Sep. 21, 1863 Chester Delaware County Pennsylvania, USA
--He was the 7th of 8 children of George Blackwelder & his wife Elizabeth Stough. --He married a 2nd cousin Sarah R. Blackwelder in April 1856. They had 2 children: Nathaniel Arthur Blackwelder & Lundy Catharine Blackwelder. --He enlisted in April 1862, serving in Company A, 52nd NC Infantry. He was wounded and captured on 3 July 1863 at Gettysburg. He died of disease at hospital in Chester, PA.
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice. -
Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C. Added: Apr. 14, 2015