32nd Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Crump's Battalion, Mounted Volunteers) (Confederate)Edit This Page
From FamilySearch Wiki
Organized in May, 1862, using the 1st Texas Cavalry Battalion as its nucleus. Few surrendered on May 4, 1865.
Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin
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.
- 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 ‘Texas 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.
- Texas in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Texas, 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.
- Duaine, Carl Laurence. 'The dead men wore boots : an account of the 32nd Texas Volunteer Cavalry, C.S.A. - 1862-1865.' (San Antonio, Texas : Las Animas Press, c2011), FHL book 976.4 M2dc.
- This page was last modified on 18 February 2015, at 17:34.
- This page has been accessed 1,222 times.
New to the Research Wiki?
In the FamilySearch Research Wiki, you can learn how to do genealogical research or share your knowledge with others.Learn More