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SURNAMES: IVY - JONES (this page)

Ivy (Ivey)  James W
Private
Company C

(sic Irg, James W),
Age at Enlistment: 32
Enlisted 22 March 1862 at Leon AL "For Three Years"; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. C dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; POW at Corinth MS on 3-5 Oct 1862; KIA 31 May 1863 at Vicksburg MS during siege; (also died 1 June 1863 at Vicksburg MS); Buried in unknown grave in Soldiers Rest plot of Cedar Hill (City) Cemetery, Vicksburg MS; Claim for deceased soldier filed 28 Oct 1863 by Lucinda Ivey, widow

Jackson, A H
Private
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 32
Enlisted 12 May 1862 at Opelika AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. A dated 15 May 1862 at Opelika AL

Jackson, John Walker Williams (J.W.W.)
Captain
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 52
Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Greenville, Butler County AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co.A dated 15 May 1862 at Opelika AL as Captain; Born 3 April 1809 - Died 1 Feb 1899 at Pike County AL; Buried in the Orion community although exact location not further identified; Married to Elizabeth Lee

Jackson, R G
Private
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 31
Enlisted 22 March 1862 at Greenville, Butler County AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. A dated 15 May 1862 at Opelika AL

Jackson, Melanchthon G
Private
Company D

(also: Jackerson, Melancton)
Age at Enlistment: 17
Enlisted 9 Apr 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. D dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; WIA at Vicksburg MS as he signed his parole while Hospitalized in City Hospital at Vicksburg MS on 13 July 1863 as a Private of Co. D of the 37th AL Infantry CSA; Aboard the steamer Suffolk from Vicksburg to Mobile AL with 21 officers and 181 enlisted men on 22 July 1863 and delivered off Fort Morgan in Mobile Bay; Appears on Pay Roll dated 31 Oct 1863 at Montgomery AL with notation "At home sick."; Hospitalized in Texas Hospital at Auburn AL on 30 June 1864; Paroled at Greensboro NC as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. D

James, J
Private
Company H

Hospitalized at Greenville AL and "Returned to duty since last report" according to The Army Argus and Crisis, Mobile AL (Weekly Hospital Report) dated 26 Nov 1864

Jarrell, Lindsey
Private
Unknown Company

Service in 37th AL CSA not confirmed. Alabama Confederate Pension application filed by Nancy C. Jarrell, widow on his service claims duty in "Captain Simms’ Company" of the "37th Alabama Regiment" (no records for Capt. Simms found among records of officers serving in 37th AL CSA), however, unusual surname "Jarrell" is found among confirmed members of the 37th AL CSA

Jarrell (Jorrell), James
Private
Company I

Age at Enlistment: 25
Enlisted 20 April 1862 at LaFayette AL (ALSO 15 April 1862 at Auburn AL); Appears on Muster Roll of Co. I dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Died in service 16 July 1862 at Columbus MS of pneumonia; Claim for deceased soldier in "Talbot’s Company, 37th Ala" filed 18 Aug 1862 (ALSO 12 March 1863) by Lucinda M. Jarrell, widow, who signed her name to the claim, care of D. Clopton, attorney, Tuskegee AL; Appears on post-war Record Roll compiled by Thomas J. Griffin, former Captain of Co. I, dated 28 June 1866 with notations of his death at "Mississippi, Columbus", "Farmer", "Married"; Appears on Muster Roll of "Company ’I’ 37th Regiment, Alabama Volunteers at LaFayette, Chambers County, Alabama, March 6, 1862" published in 31 July 1901 issue of THE LAFAYETTE SUN (LaFayette, Chambers Co AL) with Privates as "Jarrell, James, died July 1862 at Columbus, Miss."; Born circa 1834; Brother to Joseph Jarrell (Co. I)

Jarrell (Jorrell/Jarrold), Joseph
Private
Company I

Age at Enlistment: 35
Enlisted 6 March 1862 at Lafayette AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. I dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Arrived at Columbus MS from Auburn sick camp 22 June 1862 according to diary entry of Lt. T.J. Carlisle (later published in 24 July 1902 WEEKLY ENTERPRISE, Enterprise, Chambers County, Ala.):

"... About twelve o’clock to-day, June 22nd, several members of the regiment who had been left at Auburn sick, came in and reported the balance of the boys improving. Among the number coming in to-day, there were two, Company "I.," Joseph Jarrold and James Moorman. They report the death of Sanders W. Talbot, a member of Company "I," and well liked by the entire company..."

Died in service 28 June 1863 of unknown cause at Vicksburg MS (unknown if KIA, DOW or DOD during Vicksburg siege as date corresponds with this action - family tradition holds him KIA); Buried in Grave No. 116 of Soldiers Rest plot of Cedar Hill (Vicksburg City) Cemetery, Vicksburg MS; Claim for deceased soldier filed 15 March 1864 by W.A. Walton, atty; Appears on post-war Record Roll compiled by Thomas J. Griffin, former Captain of Company I, dated 28 June 1866 with notations "Married", "Farmer" and his death at "Mississippi, Vicksburg"; Appears on Muster Roll of "Company ’I’ 37th Regiment, Alabama Volunteers at LaFayette, Chambers County, Alabama, March 6, 1862" published in 31 July 1901 issue of THE LAFAYETTE SUN (LaFayette, Chambers County AL) with Privates as "Jarrell, Joseph, died June 1863 at Vicksburg" (this source is specific about others who were killed or died of wounds - which lends credence to his death being from disease)"; Born circa 1825 in Wilkes County GA and married in Pike Co GA; wife Mary Palestine Spiers; Brother to James Jarrell (Co. I)



Jeffries, D N
Private (Musician)
Company A

Enlisted 1 Aug 1861 (also 6 Aug 1861) in Co. B of 54th AL CSA; "Musician"; Paroled at Greensboro NC as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. A


Jennings, Archibald J
Private-Corporal
Company B & C

Age at Enlistment: 28
Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Daviston AL in Captain L.P. Hamner's Company of Volunteers by Captain Hamner "For three years or the war"; Appears on Muster Roll of Hamner's Co. B dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL as Private; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863;

Among several members of Company B mentioned in letter of David M. Denney dated 24 Aug 1864 as being present in the trenches at Atlanta GA:

Mr. Carter [likely John C. Carter] is gone to the hospital. He was pretty sick when he left. I have not heard from him in some time. Billy Bishop has returned to the hospital. He has the mumps. Billy Smith has returned to the Command again. Tell Bop that Archy is all right [most likely a reference to Archibald Jennings]. Edney Foster the same [possible reference to family member of John T. Foster]. John & Willy Culpeper, John Danielly, Orderley Stricklin [First Sgt/"Orderly Sgt" Thomas J. Strickland], Jas. Robertson and in fact all the boys are in pretty good health. J J Fuller is rather porly.

Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as Private of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. C; Alabama Confederate Pension No. 5838 filed at Tallapoosa County AL states "Wounded at Atlanta, Georgia" and witnessed by J.M. Sellers and L.J. Hamilton (both Co. B); Made a Personal Statement to Census Tax Assessor of Tallapoosa County AL in 1907 in which he stated his service as a Private in Co. B and that he was "Discharged at Greensboro, North Carolina" in April 1865; appears in 1921 Census of Confederate Soldiers with notations "Served until he was paroled at close of the war"; Living (1921) with address R.F.D. #2 Dadeville, AL; Buried in Eagle Creek Cemetery at Tallapoosa County AL, 3 Aug 1833 - 3 April 1922


Jeter (Jaler), Jackson
Private
Company C

Enlisted 30 Sep 1862 or 1863 at Leon AL; Appears on Pay Roll dated 31 Oct 1863 at Montgomery AL; Signed his parole with X at Montgomery AL on 1 June 1865; 5’6" tall with black hair, grey eyes and dark complexion

Jetter, Jefferson J
Rank Unknown
Company C

Buried in Cypress Cemetery at Jackson County FL, 1819 – 1906; SEE RECORD OF “JETER, JACKSON ALSO CO. C” as this may be same man
 
Johnson, C L
Private
Company F

Age at Enlistment: 23
Enlisted 12 March 1862 at China Grove, Pike County AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. F dated 20 April 1862; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. F dated 26 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on Pay Roll dated 31 Dec 1863 "near Dalton" GA; Paid $22 for 1 Nov to 31 Dec 1863 on 1 Jan 1864; Paroled at Greensboro NC as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. F

Johnson, Charles L
Private
Unknown Company

Died in service 31 Oct 1862 at Oak Bowery, Chambers County AL of Typhoid fever

Johnson, Charles L
4th Sergeant
Company I

Enlisted 17 March 1862 in Co. A of 42nd AL CSA; Paroled in the field at Vicksburg MS as a Private of Co. A of the 42nd AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. I as 4th Sergeant

Johnson, G B (J B)
Private
Company E

WIA or sick as he signed his parole with X while Hospitalized at Vicksburg MS on 10 July 1863 as a Private of Co. E of the 37th AL Infantry CSA - POSSIBLY same man as Green Berry Johnson of Co. A

Johnson, George M. T. (W)
Private
Company B

Age at Enlistment: 36
Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Daviston AL in Captain L.P. Hamner’s Company of Volunteers by Captain Hamner "For three years or the duration of the war."; Appears on Muster Roll of Hamner’s Co. B dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Died in service 11 Sep 1862 in Hospital at Columbus MS of "Typhoid fever"; Claim for deceased soldier filed 8 or 18 Apr 1863 on behalf of widow Martha Ann Johnson by W.A. Welch, atty; He was born in GA and was 36 years old with dark complexion and blue eyes, 6’0" tall; Claim paid 5 Oct 1864: $8.68; Death Certificate No 19651 issued by Treasury Dept lists "Captain Jno. O. Davis’ Company" and states "Due claimant the sum of $8.68, being for services of said deceased from 1862/06/30, the date of last payment to 1862/09/11, the date of death, inclusive, 2 mos. 11 day at $11 per month - $26.03 less $17.35 stoppages" and the amount "Payable to William A. Welch, Atty. for Martha A. Johnson, widow c/o W.H. Fowler, Agt. for Ala."; Widow resided in Arab AL

Johnson, Green Berry
Private
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 37
Enlisted 22 March 1862 at Auburn AL by J.F. Dowdell; Listed as Private on Muster Roll of Co. A dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; WIA seriously at Vicksburg MS during siege; POW taken near Atlanta 22 July 1864; Sent to Nashville, Louisville and on to prison at Camp Chase OH; Released 6 June 1865 on Oath (at 41 years old); Dark complexion, dark hair, hazel eyes and 5’10-1/2" tall; Buried in Rocky Creek Methodist Church Cemetery, South of Ashford, Houston County AL, Marker information "Green B. Johnson Pvt Co. A. 37th Alabama" no dates for birth/death inscribed

Johnson, J R
Private
Company K

Age at Enlistment: 33/34
Enlisted 17 March 1862 at Spring Hill AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. K dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Furloughed for 30 days due to "Paralysis of left hand" for 20 June-20 July 1862 and paid $7.50 for commutation of rations while on leave; POW at Cassville GA on 19 May 1864 and sent to Louisville KY and on to Camp Morton (Indianapolis IN); Died in service 28 Jan 1865 of unknown cause while prisoner; 5’10" tall with dark complexion, blue eyes and dark hair; Farmer by occupation; Born: Johnson County NC

Johnson, James E
Private
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 16
Enlisted 14 Apr 1862 at Abbeville AL by A.C. Gorden; Listed as Private on Muster Roll of Co. A dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Signed his parole with X in the field at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863 as a Private of Co. A of the 37th AL Infantry CSA

Johnson, James H (sic M)
Private-2nd Lieutenant-1st Lieutenant-Captain
Company B/Regimental Field & Staff

Age at Enlistment: 20
Enlisted 22 Apr 1862 in Captain L.P. Hamner’s Company of Volunteers at Camp Johnson by Captain Hamner "For three years or the duration of the war"; Appears on Muster Roll of Hamner’s Co. B dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL as Private; Claim for deceased soldier (Francis M Culpepper of Co. B) was signed by "Jas H Johnson, Lieut/commanding company" at Camp Rodgers MS dated 18 Dec 1863; Board of Examiners rejected his lieutenancy: (NEED to see Moses Green Personal Papers); Signed his parole in the field at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863 as 1st Lieutenant of Co. B of the 37th AL Infantry CSA; Appears on a Descriptive List dated 11 March 1864 at Dalton GA as Captain, Commanding Co. B; Promoted to Captain 15 March 1864; Leave S.O. 73/1; WIA at Atlanta GA 22 July 1864; Commanding Regiment 31 Dec 1864; Paroled at Greensboro NC as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. B as Captain in command of Co.

Johnson, Jesse M (J)
Private
Company K

Age at Enlistment: 22
Enlisted 1 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on Muster Roll dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 April 1863 at Vicksburg MS; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 10 July 1863; Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 April 1864 at Dalton GA; Hospitalized in St Mary’s Hospital at LaGrange GA 3 June 1864 with acute diarrhea; Paroled at Greensboro NC 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. K; Alabama Confederate Pension No. 28210 recorded at Coffee County AL, application by Mrs. H.E. Johnson, widow, witnessed by W. E. Anderson and H. H. Gallaway (both surnames found in 37th AL, but do not appear to be these individuals)

Johnson, John M
Private
Company F

Enlisted 10 Aug 1861 in Co. C of 54th AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. F

Johnson, Stephen E
Private
Company H

Age at Enlistment: 18
Enlisted 18 March 1862 at Lawrenceville AL; Died in service of unknown cause on or before 31 Oct 1863, and appears on Pay Roll dated 31 Oct 1863 at Lookout Mountain TN with notation of death at "Alabama, Dale County"

Johnson, Thomas
Private
Company F

Alabama Confederate Pension No. 20767 recorded at Pike County AL, applicant Margaret Johnson, widow, witnessed by J.T. Freeman and W.A. Williford; Buried in Pleasant Hill Primitive Baptist Church Cem., Needmore Rd near Troy, Pike Co AL, 6 March 1841-7 Aug 1910

Johnson, Thomas L
Private
Company I

Age at Enlistment: 27
Enlisted 22 Apr 1862 at Lafayette AL; (ALSO 15 April 1862); Appears on Muster Roll of Co. I dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on post-war Record Roll compiled by Thomas J. Griffin, former Captain of Co. I, dated 28 June 1866 with notations "Married", "Farmer" and residence indicated as "Oak Bowery" AL and death noted as "At Home On Furlough"; Alabama Confederate Pension application filed at Lee County AL by Mrs. A.A. Johnson, widow, dated 18 June 1897; Appears on Muster Roll of "Company ’I’ 37th Regiment, Alabama Volunteers at LaFayette, Chambers County, Alabama, March 6, 1862" published in 31 July 1901 issue of LAFAYETTE SUN (LaFayette, Chambers Co AL) with Privates as "Johnson, Thomas, died at home on furlough"

Johnson, Veul
Rank Unknown
Unknown Company

Service in 37th AL CSA not confirmed - A "Vuel Johnson" mentioned in service record of John James Gibson (Co. K), who appears on Pay Roll dated 30 April 1864 at Dalton GA with notation "Absent without leave owes Veul Johnson from 16th April to 26 May 1864"


Johnson, William S
Private
Company I

Enlisted 12/13 Aug 1863 at Cusseta AL; Appears on Pay Roll dated 29 Feb 1864 at Dalton GA; Appears on post-war Record Roll compiled by Thomas J. Griffin, former Captain of Co. I, dated 28 June 1866 with notations "Married", "Farmer" and address as "P.O. LaFayette" AL; Appears on Muster Roll of "Company ’I’ 37th Regiment, Alabama Volunteers at LaFayette, Chambers County, Alabama, March 6, 1862" published in 31 July 1901 issue of LAFAYETTE SUN (LaFayette, Chambers Co AL) with Privates as "Johnson, Wm. S."; Listed as Private in muster roll of Co. I published in WEEKLY ENTERPISE by T.J. Carlisle in 1902

Johnson, William
Private
Company B

Enlisted 5 May 1862 in Captain L.P. Hamner’s Company of Volunteers at Camp Johnson by Captain Hamner "For three years or the duration of the war"; Appears on Muster Roll of Hamner’s Co. B dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL

Johnson (Johnston), J A
Private
Company F

Age at Enlistment: 17
Enlisted 12 March 1862 at Pike County AL (ALSO enlisted 11 April 1862 at Farnville (?) AL); Appears on Muster Roll of Co. F dated 20 April 1862; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. F dated 26 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Signed his parole with X at Vicksburg MS on 10 July 1863; Appears on Pay Roll dated 31 Dec 1863 at Dalton GA; Surrendered 13 May 1865 at Citronelle AL as part of Companies E & G of 63rd AL Regiment of Volunteers CSA commanded by Captain A.V. Lee; Listed as "J A Johnson" among Privates in Muster Roll of Co. F published in 12 June 1902 WEEKLY ENTERPRISE

Johnson (Johnston), James A
Private
Company B

Age at Enlistment: 26
Enlisted 5 May 1862 in Captain Hamner’s Company of Volunteers at Camp Johnson by Captain L.P. Hamner "For three years or the duration of the war" (ALSO recorded enlistment as 17 April 1862); WIA and paroled in City Hospital at Vicksburg MS as a Private of Co. B of the 37th AL Infantry CSA; Alabama Confederate Pension application filed at Chambers County AL on 14 Aug 1902 states "Wounded: Vicksburg, Mississippi" and his age (1902) as "67", also notes "Unable to make a living by manual labor on account of old age and wounds"; Address (1902) P.O. Marcoot AL

Johnson (Johnston), Samuel Suggs
Private
Company B

Age at Enlistment: 24
Enlisted 15 March 1862 in Captain L.P. Hamner’s Company of Volunteers at Daviston AL by Captain Hamner "for three years or the duration of the war"; Appears on Muster Roll of Hamner’s Co. B dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; WIA or sick as he signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 13 July 1863 while in City Hospital as a Private of Co. B of the 37th AL Infantry CSA; Among Vicksburg MS sick and wounded sent by steamer H. Chouteau to Mobile AL via New Orleans LA; Made a Personal Statement to Census Tax Assessor of Tallapoosa County AL in 1907 stating discharged at Macon GA in April 1864; Alabama Confederate Pension No. 12107 filed at Elmore County, application witnessed by A.C. Still and J.T. Williams; Alabama Confederate Pension application filed by Elizabeth E. Johnston, widow, dated 17 Dec 1920 at Tallapoosa County AL states "Captured and exchanged at Vicksburg. Left the Service when the War ended."

Johnston, D Y
Corporal
Company A

Enlisted 21 Sep 1861 (record predates formation of 37th AL CSA); Paroled at Greensboro NC 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. A



Johnston, Decker Fannin
Private
Company D

(also recorded as "Johnson")
Age at Enlistment: 34
Enlisted 9 April 1862 in "Capt. Slaton's Company" (later Co. D) for "3 years or the duration of the war" by J.F. Dowdell; Appears on Muster Roll of Company D, 37th Alabama Regiment of Volunteer Infantry dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; POW captured at Iuka-Corinth-Hatchie MS (Sept or Oct 1862); Listed as a POW paroled and exchanged on 2 Dec 1862 near Vicksburg MS (one of 197 POWs then and there exchanged); Uncle to Capt. Clark W. Foster of Co. D.

Family Bible once owned by Clark W. Foster's mother, Margaret Foster (nee Johnston), a sister to Decker F. Johnston, notes Johnston's death occurred at Vicksburg MS in June 1863 - family tradition/oral history holds that Johnston died in the arms of his nephew, Capt. Clark W. Foster. Foster's service record adds credence as it shows him to be present at Vicksburg during Union siege (May-July 1863).



Johnston, William
Private
Company B

Signed his parole with X at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863; POW (officially MIA) at Lookout Mountain TN 24 Nov 1863/POW sent to Nashville, Louisville and on to Rock Island Prison IL; Joined US Army for Frontier Service on 31 Oct 1864, but was rejected; 6’2" tall with dark complexion, brown hair and hazel eyes; 23 years old in 1864; Home: Tallapoosa County AL; CONFUSING RECORD: POW at Washington DC 4 May 1863 captured near Fredericksburg 3 May 1863 and exchanged 10 May 1863 - must be misfiled record of man of same name as 37th AL not in eastern theatre this date or engaged in this battle as the 37th AL CSA was besieged at Vicksburg at that time

Joiner, A A
Private
Company A

Surrendered in FL to General Edmund Cook as one of 8,000 under command of General Sam Jones; Paroled 17 May 1865 at Tallahassee FL

Joiner, F M
Private
Company I

WIA or sick as he signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 16 July 1863

Joiner, James M
Private
Company B & G

Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Daviston AL; POW at Corinth MS 3-5 Oct 1862 and aboard steamer Dacotah 18 Oct 1862 for exchange near Vicksburg; Officially declared exchanged 8 Nov 1862; signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863; POW at Lookout Mountain 24 Nov 1863 and sent to Nashville TN, Louisville KY and on to Rock Island Prison IL; Home: Lovina (READ Louina) AL in Randolph County AL

Jones, Bird (Byrd)
Private
Company K

Age at Enlistment: 23
Previously enlisted and served in Co. I of 15th AL CSA Infantry and discharged for disability during winter of 1861; Enlisted in 37th AL CSA Infantry on 29 Apr 1862 at Troy AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. K dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 Apr 1863 at Vicksburg MS; WIA slightly during Vicksburg MS siege and signed his parole there with X; Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 Apr 1864 at Dalton GA; Surrendered as part of Co. K "Color Guard"; Paroled 12 May 1865 at Montgomery AL; Described on parole as having dark hair, dark eyes and dark complexion, __’ 5" tall; Residence: Pike County AL

Jones, Green M
Private-Corporal
Company E

Age at Enlistment: 20
Enlisted 29 March 1862 at Woodville AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. E dated 2 May 1862 at Auburn AL; WIA or sick as he signed his parole at Vicksburg MS in City Hospital on 13 July 1863 as Corporal of Co. E of the 37th AL Infantry CSA; One of 181 men and 21 officers aboard steamer Suffolk delivered at Fort Morgan on Mobile Bay AL 22 July 1863; POW at Missionary Ridge 25 Nov 1863 and sent to Nashville, Louisville and on to Rock Island IL on 8 Dec 1863 where he remained until sent to New Orleans LA on 3 May 1865 for exchange on 23 May 1865

Jones, Isaac N
4th Corporal
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 16
Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Greenville, Butler County AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. A dated 15 May 1862 at Opelika AL as 4th Corporal

Jones, J M
Private
Company G

Enlisted (Conscripted?) 21 Sep 1864 at Olney AL by Col. Lanier; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. G

Jones, James M
Private
Company B

Age at Enlistment: 20
Enlisted 15 March 1862 in Captain L.P. Hamner’s Company of Volunteers at Daviston AL by Captain Hamner "for three years or the duration of the war"; Appears on Muster Roll of Hamner’s Co. B dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL

Jones, James (J) M
Private
Company K

Enlisted (Conscripted?) 1 Nov 1864 at Troy AL in Co. K of 37th AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. K; Alabama Confederate Pension application filed at Pike County AL by Mrs. Marion Jones, widow, states service under the command of "Colonel Emerrine (read Amorine) and Captain Lee (possibly Leach?). Left service at close of war, Vicksburg, North Carolina; surrendered."

Jones, Joseph (J) D
Private-2nd Sergeant
Company K

Age at Enlistment: 29
Enlisted 17 March 1862 at Spring Hill AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. K dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL as Private; Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 April 1863 at Vicksburg MS as 2nd Sergeant; DOW at Vicksburg MS 25 June 1863, death noted as "Mississippi, Vicksburg, Wound."; Buried in Grave 102 of Soldiers Rest plot of Cedar Hill (Vicksburg City) Cemetery, Vicksburg MS; (RECORDS OF JOSIAH JONES, ALSO CO. K APPEAR TO HAVE BEEN CONFUSED WITH THIS MAN, as one record for JOSIAH who clearly survived the siege has him KIA during the siege of Vicksburg MS with claim filed for deceased soldier 3 Nov 1863 by Martha L Jones, widow , who in all likelihood would be widow of JOSEPH rather than Josiah) - these men appear to possibly be closely related

Jones, Josiah
3rd Sergeant
Company K

Age at Enlistment: 27
Enlisted 17 March 1862 at Spring Hill AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. K dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL as 3rd Sergeant; Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 June 1863 at Vicksburg MS as 3rd Sergeant; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863; Paid 16 Nov 1863 for 1 July -31 Aug 1863: $34.00; Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 April 1864 at Dalton GA; (CONFLICTING DATA has him KIA during the siege of Vicksburg MS; Claim filed for deceased soldier 3 Nov 1863 by Martha L Jones, widow - THIS PARTICULAR ENTRY MUST BE CONFUSED WITH THE SERVICE OF JOSEPH D JONES, ALSO CO. K - KNOWN TO HAVE D.O.W. AT VICKSBURG) - these men appear to possibly be closely related

Jones, Lenara (L) D
Private-Lieutenant
Company K (H)

Died in service of unknown cause at Vicksburg MS 22 June 1863; Buried in Grave 79 of Soldiers Rest plot of Cedar Hill (City) Cemetery, Vicksburg MS; "Lt. L D Jones" mentioned as "killed at Vicksburg" in 1902 letter of A.J. Bryan (Co.K)

Jones, M M
Private
Company C

No additional information currently available

Jones, Robert M
4th Sergeant
Company H

Enlisted 9 May 1862 in Co. G of 42nd AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. H

Jones, Rufus H
Private
Company A

POW at unknown action reported near Nashville TN 16 Dec 1864 or Franklin TN 17 Dec 1864 (Missionary Ridge/Lookout Mountain or Dalton GA winter encampment?) and sent to Nashville TN, Louisville KY and on to Camp Chase OH; Buried in Union Cemetery at Woodville, Jackson County AL, 1824-1885

Jones, Samuel D
Rank Unknown
Company Unknown

Buried in unspecified location at Wayne County MS, 1843-1920
 
Jones, Septimus L (F)
Private
Company A

Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Greenville AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. A dated 15 May 1862 at Opelika AL

Jones, Solomon D
Private
Company H

Age at Enlistment: 17
Enlisted 18 March 1862 at Lawrenceville AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. H dated 10 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Hospitalized in General Hospital (Branch) at Marion MS 18 Dec 1862 to 8 Feb 1863; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863; Appears on Pay Roll dated 31 Oct 1863 at Lookout Mountain TN; Hospitalized in Floyd Hospital or Ocmulgee Hospital at Macon GA 28 Nov 1863 for "Vul. Contus" (1901 definition: "Vul. Contus.: abbreviation for Vulnus contusio: A wound or injury by blunt weapon or by violent collision that breaks the skin or covering and also resulting in an underlying bruise") - possibly WIA at Lookout Mountain/Missionary Ridge TN (23-25 Nov 1863); Hospitalized in Ross Hospital at Mobile AL 17-24 Oct 1864 with Febris Intermittens, Tert. (malaria)

Jones, Thomas
Private
Company H

Age at Enlistment: ca 31
Enlisted 16 Sep 1864 in Co. H of 37th AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. H; Born 14 Apr 1833 - Died 17 Sep 1867 according to marker for "Thomas Jones, Pvt., Co H, 37th Ala." located at Jones Family Cemetery on County Road 89 (north of Eufaula AL)

Jones, William A
Private
Company H

Age at Enlistment: 25/26
Enlisted 18 March 1862 at Lawrenceville AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. H dated 10 May 1862 at Auburn AL; POW captured and paroled at Yazoo MS on 21 May 1863; Appears on Pay Roll dated 31 Oct 1863 at Lookout Mountain TN; Described as 5’10" tall with black eyes, black hair and born at Harriston GA

Jones, William L
Private
Company G

Paroled at Columbus MS 29 May 1865

Jones, William W
Private
Company E

Age at Enlistment: 17
Enlisted 29 March 1862 at Woodville AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. E dated 2 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Received a disability discharge 26 July 1862 at Columbus MS: Unfit for duty for 30 days: "Dropsy-dropsical from childhood" (1901 Medical Definition: "Dropsy: Hydrops, an accumulation of fluid in any part of the body, specifically; Dropsy of Belly: Ascites; Dropsy of Brain: Hydrocephalus; Dropsy Cardiac: that due to failure of compensation in cardiac disease"); 5’5" tall with fair complexion, hazel eyes, dark hair and farmer by occupation; Buried in Newville City Cemetery, Newville, Henry County AL, marker information "William W. Jones Co. E. 37th Alabama CSA - b/ Nov 14 1836 d/ Dec 21 1919"

Jones (sic Janes/James), Toliver M (also F M)
Private
Company I

Age at Enlistment: 32
Enlisted 20/25 Apr 1862 at Lafayette AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. I dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Served as Teamster 1 June-10 July 1863 (at Vicksburg MS); WIA severely at Vicksburg MS siege and signed his parole with X on 13 July 1863 while Hospitalized at Vicksburg MS as a Private of Co. I of the 37th AL Infantry CSA; DOW on or after 13 July 1863 at Vicksburg MS; Appears on Pay Roll dated 29 Feb 1864 at Dalton GA with notation "Left at Vicksburg, supposed to be dead."; Appears on post-war Record Roll compiled by Thomas J. Griffin, former Captain of Co. I, dated 28 June 1866 with death noted from "Wounds.", "Wounded: Siege of Vicksburg", other notations "Married", "Farmer" and address "P.O. Hickory Flat, Alabama"; Appears on Muster Roll of "Company ’I’ 37th Regiment, Alabama Volunteers at LaFayette, Chambers County, Alabama, March 6, 1862" published in 31 July 1901 issue of LAFAYETTE SUN (LaFayette, Chambers Co AL) with Privates as "Jones, Toliver M., died of wounds July 1863"

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