. Appointed 3d Corporal February 1863 Captured at Nashville, Tenn. December 16, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. May 15, 1865.

Shierling, James T.- private March 4, 1862. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Born in DeKalb County, Ga. in 1830.)

Sims, Henry L. (or Henry S.) - private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 6, 1863 Died in service.

Smith, Francis Olin - Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 41st Regiment Ga. Inf. March 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. I, 42d Regiment Ga. Inf. March 1862. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 18, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. May 13, 1865.

Smith, John T.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 9, 1863 Died at Cato, Miss. July 19, 1863

Smith, Noah B.- Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 41st Regiment Ga. Inf. March 4, 1862. Captured in Ky. in 1862. Exchanged January 11, 1863 Transferred to Co. I, 42d Regiment Ga. Inf. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 19, 1864. Died of smallpox at Camp Chase, O. October 9, 1864. Grave #290, Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery.

Spear, John A. J.- private March 4, 1862. Wounded at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863 Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 7, 1863 Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Born in Ga. January 31, 1838.)

Stringer, William M.- private March 4, 1862. Sent to hospital November 9, 1862. Captured at Resaca, Ga. May 16, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt., and enlisted at Alton, Ill. in 6th Regiment U. S. Inf., April 14, 1865.

Stubbs, John S.- private May 6, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant April 2, 1863; 1st Lieutenant October 14, 1863 Appointed Adjutant; Captain. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Tarrent, Washington William - private March 4, 1862. Ap- pointed 6th Sergeant February 1863 Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Born in Forsyth County, Ga. May 11, 1831.)

Tiller, John - private March 10, 1862. No later record.

Traber, Louis - private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 6, 1863 Killed at Kinston, N. C. March 10, 1865.

Tuck, Benjamin F.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 7, 1863 Died in service.

Underwood, Thomas - private March 4, 1862. Discharged, dis- ability, at Bigspring, Tenn. August 10, 1862.

Waits, Daniel D. M.- private March 4, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 11, 1863 Died in Montgomery, Ala. hospital July 28, 1863

Waits, Thomas K.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 7, 1863 Wounded in left leg at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863

Roll for November -December 1863 shows him absent, sent to hospital. Pension records show he was wounded in left arm and ankle at Nashville, Tenn. December 16, 1864, and was in Fulton County, Ga., wounded, close of war. (Born in DeKalb County, Ga. October 24, 1832.)

Wallace, John G.- private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicks- burg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863 Roll dated February 20, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Warwick, Edward A.- private March 10, 1862. Appears only on pay roll dated April 12, 1862.

Willis, Joseph D.- private Mar, 4, 1862. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865. (Born in DeKalb County, Ga. in 1843.)

Wilson, John S.- private March 4, 1862. Appointed Assistant Surgeon June 15, 1862. Wounded at Resaca, Ga. May 15, 1864.

Wilson, William L.- private May 6, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant February 1863 Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant December 26, 1863; 1st Lieutenant. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Woolf, Michael (or Woolfe) - private March 4, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863 and paroled there July 7, 1863 Killed at Resaca, Ga. May 15, 1864.