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My Georgia Ancestors of the Confederate Army from the Walker County area...

Out of just one "log cabin" home in the little mountain village of Villanow, Walker County, Georgia, which is located between La Fayette an…

Started by Eddie Hightower

1 Jun 6, 2012
Reply by Eddie Hightower

Do you have a letter from your CSA ancestor?

My good friend, John Thomas Grant, (cemetery & headstone photographer) is doing another book and has  need of some CSA letters. Everyth…

Started by Sherry Hightower

0 Nov 6, 2011

SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS, January 24, 1863, p. 8, c. 1-2

I thought some may find this interesting. I will be posting it in the Texas History Hunters group as well. Can be found a short distance do…

Started by Sherry Hightower

0 Jul 1, 2011

ARNEY's who fought during the American Civil War for Tennessee

I know of, at least two of my ARNEY ancestors, from Tennessee, that fought during the American Civil War, William Ervin ARNEY and A.C. ARNE…

Started by Stan Arney

1 Mar 10, 2011
Reply by Darron Williams

Georgia-Confederate Ancestors

First let me tell all you folks looking for Ga Confederate Ancestors-that the Ga. Archives had records online now. Not complete-but pension…

Started by Ms. Gerry Hill

1 Jan 25, 2011
Reply by Emory David Flanders

Maj. Henry van Buren's, Rio Grande Volunteer Light Artillery, "The Galveston Battery"

Does anyone know much about this unit or have an ancestor in it? It used two light cannon from the defunct Texas Republic Navy and helped c…

Started by James Alfred Locke Miller Jr.

1 Oct 19, 2010
Reply by Anne Russell


There are many forgotten American Civil War veterans, both Confederate and Union, buried in Australia and New Zealand an I would like to ac…

Started by James M. Gray

1 Oct 2, 2010
Reply by Jayne McCormick

T. W. Redman,

Here is his memorial on Findagrave. No dates listed.   Co B (or P)3rd Cav    No state.  

Started by Sherry Hightower

0 Aug 15, 2010

Phillip B Fowler, Feb 1846, Eureka, MS to Feb 1914, Beaumont, TX

Enlisted Nov 1, 1861 Grenada, MS and again 1863 in Richland, MS. Part of the surrender May 1865, Grenada. Listed residence as Eureka, MS. I…

Started by Sherry Hightower

4 Aug 15, 2010
Reply by Sherry Hightower

Interesting Information abt Texas State Troopers & the CSA

While going over the Texas Civil War Message Board, I came across this bit of important info...that often, Texas State Troopers would be en…

Started by Sherry Hightower

0 Feb 9, 2010



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