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James Nunnery
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1822
Humphreys County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 2, 1911
Benton County
Tennessee, USA

James Nunnery was born in Humphreys Co., TN, this area later became Benton Co., TN. He was the last of 4 children of Rebecca Sanders Nunnery. He served in the 49th TN Co. I. James was 2nd Lt. but later resigned his rank and served the rest of his time as a private. He was captured at Fort Donaldson along with the rest of his unit and was sent to Chicago, IL to Camp Douglas POW camp. His unit was exchanged at Port Hudson, LA and they reorganized. James was discharged soon after this time due to not being able to hear and he returned to Benton Co., TN and his family. He was well regarded in the community and it is reported that the buggys and wagons were lined up for miles at his funeral and burial at Shiloh Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Rebecca Sanders Nunnery (1780 - 1871)
 
 Spouses:
  Sally Ann Hicks Nunnery (1830 - 1885)
  Mary Cordelia Hardin Nunnery (1861 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Jeptha E Nunnery (1847 - 1929)*
  Wyly J. Nunnery (1851 - 1937)*
  Jobe Nunnery (1853 - 1937)*
  Rachel Nunnery Hyatt (1855 - 1924)*
  Rowena Nunnery Johnson (1866 - 1896)*
  James M. Nunnery (1867 - ____)*
  Robert Taylor Nunnery (1886 - 1914)*
  Marshall Alan Nunnery (1888 - 1909)*
  Emma Nunnery Cole (1892 - 1975)*
  Clara Nunnery Kee (1895 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nancy Nunnery Cox (1807 - ____)*
  Kinchen Nunnery (1810 - 1883)*
  James Nunnery (1822 - 1911)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
GM
 
Note: Co. I 49th TN Inf CSA (tombstone reads 47th TN but it is an error)
 
Burial:
Shiloh Cemetery
Camden
Benton County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Sharon M. Bledsoe
Originally Created by: William Brackett
Record added: Sep 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29510761
James Nunnery
Added by: Sharon M. Bledsoe
 
James Nunnery
Added by: Sharon M. Bledsoe
 
James Nunnery
Added by: Sharon M. Bledsoe
 
 
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- Linda Duke Dobbins
 Added: Feb. 16, 2012

- Neil Loftiss
 Added: Oct. 27, 2011
 
 
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