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Download PDF by John C. Rigdon: Historical Sketch & Roster of the Alabama 15th Infantry

By John C. Rigdon

The fifteenth Alabama Volunteer Infantry Regiment was once prepared at fortress Mitchell, Alabama, in August, 1861, with 11 businesses. With over 900 males, the regiment was once moved into East Tennessee after which Virginia. It joined the most military close to Manassas and used to be brigaded with the twenty first Georgia, twenty first North Carolina, and sixteenth Mississippi Regiments less than Maj. common G. B. Crittenden of Kentucky (Brig. common Isaac R. Trimble succeeded Crittenden in December).

The fifteenth Alabama used to be put within the Alabama Brigade less than common Evander McIver legislations (with the 4th, forty fourth, forty seventh and forty eighth Alabama regiments) on 19 January 1863.

It fought in the course of the struggle in Virginia other than whilst it used to be transferred to the West with Braxton Bragg's military, fought at Chickamauga (19-20 September), the place it misplaced 19 killed and 123 wounded, out of 425 engaged. within the fierce fights at Brown's Ferry (27 October) and Lookout Valley, the regiment misplaced 15 killed and forty wounded. At Knoxville (17 November-4 December), 6 have been killed and 21 wounded.

The fifteenth surrendered one hundred seventy males at Appomattox. Of 1633 at the rolls, over 260 fell in conflict, 440 died within the provider, and 231 have been transferred or discharged.


Co. "A", Cantey Rifles (Russell County) -- Alexander A. Lowther (promoted); Locke Weems (mortally wounded, Gaines' Mill); Francis Key Shaaf

Co. "B", halfway Southern Guards (Barbour County) -- John Wilhite Lewis Daniel (promoted); Isaac Ball Feagin (promoted); Richard E. Wright (wounded, second Manassas; retired, eight Aug 1863); Noah B. Feagin

Co. "C" (Macon County) -- Peter V. Guerry (KIA, 1st chilly Harbor); James H. Ellison (KIA, Gettysburg); LeGrand

Co. "D", castle Browder Roughs (Barbour County) -- Worthington (died in service); Blanton Aabram Hill (KIA, Fussell's Mill)

Co. "E" (Dale County) -- Esau Brooks (resigned, eight Feb 1862); William A. Edwards (resigned, 28 Aug 1863); G. A. C. Mathews (wounded, close to Richmond; retired); Glover (KIA, Petersburg)

Co. "F", Brundridge Guards (Pike County) -- Benjamin Hutchinson Lewis (resigned, 7 Feb 1862); George Y. Malone (wounded, 1st chilly Harbor; retired, 18 March 63); DeKalb Williams

Co. "G" (Henry County) -- William Calvin Oates (promoted); Henry C. Brainard (KIA, Gettysburg); John C. Oates (mortally wounded, Gettysburg); D. B. Waddell

Co. "H", Glenville Guards (Barbour and Dale Counties) -- William N. Richardson (captured, East Tennessee)

Co. "I" (Pike County) -- Benjamin Gardner (resigned, 15 Dec 1861); Frank Park (KIA, Knoxville); W. H. Stricklan (wounded, Fussell's Mill)

Co. "K", Eufaula urban shield (Barbour County) -- Henry C. Hart (resigned, thirteen Sept 1862); William J. Bethune (wounded, Gettysburg); John E. Jones

Co. "L" (Pike County) -- Robert H. Hill (KIA, pass Keys); Lee E. Bryan (wounded, 1st chilly Harbor; retired, 28 March 1863); James J. Hatcher

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Read e-book online Dale and Eckenrode PDF

By Stuart Harris

For the 1st time, DALE and ECKENODE explores the pioneer roots of 2 Pennsylvania households from Spinnerstown, a group of German and Swiss Mennonites from the 1730’s.
While such a lot in their ancestors have been farmers, a couple of have been one of the earliest pioneers of North the US, the 1st to shuttle backward and forward from the Atlantic to the Mississippi, from Montreal to Atlanta, followed by way of Shawnee other halves. Martin Chartier guided LaSalle and Joliet, whereas Meaurroway instantly Tail Oppessa led the Shawnee on a protracted roundabout course from Ohio to Pennsylvania to flee smallpox and Iroquois.
The Shawnee originated within the Po Valley of Italy, introduced over to the Ohio Valley via Carthaginian ships in four hundred BC to flee an invasion of Gauls. To my untrained eye, they seem like citizens of Munich, with around heads, blonde or brown hair and blue or brown eyes. they retain a written background, and have been the 1st tribe within the US to actively marry Europeans.
An ancestor of the Dales, vendors of Spinnerstown Tavern, owned the Blue Anchor Tavern on Dock road in Philadelphia, proven lengthy sooner than William Penn arrived, to carrier Dutch and Swedish fur investors and English send captains at the Delaware.
Other ancestors have been both first or one of the first to colonize Quebec, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, long island, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia.

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Download PDF by Carey Bracewell: The Ancestry of David Bracewell: Including the Allied

By Carey Bracewell

within the Ancestry of David Bracewell, Carey Bracewell describes the fourteen-generation lineage traced from Edmund Bracewell, who was once born in Grantham, Lincolnshire, England, c. 1510, to Carey’s son, David Bracewell, who was once born in Texas in 1964. He outlines the profession of the 1st American Bracewell, the Reverend Robert Bracewell (1611-1668), a Londoner, Oxford graduate, and “Cavalier”—one who was once invited to Virginia to take cost of St. Luke’s Church, now a countrywide historical landmark.

Following the lead of the Reverend Bracewell, Carey Bracewell explains how each one successive iteration has faithfully emulated his instance of pioneering non secular management. greater than only a recitation of genealogical lineage, this kinfolk background tells the attention-grabbing tale of ways the Bracewell women and men struggled and taken Christianity to the wilds of Tennessee, southern Illinois, Arkansas, and Texas. between their many lasting accomplishments, one Bracewell ancestor, Richard Brazil, based the oldest Baptist church in Arkansas.

Bracewell released a genealogical magazine at the Bracewell kin and commenced the Braswell DNA undertaking. He was once the 1st to find the DNA profile that lines the relatives again to 1 guy who lived in Bracewell, Yorkshire, within the past due heart Ages.

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Historical Sketch and Roster Of The Georgia 4th Cavalry by John C. Rigdon PDF

By John C. Rigdon

Clinch's 4th Georgia Cavalry grew out of a necessity for an army strength within the coastal quarter of Southeastern Georgia. This carefully populated area, which contributed a number of regiments of Infantry to the accomplice military, used to be almost with out safety in mid – 1862. The accomplice experts had primarily deserted the essentially indefensible coastal zone with its a variety of rivers, bays, creeks, tidal estuaries, and off-shore islands, and lots more and plenty of its male Caucasian inhabitants had left to affix both the military of Northern Virginia or the military of Tennessee. during this comparable time frame, Brunswick was once deserted and the rails at the connection to the Savannah, Albany, and Gulf Railroad within the area of modern day Waycross have been faraway from Brunswick to Waynesville. such a lot coastal citizens refugeed to more secure parts inland, particularly Waynesville and Tebeauville (Waycross). the one formal army forces last within the sector have been numerous self reliant businesses of Partisan Rangers or Cavalry, equipped within the speedy aftermath of Secession in 1861 and mustered for kingdom carrier, plus 3 extra fastened businesses which have been spun off from the twenty sixth Georgia Volunteer Infantry in early 1862 while that regiment used to be getting ready to hitch the military of Northern Virginia.
In early 1862, accomplice army gurus prepared those quite a few businesses from Appling, Camden, Charlton, Clinch, espresso, Glynn, Pierce, Wayne and Ware counties. This unit used to be initially referred to as the Cavalry Command South of the Altamaha River, then the GA third Cavalry Battalion. John Mayers' Appling County Cavalry garrisoned in Holmesville can have additionally been a part of this battalion.
for his or her complete lifestyles, either the Cavalry Command South of the Altamaha River and its successor, the third Battalion, Georgia Volunteer Cavalry, operated exclusively within their nominal zone of accountability - the coastal zone of Southeastern Georgia among the Altamaha and Saint Mary's Rivers. Their venture was once to accomplish scouting, picketing, and courier carrier within the zone and, most significantly, to supply a few credible resistance to Federal makes an attempt to disrupt its contribution to the accomplice battle attempt. This led to a few skirmishing with blocking off Federals, in addition to a couple of disaffected slaves and non-compliant conscripts and accomplice military deserters. a number of males have been killed or wounded in those frays.
The demand volunteers to the twenty sixth Georgia Volunteer Infantry led to such a lot of males enlisting that 13 complete businesses have been raised. because the typical infantry regiment had ten businesses the surplus volunteers from the twenty sixth Georgia Infantry have been reassigned and mixed with different volunteers to shape the 4th Georgia right into a complete cavalry regiment.
Companies Of The GA 4th Cavalry Regiment
Company A – Wayne Rangers. – Wayne and Ware Counties. Captain J.S. Wiggins
Company B - Glynn Guards. Glynn and Ware Counties. Captain W.M. Hazzard. initially 1st corporation A, twenty sixth Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry
Company C – Camden fastened Rifles. – Camden County - Captain N.A. Brown. initially 1st corporation B, twenty sixth Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry.
Company D – Camden Chasseurs – Camden County - Captain John Raddick
Company E Captain R.N. King,
Company F Georgia Dragoons – Berrien and Thomas Counties. - Captain J.P. Turner
Company G - Atlantic & Gulf Guards / Wild Rangers - Ware County - Captain A. McMillian. shaped from remnants of Hendry's corporation, Georgia Cavalry.
Company H - Berrien and Thomas Counties - Captain T.S. Wylley
Company I - Clinch County - Captain J.C. Nichols
Company ok - Shiloh Troop – Ware and Pierce Counties. - Captain D. Crum.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Clairmont Family Letters, 1839 - 1889: Volume I: Volume by Sharon Joffe

By Sharon Joffe

This publication is the 1st of 2 volumes in an edited assortment that brings jointly the unpublished letters of the prolonged Clairmont relatives, for the 1st time. The letters, housed within the Carl H. Pforzheimer number of Shelley and His Circle on the ny Public Library, tell our realizing of the Shelley-Godwin circle in the course of the stories and recommendations in their descendants. The correspondence additionally allows us to work out into the modern social historical past of nineteenth-century households residing in Europe and Australia, facing topics akin to the conflicts in Europe, woes within the ecu monetary markets, and the results of Australian pioneer existence on immigrants to that country.

The Clairmont relatives Letters, 1839–1889

improves upon scholarship made through different Shelley and Clairmont collections and is offered with editorial notes and gear from Dr. Sharon Joffe. those volumes should be of important curiosity to students in British Romanticism.

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Download e-book for iPad: North Carolina Civil War Obituaries, Regiments 1 through 46: by E.B. Munson

By E.B. Munson

North Carolina despatched greater than 125,000 males and boys to struggle the Civil battle. it truly is predicted that approximately 40,000 misplaced their lives at the battlefield or via affliction. so much have been despatched domestic for burial in relations plots or group churchyards yet millions couldn't be pointed out or couldn't be transported and have been interred in unmarked graves around the state. Many by no means had an obituary released. Others had obituaries that incorporated instructions to the deceased’s ultimate resting position. This compilation of obituaries from North Carolina newspapers files the date and reason behind dying for hundreds of thousands of squaddies, with many supplying position of burial, surviving relations, final phrases, money owed via comrades and info of army service.

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Download PDF by Ian Maxwell: Tracing Your Glasgow Ancestors: A Guide for Family and Local

By Ian Maxwell

Tracing Your Glasgow Ancestors is a quantity within the sequence of urban ancestral publications released via Pen & Sword for readers and researchers who are looking to learn about lifestyles in Glasgow long ago and to understand the place the major assets for its background are available. In vibrant aspect it describes the increase of Glasgow via tobacco, delivery, production and alternate from a minor cathedral city to the cosmopolitan middle of the current day.

Ian Maxwell’s ebook makes a speciality of the lives of the local community either wealthy and terrible and on their adventure as Glasgow built round them. It appears to be like at their dwelling stipulations, at future health and the ravages of disorder, on the effect of faith and migration and schooling. it's the tale of the Irish and Highland migrants, Quakers, Jews, Irish, Italians, and extra lately humans from the Caribbean, South-Asia and China who've made Glasgow their home.

A wealth of knowledge at the urban and its humans is on the market, and Glasgow Ancestors is an important advisor for an individual gaining knowledge of its heritage or the lifetime of a person ancestor. associations, golf equipment, societies and schools.

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Historical Sketch and Roster of the Georgia 36th Infantry by John C. Rigdon PDF

By John C. Rigdon

The Georgia thirty sixth Infantry Regiment (Glenn’s) was once shaped at Dalton, Ga. through the wintry weather of 1861-62. “ there has been a moment “36th often called Villipiques whch grew to become the first accomplice Infantry Regiment.
Glenn’s thirty sixth served first in Tennessee, then in Mississippi the place it used to be part of T. H. Taylor's Brigade, division of Mississippi and East Louisiana. The regiment used to be engaged within the conflict of Champion Hill (Baker's Creek), leave out. may possibly sixteen, 1863, and within the bombardment of Vicksburg, pass over. from might 18 to July four, 1863. the place it surrendered. After being exchanged, the regiment used to be brigaded below basic Cummings and fought with the military of Tennessee from Chattanooga to Nashville, Georgia, and the Carolina's crusade. In January, 1865, it used to be consolidated with the 56th Georgia Regiment.
As initially prepared, the regiment had 930 males. It suffered forty three casualties at Chattanooga, and stated 267 males and 213 fingers in December of 1863.
In April 1865 the thirty sixth Regiment was once consolidated with the forty second and components of thirty fourth and 66th regiments Ga. Vol. Inf. and shaped part of the military lower than the command of common Joseph E. Johnston in North Carolina. while it consolidated, 232 males have been current for responsibility. just a handful of guys surrendered on April 26, 1865.
While no longer particularly approximately this regiment, “A background of the forty second Regiment” via Capt. W. L. Calhoun offers us an in depth first hand account for the 36th.

Companies Of The GA thirty sixth Infantry Regiment
Company A - Cherokee County, Georgia
Company B - Whitfield County, Georgia
Company C -
Company D - Bartow County, Georgia
Company E - Cherokee County, Georgia
Company F - Dekalb County, Georgia
Company G -Whitfield County, Georgia
Company H - Whitfield County, Georgia
Company I - Whitfield County, Georgia
Company ok - Gwinnett County, Georgia

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New PDF release: Publish Your Specialty: A Step-by-Step Guide for Imparting

By Dina C Carson

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