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Pvt Edward Stewart Meek
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Birth: Oct. 5, 1841
York County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1864
Georgia, USA

MEEK, E.S. Pvt - Enl 18 Jul 1861 at Powhatan, AR. Wounded at Shiloh, TN. Wounded 22 Jul 1864 at Atlanta, GA, hospitalized at Quintard Hospital, Griffin, GA.... and died of his wounds on August 20, 1864, according to entries in the Meek family Bible.
Attended Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina.
Served in 2nd Regiment of Arkansas Infantry.


Possibly buried among the 3000 "Unknowns" of Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Eli Meek (1797 - 1866)
  Martha Louisa Starr Meek (1801 - 1862)
 
 Siblings:
  John Rufus Starr Meek (1827 - 1900)*
  Margaret Jane Meek (1829 - 1849)*
  James Marion Meek (1831 - 1863)*
  William Chambers Meek (1833 - 1841)*
  Amzi Theophiliss Meek (1836 - 1864)*
  Martha Ann Meek Allison (1839 - 1885)*
  Edward Stewart Meek (1841 - 1864)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
Specifically: Death during the battle of Atlanta, location of remains unknown
 
Created by: Larry Chenault
Record added: Oct 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99321426
 

With honor and respect. ★☆★
- sniksnak
 Added: May. 9, 2014

- James Mayfield
 Added: Sep. 27, 2013

- Larry Chenault
 Added: Oct. 21, 2012
 
 
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