Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Whitfield Hargett
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: 1828
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 1865
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

Whitfield was a farrier with the Company A, 7th Kentucky Calvary during the Civil War. He was captured at the Battle of Lafayette, Georgia, June 24, 1864, and was held at Andersonville Prison. He was returning home on the USS Sultana when it was blown up on the Mississippi River, near Memphis, Tennessee, in April, 1865.

 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Israel Hargett (1796 - 1882)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucinda Smoot Hargett (1827 - 1867)*
 
 Children:
  William Riley Hargett (1852 - 1932)*
  Israel Washington Hargett (1855 - 1927)*
  John Berry Hargett (1859 - 1939)*
 
 Siblings:
  George W. Hargett (1821 - 1839)*
  Whitfield Hargett (1828 - 1865)
  Basil R Hargett (1833 - 1920)*
  Sabrina Ann Hargett Royse (1837 - 1924)*
  Mary Jane Hargett Hamm (1839 - 1861)*
  Sampson P. Hargett (1847 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body lost or destroyed
Specifically: Body was never recovered from explosion
 
Created by: Debbie J
Record added: Mar 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50406115
 

Thank you for your service.
- JoAnn
 Added: Apr. 18, 2014

- Kay Seipp
 Added: Mar. 22, 2013

- Honor
 Added: Oct. 3, 2011
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service