14th Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)
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.
Company A (Paineville Rifles) - many men from Amelia County
Company B (Bedford Rifle Grays) - mny men from Bedford County
Company C (Fluvanna Rifle Guard) - many men from Fluvanna County
Company D ( Chesterfield Central Guards) - many men from Chesterfield County
Company E (Clarksville Blues) - many men from Mecklenburg County
Company F (Chambliss Grays) - many men from Mecklenburg County
Company G (Mount Vernon Guard) - many men from Halifax County
Company H (Meadville Greys) - many men from Halifax County
Company I (Chester Grays) (Southern Braves) - many men from Chesterfield County
Company K (Dan River Rifles) - many men from Halifax County
The information above is from 14th Virginia Infantry, by Edward R. Crews and Timothy A. Parish.
The muster roll of Company A is included in:
- Muster Roll of Amelia County, Virginia, in the War in Defense of Virginia, 1861-1865. MSS. Amelia County Courthouse (Amelia, Va.). Copy: FHL Film 30474 Item 5.
- National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).