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MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY G, 18th REGIMENT GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY
ARMY NORTHERN VIRGINIA; C. S. A.
BARTOW COUNTY, GEORGIA "Lewis Volunteers"
The Men and Their Service Records

Allen, Andrew J. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Deserted in 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government at Chattanooga, Tennessee and released March 26, 1864.

Baggett, F. E. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Captured at Spotsylvania,

Baker, A. M. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Deserted August 3, 1861.

Baker, W. B. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appointed 4th Corporal. Deserted November 4, 1863.

Ballew, Thomas P. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Captured at Chattanooga, Tennessee December 4, 1863. Enlisted in U. S. Navy at Rock Island, Illinois and transferred to Naval Rendezvous at Camp Douglas, Illinois January 25, 1864.

Barnes, Andrew J. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862. Captured at Knoxville, Tennessee November 29, 1863. Released at Rock Island, Illinois June 18, 1865. (Born in Gwinnett County, Georgia in 1843.)

Barnes, James H. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appointed Fifer November 2, 1861. Injured in railroad accident. Died in Charlottesville, Virginia hospital October 16, 1862. Buried there in Confederate Cemetery.

Barnes, William -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 8, 1862.

Barnes, William H. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Captured near Knoxville, Tennessee December 3, 1863. Released at Rock Island, Illinois June 18, 1865. (Born in 1846.)

Bishop, W. P. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Deserted August 1, 1864. Released at Knoxville, Tennessee, a Confederate deserter, September 13, 1864.

Bradford, F. M. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Died in Petersburg, Virginia hospital February 27, 1862.

Brawner, H. M. -- 1st Corporal - May 1, 1861. Captured at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 1, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York June 21, 1865.

Broom, J. E. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Captured at Burkeville, Virginia April 6, 1865. Released at Newport News, Virginia June 24, 1865.

Buice, James B. -- 2nd Sergeant - May 1, 1861. Appointed 1st Sergeant May 13, 1862. Roll dated January 31, 1865, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Burt, James A. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Died in camp September 15, 1861.

Byron, William H. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appears last on roll dated October 8, 1862.

Campbell, Isaac -- Private - May 1, 1861. Discharged August 26, 1861.

Cantrell, Banister -- Private - May 1, 1861. Wounded at Garnett's Farm, Virginia June 27, 1862. Captured near Knoxville, Tennessee, December 3, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government, and enlisted in U. S. Army for frontier service, at Rock Island, Illinois October 17, 1864.

Cantrell, Silas -- Private - May 1, 1861. Discharged, disability, at Richmond, Virginia November 1, 1861.

Carney, John -- Private - June 24, 1861. Appointed 2nd Corporal. Received $50. bounty at Richmond, Virginia February 2, 1863. No later record.

Carver, Lorenzo O. -- Private - Enlisted as a private in Company E, 23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry September 16, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 18th Regiment Georgia Infantry December 1, 1861. Captured near Knoxville, Tennessee, December 3, 1863. Forwarded to New Orleans, Louisana. and exchanged May 23, 1865.

Colbert, W. C. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appointed courier for General Wofford. Discharged July 1864.

Cox, George W. -- Private - June 20, 1861. Transferred to Company E, 23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry November 18, 1861. Captured at Williamsburg, Virginia May 5, 1862. Died in White House Hospital near Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862.

Cox, James M. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Discharged November 13, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Company E,23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry September 20, 1862. Captured at Smithfield, Virginia March 19, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland June 26, 1865.

Dalton, Claiborne -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for August 1862.

Davis, D. A. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Captured near Knoxville, Tennessee December 25, 1863. Died of chronic diarrhoea in U. S. Military Prison Hospital at Knoxville, Tennessee February 20, 1864.

Davis, J. E. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Captured at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 1, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York June 21, 1865.

Davis, J. J. M. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Captured at Cedar Creek, Virginia October 19, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland June 26, 1865.

Davis, Nathaniel Orange -- Private - November 26, 1861. Deserted September 30, 1863. Enlisted in Company H, 5th Battalion Florida Cavalry and appointed 4th Corporal. (Name not borne on rolls of this organization.) Surrendered, Waldo, East Florida, May 20, 1865. (Born in Clarkesville, Georgia July 12, 1830. Died at Palatka, Florida November 19, 1914.)

Dixon, S. W. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Wounded in eye, resulting in loss of sight, at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 27, 1862. Discharged, disability, August 18, 1862.

Dobbs, Asa A. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Absent without leave August 1864. Pension records show he was wounded at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 2, 1864; was sent home and was unable to return. (Born in Elbert County, Georgia August 21, 1833.)

Douglas, Hiram -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for August 1862.

Dowdy, A. S. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Transferred to Company E, 23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry December 1, 1861. Roll for February 1862 shows him present. No later record.

Duckett, G. W. -- Private - May 1, 1861. "Surrendered" at New Creek, West Virginia March 1865. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government at Cumberland, Maryland and sent north May 16, 1865.

Dunaway, W. H. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Died in Manassas, Virginia hospital February 11, 1862.

Dykes, J. W. -- 2nd Corporal - May 1, 1861. Discharged disability, December 9, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Company B, Phillips' Legion Georgia Cavalry March 1, 1862. Roll dated October 31, 1864, reports him absent, detached to get horses September 21, 1864. No later record.

Erwin, Abel (or Irvin) -- Private - May 1, 1861. Deserted January 28, 1865. Surrendered, to enemy at Wheeling, West Virginia February 10, 1865.

Etters, J. I. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Deserted July 4, 1861. Arrested and brought back July 12, 1861. Roll dated August 31, 1864, reports him absent without leave since 1863. No later record.

Ferguson, William -- Private - May 1, 1861. Transferred to Company E, 23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry December 1, 1861. Wounded at Crampton's Gap, Maryland September 14, 1862. Died of wounds September 26, 1862.

Fowler, J. W. -- Private - October 2, 1861. Record dated April 30, 1863, bears remark: "Absent, sick, supposed to be dead."

Glayson, John (or Glisson) -- Private - May 1, 1861. Captured near Knoxville, Tennessee December 3, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government at Rock Island, Illinois and released October 27, 1864.

Grady, G. W.(or Graddy) -- Private - May 1, 1861. Deserted August 3, 1861.

Gray, James -- Private - May 1, 1861. Deserted November 4, 1863.

Harden, J. M.(or Hardin) -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appointed Sergeant. Absent without leave September 18, 1863-January 31, 1865. No later record.

Harney, John -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 2, 1861.

Harris, J. H. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appointed 2nd Sergeant September 5, 1862. Captured at Farmville, Virginia April 6, 1865. Released at Newport News, Virginia June 25, 1865.

Harris, Z. N. -- 5th Sergeant - May 1, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant November 4, 1862; 1st Lieutenant. Resigned March 26, 1863.

Harwell, -- Buck-Fifer - May 1, 1861. Discharged November 2, 1861.

Harwell, Vines -- Private - May 15, 1861. Wounded at Garnett's Farm, Virginia June 27, 1862. Died of wounds at Winchester, Virginia July 8, 1862.

Hill, William -- Private - May 1, 1861. Wounded at Cedar Creek, Virginia October 19, 1864. Paroled at Richmond, Virginia April 30, 1865.

Hillborn, N. G. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 8, 1862.

Hubbard, W. P. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 2, 1863. In hospital, seriously wounded in pelvis, July 1863. No later record.

Irvin -- See Erwin.

Jones, Barnabas -- Private - May 1, 1861. Wounded in eye at Malvern Hill, Virginia July 1, 1862. Admitted to General Hospital at Charlottesville, Virginia September 4, 1862. Sent to General Hospital at Lynchburg, Virginia September 5, 1862. No later record.

Jones, James R. -- Private - June 24, 1861. Sick in Richmond, Virginia hospital November-December 1861. Sick in Georgia January -October 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2nd Company D, 1st Confederate Regiment April 14, 1863. Claimed as a member of Company G, 18th Regiment Georgia Infantry and delivered to Lieutenant Wells of said regiment, by order of Brigadier General J. K. Jackson, August 9, 1863. No later record.

Jones, William -- 1st Sergeant - May 1, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant May 13, 1862. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 27, 1862. Died of wounds at Richmond, Virginia July 1, 1862. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery.

Kelley, A. M. D. -- 3rd Corporal - May 1, 1861. Transferred to Company E, 23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry December 1, 1861. Wounded at Ocean Pond, Florida February 20, 1864. Absent wounded April 1864. No later record.

Kerney, John -- Private - June 11, 1861. Appears last on roll for December 1861.

Keys, E. A. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862. Deserted March 1, 1864.

Lee, O. G. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Wounded January 31, 1862. Absent, wounded, August 1862. No later record.

Lovelady, M. Jackson -- Enlisted as a private in Company E, 23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry September 15, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 18th Regiment Georgia Infantry November 18, 1861. Absent without leave July 1-November 1862. No later record.

Lyons, Peter C. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appointed Corporal December 1, 1861. Elected 2nd Lieutenant November 4, 1862;1st Lieutenant December 8, 1863. Captured at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 1, 1864. Roll dated January 31, 1865, last on file, reports him absent, captured. No later record.

Maddox, George Washington -- 2nd Lieutenant - May 1, 1861. Elected 1st Lieutenant May 13, 1862; Captain September 5, 1862. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862. Resigned on account of ill health December 8, 1863.

Maddox, James Fielding -- 3rd Sergeant - May 1, 1861. Appointed 2nd Sergeant October 27, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant September 5, 1862;1st Lieutenant November 4, 1862; Captain December 8, 1863. Deserted June 28, 1864. Dropped from rolls February 1865. (Dates of promotions and appointments in this company conflict.)

Maddox, John Cook -- Captain - May 1, 1861. Resigned August 28, 1862.

Major, J. E. -- Private - June 24, 1861. Appointed 1st Sergeant October 27, 1861. Killed at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862.

Marsh, Joseph John -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appointed company Surgeon. Roll dated January 31, 1865, last on file, shows him present. Paroled at Talladega, Alabama May 24, 1865.

Martin, William A. -- Private - August 2, 1861. Discharged, disability, August 27, 1861.

Maxwell, James M. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Deserted November 4, 1863. Received at Louisville, Kentucky from Nashville, Tennessee, a Confederate deserter, December 23, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government at Louisville, Kentucky and released December 28, 1863.

McCarty, Joseph M. -- Private - June 24, 1861. Captured near Knoxville, Tennessee December 3, 1863. Paroled at Rock Island, Illinois and transferred for exchange March 2, 1865. No later record.

Melton, J. W. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Died at Richmond, Virginia August 30, 1862.

Mitchell, John FrankIin -- Enlisted as a private in Company D, 23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry August 31, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 18th Regiment Georgia Infantry December 1, 1861. Died July 19, 1862.

Morris, J. M. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appointed 3rd Corporal December l, 1861. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 27, 1862. Died July 1, 1862.

Morris, Martin -- Private - May 1, 1861. Wounded at Malvern Hill, Virginia July 1, 1862. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 22, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland on joining U. S service May 23, 1864.

Myers, A. L. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862. Captured at Farmville, Virginia April 6, 1865. Released at Newport News, Virginia June 25, 1865.

Odum, J. C. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Captured at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 3, 1863, and died in hospital there July 12, 1863.

Patterson, Robert Alexander -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 8, 1862.

Potts, Jefferson -- Private - June 11, 1861. Captured at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 1, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York June 21, 1865.

Powers, Jesse M. -- Jr. 2nd Lieutenant - May 1, 1861. Elected 2nd Lieutenant May 13, 1862; 1st Lieutenant September 5, 1862; Captain & A. Q. M. (to rank from October 14, 1862), November 4, 1862. Resigned, disability, October 27, 1864.

Prather, E. J. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Appointed 2nd Corporal December 9, 1861. Wounded and disabled at Jericho Ford, Virginia May 23, 1864.

Prince, J. M. -- Private - June 24, 1861. Died December 1862.

Ripley, Thomas E. -- 4th Sergeant - May 1, 1861. Appointed 3rd Sergeant October 27, 1861. Captured near Knoxville, Tennessee December 3, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government at Rock Island, Illinois and enlisted in U. S. Army for frontier service October 13, 1864. (Dates of promotions and appointments in this company conflict.)

Roach, J. P. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Transferred to Company D, 23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry December 1, 1861.Died in General Hospital #17, at Richmond, Virginia January 7, 1863.

Roberts, J. S. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

Roberts, Stephen T. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Transferred to Company A, 23rd, Regiment Georgia Infantry December l,1861. Appointed 1st Sergeant; Quartermaster Sergeant in 1862. Elected 2nd Lieutenant Company E, 64th Regiment Georgia Infantry March 2, 1863. Resigned January 10, 1865.

Rogers, J. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Discharged May 1861.

Smith, Albert -- Private - August 2, 1861. Wounded in left leg, resulting in amputation below knee, at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862. Captured and paroled at Warrenton, Virginia September 29, 1862. Paroled at Kingston, Georgia May 12, 1865. Died at Rydal, Georgia December 10, 1910.

Smith, Eurichus -- Private - June 11, 1861. Deserted to enemy in 1863.

Smith, John H. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Deserted. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government at Chattanooga, Tennessee and released February 29, 1864.

Starnes, L. L. -- Private - May 1, 1861. Absent, sick, January 31, 1865.

Stradley, D. M. -- Drummer - May 1, 1861. Appointed 4th Sergeant October 27, 1861. Roll dated January 31, 1865, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Tapp, E. S. -- Enlisted as a private in Company E, 23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry August 31, 1861. Transferred to Company G, 18th Regiment Georgia Infantry November 18, 1861. Died December 15, 1861.

Tate, Farish Carter -- 1st Lieutenant - May 1, 1861. Died in Richmond, Virginia hospital May 13, 1862.

Taylor, L. M. -- Private - June 11, 1861. Deserted to enemy in 1863.

Thompson, Nathan -- Private - June 11, 1861. Captured at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 1, 1864. Released at Elmira New York June 21, 1865.

Tittle, L. P. -- Private - August 2, 1861. Appointed 3rd Corporal. Appears last on roll for October 8, 1862.

Turner, J. G. -- 4th Corporal - May 1, 1861. Appointed 1st Corporal. Died at a private house in Virginia May 18, 1862.

Wade, William -- Private - June 24, 1861. Transferred to Company B, 3rd Battalion Georgia Infantry November 1, 1861. Roll for January 14, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Wells, John S. -- Private - August 2, 1861. Appointed Sergeant October 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant May 1863; 2nd Lieutenant December 8, 1863. Captured at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 1, 1864. Released at Fort Delaware, Delaware June 11, 1865.

Whitten, G. W. -- Private - August 2, 1861. Appointed Sergeant. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862. Absent without leave from 1863 to January 31, 1865. No later record.

Whittimore, E. T. -- Private - August 2, 1861. Sick in Richmond, Virginia hospital August 31, 1862. Returned to duty from Jackson hospital at Richmond, Virginia June 12, 1864. No later record.

Whitworth, S. J. -- Private - August 2, 1861. Absent, sick, February 28, 1862. Appears last on roll for August 31, 1862.


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