Category Archives: Buried in McGavock

Pvt. Isaac Jones, 8th MS Infantry

Pvt. Isaac Jones, 8th MS Infantry Buried at McGavock | Plot: Section 32-MS-Grave 156 Submitted by Stephanie Foley Advertisements

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Francis M. Eddins, Company H, 17th Alabama lost his life at Franklin

My g-g-g-g Uncle was at Franklin, in the 17th Al Co H and is buried at McGavock; He was Francis M. Eddins (Canteys Brigade) I see that there is another decendant ( Croxton ) who has a relative from the 17th buried in … Continue reading

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John Edward Nix. Private. Company C, 33rd Alabama Infantry

My g-g-g-g-grandfather Edward Nix son John Edward Nix Private Company C 33 Infantry Alabama is buried at McGavock Cemetery. Story has it that Edward Nix lost his life in a train wreck in Cleveland, TN. The family had not heard … Continue reading

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Asa Minor Laney, Company F, Winston Rifles, 5th Mississippi Infantry

Asa Minor Laney was born in Henry Co., Georgia, to Philips W. Laney and Elizabeth Wade Laney, but moved with his parents and siblings to Winston Co., Mississippi in 1852, near the small community of Lobutcha, which does not exist … Continue reading

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William Allen Martin, Company G, 65th Georgia

I will be bringing my 89 year old Mother to McGavock this month and wanted to find William Allen Martin (her Great-grandfather) of Henry County, VA.  He was a member of Co F, Smith’s Legion  of the 1st Georgia, Partisan … Continue reading

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Robert A. Croxton, Company F, 17th Alabama Infantry

My gggrandfather, Henry Yarbrough and his brother-in-law, Robert A Croxton, both fought in the battle of Franklin for the 17th Alabama. Robert was mortally wounded and is supposed to be buried there. The book I have on the history of … Continue reading

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Robert Benjamin Hendricks, Company K, 46th Tennessee Infantry

My 3rd great grandfather, 2nd Lieut. Robert Benjamin Hendricks, Co. K, 46th TN Infantry was wounded 30 Nov 1864 and died 2 days later on 2 Dec 1864. He is buried in the TN Section of the McGavock Cemetery. Also … Continue reading

Posted in 2nd Lieut., 46th Tennessee Infantry, Buried in McGavock, Direct descendant, Franklin casualty, Mortally wounded, Photo exists of soldier, Quarles Brigade, Sibling fought at Franklin too | Tagged | 1 Comment