Confederate Private James Hagan Morrow Co.B 19th Tennessee Infantry

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Confederate Private James Hagan Morrow Co B 19th Tn Inf.jpg He was born April 14, 1837 in South Carolina. He died in Washington County,Tennessee, April 8,1902. James was a private in J.G. Deadrick's Company B 19th Tennessee Regiment enlisted at Cumberland Gap August 15, 1861. He was discharged November 1862 due to " disease of the heart " He returned to Leesburg, Tennessee where on October 20, 1865 he married Rebecca Jane Carson. His captain in company B was his brother John M. Morrow. Also serving in the Confederate Army was their younger brother,Benjamin. After the death of his first wife, James married my 1st cousin 3 x removed, Lucinda ( Lucy ) Caroline Land. She was born February 28,1842 in Wilkes County,NC. She came to east Tennessee in the mid-1850's with her widowed mother,sister Edith, and brother,James who served in the Confederate 63rd Tn. Infantry. Lucy died June 29,1907 in Washington County,Tennessee.
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Great info and picture. He looks very young but very determined in the photo.

I had an ancestor who got acute pleurisy and was medically discharged within a couple months of enlisting. If they only had antibiotics back then....
 



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