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Pvt Septimus F Theus

Pvt Septimus F Theus

Birth
Taylor County, Georgia, USA
Death 27 May 1864 (aged 20)
Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Burial Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Plot Soldiers' Section I, Lot 75
Memorial ID 9789475 · View Source
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A son of Henry Theus & Mary Windham; 1 of 6 brothers who served in Company C, 59th Georgia.

Company C "Arthur Greys" of Taylor County, 59th Georgia Infantry "Sidney Johnstons", G.T. Anderson's Brigade, Field's Division, 1st Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Enlisted on 8 May 1862 at Butler, Taylor County, for 3 years or the (duration of) war, he was mustered into Company C, 59th Georgia Infantry.
Present on all rolls until May & June 1864 Roll, when mortally wounded through the lungs by gunshot on 5/13/1864, while alongside his brother William H. Theus during the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House.
Died in General Hospital Camp Winder, Richmond, VA.; left $6.00 in personal effects.

The 59th Infantry Regiment was formed in the spring of 1862 with men from Jackson, Whitfield, Crawford, Worth, and Turner counties.

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  • Created by: Scott Hutchison
  • Added: 10 Nov 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9789475
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Septimus F Theus (4 May 1844–27 May 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9789475, citing Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Scott Hutchison (contributor 46635174) .