David Mays

David Mays

Kentucky, USA
Death 1898 (aged 63–64)
Lee County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Pebworth, Owsley County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 125704135 · View Source
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h/o Serena Reney Richardson md abt 1856 Ky., s/o William Maze Mays & Mary Polly Gross.

1890 Veterans Schedules
Veteran's Name: David Mays
Home in 1890 (Township, County, State): Sturgeon, Lee, Kentucky
Year enlisted: 1863
Year discharged: 1864
Rank: Private Co. D
Regiment or vessel: 47th Ky. Inf
Length of service: 1 Year, 4 Months & 14 Days
12 Aug 1863 - 26 Dec 1864

U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: David Mays
Side: Union
Regiment State/Origin: Kentucky
Regiment Name: 47 Kentucky Infantry.
Regiment Name Expanded: 47th Regiment, Kentucky Infantry
Company: D
Rank In: Private
Rank In Expanded: Private
Rank Out: Private
Rank Out Expanded: Private
Film Number: M386 roll 17

U.S., Civil War Soldier Records & Profiles, 1861-1865 a
Name: David Mays
Residence: Irvine, Kentucky
Enlistment Date: 12 Aug 1863
Rank at enlistment: Private
Enlistment Place: Irvine, Kentucky
State Served: Kentucky
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Co. D, Ky. 47th Infantry Regiment, 5 Oct 1863. Mustered out 26 Dec 1864 at Lexington, KY.
Sources: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kentucky

U.S., Civil War Pension Index: 1861-1934
Name: David Mayse (David Mays)
State Filed: Kentucky
Widow: Serenia Mays (Serena "Reney" Richardson)
Roll Number: T288_320

David filed for pension 24 Mar 1885
Serenia filed for Widow pension 19 Jul 1898 Ky.

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  • Created by: Audrey Russell
  • Added: 28 Feb 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 125704135
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for David Mays (1834–1898), Find A Grave Memorial no. 125704135, citing William Mays Cemetery, Pebworth, Owsley County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Audrey Russell (contributor 47084393) .