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 John T Rutledge

John T Rutledge

Wayne County, Georgia, USA
Death 31 Mar 1884 (aged 64)
Bunker Hill, Manatee County, Florida, USA
Burial Manatee County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 26765153 · View Source
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Husband of Savilla Keen, Married Feb. 15, 1844 in Lake City,

U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865

Name: John T. Rutledge
Side: Confederate
Regiment State/Origin: Florida
Regiment Name: 1 (Reserves) Florida Infantry.
Regiment Name Expanded: 1st Regiment, Florida Infantry Reserves
Company: G
Rank In: Private
Rank In Expanded: Private
Rank Out: Private
Rank Out Expanded: Private

U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865

Service Record: Enlisted in Company D, Florida 9th Infantry Regiment on 06 Oct 1862. Mustered out on 11 Jun 1863 at Camp Finegan, Tallahassee, FL. Enlisted in Company G, Florida 1st Infantry Regiment on 25 May 1864.

Description: height: 5 ft. 6 in., fair complexion, black eyes, black hair.


Children of John and Savilla

1. Mary Jane Rutledge b. abt. 1844

2. James Cable Rutledge b. Oct. 19, 1846, d. Dec. 6, 1926. James C. Rutledge and Alafair Baker married Mar. 3, 1874 in Polk Co. FL. He's buried in Mount Olive Baptist Cemetery, in Polk County, Fl.

3. Lydia/Libby Ann Rutledge born March 8, 1848, Columbia County, Florida, died Sep. 27, 1930 Osceola County, Fl.

4. Jacob L. Rutledge b. abt. 1849. He married Julia Ann Albritton, December 25, 1870, in Manatee County, Florida. She is buried in New Zion Church cemetery, Hardee County, Fl.

5. Sherrod Rutledge b. 1854, d. 1885. In the 1880 census he was single living in Polk county, Fl. He's buried in Mount Olive Baptist Cemetery, in Polk County, Fl.

6. Frances E. Rutledge abt. b. 1853

7. Daniel Rutledge abt. b. 1856. Daniel Rutledge and Mary A. Hancock married Dec. 25, 1878, in Polk Co., Fl. 1880 census they were living in Yalaha, Sumter county, Fl.

8. Rachel Rutledge abt. b. 1858

9. Lewis D. Rutledge b. Mar 24, 1859, d. Jun 29, 1934


1880 census in FL. had two of John and Savilla Rutledge's grandsons living in their home.


1. John T. Rutledge b. abt 1863

2. William H. Rutledge b. abt 1869


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  • Created by: Diane Bryan
  • Added: 11 May 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 26765153
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John T Rutledge (28 Jul 1819–31 Mar 1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 26765153, citing Keen Cemetery, Manatee County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Diane Bryan (contributor 46527215) .