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Pvt James Wiley Lovelace
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Birth: 1836
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 1863
Fort Delaware
New Castle County
Delaware, USA

Name: James Lovelace ,
Residence: Cleveland County, North Carolina
Occupation: Farmer
Enlistment Date: 6 May 1862
Enlistment Place: Cleveland County, North Carolina
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: North Carolina
Service Record: Promoted to Full Private (Reduced to ranks). Enlisted as a Musician on 6 May 1862 at the age of 26. Enlisted in Company D, 55th Infantry Regiment North Carolina on 30 May 1862. Died of disease as a POW Company D, 55th Infantry Regiment North Carolina on 13 Sep 1863 at Fort Delaware, DE.

Private, Company D, 55th Regiment, North Carolina Infantry

Died while a Prisoner of War.

Regiment information:
This unit was raised and enlisted in Cleveland County in early 1862. The company functioned as part of the regiment for the entirety of the war and its exploits are reported as part of the regimental history.
AKA "The Cleveland Farmers"

James married Sarah Hamrick 15 DEC 1857 Cleveland, North Carolina
They had two children:
Sarah & Judah 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nathaniel Lovelace (1810 - 1868)
  Jane McSwain Lovelace (1812 - 1896)
 
 Siblings:
  William G. Lovelace (____ - 1864)*
  Thomas Eugene Lovelace (1829 - 1913)*
  Thomas Eugene Lovelace (1829 - 1913)**
  William N Lovelace (1833 - 1864)*
  James Wiley Lovelace (1836 - 1863)
  Rosanna Lovelace Hamrick (1836 - 1928)*
  Asa Green Lovelace (1849 - 1924)*
  Perry Wilkie Lovelace (1851 - 1927)*
  Margaret Lovelace (1856 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Finns Point National Cemetery
Pennsville
Salem County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: ,
 
Maintained by: Elizabeth
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 03, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 2537098
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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: May. 28, 2014
Thank you for your service to our country James.
- Jeff Lovelace
 Added: Sep. 13, 2013

- Elizabeth
 Added: Aug. 27, 2013
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