ATWOOD, LUTHER OLIVER
1st Georgia Cavalry
He enlisted in Company A of the 1st Georgia Cavalry April 1, 1863. The only record located shows him in the hospital, sick, August 10, 1864. It is possible that he fought at Chickamauga and Murfreesboro as he was enlisted at the times of those battles. On his Confederate Pension Application he said he was discharged in May of 1865.
Luther Oliver Atwood was born April 19, 1846 in Cass County, Georgia to Thomas and Nancy Atwood. He married Julia Ellison in Van Zandt, Texas, August 3, 1875.
Thomas J. Atwood (1794 - 1870)
Nancy Austin Atwood (1808 - 1849)
William A. Atwood (1826 - 1923)**
Berry Anderson Atwood (1828 - 1889)*
Felix Harry Atwood (1831 - 1902)**
Lewis Tumlin Atwood (1839 - 1862)*
George K. Atwood (1841 - 1887)*
Gilbert A. Atwood (1843 - 1882)*
Luther Oliver Atwood (1846 - 1926)
Manning Atwood (1849 - 1940)*
Texas State Cemetery
Plot: Section:Confederate Field, Section 1 Row:R Number:11
Created by: Bev
Record added: Mar 26, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10684772
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