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Pvt James B. Brookshire
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Birth: 1841
Blount County
Alabama, USA
Death: May 22, 1876
Saltillo
Lee County
Mississippi, USA

Resided in Chesterville, Mississippi and was a student before enlisting in Company H, 2nd Mississippi Infantry at the age of 20 on May 10, 1861 for one year. Mustered in as Private. Re-enlisted for the war on April 6, 1862. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland on September 17, 1862. Ordered to report to Brigadier General Gardner at Richmond for light duty on December 22, 1864. Retired from field service.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Hannah Rebecca McCombs Parham (1852 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kyle Cemetery
Saltillo
Lee County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: John Nash
Record added: Nov 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23180679
 


- Cori Hoag
 Added: Dec. 29, 2013
James Brookshire (spelled Brooksheir on his tombstone at Kyle Hill Cemetery) was my g-g-grandfather. I am a descendant of (1) James and his wife, Hannah Rebecca McCombs(2) their daughter Odie and her husband Dionysius Stevens (3) their son James Oscar and...(Read more)
- Teresa Stevens
 Added: Dec. 24, 2013
The nephew of my great great grandfather, Graves Goodrich Brookshire.
- Dennis Alan Deel
 Added: Dec. 29, 2007
 
 
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