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Brief History

"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit. [1]

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin

The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 2 men on its roster for this unit. Possibly this unit did not complete its organization, and the men went to other units. Roster.

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.


  • Officers, Non-Commissioned Offices, and Staff - see  Roster on page 1
  • Company A - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 2
  • Company B - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 11
  • Company C - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 21; 2d Company C see Roster on page 28
  • Company D - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 35; 2d Company D see Roster on page 43
  • Company E - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 52; 2d Company E see Roster on page 59
  • Company F - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 65; 2d Company F see Roster on page 77
  • Company G - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 86; 2d Company G see Roster on page 90
  • Company H - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 95; 2d Company H see Roster on page 97
  • Company I - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 104; 2d Company I see Roster on page 110
  • Company K - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page 112; 2d Company K see Roster on page 112
  • Other Soldiers - no cities or counties given - see Roster on page


Georgia, and Lillian Henderson. 1959. Roster of the Confederate soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865. Hapeville, Ga: Longina & Porter. WorldCat  FHL Collection  HATHI TRUST Digital Library

Other Sources

  • Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Georgia in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).
  • National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
  • Georgia in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Georgia, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
  • United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
  • Bogle, Joseph. Historical sketches of Barton's (later Stovall's) Georgia Brigade, Army of the Tennessee, C.S.A : with complete roster of the 40th, 41st, 42nd, 43rd and 52nd regiments. (Dayton, Ohio : Morningside House, c1984), FHL book 973 M2bog
  • Young, M. O. History of the First Brigade, Georgia Volunteers, 1861-1862. (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1959). FHLfilm#203,827

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).

 

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