Certificates of Eligibility For Southern Cross of Honor of the United Daughters of the Confederacy
Bestowed By
E. S. Rugeley Chapter 542
Bay City, Texas

Information on the Southern Cross of Honor
 

UCV - United Confederate Veterans - Camp #1428 was in Bay City, Matagorda County, Texas
All cemeteries listed with a single name are in Matagorda County, Texas

 

 

DATE OF CERT NAME SERVICE ENTERED
SERVICE
RANK RESIDENCE
ENTERED SERVICE
DISCHARGED UCV
CAMP
BESTOWAL
OF SCH
BURIED
26 May 1906 Samuel H. Anderson Co A 18th Regt LA Cav 01 Sep 1863 PVT
1LT
Greensbury, St. Helena Parish, LA 05 May 1865 Gainesville, AL 1428   Cedarvale
01 Feb 1908 A[bsalem]. M[itchell] Andrews Co F 9th Inf Regt AL Fall 1863 PVT Gainesville?, AL May 1865 1428   Andrews
29 Dec 1906 James A. Barnett Co C 3rd Regt TX Cav
Co K Capt Lane's Regt, TX Rangers
10 Jun 1861 PVT
CAPT
Cherokee Co., TX 25 May 1865 Austin, TX 1428   Cedarvale
22 Feb 1906 J. E. Barnett Co G 1st Regt, AL Inf 15 Jan 1864 PVT Pike Co., AL April or May 1865 1428    
04 Jul 1910 W. J. Barr Co E 8th Regt, Conf Cav c15 Aug 1861 PVT
CPL
Columbus, MS May 1865 Salisbury, NC      
11 Mar 1911 H. V. Barrow Co F Spaits' Regt, TX Inf c15 Apr 1862 PVT Refugio Co., TX Spring 1865 Galveston, TX 1428    
21 Jul 1903 Henry S. Batterson Co K Clark's Regt, MO 15 May 1863 PVT Boone Co., MO 15 Jun 1865 Prison 1428    
01 Nov 1902 Thomas Boyle Co 1st  Conf Battery
Capt. O. J. Sommes Commanding
02 May 1861 PVT
CPL
  27 May 1865 1428    
28 Nov 1908 Davis S. Brown Co G 48th Regt AL Inf 10 Apr 1862 PVT Gadsden, AL 09 Apr 1865 by
Gen. R. E. Lee Appomattox Courthouse
1428   Ashby
14 Oct 1903 J. W. Brown, M. D. Asst Surgeon Co. L, 8th Regt TX Cav 05 Apr 1862 PVT Matagorda Co., TX 01 Jun 1865 1428   Van Vleck
14 May 1906 J. R. Broyles Co G 3rd Regt AR Cav 08 Jul 1861 PVT Camden, Arkansas c 01 Jun 1865 Marshall, TX 1428   Cedarvale
06 Jun 1926 Mrs. Mary Bruce
widow of A. C. Bruce
Co D 6th Inf Regt TX 04 Oct 1861 PVT
1LT
Matagorda, TX Home on furlough at time of Lee's surrender   27 Sep 1926 Matagorda
22 Feb 1903 A. C. Burkhart Co D Bate's Regt TX Cav 15 Nov 1861 PVT Brazoria Co., TX c 01 Jun 1865 1428   Matagorda
16 Dec 1902 James Byars Co A Manns Cav Regt TX 21 Jun 1864 PVT Columbus, TX 20 May? 1865 Harrisburg, TX 1428   Columbus, TX
28 Feb 1903 Wm. W. Cannon Co B 8th Regt TX Cav 07 Oct 1861 PVT Brazoria Co., TX 1865 Greensboro, NC 1428    
30 Sep 1902 Chas. E. Cantzon Co H&I 18th Regt LA Inf 19 Jun 1861 PVT
2JRLT
New Orleans, LA 06 Jun 1865 None   Wharton, TX
17 Apr 1905 Robert J. Capps Co C 1st Regt MS Cav 20 Jan 1865
Age 14
PVT Panola Co., MS c 14 May 1865 Grenada, MS 1428   Alabama
21 Aug 1914 A. P. Clark Co D 10th Regt AL Inf Jun 1861 PVT Alexandria, AL 05 May 1865 Talledage, AL 1428    
19 May 1906 A. E. Cloud Co B Waller's Batt Regt TX Cav c 15 Mar 1862 PVT Sweet Home, TX c 01 Jun 1865 Limestone Co., TX 1428   Wharton, TX
17 Feb 1903 Columbus Cooper Co F 14th Regt NC Inf 03 May 1861 PVT Asheville, NC 09 Apr 1965 1428    
17 Apr 1905 Samuel M. P. Cordes Co E 11th Regt TX Inf 15 Apr 1862 PVT Shelby Co., TX c 20-25 May 1865 Hempstead, TX 1428    
24 Nov 1902 Doyle O. H. Coston Co C 5th Regt TX Inf May/Jun 1862 PVT Leon Co., TX 10/11 Apr 1865 Paroled at surrender
at Appomattox Courthouse
1428   Cedarvale
19 Aug 1912 Archelus Craft Co E 5th Regt AL Cav 1862 PVT Lawrence Co., AL 1865 1428   Cedarvale
09 Oct 1902 A. Currie Co D 49th Regt NC 01 Apr 1862 PVT Moore Co. NC
PO was Curriesville
21 Jun 1865 Point Lookout MD 1428   Matagorda
1926 Wm. Dunbar Co D 6th Regt TX Inf 14 Oct 1861 PVT   09 Apr 1865   26 Apr 1926 Matagorda
07 Oct 1902 H. H. Freeman Co D Browns Regt TX Cav 15 Sep 1861 PVT Matagorda Co., TX 15 Jun 1865 1428   Matagorda
19 Aug 1912 Mrs. Lizzie Glenn Smith Taylor d/o
Walter Glenn
Alabama Artillery Apr 1862   Florence, AL captured near Florence, AL 25 Nov 1864
c 11 Apr 1865 paroled at Rock Island, IL
     
10 Oct 1902 John A. Green Co A 2nd/5th Regt GA Inf 10 May 1861 PVT Randolph Co., GA c 25 May 1865 1428    
May 1904 J. Hamilton Co E 3rd Regt SC Cav 01 Jan 1861 PVT Buford District, SC c 01 May 1865 1428   Matagorda
26 Oct 1903 James Henry Hardeman Co E 5th Regt TX Inf 15 Apr 1861 PVT Ellis Co., TX 09 Apr 1865 by Gen. R. E. Lee
Appomattox Court House
1428   Matagorda
30 Aug 1902 T. J. Harris Co D Brown's Regt TX Cav Oct 1861 PVT Matagorda Co., TX 20 May 1865 1428   Harris
[Sharksville
/Sexton]
07 Apr 1905 Lewis Herring Co D 30th Regt MS Inf 02 Jan 1863 PVT Attala Co., MS 19 May 1865 from Chicago Prison 1428   Wharton, TX
09 Aug 1907 J. F. Holt Co D 6th Regt TX Inf 14 Oct 1861 PVT
1LT
Matagorda, TX 09 Apr 1865 1429?   Matagorda
02 Nov 1904 Oswell Jones Howard Co K 21st Regt TX Cav 11 Feb 1862 PVT Refugio Co., TX 20 Jun 1865 1428   Cedarvale
01 Sep 1864 Benjamin H. Hubbard Co B 44th Regt AL Inf 01 Sep 1864 PVT Scottsville, Bibb Co., AL 09 Apr 1865 by Gen. R. E. Lee
Appomattox Court House, VA
1428 1903 Cedarvale
14 Jul 1903 Evander Hubbard Co A Wood's Regt MS Cav 15 Sep 1863 PVT Simpson Co., MS 14 May 1865 1428    
28 Jul 1902 Spire M. Jeter Co I 3rd Regt AL Inf 13 Aug 1862 PVT Coosa Co., AL 01 Mar 1865 1428   Cedarvale
01 Dec 1903 Frank E. Jones Co D Brown's Regt TX Cav Apr 1864 PVT Matagorda Co. TX May 1865 592   Matagorda
21 Jan 1903 J. A. Jones Co A 1st Battlion Regt Thomas Leg NC Inf 04 Jul 1862 PVT Cherokee Co., NC 11 May 1865 1428   Matagorda
15 Oct 1902 Nolan Keller Waller's Battalion TX 15 May 1862 PVT Matagorda Co., TX May 1865 1428   Cedarvale
03 Nov 1908 T. R. King Co A 20th Regt TX Inf Oct 1862 PVT Robertson Co., TX Jun 1865 Galveston 1428    
21 Oct 1913 Jno. O. Latour Co G 13th Regt LA Inf Mar 1861 PVT Franklin, LA Apr 1865 Franklin, LA 1428    
28 Jul 1902 Victor D. LeTulle Dully's Regt TX Cav 15 May 1862 2LT
CAPT
Oakland, Colorado Co., TX c 15 May 1865 1428   Cedarvale
14 Oct 1903 Geo. W. Lewis Co K 20th Regt TX Inf
Co H Elmore's 20th Regt TX Inf
01 Apr 1862 PVT Polk Co., TX c 01 Jun 1865 1428   Cedarvale
01 Nov 1903 John F. Lewis Co K 8th Regt VA Cav 19 Apr 1861
Cadet at VMI
PVT Sweet Springs, VA Jun 1865 Princeton, WV 1428   Cedarvale
19 May 1906 T. J. Lewis Co B 18th Regt AL Inf 01 May 1861 PVT Covington Co., AL c 12 May 1865 Meridian, MS 1428   Cedarvale
19 May 1906 T. J. Lewis Co C 23rd Regt AL Inf 2/3 Apr 1861 PVT
Drummer
Montgomery, AL 14 May 1865 Charlotte, NC 1428   Cedarvale
24 Jan 1903 W. R. Lewis Co E Gordon's Regt MO Cav 10 Aug 1862 PVT Mecinna?, MO Jun 1865 Shreveport, LA 1428   Cedarvale
23 Jun 1910 James H. Littlefield, Jr., s/o
James H. Littlefield
Co E 5th Regt TX Hood's Brig Inf Early Spring
1861
PVT
MAJ
Washington Co., TX 09 Apr 1865      
08 May 1905 John L. Logan Co K 2nd Regt TX Inf c 15 Jan 1862 PVT
CPL
Jackson Co., TX c 10 Jun 1865 Galveston, TX 1428   Cedarvale
01 Feb 1908 J. P. Mason Co F 4th Regt KY Cav 10 Sep 1862 PVT Daviess? Co., KY 01 May 1865 1428 1908  
06 Dec 1902 John E. Mayes Co F 24th Regt TX Cav c 01 Mar 1861 2SGT
2LT
Fort Bend Co., TX May 1865 Houston, TX 1428 2 crosses  
02 Sep 1902 S. S. Montgomery Co D 33rd Regt MS Inf 02 Mar 1862 PVT
CAPT
Franklin Co., MS 09 Apr 1865 1428   Cedarvale
19 Aug 1912 E. H. Phillips Co K 33rd Regt TX Cav 1862 PVT Matagorda, TX Jun 1865 1428   Matagorda
06 Jul 1903 Jonathan E. Pierce Co D 1st Regt TX Cav 01 Apr 1862 PVT Matagorda Co., TX c 10 May 1865 1428   Hawley
24 Sep 1911 F. S. Presley Co D 47th Regt AL Inf 15 Feb 1862 PVT Chambers Co., AL Apr 1865 Hospital at Stanton? VA 1428   Cedarvale
19 May 1906 W. N. Presley Co D 47th Regt AL Inf c 15 May 1862 PVT Chambers Co., AL 09 Jun 1865 Ft. Delaward 1428   Cedarvale
21 Dec 1902 John W. Roach Co A 1st Regt KY Cav c 01 May 1861 PVT Trigg Co., KY 12 Apr 1865 near Columbia, SC 1428   Cedarvale
15 Apr 1905 Frank M. Robbins Co E 12th Regt VA Inf 24 Jul 1861 PVT Matagorda Co., TX returned to
Petersburg VA to join
10 Apr 1865 1429?   Matagorda
22 Sep 1902 Frank Rugeley Co D Brown's Regt TX Cav Jan 1864 PVT Matagorda Co., TX Jun 1865 1428   Cedarvale
25 Jun 1910 Rowland Rugeley gs/o &
Elizabeth Elmore Rugeley d/o
Henry Marshall Elmore
Col Commanding 20th Regt TX Inf Early Spring 1862 COL Waverly, Walker Co., TX Jun 1865 Galveston, TX     Old Waverly
Walker Co., TX
1902 Henry L. Rugeley Co D Brown's Regt TX Cav
Cook's Heavy Artillery
Sep 1861 PVT
ASST
SUR
Matagorda Co., TX Jun 1865 Galveston 1428   Cedarvale
26 Oct 1903 Semuel A. Sanders Co D 16th Regt TX Cav 01 Apr 1864 PVT Lowndes Co., MS 05 May 1865 1428    
21 Jun 1926 S. S. Moore gs/o
Charles Seaman
Co A 6th Regt TX Inf
2nd TX Inf
27 Sep 1861 PVT Port Lavaca, TX 01 Oct 1862 disabled
honorably discharged Arkansas Post
  27 Sep 1926  
19 Aug 1912 J. I. Shockley Co C 1st Regt GA State Troops 1862 PVT
CPL
Rome?, GA 1865 1428 19 Aug 1912  
14 Aug 1902 D. E. Smith Co D Likens Regt TX Cav 20 Sep 1861 PVT Jefferson Co., TX 25 May 1865 1428   Sexton
23 Jan 1903 W. C. Smith Co K 2nd Regt AR Inf 10 Jul 1863 PVT Crawford Co., AR 03 May 1865 Prison Indianapolis, IN 1428 23 Jan 1903  
23 May? 1903 Peter Soper Co 6 6th Regt TX Inf 01 Oct? 1861 PVT Matagorda, TX Apr 1865 1429?   Matagorda
24 Jul 1903 May Stanley Co G 1st Regt TX Heavy Art 19 Apr 1862 PVT Houston, TX c 15 May 1865 1428    
21 Feb 1905 Wm. H. Sterling Co D 6th Regt TX Inf
Transferrred to C. S. Navy
04 Oct 1861 PVT
PILOT
Matagorda, TX 15 Feb 1863 Medical board at
Victoria, TX - bad health
1428   Matagorda
10 Oct 1903
06 Mar 1911
Columbus C. Strait Co A 7th Regt MS Inf
Co C 14th Conf Cav
15 Apr/19 Aug 1861 PVT Franklin Co., MS 05 May 1865 Gainesville, AL 1428   Cedarvale
29 Dec 1906 John W. Sweeny Co A Daly's Batt Regt TX Cav c 15 Nov 1862 PVT Cameron Parish, LA c 20 May 1865 1428    
22 Feb 1903 Robert Talley Co I Bates' Regt TX Cav 20 Oct 1861 PVT Huntsville, Walker Co., TX c 01 Jun 1865 1428    
20 Dec 1902 Michel Sternburger Co I 1st LA Inf Regt New Orleans 04 May 1861 PVT New Orleans, LA 10 May 1865 1428    
16 Jul 1903 Waldo G, Thompson Moseley's Batt TX Field Art 01 May 1861 PVT Matagorda Co., TX c 15 May 1865 1428   Thompson
1902 Wells Thompson Cobb's GA Leg 10 Apr 1861 PVT
CAPT
Matagorda Co., TX 10 May 1865 Meridian, MS 1428   Columbus
  Wm. L. Thompson Co C 1st Regt MS Cav              
03 Oct 1903 Samuel Watkins Co A Bate's Regt TX Cav
Gibson's Battery TX Field Art
20 Dec 1861 PVT Wharton County, TX c 20 May 1865 1428   Cedarvale
1902 C. H. Williams Jones' Batt Light Art Sep 1862 2LT
CAPT
Matagorda Co., TX 15 May 1865 Brownsville, TX 1428 Bau Cotu  
22 Sep 1903 W. D. Williams Co G 6th Regt TN Cav c 01 Oct 1863 PVT Madison Co., TN c 01 May 1865 1428   Cedarvale
16 Nov 1919 H. L. Wilson Co B 65th Regt VA Inf 5/7 May 1862 PVT near Norfolk, VA 09 Apr 1865 Appomattox, VA 1428   Cedavale
05 Sep 1902 Fountain Winston Co C Brown's Regt Dec 1864 PVT Matagorda Co., TX 1865 1428?    
22 Oct 1903 J. T. Wofford Co E 31st Regt TX Cav 15 Oct 1862 PVT Guadalupe Co., TX c last of May 1865 1428   Red Bluff
12 Feb 1903 Wm. O. Wofford Co C 4th Regt TX Cav 15 Nov 1861 PVT
CPL
Matagorda Co., TX 10 Jun 1865 1428   Cedarvale
01 Jul 1863 J. R. Wylie Co F 26th Regt VA Cav 01 Jul 1863 PVT Monroe Co., WV Apr 1865 1428   Cedarvale
21 Aug 1914 E. W. Wynne Co K 35th Regt TX Cav 07 Jun 1862 PVT Huntsville, TX 12 May 1865 1428   Bay City
04 Feb 1908 C. Zipprian Co D 6th Regt TX Inf 14 Oct 1861 PVT Matagorda, TX 09 Apr 1865 1428 04 Feb 1908 Matagorda