Aug. 31, 1864 Jonesboro Clayton County Georgia, USA
Co K 100th Indiana Infantry Resident of Indianapolis Muster date: Aug. 15, 1862 Killed in battle of Jonesboro
BATTS, R A CPL US ARMY CIVIL WAR DATE OF DEATH: 08/31/1864 BURIED AT: SECTION F SITE 4870 -VA grave locator
Other men of the 100th Indiana killed in battle of Jonesboro: John Hettinger, Co F, unassigned recruit, grave F-4867. Wm Sharp, Co C, of Lagrange, grave F-4869. Lewis Keith, Co B, of Orland, grave F-4871.
These men were originally buried on Rhode's land, 1 1/4 miles NW of Jonesboro on the Fairburn Road. Hettinger - 100 yds W of the house; Sharp, Batts, and Keith - 200 yds N of the house.
Family links and birth provided by Findagrave volunteer #47439947: he was born Sept 19, 1840 in Kentucky, a son of Price Newton Batts, (1811-1880), [Find a Grave # 70671864 ], and Lucinda (Adams) Batts, (1812-1900), [Find a Grave # 113669881 ], both buried Elizaville Cemetery, Elizaville, Boone Co., IN.
If you could connect him to his parents it would be appreciated. His paternal great- grandmother was the sister of 2 of my 3 greats grandfathers.