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Birth: 1826
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 4, 1865
Clarysville
Allegany County
Maryland, USA

13 Reg't Tennessee Cavalry, Co. D.
Commanded by Captain Robert Donnelly and Col. John H. Miller.

Civil War Widow's Claim for Pension:
Enlisted 24 September 1863 at Greenville
Mustered into service 28 October 1863 at Strawberry Plains, TN
Died 4 April 1865 at Cumberland Hospital, MD.

First husband of Sarah J. (RANKINS) BROOKS WILSON.
Father of Martha J. (BROOKS) LUTTRELL.

Additional information and reference:
The Clarysville Inn and a complex of buildings constructed around it was established by the United States as a general hospital (Cumberland Hospital) during the Civil War. This hospital complex provided medical care to thousands of Union soldiers as well as some Confederates. Patients who died and were not taken home for burial were interred in a nearby cemetery. The union dead buried here and in the cemetery in Cumberland were disinterred and reburied at Antietam National Cemetery.

TN GenWeb
TN in the Civil War
http://www.tngenweb.org/civilwar/rosters/cav/cav13/cod5.html#vn116
ANDREW J BROOKS
Rank: Privt
Age: 37
Enlisted: Sept 24 63 Mustered: Oct. 28 63
Remarks: Died Apr 4 65

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Sarah J Rankins Brooks Wilson (1836 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  Martha J Brooks Luttrell (1863 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Partial Pension ordered from the National Archives on 1/16/09 to verify death location & any additional data. SABH Pension received 2/2/09. SABH
 
Burial:
Antietam National Cemetery
Sharpsburg
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Plot: Site 2873
 
Created by: CWSam
Record added: Jan 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32970488
Pvt Andrew J. Brooks
Added by: CWSam
 
Pvt Andrew J. Brooks
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Added by: George Varney
 
 
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The Union Forever!
- Roger
 Added: Jul. 25, 2011

- Tom Mauer
 Added: May. 6, 2009
 
 
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