{⋆★⋆} BG Moody, Young M.

Young Marshall Moody


Born: June 23, 1822
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Birth Place: Chesterfield County, Virginia

Father: Carter Moody 1778 – 1834

Mother: Sarah Pankey 1786 – 1837

Wife: Frances Annette Floyd 1825 – 1905


Carter Lowry Moody 1856 – 1928​
(Buried: Evergreen Cemetery, Houston, Texas)​

Occupation before War:

School Teacher in Marengo, Alabama​
Merchant in Marengo, Alabama​
1856 – 1861: Clerk for Circuit in Marengo County, Alabama​

Civil War Career:

1861 – 1862: Captain in 11th Alabama Infantry Regiment​
1862: Lt. Colonel of 43rd Alabama Infantry Regiment​
1862 – 1865: Colonel of 43rd Alabama Infantry Regiment​
1864: Wounded during the Battle of Drewry's Bluff​
1865: Brigadier General of Confederate Army, Infantry​
1865: Captured at Appomattox Court House, Appomattox, Virginia​

Occupation after War:

1865 – 1866: Commission Merchant in Mobile, Alabama​
1866: Pardoned by the U.S. Government two months before his death​

Died: September 18, 1866

Place of Death: New Orleans, Louisiana

Age at time of Death: 44 years old

Cause of Death: Yellow Fever

Burial Place: Greenwood Cemetery, New Orleans, Louisiana
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Sep 15, 2018
South Texas
Twice he suceeded Archibald Gracie. The first time as commander of the 43rd Alabama Infantry Regiment. Then when General Gracie was killed by a sharpshooter in December (2nd?)1864 Moody stepped in to command his old brigade.