|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1842|
|Death: ||Feb. 1, 1923|
BLAKEWAY, WILLIAM MILAM Born: 15 April 1842 Montgomery County, Virginia Died; 21 February 1923 Kennard, Houston County Burial: Old Ivie Cemetery, Houston County Spouse: Mary Sue Daniel, m. 22 January 1867 Houston County Parents; Humphrey R. & Esther A. (Ridgel)
Blakeway Pension; #15598 Service; Co. I, 4th Texas Cavalry. Enlisted 1861-1864. Taken prisoner; paroled 10 April 1862 and exchanged a few days later. Enlisted 17 September 1861. Wounded at Battle of Mansfield, Louisiana, then assigned to Post duty at Shreveport, Louisiana and disbanded at close of war.
Sources: Confederate Pension Application; Wife's Pension Application; Houston County History, p. 22 & 261; Houston County Cemeteries, p. 447; Confederate Anny of New Mexico, p. 115; Houston County Census: 1860, p. 36; 1900, p. 155; 1910, p. 210; Confederate State Roster I, 44; Confederate State Roster II, p. 43; Ancestry.com; Mortuary Warrant.
Mary Sue Daniel Blakeway (1847 - 1930)
George Washington Blakeway (1867 - 1954)*
Edgar F. Blakeway (1887 - 1953)*
Co. 14 Texas Cal. CSA
Note: Information submitted by the Houston County Historical Commission, Crockett, TX
Maintained by: Carol Hoch was Johnson
Originally Created by: Petty & Pickens
Record added: Apr 17, 2010
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