Category Archives: 29th Mississippi Infantry

Brantley’s Brigade, Johnson’s Division, serving with
24th-27th Mississippi
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34th Mississippi
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Cornelius E Grimmer, Pvt, Co I, 29th Miss Infantry

I have a relative that was in the 29th Mississippi Regiment. I have very little information on him except the following: Cornelius E Grimmer Private Company I 29th Mississippi He did survive the war and returned to De Soto, Mississippi … Continue reading

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Hayman Morris Bailey, Co F, 29th MS Infantry

My name is Terry Bailey. Two of my gggrandfathers served in Co. F of the 29th Mississippi Infantry Regiment. Hayman Morris Bailey was severly wounded at Resaca. Woodson Carroll Hallum survived the Battle of Franklin. By February of 1865 Hallum … Continue reading

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Robert C. Blakely, Company G, 29th Mississippi

My name is Jack Taylor and I reside in Columbia, Tennessee. My Great, great Grandfather Robert C. Blakely was at Franklin. He was a private with the 29th Mississippi Infantry Regiment, Company G. Records show he was wounded twice during … Continue reading

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George Samandal W. Bell, 29th Mississippi Infantry

My Grandfather’s grandfather, George Samandal W. Bell, died at the Battle of Franklin.  He was in the 29th Mississippi Infantry. This is known by family tradition and his estate papers found in the Coffeeville, Yalobusha County, MS. courthouse. The estate record indicate he died … Continue reading

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George Washington Samandal Bell, Company E, Oakland Rifles, 29th Mississippi Infantry

I have two cousins who fought and died at Franklin: 1. PVT George W(ashington) Samandal Bell, Company “E” Oakland Rifles, 29th Miss. Inf 99% certain killed at Franklin. Co. E, 29th Mississippi was in BG William F. Brantley’s Brigade of … Continue reading

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