Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all MacDonells in:
 • Evergreen Cemetery
 • Jacksonville
 • Duval County
 • Florida
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
LTC Thaddeus Alfred "Thad" MacDonell
Birth: Feb. 7, 1831
Amelia City
Nassau County
Florida, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1901
Duval County
Florida, USA

Thaddeus is the son of Fernando Donald McDonnell & Sarah Bulia Pelot. He married twice; Susan Marion Pelot & Jane Vaughn.

State's oldest practicing attorney.

CSA, F&S (Field & Staff), Major 1st Battalion, Florida Infantry

The first regiment organized was the 1st Florida Infantry. It was composed of two companies from Leon, two companies from Alachua and one each from Franklin, Jackson, Madison, Gadsen, Jefferson and Escambia counties. These companies, with the exception of Company K (Pensacola Guards), which was from Escambia County, rendezvoused at Chattahoochee arsenal where they went into Camp of Instruction. There, on April 5, 1861, was mustered into the military service of the Confederate States for twelve months, and was organized by the election of Captain James Patton Anderson, of Jefferson County, Colonel; William K. Beard, of Leon County, as Lieutenant Colonel, and Thadeus MacDonell, of Alachua County as Major. Upon the completion of the organization of the regiment it was ordered to Pensacola where it arrived April 12, 1861, and there joined by Company K. Like all regiments mustered in the early days of 1861, it enlisted for twelve months and served almost its entire term in Pensacola and in that vicinity 
Family links: 
  Ferdinand Donald MacDonell (1770 - 1849)
  Sarah Bulia Pelot MacDonell (1788 - 1867)
  Susan Jane Vaughan MacDonell (1831 - 1867)
  Susan Marion Pelot MacDonell (1833 - 1908)*
  Robert E. Lee MacDonell (1876 - 1941)*
  William James Gignilliat McDonell (1806 - 1867)*
  Alexander Harrison MacDonell (1809 - 1871)*
  Edgar Mandelbert MacDonell (1812 - 1873)*
  John Francis McDonell (1820 - 1895)*
  Thaddeus Alfred MacDonell (1831 - 1901)*
  Thaddeus Alfred MacDonell (1831 - 1901)
*Calculated relationship
Note: Ancestor of 2010-2012 Florida Division President, Gail Crosby.
Evergreen Cemetery
Duval County
Florida, USA
Created by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
Record added: Jan 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63878598

Your sacrifice has not been forgotten!
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Aug. 20, 2015

- Annie H Darracott 791, UDC - Lakeland, FL
 Added: Nov. 2, 2014
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. 4, 2014
There are 17 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
This page is sponsored by: Mary

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service