Samuel C. Hager was born 25 Aug 1825 in Sharpesburg, Iredell, NC. He died 15 Apr 1893 in Iredell, NC.
Independent candidate for Iredell Co sheriff, was defeated.
Moved from Lincoln Co to Iredell Co, NC in 1859 after 1st wife, Matisa (Lotitia) Amelia Stone, died giving birth to their son, Aron Thomas. Samuel C. took his daughter Mary Jane with him.
He later married Mary Ann Black (25 May 1850-29 Jan 1900) and had 5 children (James Washington, William Benjamin Ezell, John Crosen, Theodocia G, Martha A.).
Samuel C fought during the civil war as follows:
Co 12, 5th NC Infantry
Civil War, enlisted 9-22-1864, Private
Civil War, POW 4-6-1865, and 6-15-1865
Dry Goods Merchant (1880 census)
Worked in Gristmill (1870 census) in Concord Twp, Iredell Co, NC
Worked as Miller (1860 Census) Mecklinburg Co, NC
(Mason symbol, "G")
Aug 25, 1825
Apr 15, 1893
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