Category Archives: Tennessee CSA Regiments

John Robert Hill, Company E of the 20th Infantry Regiment of Tennessee.

1. Full names of soldier.  John Robert Hill 2. Rank, unit served with, etc.   He served in Company E of the 20th Infantry Regiment of Tennessee. 3. Any personal info about the soldier that you’re aware of. He was born July 17, 1848 … Continue reading

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Benjamin Franklin Ellis, Private, Tennessee 41st Inf. Reg,Co. F

He was born in 1846 in or around Murfreesboro, TN. I do not think he was injured during the battle and did survive the war, marrying and moving to Montgomery County, TX then to Bertram, TX where he is buried. … Continue reading

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Richard Bostic Farmer, Pvt, 15th Tennessee Cav

Wounded at the Battle of Franklin. Honorably discharged 5/23/65. Moved to Lawrence Co, Arkansas after the war. Supposed to be buried in the town of Portia, perhaps Baker Cemetery. Submitted by  Forrest Farmer  f4rest.ff@gmail.com

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James Elbert Gosnold, Pvt, Co F., 29th Tennessee Infantry

Full Name of Soldier: James Elbert Gosnold (Gosnel, Gosnell) Rank, Unit: Private Company F, 29th Tennessee Infantry (CSA) Personal information: Born Greene County TN in 1840 Father’s name unknown d. circa 1840; Mother’s name is Millie, died shortly after child … Continue reading

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John M. McGinnis, 19th TN Biffle’s Cav, Co K., under Forrest at Franklin

1.   Full names of soldier. John M. McGinnis 2.   Rank, unit served with, etc 4th TN Infantry Regiment Co. K ( Strahls) Jackson’s 7th Calvary 15th TN (Stewart’s) Calvary Co. C 19th TN (Biffle’s) Calvary Co. K (Gen. Forrest Division) … Continue reading

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John Howell Sugg, 49th Tennessee Infantry

John Howell Sugg B – 7/24/1838 Shiloh, Montgomery county Tn. D – 4/25/1916, Erin, Houston county Tn. Enlisted in the 49th Tn Inf. Co. E 12/3/1861 Captured at the battle of Fort Donelson Tn February 1862 (His cousin Col Cyrus … 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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