|Death: ||Apr. 15, 1862|
William M Bost, Private, Company B, 7 Regiment North Carolina Infantry (State Troops). Appears on Company Muster-in and Descriptive Roll of the organization named above, from Cabarrus County. Roll dated Camp Mason, Alamance County, Aug. 21, 1861. Mustered into service of State of North Carolina Aug. 21, 1861 to date.
William was born in Cabarrus County, NC, and was 18 years old; occupation was farmer; height was 5' 7 1/2."
William was enrolled for active service on July 12, 1861 in Cabarrus by R.S. Young. He was present on Aug 21, 1861 at Camp Mason and was mustered into service by W.G. Robinson during the war period.
William M Bost, Private, Company B, 7 Regiment North Carolina Infantry (State Troops.) Appears on Company Muster Roll of the organization named above for March & April, 1862.
Enlisted on July 12, 1861 in Cabarrus County, NC by R.S. Young during the war. He was last paid by Major Boone on Dec. 31, 1861.
William M Bost died in hospital at Goldsboro 15 April, 1862.
Thanks to Tom Fagart from Concord, NC for the photos as well as the information. Research has been performed by the Sons of Confederate Veterans of Mr. Pleasant, NC and a Confederate Iron Cross of Honor will be installed at his grave.
From previous research, William M Bost is believed to be the son of Ephriam Wilson Bost and Sophia S Boger.
Ephraim Wilson Bost (1815 - 1904)
Sophia S. Boger Bost (1821 - 1858)
William M Bost (____ - 1862)
Solomon Cicero Bost (1844 - 1917)*
Alfred Wilson Bost (1847 - 1922)*
Elizabeth C. Bost (1853 - 1856)*
Peter B. Bost (1856 - 1915)*
Saint Paul United Methodist Church Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Brenda Kale Ballard
Record added: Jun 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53752186
Added: Jan. 31, 2014
Husband of 1st cousin 2x removed|
Mark A Cline
Added: Dec. 11, 2012
HONORING A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER PVT. WILLIAM M. BOST, CO B, 7TH NC INFANTRY REGIMENT. CAPT. JONAS COOK SCV CAMP #888, MT. PLEASANT, NC.|
Added: Sep. 19, 2012