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Pvt William P Sizemore

Pvt William P Sizemore

Death 6 May 1864 (aged 25–26)
Wilderness, Orange County, Virginia, USA
Burial Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg City, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 12, Row 6, Grave 2
Memorial ID 11489626 · View Source
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Son of Thomas Sizemore and Elizabeth Brooks.

Married (02 OCT 1861, Granville, NC.) Elizabeth Jane Dean (31 MAR 1841, Granville, NC. - 02 MAY 1905, Granville, NC; daughter of Moses Carnal Dean and Lucinda R. Sherman. (She remarried: Richard David Brooks.)

Father of Esther Jane Sizemore (09 JUN 1863, Granville, NC. - 10 DEC 1882, Granville, NC. Married William A. Daniel.
[Family info courtesy Carole Conrad (#46532185)].

Company G "Granville Rangers", 30th North Carolina Infantry, Ramseur's Brigade, Rodes' Division, 2nd Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Residence Granville County NC; 24 years old.
Enlisted for 12 months' service on 9/7/1861 at Oxford, Granville County, NC., he was mustered into Company G, 30th North Carolina Infantry as a Private.
Absent, sick, on Muster-In Roll, dated 10/8/1861.
Absent, Sick Furlough, on Nov & Dec 1861 Roll.
Reenlisted 3/1862 for 3 years' service.
Wounded 6/27/1862 Gaines' Mill, VA.; returned to duty 3/30/1863.
Hospitalized for Debilitas 4/20 - 5/26/1863.
Promoted to Corporal 8/8/1863.
Killed In Action in the Battle of the Wilderness, VA.

The 30th Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Camp Mangum, near Raleigh, North Carolina, in October, 1861. The men were raised in the following counties: Sampson, Warren, Brunswick, Wake, Nash, Granville, Duplin, Edgecombe, Moore, and Mecklenburg.

Bio by: BigFrench

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Surname misspelled as Sizmon on headstone.





  • Created by: BigFrench
  • Added: 6 Aug 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11489626
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt William P Sizemore (1838–6 May 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11489626, citing Confederate Cemetery, Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by BigFrench (contributor 46554304) .