19th 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 (The Monticello Guard) - many men from Charlottesville
Company B (The Albemarle Rifles) - many men from Charlottesville,
Company C (The Scottsville Guard) - many men from Scottsville,
Company D (The Howardsville Grays) - many men from Howardsville, Albemarle County
Company E (The Piedmont Guards) - many men from Albermarle County
Company F (The Montgomery Guards) - many men from Albermarle County
Company G (The Nelson Grays) - many men from Nelson County
Company H (The Southern Rights Guard) - many men from Amherst County
Company I (The Amherst Rifles) - many men from Amherst County
Company K (The Blue Ridge Rifles) - many men from Albermarle County
The above information from 19th Virginia Infantry, by Ervin L. Jordan, Jr, and Herbert A. Thomas, Jr.
- National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).