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Joseph Conley
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1832
Floyd County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1912
Magoffin County
Kentucky, USA

Joseph was a Confederate Army pvt in Co F, 13th Ky Cav, enlisting 15 May 1863. He was captured 7 Jul 1863 at Gladeville,
. Va and paroled at Camp Douglas, Ill, then transferred to Point Lookout, Md for a prisoner exchage on 23 Mar 1865.
m(1) Jemima Mullins, m(2) Mary Bailey (Polly).
Children w/1 jemima mullins
susan b/1858
polly b/1860
jefferson b/1862
james b/1863
Children w/ 2 mary bailey
JOHN B/1867
DAVID B/1869 D/BEFORE 1880
ELBERT B/ DEC 15 1887 D/ FEB 1 1911
Father: david conley b/1789 d/virginia
Mother: margaret {phillps} conley b/1797
Married in kentucky oct/31/1813

5th Regiment, Kentucky Mounted Infantry

5th Infantry Regiment, assembled during the late summer of 1861, included Freeman's Kentucky Infantry Battalion. Its members were raised in the counties of Pendleton, Breathitt, Morgan, Magoffin, Bath, Owen, Grant, Jessamine, Henderson, Harrison, Shelby, and Franklin. Being a twelve-month unit, when it became teim to reenlist some of its members refused and were transferred to the 9th Kentucky Regiment. Later men of the 5th did reenlist for the duration of the war. It became part of the Orphan Brigade or Louisville Legion. The regiment reported 134 casualties in the Battle of Shiloh , then was active at Baton Rouge before being assigned to Kelly's and J.H. Lewis' Brigade, Army of Tennessee. It was prominent at Chickamauga and later took an active part in the Atlanta Campaign. In the fall of 1864 it was mounted, aided in the defense at Savannah, and fought in the Carolinas. The unit had 91 men disabled at Chickamauga, totalled 201 men and 165 arms in December, 1863, and surrendered on April 26, 1865. Its field officers were Colonels Hiram Hawkins, Andrew J. May, and John S. Williams; Lieutenant Colonels John W. Caldwell and George W. Conner' and Majors Richard Hawes and William Mynheir.

Name: Joe Conley

Death Date: 27 Jun 1912
Death Location: Magoffin
Residence Location: Magoffin
Age: 86
Gender: Male
Ethnicity: White
Birth Date: 14 Jul 1825
Birth Location: Floyd, Kentucky
Father's Name: David Conley
Mother's Name: Peggie Phillips
Family links: 
  Mary Bailey bailey (1842 - 1915)
  John Conley (1867 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Gardner Cemetery
Magoffin County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: R. Conley
Record added: Mar 22, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 126748305
Joseph Conley
Added by: R. Conley
Joseph Conley
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