3rd SC State Troops, Company D - 1862

3rd South Carolina State Troops
Company D
Jun 1862 - Jan 1863
Greenville District
Extreme Upper eastern Section

Officers
Hodges, Davis W., Captain
Hightower, John F., 1st Lieutenant
Posey, B. F., 2nd Lieutenant

NonCommissioned Officers
Allen, J. C., 1st Sergeant
Farmer, J. L., Sergeant
Goodlett, M. C., Sergeant
Goodwin, J. M., Sergeant
Howard, Milford, Sergeant
Couch, James, Corporal
Hardin, Joseph, Corporal
McDowell, Alfred, Corporal
Roberts, William, Corporal

Privates
Anders, David Asbel ( Asbury ), was born 20 November 1822 in South Carolina , possibly in Greenville County and married Temperance Bishop about 1844-possibly Greenville County. His compiled service record states that he was absent and never reported for service. He died 3 June 1920 in Pisgah Forest, Transylvania County, NC and is buried in Boyleston Baptist Church, Horseshoe, Henderson County, NC

Anders, George
Bain, David
Barton, Joseph
Batson, W. A.
Bums, William
Caloway, John D.
Caloway, T. C.
Capps, Berry
Cheatham, Anson
Cox, Ford
Crompton ( Crumpton ), Mangrum, born 18 April 1819 in Person County, N.C. to Norris and Susannah Watson Compton, was married to Nancy Tinsley, He died after 1880 in Knox County,Tennessee and is buried at Stoney Point Baptist Church off Thorngrove Pike.

Dill, Noel H.
Garner, Enus
Gilliland, Flemon
Gordan, Anderson
Gosnell, Charles
Gosnell, James
Gosnell, John
Gosnell, Peter
Griffin, A. C.
Grumbles, Robert
Gunter, Alen
Holcombe, F. M.
Holly, William
Jones, Robert
Kelly, James
Landers, Lewis
Lynch, John M.
Masters, Thomas
McJunkin, J. D. No record of his service and he may have not reported. Contact:

McJunkin, S. E. No record of his service and he may have not reported. Contact:

McKiny, Alexander
Mulinax, Joseph
Odam, William. born 12 Apr 1818, married Rebecca Brown, died 26 Dec 1893. buried Tyger Baptist Church, lived at the base of Packs Mtn., Highland Twp. Enlisted in Greenville. Nov. 1862. Present served 90 days, never paid.

Painter, H. T.
Pitman, Robert
Plumbly, John
Pool, Irvin
Pool, Seth
Potts, Alen
Quiton, Andrew
Reeves, Dyer
Rhodes, John
Robertson, Berry
Smith, A. J.
Southerlain ( Southerlin ), Charles A., born about 1820, married Carey Cox, resided Highland Twp.

Stewart, Alfred Anderson, born 11 Nov 1827, married Lousia Jane Robertson, died 22 Jul 1906, buried Cross Plains Bapt. Church, Highland Twp.

Thompson, George
Tinsly, Brackin
Tinsly, George
Waldrop, John
Waldrop, Thomas

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Note:
Many of these same men served together in The Sixteenth South Carolina, C.S.A. Company H, surrendering at Durham Station, 26 April 1865. The link will take you to a great site on this fine unit.


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