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Company "K", 62nd Georgia Regiment
Macon County

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Bason Cemetery, Stevens Street, Warner Robins, GA
8th GA Cavalry - Company G
62nd GA Infantry/Calvary - Company G

EDITORS NOTE: Many men tranferred from Company C 6th GA Inf to the 62nd GA Inf, Company G (Houston County) which became the 62nd GA Cav Co. G, and later was reorganized into the 8th Georgia Cavalry, Company G.

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This company became Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864 by consolidation.

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Ansley, J. A. -- Private - May 16, 1862. No record of transfer. Enlisted as a private in Company E, 53rd Regiment Georgia Infantry, June 16, 1862. (Born in 1841. Died January 10, 1863.)

Atkison, J. -- Private - January 15, 1864. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was sent to Petersburg, Virginia, hospital August 15, 1864.

Baldwin, Charles Fox -- Enlisted as a private in Company B, 2nd Battalion Georgia Infantry, June 1, 1861. Transferred to Company K, 62nd Regiment Georgia Infantry, December 28, 1863; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Furloughed for 24 days December 12, 1864.

Baldwin, E. B. (or H. B.) -- Private - November 1, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, reports he was on duty in Brigade Commissary Department. Pension records show he surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina, April 26, 1865. (Born in Georgia.)

Barfield, Richard Leo -- 3rd Sergeant - May 16, 1862. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant July 22, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Acting Quartermaster from July 25, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show that he surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina, April 26, 1865.

Barrow, M. (or Barron) -- Private - May 16, 1862. Absent without leave June 10, 1862. (Born in 1837.)

Barry, Thomas -- Private - April 13, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Killed at Burgess Mill, Virginia, October 27, 1864.

Barry, W. H. -- Private - May 15, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was furloughed for 24 days from November 12, 1864. Pension records show he surrendered at Oglethorpe, Georgia, April 1865. (Born in Alabama, March 16, 1845. Died in Dooly County, Georgia, December 2, 1918.)

Bellote, John M. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Killed at Burgess Mill, Virginia, October 27, 1864. (Born in 1842.)

Beverly, John Purnell -- 1st Sergeant - May 16, 1862. Elected 2nd Lieutenant July 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry as 1st Sergeant July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. (Born in 1831.)

Bodiford, Moses C. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company H. September 20, 1862; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. (Born in 1823.)

Brooks, Samuel M. -- Enlisted as a private in Company A, 11th Battalion Georgia, Light Artillery September 10, 1861. On duty at Chimborazo Hospital, Richmond, Virginia, April 1863. Transferred to Company K, 62nd Regiment Georgia Infantryin 1864; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, August 30, 1864.

Brown, A. R. -- Private - May 16, 1862. On detached duty November 25-December 1864. Paroled at Montezuma, Georgia, April 15, 1865. (Born in Georgia, July 3, 1844. Died while attending Confederate Reunion at Tampa, Florida, April 19, 1927. Buried in Dooly County, Georgia,)

Brown, C. R. -- Private - May 16, 1862 Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. Paroled May 1, 1865. (Born in Houston County, Georgia, April 11, 1834.)

Brown, George W. -- Enlisted as a private in Company C, 12th Regiment Georgia, Infantry, June 15, 1861. Wounded at McDowell, Virginia, May 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company K, 62nd Regiment Georgia Infantry, May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company H, July 1, 1864; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864.

Brown, James D. (or James T.) -- Private - July 1, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Montezuma, Georgia, April 18, 1865. (Born in Georgia, Died in Dooly County, Georgia, October 28, 1916.)

Brown, John I. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was at home on detail to procure remount close of war. (Born in Houston County, Georgia, June 3, 1834.)

Brown, Loam, Sr. -- Private - July 20, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant April 23, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Paroled April 15, 1865.

Bullock, D. M. -- Private - May 16, 1962. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864.

Bullock, Robert -- Private - February 1, 1864. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Captured in 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was, "In hands of enemy."

Causey, Lemon I. -- Enlisted as a private in Company D,1st Battalion Georgia, State Troops October 24, 1861. Roll dated April 16, 1862, last on file, shows him present. Mustered out at Camp Lee near Savannah, Georgia, May 3, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company K, 62nd Regiment Georgia, Infantry, September 1, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. Pension records show he surrendered at Petersburg, Virginia, April 1865. (Born in Macon County, Georgia, July 17, 1845.)

Clarke, J. D. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. (Born in 1837.)

Cobb, D. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Sent to Wilson, North Carolina, hospital October 20, 1864. Furloughed for 60 days November 9, 1864.

Cole, W. H. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was assigned to light duty in Weldon, North Carolina hospital.

Collier, J. T. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Not on subsequent rolls.

Collins, D. C. -- 3rd Corporal - May 16, 1862. Appears last on roll for October 1862. (Born in 1833.)

Croft, George W. (or Craft) -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company C, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Appointed 3rd Sergeant July 1864. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Croft, J. P. (or Craft) -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company C. Killed June 23, 1864.

Croker, E. C. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Crumpler, Pleasant H. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Substitute for John G. Haugabook. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Richmond, Virginia, April 1865. (Born in Dooly County, Georgia, December 20, 1848.) Darsey,See Dorsey

Davis, John R. -- 4th Sergeant - May 16, 1862. Appears last on roll for October 1862.

Dickson, J. J. (or Dixon) -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Dinkins, John M. -- Private - January 18, 1864. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Donahoe, John -- See private, Company H.

Dooling, A. J. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company H, September 20, 1862; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Died of dyspepsia February 24, 1865. (Born in 1844.)

Dorsey, John F. (or Darsey) -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company H, as 3rd Sergeant, August 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant June 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount October 4, 1864. Paroled at Tallahassee, Florida, May 12, 1865. (Born in 1840.)

Dowdy, T. L. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Not on subsequent rolls.

Drake, D. C. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Raleigh, North Carolina, April 1865. (Born in Dooly County, Georgia, February 7, 1834.)

Dunn, John -- Private - May 10, 1863. Appears last on roll for August 1863.

Ellis, W. L. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company H in exchange for William D. Milledge, September 20, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him furloughed for 30 days November 26, 1864. Pension records show he surrendered at Montezuma, Georgia, April 15, 1865. (Born in Georgia, August 7, 1847.)

Epting, P. B. -- 2nd Sergeant - May 16, 1862. Elected 2nd Lieutenant May 16, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, as 2nd Lieutenant July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Epting, William C. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant in 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, as Sergeant July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. Pension records show he surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina, April 26, 1865.

Fletcher, A. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Not on subsequent rolls.

Fokes, F. H. (or Folkes) -- Private - May 16, 1862. Appointed 2nd Sergeant in 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. (Born in Georgia in 1841.)

Fokes, J. J. (or Folkes) -- Enlisted as a private in Company C, 55th Regiment Georgia Infantry, May 3, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 62nd Regiment Georgia Infantry, May 16, 1862. Roll for October 1862, shows he was, "On detached service September 25 to bring on horses November 1, by order of Colonel Griffin."

Fokes, Joel E. (or Folkes) -- Private - May 16, 1862 Appears last on roll for October 31, 1862, with remark: "On detached service September 25 to bring on horses November 1, by order Colonel Griffin." (Born in Georgia, November 30, 1836.)

Forehand, Soloman -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K. 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last' on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864.

Gilbert, E. A. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. (Born in Georgia in 1841.)

Godwin, Elias -- Private - May 16, 1862 Appointed bugler December 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was on duty in Assistant Quartermaster Department Surrendered at Oglethorpe, Georgia, April 15, 1865. (Born in Dooly County, Georgia, August 31, 1837. Died there November 27, 1894.)

Goolsby, J. A. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Name not on subsequent rolls.

Goolsby, S. D. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Name not on subsequent rolls.

Griffin, H. A. -- Enlisted as a private in Company ?, 1st Independent Battalion Georgia State Troops May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Richmond, Virginia, April 1865. (Born in Monroe County, Georgia, August 31, 1837. Died in Dooly County, Georgia, February 16, 1918.)

Gunter, E. -- Private - May 16, 1862. (Not on original rolls.)

Gunter, Gilbert -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company H, August 1, 1862; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for Dec 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. (Born in Georgia, in 1830.)

Ham, James K. Polk -- Private - August 26, 1862. Appointed 4th Corporal in 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864.

Hamil, Robert Etheridge (or Hamill) -- Private - May 16, 1862. Appointed 3rd Sergeant in 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Paroled at Albany, Georgia, May 10, 1865. (Born October 13, 1849. Died June 10, 1918. Buried in Green Cemetery in Pike County, Georgia,)

Hamil, S. -- Private - May 16, 1862. (Not on original rolls.)

Hardie, Thomas (or Hardee or Hardy) -- Private - September 1, 1862. Substitute for Thomas W. Sutton. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was on duty in Brigade Commissary Department

Harp, F. M. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was paroled at Montezuma, Georgia, April 15, 1865. (Born in Georgia, June 1840. Died in Dooly County, Georgia, November 15, 1912.)

Harp, William -- Private - May 16, 1862. Accidentally killed on picket duty July 3, 1864.

Harvard, William J. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant of Company H, August 1, 1862. Resigned June 23, 1863. (Born in 1837.)

Haugabook, John G. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Discharged, furnished Pleasant H. Crumpler as substitute, May 16, 1862.

Hewitt, B. F. -- Private - March 15, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Hewitt, Lawson W. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was on extra duty at Brigade Headquarters.

Hightower, Eason Greene -- Private - May 16, 1862. Died in hospital near Franklin, Virginia, August 8, 1863. Buried there. (Born in Georgia in 1834.)

Hilton, E. G. (or Hinton) -- Private - May 16, 1862. (Not on original rolls.)

Hinton, Alpheus -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company I, elected Lieutenant. Resigned, disability, June 23, 1863. Appointed Sergeant of Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, in 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Hooks, Thomas J. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Montezuma, Georgia, May 1865. (Born in Dooly County, Georgia, January 21, 1841.)

Horne, A. F. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Absent without leave June 10-July 8, 1862. No later record.

Howard, A. J. -- Private - May 16, 1862. (Not on original rolls.)

Howard, James M. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered near Petersburg, Virginia, April 1865. (Born in Dooly County, Georgia, October 6, 1844.)

Hutchins, G. W. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Discharged, disabled by chronic rheumatism, July 8, 1863. (Born in Georgia in 1831.)

Johnson, M. B. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Appointed Assistant Surgeon 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, October 24, 1864. On duty in Confederate Military Prison Hospital at Columbia, South Carolina, February 6, 1865.

Kent, J. L. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company H, July 1, 1864; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him on extra duty as regimental saddler. (Born in Georgia in 1827.)

Kersey, Wright W. -- Enlisted as a private in Company A, 11th Battalion Georgia, Light Artillery July 6, 1861. Transferred to Company K, 62nd Regiment Georgia Infantry in 1864; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, November 30, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Paroled at Albany, Georgia, May 23, 1865.

Knaves, J. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Wounded by accidental discharge of gun October 10, 1862. Discharged, disabled by wounds, July 20, 1863. (Born in Houston County, Georgia in 1835.)

Leary, Marshall H. (or Lary) -- Jr. 2nd Lieutenant - May 16, 1862. Resigned July 22, 1863. (Born in Georgia in 1840.)

Lewis, R. B. -- Private - October 8, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Paroled at Albany, Georgia, May 22, 1865.

Lupo, William -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. (Born in Georgia in 1829.)

Manning, W. M. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Absent without leave June 10, 1862. Not on subsequent rolls. (Born in Georgia in 1833.)

McDowell, George W. -- 5th Sergeant - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. (Born in Georgia in 1827.)

McKennan, S. (or McKenna) -- Private - May 16, 1862. Not on subsequent rolls.

McKenzie, A. S. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Appointed Sergeant in 1862. Discharged, furnished R. C. Mills as substitute, June 16, 1862.

McKenzie, John H. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Discharged, disability, at Belle Island, near Richmond, Virginia, August 9, or 13, 1862.

McLemore, John W. -- Private - November 10, 1863. Transferred to Company H; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached to procure remount November 25, 1864. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865.

Milledge, William Davis -- Private - 1862. Transferred to Company H in exchange for W. L. Ellis, September 20, 1862; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864.

Mills, R. C. -- Private - June 16, 1862. Substitute for A. S. McKenzie. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Appointed Musician in 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. (Born in Georgia in 1843.)

Moate, J. W. (or Mote) -- Private - May 16, 1862. No record of transfer. Enlisted as a private, Company E, 53rd Regiment Georgia Infantry, June 10, 1862. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him present. (Born in Georgia in 1836.)

Montgomery, E. M. -- Private - February 14, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864.

Moote, -- See Moate

Mozley, J. R. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Appointed Musician August 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. (Born in Georgia in 1834.)

Murray, G. Oliver -- Private - May 16, 1862. Wounded at Drewry's Bluff, Virginia, May 10, 1864, and sent to General Hospital at Richmond, Virginia, Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Wounded in right leg and foot at Petersburg, Virginia, October 27, 1864. Remained in hospital two months, when he was furloughed home. (Born in Houston County, Georgia, May 3, 1841.)

Murray, John T, Sr. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company H in 1864; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was on detached service since July 16, 1864. Pension records show he surrendered at Raleigh, North Carolina, April 26, 1865.

Murray, L. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Not on subsequent rolls.

Muse, J. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Not on subsequent rolls.

Napier, J. M. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Discharged, disability, September 16, 1862.

Napier, W. Ploomer -- Private - May 16, 1862. Died June 2, 1863. (Born in Georgia in 1828.)

Newby, R. T. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 20, 1864. (Born in Georgia in 1830.)

Oliver, Daniel S. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. On detached service as escort to President Davis from Petersburg, Virginia to Augusta, Georgia, April 1865. Surrendered at Tallahassee, Florida, May 10, 1865. Paroled at Bainbridge, Georgia, May 20, 1865. (Born in Dooly County, Georgia in 1830 or 1839.)

Oliver, G. Murray -- See Murray, G. Oliver.

Oliver, William R. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864.

Patrick, John -- Private - January 15, 1864. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Wounded at Burgess Mill, Virginia, October 27, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864.

Pattershall, D. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Discharged, furnished Robert S. Taylor as substitute, May 16, 1862.

Peacock, D. L. F. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was on extra duty in Regimental A. Q. M. Department. Paroled near Oglethorpe, Georgia, April 15, 1865. Died in Dooly County, Georgia, December 21, 1911.

Powell, C. E. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. (Born in Georgia in 1840.)

Powell, John F. -- 2nd Corporal - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Surrendered at Montezuma, Georgia, April 15, 1865. Paroled at Albany, Georgia, May 18, 1865. (Born in Houston County, Georgia, June 18, 1840. Died at Vienna, Georgia, November 19, 1903.)

Powell, Lewis L. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. Pension records show he surrendered at Montezuma, Georgia, April 15, 1865. (Born in Dooly County, Georgia, April 29, 1836.)

Powell, R. L. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. Pension records shows he surrendered at Montezuma, Georgia, April 15, 1865.

Powell, Thomas P. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. Pension records show he was paroled at Montezuma, Georgia, April 15, 1865. (Born in Georgia, October 29, 1842. Died in Wilcox County, Georgia, February 17, 1920.)

Quinn, C. N. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Discharged July 7, 1862. (Born in Edgefield District, South Carolina in 1838.)

Ridley, N. T. -- Private - April 1, 1864. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was furloughed for 8 days December 25, 1864.

Rushin, A. P. -- 1st Corporal - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. (Born in Georgia in 1845.)

Rushin, John T. -- Private - July 1, 1863. Appointed 1st Corporal in 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Surrendered at Tallahassee, Florida, May 10, 1865. Paroled at Thomasville, Georgia, May 19, 1865.

Sangster, Robert -- Private - August 1, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Schram, Louis F. (or Shram) -- Appointed Corporal of Company B, 1st Zouave Battalion Louisiana, C. S. A, March 1861. Transferred to Company D. Elected 2nd Lieutenant. Resigned June 1, 1864 to become effective June 14, 1864. Enlisted as a private in Company K, 62nd Regiment Georgia Infantry, July 1, 1864. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Paroled at District of East Virginia April 27, 1865.

Segrest, James A. (or Segrist) -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was detached for 50 days to procure remount November 25, 1864. Paroled at Albany, Georgia, May 24, 1865.

Shram, -- See Schram.

Sikes, M. T. -- Private - October 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865. Died at Dublin, Georgia, March 5, 1919.

Singletary, John M. -- Enlisted as a private in Company D, 4th Regiment Texas Infantry, April 23, 1862. Transferred to Company A, 11th Battalion Georgia, Artillery March 4, 1863; to Company K, 62nd Regiment Georgia Infantryin 1864; to Company K. 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, November 25, 1864, but name is not borne on rolls of last command for November December 1864, last roll on file.

Slappy, A. B. (or Slappey) -- Private - January 1, 1864. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Sutton, J. W. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Discharged, disability, Greenville, North Carolina, March 29, 1863. (Born in Georgia in 1830.)

Sutton, Thomas W. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Discharged, furnished Thomas Hardie as substitute, September 1, 1862.

Taylor, John -- Private - May 16, 1862. Roll for October 31, 1862, shows he was"Absent on detached service September 25 to bring on horses November 1, by order Colonel Griffin." Pension records show he surrendered at Raleigh, North Carolina, April 26, 1865. (Born in Georgia in 1837.)

Taylor, Robert S. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Substitute for D. Pattershall. Transferred to Company H. July 1, 1864; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Raleigh, North Carolina, April 1865. (Born in Georgia, Died in Crisp County, Georgia, September 18, 1916.)

Thompson, George A. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Petersburg, Virginia, April 1865. (Born in Dooly County, Georgia, in 1834. Died in Dooly County, Georgia, March 23, 1881 or 1882.)

Towson, J. D. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Not on subsequent rolls.

Turner, Samuel Leonard -- 1st Lieutenant - May 16, 1862. Elected Captain April 23, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, as Captain July 11, 1864. Paroled at Albany, Georgia, May 15, 1865. Buried in Travelers Rest Cemetery, Macon County, Georgia,

Walters, Calvin C. -- Private - May 17, 1864. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Walters, James William -- 4th Corporal - May 16, 1862. Appointed 3rd Corporal in 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry as Corporal July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Webb, James -- Private - February 28, 1863. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry, July 11, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Westbrook, A. C. -- 2nd Lieutenant - May 16, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant April 23, 1863. Resigned June 23, 1863.

Westbrook, E. W. -- Captain - May 16, 1862. Resigned April 23, 1863.

Westbrook, W. T. -- Sergeant - May 16, 1862. Discharged August 10, 1863. (Born in Georgia in 1834.)

Whitehead, George W. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Killed at Fort McRae, Virginia, September 30, 1864. (Born in Georgia in 1844.)

Willingham, T. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Not on subsequent rolls.

62nd Georgia Regiment Info

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The 62nd Regiment Georgia Infantry, was designated the 62nd Regiment Georgia Cavalry, and was broken up July 11, 1864, or October 25, 1864 and became the 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry.

Some companies of this regiment were transferred to Cavalry and surrendered at Greensboro, North Carolina, May 26, 1865. Others were paroled at Hillsboro, North Carolina, May 1865.

8th Cavalry Regiment was organized in July, 1864, by consolidating seven companies of the 62nd Regiment and three of the 20th Battalion Georgia Partisan Rangers. It served in J. Dearing's Brigade in the Army of Northern Virginia and was active in the Petersburg siege north and south of the James River and around Appomattox. The unit cut through the Federal lines at Appomattox Court House and disbanded April 11, 1865. Company G was attached to the Department of North Carolina and Southern Virginia, saw action in the Battle of Bentonville, and surrendered with the Army of Tennessee. Its commanders were Colonel Joel R. Griffin, Lieutenant Colonel John W. Millen, and Major William G. Thomson.
SOURCE: http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/infantry/62nd_inf_regt.html

 

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