Research Counting the Confederate Service Records of Black and Mulatto Men

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Jim Parish
Laborer
Slave
Engineering Bureau
CSR

Comments: Appears on a reference card indicating he served as a laborer in the Engineering Bureau for the month of November and December 1863. Enslaved man. [Work in the Engineering Bureau often included work on fortifications.]
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Joel Turner
Private
Mulatto
Company E, 23rd South Carolina Infantry
CSR, census

Comments: Age 32. Enlisted September 28, 1861 at Marion, SC for 12 months. Recorded on Company Muster-in Roll dated Secessionville, SC October 28, 1861. Wounded at Sharpsburg. Recorded on Company Muster Roll dated Jan/Feb 1863 as present. Enumerated on 1860 US census Marion, Marion County, SC as Joel Turner, age 32, male, mulatto, Farmer with wife Panamelia Turner, age 32, female, mulatto and 5 young children, ages 1 month to 12 years.

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Lewis <Blank>
Hospital (employed)
"Negro"
Brackinridge Hospital, Marion, Va.
CSR

Comments: Appears on a Receipt Roll for clothing dated Brackinridge Hospital, Marion, Va., November 12, 1864. Enslaved man, owner listed as John Kindrick.
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19thGeorgia

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R. H. Revel (or Revels)
Private
"mulatto" (census)
Company H, 34th North Carolina Infantry
CSR, Census

Died of rubeola (measles) at Camp Winder General Hospital, Richmond, Va., June 18, 1864.

"The 34th North Carolina was mustered to the service of the state of North Carolina on October 25, 1861 at Camp Fisher. Company H of the 34th N.C. was comprised of men mainly from Cleveland County."
http://www.34nc.com/history.html


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"Revels"

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1850 Census
Cleveland County, N.C.

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1860 Census
Cleveland County, N.C.

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Robert Bruce Patton

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Company F 4th (Starnes) Tennessee Cavalry "In October, 1862, I was with Dr. J.W. Starnes, and after that I was with Colonel W.S. McLemore"

Robert Patton
United States Census, 1860
Name Robert Patton
Event Type Census
Event Date 1860
Event Place East Subdivision, Williamson, Tennessee, United States
Gender Male
Age 15
Race Mulatto
Race (Original) Mulatto
Birth Year (Estimated) 1845
Birthplace Tennessee
Page 39


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19thGeorgia

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Samuel Hill
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"negro"
Company H, 7th (Gregg's) Texas Infantry
CSR, POW records

Captured at Fort Donelson, Tenn., February 16, 1862. POW at Camp Douglas, Ill. Exchanged September 30, 1862. Possibly the slave of Captain William B. Hill (same company) who was killed at Fort Donelson.

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POW roll. Name at bottom:
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19thGeorgia

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Jonathan Revels
Private
Company F ("Ashpoll True Boys"), 51st North Carolina Infantry
CSR

"Discovered to be a negro and was discharged" (June 1862). But Union records of 1865 describe him as a prisoner and still part of the 51st N. C. Infantry.

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"Residence: Cumberland Co., N.C." (Cumberland is adjacent to Robeson)

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