Research Counting the Confederate Service Records of Black and Mulatto Men

19thGeorgia

1st Lieutenant
Joined
Apr 4, 2017
886
Name: Thomas Chavis
Rank/duties: Conscript
Description: "free negro"
Unit: Quartermaster and Commissary Departments, Camp Holmes, NC
Source(s): CSR

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Camp Holmes (NE corner of map) was about one mile north of Raleigh, NC
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19thGeorgia

1st Lieutenant
Joined
Apr 4, 2017
887
Name: David Chavers/Chavis
Rank/duties: Private
Description: "mulatto" (census)
Unit: Company F, 8th North Carolina Infantry
Source(s): CSR, Census

Enlisted September 14, 1861. Born in Columbus County, NC. Age 35. Residence in 1861: New Hanover County, NC.
Died January 14, 1863.

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1860 Census
David Chavers not found in North Carolina, but a David Chavis (age 35) was found in Columbus County-

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Map of Columbus and New Hanover counties-
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19thGeorgia

1st Lieutenant
Joined
Apr 4, 2017
891
Name: William Munds
Rank/duties: Cook, Private
Description: "free negro"
Unit: Company D, 24th South Carolina Infantry
Source(s): CSR

"Appears on a report of casualties of the 24th S. C. Vols., in engagement near Jackson, Miss., May 14, 1863: Missing."
Returned to company prior to June 30, 1863.

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Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Series 1, Volume 24, part 1, p.787.

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Battle of Jackson, MS, May 14, 1863 (Wikimedia Commons)

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Atlas to the Official Records


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19thGeorgia

1st Lieutenant
Joined
Apr 4, 2017
An Infirmary Camp for horses...

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"Payroll of enrolled Free Negroes on duty at Infirmary Camp, 1 South Carolina Cavalry, Lancaster C.H., South Carolina..."

892
Name: James Adams
Rank/duties: Conscript/Ostler
Unit: Quartermaster Department, SC
Source(s): CSR

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893
Name: Lewis Archer
Rank/duties: Conscript/Ostler
Unit: Quartermaster Department, SC
Source(s): CSR

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894
Name: John Burnett
Rank/duties: Conscript/Ostler
Unit: Quartermaster Department, SC
Source(s): CSR

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19thGeorgia

1st Lieutenant
Joined
Apr 4, 2017
continued....

895
Name: Robert Donaldson
Rank/duties: Conscript/Ostler
Unit: Quartermaster Department, SC
Source(s): CSR

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896
Name: Thomas Nabours
Rank/duties: Conscript/Ostler
Unit: Quartermaster Department, SC
Source(s): CSR

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897
Name: Kennady Scott
Rank/duties: Conscript/Ostler
Unit: Quartermaster Department, SC
Source(s): CSR

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Johnny_Reb_1865

Corporal
Joined
Nov 3, 2019
If the city manages the cemetery they would likely have a register or map of burials. If there is no record of where he is buried, a headstone marked "In memory of..." from the VA can be procured to place in the grounds wherever convenient.
Thanks for the information i'll look into it.
 
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