4th Infantry Regiment

Company E

LONE STAR GUARDS

Company was organized in McLennan County, Texas, enrolled at Waco, Tex., July 13, 1861, and mustered into the Confederate service at Richmond, Va., on Sept.16, 1861, by Lt. Waller R. Bullock, CSA.

RYAN, EDW. D. Capt. -W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Died, July 4, 1862 at St. Francis de Sales Hosp., Richmond, Va.
BRANDON, J. M. 1Lt. - Detailed to Tex. on recruiting duty, Feb.-Apr., 1862: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Elect., Capt., July 4, 1862: Dischgd. on Surg. Cert. of disability, Oct.22, 1862 (foot cut by axe in 1849 prevented him from prolonged marching).
SUBLETT, DAVE L. 2Lt. - See roster, "Hdqtrs., Hood's Texas Brigade."
BILLINGSLEY, JOS. C. 3Lt. - Elect., 2Lt., May 11, 1862: Elect., 1Lt., July 4, 1862: W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Elect., Capt., Oct.22, 1862: K., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863.)
KILLINGSWORTH, ALLEN G. lSgt.
DOWNS, OSCAR J. 2Sgt. - Sick in Richmond hosp., Winter, 1861-1862: Actg. lSgt., Feb. 7, 1862: Procured substitute (N. N. Ripley), Mar.20, 1862 & returned to Waco, Tex.
EARLE, SAM S. 3Sgt. - Sick and left in hosp. at Knoxville, Tenn., Sept. 8, 1861: Died, typhoid fever, near Dumfries, Va., Feb. 1, 1862.
SMITH, JOE C. 4Sgt.
RIPLEY, PAUL M. 5Sgt. - Prom, 3Sgt., Feb., 1862: Appt., lSgt., July 15, 1862. W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): Recommended for prom. to Lt. by Lt. Col. Bane, Mar. 28, 1864: Recommendation not approved: Commanded Co. & paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
DUNK LIN, W. W. ("Billie") lCpl. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., 2Sgt.: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
MAJORS, J. B. 2Cpl. - Appt., lCpl., Mar.20, 1862: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Deserted in E. Tenn., Feb.15, 1864.
YOUNG, SHERWOOD 3Cpl. - Sick, left in hosp. at Knoxville, Tenn., Sept. 8, 1861: Appt. 2Cpl., Mar.20, 1862: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Died of wound, July 10, 1862.
DEAN, R. S. 4Cpl. Appt. 2Sgt., Mar.20, 1862: K., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862).
KILLINGSWORTH, ALLEN G. Capt. - Orig. lSgt. of Co.: Detailed to Tex. on recruiting duty, Feb.-Apr., 1862: Elect., 2Lt., July 10, 1862: Elect., iLt., Oct.22, 1862: Elect., Capt., Sept.18, 1863: K., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863).
SELMAN, THOS. J. Capt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Elect., 3Lt., Nov.11, 1862: On recruiting serv. to Tex., Feb..Apr., 1863: Prom., 2Lt., July 2, 1863: Prom., 1Lt., Sept.20, 1863: Elect., Capt., Sept.21, 1863: Sick in Richmond hosp., Summer, 1864: On sick leave to Ga., Oct., 1864: Paroled, Columbus, Miss., May 19, 1865.
SMITH, JOE C. iLt. Orig. 45gt. of Co.: Prom., 2Sgt., Feb., 1862: Elect., 3Lt., July 15, 1862: Elect., 2Lt., Oct.28, 1862: Elect., Lt., Spring, 1863: K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).
MAKEIG, FREDERICK MILLER 2Lt. - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 4th Tex. Inf."
TLLY, EDMUND 2Lt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: W., Antietarn (Sept.17, 1862): Appt. 4Sgt., Dec., 1862: Elect., 2Lt., Sept. 20, 1863: Elect., iLt., Oct., 1863: K. (hit in stomach), Wilderness (May 6, 1864).
MUSICIANS
BLOCKER, JESS C. - AWOL, Feb. 23, 1862: Returned to duty: Detached to guard POW's, Spring, 1862: Sick in Richmond hosp., Summer, 1862 & Spring, 1863: AWOL, Oct.31, 1863, presumed deserted.
GOOD, D. J.
HIRST, T. D.
PRIVATES
ASHMEAD (or ASIIMORE), GEO. L. ("Judge") - Sick at Lynchburg, Va., Summer & Fall, 1862: Dischgd. for chronic bronchitis, Dec. 10, 1862.
AYCOCK, BURNELL M. - W. (arm & thigh), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): POW, Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864).
BIBLE, NOAH - W. (leg), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Disabled, returned to Tex., May 8, 1863..
BIBLE, PHIL C. - K., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862).
BILLINGSLEY, SAM J. - Detailed to Tex. on recruiting duty, Feb., Apr., 1863: Present for duty with Co. during entire war except for recruiting duty in Tex.: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr. 12, 1865).
BRADFIELD, J. A. - Dischgd. for chronic diarrhea, July 2, 1862.
BURNETT, DANIEL - Transfd. to Co. I, 11th Miss. Inf. Regt., Apr. 1, 1862.
BURTON, W. H.P. ("Billy") - W., Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
CHAMBERS, SAM H. - On scouting duty, Nov. 22, 1861: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Leg amputated.
CHAPMAN, J. BOZE - W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Deserted in E. Tenn., Feb.15, 1864.
CHENAULT, G. N. - Sick much of 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
CLARK, J. B. - K., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862).
CLARK, J. ED. - EnI. at Waco, Apr.11, 1862: Detach. serv. at Brig. Hdqtrs., Nov., 1862 - Apr., 1863: Died of chronic hepatitis, Sept.20, 1863.
COMBE, J. W. - Died of pneumonia in Richmond hosp., Nov.26, 1861.
COWDEN, W. B. - Died of disease (chronic diarrhea), May 21, 1862.
CREED, GEO. - Left at Boonsboro, Md., Sept.14, 1862: AWOL: Deserted.
DECKERD, ALEX. P. - Sick, Summer & Fall, 1861: Dischgd., Aug. 19, 1862, "for insanity."
DECKERD, DAVID M. - Sick much of 1862: Detailed to Tex. on recruiting duty, Feb.-Apr., 1863: K., Spotsylvania CH. (May 12, 1864).
DELK, W. G. W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Furlough to Tex., Mar. 21, 1864: Did not return to Co.
DONNELLY, H. M. - Actg. hosp. attendant at Brig. hosp., Dumfries, Va., Feb., 1862: W., Antietarn (Sept.17, 1862): Died of wound.
DUNCAN, W. E. ("Bill") - Detchd. serv. at Brig. Hdqtrs., Apr., 1862: Courier for Gen. Hood, Spring, 1863: Courier for Gen. Chas. Field, Spring, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
DUNKLIN, TIM L. - K., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862).
EDWARDS, BINE G. - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Died of wound, Sept.17, 1862.
EVERETT, W. H. - Dischgd. on Surg. Cert. of disability, Dec.26, 1861.
FITZHUGH, DUGALD C. ("Champ") - Detailed as Hosp. Orderly, Summer, 1862: POW, July 20, 1863 while on furlough in Va.: Confined at Pt. Lookout, Md.: Exchanged, Mar. 3, 1864.
FOSSETT, SAM - Enl. in McLennan Co., Tex., Apr. 1, 1862: W. (foot), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): W., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): W. (hand), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
FREEMAN, R. L. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Died of wound, Aug. 2, 1862.
GREEN, GEO. - Recruited in Va.: K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).
HANNAH, W. - Recruited in Va.: Died, June, 1862.
HARRISON, JOHN H. - W. (shoulder), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Transfd. to Speight's Regt. (15th Tex. Inf.), Jan.22, 1863.
HICKS, H. K. - Enl. in McLennan County, Tex., Mar.21, 1862: Died, July 12, 1862.
HICKS, W. M. - Sick, Fall of 1861 & Winter, 1861-62: K, Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863).
HILL, ELDON - Prom., Cpl.: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): Dischgd., Sept.16, 1862.
HOLDER, JOHN W. - Enl. in McLennan County, Tex., Mar.14, 1862: Dischgd. for disability (acute diarrhea), Oct. 1, 1862.
HOLLOWAY, L. DURHAM - W. (shoulder), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Retired for disability, July 8, 1864.
HORNE, LUCK L. - Procured substitute (N. P. Moore), Jan. 1, 1862, and returned to Waco.
HUGHES, JOSIAH - Sick, Summer, 1862: Furlough granted Nov.20, 1862: No other record.
HUNT, JAS. F. - See roster, "Hdqtrs., Hood's Texas Brigade."
JACKSON, WM. T. - Dischgd. for disability (acute diarrhea), Summer, 1862.
JOHNSON, JOHN - Detached serv. as blacksmith, Fail, 1862: Dischgd., Feb.11, 1863 for disability.
JOHNSTON, JOHN W. - Appt. 3Cpl., Mar. 1, 1863: Prom., Sgt., Oct., 1863: K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).
JONES, R. M. ("Dick") - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): Arm amputated.
(2 ) KING, W. M. - Transfd. to Co. E, 4th Tex. Inf., from Co. C, 1st Tex. Inf., Dec. 31, 1863: W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
KIRVEN, WM. H. - Prom., iCol., May 8, 1862: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): Reduced to ranks, Feb. 27, 1863: POW, Raccoon Mountain (Oct.28, 1863): Confined at Camp Morton, Ind.: Died in prison, Dec.23, 1863.
LEHMANN, JOS. - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Arm amputated.
LEONARD, ROBT. H. - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 4th Tex. Inf."
LONG, B. D. - Sick, Summer & Fall, 1861: Dischgd. for disability, Dec.28, 1861.
LONG, J. H. C. - Appt. 4Cpl., Mar. 20, 1862: Prom., 2Sgt., July, 1862: K, Antietam (Sept.17, 1862).
LOYD (or LLOYD), WM. J. - Sick, Fail, 1861 & Spring & Summer, 1862: Sick leave to Tex.: Did not return to Co.
McGEE, GREEN - Enl. in McLennan County, Tex., Mar.10, 1862: Died at Liberty, Va., Jan.12, 1863.
MADDEN, C. P. - W. (arm), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Dischgd. On Surg. Cert., Nov.27, 1862.
MAKEIG, FRED M.
MANAHAN, JIM H. - Detailed to Tex. on recruiting duty, Feb.-Apr., 1862: Prom., 3Sgt., Dec., 1862: Sick in Richmond, Spring, 1864: 40 day furlough granted, Sept. 3, 1864: Did not return to Co.
MILLER, JOHN D. - Present for duty at all times, was never hospitalized: K., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863).
MOORE, N. P. - (Substitute for Pvt. L. L. Home): Enl., Jan. 1, 1862 at Dumfries, Va.: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., SSgt., Dec.15, 1862: Prom., 45gt., Oct., 1863: K., Knoxville, Tenn., Nov.24, 1863.
MORGAN, A. B. - Detailed as hosp. Waramaster, Oct., 1861, "dismissed for drunkenness," Nov., 1861: Sick in Richmond hosp., Spring, 1862 & Winter, 1868: Dischgd. on Surg. Cert., June 3, 1863.
MULLENS, F. COELLA - Enl. at Waco, Tex., Apr. 9, 1863: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
MULLENS, THOS. MACON - Sick, Aug., 1862: Prom., 4Cpl., Dec., 1862: Prom., lCpl., Oct., 1863: Sick, June, 1864: Prom., 4Sgt., June 26, 1864: Paroled, Lynchburg, Va., Apr.14, 1865.
MULLENS, W. T. Sick in Nashville, Sept.-Nov., 1861: W. (shoulder) & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Exchanged: 40 day leave granted Oct.14, 1863: Sick in hosp., Spring, 1864.
NASH, H. C. - Sick in hosp., Summer & early Fail, 1861: Dischgd. for disability, Nov.19, 1861.
NORWOOD, TOM L - K., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863).
ORR, W. L. - Died at Knoxville, Tenn., Oct. 8, 1861.
PAMPLIN, W. A. - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): W., Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863): W. (shoulder), Bermuda Hundred, Va., (June 16, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
PETERS, LANDON CONRAD - W. (thigh), 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): AWOL, Oct 10, 1863: W. (leg), Spotsylvania CH. (May 12, 1864): Paroled, Clarksburg, W. Va., Apr.30, 1865.
RAGSDALE, J. B. - Sick, Winter, 1861-62: Took Fed. oath, Washington, D. C., Apr.10, 1865.
RAMSEY, F.M. - Appt. litter bearer, May 1, 1862: AWOL, Mar.10, 1864: POW, Morristown, Tenn., Mar.15, 1864.
REED, J. C. -W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Died from wound.
RIPLEY, N. N. - (Substitute for 2Sgt. Oscar J. Downs): Eni. at Fredericksburg, Va., Mar.20, 1862: Detailed to guard baggage in rear, Apr., 1863: W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
ROBERTS, ABNER - K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1~62).
ROBINSON, J. H. - Dischgd. for disability, Feb.11, 1862.
ROBINSON, JAS. - See roster, "Hdqtrs., Hood's Tex. Brig."
ROBINSON, JOHN A. - Enl. at Waco, Tex., Apr. 8, 1862: Sick most of 1862: AWOL, July 27, 1863, presumed deserted.
ROBINSON, S. A. - K~, Antietam (Sept.17, 1862).
ROBINSON, W. S. ("Billy") - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Deserted in E. Tenn., Feb.15, 1864.
ROGERS, H. B. - Sick, Winter, 1861-62: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr. 12, 1865).
ROGERS, J. L. - Prom., Cpl., July, 1862: W. (leg & hand), 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Leg amputated: Died from wounds at Warrenton, Va., Sept.20, 1862.
ROGERS, W. D. - W. (side), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Died of pneumonia, Charlottesville, Va., Dec. 5, 1862.
ROSS, ANDY E. - Died at Dumfries, Va., Nov.19, 1861.
ROSS, WM. M. - W. (shoulder), Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Granted 50 day wound furlough: AWOL, Feb. 2, 1863: Did not return to Co.
ROTAN, W. T. - Detailed as a Brig. Teamster, Nov. 29, 1861: W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): W. jaw), Petersburg (June 22, 1864): Retired, disabled, Sept.26, 1864.
SANDIFER, LAYTON GREEN - Detailed to duty at Cen. G. W. Smith's Hdqtrs., June, 1862: Asgnd. as clerk in Capt. Dudley's Office, Subsistence Dept., Richmond, June, 1863: Asgnd. to QM Depot, Houston, Tex., Winter, 1864-65.
SELMAN, THOS. J.
SHARP, ELDRED C. - W. (foot), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., 4Cpl., Mar. 1, 1863: Prom., lCpl.: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr. 12, 1865).
SMITH, JAS. S. - W. (shoulder), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Died from wound, July 8, 1862.
SMITH, JOHN S. - See roster, "Hdqtrs., Hood's Texas Brigade."
SMITH, L. (or S.) - Died at Dumfries, Va., Jan.28, 1862.
TAYLOR, EMZY - Dischgd. for disability (lung disease), Dec. 4, 1861.
TAYLOR, G.M. - W. (arm), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Sick, Spring, 1863: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
TERRY, J. C. W. & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Confined at Ft. McHenry, Md.: Paroled, June 5, 1865.
TILLY, EDMUND
UMBERS ON, RUFUS W. - In hosp. several times, Fall~ 1861 & Spring, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
WAY, CHAS. BURR
WEST, JOHN C. - Enl. at Waco, Tex., Apr. 9, 1863: W. (mouth), Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): W. (side), Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863): Dischgd., Feb.28, 1864.
WHITEHEAD, CHAS. M. - Detailed as a Brig. Teamster, Nov.16, 1861: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): W., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): K., Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863).
WIDEMAN, C. A. - POW, 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Exchanged: K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).
WILLIAMS, T. D. - Appt. courier to Gen. Hood, Nov. 12, 1862: Courier to Gen. Chas. Field, Apr., 1864: On recruiting serv. to Tex., Summer, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
WILLIS, J. B. - Sick in hosp. on several occasions during war: Returned to Tex. late in war: Paroled at Victoria, Tex., Aug. 8, 1865.
WILSON, G. H. - Died at the Tex. Hosp., Richmond, Va., Apr.25, 1863 at 9 A.M.
WOLLARD, ANDY J. - Prom., 4Cpl., Feb. 1, 1862: Prom., 3Cpl., Mar. 20, 1862: Prom., Sgt.: W., Chaffin's Farm (Sept.29, 1864).
WOOD, H. - Enl. in McLennan Co., Tex., Apr. 1, 1862: Sick in hosp., May 27, 1862: "Escaped from hosp. in fit of insanity," June, 1862.
WORSHAM, CHAS. S. - Enl., Aug.14, 1861 In Co. L, 1st Tex. Inf., transfd. to Co. E, 4th Tex. Inf., Nov.19, 1861: Prom., 3Cpl., May 15, 1862: W. (shell shocked), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., 2Cpl., Dec., 1862: AWOL, June 24, 1863, presumed deserted.
WORSHAM, EDW. L. - W. (thigh), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., 3Sgt.: K., Fredericksburg (Dec.15, 1862).
WORSHAM, JAS. N. - Enl., Aug.14, 1861 in Co. L, 1st Tex. Inf., transfd. to Co. E, 4th Tex. Inf., Oct. 1, 1861: Transfd. out of Company, date unknown.
YOUNG, T. H. - Died of typhoid fever in Richmond, June 14, 1862.

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