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Last update 25 Jan 2011

Knight, Cofield
Private
Company C

Enlisted 10 May 1862; paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. C; Alabama Confederate Pension application filed 13 April 1901 at Henry County AL by Amanda Knight, widow

Knight, Franklin
Private
Company K

Age at Enlistment: 25
Enlisted 17 March 1862 at Spring Hill AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. K dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Hospitalized with "Icterus" (Icterus: Jaundice. Icterus gravis: Acute Yellow Atrophy of the Liver - 1901 Medical Definition) and hepatitis "able to bear transportation" - not dated; Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 April 1863 at Vicksburg MS; Paid $44 on 28 Dec 1863 for 1 July -1 Nov 1863; Hospitalized in Griffin Hospital (Griffin GA?) on 16 Dec 1863 for chronic diarrhea and furloughed 25 Dec 1863; Commutation of rations on 31 Dec 1863 to 24 Jan 1864 is signed with X; Hospitalized as WIA on 11 Feb 1864 in Way Hospital at Meridian MS and furloughed (wound from unknown action, but possibly from Lookout Mtn/Missionary Ridge TN - Nov 1863 or more likely from various actions in and around Dalton GA encampment area in winter 1863-1864 as hospitalization record in Dec 1863 is for diarrhea, not for gun shot); Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 April 1864 at Dalton GA; Hospitalized in St Mary’s Hospital at LaGrange GA 30 June 1864 and furloughed for no more than 30 days; Signed his parole with X at Montgomery AL on 26 May 1865; 5’9" tall with dark hair, black eyes and dark complexion

Knight, G J
Private
Company K

Enlisted 20 April 1862 at Troy AL; Signed Pay Roll dated 30 April 1864 at Dalton GA

Knight, J S
Private
Company E

Enlisted (Conscripted?) 9 March 1865 at Montgomery AL by Captain Evans; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. E; An "L.S. Knight" (possibly misread) witnessed the Confederate Pension application of Alice L. Davidson, widow of James T. Davidson (Co. C)

Knight, J T
Private
Company K

Enlisted 1 May 1862 in Co. K of 37th AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL Reg CSA, Co. K

Knight, R D
Private
Company K

Age at Enlistment: 34
Enlisted 29 April 1862 at Troy AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. K dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 April 1863 at Vicksburg MS with notation "Absent sick."; Died in service at Holly Springs MS of unknown cause at unknown date; Claim for deceased soldier filed 12 Sep 1863 by Elizabeth Knight, widow, care of B. Fitzpatrick, atty, Troy AL and paid 26 July 1864; (NOTE: Need to locate private papers of Ezekial Merideth, Private, Co. C/G 1st AL Inf CSA)

Knight, Thomas D (O)
3rd Sergeant
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 25
Enlisted 22 March 1862 at Auburn AL by J.F. Dowdell; Listed as 3rd Sergeant on Muster Roll of Co. A dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Signed his parole in the field at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863 as Sergeant of Company A of the 37th AL Infantry CSA; POW at Missionary Ridge TN on 25 Nov 1863 and sent to Nashville, Louisville and on to Rock Island Prison IL; Mentioned by Samuel Singletary in his description of the organization of Co. A published in 17 Apr 1902 edition of WEEKLY ENTERPRISE: "... This completed the organization of the company except the appointment of non-commissioned officers, which the captain did soon after our arrival at Auburn which was as follows: ... Thomas O Knight, 3d Sergt ..."

Knight, Thomas J
Private
Company K

Age at Enlistment: 20
Enlisted 17 March 1862 at Spring Hill AL (ALSO 29 April 1862 at Troy, Pike County AL); Appears on Muster Roll of Co. K dated 13 May 1862; POW at Corinth MS 3-5 Oct 1862 and sent to Columbus KY on 9 Oct 1862 for exchange; One of 539 POWs aboard steamer Dacotah on 18 Oct 1862 officially declared exchanged 8 Nov 1862; Hospitalized in General Hospital at Meridian MS 21 March 1863; Appears on Pay Roll dated 30 April 1863 at Vicksburg MS; Hospitalized in Ross Hospital at Mobile AL 28 Sep-19 Oct 1864: Febris Intermittens, Tert. (malaria); Hospitalized "Admitted since last report" at hospital at Greenville AL according to The Army Argus and Crisis (Weekly Hospital Report) dated 26 Nov 1864

Lafayette, Charles
Private
Company H

Enlisted 25 Feb 1865 in Co. H of 37th AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. H

Lamar, Lucius M
5th Sergeant
Company D

Age at Enlistment: 30
Enlisted 9 Apr 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. D dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL as 5th Sergeant

Lamar, Thomas C
Private-2nd Lieutenant
Company D

Age at Enlistment: 26
Enlisted 9 Apr 1862; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. D dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL as Private; Detached 1 July - 18 Oct 1862 and paid $44 in Lt Kennedy's (read: Kendrick's) Company; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 10 July 1863; Appears on Pay Roll dated 31 Oct 1863 with notation "Private promoted Fifer Major"; Made 2nd Lieutenant 21 June 1864; Hospitalized (sick) 15 July 1864 near Atlanta GA; Hospitalized in St Mary's Hospital at LaGrange GA  18 July 1864: chronic diarrhea and sent to Auburn AL 31 July 1864; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. D

Lamar (Lomar/Lemar), Alfred G
Private
Company D

Age at Enlistment: 29
Enlisted 9 Apr 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. D dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Paid $22 on 9 Sep 1863 for 1 July -31 Aug 1863; Paid $50.00 bounty on 20 Aug 1863; Detailed as "Machinist and Blacksmith" at Selma AL CSA Arsenal Aug 1863-Dec 1864 and paid $3.00/month extra duty pay; Buried in Westview (LaFayette City) Cemetery, Section 3, LaFayette, Chambers County AL, marker inscribed "ALFRED G. LAMAR / CO. D / 37TH REG. ALA. VOL."

Lamber(t), Robert A
1st Corporal
Company I

Enlisted 17 March 1862 in Co. A of 42 AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. I

Lampkin (Lamkin), Winifield (Winfield) S. J.
Private- Assistant Commissary Sergeant-Captain
Company D/Regimental Field & Staff

Age at Enlistment: 32/37
Enlisted 9 Apr 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. D dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL as Private, age 32; "A.C.S." 13 May 1862 - resigned 18 Jan 1863; Enrolled by Captain Roscoe at Tuskegee, Macon County. Unfit for duty except as clerk; Pay records, transfer and recommendation by colonel all on microfilm; Resigned 10 Jan 1863; A.C.S = "Assistant Commissary Sergeant"

Landrum (Landram), James A
Private
Company F

Age at Enlistment: 17
Enlisted 12 March 1862 at Pike County AL; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 10 July 1863; paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. F; Born 30 Oct 1844-Died 12 Apr 1905 and buried in Peachtree Baptist Cem., near Atlanta, DeKalb Co, GA

Landrum (Landron), John T
Private
Company B

Enlisted 5 Apr 1862 at Camp Johnson; Paid $22 on 14 Oct 1862 for 1 July-31 Aug 1862; Hospitalized for unknown reason in General Hospital at Enterprise MS 4 Apr 1863; Died of unknown disease in service 20 June 1864

Laney, Eli
Private
Company B

Appears on undated roll of Co. B in Tallapoosa AL Archives; Mentioned in T.J. Strickland letter of 6 July 1862 letter written at Columbus MS: "… I have been looking for the Laney boys but they have not come yet…" ; Died in service 11 Nov 1862 of unknown cause (disease assumed) at unknown location

Laney, Nicholas
Private
Company B

Mentioned in T.J. Strickland letter of 6 July 1862 letter written at Columbus MS: " ... I have been looking for the Laney boys but they have not come yet ... "

Lanier, Nicholas
Sergeant
Company F

POSSIBLY SAME MAN AS "NICHOLAS LANEY" OF COMPANY B - SEE HIS RECORD

Lanier, T W
Private
Company F

Enlisted 10 Aug 1861 (also 1862) in Co. C of 54th AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. F

Lard (Laird), W J
Private
Company C

Enlisted 1 Nov 1862 at Leon AL; Assigned to duty as Nurse in Stant (Stout?) Hospital at Madison GA 27 Jan 1864 by Special Order No. 23/9 dated 23 Jan 1864

Larkin, Eleazar
Rank Unknown
Company K

Confederate Pension Record for ELEAZAR LARKIN, CSA, Co K, 37th AL Regt. from Escambia Co., Alabama, copy of pension signed by widow, Mrs. N.M. Larkin

Larry, J
Private
Company K

Enlisted 4 Feb 1863; Hospitalized in Convalescents Camp at Rome GA according to report of Sep-Oct 1863

Larry (Lary), Samuel D
Private
Company C

Enlisted 7 Nov 1862; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865

Lassiter (Lasseter), J B (J R)
Private
Company E

KIA 21 March 1863; Claim for deceased soldier filed 21 March 186- by Jason Lassiter, father

Lassiter (Lasseter), William M
Private
Company B & C

Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Daviston AL; Paid $44 on 21 Nov 1862 for service from 1 July-31 Oct 1862; Died in service of unknown cause at Vicksburg MS 1 June 1863; Buried in unknown grave in Soldiers Rest plot of Cedar Hill (City) Cemetery, Vicksburg MS; Claim for deceased soldier filed 6 Apr 1863(64?) by C.L.D. Lassiter, father

Lassiter (Lasseter), Young J
Private
Company E

Enlisted 10 March 1862; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS with X on 10 July 1863; Hospitalized in Ross Hospital at Mobile, AL from Oct 17-Nov 5 1864 with Febris Intermittens, Quot (malaria); Returned to duty; Paroled at Greensboro NC; A "T.J. Lassiter" (possibly misread for Y.J.) witnessed the Confederate Pension application of Elijah Fortune (Co. K); Born 11 Oct 1836 - Died 10 Jan 1923 and buried at Center Ridge Methodist Church, Pike Co AL; Son of Jason Lassiter

Lawrence, J M
Private
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 25
Enlisted 17 March 1862 at Greenville AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. A dated 15 May 1862 at Opelika AL

Lawrence, J W
Private
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 30
Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Greenville AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. A dated 15 May 1862 at Opelika AL with notation "Rejected for mobility by surgeon"

Lawson, Thomas D
Private
Company C

Enlisted 17 March 1862; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865

Layne, William J
Rank Unknown
Company E

Died of unknown cause at unknown location in 1862 and buried in Moon Cemetery at Madison County AL, 1823-1862


Leach, James M, Dr.
1st Lieutenant-Captain
Company K

Age at Enlistment: 25
Pre-war physician (age 23) residing in the household of William C. Dossey at or near Troy, in the 1860 Federal Census of Pike County, Ala.; Enlisted 17 March 1862, and elected same date as 1st Lieutenant in "Captain Amerine's Company of Volunteers" (later Company K of the 37th Alabama Infantry Regiment); Promoted Captain to rank 13 May 1862 when Amerine was made the regiment's Major; Present at Columbus MS July 1862 as Captain; POW in one of the actions at Iuka-Hatchie-Corinth MS (during Sept-Oct 1862) and paroled 14 Oct 1862; POW at Vicksburg MS and signed his parole in the field at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863; Signed numerous requisitions and other company documents and was paid $130 on 11 Nov 1863 for service from 1-31 Oct 1863; Commanding Co. K at Lookout Mountain TN during Nov 1863; Numerous references to "Dr. Leach’s Company K" in other personnel documents; Mortally wounded and DOW at New Hope Church GA on 25 May 1864; In 1902 issue of The Weekly Enterprise (Enterprise, Chambers County, Ala.) newspaper article by T.J. Carlisle mentions:

"... Mrs. Catharine Floyd, of Grandalino, Texas, who was wife of Captain Leach, Co K, writes me a beautiful and pathetic letter concerning her husband who was wounded near Atlanta and died in hospital there."  [of note: "Catharine McCaskill" a 20-year-old teacher born in South Carolina is also included, with Leach and two other adult males of differing surnames, in the Dossey household in the 1860 census of Pike County raising the possibility of all four being paid borders]

Included on a list as "Capt Leach, wounded at New Hope; died" in 1902 letter of A.J. Bryan (Co. K) published in 1902 article of The Weekly Enterprise.


Ledbetter, Cicero M S
Rank Unknown
Company A

Buried in Oakwood Cemetery at Montgomery County AL, no dates

Lee, Benjamin
Private
Company C

Age at Enlistment: 27
Enlisted 24 March 1862 at Greenville; Served as character witness in Court Martial of Washington Kirksey of Co. C on 31 July 1862 at Columbus MS (for desertion); POW at Corinth MS and paroled on 19 Oct 1862; Hospitalized in Ross Hospital at Mobile AL from 17-23 Oct 1864 with Febris Intermittens, Quot. (malaria); Signed his parole at Montgomery AL on 1 June 1865; 5’10" tall with black hair, grey eyes, dark complexion; Buried at Bush Field Cemetery, Covington County AL - grave marker inscribed "Apr. 7, 1834-Jan. 11, 1908 / Pvt. Co. C, 37th Alabama Infantry"; Brother-in-law to William Lundsford Lee and George W. Lee (not otherwise related) also of Co. C; Born in Georgia - married Martha Jane Lee at Wilkes County GA; Witnessed the Confederate Pension application of G.F. Bryan (Co. C) along with a "John H. Gommillion" (Co. C); Witnessed the Confederate Pension application of Henry C. Gomeillion/Gomillion (Co. C)

Lee, E S
Private
Company K

Paroled at Montgomery AL 29 May 1865


Lee, George Washington
Private
Company C

Age at Enlistment: ca 18
POW & WIA at Corinth MS 19 Oct 1862; WIA seriously at Vicksburg MS and signed his parole there on 13 July 1863 in the field as a Private of Co. C of the 37th AL Infantry CSA, and is one of 611 POWs aboard steamer Crescent delivered off Mobile AL; Paid $22 on 1 Nov 1863 for 1 Sep-31 Oct 1863; Paid commutation of rations on 12 Nov 1863 for 4 Aug-3 Oct 1863; Disability discharge granted 15 Dec 1863: "Right arm amputated at shoulder due to wound received at siege of Vicksburg"; Witnessed the Confederate Pension application of Henry C. Gomeillion (Co. C); Buried in Elizabeth Primitive Baptist Church cemetery at McKenzie AL - marker for "Elder George W. LEE CONFEDERATE VETERAN / United Daughters of Confederacy Iron Marker / Company C - 37th Alabama Infantry in The Confederate States of America Army-Deo Vindice / born October 30, 1844 Died May 6, 1908";

His obituary from an unknown source newspaper: "Elder George W. LEE (youngest son of William Greenberry LEE and Martha Jane (Pat) TAYLOR) "Grandpa lost his right arm in a skirmish days before the Siege of Vicksburg, Mississippi and received a pension for his service. He served with his 3 brothers in The War Between The States. He was ordained a Primitive Baptist Minister in November 1871 serving churches in Butler, Covington, Crenshaw and Conecuh counties. He was clerk of the Antioch Primitive Baptist Association for 30 years. Elder George W. Lee founded 3 churches which are still going strong today, he was a pastor of the church where he is buried, Elizabeth Primitive Baptist Church for 30 years. He was also tax collector of Butler County, state legislator and fathered 14 children.
Married February 15,1864 to Rhoda Anne Elizabeth MITCHELL (1st wife) birth and death unknown Rebecca L. HOWELL (2nd wife) (daughter of Joseph HOWELL); Brother to James Madison Lee (Co. C) and brother-in-law to Benjamin Lee (Co. C) (not otherwise related)



Lee, J B
Private
Company C

WIA or sick at Vicksburg MS as he signed his parole there on 13 July 1863 while Hospitalized in Hospital No. 2 as a Private of Co. C of the 37th AL Infantry CSA, and is one of 611 POWs delivered on steamer Crescent at Mobile Harbor AL on 4 Aug 1863

Lee, James C
Private
Company I

Enlisted 15 Apr 1862 at Lafayette AL; POW at Iuka-Corinth-Hatchie MS and exchanged 14 Oct 1862; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863; Served as Teamster 24 Oct - Nov 1863, plus Dec 1863 at Dalton GA; Served as Teamster 1-31 Jan 1864 and paid $7.50 for extra duty; Served as Teamster 1-29 Feb 1864 and paid $7.25 for extra duty

Lee, James Madison
Private
Company C

Age at Enlistment: 31
Enlisted 24 March 1862 at Greenville AL; Died in service of disease 4 Aug 1862 at Columbus MS; Claim for deceased soldier filed 28 Oct 1863 by Green B. Lee, guardian; Brother to George W Lee and brother-in-law to Benjamin Lee (both of Co. C); Family history record for "James Madison LEE b. ABT 1828 d. ABT 1861 Between Miss/Ala, m. 17 Feb 1848 Eliza J. Hartley b. ABT 1826 d. ABT 1865 Welcome, Butler, Alabama, USA" - and according to "Small book named McKenzie People, Family History, James contracted measles during Civil War and died en route home some where between Vicksburg, Miss and Red Level, Ala. The McKenzie book also states that Minnie Lee told the story that Eliza died of fever and the young boys were at the graveyard to bury their mother when a confederate courier rode up to inform the family that James Madison had been killed. It also states that James Madison had 3 sons that grew to adulthood as orphans."

Lee, James
Private
Company C

Age at Enlistment: 39
Enlisted 24 March 1862 at Greenville; Disability discharge granted 1 July 1862 at Columbus MS; Paid $28.36 at discharge; paid 2 cents per mile for 30 miles from Greenville to Leon; Served as Teamster and paid 25 cents per day extra duty from 28 Oct 1863 to Jan 1864; 5’9" tall with light hair, blue eyes, fair complexion and farmer by occupation

Lee, John
Private
Company C

Age at Enlistment: 40
Enlisted 24 March 1862 at Greenville; POW at Corinth MS and paroled 13 Oct 1862; Aboard steamer Dacotah on 18 Oct 1862; Exchanged 8 Nov 1862; Died in service of unknown disease at Jackson MS 29 Nov 1862; Claim for deceased soldier filed 6 Aug 1863 by Nancy Lee, widow

Lee, Samuel Asberry (sic P)
Private
Company C

Signed his parole with X at Vicksburg MS on 10 July 1863; Hospitalized in Ross Hospital at Mobile AL 19-25 Sep 1864 with Febris Intermittens, Quot. (malaria); Signed his name to his parole at Montgomery AL 30 May 1865; 5’4" tall with dark hair, blue eyes, fair complexion

Lee, William ("Will") Lundsford
Rank Unknown
Company C

Age at Enlistment: ca 28
Service in 37th AL unconfirmed, but appears to have served in both Co. C of 37th AL CSA and in Company A of 38th AL CSA; WIA at Resaca GA - shot in "right arm breaking the bone" and sent to Montgomery AL Hospital to recover according to Lee family genealogy citing Civil War pension records (unclear if he was in 37th or 38th AL at time of wounding); Born 20 Dec 1834 at Westover, Covington County AL - Died 11 Aug 1914; wife Sarah Melinda Beck; Brother-in-law to Benjamin Lee (not otherwise related) also of Co. C

Legan (Logan?), C A
Private
Company I

Paroled at Talladega AL 23 May 1865 by General Chrysler’s troops

Leggett (Legett), Thomas F
Private
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 48
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; POW on undated list of "prisoners of war forwarded by Provost Marshall at Holly Springs, Miss., to Cairo, Ill" (likely all POWs from action at/near Water Valley MS); Also on a list of "sick C.S.A. who were put off on the banks of the Miss. River, from the steamer Minnehaha, at Greenville, Miss. Dec. 31, 1862, entirely destitute of rations, bedding, etc." Died in service 1 Jan 1863 of Smallpox at Greenville MS; Claim for deceased soldier filed 1 Nov 1864 by Martha Ann Leggett, widow; Veteran of the Creek Indian War

Lemons, Enoch M
Private
Company F

POW at Missionary Ridge TN on 25 Nov 1863 and sent to Nashville TN, Louisville KY and on to Rock Island IL

Lenard, Asberry C
Sergeant
Company C

POW at unknown action (probably Lookout Mountain or Missionary Ridge, but possibly later) or deserted as he took Oath of Allegiance to the U.S. while imprisoned at Rock Island IL on 22 June 1865; Resident of Shelby County (Columbiana, AL); 5’9" tall with fresh complexion, dark hair and gray eyes, 30 at time he took oath

Leonard, Levin M
Private
Company A

Age at Enlistment: 19
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; signed his parole in the field at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863 as a Private of Co. A of the 37th AL Infantry CSA; POW at Lookout Mountain TN on 24 Nov 1863 and sent to Nashville TN, Louisville KY and on to Rock Island Prison IL

Leonard, W
Private-3rd Corporal
Company G

No additional information currently available

Lession, W H
Private
Company F

Died in service of unknown cause at Vicksburg MS 1 July 1863; Buried in unknown grave in Soldiers Rest plot of Cedar Hill (City) Cemetery, Vicksburg MS

Lester, Sylvanus (Sylvester/Sydrauns) C
Private
Company D

Age at Enlistment: 22
Enlisted 23 April 1862 at Auburn AL; Appears on Muster Roll of Co. D dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn AL; WIA or sick at Vicksburg MS as he signed his parole while Hospitalized there in City Hospital on 13 July 1863 as a Private of Co. D of the 37th AL Infantry CSA, and is among POWs delivered on steamer H. Chouteau at Mobile Harbor AL; KIA at Missionary Ridge TN on 25 Nov 1863

Lett, J W
Private
Company I

Hospitalized in Newnan Hospital (Newman, GA?) on 29 Nov 1863 (Lookout Mtn/Missionary Ridge TN WIA?) POSSIBLY SAME MAN AS "JAMES H LETT" ALSO OF CO. I

Lett (Latt), James Hugh
Private
Company I

Enlisted 1 May 1862 at Lafayette AL; WIA seriously at Vicksburg MS and hospitalized there in General Hospital No. 2 where he signed his parole on 16 July 1863 as a Private of Co. I of the 37th AL Infantry CSA; Listed among 611 POWs delivered on steamer S.S. Crescent at Mobile Harbor AL on 4 Aug 1863, BUT also listed as among those transferred to General Hospital at Meridian MS where he reportedly had already died 15 June 1863 from wounds; 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 "Lett, James H., died at West Point, Ga., from wounds" (no dates given); Another source states death 27 May from "wounds at the battle of New Hope Church, Dallas, GA"; Born 1836 in GA; (STRONG POSSIBLY TWO MEN OF SAME OR SIMILAR NAMES WITH RECORDS COMBINED)

Levarett, J M
Private
Company I

Enlisted 1 May 1862 in Co. E of 42nd AL CSA; Hospitalized in Marshall Hosp. at Columbus GA 7 June 1864; Paroled at Greensboro NC 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. I

Lewis, Augustus N V
Private
Company B

Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Daviston AL; POW at Corinth MS and paroled 14 Oct 1862; Nephew of James C. Lewis (regimental staff); Brother to Jones F. Lewis; First cousin to brothers Thomas H. (also brother-in-law), John W. and James J. Lewis (all of Co. B); Son of John E and Aseneth Kolb Lewis; Sister, Mary, married to first cousin Thomas H. Lewis; Died in service of unknown cause on unknown date/place although family tradition holds that he was "killed" in service


Lewis, George Washington
Private-Corporal-Sergeant
Company H

Age at Enlistment: ca 24
Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863; Among forces surrendered at Tallahassee FL 10 May 1865 by General Sam Jones, CSA-Florida Dist.; Paroled 14 May 1865 at Albany GA by General E.M. McCook USA; Born: 2 Jan 1838 Died: 8 Oct 1908; Buried at Bethel Baptist Church, Dale County AL "Lewis, G.W. Co F 37th Ala.Inf. Jan 2,1838 - Oct 8,1905"; Brother to John Right (Wright) Lewis and Stephen Bright Lewis (both Co H); Post-war brother-in-law to Horatio James Marley Jr (Co H)

 



Lewis, James C
Captain
Regimental Field & Staff
(Asst. Quartermaster - Quartermaster)

Dropped from rolls 25 Oct 1862; Mentioned in "Formation of Company I" article of WEEKLY ENTERPRISE of unknown date "... On the 10th of May [1862] orders to organize a regiment were received ... In a few days the following regimental staff was announced: ... Capt J C Lewis - Quarter Master ..."; Died in service at Columbus MS on 10 July 1862 of Typhoid Fever. "Negro, horse and sundries given to his wife. A good, honest and brave man."; father of Thomas H., John W. and James J. Lewis (all Co B); Uncle of Augustus and Jones F. Lewis (all of Co. B); (another son Miles G. Lewis served as Pvt of Co. E, 1 Battalion AL Artillery); Born in GA possibly Jones or Greene County; son of Fields Lewis and Hannah Hall; married Martha Greer 8 April 1830 in Jones County GA


Lewis, James J
Private
Company B

Hospitalized in Fair Grounds No. 2 outside Atlanta GA on 7 Jan 1864 with "Nephritis" (Nephritis: Inflammation of the kidneys - 1901 Medical Definition) and transferred to Covington Hospital at Covington GA on 28 Jan 1864; Hospitalized in Oliver Hospital at Dalton GA 14 June 1864 and furloughed for 60 days with: "Scorbutus (read: scurvy) - has been sick for five months"; son of James C. Lewis (Reg. QM); brother to Thomas Henry Lewis and John W. Lewis; first cousin to brothers Augustus and Jones F. Lewis (all of Co. B)


Lewis, John Right (also Wright)
Private
Company H

Enlisted 18 March 1862 at Lawrenceville AL; Hospitalized in General Hospital at Marion MS from 31 Aug to 10 Dec 1862; Returned to duty 18 Dec 1862; Hospitalized in General Hospital at Marion MS Feb 1863; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863; Paroled 16 May 1865 at Albany GA; Brother to George W. and Stephen B. Lewis (Co H); Post war brother-in-law to Horatio J. Marley (Co H); Born 12 Aug 1831 at Sampson Co. NC - Died 4 Jan 1901 at Pennington, Trinity Co. TX; Buried at Pennington Cem., Pennington, Trinity Co. TX, grave has CSA marker

Lewis, John W
Private
Company B

Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Daviston AL; son of James C. Lewis (Reg. QM); brother to Thomas Henry Lewis and James J. Lewis; first cousin to brothers Augustus and Jones F. Lewis (all of Co. B); married Missouri Ann Greer; 5 of his daughters and his wife are buried in White County, Arkansas, his place of burial unknown


Lewis, Joshua Jones Flournoy (sic T)
Private
Company B

Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Daviston AL; POW at Corinth MS and paroled 14 Oct 1862, among POWs aboard steamer Dacotah and delivered at or near Vicksburg MS on 18 Oct 1862 for exchange 8 Nov 1862; Nephew of James C. Lewis (regimental staff); Brother to Augustus Lewis (Co. B); First cousin to brothers Thomas H. (also brother-in-law), John W. and James J. Lewis (all of Co. B); son of John E and Aseneth Kolb Lewis; (possibly same man as J.T. Lewis/Co B); sister Mary married to first cousin Thomas H. Lewis; Born 1829-Died 1885 at Daviston and buried Rocky Mount Primative Baptist Church at Daviston AL, gravemarker inscribed "Jones F. Lewis a kind husband, dedicated father, loyal soldier and dedicated Christian" (SCV marker also present)

 

Photo courtesy of Brian Lewis


Lewis, Stephen Bright
Private
Company H

Age at Enlistment: ca 29
Enlisted 18 March 1862 at Lawrenceville AL; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863; Still in service on 26 June 1864; Hospitalized in Montgomery Hospital 2 Jan 1864 with diarrhea; Brother to George W. and John R. Lewis (both Co H); Post war brother-in-law to Horatio J. Marley (Co H); Born: 12 June 1833 at Sampson Co., NC - Died 28 Jan 1922 at Barbour Co. AL; Buried at Pond Bethel Cemetery (near Texasville), Barbour County AL


Lewis, Thomas Henry
3rd Sergeant
Company B

Appears as Private on undated roll of Co B in Tallapoosa Co. AL Archive (along with Thomas J. Lewis); Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Daviston AL; Hospitalized in General Hospital at Enterprise MS on 4 Apr 1863; Also listed as Hospitalized in French's Division Hospital at Enterprise MS from 28 Feb to 30 June 1863; WIA at Resaca GA (13-15 May 1864) gunshot wound to left forefinger; One of two men of same name mentioned in T.J. Strickland (Co. B) letter to wife Mary Ann as being en route home to AL on 10 Feb 1864:

 

"My dear wife, I again hasten to drop you a few lines, as Thomas Lewis will be off home this evening.... Mary Ann, I shall probably come home when Thomas Lewis comes back, at least I shall try for it. I shall expect a letter when John Cox comes. Lewis must fetch one, and everybodyelse (sic) that comes. ... I shall send a letter by Lewis. I want you to keep the belt for me. The drum is beating to drill. I must close. Good by. T.J. Strickland";

son of James C. Lewis; brother to John W. Lewis and James J. Lewis; first cousin (and brother-in-law) to brothers Augustus and Jones F. Lewis (all of Co B); married his first cousin Mary Lewis (sister of Augustus and Jones F. Lewis); Buried at Rocky Mount Primative Baptist Church at Daviston, Tallapoosa County AL, marker with "Sgt Thomas H Lewis / B Company / 37th Alabama", 26 Jan 1832 - 4 March 1885

Photo courtesy of Brian Lewis


Lewis, Thomas J
Private
Company B

Appears on undated roll of Co. B in Tallapoosa AL Archives (along with Thomas H. Lewis) with notations, born 1827-died 1885, buried Rocky Mount Cem., Tallapoosa Co AL; Second of two men of same name in Co. B mentioned in T.J. Strickland letter (see record of Thomas Henry Lewis above)

Lingo, Richard B
Private
Company H & B

Age at Enlistment: ca 28
Enlisted 18 March 1862 in Co. H of 37th AL CSA at Lawrenceville AL as Private; Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 10 July 1863; Commissioned a 2nd Lieutenant on 2 May 1865, at which time he was in service with Co. B; Paroled at Greensboro NC as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. H; Born: 22 March 1834 Died: 23 Nov 1903. Buried at Clopton Methodist Church, Dale/Henry County line in AL.

Linzey (sic Lindsey), James F
Private
Company F

Age at Enlistment: 26
Enlisted 12 March 1862 at Pike County AL; Reported MIA at Lookout Mountain TN 24 Nov 1863, BUT apparently POW at Lookout Mountain TN sent to "Ships Island" (Ship Island LA? - more likely Rock Island IL); Married to Nancy A (1846-1922) - in 1917, Nancy then living at Curry AL drew a Confederate Pension on the service of James Linzey (Co. F); Brother to John J Linzey (Co. F); Buried in Mt. Moriah Church Cem. at Pike County AL; b. 20 Aug 1831-d. 7 July 1895

Linzey (sic Lindsey), John J
Private
Company F

Age at Enlistment: 25
Enlisted 12 March 1862 at Perryville, Pike County AL; Hospitalized in General Hospital at Enterprise MS 4 Apr 1863; POW at Lookout Mountain TN 24 Nov 1863, and sent to Nashville TN, Louisville KY and on to Rock Island Prison IL; Brother to James F Linzey (Co. F)

Lock(e), David J
Private
Company E

Age at Enlistment: 19
Enlisted 27 March 1862 at Woodville AL; WIA or sick at Vicksburg MS as he signed his parole with X on 13 July 1863 in the City Hospital as a Private of Co. E of the 37th AL Infantry CSA, and among 21 CSA officers and 181 enlisted men aboard steamer Suffolk delivered at Fort Morgan, Mobile Bay AL; Buried in Eastside Cemetery, (downtown) Headland, Henry County AL, gravemarker information "David Locke Pvt. Co. E. 37th Alabama CSA - b/ Feb 1 1820 d/ June 18 1902" (1820 must be a misread record or there is possibility of two men of same name, 1840 would make him 22 at enlistment - he stated his age as 19)

Lock(e), Isaac L
Private
Company C

Age at Enlistment: 20
Enlisted 24 March 1862 at Greenville; Died in service of unknown disease 18 June 1863 at Columbus MS; Claim for deceased soldier filed 18 June 1863 by David Lock (presumably of Co. E)

Lock(e) (Lack), Joseph L (E)
Private
Company E

Age at Enlistment: 20 Signed his parole at Vicksburg MS on 9 July 1863; Record for "J.L. Lack" Private of Co. C hospitalized in Fair Grounds Hospital No. 2 outside Atlanta GA on 22 Feb 1864 for pneumonia and furloughed 4 March 1864; KIA 27 May 1864 at Pickett’s Mill GA; Claim for deceased soldier filed 30 Sep 1864 by Elizabeth Lock, widow; Claim paid 19 Dec 1864 for $125.30; Resident of Henry County; His wife, Elizabeth T B Wakefield Lock apparently wrote a letter about the family that is on file with his records; Burial, marker inscribed "J.E. Locke / Co. E, 37th Alabama Inf." born 30 June 1845 - died 6 Nov 1925 located at Lawrenceville Baptist Church cemetery, Henry County AL

Lockhart, J W
Private
Company E

Enlisted 12 May 1862 at Auburn AL in Co. B of 45th AL CSA; Transferred to Co. D of 37th AL CSA by Special Order No. 94/6 dated 5 April 1864; Hospitalized in Ross Hospitalized at Mobile AL with Febris Intermittens, Quot. (malaria) for 5-13 Oct 1864; Paroled at Greensboro NC 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. E

Lockhart, W W
Private
Company D

No additional information currently available

Loftin, William C
Private-4th Corporal
Company I

Enlisted 8 May 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 as 4th Corporal of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. I

Logan, George
Private
Unknown Company (Company K suspected)

Enlisted 15 May 1861 (record from other than 37th AL CSA as it predates formation of the regiment); "Deserted" 4 Nov 1864 and took the Oath of Allegiance to U.S. at Nashville TN on 26 Jan 1865 and signed with X; 5’9" tall with fair complexion, brown hair, grey eyes, no family, resident of Daltan (read: Dalton) County AL

Logan, J P
Private
Company K

Enlisted (Conscripted?) 12 Jan 1865 in Co. K of 37th AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC on 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. K

Logan, N J
Private
Company K

POSSIBLY SAME MAN AS "W J LOGAN" ALSO CO. K - NO OTHER RECORDS FOUND FOR THIS NAME

Logan, William J
Private
Company K

Age at Enlistment: 21
POW at Corinth MS; POW delivered at or near Vicksburg 18 Oct 1862 aboard steamer Dacotah for exchange on 8 Nov 1862; POW at Atlanta July 1864 and sent to Nashville TN then to holding center at Louisville KY until sent to Camp Chase OH; Transferred to City Point VA on 4 March 1865; Sent to Fort Delaware then transferred to Bouleware’s and Cox’s Wharves, James River VA on 10, 11 or 12 March 1865 for exchange; 1 of 3,499 paroled Confederate POWs including 143 officers; Roll of paroled Confederate soldiers released on 1 June 1865 at Montgomery AL; Signed his parole at Montgomery AL on 2 June 1865; 5’5" tall with light hair, blue eyes and light complexion; Originally from Spring Hill AL, post-war removed to Miller County Ark.; Awarded a Confederate Pension of $75 per year on 17 Aug 1914. Died 15 Aug 1916 in Nevada County, Arkansas.

Long, Herman ("Harry")
Private
Company I

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 "Long, Harry, received and discharged same month - March 1864"; Listed as "Herman Long" a Private in Muster Roll of Co. I published by Carlisle in 1902 WEEKLY ENTERPRISE (Enterprise AL)

 

Long, J B
Private
Company B

Service in 37th AL CSA not confirmed. Alabama Pension Application filed from Montgomery Co AL stating: "Wounded at Halifax, Virginia, Sept 15, 1862. Left leg amputated, above the knee" LOCATION CONFLICTS WITH ACTIVITIES OF 37th ALABAMA

Long, Joseph
Private
Company C

Enlisted 1 Nov 1863 at Leon AL; Hospitalized in Ross Hospital at Mobile AL

Lonnergan, P L
Private
Company H

Enlisted 5 March 1862 in Co. G of 42nd AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. H

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