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Oakley is a place with an unforgettable historyby Rob NeufeldAn earlier time PHOTO CAPTION: The Taylor family of Oakley: Jean, Virgil, Sadie Louise, and Dan, c. 1936.  Photo courtesy Dan Taylor.            “We had hobos come to our house, and my mother would never turn them away,” Dan Taylor says of his experience…See More
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"Thanks Terrell, I wasn't really doubting that he was there, just wondering why they were sent there, if they were split from there group. The record for Levi is listed as Lewis and out of the primary records that I saw, all listed him as Levi…"
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"Well, it seems that I owe you a donut as John D. Stewart is exactly who that is.  His middle name is Dillard, named after his father.  They did live in Buncombe Co NC.  John D.'s grandfather was Noah Stewart who is my gr gr gr gr…"
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"Kathi, You have an interesting case here. Can you find out more about the rest of his name? If so I think we can add a little more to the story.   Since we know his enrolling officer was David Millard (The man for whom David Millard High…"
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Hello Terrell,You asked for submissions from anyone from the Confederate Junior Reserves....I shook my Family Tree and this fell out: Confederate 1 Battalion Junior Reserve N.C.J. StewartPvt, Co A, Reserve Force, Junior Class, Age 17 yearsAppears on Company Muster-in Roll of the organization named above.  Roll Dated Asheville, June 11, 1864,Mustered in date June 11, 1864 Enrolled :When April 30, 186Where Asheville N.C.By Whom H D L MillardPeriod warWhen born Mch 1847Height 6 feet 1…See More
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"He was in a Kentucky unit.  I can't put my finger on his papers at the moment.  They had his name wrong..his real name was Noah Washington Stewart but I have seen him listed as George Washington or just plain Wash or Washington. …"
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Kathi Bobb commented on terrell garren's blog post Garren's Civil War research
"I see my last post was cut off.  Noah Washington Stewart enlisted on 7 Mar 1863 in Company B, 7th Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry (CSA). He was listed as a resident of Union Co, GA, though he enlisted in Clay Co, NC.  On 7 Mar 1863 he…"
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"Levi Graham Company G 2(Walker's Tenn Infantry) Musician, discharged Musician Confederate Levi S. Graham Company E Walkers Battalion Thomas Legion NC Private, Confederate.  Thank you so much Terrell."
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Kathi Bobb commented on terrell garren's blog post Garren's Civil War research
"My cousin just received a copy of what we believe to be our gr gr granfather's Civil War record stating that he was capture at Strawberry Plains TN June 20, 1863.  Then she found the article below.  It was on a website of information…"
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Confederate Junior Reserves

Hello Terrell,

You asked for submissions from anyone from the Confederate Junior Reserves....I shook my Family Tree and this fell out:

 



Confederate 1 Battalion Junior Reserve N.C.

J. Stewart

Pvt, Co A, Reserve Force, Junior Class, Age 17 years

Appears on Company Muster-in Roll of the organization named above.  Roll Dated Asheville, June 11, 1864,

Mustered in date June 11, 1864

 

Enrolled :

When April 30,…

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