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This is a working compilation of Civil War Veterans of both Union & Confederate Armies, who either served from Kaufman (Rockwall) County or who are buried in Rockwall County. If you have any information on a person who served during the Civil War from Rockwall County or one who is buried within the boundaries of Rockwall County, or in an area immediately surrounding the county, please send your information, with proof, to Shirley Cullum shirlcullum@gmail.com . The information will be added when this site is updated.

CSA

NAME

BIRTH
DATE

Birth
Place

DEATH
DATE

PLACE OF
INTERMENT

REGIMENT & ARMY
SERVED

SOURCE of
INFORMATION

Adams, John Thomas

7 Dec 1845

GA

18 Jan 1908

Heath

Co A 14thAlabama Infantry

Family

Allday, J. R.

10 Apr 1825

GA

16 Jun 1881

Mt. Zion

Co C, 4thTexas Infantry

CWSS m227rl

Amick, Allen Alvin

18 Nov 1822

MO

15 Dec 1904

Rockwall City

Co K, 2nd Partisan

Obit

Austin, Milton Stanhope

01 Jan 1828

NC

11 Nov 1906

Chisholm

Co E, 52nd NC Reg

Obit 11 Nov 1906

Ballard, Neely M.

1831

KY

1930

Rowlett

Co B, 6th Tx. Cav. - dp

photo of stone

Barnes, George Mitchell

28 Jan 1844

MS

07 Jan 1897

Heath,

Co K, 2nd Tx. Cav.

Kathey Hunt

Barnes, Robert Edward

28 Feb 1859

MS

01 Feb 1870

Heath

Co F, 3rd Tx. Cav.

Family

Barnes, Wiley Turner

04 Aug 1834

 

03 Dec 1901

Rockwall City

Co K, 2nd Partisan Rangers

Obit

Barrett, Joseph T.

no date

?

no date

Mt. Zion

Co C, 4th TN Mnt'd Infantry

info on tombstone no dates

Barringer, William Davidson

24 Oct 1835

NC

11 Aug 1889

Rockwall City

Co E, 28th NC Infantry

CR/ CWSS M230, R2

Bellah, Henry

no date

?

no date

Heath

Co D, 13thAL Infantry

info on tombstone

Bertner, Benjamin F

15 May 1848

IL

30 Jan 1930

Rockwall City

Co B 154th IL Infantry

1890 / CR

Blacketer, David H

9 Sep 1842

-

2 Jul 1932

Rockwall City

Co H 1st KY Cavalry

1890 / CR

Bost, George V.

14 Sep 1831

NC

18 May 1913

Blackland

Co D, 1stNC Detailed Men

Rockwall CR

Bost, Jacob B.

25 Mar 1839

NC

22 May 1902

Blackland

Co F, 1stNC Cavalry

Rockwall Hist/CR

Both, Henry

no dates

-

no dates

Rockwall City

Co E 5th PA Infantry

CR

Bowles, Bradford Harrison

22 Nov 1824

KY

11 Apr 1898

Rockwall City

Union Army

CR

Bowles, Watson B.

19 Sep 1821

KY

21 Apr 1874

Rockwall City

Co B, 6th Tx. Cav.

Justin Sanders

Briscoe, Isaac Newton

15 Apr 1843

MO

5 Jun 1920

IOOF-Hunt Co TX

Co E 16th TX Cavalry

Family

Briscoe, John Runnels

19 Apr 1815

TN

8 Nov 1863

Died in battle-AR

Co E 16th & 3rd TX Cav

Familyt

Briscoe, Larkin Willis

20 Jun 1829

TN

1862

Died in Battle -Columbus MS

Co B 6th TX Cav

Family records

Briscoe, Robert Lafayette

1846

MO

18 Nov 1862

Died in battle -MS

Co B 6th TX Cav

Family records

Britton, W. A.

1845

MS

1906

Blackland-Rockwall

Co A, Patton’s MS Army 10,000

CR /

Brown, Wm Lafayette "Fate"

15 Apr 1835

LA

31 Aug 1903

Rockwall City

LA Infantry

Obit

Brownwell, James Milton

24 Jul 1840

-

22 Feb 1909

Rockwall

CO G, 32nd TN INf- CSA

Obit

Buck, James Mason

1 May 1830

VA

30 Jan 1919

Mt. Zion

Co A, 49thTN Infantry

Donnamn@comcast.net

Burch, John S.

9 Jun 1821

NC

24 Jun 1886

Heath

Co I, 34thAL Infantry

CWSS m374r7

Cade, George Edward

25 May 1846

MS

19 Jan 1909

Mt. Zion

Co D, 11thMS Cavalry

CWSSS m232r6/HO

Callaway, Stephen

7 Apr 1836

-

21 Dec 1899

Rockwall

Co E, 3rdMO INf - CSA

CWSSS

Cannon, Embrey, Capt.

31 Mar 1829

 

07 Apr 1902

Chisholm

Co K2nd TX Partisan Rangers

DT 08 Apr 1902

Carter, William Thomas

12 Nov 1843

-

11 Feb 1924

Royse City

Co B 1st KY Cavalry

1890 / CR

Cason, J. H., Capt

16 Dec 1832

 

09 Jun 1915

Royse City

Co C, 41st Ala. Regt

CIRCo.,Tx.

Caughron, William Jasper

1829

AL

before 1866

on his farm

Co D & E, 20th Tx.Cav.

Justin Sanders

Chisholm, Benjamin F.

23 Nov 1820

?

8 Mar 1896

Chisholm

"A Confederate Soldier"

inscription on Tombstone

Cookston, Francis Marion

20 Jun 1846

TN

18 Aug 1925

Royse City

Union Army Veteran on stone

CR

Cooper, William Gill

14 Sep 1827

Hines Co MS

29 Feb 1912

Cottonwood

CO G 39 th MS Infantry

CR - on tombstone

Couch, Elisha Peter

3 Mar 1829

AL

no date

Hunt Co

Co I, 23rdTX Cavalry

Rockwall History

Covey, Enoch

1819

TN

12 Mar 1896

Rockwall City

CO K 2nd Partisan Rangers

Descendant - S C Wright

Criswell, Joseph McDuffy

12 Jun 1822

GA

25 Sep 1902

Valley View

Co D, 51st Ala. Cav.

Linda Kay Harwell

Cross, James

19 Sep 1847

TN

13 Jan 1911

Royse City

CSA

Darr, Henry Levi "Lee"

20 Feb 1845

TN

19 Jul 1925

Heath

Co I 18th TX Cav

CR

Darr, John

24 Oct 1817

NC

6 Nov 1872

Heath

Co G, 2nd Cav.

CWSSS M227,roll 9

Davis, Robert Montgomery

24 Dec 1837

KY

17 Mar 1908>

Rockwall City

TX State Troops / Home Guard

Family>

Day, Rufus M

9 Sep 1845

15 Oct 1905

Rockwall

Co A 2nd AR Vols

Family

DeGuire, Jasper Newton

14 Oct 1833

TX

15 Dec 1892

Chisholm

Co D & E, 20th Tx. Cav.

TTS 23 Dec 1892

Dent, John Prior

13 Aug 1835

KY

16 Feb 1909

Rockwall

Co B, 6th TX Cav

CWSS

DeWeese, Lewis

1844

IN

1864

Died in Civil War

Co 6th TX Cavalry

DeWeese Descend.

Dodson, John B

1844

-

1932

Royse City

Co F 32nd KY Infantry

1890 / CR

Edwards, William D.

no date

?

no date

Heath

Co I, 43rdTN Infantry

info on tombstone

Feagin, James Madison

13 Feb 1835

?

23 Nov 1914

Mt. Zion

Co H, 2ndAL Cavalry

CWSS m374r14

Fender, Andrew Jackson

19 Dec 1844

TN

6 May 1918

Mt.Zion-Rockwall

Co G 62nd TN Mt'd Infantry

Family records

Fletcher, Solomon

17 Sep 1813

PA

3 May 1896

Rockwall City

Co G, 2nd Cav.

Family records

Fondren, DeCalb

17 Mar 1839

MS

18 Jun 1927

Rockwall City

Co K 5th TX mounted Vols

Descendant / CR

Frazier, Thomas

27 Aug 1883

 

19 Aug 1884

Chisholm

Co C, 7th Tx. Cav.

CR

Futrell, L. Shadrach

24 Dec 1831

TN

17 Sep 1906

Rockwall City

Farris' MO Light Artillery

descendant/CR

Futrell, Wiley L.

29 Oct 1827

?

20 Dec 1918

Heath

Co F, 50thTN Infantry

descendant

Gaines, James Clinton

6 Mar 1843

VA

13 Feb 1936

Rockwall City

CSA - POW at Point Lookout 2 Yrs.

Rockwall History

Gardenhire, Aron Brown

7 Sep 1845

TN

11 Dec 1933

Rockwall City

Col Boulder's Rangers

Pension # 47425

Gardenhire, Rubin F

13 Dec 1827

TN

30 Jan 1891

Mt Zion-Rockwall

CO H 20th TX Cavalry

Descendants

Garrett, Thomas Monroe

09 Feb 1830

TN

01 Dec 1904

Chisholm

Co A, 52nd Ky Mounted Inf.

KCH Vol 2

Goss, Ephraim

12 Aug 1816

NC

20 Apr 1904

Peck Cemetery

Home Guard

Family records

Griffin, Henry Perkins

20 Dec 1839

GA

9 Sep 1881

Rockwall

Co A, 19th MS Inf.FONT>

descendant

Griffin, Thomas C.

17 Feb 1831

GA

11 Nov 1872

Heath Cemetery

Co G, 19th Tx. Cav.

Justin Sanders

Hall, John H

24 Aug 1844

GA

16 Aug 1928

Heath

Co E 2nd GA Inf

CR

Harrison, Howell W

19 Dec 1820

AL

21 Feb 1900

Chisholm

Co E 14th NC Inf -

CWSSS M230, roll 17

Hart, Henry Kelsey

28 Jan 1848

TX

08 Apr 1926

Cedar Grove

Co B, Evans Bn.

Pension #34103 / VZGS

Hart, Sterling Calvin

1826

NC

1876

Cedar Grove

CSA- 1st Texas Regt.

Family/Desc / CR

Hartman, Archibald Register

8 May 1839

TN

19 Mar 1917

Mt Zion-Rockwall

CSA Spy & Co D 143rd IL Inf

Served both armies/CWSSS

Hartman, James Anderson

1 Oct 1842

TN

10 Oct 1912

Mt Zion-Rockwall

Co F 43rd TN Inf

CWSSS M231 roll 19

Hayes, Andrew A

7 Feb 1839

-

20 May 1891

Rockwall City

Co D 6th MO Cavalry

1890 / CR

Heath, John O.

20 Jan 1818

KY

27 Dec 1897

Rockwall Cem.

Co K, 2nd Partisan Rangers

KS-07 Jan 1898

Hewett, Robert

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Rockwall City

Co K 2nd MA Infantry

1890 / CR

Hogan, Anthony A.

05 Apr 1846

 

12 Nov 1925

Chisholm

Co A, 29th Ark. Cav.

Widow drew Pension

Holcomb, William T.

1842

 

1934

Royce City

Co A, 8th Conf. Cav

Drew pension

Howell, Harrison D.

19 Dec 1820

?

21 Feb 1900

Chisholm

Co B, Chisum's TX Cavalry

CWSS m227r18

Hughes, I. L. Dr

20 Aug 1831

GA

30 May 1906

Chisholm

Co E GA Cherokee Legion

Justin Sanders

Hurst, Joseph DeWeese

30 Dec 1836

IN

19 Dec 1934

Royce City

Co G, 12th Tx. Cav.

JS

Hutchinson, James Perry

24 Mar 1826

?

23 Jan 1920

Rockwall City

Co E, 46 th GA Vol Infantry

funeral notice, descendant Daniel Shoffit, UN

Isabell, William F.

1818

?

29 Jul 1884

Heath

Co E, 11thKS Cavalry-UNION

CWSSS m542r5 descedant

Jones, Richard Ivey

17 Apr 1842

AL

15 Jul 1900

Royce City

Co C 15th TX cavalry

CR

Jones, William Warren

1838

KY

2 Feb 1892

Heath

Co B, 6th Tx. Cav.

CR /

Jones, Charles Lee

17 Oct 1827

KY

3 May 1897

Royce City

Co K, 2nd Partisan Rangers

1889 Biographical Souvenir

Kale, Henry Alexander

24 Jul 1834

NC

11 Apr 1921

Mt Zion-Rockwall

Co K 8th NC Infantry

Rockwall Co History-1984

Keahey, George Jefferson

8 Aug 1845

MS

28 Nov 1889

Rockwall

Co K 2ndMS CAvalry

Rockwall Co History

Kirby, Albert H

22 Jan 1844

MO

17 Sep 1921

Mt Zion-Rockwall

Co G 2nd AR cavalry

descendant

Kirk, James A.

13 Nov 1830

KY

13 Dec 1903

Valley View

Co H, 11-14thKY Infantry-UNION

descendant

Klutts, David E

3 Jul 1840

NC

23 Mar 1913

Blackland,Rockwall

Co C 18th Regt. NC Inf.

Family

Klutts, Levi

1826

NC

1863

Blackland,Rockwall

Co D, 42nd Regt. NC Inf.

KCH vol1

Krider, George H.

1 Apr 1818

NC

17 Aug 1888

Blackland-Rockwall

Co B 4thNC Sr. Reserves

CWSSS m230r22

Kyser, John J

20 Jan 1847

TX

27 Oct 1921

Rockwall

Co G, 12th Tx. Cav.

Family

Lanham, Thomas Benton

9 Jan 1844

MO

8 Jul 1918

Rockwall

Co C 18th TX Cav

CWSS

Lawhorn, William Lawson

5 Jun 1841

MS

4 Nov 1923

Lawhorn

Co I 24th TX Cav

Rockwall Co History

Liles, Charles M.

10 Sep 1846

NC

4 Aug 1889

Heath

Co C, 14thNC Infantry

CWSSS m230r23

Lindsey, Horace Boyd

11 Dec 1817

KY

15 Jun 1895

Rockwall

8thReg't. MO State Guard-CSA

CWSSS

Loyd, Granville W

15 Jan 1822

-

30 Sep 1898

Royse City

Co K 8th Vol. TN Infantry

1890 / CR

Louder, Moses Monroe

26 Apr 1834

NC

30 Nov 1880

Blackland-Rockwall

Co H, 8thNC Infantry

CWSSS m230r24

Lowe, James J

10 Feb 1834

AL

24 Mar 1899

Rockwall

Co K, 8thAL Cavalry

CWSSS

Manson, Henry Walker "Hal" ,MD

17 Feb 1843

TN

27 Oct 1905

Rockwall City

Co H 7th TN Inf

CR /

Manson, Joseph T

10 Jul 1821

-

26 Nov 1899

Rockwall

Co K, 46th GA Inf

CWSS

Mays, Francis Augustus

29 Dec 1842

TN

4 Jan 1921

Mt. Zion

Co B, 48thTN Infantry

tombstone

McCasland, James Alexander "Farmer"

1835

TN

no date

JAck CO TX

CSA

Rockwall History

McCreary, Alexander M.

11 Jul 1842

MO

24 Feb 1880

Mt. Zion

Co C 15thTX Cavalry

CWSSS m227r24/HO

McCreary, M. Alvin

1838

MO

1898

Mt. Zion

Co F Granbury's Consolidated Brigade

CWSSS m227r24/HO

McCurry, Samuel S.

12 Apr 1807

TN

13 Jul 1872

Parker Cem

Co G, 19thTexas Calvary

HO

McGraw, William John

12 Jan 1843

NC

08 Jan 1893

Blackland, Rockwall Co

Pvt. Co C, 33rd Regt. NC Inf.

SSSMW list

McLendon, William Harrison

30 Jul 1845

AL

11 May 1914

Mt Zion-Rockwall

Co B 1st Al Cav

Family

McLendon, Preston Alexander

29 Mar 1845

NC

23 Jan 1892

Chisholm

CSA

TTS 29 Jan 1892

Miller, Jackson Carroll

11 Feb 1819

TN

29 Oct 1898

Rockwall Cem.

CSA

TT 03 Nov 1898/Obit

Modawell, J. W.

5 Dec 1843

?

1 Feb 1893

Blackland-Rockwall

Co A, 15thTX Infantry

CWSSS m227r25

Monroe, W. L.

23 May 1827

 

11 Apr 1917

Rockwall City

Co I 2nd TX Partisan Ranger

Obit-08 Dec 1908/CR

Montgomery, Josephus Newton

1822

MO

23 Jan 1909

Brisco Co., Tx.

Co E, 19th Tx. Cav.

KCH Vol I & II

Moore, Henry

19 Mar 1843

 

15 Feb 1906

Heath

Pension # 09328

Moore, James A.

1845

 

1917

Chisholm

23rd Ga. Brigade

CR

Moore, W M

No Dates / on

Hand

Made Stone

Heath

"Confederate Soldier"

CR

Myers, Samuel B

3 Sep 1824

VA

4 May 1870

Parker

13thTX State Troops

Family

Parker, Burrell

19 May 1801

?

29 May 1872

Parker

TX Home Guard

Rockwall History

Parker, George Marion

9 Mar 1832

AL

27 Sep 1927

Parker Cem

Co G, 19thTX Calvary

HO/CWSS

Parsons, David Hill

25 Jan 1831

LA

22 Sep 1897

Rockwall City

Co C, 20th Tx. Cav

KCH Vol 2

Phelps, John

3 Oct 1846

TN

28 Apr 1923

Rockwall City

Co K 46th MO Infantry

descendant

Peace, Silas L.

26 Dec 1847

England

3 Nov 1923

Rockwall City

Union Army

Phillips, Reuben D.

1 Dec 1839

AL

26 Feb 1893

Mt. Zion

Co D, 6th AL Infantry

CWSSS m374r35

Porter, Nathan

8 Dec 1831

SC

14 Feb 1885

Heath

Co D, 20thSC Infantry

CWSSS m321r26

Powers, Thomas Henry

24 Oct 1842

-

9 Jun 1865

Rockwall

PVT Co F, 16thMO Infantry

descendant Diana Spencer

Pullen, James Rayford

15 Feb 1845

TN

27 Apr 1931

Rockwall City

9th TN Cav

Obit / CR

Ratts, Henry

1 Jan 1822

IN

29 Jul 1867

Old Kiser/Peck UN

Co G, 2nd Tx.Cav.

Family record

Shaw, Hugh Deskin

26 Jan 1843

 

15 Nov 1928

Rockwall City

Co G 19th TX cavalry

HO/Descendant

Shaw, James K. Polk

30 Aug 1834

TN

2 Jun 1866

killed in the war

Co G 19th TX cavalry

KCH/Descendant

Smith, George Washington

3 Dec 1840

AL

1 May 1931

Chisholm

Co G 35th Al Infantry

Obit

Smith, Lucius Fernando

15 Oct 1843

-

14 Jan 1935

Rockwall

Co K, 55th GA Infantry

Rockwall Co History-1984

Smith, Presley Edward

28 Dec 1837

KY

4 May 1917

Jefferson Co TX

Co D 10th TX Infantry

Obit

Spillman, James Monroe

29 May 1831

KY

29 Aug 1905

Heath

Price's Reg. 1st MO Cavalry

Descendant Sharon Clark

Starks, A C

29 Jul 1839

KY

29 Sep 1876

Rockwall

Co B 7th TN Cav- CSA

Obit

Stephens, Jeremiah E.

19 Feb 1826

AL

18 Apr 1899

Stephens-Wade

Co A, 7thAL Infantry

CWSSS m374r42

Stephenson, Milledge T

18 Feb 1833

AL

29 Sep 1905

Rockwall City

Co G 19th TX cavalry

Rockwall Hist

Teuton, John

8 Oct 1822

-

3 Jun 1881

Rockwall

Co C, 6thTX Cav

descendant

Thompson, Milton Allen

7 Jan 1837

IN

24 Mar 1916

Rockwall City-UN

Co F, 3rdTX Infantry

descendant Edwina

Thompson, Thomas Marion

7 Jan 1837

IN

17 May 1910

Peck - Rockwall Co

Co F 3rd TX Cavalry

Rockwall history

Trigg, John S

18 May 1835

TN

21 JKul 1886

Rockwall

Co K, 45thTN Inf - CSA

Rockwall history

Truitt, James

6 Dec 1820

KY

30 Aug 1903

Parker- Rockwall

Co D 15th TX Cav

JS/ Obit

Tucker, Granville L (Rev.)

1821

-

1874

Rockwall

Co F, 2ndTN Cav-CSA

Harold O'Neal

Turner, Robert T.

Sep 1843

AL

22 Dec 1918

Oakland UN

Co ‘D’, 8th Ala Cav.

CR/ Harold O'Neal

Underwood, David A

5 Sep 1830

NC

7 Jun 1898

Rockwall City

Co 'C', 42nd NC Reg.

descendant

Vance, James Thomas

31 Mar 1845

 

14 May 1924

Heath

Co ‘A’, 6th Tx. Cav

Rockwall Hist records

Vervalin, Judson J

16 May 1842

NY

17 Jun 1928

Royse City

Co C 51st NY Infantry

1890 / CR

Wade. Terry Utley

26 May 1830

KY

23 Oct 1914

Wade - Rockwall

Co B 6th TX Cav

Family records

Wade, William Banister

5 Nov 1842

KY

1921

Rockwall City

Co B 6th TX Cav

Family records

White, Green Hill

1831

TN

7 Feb 1890

Mt Zion-Rockwall

4th TN Infantry

CR

White, Henry Shelby

2 Mar 1828

TN

6 Feb 1896

Chisholm

"Sacred to the memory of a Confederate Soldier"

inscription on tombstone

Williams, R. A.

09 Jan 1845

 

20 Jun 1893

Chisholm

CSA

Family records

Williamson, Charles

1 Apr 1819

?

7 Apr 1868

Parker Cem

Co B, 6thTX Infantry

HO/Descendant

Williford, George W

6 May 1831

KY

27 Mar 1912

Rockwall

Co D, 17thAR Infantry

CWSS

Zuspann, Jacob

12 MAr 1843

IN

25 Jan 1925

Rockwall City

Co A 32nd IN Infantry

1890 / CR

If the Civil War Veteran you are searching for is not listed here, and there is a chance he is interred in Kaufman County, please see the list at this URL for Civil War Veteran buried in Kaufman County.

http://www.rootsweb.com/~txkaufma/civilwar/soldiers.htm

Corrections and Additions to the Information listed above is welcome, when sufficient proof of accuracy is provided.
Send amendments to:
Shirley Cullum

LEGEND FOR SOURCES

INFO IN BLUE Denotes those who served in the Union forces
INFO IN GREEN Denotes Special recognition - some served on both sides, etc.
FAMILY = Info obtained from records, data and documents furnished by descendants
CWSSS = Info obtained from Civil War Sailors & Soldiers System - Website
T = Info taken from Tombstone
Bible = Info donated from Bible records
JS = Info obtained from Database of Kaufman Co. historian Justin Sanders
HO = Info obtained from files of Kaufman Co. historian Harold O'Neal
KCH = Info obtained from publications: Kaufman County History Vol 1 & Vol 2
Obit = Info obtained from individual's Obituary
CR Info obtained from Cemetery records
BFI = Info obtained from Broadfoot's Index
VZG VZGS Info obtained from publications by the Van Zandt County (TX) Genealogical Society
KH = Info taken from database of Kathey Hunt
ROCKWALL = Info obtained from Rockwall County Family History publications
DREW P=DREW PENSION
DP= Means the individual received a Pension for his service
WIDOW = the Widow of the individual drew a pension for the spouse's service
CHURCH = Info obtained from Church records
UN = Grave is Unmarked

The Following records were courtesy of Kaufman Co. historian Linda Feagin Harwell, from her database of archived newspaper abstracts and death records
TT = Terrell Transcript
TTS = Terrell Times Star
KS = Kaufman Sun
KH = Kaufman Herald
DT = Daily Transcript(Terrell Tx)
TDT = Terrell Daily Transcript

**A very Special THANKS to Linda Feagin Harwell, Justin Sanders & the late Harold O'Neal, who all shared their vast archives of Kaufman County history with Kathey Kelley Hunt and made this web page possible.

Shirley.


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