(21) Muster Roll, Civil War, Liberty County, Liberty Independent Troop

 

 

MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY G, 5TH REGIMENT*

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER CAVALRY

C.S.A.

LIBERTY COUNTY, GEORGIA

LIBERTY INDEPENDENT TROOP

 

*This unit was known as Captain Winn's Company, 1st Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, when it enlisted for six months on October, 1861, and re-enlisted for six months on May 17, 1862. By consolidation it became Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, on January 20, 1863.

 

Winn, Abial - Captain October 1, 1861. Roll for January­February 1862 shows him "Present." Served for six months.

Walthour, William Lowndes - 1st lieutenant October 1, 1861. Elected captain of Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Slightly wounded in neck near Murfreesboro, Tennessee, in August 1864. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Detached November 7, 1864, to acting inspector general on staff of Brig. Gen. R.A. Anderson.

Fleming, William Augustus - 1st Lieutenant October 1, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Caval­ry. Left sick at Columbia, Tennessee, and captured there September 4, 1864. Forwarded to military prison at Louisville, Kentucky, and transferred to Johnson's Island, Ohio, October 6, 1864. where he was released June 16, 1865.

Handley, Geroge T. - 2nd Lieutenant October 1, 1864. Elected 1 st Lieutenant. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Wounded at Fayetteville, North Carolina, March 13, 1865.

Stevens, William M. - Sergeant October 1, 1861. Elected 2nd Lieutenant 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regi­ment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Captured at Walthourville, Georgia, December 13, 1864. Released at Fort Delaware, Delaware, June 17, 1865.

Fleming, Samuel Law - 1st Sergeant October 9, 1861. Trans­ferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Absent Without Leave."

Russell, Edward W. (Ted) - 2nd Sergeant October 22, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Caval­ry. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, in 1865.

King, G. Frederick - 3rd Sergeant May 17, 1862. Trans­ferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Surrendered at Hillsboro, North Carolina.

Walthour, Russell - 4th Sergeant October 1, 1861. Color bearer. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Stevens, William M. - Sergeant October 1, 1861. Elected 2nd Lieutenant in 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regi­ment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Captured at Walthourville, Georgia, December 13, 1864. Released at Fort Delaware, Delaware, June 17, 1865.

Fleming, Josiah L. - 1st Corporal October 1, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Wounded in ear near Savannah, Georgia, in December 1864. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file. shows him "Absent Without Leave since November 26th." Surrendered at Tallahassee, Florida, May 10, 1865. Paroled at Thomas­ville, Georgia. May 21,1865.

Thomas, Edward J. - Private in Captain Winn's Company, 1st Battalion, Georgia Cavalry. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Appointed assistant quartermaster. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina.

Cay, John David - 3rd Corporal. Captured at Walthourville, Georgia, December 24, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, June 26,1865.

Fennell, Edward (or Edmond) - 4th Corporal. Wounded at Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia. Home on wounded fur­lough at close of the war.

Law, Fleming - 5th Corporal May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Surrendered at Hillsboro, North Carolina.

Varnedoe , James Oglethorpe - Appointed corporal. Trans­ferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry June 20, 1863. Roll dated December 31. 1864, last on file, shows him Absent Without Leave from December 1, 1864. He returned to duty from 30 days furlough near the close of the war.

 


 

Alexander, Charles A. - Private October 1,1861. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment. Georgia Cavalry, January 20,1863. Elected 2nd Lieutenant and transferred to Capt. J.W. McAlpin's Company, Engineer Troops, Company E, 2nd Regiment, Confederate Engineer Troops, 1864. Appointed l st Lieutenant March 8, 1865 to rank from October 27, 1864. Paroled at Chester, South Carolina, May 5,1865.

Anderson, Clifford D. - Private July 18, 1862. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina.

Arnold, William Elliott - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Hardwick Mounted Rifles June 1, 1862; to Company K, 7th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, June 1, 1863. Captured at Fort McAllister, Georgia, 1865, and ordered to report to Samuel G. Arnold, Rhode Island. Born in Georgia about 1839.

Alexander, Luther Wesley.

Bacon, Alfred C. - Private January 16, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Absent, sick."

Bacon, William H. - Private April 1863. Substitute for John Snyder. Roll for June 30-December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Absent, sick."

Baker, William S. - Private May 17, 1862. Wounded in Florida on February 20, 1864, and at Peachtree Creek, Georgia, July 21, 1864. Roll dated December 31,1864, last on file, shows him "Present, sick." Paroled at Augusta, Georgia, June 5, 1964.

Baldorf, F.W . (or Baldauf) - Private October 1, 1861. Com­pany Commissary. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regi­ment, Georgia Cavalry. Wounded in arm at Saltville, Virginia, October 2, 1864. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Home, sick furlough."

Berry, J.E. - Private April 19, 1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Billups, Thomas C. - Private May 17, 1862. Accidently killed by train September 22, 1862.

Bird, John Isaiah - Private May 17, 1862. Transferre d to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865. Died in Athens, Georgia, August 25, 1915.

Blount, Thomas Butler - Private May 17, 1862. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1965.

Brewton, Jonathan B. - Private December 23, 1862. Trans­ferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Discharged by order of the Secretary of War, Special Orders No. 37, A. & 1.0.G., Richmond, Virginia, Febru­ary 13, 1864.

Bradley, T.S. - Private July 1862. Substitute for J.S. Wilson. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Caval­ry, January 20,1863. On detail duty December 31,1864. Paroled at Albany, Georgia, May 6, 1865.

Brown, J.P.H. - Private June 30, 1862. Roll for September­October 1862, last on file, shows him present.

Brumby, John Wallace - Private November 27, 1862. Trans­ferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Elected captain, Company D, 24th Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, September 26, 1863. Trans­ferred to Company I, 7th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Roll dated February 27, 1865, shows him "Absent, by authority of Lt. Gen. Ewell since November 1, 1864."

Burroughs, James P. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 8th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Tallahassee, Florida, May 15, 1865.

Caldwell, Joseph B. - Private April 15, 1864. Paroled at Hills­boro, North Carolina, May 3,1865.

Caldwell, Robert H. - Private March 12, 1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Cay, Raymond - Private January 26, 1864. Home on fur­lough at close of war.

Chester, O.D. - Private July 1, 1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Chisholm, William W. - Private November 12, 1863. Detailed with Signal Service as telegraph operator, November 12, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3,1865.

Clifton, Harrison (See Company G, 47th Infantry) - Enlisted as a private in Company G, 11th Battalion, Georgia In­fantry, March 4, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 47th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, May 12, 1862; to Capt. Abial Winn's Company, 1st Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, August 11, 1862; to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Pension records show he was on detail at close of the war.

Clifton, John H. - Private September 6,1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Clifton, Thomas - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Absent Without Leave since November 26th."

Cobb, John - Private June 30, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Deserted July 19, 1864.

Cobb, Wesley - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Com­pany G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Culberson, Ollie J. - Private October 29, 1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Curtis, George Walthour - Private January 22, 1864. Paroled at Salisbury, North Carolina, May 1, 1865.

Clay, Thomas C. - Private June 30, 1862. Detailed with the Signal Corps December 20, 1862. Transferred to Com­pany G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled with Signal Corps at Albany, Georgia, May 6,1865.

Davis, Henry - Private September 12, 1863. Roll dated De­cember 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Absent at camp, convalescent horse."

Doyle, Mirarbeau M. - Private April 15, 1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3,1865.

Dye, B.F. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. On detail with Hood's Supply Train December 31, 1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Earle, Samuel - Private May 14, 1862. Discharged to accept appointment as clerk in Treasury Department December 29, 1862.

Easterling, Joel - Private 1863. Substitute for W.H. Hull. Ross for September-October 1863, shows he deserted.

Eppinger, J.J. - Private March 18,1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3,1865.

Evans, S.H. (or S.A.) - Private March 12, 1864. Detailed courier for General Hood in 1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3,1865.

Fennell, John N. - Private November 1, 1863. Accidently wounded at Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia, June 19,1864. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Absent Without Leave since November 6, 1864, expira­tion of sick furlough by Examining Board, Forsyth, Georgia."

Fleming, James Wilson - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Thomasville, Georgia, May 23, 1865.

Fleming, John Sidney - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred from Flemstone Hospital, Barnesville, Georgia, to General Hospital at Macon, Georgia, September 23, 1864. Paroled at Thomasville, Georgia, May 21, 1965.

Fleming, Thomas Madison - Private November 12, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Caval­ry, January 20,1863. Roll dated December 31,1864, last on file, shows him "Absent on special duty, drummer, headquarters."

Fleming, Thomas Quarterman - Enlisted as a private in Cap­tain Winn's Company, 1st Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, October' 1, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regi­ment, Georgia Cavalry, as member of color guard January 20, 1863. On special duty at brigade headquarters June 3D-December 31, 1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1863.

Fort, Elias C. - Private October 1, 1861. Transferred to Com­pany G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry; to 4th Regiment, Clinch's Cavalry, 1863. Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant 1864. Paroled at Thomasville, Georgia, May 9, 1865.

Gaskin, William M. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Deserted July 19,1864.

Gignilliat , Gilbert W. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Thomasville, Georgia, May 13, 1865.

Gignilliat, Norman Gilbert - Private May 17,1862. Discharged, furnished Robert Long as substitute, September 1862. Appointed sergeant, Guerard's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 2, 1863. Appointed 1st Sergeant; Ser­geant Major. Roll for December 1864, last on file, shows him present. Paroled at Thomasville, Georgia, May 16, 1865.

Girardeau, J. Axon - Private October 16, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Girardeau, John H. - Private. Killed in rice field near Savan­nah, Georgia, in 1864.

Glover, John Heywood - Private January 6, 1863. Elected 2nd Lieutenant and transferred to Company D, 24th Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, 1863; to Company I, 7th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Paroled at Charlotte, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Glover, James Bolan - Private October 19, 1862. Transfer­red to Company D, 24th Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, 1863; to Company I, 7th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, and appointed 1st Sergeant October 19, 1864. No later record.

Griffin, Len M. - Elected 2nd Lieutenant Company G, 1st Regiment, Georgia Infantry, March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia, March 18, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, February 23, 1864. Captured at Bear Creek Station, Georgia, November 16, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, June 27,1865.

Harden, N .B. - Private August 7, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 5, 1865. Born in Reidsville, Georgia, 1847.

Harden, Uriah H. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. December, 1864, roll, last on file, shows him "Absent, sick."

Hall, W .H. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20,1863. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he deserted.

Harley, James A. - Private April 19, 1864. Captured at Bear Creek Station, Georgia. Released at Point Lookout, Mary­land, in June 1865. Paroled at Augusta, Georgia, 1865.

Hayrnans, J.J. - Private July 4, 1862. Transferred to Com­pany G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Roll dated De­cember 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Present." No later record.

Hill, David C. - Private August 1, 1862. Substitute for Thomas Mandeville. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. On detail at camp for convalescent horses December 31, 1864. Paroled at Albany, Georgia, May 6, 1864.

Horton, George Washington - Private May 17, 1862. Trans­ferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Jenkins, S. Rowan - Private May 17, 1862. Home on remount furlough November-December 1864. Escaped with Lieu­tenant Stevens' detail December 14, 1864, when Lieuten­ant Stevens and most of his men were captured.

Johns, Malachi - Private May 17, 1862. On special duty at brigade headquarters, December 31, 1864. Surrendered at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3,1865.

Jarriel. J.D. - Private. On special duty in Tattnall County, Georgia, hunting deserters December 1864.

Jones, George Washington - Private. Intentionally wounded himself in hand.

Kennedy, E. - Private February 23,1863. Roll dated Decem­ber 31, 1864,last on file, shows him "Absent with General Hood's army."

King, Bayard H. - Private March 17, 1864. Captured near Bear Creek Station, Georgia, November 16, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Maryland, for 40 days or until exchanged March 16, 1865. Home on furlough at close of the war. Residing at Fort Meade, Florida, August 4, 1927. Died in Florida and buried there.

King, J. Clarence - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Captured in Liberty County, Georgia, February 13, 1865. Received at James River, Virginia, February 14-15,1865.

King, James A.M. - Private in Captain Winn's Company, 1 st Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, but never in Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Discharged after furnishing substitute. He later became a member of the 29th Bat­talion, Georgia Cavalry.

King, McLeod - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Com­pany G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Discharged because of disability on June 2,1863.

King, Roswell - Private November 18,1861. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Surrendered at Hillsboro, North Carolina, April 26, 1865.

Lambright, James T. - Private. Appointed bugler. Surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina.

Lawrence, Proctor - Private October 19, 1862. Wounded near Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Cap­tured near Jonesboro, Georgia, November 16, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Maryland, and transferred to Cox's Landing, James River, Virginia, for exchange Febru­ary 14-15, 1865. Born in Beaufort County, South Carolina. Died in Atlanta , Georgia.

Long, John H. - Private May 17,1862. Transferred to Com­pany G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, on January 20, 1863. On special duty at brigade headquarters December 31, 1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Lucas, Charles - Private July 19, 1862. Discharged because of disability October 17, 1882. Died of tuberculosis soon thereafter.

Long, Robert W. - Private May 17, 1862. Substitute for Norman Gignalliat. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Hills­boro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Lyle, James R. - Private May 17, 1862. Discharged because of disability October 22, 1862.

Mandeville, James F. - Private May 17, 1862. A physician. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Mandeville, John M. - Private. See J. McQuaig's record. Mandeville, Thomas - Private May 17, 1862. Discharged, furnished David C. Hill as substitute, August 1862.

Mandeville, William H. - Private in Company E, 59th Regi­ment, Georgia Infantry.

Mattox, Cicero C. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Absent Without Leave."

Mattox, Lucius Cornelius - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Lost two fingers at Saltville, Virginia, October 2, 1864. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Home on sick furlough."

Mattox, Michael M. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Absent, sick, May 10-June 30, 1864. Pension records show he was on sick furlough at end of the war.

Mitchell, Robert - Enlisted as a private in Company C, 1st Battalion, Reserve Cavalry, January 12, 1862. Trans­ferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Captured at Bear Creek Station, Georgia, December 16, 1864. Exchanged at Point Look­out, Maryland, February 13,1865.

McConnell, James D. - Discharged because he had only one eye.

McGillis, Henry - Private December 23, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Captured near Smithfield, North Carolina, April 17, 1865. Released at Newport News, Virginia, June 6, 1865.

Mclntosh , Rory - Private. Transferred.

Mclntosh, Swinton W. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Surrendered at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Mclver, A. Monroe - Private October 1, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Surrendered at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

McFail, James E. - 1st Company F, 25th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, September 16, 1861. Transferred to Captain Walthour's Company, 1st Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, October 1, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regi­ment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20,1862. Transferred to Company D, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, November 1, 1863. Elected captain. Wounded at Noonday Church, Georgia, June 20, 1864. Died of wounds in an Atlanta, Georgia, hospital July 4, 1864.

McQuaig, D. - Private October 1862. Substitute for J. Mande­ville. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, September 20, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

McQuaig, John C. - Private. Mckinney, Charles S. - Private.

McWilliams, G.M. - Private. Surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1865.

Padgett, Andrew J. - Private May 17, 1862. A substitute. Deserted July 19, 1864.

Perry, D .A. - Private. Surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina. in 1865.

Pope, John S. - Private April 15, 1864. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Present."

Pratt, Bayard - Private. Wounded.

Quarterman, Augustus S. - Private. Captured in Liberty County, Georgia, December 14, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, in June 1865.

Quarterman, Joseph Henry - Private October 1, 1861. Cap­tured in Liberty County, Georgia, December 14, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, June 17, 1865.

Quarterman, Robert Keith - Private.

Quarterman, William J. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, June 17, 1865.

Robinson, B.A.K. - Private. Surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1865.

Robarts, Joseph J. - Private. Wounded at Kennesaw Moun­tain, Georgia. Died in an Atlanta, Georgia, hospital.

Rochenbaugh, Jacob - Private.

Rowland, John Thurston Jr. - Private May 17, 1862. Trans­ferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina.

Russell, Isaac Newton - Enlisted as a private in Company B, 21st Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, May 13,1862; transferred to Company E and then to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, August 1, 1863. Roll dated December 31,1864, last on file, shows him "Absent Without Leave since November 27th."

Russell, Henry A. - Private February 20, 1864. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3,1865.

Sykes, Josiah P.R. - Private May 17, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Elected Ordinary of Tattnall County, Georgia, January 29, 1864. Discharged to take up those duties February 13,1864.

Stevens, Henry Porter - Private October 22, 1861. Accidently wounded at Marietta, Georgia, in 1864. Captured at Walt­hourville, Georgia, December 14, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, June 19,1865.

Stevens, William Crawford - Private October 1, 1861. Cap­tured at Walthourville, Georgia, December 15, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, June 19, 1865.

Stevens, William M. (See 3rd Lieutenant for record) - Sergeant. Stripling, John - Private January 5, 1863. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Wounded at Newnan, Georgia, July 28, 1864. Absent, wounded, December 31, 1864. Reported to Colonel Clinch. Remained until ordered to Macon, Geor­gia. He was at his home in Limestone Springs, Alabama, wounded, at the end of the war.

Tippins, William E. - Private.

Varnedoe , Charles Carroll - Private October 1, 1861. Trans­ferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20,1863; to Company D, 20th Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, June 30, 1863; to Company I, 8th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, in 1864. Roll for December 1864, last on file, shows him on horse detail since November 19, 1864. Paroled at Thomasville, Georgia, May 17, 1865.

Varnedoe, Rufus A. - Private.

Walthour, Andrew - Private May 17, 1862. Physician. Dis­charged because of disability January 20, 1863. Served as contract surgeon with Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, from February 18 - April 1863.

Walthour, Robert H. - Private. Surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1865.

Walthour, Taylor - Private. Surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1865.

Walker, Charles - Private. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Caro­lina, May 3, 1865.

Walker, James - Private May 17, 1862. Transfe rre d to Com­pany G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3,1865.

Way, Walter A. - Private.

Way, William J. - Private November 10, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Discharged because of disability May 30, 1863.

Willis, Francis William - Private June 20, 1862. Detailed in Signal Corps December 20, 1862. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 3, 1865.

Winn, William Maxwell - Private. On remount furlough while assigned to the 1 st Battalion, Georgia Cavalry. Escaped when Lieutenant Stevens' detail was captured December 14,1864.

Winn , Lawrence (or E.L.) - Private. Not assigned to the 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry. Died.

Wynn, Y.H. - Private. Surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1865.

Williams, A.J. - Private July 1, 1863. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last .on file, shows him Absent Without Leave since November 26, 1864.

Williams, Floyd - Private September 2, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Pension records show that he was sent home on 30 days furlough on account of fever in November 1864. His furlough was extended 60 days. He was unable to rejoin his command before it surrendered. Died in Tattnall County, Georgia, in 1920.

Wilson, J.S. - Private May 17,1862. Absent, sick, June 30, 1862. He was discharged when he provided a substitute in August 1862.

Weir, W.C. (or Wier) - Private May 17, 1862. Roll for Sep­tember-October 1862, last on file, shows him "Present."

Yeomans, R. (or Redden) - Private July 19, 1862. Trans­ferred to Company G, 5th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 20, 1863. Roll from June 30 to December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him "Absent Without Leave since October." No later record.

 

The muster rolls in this appendix of combat organizations from Liberty County, Georgia, during the Civil War are exact copies of those on file in the Georgia Department of Archives and History in Atlanta, Georgia. There is no muster roll for the Home Guards.  

 


  From "Sweet Land of Liberty, A History of Liberty County, Georgia" by Robert Long Groover; Appendix Number 21, Page(s) 162-166; Used by the permission of the Liberty County Commissioners Office

 

 

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