Sgt Alonzo Sellman

Sgt Alonzo Sellman

Birth
Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 27 Oct 1878 (aged 34)
Clarksburg, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row F, Lot 3, Site 9
Memorial ID 10607405 · View Source
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Parents:
- Robert Alexander Sellman [1818-1886]
- Sarah Ann (Dade) Sellman [1823-1852]

Married Sarah Isabelle Neel on July 12, 1870 in Montgomery County, Maryland

Children:
- Lee Wilson Sellman (1872-1901)
- Minnie Waters Sellman (1873-1947)
- William Arthur Sellman (1875-1961)
- Mary Serena Sellman (1876-1904)

Military Service

Confederate soldier in the Civil War.

Alonzo Sellman was a Sergeant in Lt. Col. Elijah Veirs White's "Comanches" - 35th Battalion, Virginia Cavalry, Company B, during the Civil War (Confederate States of America - CSA).

• wounded 5/5/1864, Wilderness
• wounded 10/9/1864, Tom Brooks
• wounded 4/30/1865, Hatcher's Run
• Wounded at Brandy Station, Culpeper County Virginia.

Yankee listed him as "Notorious gambler and a dangerous character".


Family Members


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  • Created by: Montgomery County Contributor
  • Added: 13 Mar 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 10607405
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Alonzo Sellman (17 Sep 1844–27 Oct 1878), Find a Grave Memorial no. 10607405, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Montgomery County Contributor (contributor 46548378) .