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Georgia 1st Regiment (Ramsey's)

Company "C"
"Southern Rights Guard"

 

This company was mustered into the Confederate States service by Captain J. H. Forney, Asst. Inspector General C. S. A., June 10, 1861, near Richmond, Virginia.

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Alcott, D. G. (or Alcut) -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Anderson, R. W. -- Private - August 20, 1861. Elected 1st Lieutenant December 11, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Elected Sr. 1st Lieutenant of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Elected Captain. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Barrett, J. Franklin A. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed Sergeant of Terrell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, March 18, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Barrett, James E. -- Private - September 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Appointed Guidon. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Baskin, A. P. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Appointed 5th Sergeant October 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Baskin, John O. -- Private - September 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company F, 31st Regiment, Georgia Infantry, May 5, 1862. Wounded at Fredericksburg, Virginia December 13, 1862. Appointed 3rd Corporal. Captured at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 4, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Delaware February 1865. Received at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Virginia March 10-12, 1865. No later record.

Baskin, Joseph C. -- Private - September 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 8th Regiment, Georgia State Guards Infantry August 1, 1863. Mustered out February 1864. Enlisted as a private in Company G, 8th Regiment, Georgia Militia June 1864. Surrendered May 1865. Born at Perry, Georgia March 4, 1837.

Bateman, Simon E. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Bechtholdt, Lewis (or Bechtold, Louis) -- Private - March 18, 1861. Captured at Cheat River Bridge, West Virginia July 13, 1861. Paroled at Beverly, West Virginia July 20, 1861. Discharged at Richmond, Virginia August 3, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, May 1, 1864. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Belvin, Thomas Sumter -- Private - March 18, 1861. Transferred to Company C, 6th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, February 14, 1862. Discharged September 5, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company K, 11th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, October 7, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Captured at Wilderness, Virginia May 6, 1864. Died of dropsy at Fort Delaware, Delaware May 16, 1864. (Born June 1, 1842. Buried at Marshallville, Georgia (city cemetery) (RCSG, Vol. 2, pp 153-154; CGR, Vol 3, p 248)

Bolton, Matthew Perryman -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company H, 45th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, March 1862. Appointed 5th Sergeant January 1, 1865. Elected Lieutenant in 1865. Captured at Hatcher's Run, Virginia March 25, 1865. Released at Johnson's Island, Ohio, June 17, 1865.

Bolton, Thomas M. -- Private - September 1, 1861. Discharged January 24, 1862.

Britt, Pinckney C. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Brown, D. Homer -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Terrell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, May 18, 1862. Transferred to Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, September 1, 1862. Transferred to Company G, in 1863. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Butler, Joseph C. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company K, 11th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, March 18, 1862. Severely wounded at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 1, 1864.

Choate, Charles T. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Clark, James D. -- Private - November 10, 1861. Discharged January 26, 1862. Enlisted in Cavalry.

Clark, John W. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

CLIETT, Alcephron C. -- Private - March 18, 1861. ”Left company on surgeon's certificate of disability and not accounted for. Absent without leave,” March 18, 1862. Enlisted in Georgia State Troops.  A.C. Cliett is also listed in Co. G, 8th GA Cav, but NOT on its predecessor unit, Co. G, 62nd GA Cav.  (In the 1860 census, Alfred [39] and Mary [29]Cliett had living with them: ALCIPHRON, 21; Octavia, 20; Oscar, 18; John,15; Ella, 14; Mary, 12; Nancy, 9; E Tallulah, 5; Noble, 3.) ( Alciphron is the elder brother of Oscar A. Cliett, Co. A 55th GA, and John H.M. Cliett, Co. G, 64th GA. )

Collier, Edwin S. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Transferred to Company E, June 24, 1861. Deserted October 3, 1861.

Collier, Joseph T. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Appointed Ordnance Sergeant. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 2nd Corporal of Company A, 19th Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, July 24, 1862. Transferred to Company F, 10th Regiment Confederate Cavalry January 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina May 3, 1865.

Collier, Lawson F. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company C, 19th Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, July 24, 1862. Transferred to Company H, 10th Regiment Confederate Cavalry January 1863. Elected 2nd Lieutenant November 9, 1863. Paroled at Hillsboro North Carolina May 3, 1865.

Cooper, W. D. H. -- Private - August 20, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Massenburg's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, (Jackson Artillery), May 17, 1862. Appointed Corporal. On detached duty May 1-October 31, 1864.

Cox, William R. -- Private - September 1, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Cross, Hardy -- Private - September 10, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Culler, D. H. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company D, 12th (Robinson's), Regiment, Georgia State Guards, Cavalry August 4, 1863. No later record.

Culler, Philip Benjamin Derrill Hart -- Private - March 18, 1861. Appointed Assistant Surgeon April 5, 1861; Surgeon June 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Davis, Henry B. -- 5th Corporal March 18, 1861. Discharged August 24, 1861.

Davis, John Gamble -- Private - June 20, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company H, 45th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, April 22, 1862. Appointed Sergeant Major April 1862. On furlough September 28, 1862 -January 3, 1863. No later record.

Davis, William Richardson -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company B, 11th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, September 1, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 8th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, January 5, 1865. No later record.

Dennard, Charles W. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Died in Houston County, Georgia August 24, 1861. Buried at Perry, Georgia.

Doolittle, George R. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Drake, John S. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Elected Captain, command not given.

Duncan, Clinton C. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Appointed 2nd Sergeant December 13, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Duncan, Edward E. -- Private - May 14, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Wounded and captured at Perryville, Kentucky October 8, 1862. Exchanged. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Duncan, James R., Jr. -- 5th Sergeant - March 18, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant October 18, 1861. Resigned November 1861. Elected Jr. 1st Lieutenant of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

English, Solomon -- Private - August 20, 1861. Discharged January 21, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 3rd Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, April 16, 1862. Admitted to 2nd Division, 20th Army Corps Hospital, A. of C., January 3, 1865. Sent to General Hospital January 16, 1865. Admitted to General Field Hospital, 20th Army Corps, A. of C., January 19, 1865.

Ezell, Ezekiel H. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed Major and Quartermaster C. S. A., from Georgia, to rank from October 14, 1862, and ordered to report to General Leadbetter. Relieved from duty by Special Order dated December 11, 1862, and ordered to report to the Chief Quartermaster for duty. Appears on Return of Department of Trans-Mississippi for September 1864, which shows him Chief Quartermaster for Department Headquarters On duty at Shreveport, Louisiana February 13, 1865, and paroled there June 9, 1865.  Born 6Apr-1834, died 29-Jun-1900, Buried Byron City Cemetery

Feagin, H. S. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 6th Sergeant of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. No later record.

Felder, H. R. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Felder, John Richard -- Jr. 2nd Lieutenant - March 18, 1861. Died at McDowell, Virginia August 24, 1861.

Felder, Lawrence A. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Died in Augusta County, Virginia September 11, 1861.

Felder, R. McP. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Killed at Cheat Mountain, West Virginia September 13, 1861.

Felder, W. McD. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Georgia State Troops.

Flanders, Theodore F. (or Flanderow) -- Private - March 18, 1861. Captured at Cheat River Bridge, West Virginia July 13, 1861. Paroled at Beverly, West Virginia July 20, 1861. No later record.

Fry, Albert H. -- Private - September 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Appointed 1st Corporal; Sergeant. Wounded, date and place not given. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865. (Born in Arkansas January 27, 1832.)

Fullenwider, Sydney F. -- Private - October 10, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Gilbert, Julius C. -- 2nd Lieutenant - March 18, 1861. Resigned prior to March 15, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant of Company A, 8th Regiment, Georgia State Guards Infantry July 7, 1863. Mustered out February 1864. Enlisted as a private in Company G, 8th Regiment, Georgia Militia June 1864. Appointed Surgeon. Discharged May 1865.

Giles, Andrew S. -- Private - June 1, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 2nd Sergeant of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Appointed Sergeant Major. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Giles, John M -- Private - March 18, 1861. Discharged May 27, 1861 Appointed Ensign and Brevet 2nd Lieutenant of Company A, 8th Regiment, Georgia State Guards Infantry July 7, 1863. Mustered out February 1864. Enlisted as a private in Company G, 8th Regiment, Georgia Militia June 1864. Discharged May 1865.

Graves, John A -- Private - March 18, 1861. Captured at Cheat River Bridge, West Virginia July 13, 1861. Died at Beverly, West Virginia August 3, 1861.

Gray, Simon -- Private - March 18, 1861. Died at Monterey, Virginia July 26, 1861.

Gunn, Daniel F. -- Private - June 20, 1861. Appointed Brigade Ordnance Sergeant. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 8th Regiment, Georgia State Guards Infantry July 7, 1863. Mustered out February 1864. Enlisted as a private in Company G, 8th Regiment, Georgia Militia June 1864. Discharged May 1865.

Haran, John C. -- See Horan, John C.

Hardy, Thomas Mc (or Thomas Mack) -- Private - March 18, 1861. Discharged, disability, January 26, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Hardy, William S -- Private - March 18, 1861. Discharged January 26, 1862. Enlisted in Cavalry.

Harvey, Henry H. -- Private - September 10, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Havis, Minor W. -- 2nd Sergeant - March 18, 1861. Appointed 1st Sergeant December 6, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. *Elected Sr. 1st Lieutenant of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Elected Captain October 12, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Holmes, John B. -- Private - October 20, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Wounded and captured at Perryville, Kentucky October 8, 1862. Exchanged. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Holmes, Robert M. -- Private - September 1, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Trans-Mississippi Army.

Horan, John C. (or Haran) -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Georgia State Troops.

Houser, Andrew O. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in South Carolina Artillery.

Houser, John Andrew -- Captain - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Hudson, Matthew C. -- Private - September 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Jones, William C. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Jordan, Stephen E. -- 3rd Corporal - March 18, 1861. Discharged, disability, January 11, 1862.

Kendrick, B. C. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 7th Sergeant of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Kendrick, James Dawson -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 4th Corporal of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Wounded, date and place not given. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Kendrick, Martin -- Private - March 18, 1861. Died near Staunton, Virginia August 6, 1861.

Killen, George W. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Captured at Cheat River Bridge, West Virginia July 13, 1861. Paroled at Beverly, West Virginia August 13, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Engineer Corps.

Killen, John N. -- Private - June 4, 1861. Captured at Cheat River Bridge, West Virginia July 13, 1861. Paroled at Beverly, West Virginia July 24, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Georgia Cavalry.

Killen, Samuel D. -- 1st Sergeant - March 18, 1861. Captured at Cheat River Bridge, West Virginia July 13, 1861. Paroled at Beverly West Virginia July 20, 1861.”Paroled prisoner, now in Georgia,” March 18, 1862. Elected Captain of Company A, 8th Regiment, Georgia State Guards Infantry July 7, 1863. Mustered out February 1864. Appointed Commissary Sergeant of the 64th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, February 4, 1864. Captured at Sailor's Creek, Virginia April 6, 1865. Released at Newport News, Virginia June 14, 1865.

Killen, Thomas M. -- 4th Corporal - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant of Company A, 8th Regiment, Georgia State Guards Infantry July 7, 1863. Mustered out February 1864. Appointed 1st Sergeant of Company G, 8th Regiment, Georgia Militia June 1864. Surrendered May 1865.

King, Alfred A. -- 1st Corporal - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Wounded, date and place not given. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

King, F. Marion -- 2nd Corporal - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company B, 2nd Regiment South Carolina Artillery May 2, 1862. Wounded, date and place not given. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

King, Sylvester C. -- 3rd Sergeant - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 3rd Sergeant of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Transferred to Company G, October 14, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

King, Wesley F. -- 4th Sergeant - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Reenlisted, command not given. Died in service.

Klewe, Julius (or Klive) -- Private - March 18, 1861. Transferred to Regimental Band in 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Manning, Willoughby -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Died in 1903.

McDaniel, Henry T. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Captured at Cheat River Bridge, West Virginia July 13, 1861. Paroled at Beverly, West Virginia July 20, 1861. Roll for March 18, 1862, shows him "Paroled; now in Georgia" Enlisted as a private, command not given. Died in service.

McPherson, L. W. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Discharged January 21, 1862.

Noel, William B. -- Private - August 20, 1861. Discharged January 21, 1862.

Norwood, Archibald S. -- Private - September 1, 1861. Died December 16, 1861.

Norwood, Sylvester T. -- Private - September 1, 1861. Died December 16, 1861.

Norwood, William Henry -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862; 1st Sergeant. Wounded, date and place not given. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Palmer, Joseph -- 1st Lieutenant - March 18, 1861. Appointed Adjutant December 11, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Elected Captain of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862; Major in 1863. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Patten, William C. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Paul, George -- Private - March 18, 1861. Discharged December 28, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Peddy, William B. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Powers. John H. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Discharged August 3, 1861. Elected Captain of Company E. 7th Regiment, Georgia State Troops, November 16, 1861. Mustered out May 1862.

Pugh, Joseph S. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Discharged, disability, October 30, 1861.

Rainey, Watkins Leigh -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Wounded at Seven Days Fight near Richmond, Virginia June 1862. On detail duty at Columbus, Georgia Arsenal, on account of disability from wound, June 30, 1864, to close of war.

Rainey, William H. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Reenlisted, command not given. Wounded in Virginia. Died from wounds.

Rice, James R. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Appointed 5th Sergeant December 13, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 5th Sergeant of Company A. 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Elected 2nd Lieutenant June 30, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Riley, John H. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in South Carolina Artillery.

Rutherford, E. H. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Reenlisted, command not given.

Shearin, Martin L. -- Private - March 18. 1861. Discharged December 13, 1861. Appears also as Shearan and Swearine.

Smith, Eason. Jr. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Smith, James N. -- Private - September 1, 1861. Discharged January 30, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Spencer, John C. -- Private - March 18. 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, March 18, 1862. Reenlisted in Cavalry.

Spier, John R. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Sturees, George W. -- Private - March 18. 1861. Discharged February 18, 1862. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant of Company A, 8th Regiment, Georgia State Guards Infantry July 7, 1863. Mustered out February 1864. Appointed Corporal of Massenburg's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, (Jackson Artillery), February 11, 1864. Roll dated October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Swearine, M. L -- See Shearin.

Swift, Charles T. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Discharged, disability, January 11, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Appointed Captain and Com. Sub. -October 12, 1862. Sent to General Hospital February 18, 1864. No later record.

Swift, William T., Jr. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Died near Pensacola, Florida May 29, 1861.

Taylor, Sidney Seals -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company G, 62nd Regiment, Georgia Infantry, May 31, 1862. Appointed 1st Corporal. Transferred to Company G, 8th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Paroled at Raleigh, North Carolina April 20, 1865.

Tharpe, Albert A. -- Private - September 1, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Appointed 3rd Corporal of Company A, 14th Battalion, Georgia Light Artillery, April 26, 1862. Wounded at Missionary Ridge, Tennessee November 25, 1863. Appointed Sergeant. Captured at Macon, Georgia April 20-21, 1865. Paroled in 1865.

Tharpe, James Davis -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Enlisted in Georgia State Troops.

Thompson, Marshall H. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant of Company G, 62nd Regiment, Georgia Infantry, May 31, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 8th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Elected 1st Lieutenant. Paroled April 20, 1865.

Tull, F. M. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Discharged January 26, 1862. Appointed 2nd Sergeant of Company G, 62nd Regiment, Georgia Infantry, May 31, 1862. Transferred to Company G, 8th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry, October 1864. Paroled at Headquarters2nd Military District, Department of North Carolina, Bunn's House, April 20, 1865.

Westbrook, A. C. -- Private - August 20, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862. Reenlisted, command not given.

Westcott, Albert -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.

Wimberly, Joseph W. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Georgia March 18, 1862.


1st (Ramsey's) Volunteers Infantry Regiment was formed at Macon Georgia, in April, 1861. The men were raised in the towns and cities of Newnan, Perry, Augusta, Sandersville, Atlanta, Bainbridge, Quitman, Dahlonega, and Columbus. After being stationed at Pensacola it moved to Virginia, served under R. S. Garnett and H. R. Jackson, then during Lee's Cheat Mountain Campaign was attached to General D. S. Donelson's Brigade. In December, with a force of 918 officers and men, it was sent to Winchester and later Lynchburg. The regiment was soon ordered to Macon and mustered out of service. However, many of the men joined the 12th Georgia Artillery Battalion and other Georgia commands. Colonel James N. Ramsey, Lieutenant Colonel George H. Thompson, and Major James W. Anderson were its field officers.

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