|Birth: ||Oct. 30, 1833, USA|
|Death: ||May 27, 1898, USA|
William Wiley Leggett
William Wiley Leggett was a Doctor and assistant surgeon in Co. G Miss. 21 Infantry and Co I Ms. Sunflower Guards the 21st was also the 8th Virgina Reg. up to 1862.
He was also in the Ms 22 Infantry. Captin's George W. Elliott's Co.Co.B. Miss. Vol.
Hinds Co. Light Guards Ms. 22 reg't.
He was 29 years old at time of enlistment at Ramond Ms. Hinds Co. Ms.
He was 5 feet 10 inches tall, fair complexion,blue eyes, black hair a Physician and farmer as occupation.
He was given a discharge on Dec 31 1864 due to Chronic Rhurematism and to go home to help his family and community who need a doctor very much. he was paid $100.32 for his time of service by Capitan W.M. Jayne at Baldwin Ms.
William Wiley Leggett was son Of Daniel Leggett a Methodist Minister and he was son of LLewellyn Leggett of a Methodist minister also of the Leggett family of Westchester New York who came to america from Barbados from England/France early 1700s.
Wife: Catherine Dickerson Leggett wife of Dr. William Wiley Leggett is buried at Pine Bluff cemetery at Dentville In Copiah County .Catherine Dickerson was dau. of William Furr of Lawrence county Ms.
Created by: Bev
Record added: Nov 14, 2004
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