Sep. 8, 1862 Petersburg Dinwiddie County Virginia, USA
--He was the youngest of 8 children of George Blackwelder & his wife Elizabeth Stough. --George died in the service of the Confederacy. He was a private in Company A, 52nd NC Infantry. He died of measles in Petersburg, Virginia. --His marker is likely a cenotaph, as men who died of infectious disease were usually buried where they died.