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Sgt James D. Wesson
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Birth: 1843
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Death: 1936
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA

James D. Wesson
Confederate Veteran
Birth Date: January 10, 1843
Died: January 1, 1936
Co. H. 34th. N.C. Infantry
C.S.A.

Residence Cleveland County NC; an 18 year-old Farmer.
Enlisted on 10/1/1861 at Cleveland County, NC as a Corporal.
On 10/25/1861 he mustered into "H" Co. NC 34th Infantry
He was Surrendered on 4/9/1865 at Appomattox Court House, VA
He was listed as:
Wounded Near Richmond, VA (date not stated)
Confined 6/27/1862 Fort Columbus, NY (And paroled)
POW 6/27/1862 Savage's Station, VA
Exchanged 8/5/1862 Aiken's Landing, VA
Returned 2/15/1863 (place not stated) (Estimated day)
Hospitalized 6/15/1864 Richmond, VA (Gunshot wound of scalp)
Returned 7/15/1864 (place not stated) (Estimated day)
Promotions:
Sergt 5/15/1863 (Estimated day of Promo)
1st Sergt 2/1/1864

Source: http://www.civilwardata.com/active/hdsquery.dll?SoldierHistory?C&66895
http://www.cemetery.state.tx.us/pub/user_form22.asp

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Luke Wesson (1802 - 1882)
  Nancy McCurry Wesson (1800 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Lillie Ann Adams Wesson (1846 - 1927)
 
 Children:
  Amanda Wesson James (1864 - 1895)*
  Mary Lee Wesson Patterson (1868 - 1929)*
  Walter Fletcher Wesson (1870 - 1923)*
  Nancy E Wesson Ingram (1873 - 1902)*
  James H Wesson (1877 - 1912)*
  Synthia Ellie Wesson Houston (1878 - 1965)*
  Vanzo Virginia Wesson Rowland (1885 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lucy Caroline Wesson Hopper (1834 - 1889)**
  James D. Wesson (1843 - 1936)
  Nancy Margaret Wesson Ellis (1844 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Texas State Cemetery
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section:Confederate Field, Section 1 Row:T Number:39
 
Created by: Bev
Record added: Apr 18, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10811193
Sgt James D. Wesson
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Sgt James D. Wesson
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RIP Cousin....
- doug wesson
 Added: Sep. 20, 2014

- Roxღed~never forgotten
 Added: Sep. 14, 2014
Thank you for your service. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Jul. 31, 2010
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