John Wesley McCary

Alabama, USA
Death 16 Apr 1906 (aged 66)
Shelby County, Texas, USA
Burial Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 24796697 · View Source
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Private, Company H (also called Company D), 28th Regiment, Texas Infantry (Randal's Brigade), CSA

John Wesley McCary, son of William Littlepage and Mary Worsham McCary, was enlisted by O. M. Roberts in Shelby County, Texas, on February 19, 1862.

John W. McCary married Julia A. on March 24, 1866, in Shelby County, Texas. Julia was born in Shelby County and lived there all her life. Their children are Horace D., Justin E., Bessie, Mary, Eva J. (m. Beckham), Dan Y., John W. Jr., Nevada, and Boone.


Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, NARA, (accessed Feb 21, 2008).
Confederate Pensions Search, Texas State Library and Archives, (accessed Feb 21, 2008).
Julia A. McCary, Widow's Application for Pension # 16538, Center, Shelby County, Texas, filed July 24, 1909, approved August 31, 1909.
1850 Census, Choctaw County, AL.
1870, 1880, 1900, 1910 censuses, Shelby Co, TX.

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  • Added: 21 Feb 2008
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