COUNTY CONFEDERATE VETERANS REUNION
Stonewall College in Ripley, Mississippi
is a list of names of the of some of the veterans who attended, it is
in the same order as the photographs. E. B. Aldridge, J.M.
John Perkins, Capt J.M Rutherford, Capt. H. A. Stubbs, Capt. James
J.W Street, Sr, J. E. Hovis, D. J. HILL, W. M. Chism, B. F. McAlister,
M. J. Bennett, J, M. Murphy, Miles Paseur, John Young, Jim Hurry, T. J.
Coombs, W. H. Shelton, J. N. Ross and W. C. Johnson. Those still living
in 1911 were; H. T. Jones, W. B. Wammack, S. O. Love, T. Y. Morton, J.
W. McKelvey, O. A. Porter, Newt Neely, Capt. Thomas Spight, Capt. A. C.
Rucker, F. E. Gresham, Tony Mercer, J. R. Brown, D. T. Bartlett, David
R. Childers, J. R. Barber, J. D. Richardson, J. A. Davis, W. W.
Sam Miskelly, J. H. Head, J. M. Renfrow, E. S. Barber, John Garner, Ira
South, J. U. Wicker, T. M. Jennings, Finas Hodges, Pink Hardin, M.
W. S. Hawkins, J.Y. Keith, John Parish, W. D. Robbins, J. H. Nance.
you recognize any of your Tippah County Ancestors?
picture was submitted by Rosemary Hollis. Her great grandfather
in the picture, his name is Benjamin Franklin McAllister. He is the
man standing on the porch on the right side of the picture. He has a
beard and it looks like a step ladder is behind his right shoulder. Ben
served in SC but moved to Tippah County shortly after the war was over.
known soldiers include Tony Mercer, he is the third from the left in
front row with his hands cupped, a hat, and suspenders. There is a man
in the same line next to him and almost hidden over his right shoulder.
There is a boy to his left and the next man could be Captain A. C.
William Calvin Wommack is the tall man standing behind the others, 4th
from the right in the bottom of the picture, right under Ben McAlister.
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