George & Louis Summers


Left photo George W. Summers born 1837 died August 04, 1864 in Confederate Army Hospital Wilderness, VA. George W. Summers was married to Mary C. Roach in Rome, Floyd, GA. George was the brother of Louis Summers.

Right photo Louis Stewart Summers born July 17, 1844 Cobb County, GA. died March 19, 1928 in Corsicana, Navarro, Texas. He married Florence V. Roach in Rome, Floyd, GA. Louis Summers enlisted on February 15, 1864 in Strawberry Plains Tennessee where his brother was already located with the Co. H. 8th Regiment Volunteer Infantry ( known as the Floyd Infantry). From all records the above picture was taken at camp while waiting for orders to reinforce General Lee at Wilderness, VA.

Photographers were known to follow the camp sites and take pictures.


Louis Summers, lived in Corsicana. 
He is buried at the Civil War Veterans Section 
of the Oakwood Cemetery in Corsicana, TX.





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