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Pvt James Webb Metcalf
Birth: Feb. 5, 1843
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1926
Green Hill
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA

s/o William W Metcalf, Elmina Allen

h/o Rebecca Jane Allen, m. 23 Dec 1884, McDowell, North Carolina

Name recorded as James William Metcalf on his death record.

At one year of age, James lost his father, William. His mother remarried Feb 1845 to Henry Gibbs.


Enlisted in Rutherford County at the age of 19 on 14 Jul 1862. 62nd Infantry Regiment, Company F.
Zollicoffer Station, Tennessee
Civil War Battle 30 Dec 1862
He was captured and paroled at Zollicoffer, Tennessee on 30 Dec 1862.
Exchanged in Mar 1863.
Reported absent sick with chronic gastritis and rheumatism from 20 Apr through 20 Jun 1863.
Cumberland Gap, Tennessee, USA
Civil War Battle 9 Sep 1863
Captured and paroled at Athens, Georgia on or about 8 May 1865. Mustered out 10 May 1865.


U.S., Appointments of U. S. Postmasters, 1832-1971
about James W Metcalf
Name:James W Metcalf
Post Office Location:Green Hill, Rutherford, North Carolina
Appointment Date:10 Jun 1902

1900 Census enumerator, Green Hill, Rutherford, North Carolina

Family links: 
  William W. Metcalf (1810 - 1844)
  Elmina F. Allen Gibbs (1811 - 1881)
  Rebecca Jane Allen Metcalf (1861 - 1950)
  Pearl Allen Metcalf (1885 - 1969)*
  Harriett Frances Metcalf Greenway (1887 - 1971)*
  Martha Edna Metcalf (1890 - 1973)*
  Claudius Webb Metcalf (1892 - 1964)*
  Benjamin F Nelson Metcalf (1894 - 1966)*
  Russell William Metcalf (1897 - 1921)*
  Robert James Metcalf (1902 - 1966)*
  Louisa A Metcalf Hyder (1834 - 1887)*
  Melissa Jane Metcalf Lynch (1836 - 1901)*
  James Webb Metcalf (1843 - 1926)
  John Franklin Gibbs (1845 - 1904)**
*Calculated relationship
Note: U.S. Veteran Gravesite
Green Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
Green Hill
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: KindredWhispers
Record added: Mar 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25287558
Pvt James Webb Metcalf
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Pvt James Webb Metcalf
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From the great grandson of Pvt. Peyton G. Brewer, Co. F, 42nd Alabama Infantry regiment. I honor the memory of this devoted Southern soldier., Pvt. James W. Metcalf.
- Jerry Brewer
 Added: Apr. 25, 2015
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: May. 21, 2014

 Added: Mar. 29, 2014
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