2nd Tennessee Mounted Infantry

Roster of Company E



[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 211-213. Transcribed and edited by Edgar D. Byler, III.]

Name			Rank	Age	Enlisted	Mustered	Remarks

GUTHRIE, Robert A.	Capt	25	Sept 16 64	Sep 16 64	Mus in as 1LT Apr 12 64 as Capt
									Sept 16 64, vice H. D. HAMM, deceased
BREWER, George W.	1LT	33	"		"		Mus in as privt Apr 12 64 ap
									1 Seg June 27 64, mus as 1LT
									to date from 64
BROMLEY, James J.	2LT	37	Apr 12 64	Apr 12 64	Mus in as privt Apr 12 64, rec.
									com and mus as 2LT to date
									from Apr 12 64
STUTTS, Watts F.	1 Ser.	23	Dec 10 64	"		
HOLLIS, James M.	Serg	32	Dec 10 64	"
BRIGGINS, Hugh C.	"	43	Mar 19 64	"
SHELTON, George W.	"	20	Mar 7 64	"
POWELL, Benjamin F.	Corp	2_	Feb 9 64	"
SMITH, Henry		"	45	Mar 8 64	"
SMITH, James E.		"	18	Mar 1 64	"
CASH, John		"	21	Sep 15 63	"		Ab withot leave fr Sep 30 64 to 
									Feb 5 65; res. To duty with loss of
									Pay and al for time absent.
NALDROP, John		"	29	Apr 1 64	"		Ab withot leave from Oct 20 64 to
									Feb 5 65; res to duty with loss of pay and al for time ab.
CASH, Merrit		"	19	Dec 10 63	"		Ab withot leave from Sep 30 64 to
									Feb 5 65; res to duty with loss of
									Pay and al for time ab
RISNER, Alfred		Wagn	29	Feb 9 64	"
DENTON, Thomas A.	Musn	19	Mar 1 64	"		
DANLEY, Leonard		"	25	Sep 15 63	"
BREWER, John B.		Privt	21	"		"		Rep as a des; res to duty withot loss
									Of pay or al by ord of Maj Gen
									ROUSSEAU
BROMLEY, Jasper P.	"	33	Jan 3 64	"		Cap in Wayne Co. 64
BREWER, James H.	"	22	Sep 15 63	"		Rep as a des; res to duty withot
									loss of pay or al by ord of Maj
									Gen. ROUSSEAU
BREWER, Thomas H.	"	20	"		"		Ab withot lea fr Sep 30 64 to
									Feb 5 65; res to duty with loss of all pay and all for time ab.
BREWER, Richard M.	"	20	Dec 10, 63	"		
BROUGHAN, Thomas	"	24	"		"
BREWER, George M.	"	_9	Deb 10 64	"
BROWN, Peter W.		"	23	Feb 10 64	"
DENTON, Isaac J.	Privt	19	Mar 10 64	Apr 12 64
DEFROE, John W.		"	21	Feb 10 64	"
GALLION, Albert		"	23	Dec 10 63	"
GALLION, Green		"	21	"		"
GIST, Joseph		"	_2	"		"
GIST, James P.		"	19	"		"
GIPSON, William		"	18	Mar 1 64	"
GREEN, John A.		"	18	Mar 25 64	"		Cap at Centerville Sept 29 64
GOODMAN, Archy W.	"	26	Mar 27 64	"
HICHERSON, James	"	23	Mar 22 64	"
HICKERSON, Phillip B.	"	19	Mar 1 64	"
HILL, James		"	19	Dec 10 63	"
INMAN, Allen		"	20 	Mar 1 64	"
KIRTES, Murril		"	24	Feb 10 64	"
LAFAN, John		"	19	Dec 10 63	"
LINNVILLE, Lewis	"	38	Feb 10 64	"
LAFAN, Thomas		"	34	Dec 10 63	"
LANCASTER, Leroy W.	"	19 	Apr 1 64	"
LASTER, William W.	"	25	Mar 8 64	"
McDERMIT, Joseph	"	27	Dec 8 63	"
MOURTON, William J.	"	19	Dec 10 63	"
MARTIN, John		"	29	Feb 10 64	"
POWELL, Moses M.	"	20	Dec 9 63	"
RICHARDSON, Russell	"	18	Mar 7 64	"
RONE, Jack		"	37	Mar 10 64	"		Cap at Centerville Sept 29 64
RISNER, Thomas		"	23	Feb 9 64	"		Ab withot leave fr Oct 22 64 to
									Feb 5 65; res to duty with loss of all pay and al for time ab.
RICKMAN, William	"	33	"		"
RIGHT, Albert		"	18	Mar 8 64	"		Cap in Decatur Co. Mar 28 65
SMITH, George W.	"	27	Apr 1 64	Mar 8 64
STUNYER, John W.	"	26	Mar 8 64	Apr 12 64
TAYLOR, Geo. W. Jr.	"	23	Mar 1 64	"
TANNER, Thomas L.	"	18	Mar 20 64	"
TIDWELL, Elijah		"	18	Mar 7 64	"		Ab withot leave fr Oct 22 64 to
									Feb 5 65; res to duty with loss of
									all pay and al for time ab,
TATE, Andrew		"	18	Mar 1 64	"
WESTBROOKS, Benj. L.	"	36	Mar 20 64	"
WADE, Andrew J.		"	19	Feb 10 64	"		
HAMM, Henry D.		Capt	__	Apr 10 64	"		Kld in ac at Clifton Aug 31 64
SANDFORD, Joseph W.	Corp.	19	Mar 10 64	"		Died Mar 21 65
BLACKBURN, Stephen F. 	Privt	22	Dec 10 63	"		Killed by guerrillas in Hardin Co.
									Mar 28 65
BLACKBURN, Daniel B.	"	26	"		"		Killed by guerrillas in Hardin Co.
									Mar 28 65
GIBBS, George W.	"	19	Mar 7 64	"		Died Dec 17 64
HENSLEY, Presley W.	"	45	Dec 10 63	"		Killed in Wayne Co. Feb 22 65
JOHNSON, John		"	18	Mar 8 64	"		Died Dec 30 63
KIRKUN, William W.	"	20 	Feb 10 64	"		Killed by guerrillas in Hardin Co.
									Mar 28 65
LANCASTER, William J.	"	22	Apr 1 64	"		Died of wounds Aug 25 64
SHIVER, George A.	Privt	25	Dec 9 63	Apr 12 64	
SUTTON, Joshua		"	19	Mar 1 64	"
SMUTHERS, Thomas	"	18	Apr 1 64	"		Killed by guerrillas in Decatur Co.
									Mar 28 65
TAYLOR, George W., Sr. 	"	18	Mar 7 64	"		Died July 11 64
WISEMAN, Ordley		"	22	Mar 24 64	"		Died Mar 20 65
MASSEY, William T.	Corpl	18	Apr 10 64	"		Deserted Sep 30 64
ATKINSON, Irvin		Privt	18 	Mar 1 64	"		Deserted Apr 20 64
BLACK, Douglas		"	25	Jan 15 64	"		Deserted Feb 25 64
BROUGHAM, John		"	18	Apr 12 64	"		Deserted Apr 18 64
COCKMAN, Zachariah	"	18	Mar 1 64	"		Deserted July 1 64
GARNER, Thomas J.	"	18	Mar 10 64	"		"
HOLDER, John		"	19	Mar 9 64	"		Deserted Apr 28 64
HICKERSON, John		"	19	Mar 9 64	"		Deserted Apr 25 64
PORTER, Allen		"	19	Mar 3 64	"		Deserted Sep 30 64
REED, John M.		"	20	Mar 1 64	"		Deserted Apr 25 64
RISNER, Enoch		"	21 	Feb 3 64	"		Deserted Apr 23 64
SCISCO, Elias T.	"	22	Mar 4 64	"		Deserted May 15 64
DAY, John H.		"	18	Mar 15 64	"		Deserted Sep 30 64
STARBUCK, William	"	18	Mar 25 64	"		Deserted Oct 22 64
FRENCH, Thomas		"	__	Mar 20 64	"		"
GREEN, Washington	"	__	"		"		"
TALLY, Samuel		"	__	Mary 18 64	_		"

End of Company E.


[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:

CASH, John - CASH, John - Enrolled at Clifton, TN from Wayne Co. TN. Reported AWOL 25 Aug 1864. Reported AWOL on 30 Sep 1864 from N&NW RR Section 54. 5 Feb 1865 restored to duty with loss of pay and allowances for time absent to make good time. Transferred to Co. K.

NALDROP, John - WALDRIP, John - Enrolled at Clifton, TN from Wayne Co., TN. Reported AWOL 25 June 1864; reported deserted at Section 54 on 22 Oct 1864. 27 June 1865 mustered out with company having been transferred to Co. K.

CASH, Merrit - CASH, Merrit - Enrolled at Clifton, TN. Reported AWOL 6 May 1864; reported deserted on 30 Sep 1864. 5 Feb 1865 restored to duty with loss of pay and allowances for all time absent, transferred to Co. K as Corporal. 27 June 1865 mustered out at Nashville.

BREWER, John R. - BREWER, John - Enrolled at Clifton, TN resident of Wayne Co., TN. Reported deserted at Section 54 Nashville and Northwest Railroad on 26 Oct 1864. 10 May 1865 transferred to Co. K., mustered out of Co. K on 27 June 1865.

BROMLEY, Jasper P. - BROMLEY, Jasper P. - Soldier mustered at Clifton, TN from Wayne Co. Reported 15 June 1864 as absent wounded. 10 May 1865 Company Muster Out Roll - not mustered out , reported captured 1864. Remarks: perished on board steamer "Sultana" on 27 April 1865, a paroled prisoner of war. Casualty Sheet: certified by Bvt. Lt. Col. J. J. WOODWARD asst. Surgeon, USS date of death 27 April 1865, remarks "The steamer ‘Sultana' was lost on the Mississippi River about 9 miles above Memphis Tennessee about 2 O'clock A.M. April 27 1865, by the explosion of her boilers." Memorandum of Prisoner of War Records - admitted to hospital at Parole Camp near Vicksburg MS 10 April 1865. Returned to duty 16 Apr 1865.

BREWER, James H. - BREWER, James H. - Reported deserted from Section 54, Nashville and Northwest Railroad on 26 Oct 1864. On 10 May 1865 Company Muster Out Roll reported returned to duty per order of Gen. ROUSSEAU. Pay and allowances to be stopped for time absent. Transferred to Company K and mustered out with that unit.

BREWER, Thomas H. - BREWER, Thomas H. - Enrolled at Clifton, TN, residence Wayne Co., TN. Reported deserted 30 Sep 1864 from Nashville and Northwest Railroad. 10 May 1865 Company Muster Out Roll - not mustered out. 27 June 1865 reported mustered out of Company K, Nashville, TN.

GREEN, John A. - GREER, John A. - Enrolled at Linden, Perry Co. TN. Reported 27 Sep 1864 Missing in action at Centerville, TN. 29 Sep 1864 reported captured at Centerville. Notation Record from Pension Office 5 May 1898, found to have deserted from Co. K, 7th Illinois Infantry, on 15 Sep 1862. Casualty Sheet: Paroled at Vicksburg on 21 April 1865, survived the "Sultana" disaster on 27 April 1865; sent to Provost Marshall, Columbia, Ohio on 6 May 1865.

RONE, Jack - RONE, Jack - Enrolled at Decaturville, TN. Reported Missing in Action, Captured near Centerville, TN on 29 Sep 1864. Casualty sheet in file not extracted.

RISNER, Thomas - RISNER, Thomas - Enrolled at Clifton, TN from Wayne Co., TN. Reported on 22 Oct 1864 deserted from Section 54, Nashville and Northwest Railroad. Remarks: restored to duty with loss of pay and allowances for time absent; transferred to Co. K.

RIGHT, Albert - RIGHT, Albert S. - born Lawrence Co.,TN enlisted in Decatur Co.,TN. Reported captured in Decatur Co., TN on 28 March 1865. Notation War Department 8 Sep 1891 - application for removal of charge of desertion denied.

TIDWELL, Elijah - TIDWELL, Elijah - Enrolled at Linden, TN from Perry Co. TN. Reported deserted on 22 Oct 1864 from Section 53 Nashville and Northwest Railroad. 27 June 1865, mustered out at Nashville having been transferred to Co. K.

HAMM, Henry D. - HAMM, Henry D. - Reported killed in action 31 Aug 1864.

SANDFORD, Joseph W. - SANFORD, Joseph W. - Enrolled at Linden, TN from Perry Co. Reported 21 March 1865, died in hospital at Clifton, TN. Final Statement: Born in Perry Co, age 19, 5'9", dark complexion, black eyes and hair, a farmer; died of disease in hospital at Clifton, TN.

BLACKBURN, Steph'n F. - BLACKBURN, Stephen F. - Enrolled at Clifton, TN. Reported killed by guerillas in Hardin Co., TN on 28 March 1865. Final Statement: Born Lauderdale Co.,AL, 22 years old, 5'7" dark complexion, black hair and eyes, by occupation at farmer.

BLACKBURN, Daniel B. - BLACKBURN, Daniel B. - Enrolled at Clifton, TN. Reported AWOL on 25 Aug 1864, returned 10 Sep 1864; 30 Sep 1864 reported deserted from Section 54, Nashville and Northwest Railroad. 7 Dec 1864 returned from desertion. 28 March 1865 reported killed by guerillas in Hardin Co. TN. Final Statement: born in Lauderdale Co., AL, age 26 years, 5'7", dark complexion, black hair and eyes, a farmer.

GIBBS, George W. - GIBBS, George W. - Enrolled at Linden, TN. 12 Nov 1864 reported absent - died. 17 Dec 1864 reported died at New Albany, IN. Final Statement: born Perry Co., TN, 19 years old 5'10" fair complexion, black eyes dark hair, a farmer.

HENSLEY, Presley W. - HENSLEY, Presley W., Enrolled at Clifton, TN from Wayne Co. 22 Feb 1865 reported killed in Wayne Co, TN. Final Statement: Born in Wayne Co., TN age 45 years, 5'7" fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer.

JOHNSON, John - JOHNSON, John - Enrolled at Linden, TN from Decatur Co. TN. Reported sick at Johnsonville on 7 Dec 1864. Died in hospital in Nashville on 30 Dec 1864. Final Statement: born in Decatur Co., TN was 18 years old, 5'6", fair complexion, gray eyes, light hair, a farmer. Died of disease in hospital at Nashville. Record of Death and Interment: No. Of grave 10803. Hospital No. 749, former resident of patriot, TN, single, died of remittent fever, died at 19 years. Father: John JOHNSON of Patriot, Tenn. Died and buried 20 Dec 1864. Bed Card: Ward 3, Bed 57: Fiebris Remittus; Eresipilas of face. Admitted 15 Dec 1865 from Edgefield, TN. Treatment temin & spts Fruminiti-Iodin applied locally. Results & date 29 Dec Ward 8; Died 30 Dec 1854 at 9:30 P.M. of remittent fever.

KIRKUN, William W. - KIRKAN, William R. - Enrolled at Clifton, TN. 28 March 1865 reported killed by guerillas in Hardin Co., TN. Final Statement: Born in Lauderdale Co., AL, age 20, 5'10", fair complexion, dark eyes, light hair, a farmer.

LANCASTER, William J. - LANCASTER, William J. - Enrolled at Linden, TN from Hickman Co., TN. Reported 25 Aug 1864, died in hospital at Nashville, TN of wounds. Remarks: died in Hospital No. 1 25 Aug 1864 of gun shot fracture of upper third of right tibia. Record of Death and Interment: No. 686 buried 9190 Nashville City Cemetery. Hospital No. 8242 - Resided Centerville, Hickman Co.,TN, wife Leina LANCASTER. Soldier died at 22 years old of gunshot fracture of upper third of right tetiea. Died and buried 25 Aug 1864.

SMUTHERS, Thomas - SMUTHERS, Thomas - Reported killed by guerillas in Decatur Co., TN on 28 March 1865. Soldier born Decatur Co., TN, 18 years old, a farmer.

TAYLOR, George W., Sr. - TAYLOR, George W. - Enrolled at Linden, TN from Perry Co. TN. Reported 11 July 1864, died at Centreville, TN in Hospital. Records of cause of death not available.

WISEMAN, Ordley - WISEMAN, Orderly - Reported 20 March 1865 died in Perry Co. TN. Notation by War Department on 10 Jan 1877, "died at his home in Perry County of scurvy". Final Statement: Born in Perry Co., TN, age 22 years, 5'10", fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer. Died of disease in Perry Co., TN 20 Feb 1865.

MASSEY, William T. - MASSEY, William T. - Enrolled at Clifton, TN from Wayne Co., TN. Reported AWOL on 25 Aug 1864. Reported deserted on 30 Sep 1864 from Section 54, Nashville and Northwest Railroad.

ATKINSON, Irvin - ATKINSON, Irvin - Enrolled at Decaturville, TN. Reported 30 April 1864 deserted from Clifton.

BLACK, Douglas - BLACK, Dougal - Enrolled at Clifton, TN. Resident of Wayne Co., TN. 25 Deb 1864 reported deserted from Clifton, TN. War Department Notation 10 March 1892, application for removal of charge of desertion and honorable discharge denied.

BROUGHAN, John - BROUGHAM, John - Enrolled at Clifton, TN resident of Wayne Co. TN, reported 18 April 1864 deserted from Clifton.

COCKMAN, Zachariah - COCKMAN, Zachariah - Enrolled at Linden, TN. Reported 3 June 1864 AWOL, reported deserted from Clifton on 1 July 1864.

GARNER, Thomas J. - GARNER, Thomas J. - Enrolled at Linden, TN. Reported AWOL on 1 June 1864. Nothing further.

HOLDER, John - HOLDER, John - Enrolled at Linden, TN from Perry Co. TN. Reported deserted 28 April 1864.

HICKERSON, John - HICKERSON, John - Enrolled at Decaturville from Decatur Co. TN. Reported 25 April 1865 deserted from Clifton, TN.

PORTER, Allen - PORTER, Allen A. - Enrolled at Linden, TN. Reported absent 8 July 1864, reported AWOL 28 Aug 1864, reported deserted 30 Sep 1864 from Section 54 Nashville and Northwest Railroad.

REED, John M. - REED, John M. - Enrolled at Decaturville, TN from Decatur Co., TN. Reported deserted from Clifton, TN on 25 April 1864.

RISNER, Enoch - RISNER, Enoch - Enrolled at Clifton, TN from Wayne Co., TN. Reported deserted from Clifton TN on 23 April 1864. War Department Notation on 16 Sep 1891 - had deserted from Co. H, 6th Tenn. Cav. Between 1 Nov 1863 and 9 Dec 1863.

SCISCO, Elias T. - SISCO, Elias T. - Enrolled at Decaturville, TN. 15 May 1864 reported deserted at Clifton, TN.

DAY, John H. - DAY, John H. - Enrolled at Clifton, TN. Reported AWOL 28 Aug 1864. 30 Sep 1864 reported deserted from Section 54 Nashville and Northwest Railroad.

STARBUCK, William - STARBUCK, William - Enrolled Linden, TN from Perry Co. TN. Reported AWOL on 6 May 1864. Returned and was reported deserted from Section 54 Nashville and Northwest Railroad on 22 Oct 1864. War Department Notation 24 Oct 1890 "charge of desertion removed and record to show discharge date 22 Oct 1864."

FRENCH, Thomas - FRENCH, Thomas - Reported 6 May 1864 recruit awaiting muster. Reported 1 Aug 1864 AWOL as recruit. Reported 22 Oct 1864 deserted at Section 54 Nashville and Northwest Railroad.

GREEN, Washington - GREEN, Washington - Reported AWOL 8 July 1864 as recruit awaiting muster. Reported deserted at Section 54 on 22 Oct 1864.

TALLY, Samuel - TALLY, Samuel - Reported AWOL as recruit awaiting muster. 22 Oct 1864 reported deserted from Section 54.

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