PVT Granville Tyree

PVT Granville Tyree

Birth
Monroe County, West Virginia, USA
Death 8 Aug 1864 (aged 30–31)
Bibb County, Georgia, USA
Burial Andersonville National Historic Site, Macon County, Georgia, USA
Plot grave # 5135 in section F Nation
Memorial ID 5655640 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Granville Tyree, my G Grandfather, joined Co H 8th Reg.VA Inf. Later Co H 7th Regt. WV Cavalry Vol at Raleigh, VA (WV) 25 Dec 1961. captured by rebels in Salem raid at Covington, VA 19 Dec 1863 then taken to Andersonville, GA Civil war POW camp where he died on 8 Aug 1864 of. He was a short man 5' 7", dark or florid complextion with grey eyes. It is interesting to note that a fresh water spring gushed forward on the day Granville Tyree died. (from letter by Martha Moore Worley). He was married to Celia Ann Davis daughter of Abigail Davis.


Family Members

Spouse

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: Raymond H Honaker
  • Added: 1 Aug 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial 5655640
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Granville Tyree (1833–8 Aug 1864), Find a Grave Memorial no. 5655640, citing Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville National Historic Site, Macon County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Raymond H Honaker (contributor 46489693) .