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COMPANY A, 27th REGIMENT

GEORGIA VOLUNTEER COMPANY ARMY OF TENNESSEE C. S. A.

MARION AND SCHLEY COUNTIES, GA - GEORGIA DRILLERS

Officers:

Can, Perry C. Captain May 17, 1861 . Died of disease Richmond, Va. June 5,1862 .

Carson, Adam 1st Lieutenant June 29, 1861 . Died April 1862 . ---------

*Rolls of this company on file in War Department at Washington, D.C. cover period only from January 1, to April 30, 1864 . ---------

Dougherty, William E. 2d Lieutenant May 17,1861 . Elected Captain June 10, 1862 . Resigned, disability, July 20, 1863 .

Patton, Robert-Jr.. 2d Lieutenant May 17, 1861 . Elected 1st Lieutenant June 10, 1862 ; Captain July 20, 1863 . Captured at Petersburg, Va. June 16, 1864 . Paroled at Fort Delaware, Del. October 30,1864 . Received at Venus Point, Savannah, River, Ga., November 16, 1864 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1865 .

Chapman, G. W. 1st Sergeant September 10, 1861 . Roll for April 30, 1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record. Smith, John C.-2d Sergeant September 10, 1861 . Pension records show he was wounded at Sugar Loaf Hill, N.C. January 19,1865 . Furloughed for 60 days from Raleigh, N.C. hospital in 1865 . Furlough extended for 60 days.

Calhoun, John C. 3d Sergeant March 4, 1862 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1866.

Dodson, Rufus A. 4th Sergeant September 10, 1861 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1865 .

Williamson, Wiley J.-5th Sergeant March 4, 1862 . Roll for April 30,1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Myrick, Septimus Weathersby- 1st. Corporal September 10, 1861 . Roll for April 30,1864 , last on file, shows him present. Wounded at Bentonville, N.C. March 25, 1865 , and in hospital there close of war. (Born in Georgia in 1837.)

Woodall, Killight 2d Corporal September 10, 1861 . Roll for April 30,1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Mitchell, T. W. 3d Corporal September 10, 1861 . Roll for April 30, 1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Stewart, Peter- 4th Corporal September 10, 1861 . Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 2,1863 . Surrendered at Greensboro, N.C. April 26,1865 . (Born in Georgia July 9,1843.)

Alexander, William- private September 10,1861 . Discharged, disability, at Petersburg, Va. September 10, 1864 . Born in 1804.

Arnold, S. T.- private in 1862 . Died in 1863 .

Binston, R- private September 10, 1861 . Died at Richmond, Va. July 15,1862 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Blythe, Samuel L - private September 10, 1861 . Captured and paroled at Macon, Ga. April 20-21, 1865 .

Braselton, James F. (or Brazelton)- private 1864 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26,1865 .

Bryant, S. W.- private February 26, 1862 . Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 .

Cody, R. D.- private February 28, 1862 . Appointed Sergeant. In Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. September 10, 1864 . No later record.

Davis, William Joseph- private September 10, 1861 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1865 . 287

Denning, G. W. private September 10, 1861 . Roll for April 30, 1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Dodson, W. C. private September 10, 1861 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant July 20,1862 . Died Mar 5,1863 .

Donnan, W. T. private September 10,1861 . Roll for April 30,1864 , last on file, shows him present. Cemetery records show he died August 1,1864 , and was buried in Hollywood Cemetery at Richmond, Va. Appears also as Dennon and Dowman.

Dunn, Washington L. private September 10, 1861 . Wounded in right leg. Roll for April 30, 1864 , last on file, shows him present. Clothing was issued to him September 30, 1864 . Transferred to Co. B, 46th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 1865 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C., April 26, 1865 . (Born in Marion County. Ga. December 29, 1840. Died at Atlanta, Ga. February 8, 1926.)

Flurry, John R. private February 27, 1862 . Wounded in right arm at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863 . Roll for April 30 1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record. (Born October 13, 1823.)

Flurry, Robert D. private February 27, 1862 . Wounded in hip at Seven Pines, Va. May 31,1862 . Surrendered at Greensboro N. C. April 26,1865 .

Goodroe, Richard B. private July 9, 1862 . Surrendered at Greensboro, N.C. April 26,1865 .

Harrell, Thomas A. private September 8, 1862 . Appointed Sergeant. On detail duty at Fort Sumter, S. C. January 1, 1864 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865 .

Highsmith, E J. private September 10, 1861 . Roll for April 30 1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Highsmith, J. T. private September 10, 1861 . Roll for April 30 1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Highsmith, Samuel D. private October 23, 1863 . Received pay at Richmond, Va. September 29, 1864 . No later record.

Hobbs, J. B - private 1864 . Admitted to General Hospital at Petersburg, Va. June 25,1864 , from which he was transferred to Richmond, Va. Admitted to C.S.A. General Hospital #11 at Charlotte, N.C. April 28, 1865 , and transferred to another hospital April 29,1865 . (Born in Ga. July 1846.)

Holt, David B. private 1861 . Discharged, disability, in 1862 Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 63d Regiment Ga. Inf. February 10 1863 . Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born in Taylor County, Ga. January 15, 1845.)

Hunley, J. J. private March 10, 1862 . Surrendered, Greens boron, N.C. April 26, 1865 . (Born in Pleasant Hill, Ga. in 1838.)

Jones, J. T. (or T. J.)- private September 10,1861 . Died of typhoid fever at Griffin, Ga. November 9, 1861 .

Jordan, James M. private September 28,1862 . Captured at Petersburg; Va. June 16,1864 . Died of chronic diarrhea, at Elmira, N. Y. January 26, 1865 . Grave #1628, Woodlawn National Cemetery.

Kendrick, H. H. private September 1, 1862 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26,1865 . (Born in Ga.1845.)

Kendrick, William E. private April 15, 1863 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865 . (Born in Ga.)

Kilcrease, Daniel- private March 4, 1862 . Appointed 3d Corporal December 1863 . Transferred to Co. A, 27th Regiment Ga. Inf. April 1, 1865 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1865 .

Lawhorne, Simeon P. private April 25,1864 . Died of measles in Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. July 21, or August 1, 1864 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Little, Edward O. private May 12, 1862 . Roll for April 30; 1864 , last on file, shows him present. Paroled, Albany, Ga. May 18,1865 .

Little, Joseph Harrison- private September 10, 1861 . Appointed Sergeant. Elected 2d Lieutenant July 20,1863 . Pension records show he was wounded at Bentonville, N.C. March 18, 1865 , and was in Charlotte, N.C. hospital, wounded, close of war. (Born in Jones County, Ga. December 5, 1840.)

McElmurray, Andrew J. private February 23, 1862 . Captured at Petersburg, Va. June 16,1864 . Released at Elmira, N.Y. June 16,1865 . (Born in Bibb County, Ga. April 12,1840.).

McGahee, S. F. private July 29, 1863 . Roll for April 30, 1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

McKinney, A. private December 28, 1863 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1865 .

McSwain, Daniel- private September 28, 1862 . Roll for April 30, 1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Murphy, George T. private February 23, 1862 . Captured at Petersburg, Va. June 16,1864 . Released at Elmira, N.Y. July 19,1865 .

Murphy, Mike- private 1862 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26,1865 .

Murray, Stephen- private September 10, 1861 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1865 .

Myrick, Nathaniel Wesley- private May 12, 1862 . Appointed Corporal. Wounded and captured at Petersburg, Va. August 19,1864 , on which date his left thigh was amputated. Paroled at Elmira, N.Y. and sent to James River, Va. for exchange, February 9, 1865 . Received at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Va., February 20-21, 1865 . Received at Receiving & Wayside Hospital, at Richmond, Va. February 22, 1865 , and sent to Jackson Hospital there same date, and was in said hospital March 16,1865 .

Perry, Joseph- private September 10, 1861 . Appointed Corporal. Died of pneumonia at Richmond, Va. November 15,1861 .

Perry, William S. private September 10, 1861 . Died of measles August 1, 1862 . P

helps, William S. private September 10, 1861 . Wounded March 15, 1864 . In Floyd House Hospital at Macon, Ga. August 5, 1864 . Furloughed for 60 days in 1864 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1865 .

Rogers, A. J. (or Rodgers)- private July 10, 1862 . Roll for April 30,1864 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Rogers, M. R. (or Rodgers)- private September 10, 1861 . On detached duty at Richmond, Va. November 1862 -April 30, 1864 . No later record.

Shipp, James R.- private March 6, 1862 . In Macon, Ga. hospital March 1, 1864 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1865 .

Shipp, Thomas J. private May 12, 1862 . Captured near Wilmington, N.C. February 21, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 19,1865 .

Smith, Columbus W. private February 24, 1862 . On detached duty at Macon, Ga. May 5, 1863 . Surrendered, Tallahassee, Fla. May 10,1865 . Paroled, Albany, Ga. May 18, 1865 .

Snellgroves, R. A. private February 9,1862 . Captured at Kinston, N.C. March 8, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. May 15, 1865 .

Stewart, Eli- private February 24, 1862 . Elected 2d Lieutenant June 10, 1862 ; 1st Lieutenant July 20, 1863 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865 .

Stewart, Henry- private September 10, 1861 . Died of pneumonia in Chimborazo Hospital #1, at Richmond, Va. April 5, 1862 .

Stone, W. T. private September 10, 1861 . Discharged, disability, at Danville, Va. July 1864 . (Born in Louisiana.) Taylor, W.F. private August 22, 1864 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1865 .

Teat, William A. J. (or Teate)- private February 24, 1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant March 5, 1863 . Wounded. Absent, sick, March 8, 1864 . Wounded and permanently disabled between Weldon Railroad and Petersburg, Va. August 1864 . (Born in Ga. in 1845.)

Tidd, Wiley B. private February 24, 1862 . Captured at Petersburg, Va. June 16, 1864 . Died of pneumonia at Elmira, N.Y. December 21, 1864 .

Tidd, William J. Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 7th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 4, 1862 . Transferred to Co. A, 27th Regiment Ga. Inf. February 1, 1863 . Killed at Petersburg, Va. June 12, 1864 .

Wall, George W. private January 12, 1864 . Captured near Wilmington, N.C. February 21, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 22, 1865 .

Wall, L W. private 1864 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26,1865 . (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. in 1825.)

Williams, E. T.- private April 18, 1862 . Took oath of allegiance to U.S. Govt. at Louisville, Ky., and released to remain north of Ohio River during war, September 26,1864 .

Williams, J. J. private September 10, 1861 . Discharged, disability, at Richmond, Va. November 12, 1862 . (Born in Taylor County, Ga. September 28,1844.)

Williams, William J.- private March 4, 1862 . Surrendered, Greensboro, N.C. April 26,1865 . Willis, John B. private September 10, 1861 . Captured near Kinston, N.C. March 8, 1865 . Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 21, 1865 .

Willis, Jordan F. private March 4, 1862 . Roll for April 30, 1864 , last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Greensboro, N.C. April 26, 1865 . (Born in Henry County, Ala. May 16, 1839.)

Woodall, Jacob T. private September 10,1861 . Admitted to General Hospital at Orange Court House, Va. December 18,1861 . Died of typhoid fever in General Hospital #1, at Danville, Va. July 25, 1862 .



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