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Tyler’s Brigade

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37th Georgia
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James Barton Farris, Company H, 10th Tennessee Infantry

My name is Alfred Farris. my grandfarher James Barton Farris joined the 7th Alabama regiment company H at age 16. He later joined the 10th Tenn. company H. He fought in the battles of Franklin and Nashville, and was captured … Continue reading

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George W. Vaughn, Company H, 20th Tennessee Infantry,

My name is Bobby Whitson, and I am a native Middle Tennessean; I currently live in Brentwood. My Great, Great Grandfather was George W. Vaughn/Vaughan who was born in 1827 and raised in Williamson County, Tennessee close to Triune.  He … Continue reading

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William Mangrum, Company H, 20th Tennessee Infantry,

William is my Great great grandfather’s brother. He was raised on a farm in town of Jingo which is what Fairview was first named.  Joined up with his big brother Wiley Paul in 1861. Tragic end for William.  After surviving the 4 years of … Continue reading

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Wiley Paul Mangrum, Company H, 20th Tennessee Infantry

He was a farmer from town of Jingo which is what Fairview was first named.  Married to a Hutcherson lady whose brother was in Co H too.  He, Alfred Hutcherson, lost an arm at Chickamauga. At Franklin? He is listed as missing in … Continue reading

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