Category Archives: Major

Samuel Luckie Knox, Major, 1st Alabama Infantry

Born about 21 Mar 1840, parents were Dr. James C. Knox and Mary Jane Bowie of Talladega, AL. His brother, Alexander Bowie Knox, was in the 1st AL INF Regiment for the first 12 months of service, then joined the … Continue reading

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Major Sam Sharp, 31st Tennessee Infantry

1. Full names of soldier. Major Samuel Sharp 2. Rank, unit served with, etc. He was a Major with the 31st Tennessee Infantry 3. Any personal info about the soldier that you’re aware of. A great deal.  He went on … Continue reading

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Turpin Dickson Magee, 46th Mississippi Infantry

Turpin Dickson Magee, Major,  46th Mississippi Infantry Born Covington County, Miss on February 1, 1824. His oldest son, Lt Robert Jacob Magee was in the 4th Miss Cavalry. Raised Co. B, Covington Rebels of 6th Miss Battalion, later to be the 46th Miss Regt.  Appointed commander on … Continue reading

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