1ST TEX. VOL. INF. RFGT.

COMPANY E - MARSHALL GUARDS

 

Company organized in Harrison County, Texas, and mustered into Confederate service "for one year" at New Orleans, June 6, 1861 by Lt. A. W. Pope, CSA.

Key (1) Original member of Company. (2) Paroled at Appomattox. K (Killed), W (Wounded), POW (Prisoner of War) AWOL (Absent Without Leave)

ORIGINAL OFFICERS

(1) (2) BASS, FREDERICK S. Capt. - See roster, "Hdqtrs., Hood's Tex. Brigade."

(1) BAXTER, ELI N. iLt. - Resgnd., Mar. 18, 1862, to engage in the "recruiting service in Texas."

(1) TAYLOR, J. K. 2Lt. - Detailed to recruiting duty in Tex., Spring, 1862: Not re-elect. in the May 18, 1862, reorganization: Returned to Tex.

(1) BURNS, A. D., Sr. 3Lt. - Appt. a Maj. in a Conf. Cav. Regt., Mar., 1862.

ORIGINAL NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS

(1) OCHILTREE, THOS. PECK lSgt. - Returned to Tex., Summer, 1862: Served on staff of BiGen. Samuel B. Maxey as Asst. Adj. Gen.: Prom. to Maj.

(1) (2) LANGLEY, THOS H. 2Sgt. - Dischgd. for disability, Mar. 4, 1862: Re-enl. as a Pvt., May 3, 1863 at Suffolk, Va.: Detailed as a "forager for leather," East Tenn., Feb., 1864: Hospitalized in Richmond, June, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) PRESTON, W. B. 3Sgt. - Reduced to Pvt.: Detailed to Tex. on recruiting duty, Feb.-Apr., 1862: AWOL, never returned to Co. from Tex.: 12 mos. enlmt. expired.

(1) STAUTS, G. W. 4Sgt. - See list of "Other Officers" following.

(1) HUGHES, PRATT lCpl. - Hospitalized at Chimborazo (Richmond) for pleurisy, May, 1862: Dischgd., Aug.31, 1862, 12 mos. enlmt. expired.

(1) ERNEST, E. A. 2Cpl: - AWOL, Nov.15, 1862: Returned to Co., Mar. 10, 1863: Deserted, Aug., 1863.

(1) PRESCOTT, W. D. 3Cpl. - Prom., lSgt., June, 1862: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863).

(1) WILLINGHAM, T. W. 4Cpl. - Reduced to Pvt.: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): W., Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863): Prom., Cpl.: K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).

OTHER OFFICERS

WEBB, BERRY W. Capt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Elect., Lt., May 18, 1862: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): Elect., Capt., Oct. 18, 1862: W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Retired for disability on Surg. Cert., Nov.24, 1864.

ALLEN, E. A. 2Lt. - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 1st Tex. Inf."

HAYES, JAS. H. 2Lt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Elect., 2Lt.: Not re-elect. in the May 18, 1862, re-organization: Returned to Tex.

HOPE, ADAM 3Lt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Elect., 3Lt., Mar. 4, 1862. Not re-elect. in the May 18, 1862, re-organization: Returned to Tex.

MADISON, Lt. - Prom., Lt.: Sent to Tex. to arrest deserters, Aug., 1864: No other record.

PERRY, CLINTON E. 2Lt. - Eni. as a Pvt. at Camp McLeod, Va., Sept.22, 1861: Elect., 2Lt., May 18, 1862: K., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862).

STAUTS, G. W. 3Lt. - Orig. 4Sgt. of Co.: Elect., 3Lt., Oct.21, 1863: W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).

WOODSON, CHAS. iLt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Elect., lSgt.: Elect., 3Lt., May 18, 1862: Elect., 2Lt.: Elect., iLt.: W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Sent to Tex., Aug., 1864, to arrest deserters.

MUSICIAN

(1) ALLEN, B. A. - See list of "Other Officers" above.

PRIVATES

AUSTIN, HOWELL C. - Dischgd. from Serv. for disability, May 29, 1862.

(1) BEAN, JOHN A. - Transfd. from Co. B to Co. D, 1st Tex. Inf. Regt., Apr., 1862.

(1) BLUDWORTH, WM. - Prom., 2Sgt., Apr., 1862: Deserted, June 30, 1862 (enlmt. expired).

(1) BOONE, JOHN R. - Dischgd., Aug. 28, 1862, as a non-conscript, underage (17).

BRADFIELD, JAS. 0. - Originally enl. in Cobb's Ga. Legion, Dec. 8, 1861: TransfQ into Co. E, 1st Tex. Inf. Regt., July 25, 1862: Sick much of 1862 & 1863: AWOL, Jan., 1864: Paroled, Shreveport, La., June 13, 1865.

(1) BRAZEAL, W. SAMUEL - W., and POW, Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Paroled, Sept.30, 1862: No other record.

(1) BULLOCK, JAS. H. - Prom., Sgt.: Died at Ashland, Va., hosp., Apr. 28, 1862.

BURKE, JOHN - An outstanding scout: W., near Fredericksburg, Va., Aug.10, 1862: Detailed to scouting service for Gen. Jeb Stuart, Feb., 1863: "Confidential Scout" for Gen. Lee: Dischgd. to serve on Gov. Murrah's (Tex.) staff, Apr., 1864.

(1) BURNHAM, S. H. - Dischgd., Aug. 26, 1862 as a non-conscript, overage (38).

BURNS, JOHN - EnI., Sept.22, 1862: Sick in Ga., June, 1862: No other record.

(1) BURNS, R. S. - Eni. in Tex., jnd. in New Orleans, May 28, 1861: No other record.

CAMPBELL, J. D. - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Accidentally W., in camp, Feb.21, 1863: W. and POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).

(1) CAMPBELL, WM. M. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): K., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862).

(1) CHILDERS, RICHARD - Sick in Hosp., Richmond, Summer, 1862: POW, Gettysburg, July, 1863: Sent to Ft. Delaware Prison: Took oath to Federals, jnd., 3rd Md. Cav. Regt., USA.

(1) CHIVERS, M. A. - Died of disease (cerebritas), July, 1862.

(2) CLARK, J. A. - Transfd. into Co. E from Hampton's So. Car. Legion, July, 1862: Sick in hosp. most of 1863: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) CLARK, ROBT. L. - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Dischgd., Nov. 19, 1862: Died in Tex. soon after reaching home.

(1) CLARK, W. T. - Dischgd. for chronic diarrhea, Feb.23, 1862.

(1) COLEMAN, J. H. - EnI. in Tex., jnd. Co. in New Orleans, May 28, 1861: No other record.

(1) (2) COLEMAN, W. H. - Prom., sSgt., Jan. 15, 1863: Prom., 4Sgt., summer, 1864: Present for duty, June, 1861 through Aug., 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

COLLINS, Rev. W. C. - Dischgd., Aug.28, 1862 as a non-conscript, clergyman.

CUNNINGHAM, V. A. - Dischgd., Aug.28, 1862, as a non-conscript, overage (38).

(1) DAVIS, D. D. - K., near Richmond, June 3, 1862.

DUNN, DAVID C. - EnI. at Camp Pulaski, La., June 13, 1861: Dischgd., Aug.28, 1862, as a non-conscript, overage (37).

(1) EWING, E. M. - POW, Frederick, Md., Sept. 15, 1862: No other record.

(1) FIELDS, C. H. - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Deserted, Aug., 1863.

(1) FINNEY, W. - EnI. in Tex. for 1 yr., jnd. Co. in New Orleans, June 6, 1861: No other record.

GILLETTE, MARCUS - EnI., Sept.22, 1861, at Camp McLeod, Va.: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): Detailed to Medical Purveyor's Office, Richmond, Aug., 1863.

GILLIAN, J. W. - This same soldier was listed as the Orig. 2Cpl. of Co. A:He is also carried as a Pvt. in Co. B.

(1) HAYES, JAS. H. - See list of "Other Officers" above. HAYNES, W. D. - EnI., June 13, 1861: Sick in hosp., Fall, 1862: AWOL, Feb., 1863, fined $30: W., Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Furloughed, 35 days, Oct.28, 1864.

(2) HEARD, GEO. F. - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): W., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).

(1) HENDRICK, JAS. H. - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): DIed of wound.

(1) HOPE, ADAM - See "Other Officers" above.

JOYCE, ROBT. F. - Appt., 1CPI., Oct. 30, 1863: POW while on foraging detail near Mossy Creek, Tenn., Jan.22, 1864.

KIMBALL, J. D. - Died of disease, buried in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Sept. 2, 1862.

(1) KING, S. A. - K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).

(1) LANGLEY, WM. S. - Sick in hosp., Winchester, Va., Sept., 1862: K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).

LAWSON, J. A. - Prom., 2Sgt., June, 1862: K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).

(1) LEVY, LEWIS M. - Hospitalized (diarrhea), May, 1862: Dischgd., Aug. 28, 1862, as a non-conscript, underage (17).

(1) LINDSEY, J. A. - Prom., 3Sgt.: Detailed to Tex. on recruiting duty, Feb.-Apr., 1863: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863).

(2) LONGINO, J. T. - Eni., Camp Pulaski, La., June 13, 1861: Prom., 3Cpl., June, 1862: Prom., 2Sgt., Aug., 1862: W. and POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Paroled: Detailed to Ordn. Dept., 1st Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, Apr., 1864: Returned to Co.: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) MARKS, JOS. - Left sick near Shepardstown, Md., Sept. 19, 1862: Deserted.

MARSHALL, ROBT. J. - EnI., June 13, 1861 at Camp Pulaski, La.: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): W., Chickamauga (Sept. 20, 1863): Died of wound, Sept.22, 1863.

MARTIN, J. W. - EnI. for 1 yr., May 28, 1861, at New Orleans: Hospitalized, 2 wks. with rubeola, June, 1862: Deserted, Nov.15, 1862 (enlmt. expired).

(1) (2) MAYS, FRANKLIN M. - W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) McKAY, THOS. - Dischgd., Aug.28, 1862, as a non-conscript, overage (45).

(1) McKINNEY (or McKENNY), A. M. - No record available.

(1) McQUEEN, GEO. - Deserted, July 13, 1862 (enlmt. expired).

(1) MILLER, JOHN - With Co., until July 1, 1862: No other record.

(1) MILLS, C. STILES - See roster "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 1st Tex. Inf."

(1) MORRISON, C. H. - Deserted, June 1, 1862 (enlmt. expired).

MULLAY, J. C. K. POW, Williamsport, Md., July 13, 1863: Paroled: On detchd. duty to Navy Dept., Feb., 1864: AWOL, Mar., 1864: Appt. Lt. in Co. A, 6th Tex. Cav. Regt.: Paroled, Marshall, Tex., June 7, 1865.

NORWOOD, JAS. K. - EnI., June 6, 1861 at New Orleans: Detailed as a Brig. Teamster, Jan., 1863: Detailed as Div. Wagonmaster, Mar., 1864: Deserted, picked up by Federals at Charleston, W. Va., Mar.20, 1865.

(1) PAGE, ELLIS G. - Eni. for 12 mos. at New Orleans, May 28, 1861: No other record.

(1) PEAL, N. B. - Dischgd., Jan.20, 1862, for disability (lung disease).

(1) PEERS, J. M. - Dischgd., Aug.28, 1862, as a non-conscript, overage (41).

(1) PEET, GEO. A. - Eni. at New Orleans, May 28, 1862: No other record.

PERRY, CLINTON E. - See list of "Other Officers" above.

PERRY, EUGENE OSCEOLA - Jnd. Co., Sept. 22, 1861: Sick in Richmond, Summer, 1862: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): 60-day recuperation furlough: W., Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863): Detailed as Division Wagon Master, Feb., 1864: K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).

PERRY, HOWARD EARLE - Prom., Cpl.: K., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862).

(2) PERRY, SIDNEY FRANKLIN ("Bose") - Eni. at Camp McLeod, Va., Sept. 22, 1861: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

PHILLIPS, Rev. H. B. - EnI. at Camp McLeod, Va., Sept.21, 1861: Minister by profession: Dischgd. for disability (lung disease & typhoid fever), Dec. 1, 1861.

(1) POAGUE, JAS. R. - Died of disease near Manassas, Va., Oct. 1, 1861.

(1) POPE, BEN S. - Dischgd. for disability ("general bad health"), July 11, 1861.

(1) POPE, JAS. W. - See roster, "Regrutl. Hdqtrs., 1st Tex. Inf."

PURNELL, W. T. - EnI., June 13, 1861, Camp Pulaski, La.: Sick, Summer, 1862, "unfit for field service:" Detailed as a nurse ln hosp. at Staunton, Va., most of 1863 & 1864: Paroled, Staunton, Va., May 17, 1865.

(1) RAWLS, W. P. - EnI. for 12 mos. at New Orleans, May 28, 1861: No other record.

ROBINSON, JOS. T. - Eni. at Huntsville, Ala., June 17, 1861: Dischgd. as a non-conscript, Aug.28, 1862, overage (36).

(1) RUDDER, JOSEPH F. - W., & POW, Antietam (Sept.17, 1862).

(2) SANDS, RILEY G. - Jnd. Co. E, Aug.15, 1862, from C. R. Wheat's La. Battalion: W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).

(1) SCOTT, W. C. - Prom., Cpl.: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).

(1) SLOAN, T. M. - Dischgd. on surg. cert., July, 1862: Re-enlisted later in war.

(1) SMITH, JOHN - Dischgd. for "poor health," Jan., 1862.

(1) SMITH, JOHN W. - Prom., SSgt.: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., lSgt., July, 1862: W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).

SPRATTING, J. B. - K., Occoquan, Va., Feb. 5, 1862.

(1) STEEL, THOS. J. - Prom., SSgt., July 21, 1862: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Arm amputated.

(1) STEPHENS, RHODES B. - Prom., 4Cpl.: K., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862). (Was to be dischgd. for overage, Aug. 28, 1862, but elected to go into battle.)

(1) STONE, HENRY W. - Prom., SSgt.: Dischgd., July 21, 1862, as a non-conscript, underage (17).

(1) TAYLOR, J. M. Dischgd. for disability (lung disease), Dec.19, 1861.

(1) TRICE, J. J. - Dischgd., Aug.28, 1862, as a non-conscript, overage (366).

TRIMBLE, LEE W. - Prom., Cpl., Dec., 1862: Reduced to ranks, March 28, 1863: Patient in Tex. Hosp., Richmond, Summer, 1863: AWOL, Sept. 19, 1863 at Battle of Chickamauga: In CSA hosp., Shreveport, La., Mar.17, 1864.

(2) TROWB RIDGE, J. W. - Captured by enemy cav. while scouting on the Occoquan near Dumfries, Va., March, 1862: Exchanged, Aug. 5, 1862: Detailed to Signal Serv., Feb., 1863: Courier at Brig. Hdqtrs.: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) TURNER, E. J. B. - Eni. for 12 mos. at New Orleans, May 28, 1861: Detailed as a Regmtl. Butcher, Apr., 1862: Deserted, July 13, 1862 (enlmt. expired).

(1) TURNER, W. E. - Eni., New Orleans, May 28, 1861: Dischgd. For disability, Oct.29, 1861.

TURRENTINE, M. B. - Dischgd., Aug.28, 1862 as a non.conscript, overage (35).

 

VANDERGRAFF, J. S. - EnI., Spring, 1862, at Quantico, Va.: Transfd. to Navy, Apr., 1863: Prom., Lt.

WALKER, D. M. - K., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): Was to be dischgd. for underage, Aug.28, 1862, but elect. to go into battle.

(1) WATSON, SAMUEL T. - Captured by enemy cav. while scouting on the Occoquan near Dumfries, Va., Mar., 1962: Exchanged Aug. 5, 1862: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): Detailed to Signal Serv., Feb., 1863: Courier at Brig. Hdqtrs.: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr. 12, 1865).

(1) WEBB, BERRY W. - See list of "Other Officers" above.

WEBB, J. W. - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Prom., 2Cpl., Nov., 1862: Prom., 4Sgt., Jan.15, 1863: "On furlough of indulgence," Feb., 1864: Deserted, March 12, 1864.

WEBB, STEVE W. - EnI., June 6, 1861 for 1 yr.: On recruiting serv. To Tex., Spring, 1862: Did not return to Co., probably finished out enlmt. in Tex.

WHITTAKER, M. - Eal., Camp Pulaski, La., June 15, 1861: Dischgd., Aug.28, 1862, as a non-conscript, overage (35).

WIGGS, A. F. - Eni. at New Orleans, May 28, 1861: Sick (dysentery) in hosp., Winter & Spring, 1863: Dischgd. for disability (eye disease), June 19, 1863.

(1) WILSON, DAVID L. - EnI., New Orleans, May 28, 1861: Dischgd. For "poor health," Jan., 1862.

WOOD, C. W. - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 1st Tex. Inf."

(1) WOODSON, CHAS. - See list of "Other Officers" above.

WOODWARD, W. F. - Detailed to recruiting serv. in Tex., Spring, 1862: Dischgd., Aug.28, 1862, as a non-conscript, overage (36).