Marion County Veterans

1ST TEX. VOL. INF. REGT.

COMPANY D - STAR RIFLES


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Company was organized in Marion County, Texas, and mustered into Confederate service "for one year" at New Orleans, June 6, 1861 by Lt. A. W. Pope, CSA.

Key (1) Original member of Company. (2) Paroled at Appomattox. K (Killed), W (Wounded), POW (Prisoner of War) AWOL (Absent Without Leave)

ORIGINAL OFFICERS

(1) CLOPTON, DR. ALBERT GALLATIN Capt. - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 1st Tex. Inf."

(1) HEWITT, W. M. iLt. - Prom., Capt., Feb., 1862: Cmd. Co. at Eltham's Landing (May 7, 1862): Not re-elected when Co. re-org., May 16, 1862: Resgnd.

(1) HENDERSON, WM. W. 2Lt. - Asgnd. to recruiting service in Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: Prom., iLt.: Not re-elect. when Co. re-org., May 16, 1862: Resgnd.

(1) CARTRIGHT, C. R. 3Lt. - Not re-elect. when Co. re-org., May 16, 1862: Resgnd.

ORIGINAL NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS

(1) SHROPSHIRE, WINKFIELD lSgt. - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 1st Tex. Inf."

(1)(2) FORT, WM. A. 2Sgt. - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 1st Tex. Inf."

(1) CARLOW, JAS. S. 3Sgt. - No record available.

(1) FLOYD, ROBT. Y. H. 4Sgt. - Prom., lSgt., May, 1862: Hosp., Richmond, Nov., 1862-June, 1863 (rheumatism): W., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863):
Present & accounted for until Dec., 1864.

(1) MORRISS, SIMON lCpl. - Prom., 2Sgt.: K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).

(1) THOMAS, JACK M. 2Cpl. - See list of "Other Officers" following.

(1) HENDERSON, JOHN B. 3Cpl. - Eni., May 27, 1861, at Linden, Tex.: Fought at Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862), no record after that.

(1) McDOWELL, JAS. F. 4Cpl. - W., Eltham's Landing (May 7, 1862): Prom., 3Sgt., Dec., 1862: Died of pneumonia, Richmond Hosp., Jan. 22, 1863:
Personal effects consisted of, "1, pocket-book containing in notes $70.25; 1, silver watch; 1, gold ring, & 1, bundle of clothing."

OTHER OFFICERS

(1) CONNALLY, U.S. ("Scott") Capt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Elect., Lt., Jan., 1862: Detailed to recruiting service in Tex., Spring, 1862: Elect., Capt.,
May 15, 1862: Died from consumption (TB.), Atlanta, Ga., Nov.20, 1862.

(1) MOSS, HENRY E. Capt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Elect., Lt., May 15, 1862: Elect., Capt., Nov. 8, 1862: Cmd. Co. at Chickamauga (Sept. 19-20, 1863):
Dischgd. on Surg. Cert. for disability, July 25, 1864.

OLIVER, A. C. iLt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Elect., 2Lt.: Elect., iLt.: W., White Oak Swamp (Aug.16, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr. 12, 1865).

(1) THOMAS, JACK M. iLt. - Ong., 2Cpl. in Co.: Prom., lCpl.: Elect., 2Lt., March 15, 1862: Cmd. Co. at 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): Elect., iLt.
:W., Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863): Died from wound.

(1) McALPINE, JAS. M. 2Lt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Elect., 2Lt., March 15, 1862: POW, Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Deserted, took oath to the Fed. Govt.:
Dropped from rolls, Jan., 1865.

(1) TOBIN, J. J. 2Lt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Prom., 2Lt., Feb., 1862: Not re-elect. when Co. re-org., May 16, 1862: Resgnd.

PRIVATES

(1) (2) ADAMS, A. J. - EnI. in Tex., jnd. Co. in New Orleans, June 6, 1861: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865): No other record.

(1) ADAMS, Dr. T. J. - A physician by profession: EnI. at Linden, Tex., May 27, 1861: Dischgd. for disability (rheumatism), Dec. 5, 1862.

(1) ALLEN, YOUNG D. Eni. at New Orleans, May 26, 1861: Sick, Summer, 1862: Dischgd. as a non-conscript, overage (42), Sept. 2, 1862.

(1) BARKER, S. D. ("Dug") - Eni. in Tex. for 12 mos., jnd. Co. in New Orleans, June 6, 1861: Deserted, June 14, 1862 (enlmt. expired).

(1) BARTLETT, DAN W. - Eni., May 26, 1861 at New Orleans: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): Arm amputated: Disabled, returned to Tex., May 23, 1863.

BEAN, JOHN A. - Transfd. into Co. D from Co. B, 1st Tex. Inf. Regt., Apr., 1862: Deserted at Lynchburg, Va., June 14, 1862 (enlmt. expired).

(1) BERNARD (or BARNARD), JOE C. - Dischgd. for disabilit~ (chronic diarrhea), Dec. 4, 1861.

(1) BLACKWELL, JAS. - One of Hood's trusted scouts: Prom., Sgt.: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): Dischgd. for disability, Oct.10, 1862.

(1) BLALOCK, RUBE W. - Prom., 3Cpl.: POW, 7 Pines (June 1, 1862): Exchanged, Aug. 5, 1862: Died from bayonet wound in abdomen, Spotsylvania (May 10, 1864).

(1) BROWN, E. B. - K., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862).

(1) BRYAN, FELIX B. - W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Wound furlough granted, May 18, 1864: Did not return to Co.

(1) BRYAN, THOS. J. - Died of colic at Camp Quantico, Va., Oct.18, 1861.

(1) CHILDS (or CHILES), JOS. C. - Prom., 4Cpl., Nov., 1862: Prom., 3Cpl., Nov., 1863: AWOL, Jan., 1864: POW, Chaffin's Farm (Sept.29, 1864):
Exchanged, Mar.17, 1865.

(1) COLLEY, ALBERT W. - EnI. in Tex. for 12 mos., jnd. Co. at New Orleans, June 6, 1861: No other information: Probably served out enlistment.

(1) COLLEY, WM. R. - Drowned at Camp Pulaski, La., June 12, 1861.

(1) CONNALLY, J. R. ("Ruddy") - K., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862).

(1) CONNALLY, U. S. ("Scott") - See list of "Other Officers" above.

(1) COOK, JOHN P. - W., Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863).

(1) COVEY, THOS. J. - Dischgd., Sept. 12, 1862, as a non-conscript, underage (17).

(1) COVEY, CHAS. F. - K., Eltham's Landing (May 7, 1862).

(1) (2) DAVENPORT, SEABORNE D. - Asgnd. as the Enrolling Off., Clarke County, Tex., July, 1863: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) DAY, WM. - Born in Ireland: POW at Wainsboro, Pa., July 7, 1863, following the battle of Gettysburg.

(1) DENNIS, ANDREW ("Pone") - K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).

(1)(2) DICKSON (or DIXON), J. T. - W., Seven Pines (June 1, 1862): Prom., Cpl.: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) DOBBS, WM. C. - K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).

(1) DRUMGOOLE, JOHN - POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Deserted, took oath to Federal Government.

(1) DUBOISE, WM. - Deserted at Richmond, May 22, 1862.

(1) DUDLEY, JAS. J. - Dischgd. for disability (bronchial trouble), Jan. 12, 1862.

(1) DUNKLIN, JAS. P. - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): POW, Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863): Confined in Fed. Prison in New Orleans.

(1) DURHAM, JAKE J. - Sick in Richmond Hosp., Sept., 1862: W., Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863): Died from wound, Sept. 22, 1863.

(1) (2) DURHAM, WM. L. - W., Freeman's Ford (Aug.22, 1862): W., and POW, Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): W., Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864):
Received Texas Gold Medal for bravery, Feb., 1865: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) EASLEY, JAS. S. - W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): AWOL, Aug., 1864.

(1) ELLINGTON, W. M. - Dischgd. as a non-conscript, Sept. 2, 1862, underage (17).

(1) FRAZIER, EBENEZER - Dischgd. for disability, June 13, 1862 (chronic rheumatism).

GIBSON, ROBT. H. - K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).

GLAZE, JOHN R. - Dischgd. as a non-conscript, Aug. 26, 1862, underage (17).

(1) (2) GLAZE, P. H. - Present for duty for entire war except for 40 day furlough to Tex., Jan.-Feb., 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).

(1) GRAHAM, CHAS. M. - Dischgd. on Surg. Cert. of disability, Nov. 3, 1861 (hernia).

(1) GROGARD, THOS. F. - Dischgd. on a Surg. Cert. for disability, Sept. 5, 1861.

(1) HARTZO, C. F. - Dischgd. on Surg. Cert. for disability, Nov.18, 1861 (lung disease).

(1) HASS, HENRY J. - W., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Dischgd., June 26, 1864.

(1) HENDERSON, B. F.~- Dischgd. for disability, July 30, 1861 (severe measles).

(1) HEWETT, JOS. - Asgnd. to recruiting serv. in Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: dischgd. for disability, Apr. 30, 1862.

(1) HINES, BEN C. - Sick in Richmond hospitals, June-Oct., 1862: Deserted, Nov. 1, 1862 (enlmt. expired).

(1) HOPKINS, F. COLUMBUS - W., Siege of Knoxville (Nov., 1863): Detailed as forager, Winter, 1863-64, bushwacked: K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).

(1) HOUSTON, A. A. - EnI. in Tex., jnd. Co. at New Orleans, May 26, 1861: No other record available.

(1) HUGHES, A. FRANK - Died at Medical College Hosp. in Richmond, Aug.26, 1861, "Personal effects, 1 pocket book with $2.00": Buried in
Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Aug.27, 1861.

(1) INGRAM, J. S. - Deserted, Pocahontas, Ala., June 23, 1861.

(1) JACKSON, WALTER C. - Hospitalized with fever, Apr., 1862: K., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862).

(1) LINDSEY, DAVE P. - On detached duty as Hosp. Steward, Oct., 1861, and blacksmith, Nov., 1861 and Mar., 1862: Dischgd., Sept. 5, 1862,
as a non-conscript, overage (38).

(1) LOCKETT, WM. H. - W., Seven Pines (June 1, 1862): Dischgd., Sept. 2, 1862 as a non-conscript, overage (36).

(1) MATTHEWS, SOL E. - Died of pneumonia in Fredericksburg, Va. Hosp., Feb.27, 1862.

(1) McALPINE, JAS. M. - See list of "Other Officers" above.

McALPINE, THOS. J. - Dischgd., Sept.12, 1862, as a non-conscript, underage.

McCELON (or McCLELLAND), WM. K. - K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).

(1) McCOY, H. C. - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862); Prom., lCpl.: AWOL, Apr.18, 1864, presumed deserted.

MILES, AQUILLA - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): W., Chickamauga (Sept. 20, 1863): Retired for disability, Nov. 3, 1864.

(1) MILES, J. FOSTER - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).

(1) MILLICAN, LARKIN - Dischgd., Surg. Cert., Feb.27, 1862 (chronic diarrhea).

(1) MITCHELL, B. FRANK - Dischgd., Surg. Cert., Dec. 5, 1861 (chronic diarrhea & typhoid fever).

(1) MIXON, C. M. ("Chap") - K., Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864).

(1) MOODY, SAM. 0. - Eni. at 17 years: Dischgd., Feb.22, 1862 for disability (chronic diarrhea).

(1) MOORE, JOHN B. - W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): W., Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Died of wound.

(2) MOORE, W. 0. - Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865): No other record.

MOSS, A. M. - Transfd. into Co. D from 8th Ga. Inf. Regt., 1861: AWOL, Apr. 1, 1864.

(2) MOSS, G. F. - Transfd. into Co. D from 8th Ga. Inf. Regt., 1861: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) MOSS, HENRY E. - See list of "Other Officers" above.

(1) MOSS, WM. 0. - Asgnd. to recruiting service in Tex., Spring, 1862: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Died of wound.

(1) MURRAY, W. W. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Dischgd., Sept. 28, 1862, as a non-conscript, overage (37).

(1) NEWMAN, J. F. - Dischgd. for disability, Mar. 5, 1862. OLIVER, A. C. - See list of "Other Officers" above.

(1) OLIVER, F. T. - W., Chaffin's Farm (Sept. 29, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) OLIVER, H. B. - Died of pneumonia, Fredericksburg, Va. Hosp., Feb. 28, 1862.

(1) OLIVER, JOHN A. - Died of pneumonia, Fredericksburg, Va. Hosp., April 1, 1862.

(1) (2) OLIVER, S. W. - Detailed as Co. Wagonmaster, May 24, 1862: W., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr. 12, 1865).

OLIVER, W. A. T. - Prom., SSgt., Mar., 1862: W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): POW, Gettysburg (July 5, 1863), detailed to stay with wounded
at Cashtown, PA: Exchanged, Dec.25, 1863.

(1) OLIVER, WM. H. - W., Chickamauga (Sept. 20, 1863): Died of wound, Sept.26, 1863.

(1) O'REAR, J. PINK - W., and POW, Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Leg amputated: Returned to Tex.

(1) PERRYMAN, T. G. - Dischgd. as a non-conscript, Sept. 8, 1862, overage (35).

(1) PETTY, THOS. B. - Present & accounted for up to June 30, 1862: No record after that date.

(1) PICKETT, JAMES L. - Died of pneumonia in Fredericksburg, Va. Hosp. Mar.25, 1862.

(1) PORTER, J. W. - Sick in Richmond Hosp., Summer, 1862: Dischgd., Sept.15, 1862, as a non-conscript.

(1)(2) POWELL, E. C. - Prom., 3Sgt.: W., Malvern Hill (July 1, 1862): W., antietam (Sept.17, 1862): W., (3 times), Chickamauga (Sept.18-20, 1863):
Disabled: Detailed as hosp. nurse: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) REYNOLDS, S. F. - EnI. for 12 mos. on May 26, 1861 in Cass County, Tex.: Deserted, June 14, 1862, Lynchburg, Va. (enlmt. expired).

RICHARDSON, A. F. - EnI. in Tex. for 12 mos. and jnd. Co., June 6, 1861 at New Orleans: Died, Aug. 10, 1861 & buried in Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond.

(1) ROBINSON, JOHN C. W., Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863): Retired for disability, Oct., 1864.

(1) ROBINSON, WM. H. - EnI., May 26, 1861 in Cass County, Tex.: No other information available.

SARTIN, JOHN W. - Dischgd., Aug.26, 1862, as a non-conscript, underage (17).

SARTIN, WM. C. - Died of pneumonia in Richmond, Va., Apr.18, 1862.

SASSER, WM. R. - EnI. for 12 mos. in Cass Co., Tex., May 26, 1861: No other info. available.

SHAW, JOHN A. - Prom., 3Sgt.: Dischgd., Sept. 2, 1862, as a non- conscript, overage (36).

SIMMS, DAVE F. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Wound furlough, Summer & Fall, 1862: Detailed as a teamster, Summer, 1864: Disabled for field duty.

SLADE, THOS. C. - Sick in hospitals most of 1861 & 1862 (rheumatism): Sick furlough to Tex., Fall, 1862: AWOL: Turned self in to Conf. Hdqtrs., Bonham,
Tex. for re asgnmt., Dec.19, 1863.

(1) (2) SMITH, J. W. - W., Eltham's Landing (May 7, 1862): W., Spotsylvania C. H. (May 10, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr. 12, 1865).

(1) SMITH, JUDSON - Dischgd. for disability (chronic diarrhea), Feb.17, 1862.

SNELGROVE (or SNELLGROVE), J. P. - Furlough to Tex., Jan. & Feb., 1863: W., Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863): W., Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864).

SNOW, GEORGE L. - Prom., 2Cpl., June 15, 1862: Sick in hosp., Spring, 1863; Fall, 1863; and Spring, 1864 (debilitas): W., Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864):
Paroled, New Orleans, May 26, 1865.

(1) SNOW, ROBT. M. - Died in Richmond of pneumonia, Jan. 1, 1862.

(1) SNOW, WM. M. - W., Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863): Detailed by Medical Board for hosp. duties, Mar. 2, 1864.

(1) (2) STORY, D. F. - Prom., 2Sgt., July, 1863: W., Siege of Knoxville (Nov., 1863): W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864), lost part of hand: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) TAYLOR, WM. H. - Dischgd., Feb.14, 1562, for disability (chronic diarrhea).

(1) THERRELL, ABE S. - K., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862).

(1) THOMAS, LUCIAN W. - W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Died at Ft. Delaware Prison, May 26, 865.

(1) TOBIN, J. J. - See list of "Other Officers" above.

WARE, HENRY - Discbgd., Sept. 2, 1862, as a non-conscript, overage (37).

WATSON, JOHN W. - EnI., May 26, 1861 in Cass Co., Tex.: Discbgd. for disability (pneumonia), Dec.17, 1861.

WHITE, JOE G. - Dischgd., Sept. 2, 1862, as a non-conscript, underage (17).

(1) WILLIAMS, W. E. - Eni. at 16 for 1 yr. in Cass Co., Tex., May 26, 1861: Dischgd. for disability (typhoid fever), Dec. 4, 1861. ,

(1) WISE, CHAS. A. - Eni. for 12 mos. in Cass Co., Tex., Apr.26, 1861: Left service Feb.10, 1862, cause unknown.

(1) WOOD, A. J. - Prom., 4Sgt., May, 1862: W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863).

(1) WOOD, BAILEY P. - Dischgd. for disability, July 13, 1861.

(1) WOOD, JACK P. W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): Discharged, disabled by wound.

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