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Forty-two years after
Gen. Lee surrendered
at Appomatox Court-
house to end the Civil
War, these Cherokee
County veterans gath-
ered in Alto Aug. 23,
1907, in reunion for a
day of remembering
and homage to vic-
tims of that war and
who had died after it
was ended. The re-
union was one of sev-
eral arranged by the
veterans of that con-
flict. - Mrs. Fisher
Harrison Photo Col-
CHEROKEEANS IN HOOD'S TEXAS BRIGADE
Only seven of this roster were present at the surrender at the
CO. G., 1ST. TEXAS VOLUNTEERS,
Recruited at Palestine June 25, 1861, Capt. John R. Woodward:
Bottoms, Smith-killed at Antietam Sept. 17, 1862.
Brigman, Wm. H.-killed at Chaffin's farm Sept. 29, 1864.
Fondren, Gilbert M.-hospitalized winter 1862-63, AWOL in Texas.
Leath, Daniel P.-hospitalized late 1862, died of disease early 1863.
Mathews, James W.-wounded at Antietam Sept. 17, 1862, wounded
at Chickamauga, Ga., Sept. 19, 1863. Paroled at Appomattox
April 12, 1865.
Posey, Jackson-died of typhoid at Richmond, Va., May 3, 1862.
Roundtree, Sam D.-killed at Gaines Mill, June 27, 1862.
Scarborough, George-died in hospital in Richmond, Va., May 22,
Scarborough, John M.-died of disease near Richmond, Va., Dec.
Stinson, John Calvin-wounded at Chickamauga, Ga., Sept. 19,
1864, wounded and furloughed winter 1863-64, deserted Dec. 6,
Stinson, Andrew Jackson-died of pneumonia and typhoid March
Ward, James H.-wounded at Antietam, Sept. 17, 1862, paroled at
Appomattox April 12, 1865.
Wren, W. C.-promoted to 5th Sgt. May 20, 1862. POW Chicka-
mauga, Ga., Sept. 20, 1863.
CO. D. 1ST TEXAS INFANTRY,
Recruited at Kickapoo, Anderson County, May, 1861:
Rhome, Romulus G.-3rd Lt., resigned April 1862.
Torbett, Sam P.-wounded at Chickamauga, Ga., Sept. 20, 1863;
wounded Virginia defenses Nov. 1864; elected 2nd Lt.; paroled
at Appomattox April 12, 1865.
Adkinson, A. A.-died of pneumonia July 10, 1862.
Arnwine, Albartus William-wounded at Gettysburg July 2, 1863;
prisoner of war Cashtown, Pa., July 6, 1863.
Beard, William S.-died of typhoid in hospital July 27, 1862.
Bolton, Canada S.-wounded at Antietam Sept. 17, 1862; taken
prisoner and paroled in 1862.
Bolton, James A.-transferred into Co. H. from 18th Georgia Inf.;
paroled at Appomattox, April 12, 1865.
Culpepper, George Washington-wounded at Antietam Sept. 17,
Derrough, William G.-wounded at Antietam, missing in action at
Darbytown, Oct. 17, 1864.
Doherty, James M.-killed at Gaines Mill, June 27, 1862.
Cox, A. F.-died, buried in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
Ezell, Eldridge Franklin-promoted to 2nd Cpl., wounded at Anti-
etam Sept. 17, 1862.
Fry, Andrew J.-wounded at Gaines Mill June 27, 1862, paroled at
Appomattox April 12, 1865.
Gossett, S. H.-on bounty records Cherokee County, not on Co. H.
Graham, J. H.-wounded at Second Manassas Aug. 3, 1862,
wounded at Wilderness May 6, 1864.
Grisham, Fuller-recruited at Kickapoo, March 20, 1862, age 46; no
Griffis, J. A.-died of measles June 5, 1862.
Honea, S. S.-died of typhoid May 25, 1862.
Honea, W. A.-killed at Antietam Sept. 17, 1862.
Horton, Daniel M.-killed at Gettysburg July 2, 1863.
Hill, D. J.-killed at Elthams Landing May 7, 1862.
Howell, William R.-age 26. No record.
Jacobs, Mashack-died, buried in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond,
Va., June 20, 1862.
Jones, John W.-died January, 1862 at Camp Quantico, Va.
Martin, Henry Lafayette-wounded at Eltham's Landing May 7,
1862; paroled at Richmond, Va., April 23, 1865.
Mullinax, Isham Peter-prisoner of war, July 2, 1863, prisoner at
Fort Delaware, escaped.
Scott, S. T.-wounded at Chickamauga, Ga., Sept. 19, 1863; dis-
charged for disability Oct. 24, 1864.
Reynolds, Moses-furlough May 10, 1863; dropped from roll De-
Sides, J. E.-wounded at Second Manassas Aug. 30, 1862, wounded
at Battle of Wilderness May 6, 1864; leg amputated.
Simpson, Reuben-hospital, 1862 with diabetes; furlough spring
1863, dropped from rolls December, 1863.
Simpson, William P.-died of disease near Chickahominey River
May 13, 1862.
Smith, Joseph P.-wounded at Chickamauga, Ga., Sept. 19, 1863.
Steincipher, John M.-killed at Second Manassas, Aug. 30, 1862.
Tillman, James M.-died of typhoid, May 24, 1862.
Tillman, Joseph M.-died of typhoid, May 26, 1862.
Co. I-1ST. TEXAS VOLUNTEERS
CROCKETT SOUTHRONS,-HOUSTON, COUNTY
Berryman, Newton M.-2nd Lt., wounded at Antietam Sept. 17,
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Cherokee County Historical Commission (Tex.). Cherokee County History, book, 2001; Jacksonville, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth354360/m1/47/: accessed September 26, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Cherokee County Historical Commission.