PVT Peter W May

Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Death 19 Oct 1862 (aged 34–35)
Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Burial Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Plot Sec. B, Row P, Grave 47
Memorial ID 176076847 View Source
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Conscripted: Pvt., Co. H, 1st North Carolina Infantry. Age 30 years. When: July 8, 1862; Where: Greensboro, Guilford Co., N.C.. Company Muster Rolls: June to Oct. 1862 absent. Nov. & Dec. 1862. Remarks: Absent wounded. Jan. & Feb. 1863 Remarks: Died of wounds received at Sharpsburg, Md. on the 19 Oct. 1862. At Howard's Hospital, Staunton, Va.. General Hospital No. 22, Richmond, Va. Admitted: Sept. 29, 1862; Died: Oct. 19, 1862 from Typhoid Fever. His widow T. A. May filed claims Sept 1, 1863.
Name: Peter May
Age: 33
Birth Year: abt 1827
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Guilford
Home in 1860:
North Division, Guilford, North Carolina
Post Office: Greensboro
Family Number: 484
Household Members:
Name Age
Peter May 33
Thankful May 26

He married Thankful Abigail Summers Dec. 6, 1859 in Guilford Co., N.C.


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