Captain Bowies Company Cavalry

Capt. A. W. Bowie's Company was received into the service of the Confederate States on the 5th of July 1861 and received orders to march to West Point, Georgia by the 15th of July. This Company was reported ready but the Orders were changed and this Company was ordered to take up the line of march for Corinth, Mississippi by the 30th of July. On the 30th of July march was begun and this Company reached Decatur, Alabama on the 5th of August and there ascertained that the Post at Corinth was broken up. There being no proper Officer to report to the condition of the Company was reported to the Secretary of War and also to General Polk at Memphis. On the 13th of August Lt. J. S. Lanier arrived at Decatur, Alabama with Orders from General Polk to muster the Company into the service of the Confederate States for a period of not less than twelve months. Lt. Lanier then mustered in the Company dating the term of service from the 15th of July 1861. In a few days Lt. Lanier returned to Decatur, Alabama and stating that he had lost the Muster Roll of the Company and proceeded to make another Roll. Copy of the first with this exception, that the term of service was dated from the 13th of August instead of the 15th of July. A copy of this Muster Roll was left with the Company, but the original Muster Roll of the Company was retained by Lt. Lanier. In accordance with the facts stated above the Officers and Men of Captain Bowie's Company claim pay and commencement of their service from the 15th day of July.

Bagley, Sumner - Private; Age 24   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Banks, William H. - Private; Age 26   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861.Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Berrier, John H. - Private; Age 22 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Best, Thomas A. - Private; Age 18   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Bolton, Joseph - Private;  Age 26   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Bowie, Andrew W. -Captain; Age 39   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Bradford, Tipton - Private; Age 22 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Brewer, James A. - Private; Age 19 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Byars, Samuel C. - Private; Age 27 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Chambers, George W. - Private; Age 18   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Chandler, Wilber F. - Private; Age 28   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Chaney, James M. - Private; Age 20 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.       
Chaney, Thomas W. - Private; Age 23   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Childerson, Richard J. - Private; Age 18 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Childerson, Thomas J. - Private; Age 20   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Cockrum, John W. - Private; Age 26 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Coleman, George L. - Private; Age 19   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 13 1861.
Collins, John W. - Private; Age 24   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13 1861.
Cummings, Erastus T. - Private; Age 22   Joined at Talladega, Alabama  July 15 1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13 1861. 
Cunningham, James W. - Private; Age 19   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15 1861. Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 13 1861.
Curry, Mark S. - 1st  Sergeant; Age 21   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15 1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13 1861.       
Darnall, Benjamin F. - Private; Age 24   Joined at  Talladega, Alabama July 15 1861. Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 13 1861.
Davis, Waddy T. - Private; Age 22   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15 1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13 1861.
Davis, Warren R. - Private; Age 25   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15 1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13 1861.
DeArman James T. - Private (musician); Age 22   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15 1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13.1861.        
DeArman, Newton B. - Pvt. 2nd Lieutenant; Age 26   Joined at  Talladega, Alabama July 15 1861. Enlisted at Decatur Alabama August 13,1861.
Duncan, A. Wilmer - Private; Age  27   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15.1861. Enlisted at Decatur Alabama August 13,1861.
Duncan, John C. - Private(musician ; Age 18 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Duncan, Philip N. - Private; Age 21   Joined atTalladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur Alabama August 13,1861.
Dye, Elisha T. - Private; Age 23   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at  Decatur ,Alabama August 13,1861.
Franklin, Peter - Private; Age 28   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur .Alabama August 13,1861.
Gaddie, Felex G. McC. - Private; Age 18   Joined at  Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Glaze, Joseph - Private;  Age 24   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted  at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Goggins, William - Private; Age 19   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur ,Alabama August 13,1861.   Died at Okalona,Mississippi July 26,1862 of typhoid.        
Golden, George W. - Private; Age 28 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13, 1861.
Golden, James H. - Private; Age 22   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Gregory, Shadrack J. - Private; Age 18  Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Hardie, Alva  F. - Private; Age 19     Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Hawkins, David E. - Private; Age 21  Joined at  Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Haynes, Riley J. - Private; Age 26    Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Henry, Robert P. - Private; Age 23   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Hogan, Wilbur F. - Private; Age 19    Joined at  Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Holcombe, Jesse - Private;  Age 36   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted  at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Holcombe, William T. - Private; Age 19   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Huston, William- Private; Age 25   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Hudson, William H - Private; Age 37   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Jackson,  James M. - Private; Age 18   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur .Alabama August 13,1861.
Jemison, William C. - Private; Age 18   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur .Alabama August 13,1861.
Jones, Basil - Private; Age 23   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Jones, Daniel B. - Private; Age 18   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur Alabama August 13,1861.
Jones, Ezekiel  H. - Private; Age 20   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Jones, John A.J. - Private; Age 23   Joined at  Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur Alabama August 13,1861.
Jones, John W. - Private; Age 22  Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Little, Andrew J. - Private; Age 28   Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 6,1861
Mallard, George T. - Private; Age 27   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Martin, Elijah J. - Private; Age 39   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
McElderry, John S. - 2nd Lieutenant; Age 26   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
McElderry, Marcus - Private; Age 23   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861.Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
McNeill, Charles C. - Private; Age 27   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Miller, Charles - Private; Age 17 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Miller, Edwin M. - Private; Age 20   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Moore, William H. - Private; Age 17   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Morris, James F. - Sergeant; Age 24   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Morrison, John - Private; Age 22   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Murphree, Aaron A. - Corporal; Age 28   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Nabors, Belton O. - Corporal; Age 31   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Nabors, Henry C. - Private; Age 18   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Orr, James A. - Private (musician); Age 18   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Orr, Wilson M. - Private; Age 18   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Parsons, George W. - Private; Age 18   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Price, James C. - Private; Age 27   Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Prickett, William P. - Private (Blacksmith); Age 28   Joined  at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Radford, Florence W. - Private; Age 18   Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 15,1861
Remson, Charles F. - Private; Age 18 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Riddle, Edmond R. - Private; Age 17 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.       
Roach, Charles B. - Private; Age 27   Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 25,1861
Roach, John B. - Private; Age 18 Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 15,1861        
Steel, Thomas - Private; Age 32 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Stewart, William A. -Private; Age 22 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Stockdale, John L. - 1st Lieutenant; Age 30  Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Stockdale, William F. - Sergeant; Age 22 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Waddell, Newton M. - Private; Age 19 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Wade, Green B. - Private; Age 18 Enlisted at Morgan Co. ,Alabama August 3,1861       
Wade, Jasper N. - Private; Age 29 Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 15,1861
Waters, John E. - Private;  Age 20 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Weatherly, Henry H. - Private; Age 21 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Wheeler, George K. - Private; Age 30 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Wiggins, James H. - Private; Age 18 Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 17,1861
Williams, G.A. - Private (farrier); Age 37 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.        
Williams, John T. - Private; Age 20 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861. 
Wilson, Oliver - Private; Age 32 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Wilson, William D. - Private; Age 20 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Winbourn, JohnA. - Sergeant; Age 27 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at  Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.
Wyatt, Ira - Private; Age 20 Joined at Talladega, Alabama July 15,1861. Enlisted at Decatur, Alabama August 13,1861.

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