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Mabry, Thomas W., enl. June 10, 1861 in Co. K, 3rd Regt. GA Vol. Inf.; pvt.; enl. in the Troup Artillery March 18, 1863; pvt.; transf. Aug. 18, 1863 to Co. D, Cobb’s Legion Inf. Bttn.; captured near Front Royal Aug. 16, 1864 and sent to Old Capitol Prison, Washington, DC; transf. to Elmira Prison Aug. 28, 1864; paroled at Elmira, NY for exchange March 2, 1865, and sent to James River; at Camp Lee in Richmond March 9, 1865; received March 13, 1865 at Wayside or Gen. Hosp. #9, Richmond, VA. (34; 63; 174)

McCarty, George, b. c. 1818; native of SC; from Augusta, GA; O. Fox of the Troup Artillery lived in his home in Augusta in 1850; enl. May 12, 1862; pvt.; being a fine mechanic, was detailed the next winter to work on gunboats and was never with the company again; buried Aug. 25, 1874 in Magnolia Cem., Augusta, GA. (97; 115; 133; 168)

McClain, Miles, b. June 27, 1832; enl. May 19, 1862; pvt.; adm. to Chimborazo Hosp. #5 Sept. 25, 1862; d. Oct. 10, 1862 of chronic dysentery at Chimborazo Hosp. #5, Richmond, VA. His wife, Julia Ann, from Clayton, Rabun Co., GA signed for his back pay. (14; 262)

McConnell, John Jefferson "Jeff", b. Oct. 7, 1840 in Macon Co., NC; enl. April 24, 1861; pvt.; adm. to Chimborazo Hosp. #1 April 24, 1862; ret. to duty April 28, 1862; appt’d. Sgt. Nov. 15, 1862; severe shell wound to the leg July 3, 1863 at Gettysburg and sent home on disability furl.; retired April 10, 1864, unable to serve due to the wound; m. Julia Ann __ Dec. 15, 1864 in Fulton Co., GA; farmer; lived at Cornelia Jct., Habersham Co., GA in 1890; adm. to the Old Soldiers’ Home of GA in Atlanta in 1901; disch. at his request after three months; readm. again in Sept. 1911; d. at the hospital Dec. 26, 1911; buried in West View Cem., Fulton Co., GA. (see Wm. P. Guest) (10; 14; 16; 34; 35; 109)

McDonald, David Aldrin, b. Feb 8, 1815; enl. April 24, 1861; pvt.; adm. to Chimborazo Hosp #3 April 17, 1862 with dysentery; disch. April 29, 1862 for being over age; d. June 28, 1862 at Chimborazo Hosp. #3, Richmond, VA of erysipelas; buried in gravesite BQ 58, Oakwood Cem., Richmond, VA. (14; 95; 172; 295)

Maddox, J. D., b. July 8, 1832 in Henry Co., GA; cousin to J.G. Maddox; enl. Jan. 1, 1863; pvt.; m. S.J. McLean May 22, 1866; lived in Madison Co., GA in 1890; d. Oct. 6, 1904. (16; 34; 70) (Check 6th Fla. Also check to see if buried in same cemetery as Joseph G. Maddox & ck Madison Co. cemeteries)

Maddox, Joseph Green, b. Oct. 10, 1840 in Jackson Co., GA; cousin to J.D. Maddox; enl. Sept. 5, 1861 in Co. D, Cobb’s Legion Inf. Bttn.; pvt.; last shown present in Dec. 1861; enl. in the Troup Artillery June 1, 1863; pvt.; served bal. of war; m. Henrietta Catherine Carter Dec. 28, 1865; d. Feb. 28, 1929; buried in Pleasant Grove Cem., 6 miles from Rochelle, Wilcox Co., GA. (14; 63; 149; 164) Check Cemetery to verify if buried here & date of death

Malcom, George Washington, b. Sept. 17, 1837; bro. to J.R. Malcom; m. Catherine Elizabeth Butler Dec. 6, 1860 in Clarke Co.; enl. Dec. 8, 1863; pvt.; served bal. of war; lived in Oconee Co. in 1890; lived at Bogart, GA in 1898; d. May 21, 1918; buried in the Malcom Cem., Friendship Ch., Malcom Bridge Rd., Oconee Co., GA. (14; 16; 20; 34; 56; 66; 130)

Malcom, James R., b. Feb. 28,1842 in Walton Co., GA; bro. to G.W. Malcom; enl. Dec. 8, 1863; pvt.; served bal. of war; m. Sarah J. Whitehead Sept. 28, 1865 in Clarke Co.; farmer in Oconee Co.; d. in 1924; buried in Malcom Cem., Friendship Ch., Malcom Bridge Rd., Oconee Co., GA. (14; 20; 34; 56; 66; 130)

Martin, Howard L., no enl. date; pvt.; by S.O. No. 186, A. & I.G. Off. dated Aug. 11, 1862 disch. from service. (14; 202) (Check LA Inf. Crescent Regt. & 26th Va. Inf., Co. I & ck Clarke & Oconee Co. marriages for date)

Mathews, [Mathis] Daniel J., uncle of J. Bostick; enl. July 7, 1862; pvt.; appt’d. artificer; furl. Feb. 1864; served bal. of war; lived at Bascobel (now Center), Jackson Co., GA in 1890-92. (14; 16; 34; 246)

Mauldin, James M., b. Oct. 1, 1830; enl. May 12, 1862; pvt.; appt’d. artificer; furl. Feb. 1864; m. Ora A. ___; d. April 17, 1900; buried in the Woodbine Cem., Jefferson, Jackson Co., GA. (14; 16; 34; 246; 260)

Mauldin, William H., b. Feb. 11, 1828 in SC; m. Tolula Elizabeth Biffle Dec. 18, 1856 in DeKalb Co., GA; enl. Dec. 11, 1862; pvt.; served bal. of war; farmer; lived in Lithonia, GA in 1890; drew a pension in DeKalb Co. in 1902; d. Jan. 23, 1904 in DeKalb Co.; buried in Macedonia Baptist Ch. Cem. at the junction of Rock Springs Rd. and Stone Mountain-Panola Rd., DeKalb Co. (2; 14; 16; 34; 155; 190)

Maxey, Edward M., b. c. 1833 in Oglethorpe Co., GA; cousin to H. Maxey; lived in Clarke Co.; enl. April 24, 1861; pvt.; left company sick Aug. 18, 1861; sick at Warm Springs Oct. 1861; rec’d. disability disch. Nov. 13, 1861 at Warm Springs, VA with chronic rheumatism. (14; 56; 275; 283)

Maxey, Henry, b. in 1838 in Clarke Co., GA; cousin to E. M. Maxey; farmer in Clarke Co.; m. Ann S. Biggs April 11, 1858 in Clarke Co.; enl. May 12, 1862 in the Troup Artillery; pvt.; transf. July 18, 1862 to Co. C, 44th Regt. GA Vol. Inf.; pvt.; fatally wounded at Chancellorsville, VA May 3, 1863; d. May 5, 1863; probably buried at Chancellorsville. (8; 10; 14; 34; 66; 69; 283)

Mealor, William Paschal, b. in 1842 in GA; lived at Lexington, Oglethorpe Co., GA; apprentice at a foundry; enl. April 24, 1861; pvt.; driver; lost right leg April 16, 1862 at Dam No. 1 near Yorktown, VA; by S.O. No. 118, May 23, 1862, received a disability disch. May 1, 1863; ret. to Virginia to visit his former comrades and ret. home July 1, 1863; joined Capt. Henry A. Gartrell’s Co. of Forrest’s Cav. Oct. 9, 1863 in Rome, GA as escort to Gen. Abraham Buford; ent. Way Hosp., Meridian, MS with a wound; furl. Feb. 5, 1865; captured and then paroled May 15, 1865 by Maj. P.D. Vernon, 2nd NJ Cav; applied for and received an artificial limb at his home in Lexington, Oglethorpe Co., GA Jan. 10, 1875; m. Mary Hannah Hazelette in Selma, Dallas Co., AL; applied for disability relief due to the loss of his leg Aug. 26, 1889 in Jefferson Co., Al; moved back to GA Sept. 20, 1889 and lived on a farm on Flat Shoals Rd., Atlanta, GA; d. Jan. 22, 1913; buried in Live Oak Cem., Selma, AL. (2; 14; 15; 20; 26 [18/626]; 56; 82; 109; 184; 202; 221; 263)

Mitchell, William A., b. June 1846; from Jackson Co; farmer; enl. Feb. 1, 1864; pvt.; captured at Amelia CH, VA April 3, 1865; arr. April 13, 1865 at City Point, VA to be paroled; d. May 17, 1865 of rubeola and debility; buried in the Confederate Cem., Point Lookout, MD. (14; 34; 213; 261)

Montgomery, Johnathan, b. March 29, 1822 in Morgan Co., GA; bro. to T. Montgomery; 1st m. Sarah E. Hendon Jan. 26, 1848 in Clarke Co., GA; enl. Aug. 1, 1863; pvt.; adm. to Jackson Hosp. Sept. 29, 1863 with diarrhea; received medical furl. Oct. 14, 1863 for 30 days; served bal. of war; 2nd m. Margaret E. Simonton in SC; farmer; lived in Oconee Co., GA in 1890; last received a pension in Oconee Co. in 1905. (14; 16; 34; 66; 130; 223)

Montgomery, Thomas, b. 1825 in Morgan Co., GA; bro. to J. Montgomery; Sept. 18, 1848 m. Elizabeth Sansom Dicken, sister of Henry C. Dicken Sept. 19, 1848 in Clarke Co.; clerk at an inn & tavern owned by Richard Richardson in Watkinsville; enl. Nov. 11, 1862; pvt.; served bal. of war; paroled at Newton, N. C. by the 10th Mich. Cav. about April 19, 1865; farmer in Watkinsville; lived in LA in 1873; lived in Columbia Co., AR in 1874-75; d. Oct. 10, 1875; buried at New Ramah Cem., Claiborne Parish, LA. (14; 16; 34; 66; 223) His wife filed for a widow’s pension in Arkansas and has this date of death.

Moon, Isaac S., b. Aug. 9, 1835 in GA; clerk; enl. April 24, 1861; pvt.; teamster Dec. 1861; furl. March 12-28, 1863; slight wound to his foot July 3, 1863 at Gettysburg, PA; adm. to Jackson Hosp. in Richmond June 15, 1864 with dysentery; reported as deserted from hosp. June 18, 1864 but rejoined company; drew clothing Dec. 31, 1864; d. Nov. 14, 1877 in Athens; buried in Oconee Hill Cem., Athens, GA. (14; 31; 34; 56) Verify birth date - CSR of 2nd GVI shows born c. 1839

Moon, John F., b. June 13, 1834 in Jackson Co., GA; m. Susan A. Faulkner Aug. 15, 1861 in Clarke Co., GA; enl. Sept. 5, 1861 in Co. D, Cobb’s Legion Inf. Bttn.; pvt.; transf. to the Troup Artillery May 18, 1863; pvt.; adm. to Jackson Hosp. Aug. 20, 1864; received medical furl. Aug. 26, 1864 for 30 days; served entire war; carpenter and mechanic; d. Nov. 22, 1912 in Haralson Co., GA; buried in the Waco Baptist Ch. Cem., Atlantic Ave., Waco, Haralson Co., GA. (14; 34; 66; 123; 124)

Moon, Joseph A., b. c. 1843; from Jackson Co.; bro. to R.A. Moon; enl. April 24, 1861; pvt.; adm. to Chimborazo Hosp. #4 Nov. 23, 1862 with debility; ret. to duty Dec. 14, 1862; d. Feb. 5, 1863 of typhoid pneumonia in Camp Helen, Caroline Co., VA. (14; 34)

Moon, Robert A., b. c. 1838 in GA; bro. to J.A. Moon; overseer; enl. May 12, 1862; pvt.; detailed as teamster in Cabell’s Arty. Bttn. Feb. 1864; adm. to Jackson Hosp. with neuralgia June 13, 1864; ret. to duty June 21, 1864; teamster Dec. 1864; on duty with Q.M. & Ord. Dept. of the Arty. Ord. Train, 1st Corps when captured and paroled at Appomattox CH, VA April 9, 1865; d. prior to 1890. (14; 16; 34; 56; 157) (see 168/46, two Robert Moons died in Jackson Co. sale of their property 1st d. 11/30/1874, 2nd d. 6/12/1875.)

Moore, George M., b. Nov. 20, 1814 in Ireland; machinist; repaired gins and engines; enl. May 12, 1862; pvt.; struck by shell fragment to his head July 1, 1862 at the Battle of Malvern Hill; detailed Aug. 1, 1862 to work in the C.S.A. Navy Shop in Richmond; still in this position Feb. 1864; drew clothing Dec. 8, 1864; received his last pension in Newton Co., GA Jan. 1900 while living with his children; d. February 7, 1900; buried in Oconee Hill Cem., Athens. (14; 16; 34; 185; 266)

Moore, George W., b. March 13, 1844 in Clarke Co.; bro.-in-law to J.R. Crane; enl. Feb. 1, 1862; pvt.; detailed as hospital steward Aug. 1, 1863.; detailed as hospital steward in Cabell’s Arty. Bttn. Feb. 1864; served bal. of war; m. Millie Freeman Jan. 26, 1875 in Jackson Co., GA; received a pension in Jackson Co. in 1907; d. June 25, 1930 in Washington Co., GA; buried at Crooked Creek Baptist Ch. Cem., Jackson Co., GA. (10; 14; 34; 121; 145; 260)

Moore, Richard, b. c. 1831; enl. Aug. 1, 1861 in Co. C, Cobb’s Legion, Cav. Bttn.; pvt.; transf. to the Troup Artillery Jan. 15, 1863; pvt.; wounded in the foot May 3, 1863 at Fredericksburg, VA; d. July 3, 1863 of dysenteria acutas in Howard Grove Hosp., Richmond, VA; buried in gravesite D38 9 of Oakwood Cem., Richmond, VA. (34; 63; 95)

Moore, Robert, b. c. 1826 in GA; town Marshall in Athens; clerk; enl. April 24, 1861; pvt.; sick at Warm Springs Oct. 1, 1861; sick furl. Dec. 21, 1861; to be discharged April 29, 1862 due to over age, but was ill & adm. to Chimborazo Hosp. #3 May 4, 1862 with rheumatism; transf. to Lynchburg June 1, 1862; disch. July 18, 1862. (14; 133)

Morton, Clinton Parks, b. March 1839 in Clarke Co.; m. Martha Anna Crane, sister of the three Crane brothers Dec. 15, 1859; enl. Jan. 15, 1862; pvt.; present July 1862; furnished a substitute (possibly James C. Ayers); enl. Aug. 4, 1863, in Capt. Turner’s Co. F, 3rd Regt. GA State Gds. Cav. for six months; pvt.; enl. Aug. 23, 1864 in Capt. Lumpkin’s Co. GA Arty.; pvt.; paroled at Greensboro, NC April 17, 1865; farmer in Floyd Co., GA; d. March 29, 1908 in Floyd Co.; buried at Sardis Presbyterian Ch. Cem., Floyd Co., GA. (34; 38; 55; 64; 120; 170)

Motes, Columbus Washington, b. April 15, 1837 in Perry Co., AL; photographer; enl. April 24, 1861; appt’d. 1st Sgt.; recruiting officer for company; elected 1st Lt. April 29, 1862; wounded in left hip and right shoulder Sept. 17, 1862 at Sharpsburg; adm. to Gen. Hosp. #12 Sept. 28, 1862; received medical furl. Oct. 3-Dec. 1, 1862; wounded above the heart July 3, 1863 at Gettysburg; on leave of absence to Athens Jan. 1864 and extended twenty days for personal business in Uniontown, AL; served entire war; arrived home in Athens April 25, 1865; captured and paroled at Selma, AL June 26, 1865; m. Emily F. White June 14, 1866 in Athens; moved to Atlanta in 1871; partner in Smith & Motes & Motes & Moore photographic studios in Atlanta and won a number of photographic awards; d. April 8, 1919 in Atlanta, GA; buried in Oakland Cem., Atlanta, GA. (14; 26 [34/461]; 66; 87)

Mullins, Howard Lucas, b. Dec. 25, 1837; enl. April 24, 1861; pvt.; served entire war; lived in Clarke Co., GA in 1890 and 1906; m. Ellen Louise Hale; d. Feb. 27, 1915; buried in the Hale-Couch Cem., Martha Circle, Clarke Co., GA. (14; 16; 34; 172; 228; 233; 244;)

Murphy, John J., from Augusta; enl. July 17, 1861; pvt.; mortally wounded in camp April 14, 1862 at Dam No. 1 on the peninsula of VA; d. April 16, 1862 in Williamsburg, VA. (14)

Murray, Franklin "Frank" E., b. c. 1846 in Clarke Co.; bro. to J.F., J.H. and T.A. Murray; enl. Feb. 3, 1864; pvt.; paroled at Newton, N. C. by the 10th Mich. Cav. about April 19, 1865; farmer; lived in TX in 1890. (14; 16; 34; 56; 261)

Murray, John F., b. c. 1834 in GA; from Winterville, GA; bro. to F.E., J.H. and T.A. Murray; enl. April 24, 1861; pvt.; sick at Randford, VA Sept. 27, 1861; furl. Feb. 1864; deserted Sept. 7, 1864 and captured at Bermuda Hundred Sept. 12, 1864; took oath of allegiance to the U.S.; sent to Washington, DC Sept. 15, 1864, then Cincinnati, OH; (See Thomas H. Shaw) lived in TX in 1890. (14; 16; 34; 56; 252) 2nd Ga CSR shows born c. 1831 - verify

Murray, Joseph Hunter, b. Oct. 31, 1844 in GA; bro. to F.E., J.F. and T.A. Murray; enl. in Co. C, 44th Regt. GA Vol. Inf. in 1862; pvt.; transf. July 17, 1862 to the Troup Artillery; pvt.; paroled at Newton, N. C. by the 10th Mich. Cav. about April 19, 1865; m. Portia Reynolds; lived in Cobb Co., GA in 1890; county tax collector for at least ten years beginning in 1896; d. Nov. 18, 1914 in Marietta, GA; buried in Citizens Cem., Marietta, GA. (10; 12; 14; 16; 34; 37; 56; 154; 180)

Murray, Thomas Andrew, b. Feb. 28, 1838 in Watkinsville, GA; bro. to F.E., J.F. and J.H. Murray; grad. of the Univ. of GA in 1860; enl. April 22, 1861 in Co. A, 6th Regt. GA Vol. Inf.; pvt.; transf. to the Troup Artillery March 1, 1862; pvt.; slightly wounded April 16, 1862 at Dam No. 1; elected Jr. 1st Lt. at reorganization April 29, 1862; furl. Oct. 31-Nov. 30, 1863; wounded (lost a toe on right foot from gunshot) at Spotsylvania CH, VA May 9, 1864; in Jackson Hosp., Richmond, VA May 21-26, 1864; by S.O. No. 127, June 1, 1864, granted 60-day leave of absence due to disability; surrendered at Appomattox CH April 9, 1865; m. Julia Stovall Dec. 19, 1865; instructor in various public schools throughout the state for fifty years; lived in Atlanta about thirty years; d. Nov. 10, 1927; buried in Oakland Cem., Atlanta. (10; 14; 26 [28/239]; 56; 66; 133; 169; 202; 252)

 

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