2nd Tennessee Mounted Infantry

Roster of Company C



[Source: "Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Tennessee of the Military Forces of the State from 1861 to 1866" Nashville, Tenn. S. C. Mercer, Printer To The State, 1866, pages 208-210. Transcribed and edited by Edgar D. Byler, III.]

Name			Rank	Age	Enlisted	Mustered	Remarks
ROBERTS, Andrew J.	Capt	31	Apr 10 64	July 21 64	Jd Co at orig organ as 1LT
							fr Apr 10 64	Jan 19 64; pro Cap Apr 10 64
BARNETT, James C	1LT	20	"		Dec 17 64 fr	Mus in vice Lt A. J. Roberts pro;
							Apr 10 64	enrolled as privt Co. C Dec 63
CATHAVER, Alfred S.	2LT	22	"		June 19 64	Jd as privt Dec 16 64, pro 2LT
									Apr 10 64
MORGAN, John I.		SGT	22	Dec 16 63	"		Pro Sergt Apr 10 64
JENNINGS, James W.	"	27	Jan 6 64	"		"
HAGGARD, John S.	"	21	Dec 25 63	"		Pro Sergt Apr 10 64 captured Oct
									1 64 in Maury Co. Not mustered out
BARNETT, Jefferson P.	Corp	18	Jan 6 64	"		Appointed Corp Apr 10 64
JORDAN, Herbert M.	"	22	Jan 13 64	"		"
JOY, Kinchen M.		"	18	Jan 6 64	"		"
PUGH, William C.	Mus.	23	Dec 16 63	"	
ADAIR, James		Privt	18	Jan 6 64	"		
ADAIR, George W.	"	20	"		"	
BATTLE, Hartswell	"	33	Dec 29 63	"
COOPER, George W.	"	18	Dec 25 63	"		Capt Aug 18 64 in Maury Co.
COLE, John H.		"	29	Dec 10 63	"
CASEY, John		"	29	Dec 29 63	"	
DICUS, James		"	36	Dec 20 63	"		Cap Oct 1 64 in Maury Co.
GRIMES, John M.		"	18	Jan 4 64	"		Cap Sept 29 64 nr Centerville
GARDEN, David S.	"	18	Dec 10 63	"		[David P. Gordon correct name]
GREEN, David		"	45	Jan 9 64	"
GRIMES John B.		"	19	Dec 25 63	"
GRIMES, Andrew L.	"	37	Jan 1 64	"
HILL, Moses		"	42	Jan 6 64	"
HILL, Thompson M.	"	24	Dec 16 63	"
PRATER, Martin		"	21	Dec 10 63	"
PULLEY, James J.	"	34	"		"
RIGGS, James W.		"	35	Jan 6 64	"
REAVES, Timothy		"	37	Jan 8 64	"
SERATT, James M.	"	31	Dec 10 63	"
SMUTHERMAN, James	"	36	Dec 28 63	"
THEAGMUETEN, Jas. C.	"	44	Dec 1 63	"		Capt Oct 1 64 in Maury Co.
WALKER, Isam		"	18	Dec 10 63	"
WALKER, Osborn		"	34	"		"
WALKER, Hardin		"	20	"		"
HALE, Bennett		"	45	"		"		Died Sep 17 64
HAINES, David M.	"	24	"		"		Died Dec 18 64
CHARLES, Dennis		"	23	Dec 27 63	"		Deserted Sept 5 64
CHARLES, Carl		"	21	"		"		Deserted Sept 5 64
DUDLEY, Marshall G.	"	18	Jan 10 64	"		Deserted Feb 8 64
HELTON, Henry A.	"	18	Dec 25 63	"		Deserted Mar 4 64
LUNSFORCE, Green	Privt	18	Jan 6 64	June 19 64	Deserted May 25 64
PRATT, Holley		"	18	Dec 22 63	"		Sect Sep 25 64
WOOD, John W.		"	18	Jan 10 64	"		Deserted Mar 4 64
JENNINGS, John H.	1SGT	23	Mar 10 64	Apr 10 64
KENSON, Alfred		SGT	21	Dec 25 63	"		Ap. SGT Jan 4 65
CHANEY, John		"	26	Feb 5 64	"		Cap in action in Decatur Co. June
									21 64. Appd SGT Apr 10 64
WILKINS, William A.	Corp.	20	Feb 1 64	"
POLK, George W.		"	21	Feb 16 64	"
JENNINGS, Israel J.	"	18	Jan 15 64	"
WHITLOW, Granville	"	18	Feb 15 64	"
HALBROOKS, Henry	Wag.	37	Feb 10 64	"
ALEXANDER Elisha B.	Privt	_8	Feb 16 64	"
COATNEY, John		"	18	"		"
DEROSSET, John		"	25	Jan 10 64	"
FOWLER, Marion H.	"	18	Feb 25 64	"
GILBERT, Edward		"	20	Feb 16 64	"
GREENWAY, James		"	45	Jan 15 64	"
GRIMES, William H.	"	18	Apr 10 64	"		Captured in action in Hickman Co.
									July 21 64
GUEGGETT, Alexander	"	21	Mar 1 64
HALFORD, James		"	20	Dec 16 63	"
HALFORD, William	"	30	Feb 20 64	"
McMURRY, Robert L.	"	25	Feb 25 64	"		Captured in action in Decatur Co.
									June 21 64
POLK, Charles W.	"	23	Feb 16 64	"
RAINS, Harrison H.	"	21	Feb 15 64	"
THORN, William		"	18	Apr 10 64	"
THUCKER, William	"	18	Feb 16 64	"
STONE, Franklin		"	20	Mar 1 64	"
WILSON, William		"	18	Mar 1 64	"
BARNETT, James C.	"	20	Dec 25 63	"		Dis to ac com as 1LT Apr 10 64
									Mus out June 20 64
ANDERSON, August J.	"	25	Feb 15 64	"		Des at Clifton July 20 64 res to 
									Duty wthot loss of pay or al. Died of
									Disease
KEEN, James M.		"	18 	Feb 20 64	"		Died July 2 64
PETUGREW, John		"	21	Feb 16 64	"		Killed in action in Perry Co.
									Apr 27 64
PARSLEY, John		"	18	Feb 20 64	"		Died of disease May 3 64
ARNOLD, Thomas		"	18	Mar 20 64	"		Deserted May 28 64
BIVENS, John		"	19	Apr 1 64	"		Deserted Apr 18 64
DUKE, Nicholas		"	27	Mar 20 64	"		Deserted June 3 64
FRIZZEL, Hugh		"	25	Mar 20 64	"		Deserted June 6 64
FOWLER, Newton		"	25	Mar 1 64	"		Deserted May 10 64
HERNDON, James		"	19	Mar 20 64	"		Deserted Apr 18 64
McMURRAY, Thomas	"	18	Feb 25 64	"		Deserted Apr 25 64
QUINN, James		"	18	Mar 20 64	"		Deserted May 25 64
VEAL, Thomas		"	23	Feb 10 64	"		Deserted June 8 64

End of Company C

[Editor's Note: The following information is taken from the compiled service records of the 2nd Tennessee Mounted Infantry, NARA Microfilm Publication No. 395, rolls number 136, 137, and 138. Additional information provided only on those men who died or were listed as deserted on the Company Roster.]

Name on AG's report - Name on NARA microfilm - additional information:

HAGGARD, John S. - HAGGARD, John S. - reported captured by Rebels near Hampshire, Maury Co., TN on 1 Oct 1864. Notation Adjutant General's Office War Department 10 Sep 1883 "Captured as a member of Co. A 48thTennessee Infantry (Rebels) near Kingston, NC 10 Mar 1865. In confinement at Point Lookout arriving 16 Mar 1865, released on oath of allegiance 13 May 1865. Application to take oath of allegiance dated 9 Apr 65 states he was captured by rebels who put him in the 48th Tennessee Infantry Co A." Prisoner of War record - nothing further.

COOPER, George W. - not listed on official rolls.

DICUS, James - DICUS, James - Captured near Hampshire, Maury Co.,TN on 1 Oct 64. POW record: Paroled at Vicksburg on or about 21 April 1865, survived the Sultana disaster 27 April 1865 - reported to CCO 3 May 1865, sent to provost marshall.

GRIMES, John M. - GRIMES, John M. - captured near Centreville, Hickman Co., TN on 29 Sep 1864. POW record is confusing. Reported received at Vicksburg 29 April 1865 - reported at Benton Beach MO on 27 April 1865. Sent to Camp Chase OH 14 May 1865, but reported perished on Sultana 27 April 1865? 27 April 1865 sent from Jefferson Barracks MO to US General Hospital at Camp Chase, OH. Also reported paroled at Vicksburg 30 Mar 1865, reported to Benton Beach MO 27 April 1865, transferred to Camp Chase Ohio 14 May 1865. Also reported on 24 April 1865 sent from Jefferson Barracks MO General Hospital to Benton Beach, MO.

THEAGMUETEN, Jas. C. - THROGMORTON, John C. Captured near Hampshire, Maury Co., TN on 1 Oct 1865. Reported on roster 26 June 1864, died at Nashville. However, notation on record by War Department shows that he was received at Vicksburg 29 April 1865 as paroled POW and sent to Benton Barracks MO, admitted to Cumberland General Hospital 3 July 1865 and died 26 July 1865 of acute dysentery. POW Records show that he perished on the Sultana on 27 April 1865. Record of death and interment: Grave No. 142526 in City Cemetery, Hospital No. 17729 Cumberland General Hospital. Solder resided in Wayne Co. TN was married and died of acute dysentery at 45 years. Wife Berina of Waynesboro. Died and buried 26 July 1865. Widow notified 31 July 1865.

HALE, Bennett - HALE, Bennett, reported 17 Sep 1864 died of typhoid fever in Wayne Co. [editor's note: widow received pension #172,622]

HAINES, David M. - HANES, David M. - 18 Dec 1864 died at Louisville, KY of typhoid fever. Record of Death and Interment: No & locality of grave: No. 24 rg. 60, Cave Hill Cemetery. Soldier married to Fanny Hayes, Waynesboro, Wayne Co TN. Died of typhoid fever, died and buried 18 - 19 Dec 1864.

CHARLES, Dennis - CLARK, Dennis - reported deserted on roll of 5 Sep 1864 Clifton, TN

CHARLES, Carl - CLARK, Carrel B. - reported deserted on roll of 5 Sep 1864 Clifton, TN

DUDLEY, Marshall G. - DUDLEY, Marshal G. - reported deserted from Clifton on 8 Feb 1864.

HELTON, Henry A. - HILTON, Henry A. - reported deserted at Clifton, TN on roll of 4 Mar 1864. Note by AG 18 Nov 1912 - man later served in Co. F, 6 Tennessee Cavalry.

LUMSFORCE , Green - LEONSFORD, Green - Reported deserted at Clifton, TN on roll of 25 May 1864

PRATT, Holley - PRATER, Holly (Holley) - reported deserted from Section 54 N & NW Railroad on 25 Sep 1864

WOOD, John W. - WOOD, John W. - reported deserted from Clifton, TN on roll of 4 Mar 1864

CHANEY, John - CHANEY, John - reported captured by rebels in Decatur Co., TN on 21 June 1864, admitted to hospital at Andersonville GA (chronic diarrhea) 31 March 1865; admitted again 13 Apr 1865. Paroled at Jacksonville, FL on 28 April 1865, admitted to hospital as paroled prisoner from Jacksonville, FL on 9 May 1865, still in hospital on 31 May 1865, died in General Hospital, Hilton Head, SC on 3 June 1865. Record of Death and Interment: a paroled prisoner from Andersonville, GA. Buried at grave 571 Military Cemetery at Hilton Head SC, Hospital #6753. Father: Louis CHANEY of Flowersville, Decatur Co.,TN. Solder died at age 27 on 2 Jun 1865, buried 3 June 1865.

GRIMES, William H. - GRIMES, William H. - captured in Hickman Co., TN by guerillas on 27 July 1864, escaped 2 May 1865, mustered out at Nashville 6 May 1865. Letter from Capt. T. J. CYPERT reference escape in file.

McMURRY, Robert L. - McMURRY, Robert L. - reported captured by Rebels in Decatur Co., TN on 21 June 1864.

ANDERSON, August J. - ANDERSON, Augustus J. - reported deserted from Clifton, TN on 20 July 1864. Reported died of disease at Clifton, Tennessee on 3 April 1865. Notation: Charge of desertion removed. The soldier was restored to duty without trial or loss of pay or allowances it appears he was absent from proper cause. He absented himself from regiment with permission from Lt. Col. Commanding regiment on account of sickness; rejoined regiment and was again taken sick when his commanding officer again started him home, and he died April 25 1865 on his way home.

KEEN, James M. - KEEN, James M. - reported died in hospital at Clifton, TN 2 July 1864. Died of typhoid fever.

PETUGREW, John - PETAGREW, John - reported captured and killed in Perry Co., TN on 29 April 1864.

PARSLEY, John - PARSLEY, John - died 3 May 1864 at or near Clifton, TN of typhoid fever.

ARNOLD, Thomas - ARNOLD, Thomas - reported deserted 28 May 1864 at Clifton, TN.

BIVENS, John - BIVENS, John - reported deserted 18 April 1864 from Clifton, TN.

DUKE, Nicholas - DUKE, Nicholas - reported deserted 8 Feb 1864 from Clifton, TN.

FRIZZEL, Hugh - FRIZZELL, Hugh - Reported promoted toSGT by HQ Order 23 29 April 1864, on detached duty 27 July 1864, reported deserted on N&NW Railroad on 12 Sep 1864.

FOWLER, Newton - FRANKLIN, Newton - reported deserted from Clifton, TN on 10 May 1864.

HERNDON, James - HERENDON, James - reported deserted from Clifton, TN on 18 April 1864.

McMURRAY, Thomas - McMURRY, Thomas W. - reported deserted from Clifton, TN on 25 April 1864.

QUINN, James - QUINN, James - reported deserted from Clifton, TN on 25 May 1864.

VEAL, Thomas - VEAL, Thomas - reported deserted at Clifton, TN on 8 June 1864. Notation War Department 26 Feb 1887 - application for honorable discharge denied.

End of Company C


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