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William Miles Statham
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1843
Irwin County
Georgia, USA
Death: Nov., 1915
Wilcox County
Georgia, USA

He enlisted in Company H, Georgia 10th Infantry Regiment, CSA. on 20 May 1861. After the war ended, William M. Statham married Martha Turner July 22, 1865, in Wilcox Co Ga.


Wilcox County, Georgia,
Newspaper Clippings, Vol IV,
1912-1915, by Tad Evans:
Issue of Thursday, November 25, 1915

W. M. STATHAM PASSES AWAY

Highly Respected Citizen and Old Soldier Has Gone to Rest

Mr. W.M. Statham, 79 years old, one of the oldest citizens in the county, marks the passing of one of the landmarks of Wilcox County. Mr. Statham was one of the first citizens in the county, and was a gallant soldier in the confederacy having received the Cross of Honor from the local U.D.C. Mr. Statham died last Friday and was buried on Saturday at New Hope Primitive Baptist Church, the funeral services being conducted by Prof. J.L. Newbern. He leaves a wife, four sons and four daughters to mourn his death.

 
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 Parents:
  Thompson Nathaniel Statham (1795 - 1892)
  Sarah Elizabeth Fitzgerald Statham (1803 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Turner Statham (1849 - 1916)
 
 Children:
  Smith Thomas Statham (1868 - 1962)*
  John A Statham (1869 - 1896)*
  Mary Virginia Statham (1870 - 1872)*
  Lou Statham McDuffie (1872 - 1937)*
  Charles Allen Statham (1878 - 1953)*
  Sarah Statham Evans (1880 - 1956)*
  Learah Statham Bush (1884 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Alexander Statham (1829 - 1912)*
  William Miles Statham (1843 - 1915)
  Sarah Jane Statham Anderson (1845 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
10TH GA REG 61-65 CO H CSA
 
Burial:
New Hope Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Wilcox County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: J Lowery
Record added: Jan 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46541349
William Miles Statham
Added by: Barbara Crissman
 
William Miles Statham
Added by: Janet Mygrant A Mauldin
 
 
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Let the band play Dixie!! Rest in eternal peace, with our Father in Heaven.
- Winnette
 Added: Nov. 16, 2015
Rest in peace
-Anonymous
 Added: Nov. 14, 2015
In Tribute to your service. ~IN GOD WE TRUST~
- Winnette
 Added: Sep. 25, 2011
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