★★★ -Gober, Daniel C. Jr.

Daniel C. Gober Jr.:
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Born: March 3, 1828
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Birthplace: De Kalb County Georgia
Father: Daniel Appling Gober Sr 1791 – 1868
(Buried: Campground Cemetery Monticello Arkansas)
Mother: Elizabeth Arendal 1797 – 1881
(Buried: Campground Cemetery Monticello Arkansas)
Wife: Rosella Compton McDavitt 1832 – 1901
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Memphis Tennessee)
Children:
Martha Elizabeth Gober Jones 1850 – 1942
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Memphis Tennessee)
Dr. Edgar McDavitt Gober I 1855 – 1917
(Buried: Frankfort Cemetery Frankfort Kentucky)
Stella Eva Gober Northington 1856 – 1914
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Memphis Tennessee)

Education:
Attended University of Louisville Medical College

Occupation before War:
Medical Doctor in Fayette County Tennessee
Medical Doctor in Opelousas Louisiana

Civil War Career:
1861: Captain Company K 16th​ Louisiana Infantry Regiment
1861 – 1862: Major of 16th​ Louisiana Infantry Regiment
1862 – 1864: Colonel of 16th​ Louisiana Infantry Regiment
1864: Colonel of Gober's Regiment Mounted Infantry Regiment
1864 – 1865: Disbanded during the Winter
1865: Commander of John S. Scott's Cavalry Brigade
1865: Commander of District Southwest Mississippi & East Louisiana

Occupation after War:
Medical Doctor in Frankfort Kentucky


Died: October 13, 1889
Place of Death: Frankfort Kentucky
Age at time of Death: 60 years old
Burial Place: Elmwood Cemetery Memphis Tennessee (Oct. 15, 1889)


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Daniel C. Gober Jr.:
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Born: March 3, 1828View attachment 385369
Birthplace: De Kalb County Georgia
Father: Daniel Appling Gober Sr 1791 – 1868
(Buried: Campground Cemetery Monticello Arkansas)
Mother: Elizabeth Arendal 1797 – 1881
(Buried: Campground Cemetery Monticello Arkansas)
Wife: Rosella Compton McDavitt 1832 – 1901
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Memphis Tennessee)
Children:
Martha Elizabeth Gober Jones 1850 – 1942
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Memphis Tennessee)
Dr. Edgar McDavitt Gober I 1855 – 1917
(Buried: Frankfort Cemetery Frankfort Kentucky)
Stella Eva Gober Northington 1856 – 1914
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Memphis Tennessee)

Education:
Attended University of Louisville Medical College

Occupation before War:
Medical Doctor in Fayette County Tennessee
Medical Doctor in Opelousas Louisiana

Civil War Career:
1861: Captain Company K 16th​ Louisiana Infantry Regiment
1861 – 1862: Major of 16th​ Louisiana Infantry Regiment
1862 – 1864: Colonel of 16th​ Louisiana Infantry Regiment
1864: Colonel of Gober's Regiment Mounted Infantry Regiment
1864 – 1865: Disbanded during the Winter
1865: Commander of John S. Scott's Cavalry Brigade
1865: Commander of District Southwest Mississippi & East Louisiana

Occupation after War:
Medical Doctor in Frankfort Kentucky


Died: October 13, 1889
Place of Death: Frankfort Kentucky
Age at time of Death: 60 years old
Burial Place: Elmwood Cemetery Memphis Tennessee (Oct. 15, 1889)


View attachment 385370
I presume he went further west because his unit had merged with the 25th Louisiana and another colonel (presumably CHarles Zacharie) was already present to command.
 
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