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John Henry Cardwell
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1844
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 30, 1886
Wilkesboro
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA

This is my great-grandfather. He served in the Civil War with Co. K, 53rd NC Infantry Regiment before transferring to the CSA Navy.

There is a newspaper article that indicates that he could have been drowned in the Yadkin River in Wilkesboro by a lynching mob.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Daniel Franklin Cardwell (1819 - ____)
  Margaret Church Cardwell (1818 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Cynthia Ann McGee Cardwell (1846 - 1882)
 
 Children:
  Nancy L. Cardwell Johnson (1866 - 1959)*
  Margarette Ann Cardwell Foster (1868 - ____)*
  Zora Cardwell Foster (1870 - 1947)*
  Bethany Lee Cardwell (1873 - 1880)*
  Franklin Miles Cardwell (1874 - 1952)*
  Matilda Victory Cardwell Sawyers (1876 - 1935)*
  Martha M. Cardwell (1877 - ____)*
  William Green Cardwell (1879 - 1967)*
  John Osco Cardwell (1882 - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Henry Cardwell (1844 - 1886)
  James Harrison Cardwell (1846 - 1918)*
  Peter A. Cardwell (1849 - 1880)*
  William Cardwell (1852 - 1870)*
  Hiram H. Cardwell (1857 - 1870)*
  Myra Eveline Cardwell Bumgarner (1860 - 1923)*
  Margaret A. Cardwell Holman (1860 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Non-Cemetery Burial
Specifically: Drowned in Yadkin River
 
Created by: Barbara Spears Pipek
Record added: Jun 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 113020668
 

My great-grandfather.
- Barbara Spears Pipek
 Added: Jan. 19, 2014
 
 
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