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Pvt William J Glover

Pvt William J Glover

Birth
Georgia, USA
Death 15 Oct 1862 (aged 23–24)
Mississippi, USA
Burial Lauderdale, Lauderdale County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 16419122 · View Source
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William J. Glover is the son of Elizabeth Glover and father unknown. He was the brother of Martha A., Mary A., and Louisa C. Glover as shown in the 1860; Census Place: Eastern Division, Barbour, Alabama; Roll M653_1; Page: 359; Image: 362

Private William J. Glover
Company H
Age at Enlistment: 23
Enlisted 12 May 1862 at Abbeville AL (ALSO 10 May at Lawrenceville); Appears on Muster Roll of Co. H dated 12 May 1862 at Auburn AL; Died in service of pneumonia at Lauderdale Springs MS on 10 or 15 Oct 1862; Claim for deceased soldier filed 22 Dec 1862 to wit Court documents filed by his mother Elizabeth Glover in Barbour County, AL:

"On this 22nd day of December 1862, personally appeared before me the subscriber, A Justice of the Peace in and for the county aforesaid, Elizabeth Glover who, after being sworn according to law, depose and says that she is the mother of William J. Glover deceased, who was a private of Captain M. Searcy's Company 37 Regiment of Alabama volunteers, commissioned by Colonel J. F. Dowdell, in the service of the Confederate States in the present war with the United States; that the said William J. Glover entered the service at Abbeville in Henry county and State Alabama on the 12 day of May 1862 and died at Lauderdale Springs, Ms. on or about 15 October 1862 leaving no child or father"

Claim for Deceased Soldier filed (re-filed?) 26 Jan 1863 by Elizabeth Glover, mother, care of William & Woods, attys., Clayton AL -- this claim "Sup. & Verified" 8 Aug 1864; Claim for Deceased Soldier paid 6 Oct 1864 in the amount of $91.66; Cousin to James Glover (Co. H); Cousin to Nathan F Glover (Co. A); Cousin to John R Glover (Co. H); Nephew to Samuel D P Glover (Co. H)

For more information on the 37th Alabama and the Glover men who fought in the regiment visit. http://www.alabama37th.com/bios-gibs-grac.htm
For more information on the Glover family visit www.gloverfamily.com


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  • Maintained by: Southerngal
  • Originally Created by: William Tatum
  • Added: 1 Nov 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16419122
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt William J Glover (1838–15 Oct 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16419122, citing Lauderdale Springs CSA Cemetery, Lauderdale, Lauderdale County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Southerngal (contributor 46941185) .