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Pvt James Calvin Shores
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Birth: 1827
North Carolina, USA
Death: unknown

American Civil War Veteran

Enlisted as a Private on 31 May 1861 at the age of 33 in Company B, 1st Infantry Regiment North Carolina. Wounded on 1 July 1862 at Malvern Hill, VA (Absent, wounded through 12/31/62). Detailed on 30 March 1864 as Regimental Blacksmith. Hospitalized on 7 May 1864 at Charlottesville, VA (Gunshot wound). POW on 19 Septenber 1864 at Winchester, VA. Confined on 21 September 1864 at Point Lookout, MD. Released on 12 October 1864. Enlisted in Company B, 4th Infantry Regiment VO on 12 October 1864.

Name: James Calvin Shores
ALIA: Calvin /Shores/
Birth: ABT. 1827
Occupation: 1850 Farmer
Occupation: 1860 Blacksmith
Occupation: 1870 Farmer
Census: 1850 Surry County NC
Census: 1860 Wilkes County NC, New Castle Post Office
Census: 1870 Wilkes County NC as J C Shore, New Castle

Marriage: Sarah Rose b: ABT. 1816

Dicey Arminda Shores b: ABT. 1844
Catherine Shores b: ABT. 1846 in NC
Mary Shores b: ABT. 1848 in NC
William Wesley Shores b: 17 MAR 1852

Burial unknown: James Calvin Shores is most likely buried in an unmarked grave somewhere in Surry, Wilkes, or Yadkin County's North Carolina.
Family links: 
  William Wesley Shores (1852 - 1897)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: A Shepherd
Record added: Sep 24, 2006
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Pvt James Calvin Shores
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