4th Infantry Regiment

Company K

SANDY POINT MOUNTED RIFLES

Company was organized in Henderson County, enrolled at Athens, Tex., July 15, 1861, and was mustered into the Confederate service at Richmond, Va., Sept.30, 1861.

MARTIN, WM. H. Capt.
BURRESS, JOHN T. 1Lt. - Detailed to recruiting serv. in Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: W. (face), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): "Right eye destroyed & left arm paralyzed": Resgnd., Jan.20, 1863.
CLANAHAN, MATHEW 0. 2Lt. - W. (thigh), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., 1Lt., Jan.27, 1863: W., Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863): Died from wound in an Atlanta, Ga. hosp., Oct. 5, 1863.
RONNSAVALL, WM. D. 3Lt. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Right arm amputated: Resgnd., Sept.13, 1862.
DERDEN, WM. L. lSgt. - See below
JONES, W. B. S. 2Sgt. - Died, Fredericksburg, Va., Nov.30, 1861.
OWEN, SAMUAL TINE 3Sgt. - Resgnd. as 3Sgt., June 15, 1862: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Died of wound, July 25, 1862.
MARTIN, HENRY 4Sgt. - Resgnd. as 4Sgt., Jan.28, 1862: Appt. 1Sgt., Mar.20, 1862: K., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862).
BOBO, WM. C. lCpl. - Prom., 2Sgt., Dec.25, 1861: Resgnd. as 2Sgt., Jan.31, 1862: Appt. lSgt., Mar.18, 1862: Died of pneumonia at Fredericksburg, Va., Mar.20, 1862.
CARTER, HUGH 2Cpl. W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Detailed as Ambulance Driver, Feb.-Dec., 1863: POW, near Knoxville, Tenn., Dec.18, 1863: Confined at Rock Is., Ill.: Paroled, May 23, 1865.
RONNSAVALL, JOHN A. 3Cpl. - Resgnd. as 3Cpl., Nov.12, 1861: W. (leg), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Died of wound, July 27, 1862.
CHAMPION, L. D. 4Cpl. - W. (hand), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): POW, Boonsboro (Sept.14, 1862): Asgnd. to the Pioneer Corps, Winter, 1864: W. (leg), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
DERDEN, WM. L. 2Lt. - Orig. lSgt. of Co.: Resgnd. as lSgt., Mar. 18, 1862: Appt. 3Sgt., June 15, 1862: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Elect., 3Lt., Oct. 1, 1862: Prom., 2Lt., Jan.27, 1863: Tendered resignation, Oct.15, 1863: AWOL: Dropped by Secy. of War, Apr.26, 1864.
MARTIN, ROBT. B. 3Lt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Prom., 55gt., Jan. 1, 1862: On recruiting serv. to Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: Appt. lSgt., Oct. 1, 1862: Elect., 3Lt., Jan.27, 1863: K., Knoxville, Nov., 1863.
MUSICIANS
MATHEWS, WM. R. - Drummer: Died of typhoid fever at Dumfries, Va., Dec. 9, 1861.
LOOP, GEO. R. - Fifer: Reduced to ranks, Dec. 8, 1861: Appt. 3Cpl., June 1, 1863.
PRIVATES
ALLEN, JAS. M. - Recruited, Mar. 5, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: K., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863).
ALLEN, WM. J. - Recruited, Mar.14, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Died at camp near Richmond, May 5, 1862.
ANDING, JOHN D. - Recruited, Mar.15, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Died, Lynchburg, Va. hosp., June 17, 1862.
AUTLE, MILTON - Recruited, Mar. 7, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Prom. To 2Cpl.: Prom. to lCpl., Feb. 1, 1863: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863).
BAKER, JOS. - Sick in hosp., much of 1862 & 1863: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
BALL, BENJ. F. - Recruited, Mar.23, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Died of smallpox, Feb. 2, 1863.
BANKS, THOS. C. - Appt. 2Cpl., June 1, 1863: W., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Appt. 2Sgt., May 7, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr. 12, 1865).
BARHAM, CHAS. J. - W., Yorktown (May 1, 1862): Died of wound.
BOLES, AXOM - Sick in hosp., Fall, 1861: Appt. 4Sgt., Apr.10, 1862: Resgnd. as 4Sgt., June 15, 1862: Sick, Winter & Spring, 1863: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
BOYD, JAS. - Enl. at 19: In arrest, Dec.27, 1862: Sick, Spring & Summer, 1863: Deserted, Apr. 4, 1864.
BRADLEY, J. F. T. - Appt. 4Sgt., Sept. 15, 1862: Prom., 35gt.: Prom., lSgt., Feb. 1, 1863: W. & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Leg amputated: Paroled, Montgomery, Ala., June 1, 1865.
BROWN, WM. T. - Recruited, Mar.25, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Asgnd. duty as a shoemaker, Winter, 1863-64: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
BUSBY, JAS. H. - Died of bronchitis, Richmond, Apr. 7, 1862.
BUTLER, C. B. - Deserted, Oct.14, 1861.
CAMPBELL, ANDERSON - Died, Aug. 9, 1862 while on furlough in Ala.
CAMPBELL, JETHRO E. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).
CAMPBELL, JOS. M. - W. (chest), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): AWOL, Jan.-May, 1864: Returned to Co., June, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
CARGUILE, WM. A. - Sick in hosp. most of 1862: Dischgd., Nov.23, 1862 for chronic rheumatism.
CARRIFEE, LEWIS A. - Died of pneumonia at Richmond, Nov.15, 1861.
CARTER, WM. - Recruited at 56, Apr.17, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Dischgd. for disability (rheumatism & old age), May 23, 1862.
CHAPMAN, JAS. - Recruited, Mar.14, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Appt. 4Cpl., May 1, 1864: No other record.
. CHAPMAN, MORGAN - Recruited, Mar.14, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Detailed as an Ambulance Driver, Fall, 1862: Furlough to Tex., Jan., 1863: Extra duty as a Brig. Teamster, most of 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
CLANAHAN, WM. R. Recruited, Mar.29, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Appt. 4Sgt., May 7, 1864.
CLARK, JOHN C. - Died, Richmond hosp., Nov. 6, 1861.
COLLINS, DANIEL B. - Sick in hosp., Oct. 19, 1861: Dischgd. for disability, Nov. 9, 1861.
COX, BERRY M. - K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).
EDWARDS, WM. L. - Recruited, Mar.10, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Died of wound, July 15, 1862.
ELLEDGE, HUGH D. - Recruited, Apr.12, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).
ELLEDGE, JOHN F. - Recruited, Mar.12, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: W. (chest), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): W. (foot), Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
FORRESTER, JOEL - K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).
FORRESTER, THOS. - Recruited, Apr.15, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Died at Lynchburg, Va., of typhoid fever, July 9, 1862.
GIBBON, JOS. F. - Present for duty throughout war: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
GIEGER, JOHN B. - A musician by profession: Transfd., as a Pvt., into Co. K, 4th Tex. from Co. K, 5th Tex., Dec. 7, 1861: Court-Martialed, Spring, 1863: Sick, Spring, 1864.
GOODWIN, WESLEY - Recruited, Mar.27, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Died in camp near Richmond, July 15, 1862.
GREEN, DAVID N. - Appt. 4Cpl., June 1, 1863: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Died in field hosp. near Chattanooga, Oct. 9, 1863.
GREEN, JAS. J. - Sick, Summer & Fall, 1862: Died in hosp., Feb. 6, 1864.
GUTHRIE, LEWIS J. W. (arm), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
HAMBY, JOHN - Deserted, took Fed. oath, Sept.20, 1864.
HEARD, JOS. D. -W. (leg), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Furlough to Tex.: Did not return to Co., AWOL.
HIGHT, FRANCIS M. - K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).
HILLIARD, ELIAS C. - K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).
HOBGOOD, FERDINAND - Died of laryngitis at Richmond, Nov. 7, 1861.
OBGOOD, THOS. J - Deserted, Jan. 3, 1864: No other record.
HODGE, MAGNUS H. - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): W. (thigh), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Appt. 3Sgt., May 7, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
HOLLAND, F.M. - Recruited, Mar.19, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Sick, Fall & Winter, 1862; Fall, 1863 & Winter, 1863-64.
ISAACS, WM. S. - W. (hip), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Appt. 4Cpl., Feb. 4, 1863: Reduced to ranks by court-martial, June 1, 1863: AWOL, Winter & Spring, 1863-64.
JORDON, Z. C. - Sick in hosp., Fall, 1861: Dischgd. for disability, Dec.30, 1862.
KIMBROUGH, JOHN H. - Prom., SSgt.: Appt. lSgt., May 7, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
LARUE, ANDREW J. - W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
LARUE, J. H. - Died of typhoid fever at Dumfries, Va., Dec.10, 1861.
LENOX, AMOS C. - Recruited, Mar.28, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Died of typhoid fever near Richmond, July 18, 1862: Personal effects, 77 cents.
McCALL, JAS. C. - K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).
McNEELEY, THOS. G. Appt. Cpl. of the Co. Color Guard, Jan.10, 1862: W. (thumb shot off), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).
MARTIN, ALFRED - Recruited, Mar.10, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: On duty as a shoemaker, Winter, 1863-64: POW, Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Confined at Elmira, N. Y.: Died, chronic diarrhea, Sept. 30, 1864.
MARTIN, ROBT. - Died, Richmond hosp., Nov.15, 1861.
MARTIN, ROBT. B. - See above.
MESTER, JOEL - K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Not listed on Co. Bi.Monthly Muster Roll.
MILTON A. - Appt. 3Cpl., July 1, 1862: Not listed on Co. Bi-Monthly Muster Roll.
MORSE, WM. - Recruited, Mar. 8, 1862 at Athens, Tex., 51 yrs. old: Dischgd. for disability (chronic rheumatism & old age), May 30, 1862.
NORVELL, ROET. F. - Recruited, Mar.10, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: W. (shoulder) & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Arm amputated: Paroled, Baltimore, Md., Aug.23, 1862.
OWEN, JOHN D. - Appt. 3Sgt., Sept. 1, 1862: Prom., 2Sgt.: K., Cold Harbor (June 2, 1864).
PAIR, WM. R. - Recruited, Mar. 29, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Confined at Ft. Delaware: Paroled, June 9, 1865.
PATTILLO, B. A. - Sick, Winter, 1862-63 & Spring & Summer, 1863: POW, Raccoon Mtn., Tenn. (Oct.28, 1863): Confined at Camp Morton, Ind.: Exchanged, Feb. 19,.1865.
PAUL, ROBT. B. - Asgnd. to nursing duties in a Richmond hosp., Oct., 1861: W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Died of wound, Oct. 1, 1862.
PHILLIPS, HARRINGTON - Recruited, Apr. 1, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Appt. 3Cpl., May 1, 1864: No other record.
PICKERING, IRA - Dischgd. for disability, Feb.22, 1862.
ICKERING, JAS. J. - Recruited, Mar. 17, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865): No other record.
PIERCE, W. T. - Died in hosp., Richmond, Oct.22, 1861.
PRICE, RUSSELL - Recruited, Apr. 3, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: W., Boonsboro (Sept.14, 1862): Detailed as a nurse, Spring, 1864: Retired on Surg. Cert. of disability (epilepsy & loss of fingers on left hand), Feb.15, 1865.
PRICE, WM. B. - Recruited, Apr. 1, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Died of pleuritis at Lynchburg, Va., Feb. 4, 1865.
REDMAN, RICHARD - Recruited, Mar.10, 1862: Sick most of 1862: Asgnd. duty as a shoemaker, Winter, 1863-64: W. (both legs), Wilderness (May 6, 1864).
PRICE, JOHN - W. and POW, Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Exchanged: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
RICHARDSON, WM. E. - Sick in hosp., Fall, 1861: Appt. ambulance driver, Summer, 1862: Appt. 4Cpl., Nov. 1, 1862: Appt. 3Cpl., Feb. 1, 1863: In charge of Div. Ambulance Train, Spring, 1863: Resgnd., June 1, 1863: Reind. Co.: W. (knee), Wilderness (May 6, 1864).
RICHMOND, WM. ISAAC - Sick in hosp. since Oct. 27, 1861: Dischgd. for disability, Jan.15, 1862.
ROGERS, A. H. - Appt. 4Cpl., Jan.12, 1862: W. (arm), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Appt. 4Sgt., June 15, 1862: Appt. 25gt.: W. (chest), 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Reduced to ranks, Oct. 1, 1862: Elect., 4Sgt., Nov. 1, 1862: Prom., 3Sgt., Feb. 1, 1863: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Retired, Dec. 6, 1864.
ROGERS, SAM S. -- Appt. 25gt., Oct. 1, 1862: Detalled as an ordnance wagon driver, Winter, 1863-64: POW, Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Confined at Pt. Lookout, Md.: Paroled, June 19, 1865.
RONNSAVALL, ISAAC M. - Appt. 3Cpl., Nov. 1, 1862: Prom., 2Cpl., Feb. 1, 1863: Released from duty, Oct. 5, 1864.
ROSS, CHRISTOPHER C. - Recruited, Apr.29, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: (hand), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): POW, Beverly, W. Va., Sept.29, 1864: Deserted, took Fed. oath, Oct. 5, 1864.
RUSHING, JAS. H. - Recruited, Apr. 29, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Dischgd., date unknown: Not carried on Co. Bi-Monthly Muster Roll.
SANDERS, JOHN W. - Sick in hosp., Oct.27, 1861: Dischgd. For disability, Nov. 7, 1861.
SLOAN, JAS. T. - Died in Richmond hosp., Oct. 20, 1861.
SMITH, FELIX J. - W., Seven Pines (June 1, 1862): Granted furlough to Tex.: AWOL, Spring, 1864: Did not return to Co.
SULLIVAN, WM. M. - Died, Dumfries, Va., Dec. 6, 1861.
SWINDLE, JAS. M. - W. (thigh), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).
TUBBS, ROBT. - Sick in hosp. since Oct.27, 1861: Appt. lCpl.: Resgnd. as lCpl., June 1, 1862: POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863), detailed as a nurse to care for wounded: Confined at Pt. Lookout, Md.: Exchanged, Mar. 3, 1864.
VOWELL, J. R. - Sick in hosp., Oct.22, 1861: Dischgd. for disability, Nov. 9, 1861.
WEISENSEE, CHAS. P. - Recruited, Mar.10, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Appt. 2Sgt., Mar.15, 1863: Asgnd. to Div. Provost Guard, Spring, 1864: Appt. 2Sgt., May 7, 1864: W. & POW, Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Confined at Pt. Lookout, Md.: Paroled, June 21, 1865.
WHITAKER, WM. F. - Recruited, Mar. 8, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862).
WIGGINGTON, WM. D. - Recruited, Mar.10, 1862 at Athens, Tex.: Died at hosp. in Charlottsville, Va., July 7, 1862.
WILLIAMS, E. J. - Appt. 3Cpl., Nov.12, 1861: Appt. 2Sgt., Apr.25, 1862: K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).
WILTON, WM. T. - Appt. lCpl., Dec.28, 1861: W. (thigh), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Appt. lCpl., June 1, 1862: Elect., SSgt., Nov. 1, 1862: Prom., 4Sgt., Feb. 1, 1863: Died of smallpox at Richmond, Mar. 8, 1863.

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