61st Infantry Regiment

Company D
Bulloch County
"DeKalb Guards"

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Originally 7th Battalion Georgia Infantry.
This company was mustered into service September 9, 1861, and served on Georgia coast and Charleston, South Carolina: Was assigned to 61st Regiment Georgia Infantry in 1862.

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Alderman, J. W. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Appointed 3rd Sergeant. Captured at Cedar Creek, Virginia, October 19, 1864. (Not on original rolls.)

Anderson, John D. G. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1, 1863.

Banks, Calvin -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died of disease at home in Georgia in 1862.

Barrow, Isaac -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at Fredericksburg, Virginia, December 13, 1862.

Beasley, J. R. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862. Pension records show he went home and was on wounded furlough close of war.

Bird, Adam P. -- Private - March 10, 1862. Captured near Petersburg Virginia, March 25, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, June 24, 1865. (Born in Emanuel County, Georgia, May 8, 1844.)

Bland, William H. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Captured in Frederick City, Maryland, hospital in 1862. Exchanged. Captured at Morton's Ford, Virginia, February 6, 1864. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Delaware, February 1865. Exchanged March 7, 1865. (Born in Bulloch County, Georgia, June 30, 1842. Died near Baxley, Georgia, July 7, 1918.)

Bowen, B. F. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in Staunton, Virginia, hospital in 1862.

Boyett, Thomas -- Private - September 9, 1861. Surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865. (Born in Georgia, October 17, 1841.)

Brannen, John C. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Elected 2nd Lieutenant March 25, 1862. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862. Killed at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862.

Brown, J. A. -- Private. (Not on original roll.)

Butts, Frank -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862.

Cartee, Joel (or Carter) -- Private.

Cartee, John (or Carter) -- Private. Died in Richmond, Virginia, hospital July 1862. Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Lynchburg, Virginia, Number 5, 2nd Line, Lot 172 Ferguson's Factory.

Cartee, Malachi, (or Carter) -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in Richmond, Virginia, hospital July 1862.

Cartee, Reuben (or Carter) -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in Richmond, Virginia, hospital June 14, 1862. Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Lynchburg, Virginia, Number C, 4th Line, Lot 172-Ferguson's Factory.

Cartee, William (or Carter) -- Private - September 9, 1861. Discharged, disability, near Liberty Mills, Virginia, July 28, 1862. (Born in Spartanburg District, South Carolina in 1838. Died in Bulloch County, Georgia, May 17, 1887.)

Chenutt, Drew -- Private - September 9, 1861. Detailed drummer. Transferred. (Not on original rolls.)

Clements, John B. -- Private - September 13, 1861. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland, September 17, 1862. Admitted to Wayside Hospital (General Hospital #9) at Richmond, Virginia, October 1, 1862.

Collier, Jackson -- Private - 1863. Surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865.

Collins, A. Jackson -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at Winchester, Virginia, March 23, 1862; Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862. Transferred to Company K in 1862. Wounded, 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862; Wilderness, Virginia, May 5, 1864. Pension records show he was at home on furlough close of war. (Born in Tattnall County, Georgia, January 6, 1841. Died July 9, 1896.)

Collins, Berrien -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862.

Collins, G. A. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at Cold Harbor Virginia, June 27, 1862; 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August, 28 1862. Died at Richmond, Virginia,

Collins, H. J. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in Lovingston Hospital at Winchester, Virginia, August 20, 1862.

Collins, Jackson J. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862. Roll dated Petersburg, Virginia, March 1865, shows him present.

Collins, Joshua -- Private - July 19, 1862. Discharged, disability, February 7, 1863. (Born in Tattnall County, Georgia in 1841.)

Collins, Martin V. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Roll dated August 31, 1864, last on file, shows him absent, sick. Pension records show he was at home on sick furlough September 1864 to close of war. (Born in Bulloch County, Georgia, August 5, 1844.)

Collins, Neal -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in hospital at Jekyll Island, or Camp Bethesda, near Savannah, Georgia in 1861.

Collins, Perry -- Private - March 1862. Died of typhoid fever in Chimborazo Hospital, Richmond, Virginia, June 1862.

Collins, Robert Henry -- Enlisted as a private in Company G, 11th Battalion Georgia Infantry, March 4, 1862. Transferred to G, 47th Regiment Georgia Infantry, May 12, 1862. Discharged, furnished Elam Sapp as substitute, September 1, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company D, 61st Regiment Georgia Infantry, March 2, 1864. Captured near Petersburg, Virginia, March 25, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, June 26, 1865. (Born in Georgia, about 1840.)

Collins, William H. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 3, 1863. Captured at South Mountain, Maryland, July 4, 1863. Paroled at Point Lookout, Maryland, October 11, 1864. Exchanged at Boulware & Cox’s Wharves, James River, Virginia, October 13, 1864. Roll dated Petersburg, Virginia, March, 1865, shows him absent.

Collins, Ziba J. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Appointed 3rd Sergeant. Killed at Monocacy, Maryland, July 9, 1864.

Connell, Timothy E. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Absent, sick, August 31, 1864. Roll dated Petersburg, Virginia, March 1865, shows him absent.

Couey, Martin (or Covey) -- Private - 1863. Pension records show he surrendered at Macon, Georgia in 1865. (Born in Wilkinson County, Georgia, April 3, 1828.)

Cruce, J. A. J. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Appointed Sergeant in 1861. Killed at North Anna, Virginia, July 23, 1862.

Davis, Henry -- Private - September 9, 1861. Discharged, furnished substitute, April 2, 1862.

Davis, Lemuel -- Private - September 9, 1861. Surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865.

DeLoach, James Hoyt -- Jr. 2nd Lieutenant - September 9, 1861. Cashiered February 25, 1862.

Dixon, Jasper -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at Government Machine Shops at Savannah, Georgia in 1861.

Driggers, Henry -- Private - September 9, 1861. Assassinated at Brunswick, Georgia in 1861.

Ellis, Joshua -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Captured near Petersburg, Virginia, March 25, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, June 26, 1865.

Everett, John -- Private - 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Killed at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1, 1863.

Findley, Stephen Lemuel -- See Private - Company B.

Fitzsimmons, Patrick -- Private - September 17, 1861. Absent, sick, May 1,-August 31, 1864. Roll dated Petersburg, Virginia, March 1865, shows him absent.

Franklin, Hardy -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in Valley of Virginia in 1862.

Franklin, Hiram -- Private - September 9, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant September 22, 1862. Wounded and permanently disabled at Fredericksburg, Virginia, December 13, 1862. Resigned, disability, November 2, 1863.

Franklin, Mitchell -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in Charlottesville, Virginia, hospital July 8, 1862.

Franklin, Remer -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded near Petersburg, Virginia, March 25, 1865. Surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865. Died in Bulloch County, Georgia, October 1901.

Frawley, Daniel (or Randell) -- Private - September 9, 1861. Roll dated Petersburg, Virginia, March 1865, shows him a prisoner of war.

Green, Charlton -- Private - September 9, 1861. Discharged, general disability, February 4, 1864. (Born in Bulloch County, Georgia, June 24, 1843. Died at Savannah, Georgia, December 3, 1917.)

Green, Daniel -- Private - September 9, 1861. (Not on original rolls.)

Green, Mitchell J. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia, May 12, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York, June 21, 1865. (Born in Georgia.)

Green, Solomon -- Private - September 9, 1861. Discharged, disability at Camp Bethesda near Savannah, Georgia, March 24, 1862.

Hendrix, Glynn F. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded through left thigh, and permanently disabled at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862. Discharged, disability, April 1, 1864. (Born in Georgia, April 27, 1837. Died at Reidsville, Georgia, November 23, 1920.)

Hendrix, James J. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Severely wounded in leg and captured at Monocacy, Maryland, July 9, 1864. Transferred from Fort Henry, Maryland to Point Lookout, Marylandfor exchange February 20, 1865. Pension records show he was furloughed for 30 days at Richmond, Virginia, March 1865. (Born in Georgia, October 25, 1829.)

Hendrix, M. B. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Disabled, left leg broken while unloading guns at Brunswick, Georgia, June 1862. (Born in Georgia, August 9, 1834.)

Hodges, Asberry W. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Sick in Huguenot Springs, Virginia, hospital October 31, 1862. Discharged, disability, November 1863. Reenlisted. Killed at Peachtree Creek, Georgia, July 22, 1864.

Hodges, J. C. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Appointed Sergeant. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland, September 17, 1862. Died from wounds in Field Hospital September 28, 1862.

Hodges, S. W. -- Private - October 31, 1861. Discharged, disability, December 25, 1861.

Hodges, Wesley -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862.

Hodges, William G. W. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Transferred to Company K. Captured at Appomattox, Virginia, April 7, 1865. Paroled at Farmville, Virginia, April 11-April 21, 1865. (Born in Georgia,)

Holland, William H. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in Savannah, Georgia, hospital May 1, 1862.

Holloway, Joshua -- Private - September 9, 1861. Severely wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland, September 17, 1862. Captured at Strasburg, Virginia, September 23, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Maryland, February 18, 1865. Received at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Virginia for exchange, February 20-21, 1865. (Born in Bulloch County, Georgia, May 23, 1845.)

Holloway, William -- 4th Corporal - September 9, 1861. Appointed 3rd Corporal. Captured at Appomattox, Virginia, April 6, 1865. Released and surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865. (Born in Bulloch County, Georgia, April 1842. Died there January 22, 1915.)

Jarriel, John L. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded in right arm, necessitating amputation above elbowat 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862. Absent, sick, December 4, 1863. (Born in Georgia, March 2, 1843.)

Jones, Henry -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in hospital with typhoid fever, July 12, 1862.

Jones, Silas E. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at Fredericksburg, Virginia, December 13, 1862. Died at Richmond, Virginia, December 1862.

Jones, Thomas B. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded in foot at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862. Captured at South Mountain, Maryland, July 4, 1863. Paroled at Point Lookout, Maryland, February 18, 1865. Died in Bulloch County, Georgia, February 8, 1889.

Kennedy, Stephen H, Jr -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862.

Kennedy, Stephen H. Sr. -- 1st Lieutenant - September 9, 1861. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 30, 1862. Elected Captain September 23, 1862; Lieutenant-Colonel January 1865. Severely wounded at Hatcher's Run, Virginia, February 6, 1865.

Kennedy, William -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in Camp Bethesda hospital near Savannah, Georgia, May 14, 1862.

Kicklighter, Alfred -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded near Newtown, Virginia, November 12, 1864. Roll dated Petersburg, Virginia, March 1865, shows him absent.

Kicklighter, William -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at North Anna River, Virginia, July 23, 1862.

Kirkland, Joshua -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862.

Lee, William A. -- 2nd Corporal - September 9, 1861. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia, May 12, 1864. Died at Elmira, New York, Grave #330, Woodlawn National Cemetery.

Lewis, Wyley -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 29, 1862.

Martin, Eli J. -- 1st Corporal - September 9, 1861. Wounded near Spotsylvania, Virginia, May 12, 1864. Captured at Harrisonburg, Virginia, September 25; 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Maryland, October 18, 1864. Exchanged at Venus Point, Savannah River, Georgia, November 15, 1864. Roll dated Petersburg, Virginia, March 1865, shows him absent. Died August 1866.

Mincey, James M. -- 3rd Sergeant - September 9, 1861. Elected 2nd Lieutenant. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 30, 1862; Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1, 1863. Wounded through lungs, left shoulder and thigh, and captured at Monocacy, Maryland, July 9, 1864. Exchanged at Point Lookout, Maryland, September 30, 1864. (Born in Georgia, October 25, 1842.)

Nevils, J. L. B. -- 4th Sergeant - September 9, 1861. Killed at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 30, 1862.

Nichols, Absalom J. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862.

Nichols, George Washington -- Private - May 10, 1862. Wounded at Maryland Heights, Virginia, September 12, 1862; at Winchester, Virginia, September 19, 1864. Pension records show he was on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Georgia, January 22, 1843.)

Oliff, Henry J. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia, May 12, 1864. Died at Elmira, New York,

Parrish, Daniel -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862; in left arm, resulting in permanently disabled hand at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862. Discharged, disability. (Born in Georgia, April 22, 1839. Died in Berrien County, Georgia, June 22, 1901.)

Parrish, Henry -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in hospital in 1862.

Parrish, Isaiah -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died of pneumonia at Waynesville, Georgia, March 8, 1862.

Powell, John -- Private - September 9, 1861. On extra duty on boat crew. Returned to duty August 31, 1864. Surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865.

Rimes, Andrew M. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded in foot at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862; in thigh at Morton's Ford, Virginia, February 6, 1864. Roll dated Petersburg, Virginia, March 1865, shows him absent. (Born in Georgia, December 28, 1837.)

Rushing, Harrison -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1, 1863.

Ryals, John J. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in Shenandoah County, Virginia, Buried there in Mount Jackson Cemetery.

Scarboro, G. W. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Transferred to Company K.

Scarboro, J. Newton -- Private - September 7, 1861. Transferred to Company K. Killed at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1, 1863.

Smith, John -- Private - September 9, 1861. On detached service November 4, 1864. Pension records show he was in Staunton, Virginia, hospital April 9, 1865. (Born in Tattnall County, Georgia, March 1, 1836. Died in Liberty County, Georgia, June 13, 1899. Buried at South Salem Church near Claxton, Georgia.)

Smith, Martin Van Buren -- Private - September 9, 1861. Transferred to Company K, June 1, 1862. Wounded. Captured. Paroled at Staunton, Virginia, May 1, 1865.

Summerlin, David -- Private - September 9, 1861. Left sick on roadside. Died August 10, 1862. Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Lynchburg, Virginia, Number 10, 2nd Line, Lot 165-Reid's Factory.

Summerlin, Ivey (or Ivy) -- Private - September 9, 1861. Surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865. (Born in Georgia, January 13, 1834.)

Tillman, Henry – Captain - September 9, 1861. Elected Major September 23, 1862; Lieutenant Colonel January 1863. Resigned January 25, 1863. Resignation accepted February 12, 1863.

Tillman, John E. C. -- 1st Sergeant - September 9, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant of Company K, May 25, 1862. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia, May 12, 1864. Released at Hammond General Hospital, Point Lookout, Maryland, July 25, 1865. (Born in Tattnall County, Georgia, February 21, 1842. Died in Pierce County, Georgia, March 21, 1913.)

Turner, Jackson -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862.

Turner, Samuel -- Private - September 9, 1861. Captured at Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, D. C, July 14, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York, June 14, 1865.

Underwood, Wyley -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at Fredericksburg, Virginia, December 13, 1862.

Warren, Francis M. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded in left hand, two fingers amputatedat Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862. Recommended for discharge on account of wounds July 30, 1863. (Born in Georgia, January 7, 1840.)

Warren, Irvin -- Private - September 9, 1861. Died in Richmond, Virginia, hospital in 1862.

Warren, Madison -- Private - September 9, 1861. Severely wounded at Fredericksburg, Virginia, December 13, 1862; Morton’s Ford, Virginia, February 6, 1864. Surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865.

Warren, Sims -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 28, 1862; at Fredericksburg, Virginia, December 13, 1862. Discharged, disability at Richmond, Virginia in 1864.

Waters, T. A. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 29, 1862. Discharged, disability.

Waters, Thomas -- Private - September 9, 1861. Surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865.

Waters, Washington -- Private - September 9, 1861. Captured at Wilderness, Virginia, May 12, 1864. Exchanged. Discharged, disability in 1864. Died April 1873.

White, Michael -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded in Virginia. Discharged, disability at Lynchburg, Virginia, October 29, 1862. (Born in Kerry, Ireland in 1826. Died in Bulloch County, Georgia, about 1888.)

Wilkinson, B. W. -- Private - May 12, 1862. Discharged April 1864.

Wilkinson, James H. -- 2nd Lieutenant - September 9, 1861. Resigned March 24, 1862.

Wilkinson, William R. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Transferred to Company K. Severely wounded, and captured near Petersburg, Virginia, March 27 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland, June 22, 1865. (Born in Bulloch County, Georgia in 1826. Died in Tattnall County, Georgia, August 30, 1903.)

Williams, James -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed at 2nd Manassas, Virginia, August 29, 1862.

Williams, Robert J. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 27, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant of Company C, 47th Regiment Georgia Infantry, July 4, 1862. Admitted to Macon, Georgia, hospital with fever November 28, 1863. Resigned, disability, March 7, 1864. Resigna- tion accepted April 19, 1864.

Williams, Simon L. -- Private - September 9, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant February 26, 1862; 1st Lieutenant September 22, 1862. Pension records show he was at home on furlough close of war.

Williams, W. H. -- 2nd Sergeant - September 9, 1861. Appointed Adjutant. Wounded at Hatcher's Run, Virginia, February 6, 1865.

Winham, T. B. (or T. H.) -- Private. (Not on original rolls.)

Woods, W. Anderson, Sr. -- 3rd Corporal - September 9, 1861. Wounded at Frederick City, Maryland, September 10, 1862. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Virginia, April 9, 1865. (Born in Bulloch County, Georgia, November 28, 1839.)

Youmans, John -- Private - September 9, 1861. Killed near New Market, Virginia, September 24, 1864.

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