Source: Tombstones & Cemeteries of Cherokee Co., SC by Bobby G Moss and Dennis R Amos Vol. 2, p 80 Mintz, John B, b 1812 d 1892 H/O Jane Kennedy Buffalo Baptist Cemetery, Cherokee Co., SC
Source: Mintz Families of the Old South by A. Gregg Moore
Another son: William Drayton P Mintz burial location is unknown. Until 3 months ago, no one had located his CSA papers. He was killed in the mountains near Frederick, Md. It is not known if or where he was buried. Many times, locals were left with the huge job of burying the dead soldiers few records were kept and there were no dog tags.
He was killed in battle during the Civil War in Md.