Category Archives: Quarles Brigade

Quarles’s Brigade

BG William A. Quarles (wounded at Franklin, captured Dec. 17th)
BG George D. Johnston (Nashville)
1st Alabama
42nd Tennessee
46th Tennessee
48th Tennessee
49th Tennessee
53rd Tennessee
55th Tennessee

Pvt Phillip Henry Deason, Company B, 49th Tennessee Infantry

My great, great grandfather Pvt. Phillip Henry Deason he also had a stay at Camp Douglas and was with The 49th Tenn Inf Co. B also fought at Franklin and was later captured at Nashville. My great, great uncle Pvt. Samuel Thomas Walker of … Continue reading

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Pvt Samuel Thomas Walker, Company D, 49th Tennessee Infantry

My great, great uncle Pvt. Samuel Thomas Walker of the 49th Tenn Inf. Co D. was captured at Franklin. He was pulled over the breast works as recorded in his pension papers, by his Capt. John M. Nesbitt. He was … Continue reading

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Private Andrew Jackson Mclaney, Company G, 1st Alabama Infantry

i’m a descendant on my mother’s side of pvt. andrew jackson mclaney, 1st alabama infantry,co g, who died at the battle of franklin. Submitted by Leo Baker Editor: the 1st Alabama was a member of Quarles’ Brigade. The 1st lost … Continue reading

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Isaac Zachariah Nash, Private, Company A, 55th Tennessee Infantry

My GGgrandfather’s name is Isaac Zachariah Nash. He served as 2nd Private, Co. A., 55th Tennessee Volunteers. He was born Jan. 12, 1843 at Big Sandy, Benton County, Tennessee. His father is Orison Nash and his mother is Ann Coplin Nash. He married Newton Ann … Continue reading

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Samuel Berry, Company B, 55th Tennessee Infantry

My GGgrandfather’s name was Samuel Berry and he was from Big Sandy, Tn. He was in Co B 55th (Browns) Tennessee Infantry Regiment. He was in Brigadier General Quarles brigade at the Battle of Franklin. He was killed at the battle … Continue reading

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Corpl John J. Sellars, Company D, 49th Tennessee

I have one ancestor who fought and was wounded at the Battle of Franklin. His name was Corporal John J. Sellars. He was in Co. D, 49th TN Infantry from Dickson, TN. He was  wounded and captured, at the Battle of Franklin, then … 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

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