Return First Arkansas Cavalry

The Men of Company D, Monroe's Arkansas Cavalry

 

 

Journal of The Hempstead County Historical Society Volume XII

 

 

Allen, W. M. - Detailed ordnance teamster, (July 20, 1862).

Anderson, J. G. - Died at Van Buren (Nov., 1862).

Andrews, R. T. - Detailed assistant wagon master, (Nov. 30, 1862).

Bailey, Cyrus

Bailey, T. J. - Captured and paroled at Fort Smith (Aug. 29. 1862).

Baisey. C. P.

Barham, J. M.

Barham, W. M.

Barron, J. L. - Detailed in artillery (June 8, 1863).

Bates, G. G. - Detailed in commissary dept. (Dec. 10, 1862).

Billingsley, J. E. - Died at Van Buren (Dec. 10, 1862).

Billingsley, J. G.

Billingsley. T. J. - Captured at Mound City, Kansas (Oct. 24, 1864);

P.O.W. at Rock Island, 111. (Dec. 7, 1864); released from prison (May 28,

1865).

Billingsley, W. A. - Captured at Mound City, Kansas (Oct. 24, 1864);

P.O.W. at Rock Island, LII. (Dec. 7, 1864); transferred to Point Lookout.

Md. for exchange (Mar. 20, 1865).

Black, L. A.

Blackerd, Willoughby Captured at Boonville, Mo. (Oct. 26, 1864);

P.O.W. at Alton, LII. (Nov. 29, 1864); transferred to Point Lookout, Md

for exchange (Feb. 17, 1865).                         . .

Booker, T. J. - Lieutenant (May 22, 1862); resigned commission (Apr. 7,

1863).

Bradley, W. 0.

Brock, F. M. - Absent without leave (Jan. 24, 1863).

Brock, J. W.

Brooks, H. W. - Detailed to engineers at Dardanelle (Nov. 9, 1862).

Brooks, J. D. - Died (Feb. 15, 1863).

Brown, T. L. - Detailed as forage master (May 20, 1863).

Bryan, F. E.

Burns, B. F. - Died (Dec. 17, 1862).

Burt, A. J. - Detailed to commissary dept. (Dec. 10, 1862); detailed as

Q. M. clerk (Jan. 1, 1864).

Burton, C. H. - Wounded and captured at Pilot Knob, Mo. (Sep. 27,

1864) P.O.W. at Alton, IL. (Nov. 15, 1864); right arm amputated in

prison hospital (Nov. 16, 1864); transferred to Point Lookout, Md. for

exchange (Feb. 17, 1865).

Busby, J. H. - Died (Nov. 10, 1862).

Caldwell, N.

Cartwright, J. S. - Detailed in Artillery (June 8, 1863).

Carruth. E. M. - Detailed as Col. Monroe's orderly (Jan. 18. 1863).

Caudle, William

Causby, J. C. - Detailed as teamster (Dec. 15. 1863).

Cheatham, J. H. - Wounded and captured at Pilot Knob, Mo. (Sep. 27,

1864); P.O.W. at Alton, IL. (Nov. 16. 1864); transferred to Point

Lookout, Md. for exchange (Feb. 17, 1865).

Collins, Abraham - Captured at Independence, Mo. (Oct. 22, 1864);

P.O.W. at Camp Morton, Ind. (Dec. 18, 1864); released on oath (May 18,

1865).

Conway, C. M.

Conway, H. G. -Sergeant (May 22, 1862); bugler for regt. (Feb., 1864).

Cook, Demps - Absent without leave (June 18, 1863).

Crawford, M. D. - Captured at Pilot Knob, Mo. (Sep. 27, 1864); P.O.W. at Rock Island, IL. (Dec. 7, 1864); exchanged at City Point, Va. (Feb 25,1865).

Crittenden,T. J. - Died (Dec. 28, 1862).

Crosby, W. C. G.

Demass, J. W. - Died (Dec. 16, 1862).

Denson, T. H.

Edwards, Joseph - Detailed as forage master (Apr. 25, 1863).

Edwards, J. Appointed Lt. (Aug. 13, 1863).

Edwards, M. W. Detailed as commissary Sgt. (June 20, 1863).

Evans. A. H. - Died (Mar. 8, 1863).

Evans, D.

Ezell. W. W.

Finny. John - Detailed as teamster (Apr, 20,1893)

Flemming, E

Fontaine, B. H.

Fontaine, Edward - Wounded at Pine Bluff (Feb., 1864).

French, John

French, S. M.

Gamble, L. D. - Captured at Mound City, Kansas (Oct. 24, 1864) P.O.W. who died from typhoid pneumonia at Rock Island, IL. (Jan. 26, 1865

Gardner, William J. - Captured at Pilot Knob, Mo. (Sep. 27, 1864); P.O.W. at Alton, IL. (Nov. 15. 1864); discharged from prison (June 4, 1865

Garrett, John - Transferred to Capt. Palmer's company (Feb., 1864).

George, Daniel

Gill, J. T. W. - Transferred to Capt., McMillan's company,  (Jan. 2, 1864).

Gillman, William F. - Captured at Mound City, Kansas (Oct. 24, 1864);

P.O.W. at Rock Island, Lll. (Dec. 7, 1864).

Gordon, Eleven - P.O.W. at Jefferson City, Mo. (Nov. 1, 1864).

Gorham, John

Gorham, William

Green, E. W. - Wounded at Fayetteville (Apr. 18, 1863).

Greeson, John

Hanna, H. H.

Harrison, J. H.

Holcomb, J. R.

Holcombe, J. M. - Died (Apr. 20, 1863).

Holcombe, J. R. - Discharged (Dec. 25, 1862)

Holt, J. T.

Hopson, J. H. - Elected 3d Lt. (Dec. 26, 1862); wounded at Fayetteville

May 1, 1863).

Hughson, J.

Hunter, Ambrose - Detailed to Q. M. Dept. (Nov. 25, 1864).

Hutchinson, Z. H.

Johnson, J. V.- Absent without leave (May 22, 1862).

Kezzar, T. J.

King, E. S. - Captured at Big Blue, Mo. (Oct. 22, 1864); P.O.W. at Camp

Morton, Ind. (Dec. 18, 1864); released on oath (May 22, 1865).

Lackland, J. W. - Detailed as wagon master (July 1, 1863).

Latimer, James - Detailed as tailor (June 3, 1863) surrendered (May 26,

1865).

Lee, A. N.

Lee, John - Deserted (Feb. 11, 1863).

Lemsford, David - Captured in Polk County (Jan. 24, 1864).

Leslie, R. A. - Elected ordnance Sgt. (Oct. 1, 1862); appointed Lt. (July 27, 1863).

Lewis, A. B. - Detailed as forage master (June 25, 1863).

Lewis, H. T. - Detailed as wagon master (July 19, 1862).

Liltlejohn, R. M. - Detailed clerk in Q. M. Dept. (Nov. 30. 1862); promoted to Quartermaster (Mar. 5, 1863).

Locke, F. A.

Mansfield, J. D. Absent without leave (Feb. 6, 1863).

Mathis, B. S. - Detailed as a mechanic (Nov. 30, 1862) detailed as butcher (May 20, 1862).

May, J. R. - Detailed as teamster (July 16, 1862).

McCrary, E. R. W.

McCraw, S. V.

McDonald, J. A. - Detailed as harness maker (Feb. 20, 1863) detailed as gunsmith (Feb. 26, 1863).

Meeks, J. D.

Meeks. M. D.

Melton, W. M.

Miller, J. S. - Detailed in harness shop at Washington (Nov. 15. 1863).

Mitchell, G. W.

Mitchell, J. W. - Wounded and captured at Newtonia, Mo. (Oct. 28, 1864) P.O.W., Exchanged at Point Lookout, Md. (Feb. 23. 1865).

Mobly, L. C.

Nance, J. C.

Orear, B. F. - Transferred to Capt. Adam's company (Mar. 1, 1863).

Orear. L. B. Appointed Corporal (Dec. 26. 1862); captured at Mound City, Kansas (Oct. 24, 1864)  P.O.W. at Alton, IL. (Jan. 9. 1865) exchanged (Feb. 17. 1865); admitted to hospital in Richmond, Va. (Mar. 5, 1865); died from lung disorder (Mar. 9, 1865)

Pagan, J. G. - Wounded and captured at Pilot Knob, Mo. (Sept. 27, 1864) P.O.W. at Alton. IL. (Nov. 15, 1864); died from wound in prison (Dec. 18. 1864)

Pauley, A. C. - Wounded at Fayetteville (Apr. 1, 1863); detailed Q. M. Sgt. (June, 1863).

Pauley, J. C. - Detailed as teamster (Dec. 24, 1862).

Payne, Jesse

Pettigrew, J.  S.

Pettigrew, Lark

Phillips, B.  L. - Detailed as ordnance clerk (Sep. 20, 1863).

Pollard, J.  L. - Detailed in Artillery  (June 8, 1863).

Post, J. A.

Prestridge, G. H. - Died (Mar. 27, 1863).

Pullen, B. W. - Discharged (Sep. 2, 1862).

Pullen, E. W.

Reeder, W. J.

Reid, J. S. - Died (Jan. 12. 1864).

Reno, W. D. - Captured at Mound City, Kansas (Oct. 24, 1864) P.O.W

Richardson, Z. W. - Died (Jan. 25, 1863).

Rieff. A. V. - Captain (May 22, 1862); appointed Major (Aug. 4, 1863) appointed Lt. Col. (Sep. 18, 1864).

Rieff. C. C. Captured in Phillips County (July 23, 1862) P.O.W at Alton, IL. (Aug. 20, 1862)  exchanged (Sep. 23. 1862).

Rockett, E. B.

Sandefur, G. W. - Detailed as Sgt. Major (Sep. 13, 1862); wounded and captured in Cooper County, Mo. (Nov. 24, 1864); P.O.W. at Alton IL (Dec. 6, 1864); admitted in hospital at Richmond, Va. (Feb. 28,1865)

Scaggs, J. P. - Detailed as teamster (May 6, 1863).

Schoolfield, J.  L.

Shelton, A.  J.

Simpson, J. W. - Detailed in Artillery (June 8, 1863).

Sinclair, Peter

Sissell, Thomas - Died (Feb. 16. 1863).

Smith, G. N. A. - Died (Dec. 24, 1862).

Smith, J. D. - Detailed as wagon master. (Nov. 30, 1862).

Steel, B. F.

Stone, A. J. - Discharged (Sep. 22, 1862).

Stuart, G. W.

Stuart, Moses

Stuart, Wiley B. - Lieutenant (May 22, 1862); appointed Capt. (Aug.7, 1863)

Taaffe, George - Captured at Mound City, Kansas  (Oct. 24, 1864) P.O.W. at Rock Island, IL. (Dec. 7. 1864); exchanged (Mar, 13, 1865)

Thorm, C.

Thompson, Henry

Tollett, A.

Vandover, J. M.

Vaughan, T. S.

Walker. R. M.

Wallace, W. P.

Walters, O C. - Detailed as teamster (Jan. 1, 1864).

Ward, Charley - Detailed as clerk in Q. M. Dept. (June 13, 1863)

Warner, Alarison - Captured at Pilot Knob, Mo. (Sep. 27, 1864) at Rock Island, IL. Dec. 7, 1864); admitted in hospital in Richmond Va. (March 12, 1865)

(Mar. 12, 1865).

Watson, John

Watson, Martin

Whaley, P. G. - Enlisted May 22, 1862, in Co. D, Capt. Americus V. Rieff,  at Washington Arkansas, Hempstead Co.  Payton Green Whaley was by the age of 22, an overseer on the James and Joseph Smith brothers plantation in Hempstead county Arkansas. P. G. Whaley moved to Brown County Texas and established a grocery and farm near the community of Bangs, Texas. He died on August 23, 1901 and is buried in the Mukewater Cemetery in Brown County. A Confederate Civil War Veteran's Memorial plaque marks his resting place.  Fought in the battle of Cain Hill, Detailed in harness shop at Washington (Nov. 15, 1863)

Peyton Green Whaley  was born February 10, 1833 in Georgia, and died August 23, 1901 in Brown County, Texas. He married (1) Eliza J. Anderson October 17, 1860 in Hempstead, County Arkansas. She was born in Hempstead County, Arkansas. He married (2) Lucinda Catherine Anderson, April 25, 1861 in Hempstead County, Arkansas, daughter of John Anderson and Mary ?. She was born abt. 1841 in Hempstead County, Arkansas, and died 1931 in Mukewater Cemetery Bangs, Texas. Submitted by, Jerry Coffee 1st Lt. Commander, William H. L. Wells - Camp 1588, Sons of Confederate Veterans Plano, Texas

Williams, J. A. - Deserted (Dec. 15, 1864).

Williams. R. P. - Died (Dec. 27, 1862).

Wilson, T. E.

Wilson, William

Woods, P. S.

Worthington, W. 0. - Detailed in hospital at Fayetteville (Apr.18, 1863) paroled (Apr. 22, 1863)

 

 

Into the Mouth of The Cannon By Robert E Reynolds

 

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