Company "I", Bulloch County, Ga.-the "Toombs Guards"


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MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY I, 9th REGIMENT
GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY
ARMY NORTHERN VIRGINIA
C. S. A.
BULLOCH COUNTY, GEORGIA
("TOOMBS GUARDS")

Officers:

Belt, L. Carlton-Captain June 10, 1861 . Wounded at Yorktown,
Va. April 25, 1862 . Died at Richmond, Va. May 16, 1862 .

Talbot, Mathew Henry-1st Lieutenant June 10, 1861 . Elected
Captain June 16, 1862 . Resigned July 17, 1863 . Appointed Aide-
de-Camp to Governor Brown August 14, 1864 , and assigned as
Captain to Talbot's Company, Ga. State Troops Cavalry, August 31,
1864 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Knight, Thomas J: 2d Lieutenant June 10, 1861 . Elected 1st
Lieutenant June 16, 1862 ; Captain December 20, 1863 . Surrendered,
Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Connally, John B.-Jr. 2d Lieutenant June 10, 1861 . Elected 2d
Lieutenant June 16, 1862 . Resigned, under-age, June 17, 1863 .
Courier for General John H. Morgan September 1863 - September 1864 .

Non Commissioned Officers:

Gipson, Allen Jones (or Gibson)-1st Sergeant June 10, 1861 .
Discharged from General Hospital at Richmond, Va. August 23,
1861 .

Hendricks, Patrick H.-2d Sergeant June 10, 1861 . Died in Gen-
eral Hospital January 17, 1862 .

Bennett, W. H.---3d Sergeant June 10, 1861 .

Hagin, William A: 4th Sergeant June 10, 1861 . Elected 2d
Lieutenant December 20, 1863 ; 1st Lieutenant October 1864 . Roll for
February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him Absent without leave,
leave of absence expired February 3, 1865 ." No later record.

Davis, W. Allen-1st Corporal June 10, 1861 . Wounded at Elli-
son s Mill, Va. June 26, 1862 . Absent, wounded, February 28, 1863 .
No later record.

Hendricks, James-2d Corporal June 10, 1861 . Appointed 1st
Sergeant June 16, 1862 . Elected 1st Lieutenant December 20, 1863 .
Elected Sheriff of Bulloch County, Ga. and resigned October 1864 .

Fletcher, Martin Van Buren---3d Corporal June 10, 1861 . Died
at Manassas, Va. August 7, 1861 .

Phillips, Henry A.-4th Corporal June 10, 1861 . Died in Rich-
mond, Va. hospital October 15, 1861 .

Privates:

Akins, James------- private June 10, 1861 . Died prior to December 5, 1862 .

Akins, Lewis S.------- private June 10, 1861 . Wounded in thigh at
2d Manassas, Va. August 30, 1862 . Died from wounds in Warren-
ton, Va. hospital October 24, 1862 .
***Editor's Note***On information from Mark Anderson, a descendant,
further states:Akins, Lewis S. Pvt 9th GA Inf Rgt, Co I
Enlisted on 10 Jun 1861, Statesboro, Bulloch Co, GA.
Wounded in thigh at Second Manassas, VA, August 30, 1862 .
Died from wounds in Warrenton, VA hospital October 24, 1862 .
Buried in Warrenton, VA.

Akins, Solomon------- private June 10, 1861 . Appointed 3d Ser-
geant in 1862 . Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant June 25, 1863 ; 2d
Lieutenant October 1864 . Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .
***Editor's note from Mark Anderson, a descendant:
Akins, Solomon 2Lt 9th GA Inf Rgt, Co I
Enlisted 10 Jun 1861, Statesboro, Bulloch Co, GA.
Severe head wound, 4 Jul 1864, Petersburg, VA.
On parole of POWs, Army of Northern Virginia, surrendered
by Gen. Robert E. Lee to Gen. U. S. Grant, 9 Apr 1865.

Alderman, Chestley----- private June 10, 1861 . Wounded in leg and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Died from wounds and amputation of leg, in hospital near Gettysburg, Pa., July 19, 1863 .

Allen, Andrew J.----- private June 10, 1861 . Sent to hospital September 7, 1861 . Died in 1862 .

Allen, Elijah A: ---- private June 10, 1861 . Discharged at Richmond, Va. October 18, 1861 .

Barnes, Ebenezer------ private June 10, 1861 . Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. June 2, 1863 . Paroled at Hammond U. S. General Hospital at Point Lookout, Md. and transferred for exchange March 17, 1864 . Received at City Point, Va. March 20,
1864 . Absent, wounded, February 28, 1865 . No later record.

Barnes, Green Berry----- private June 10, 1861 . Wounded at 2d Manassas, Va. August 30, 1862 . Appears last on roll for August 31, 1864 . Pension records show he was at home, wounded, close of war.

Bath, George W.------- private June 10, 1861 . Wounded at 2d Manassas, Va. August 30, 1862 . Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. February 18, 1865 . Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, shows him "Absent, a paroled prisoner."
No later record. (Born in New York State May 2, 1840.)

Bell, David----- private June 10, 1861 . Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Bell, John----- private June 10, 1861 . Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Bennett, Zachariah H: ---- private June 10, 1861 . Discharged, disability, November 6, 1861 .

Berrien, Lawrence Cecil-Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 8th
Regiment Ga. Inf. May 21, 1861 . No later record in this company.
Enlisted as a private in Co. 1, 9th Regiment Ga. Inf. June 10, 1861 .
Appointed 2d Sergeant January 17, 1862 . Elected Jr.2d Lieuten-
ant of Co. E, 1st Regiment Ga. Regulars March 1, 1863 ; 2d Lieuten-
ant March 28, 1865 . No later record.

Bland, Hiram----- private June 10, 1861 . Discharged, on account
of old age and debility, July 15, 1862 .

Bowen, E. W.------- private June 10, 1861 . Elected 2d Lieutenant
in 1863 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 .

Bowen, John A.----- private December 13, 1862 . Surrendered, Appo-
mattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .(Born in Ga.)

Bowen, William----- private December 13, 1862 . Roll for February 28, 1865 ,
last on file, shows him "Absent without leave, furlough expired
November 29, 1864 ." No later record.

Brown, James H.------- private August 15, 186l. Captured at Bull's
Gap, Tenn. March 17, 1864 . Released at Camp Chase, 0. May 15,
1865 .(Born in Bulloch County, Ga. January 4, 1845.)

Brown, William D.----- private June 10, 1861 . Appears last on roll
for October 31, 1861 .

Burch, Joel S. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa.
July 2, 1863 .

Burnside, John----- private June 10, 1861 . Died in 1861 .

Burnside, William----- private June 10, 1861 . Died in Winches-
ter, Va. hospital July 23, 1861 .

Callaghan, Thomas------- private June 10, 1861 . Wounded in left
leg, necessitating amputation above knee, at 2d Manassas, Va.
August 30, 1862 . Captured and paroled at Warrenton, Va. September 29,
1862 .(Born in Ireland.)

Castillo, Patrick----- private June 10, 1861 . Appointed Ensign. Killed
at Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862 . Buried in Hollywood Cem-
tery at Richmond, Va.

Crosby, Allen L. ---- private June 10, 1861 . On detached duty
October 31, 1861 . No later record.

Denmark, Malachi H.----- private August 15, 1861 . Wounded in
right shoulder and in the head, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 .
Detailed permanently as nurse in General Hospital #2, at Sa-
vannah, Ga. on account of wounds February 29, 1864 . On said detail
February 28, 1865 . No later record.

Denmark, Thomas J.----- private June 10, 1861 . Died in Rich-
mond, Va. hospital September 22, 1861 .

Dickerson, Ira----- private June 10, 1861 . Appointed 2d Sergeant
March 1, 1863 . Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 . (Born
in Georgia in 1840.)

Dutton, John W.----- private June 10, 1861 . Deserted to enemy at
Savannah, Ga. March 26, 1865 , and took oath of allegiance to U. S.
Govt. there March 27, 1865 .

Eason, Michael----- private June 10, 1861 . Appears last on roll for
October 31, 1861 .

Farrow, Jeremiah----- private June 10, 1861 . On detail duty as
teamster November 1861 . No later record.

Fulcher, Robert V.----- private June 10, 1861 . Appointed 1st Ser-
geant August 23, 1861 . Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant June 16, 1862 ;
2d Lieutenant June 25, 1863 ; Captain July 27, 1863 . Killed at
Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 .

Gay, M.----- private December 13, 1862 . Appears last on roll for February
28, 1863 .

Gill, John T----- private June 10, 1861 . Appointed 5th Sergeant
in 1862 . Killed at Fort Harrison, Va. September 30, 1864 .

Gould, William----- private June 10, 1861 . Wounded at 2d Manas-
sas, Va. August 30, 1862 . Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9,
1865 .

Hagin, James A. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Surrendered, Appoma-
tox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Hagin, Joseph----- private Nav.27, 1863 . Killed at Fort Harrison,
Va. September 30, 1864 .

Hendricks, David----- private June 10, 1861 . Died at Richmond,
Va. September 14, 1861 . Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Hendricks, James W.------- private June 10, 1861 . Captured at Get-
tysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863 . Died at Point Lookout, Md. in 1863 .

Holloway, James------- private August 15, 1861 . Roll for January - February
1865 , last on file, shows him absent on leave. (Served in Indian
War in Florida in 1858.)

Hughes, James H.--June 10, 1861 . Killed at Gettysburg, Pa.
July 2, 1863 .

Hughes, Robert B.------- private June 10, 1861 . Died of disease in
Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. January 1, 1865 .

Jarvis, John (or Jarvins)------- private June 10, 1861 . Discharged
at General Hospital August 24, 1861 .

Johnson, Rowan----- private June 10, 1861 . Absent with leave
August 31, 1864 . No later record.

Jones, William L. ---- private June 23, 1861 . Transferred to Co.
D, 15th Regiment Ga. Inf. October 20, 1861 . Roll for February 28, 1865 ,
last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Keene, W. S.------- private June 17, 1862 . Deserted January 29, 1864 .
Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Knoxville, Tenn. January
29, 1864 .

Lanier, O. H. Perry----- private June 10, 1861 . Killed at 2d Manas-
sas, Va. August 30, 1862 .

Lewis, James M.----- private August 15, 1861 . Wounded at 2d Manas-
sas, Va. August 30, 1862 . Appointed 1st Sergeant December 20, 1863 .
Captured at Bull's Gap, Tenn. March 16, 1864 . Paroled at Camp
Chase, O. and transferred to City Point, Va. for exchange February
25, 1865 . No later record.

Martin, Curtis S.----- private June 10, 1861 . Surrendered, Appo-
mattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Martin, George W.-------- private August 15, 1861 . Appears last on roll
for October 31, 1861 .

Martin, John I. (or John J.)------- private August 10, 1861 . Ap-
pointed 1st Sergeant. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9,
1865 .

McElveen, Elias M.-------- private February 16, 1864 . Captured at Bull's
Gap, Tenn. March 16, 1864 . Paroled at Camp Chase, O. and trans-
ferred to City Point, Va. for exchange February 25, 1865 . No later
record.

McElveen, William J. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Wounded at Farm-
ville, Va. April 7, 1865 . Died in U. S. Hospital at Farmville, Va.
April 19, 1865 . Buried there.

Mercer, James------- private August 15, 1861 . Roll for February 1863 ,
reports him "Absent without leave." No later record.

Mincey, Augustus M.-------- private June 10, 1861 . Appointed Ser-
geant. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863 . Paroled at
Point Lookout, Md. May 3, 1864 . Received at Aiken's Landing,
Va. for exchange May 8, 1864 . No later record.

Murphy, Michael-------- private June 10, 1861 . Wounded, date and
place unknown. Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, reports him
"Absent without leave, furlough expired October 1, 1864 ." Na later
record.

Murphy, Wright------- private June 10, 1861 . Discharged from Gen-
eral Hospital prior to November 1861 . (Born in 1827. Died in 1879.
Buried at Bark Camp Cemetery, four miles north of Midville,
Ga.)

Nevill, Cuyler----- private June 10, 1861 . Appointed 3d Sergeant
December 1862 . Discharged at Savannah, Ga. October 24, 1863 . Enlisted
as a private in Co. F, 22d Battn. Ga. Heavy Artillery May 20,
1864 . Roll for October 1864 , last on file, shows him absent, sick. No
later record.

Parrish, Ezekiel----- private December 13, 1862 . Appointed Corporal.
Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, reports him on furlough. No
later record.

Parrish Isaiah----- private June 10, 1861 . Wounded April 28, 1863 .
Roll fo, r February 28, 1865 , last on file, reports him "Absent
wounded." No later record.

Pridgen, Mitchell----- private August 15, 1861 . Died of carditis September
1, 1861 .

Proctor, David C.----- private August 15, 1861 . Sent to Richmond, Va
hospital October 5, 1861 . Discharged in Virginia in 1861 . Elected
Jr.2d Lieutenant of Co. C, 11th Battn. Ga. Inf. March 4, 1862 .
Transferred to Co. C, 47th Regiment Ga. Inf. as Jr.2d Lieutenant
May 12, 1862 . Resigned November 6, 1862 .

Proctor, James C.----- private June 10, 1861 . Sick at Richmond,
Va. October 19, 1861 . No later record.

Proctor, John A. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Discharged, disability,
at Richmond, Va. October 18, 1861 .

Proctor, William A.----- private June 10, 1861 . Surrendered, Ap-
pomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Richardson, Richard----- private August 5, 1861 . Discharged on ac-
count of imbecility November 19, 1861 .

Rigdon, Daniel R. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Killed at Gettysburg,
Pa. July 2, 1863 .

Rigdon, William----- private June 10, 1861 . Died of typhoid fever
November 6, 1861 .

Rigdon, Wyly----- private June 10, 1861 . Died in Chimborazo Hos-
pital at Richmond, Va. May 8, 1862 .

Riggs, Stephen J. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Died in camp near
Manassas, Va. September 8, 1861 .

Rowe, Randolph----- private August 15, 1861 . Killed at Wilderness,
Va. May 6, 1864 .

Rushing, John----- private August 15, 1861 . Died in General Hos-
pital December 28, 1861 .

Scarborough, Rhemer----- private June 10, 1861 . Surrendered, Ap-
pomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Scarborough, Shadrack----- private June 10, 1861 . Died in Gen-
eral Hospital January 22, 1862 .

Slater, Robert B. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Discharged, on ac-
count of general debility, at Culpeper, Va. January 2, 1862 . Enlisted
as a private in Co. D, 2d Battn. Ga. Cavalry December 11, 1862 . Trans-
ferred to Co. A, 5th Regiment Ga. Cavalry January 20, 1863 . Pension
records show he was at home on sick furlough close of war.

Stone, George W----- private June 10, 1861 . Discharged, disabil-
ity, at Richmond, Va. September 15, 1861 .

Stone, Holcombe H. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Died in Chim-
borazo Hospital at Richmond, Va. May 24, 1862 .

Strickland, Peter D.----- private June 10, 1861 . Killed at 2d Ma-
nassas, Va. August 30, 1862 .

Swaney, A. M. ---- private August 18, 1862 . Wounded, date and
place unknown. Absent, wounded, February 28, 1865 . No later record.

Thompson, Eli S. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Wounded in Va. July
8, 1862 . Absent, wounded, February 28, 1863 . No later record.

Waters, Erastus----- private August 15, 1861 . Killed at 2d Manassas,
Va. August 30, 1862 .

Waters, Jackson V ---- private June 10, 1861 . Appointed Regimen-
tal Musician. Roll for February 28, 1865 , last on file, reports him
absent without leave. No later record. **EDITOR'S NOTE** I have received from Keith Norris, a descendant of Pvt. Waters, a note from a physician in 1864, stating that Pvt. Waters
would recover better at home. Pvt. Waters died at home in Statesboro, Ga. on
30 March 1865, and is buried at the Macedonia Baptist Church.

Waters, Michael ---- private June 10, 1861 . Left camp, sick, June
16, 1862 . Supposed to have died.

Waters, Mitchell----- private June 10, 1861 . Discharged, disability,
at General Hospital September 19, 1861 .

Wise, Henry W. ---- private 1863 . Transferred to Co. F, 22d Battn.
Ga. Heavy Artillery April 15, 1864 . Absent, sick, October 31, 1864 .
No later record.

Wise, John B. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Appointed 1st Sergeant.
Wounded at Knoxville, Tenn. November 20, 1863 . Died from wounds
November 25, 1863 .

Woodcock, Rowan ---- private August 15, 1861 . Left camp, sick, October
5, 1861 . No later record.

Woodrum, John-private December 13, 1862 . Captured at Bull's Gap,
Tenn. March 16, 1864 . Died of pneumonia at Camp Chase, O. November
18, 1864 . Grave #483, Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery.

Woods, General W. ---- private June 10, 1861 . Surrendered, Ap-
pomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Woods, Luke P.------- private December 13, 1862 . Surrendered, Appo-
mattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Woods, Mitchell ---- private June 10, 1861 . Died at Richmond, Va.
October 12, or 16, 1861 .

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