|Death: ||Aug. 28, 1862|
Prince William County
Uncle Miles was the s/o John W. and Nancy Jane Owens Adams Flowers.
On Mar 12th 1862, Miles enlisted in Blacksburg, Montgomery County, VA as a Pvt. in Company E., 4th VA Inf CSA. He was 19 years old, 5 ft 8 1/2 in high, with a fair complextion, gray eyes and fair hair. Miles' occupation was that of a farmer.
He lost his life on 28th Aug 1862 in the 2nd Battle of Manassas or 2nd Bull Run. His body was either left on the battle field or buried there by fellow soldiers.
During the years of 1863 and '64, his father, John W. Adams, had to go to court (in Roanoke County, VA) to receive Miles' last pay. John died shortly after.
Biography by Diane Simmons
U.S. Census Records
Confederate Service Records
John W. Adams (____ - 1865)
Nancy Jane Owens Flowers
Miles Frank Adams (1843 - 1862)
Giles Montgomery Adams (1844 - 1919)*
William Jackson Adams (1847 - 1933)*
Nancy Virginia Adams Flowers (1854 - 1936)*
Susan Lucretia Adams Chapman (1859 - 1937)*
Body lost or destroyed
Created by: Diane Simmons
Record added: Oct 03, 2010
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