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James Wylie Morgan
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1833
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 17, 1891
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

James was the son of George and Nelly Morgan. He was married to Sarah Jane Haggard on October 9, 1867 in Wayne County, Tennessee.

Lieutenant, Companies K, E & B, 7th Tennessee Cavalry, adjacent office, enlisted on 6/25/1862 and mustered at Humboldt, TN on 8/11/1862. He was a POW somewhere before 4/12/1864 and was detached in September/October 1864, most likely recruiting. He was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/7/1865. He applied for an invalid's pension in 1885. In 1889 he joined the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post #65. His wife applied for a widow's pension and there is also a minor's pension.

Holley, Peggy Scott. Hawkins' Tories, A Regimental and Social History of the 7th Tennessee Cavalry USA in the Civil War, BrayBree Publishing, Dickson TN, 230 p, 2014 
Family links: 
  George Morgan (1809 - 1897)
  Nellie Wofford Morgan (1808 - 1897)
  Sarah Jane Haggard Morgan (1839 - 1876)
  Infant Morgan (1872 - 1872)*
  William S Morgan (1873 - 1874)*
  James Wylie Morgan (1833 - 1891)
  Sara Lavine Morgan (1835 - 1921)*
  Martha Ann Elizabeth Morgan Blackburn (1844 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Liberty Cemetery
Decatur County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Sarah
Record added: Apr 12, 2012
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James Wylie Morgan
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