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Lieut John Marshall Holmes
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Birth: 1837
Alabama, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 1864
South Carolina, USA



John and his brother Jasper Newton Holmes 1833-1910 (50030211) enlisted together and fought in the same Regiment, Company Unit and Branch.

ENLISTMENT: Aug 21 1862 Mount Alvier, Morgan County, AL

REGIMENT: 12th Battalion Alabama Cavalry (Partison Rangers)

COMPANY UNIT-BRANCH: E Calvalry

RANK: Junior Second Lieutenent

KNOWN BATTLES: Dec 1862, Battle of Murfreesboro (Tennessee) also known as the batte of Stone River. He fought under the command of General Braxton Bragg.

Sep 1863, Battle of Chickamauga (Georgia). He fought under the command of General James Longstreet.

DEATH: Mar 26 1864 (Location Unknown)

MARRIED: Mar 15 1859, Blount County, Alabama to Manerva Cansis Samples (66556795)


*BIRTH DATE: 1860 US Federal Census (est)*






 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Walter Holmes (1803 - 1889)
  Martha Kyle Holmes (1809 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Manervia Cansis Samples Drake (1839 - 1929)
 
 Siblings:
  William Carroll Holmes (1826 - 1910)*
  Reuben Marshall Holmes (1831 - 1912)*
  Jasper Newton Holmes (1833 - 1910)*
  Nathaniel Harvey Holmes (1834 - 1863)*
  Mary E. Amanda J. Holmes Oaks (1835 - 1915)*
  John Marshall Holmes (1837 - 1864)
  Matilda Elizabeth A. Holmes Oden (1840 - 1925)*
  Francis Harrison Holmes (1840 - 1934)*
  Sarah Amanda Holmes Krussell (1843 - 1921)*
  Nancy Holmes Derrick (1845 - 1927)*
  Zachariah Taylor Holmes (1850 - 1935)*
  Daniel Steely Holmes (1853 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beaufort National Cemetery
Beaufort
Beaufort County
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 23, Site 2072
 
Maintained by: Gordon Houston Holmes
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
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Lieut John Marshall Holmes
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Lieut John Marshall Holmes
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Lieut John Marshall Holmes
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REST IN PEACE
John M Holmes
1ST. ALABAMA CAVALRY
Birthplace: Dekalb Co., GA
Occupation: Farmer
Rank at enlistment: Private
Company Assignment: K
5/4/1863 Enlisted Memphis, TN
9/27/1863 Mustered In Glendale, MS
10/2...(Read more)
- Bev
 Added: Jan. 16, 2005
 
 
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