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Pvt William Anderson Craft
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1840
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1909
Elbert County
Georgia, USA

Married Rossie Alexander on Aug 9, 1860. Children include: Clarence, Laura, George, Myrtice, and Jim.

The following was copied from Civil War records in the National Archives, Washington, DC:
William A. Craft enlisted as a Private, Mar 4, 1862 at Elberton, GA . He joined the 15th Georgia Regiment, Company F. He was listed on the Company Muster Roll as "...absent without leave..." for the period August 31 through December 31, 1863. He was also listed as "...a prisoner of war..." surrendered by General Robert E. Lee at Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia, on April 9, 1865.  
 
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 Parents:
  Martha Terrell Franklin Craft (1809 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Rossie Alexander Craft (1840 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  Clarence Craft (1862 - 1939)*
  Laura Emily Craft Goss (1866 - 1929)*
  George Robert Craft (1869 - 1935)*
  James W. Craft (1871 - 1941)*
  Mattie Jane Craft Bond (1875 - 1925)*
  Betty Lou Craft Taylor (1878 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Franklin Craft (1838 - 1885)*
  William Anderson Craft (1840 - 1909)
  Willis Moss Craft (1842 - 1876)*
  James D. Craft (1847 - 1882)*
  Richard Pressley Craft (1851 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock Branch Baptist Church Cemetery #1
Elberton
Elbert County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Valerie C
Record added: Jan 09, 2005
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Pvt William Anderson Craft
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Pvt William Anderson Craft
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Pvt William Anderson Craft
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~FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS~
- Christy and Chad Craft
 Added: Jul. 18, 2016
Never Forgotten
- Christy and Chad Craft
 Added: Dec. 12, 2014
Thank you for your service to our Great Country. Your G/G/G/Grandson, William H. Craft
- Willliam H. Craft
 Added: May. 22, 2011
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