|Birth: ||Mar. 10, 1826|
|Death: ||Oct. 3, 1902|
Company F, 43rd Battalion Partisan Cavalry, Department of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Spotsylvania County; married farmer.
Enlisted by Captain Franklin on 11/18/1864 in Fauquier County for (duration of) the war, he was mustered into "F" Co., 43rd Battalion (Mosby's) Partisan Cavalry as a Private.
Present through the war.
He served with his older brothers Pvts. Thomas Benton & Josiah Pitts.
Mosby's Cavalry Regiment, formerly the 43rd Battalion, was organized in December, 1864. The battalion was formed in June, 1863, with five companies, later increased to eight. The unit served behind Federal lines in Northern Virginia and was the most effective command of its kind. The enemy forces were never safe and the area became known as "Mosby's Confederacy".
(bio by: BigFrench)
Josiah Pitt Gayle (1792 - 1875)
Frances M Broaddus Gayle (1803 - 1874)
Virginia America Broaddus Gayle (1832 - 1910)
Josiah P Gayle (1849 - 1888)*
Mordecai Waller Gayle (1850 - 1917)*
Annie Gayle Coghill (1854 - 1937)*
Seth Gayle (1858 - 1924)*
Frederick K. Gayle (1861 - 1929)*
John Broaddus Gayle (1863 - 1930)*
Sands Gayle (1870 - 1918)*
Mordecai John Gayle (1826 - 1902)
Almedia Frances Gayle Rowe (1828 - 1913)*
Elizabeth M. Gayle Broaddus (1833 - 1900)*
Josiah Pitt Gayle (1836 - 1905)*
Margaret Ann Gayle Beverley (1838 - 1926)*
Thomas Benton Gayle (1840 - 1928)*
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Feb 22, 2009
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