1st Virginia Cavalry

Men from Jefferson County who served in the 1st Virginia Cavalry Regiment. Main source is from the more complete records of the regiment by Robert Driver on the regiment published by H.E. Howard in Lynchburg, VA. The men’s homes in the 1860 or 1850 Census and where they were buried are primary indicators of likely County resident, in addition to the enlistment location within or very near Jefferson County. – JS

ANDREWS, GEORGE W.: Bugler Co. F. enl. Shepherdstown 4/1861. KIA  Haw’s Shop 5/28/64.

BAKER, NEWTON DIEHL: b. Washington County, Md. 10/3/41. 5’6″ fair complexion, brown hair, blue eyes. attended Wittenberg College one year. clerk Shepherdstown post office, Jefferson County. enlisted Charles Town 6/15/61 as Pvt. in Co. F. Present until detached to Gainesville 12/10/61. Captured Smithfield 5/31/63. Sent to Ft. McHenry. Exch. 6/63. Promoted 2nd Corp. Present until detailed as ordinance sgt of regt 11/15/63. wounded leg, horse killed Fishers Hill 9/22/64. Paroled Winchester 4/23/65. medical school 1868. surgeon for the B&O railroad. d. Martinsburg 1909.

BILLMYER, JAMES M.: b. Va. about 1837. 5’11′, fair complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes. Merchant, Shepherdstown PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Shepherdstown 4/18/61 Co. F as 1st Sgt. Horse killed Bull Run 7/21/61. Present through 1/6/62. To 2nd Lt. Present through 5/1/62. Not re-elected. Re-enl. Pvt. Fredericksburg 8/1/63. Present through 8/64. Acting Adjutant of Regt. 2/12/65. Paroled Winchester 4/27/65.

BILLMYER, JOHN T.: b. Va. 12/22/32. 5’8′, fair complexion, dark hair, grey eyes. 1st Lt., Co. F. Deputy Sheriff, Vanclevesville PO, Berkeley Co. 1860 census. enl.Shepherdstown 4/18/61 as Sgt. Present until detached with baggage trains 3/4/62. Present through 10/20/62. Elected 2nd Lt. To 1st Lt. Present until WIA Five Forks 4/1/65. Paroled Mt. Jackson 4/18/65. d. 3/26/74. bur. Elmwood Cem. Shepherdstown.

BILLMYER, MILTON J.: b. Va. 10/10/34. Farmer, Jefferson Co. 6′, fair complexion, light hair, blue eyes. Captain, Co. F., Vanclevesville PO, Berkeley Co. 1860 census. enl. Shepherdstown 4/18/61 as Pvt. Present through 7/1/61, appointed 1st Lt. Present through 10/12/62. elected Captain. Present until WIA (left thigh) Haw’s Shop 5/28/64. Absent wounded in Richmond hospital until furloughed for 30 days 7/14/64. Present Appomattox. Paroled Winchester 4/27/65. d. near Shepherdstown, W.Va. 8/31/07. bur. Elmwood Cem.

BILLMYER, ROBERT L.: b. Va. 9/25/43, Student, 5’6″. fair complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes. Pvt., Co. F. Vanclevesville PO, Berkeley Co. 1860 census. enl. Shepherdstown 6/28/63. Present through 12/63. Absent  on detached service 1/25-2/28/64. Present through 8/64. WIA (head) Winebrenner’s Cross Roads near Shepherdstown 9/64. Present Appomattox 4/9/65 and carried flag of truce to the enemy. Paroled Winchester 4/18/65. d. near Shepherdstown, W.Va. 3/19/10. bur. Elmwood Cem. LIVED IN COUNTY AFTER THE WAR

BURKE, FRANCIS W. “FRANK”: b. Va. about 1845. 5’7″. fair complexion, black hair, grey eyes. Student. Harpers Ferry PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. Captured Clarke Co. 12/26/62. Sent to Camp Chase. Exch. Present until captured near Berryville 4/21/63. Sent to Ft. McHenry. Exch. 4/28/63. Trans. Co. D, 2nd Md. Bn. Cav.

BURKE, GEORGE F.: b. Shepherdstown about 1836. 6′, fair complexion, light brown hair, blue eyes. enl. Co. F Shepherdstown 4/21/61. Pvt. Present until discharged for chronic rheumatism 1/9/63. Artist. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

BURKE, MATHEW POLK:  b. Va. about 1841. Stonecutter. Harpers Ferry PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. K, 2nd Va. Inf. 4/20/61. Trans. Co. F, 1st Va. Cav. 8/18/61. Present until captured near Shepherdstown 11/9/62. Sent to Ft. McHenry. Exch. 11/62. Deserted on rolls 4/15/63. Served as scout for Gen. J.E.B. Stuart. Captured 1/11/64. Sent to Ft. McHenry. Trans. Pt. Lookout.

BURKE, JOHN REDMOND: b. Md. about 1837. Stonecutter. Harpers Ferry PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. K, 2nd Va. Inf. 4/21/61/61 as Corp. Trans. Co. F, 1st Va. Cav. 8/12/61. Absent on detached service with Gen. J.E.B. Stuart’s escort 12/11/61-4/62. WIA (leg) 8/20/62. Present until detached with Captain Burke 10/20/62. Captured near Shepherdstown 11/9/62. Sent to Ft. McHenry. Exch. Present until AWOL 4/16-12/31/63. However, had been promoted Captain, Co. D, 2nd Md. Bn. Cav. 1863.  KIA 1863. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

BURKE, REDMOND: b. Ireland about 1816. Stonecutter, Harpers Ferry PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. 1st Va. Inf. date unknown. Not on muster rolls. Trans. Co. B, 1st Va. Cav. 7/2/61. Present Bull Run. Assigned to Gen. J.E.B. Stuart’s escort by 12/23/61. Promoted Lt. of Cavalry, C.S.A. 4/3/62. To Gen. Stuart by 5/5/62. WIA (wrist) near Fredericksburg 1862. WIA (leg) Brandy Station 8/20/62.   KIA  Shepherdstown 11/25/62.  bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

BUTLER, WILLIAM:  b. Va. 9/23/41. Farmhand, Charles Town PO. Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. 10/7/62. Trans. 2nd Va. Inf. 1/20/63. Not on muster rolls. d. in hospital 6/6/63. Bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

EAKLE, JOHN:  enl. Shepherdstown 4/21/61; dysentery in Richmond hospital  5/24/62. Captured Slack Water 7/12/63 to Pt. Lookout. Exch. 8/16/63. Captured Woodstock 2/5/63. Ft. Delaware. Released 6/8/65.

EVANS, ALEXANDER MASON, JR.: enl Pvt Co. F. Shepherdstown 5/5/61. detailed baggage guard 3-4/62. Cap. 5/31/63 Smithfield. Exch. after Ft McHenry 6/63. Surrendered Appomattox 4/9/65. served as scout for Gen. J.E.B. Stuart and captured and escaped three times. d. 10/16/89. bur. Episcopal and Masonic Cem. Middleway, W.Va.

GALLAHER, DEWITT CLINTON: b. Shepherdstown, Jefferson Co. 8/2/45. 5’7″. dark hair, brown eyes. Moved to Waynesboro 1848. Att. Waynesboro Academy. Student, Waynesboro 1860 census. Att. Georgetown U. Att. Washington College 1861-62, and Hampden-Sidney College 1862-63. Served on staff Gen. Imboden as Captain. Resigned 10/63 and enl. Co. E, 1st Va. Cav. as Pvt. at Orange Springs 10/6/63. Detailed as courier for Gen. J.E.B. Stuart 10/27/63-5/64, and Gen. Fitzhugh Lee 5/64, and Gen. Rosser 6-10/64. Appointed ADC on Gen. Rosser’s staff and served to end of war. Surrendered Appomattox 4/9/65. Grad. U. Va. 1868. Studied U. of Berlin and Munich 2 years. Teacher 1 year. Lawyer, Roanoke 1867-98. Lawyer, Charleston, W.Va. 1910. d. Charleston, W.Va. 12/25/26. bur. Spring Hill Cem. CHILD AT SHEPHERDSTOWN

GALLAHER, WILLIAM BOWEN: b. Shepherdstown, Jefferson Co. 2/10/40. fair complexion, light eyes.  Att. Waynesboro Academy, then V.M.I. and Georgetown U. Overseer, Waynesboro, 1860 census. enl. Waynesboro 5/2/61 Co. E as 3rd Lt. Appointed 2nd Lt. 7/4/61. Present until resigned for ill health 8/11/61. Manager of tannery, Rose Hill, Waynesboro, to the end of the war. Farmer, South River, Augusta Co. 1870 census. d. “Springdale” near Waynesboro 2/19/11. bur. River View Cem. CHILD AT SHEPHERDSTOWN.

GROVE, JOHN S.: 5’10″ fair complexion, auburn hair. enl. Striders Mill 10/18/62 as Pvt. Sgt Co. F. WIA Kelly’s Ford 3/17/63 WIA Spotsylvania 5/9/64.

HAGAN, WILLIAM HENRY: Cpl. Co. F b. 4/6/21. enl. 4/18/61. d. 6/18/85. bur. Elmwood Cem.

HARRIS, GEORGE W.: enl. Shepherdstown 4/16/61. Pvt., Co. F.  1st Va. Cav. Present until died of accidental gunshot wound at Camp Onward near Fairfax CH 7/11/61. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va. “The Virginia Free Press” 9 Nov. 1865: “George Harris was killed near Bunker’s Hill, Berkeley County, July 7th, 1861, aged about 43.” (Differs from roster report).

HENSELL, EDWARD LAWRENCE: b. Shepherdstown, Jefferson Co. 6/16/44.  Student, Charles Town PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. Served briefly in Co. B, 2nd Va. Inf. enl. Co. F, 1st Va. Cav. Striders Mill 10/13/62 Pvt. Present through 8/64. WIA date and place unknown. Paroled Mt. Jackson 4/18/65. Farmer, Mint Spring, Augusta Co. 1910 census.  d.  Staunton 3/20/13. bur. Mt. Carmel Presbyterian Cem.

HILL, JOHN P.: b. Va. 1826. 5’7″ dark complexion, dark hair, grey eyes.  Blacksmith Charles Town 1860 census. enl. Shepherdstown Co. F 6/25/63 Pvt. WIA Nance Shop 6/24/64. Captured Kearneysville 8/15/64 to Ft. Delaware. Released 5/13/65. d. 1909 bur. Elmwood Cem.

HIPSLEY, THOMAS: Pvt. Co. F. enl. Shepherdstown, 4/21/61. Captured Shepherdstown 11/24/62. Sent to Fort McHenry. Exch. Captured Berryville 4/21/63. Exch. 4/28/63. Deserted to the enemy. Took oath in Washington, D.C. 4/6/65.

KEARFOOT, PETER R.: . b. Va. about 1838. Laborer, Jones Sprlngs PO, Berkeley Co. 1860 census. Pvt., Co. B. Att. reunion, Martinsburg, W.Va. 1913. Only record of service. Res. Jefferson Co., W.Va.

KEARNEY, JOHN BRISCOE: Pvt., Co. F. b.  8/20/32. enl. Winchester 7/15/61. Present through 8/62. d.  9/25/62. Bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va. “The Virginia Free Press” 9 Nov. 1865: “John Briscoe Kearney, died at his residence, September 25, 1862 aged about 29 years.”

KEARNEY, WILLIAM A.: enl. Shepherdstown 4/18/61. Corp., Co. F. Present until d.  at Sperryville 4/14/62. “The Virginia Free Press” 9 Nov. 1865: “John Briscoe Kearney, died at his residence, September 25, 1862 aged about 29 years.”

KEPLINGER, JOHN FREDERICK: b. Shepherdstown, Jefferson Co. 2/22/46. 5’5″. florid complexion, auburn hair, grey eyes. Student, Charles Town PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. F Shepherdstown 8/1/64 Pvt. Captured Shepherdstown 8/22/64. Sent to Elmira. Released 6/21/65. d. 12/29/23. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

KEYES, WILLIAM H.:  b. 7/15/41. Carpenter. enl.. Co. B, 2nd Va. Inf. Pvt. 4/18/61. Trans. Co. F. 1st Va. Cav. 7/15/61. Present until absent on detached duty with Mosby 1/18/63. WIA Miskel’s Farm  4/1/63. Present until KIA  Kennon’s Farm 5/24/64. bur. Old Reform Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

KIMES, GEORGE HENRY: b. Va. about 1845. 5’8 1/2″ florid complexion, brown hair, black eyes. Student. Shepherdstown PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. F Shepherdstown 8/20/64 Pvt. Paroled Harpers Ferry 4/21/65. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va., no dates.

KIMES, JOHN NEWTON: b.  Va. about 1847. 5’7 1/2″. florid complexion, light hair, hazel eyes. Student, age 13, Shepherdstown PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. F. Shepherdstown 8/1/64 Pvt. Paroled Harpers Ferry 4/22/65.

KNOTT, CHARLES HENRY:  b. Jefferson Co. 5/1/41. 5’10″. dark complexion, black hair, blue eyes. Student, Charles Town PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. F. Charles Town 6/15/61 as Pvt. Present until captured Flint Hill or Falls Church. 10/8/61. Sent to Ft. Monroe. Exch. 11/62. Trans. Co. D, 12th Va. Cav. 6/26/63. Paroled Winchester 4/28/65. Farmer, Jefferson Co. Member, W.Va. Senate 1889-90. d.  4/29/98. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

LEMEN, JOHN J.: b. Va. 11/19/39. 5’7″. fair complexion, dark hair, grey eyes. Farmhand, Charles Town PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Shepherdstown Co. F. 4/18/61 as Pvt. Present until captured 7/61. Exch. Present 9/62. Captured Smithfield 5/31/63. Sent to Ft. Monroe. Exch. 6/5/63. Present until absent sick in Richmond hospital 8/24/64. Released 6/30/64. d. 1871. bur. Elmwood Cem. Shepherdstown, W.Va.

LEMEN, THOMAS T.: b.  Va. 8/15/42. Student, Charles Town PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. F Shepherdstown 4/18/61 Pvt. Present until WIA Aldie 6/17/63. POW Middleburg 6/20/63. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown. “The Virginia Free Press” 9 Nov. 1865: “William Keyes killed at Kennon’s Landing, James River May 24th 1864 aged 22 years.”

LEMEN, WILLIAM T.: b.  Va. 1/15/35. 5’10″. fair complexion, brown hair, grey eyes. Farmer, Charles Town PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. F Shepherdstown 4/18/61 as Pvt. Present through 8/61, promoted 3rd Sgt. Present through 8/62, promoted 2nd Sgt. Present through 10/20/62. Promoted 1st Sgt. Present through 8/64. Paroled Winchester 4/18/65. d.  near Hedgesville, W.Va. 4/17/89. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

LUCAS, FRANK W.: b.  Va. 12/16/45. 5’9″. fair, light hair, blue eyes. Student. Shepherdstown PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Shepherdstown Co. F. 8/1/64 as Pvt. Paroled New Market 4/19/65.  d.  5/5/17. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va

LUCAS, GEORGE B.: b. 8/4/40. enl. Co. F. Martinsburg 6/19/61 as Pvt. Present until absent on detached service 2/62. POW Smithfield 5/31/63. Sent to Ft. Monroe. Exch. 6/5/63. Present through 8/64.  KIA  1/13/65. “The Virginia Free Press”: 9 Nov. 65: “George R. Lucas killed in Berkeley County Jan. 20, 1865, aged 25 years.” bur. Elmwood Cem. Shepherdstown, W.Va.

LUCAS, LEWIS C.: b.  Va. 1846. 5’10″. fair, light hair, grey eyes. Res., Scrabble PO, Berkeley Co. 1860 census. enl. Shepherdstown 6/25/63, Co. F. Pvt. Present through 8/64. Paroled Winchester 4/21/65. d.  1/10/03. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

LUCAS, ROBERT RION: b. Jefferson Co. 1842. enl. Co. F. Martinsburg 6/18/61 Pvt. Present until absent on detached service with Gen. J. E.B. Stuart 10/62-3/63. Captured Jefferson Co. 3/23/63. Sent to Ft. Delaware. Released 6/20/65. Fiddle Player. d. 1907. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

LYNE, CHARLES BARTON: b.  Shepherdstown 1834. Farmer, Jefferson Co. enl. Co. F. 1861 as Pvt. and discharged for ill health. Not on muster rolls. Farmer, Shepherdstown. Postwar. Moved to Sharpsburg, Md.  1877. d.  8/05.

MCQUILKIN, WILLIAM H.: Laborer Charles Town enl. Co. F. Shepherdstown 4/18/61 as Pvt. Died of pneumonia at Manassas 1/6/62.

MARSHALL, J. J.: Lt., Co. F. On postwar roster. Res. Jefferson Co.

MARSHALL, JAMES MASON: b.  Va. 3/4/31. Farmer, Charles Town PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. Pvt., Co. F. On postwar roster. d. 10/26/11. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

MARSHALL, MASON: b.  Jefferson Co. 3/12/44. enl. Co. F, 12th Va Cav. 1861 Pvt. Captured near Harper’s Ferry 5/61. Exch. at Hancock, Md.  11/62. enl. Co. F, 1st Va. Cav. Shepherdstown 8/26/63. Present until WIA (right thigh) Todd’s Tavern 5/7/64. Present until WIA Trevlllian’s Station 6/11/64. Absent wounded in Charlottesville hospital 6/16/64. Furloughed for 60 days 7/17/64. Moved to Louisville, Ky. Postwar. Farmer, Berkeley Co. and “Mountain View,” near Shepherdstown. d.  Martinsburg 12/17/24. bur. Elmwood Cem.,  Shepherdstown, W.Va.

MARSHALL, PHINEAS PATRICK: b. Va 9/5/33. 6’1″. fair complexion, brown hair, blue eyes. Farmer, Charles Town PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. F. Shepherdstown 4/21/61 as Pvt. Present until elected 2nd Lt. 8/22/61. Present until absent on detached service 2/26/62. Present until promoted 1st lt. 10/2/62 Present until WIA Gettysburg 7/3/63. Absent wounded until trans. to Invalid Corps 7/22/64. Paroled Winchester 4/27/65. Moved to Louisville, Ky. Returned to Jefferson Co. d. 9/5/20. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

MORGAN, DANIEL H.: b. Va. Farmer, Shepherdstown. enl. 4/18/61. Present until ab. on special duty 7/6-10/61. Present until trans. Co. D, 6th Va. Cav. 4/28/62. DOW’s received Five Forks 4/1/65, on 4/8/65. bur. Elmwood Cem. Shepherdstown, W.Va.

MORGAN, WILLIAM A.: b. near Mt. Vernon, Fairfax County, Va. 1831 res. Shepherdstown, Farmer, enl. Co. F Shepherdstown 4/18/61. reported 5/3/61 to Col. Jackson as Capt., Co. F., promoted to Lt. Col. 7/16/63. Commanded brigade since 10/21/64. Nominated for Brig. Gen.

MYERS, DAVID H.: b. Va. about 1844.  5’7″. florid complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes. enl. Co. F Strider’s Mill 10/23/62 as Pvt. Apprentice Shoemaker, Shepherdstown PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. Present until absent on detached service 7/20-10/63. Present until absent  on detached service 2/5/64. Present until AWOL 8/15/64. Deserted to the enemy Sandy Hook, Md.  8/16/64. Took oath and transportation furnished to Philadelphia.

MYERS, JOHN W.: b. Va. about 1840.  Clerk, Charles Town PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. F Shepherdstown 4/18/61 as 2nd Corp. Present until detailed as baggage guard 3-4/62. Present through 8/62, elected 1st Corp. Horse killed Waterloo Bridge 9/29/62. Paid $266.00. Present through 10/63, To 2nd Sgt. Present through 8/64. WIA (left knee-fractured femur) Tom’s Brook 10/9/64. In U. S. Hospital, Winchester 10/31/64. “The Virginia Free Press” 9 Nov. 64 reported his death as “11/64.” To Lt. on postwar roster.

OSBOURN, ROBERT LEWIS: b.  Va. 10/17/37. Farmer. Charles Town census 1860 enl. Co. F Shepherdstown 4/12/61 Pvt. WIA Uptown’s Hill 10/8/61 to 12th Va. Cav. POW Toms Brook 10/9/64 Pt Lookout. Released 6/15/65. Lived Leetown. d. 5/15/12 bur. Elmwood Cem.

RANDALL, AARON: b. Jefferson County. fair complexion, dark hair, hazel eyes. enl. Co. F. Shepherdstown 6/28/63 Pvt. WIA Haw’s Shop 5/28/64. admitted Richmond hospital  6/5/64. Paroled 4/18/65. d. 8/24/85. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown.

REINHART, JOHN: Charles Town census 1860. Gentleman. enl Co. F. 6/13/61 as Pvt. To 2nd Lt. WIA South Mountain 6/63. resigned 2/3/64

RONEMOUS, JOHN: b.  Jefferson Co. 11/12/06. Farmer, Dufflelds PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. F. Pvt.  On postwar roster. Trans. 12th Va. Cav. Not on muster rolls. d.  2/13/94. bur. St. James Luth. Church Cem.

RONEMOUS, JOHN H.: b.  Va.  about 1841. 5’11″. dark complexion, dark hair, blue eyes. Farmer, Dufflelds PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. enl. Co. F. Shepherdstown 4/18/61 as Pvt. Present until detailed as baggage guard 3-4/62. Present until WIA 11/15/63. Sent to Gordonsville hospital. Trans. Staunton hospital 11/17/63. Present through 8/64. Paroled Mt. Jackson 4/18/65.

ROBERTS, JOHN W.: b.  Va. 1/15/35. 5’11″. fair complexion, light hair, grey eyes. Charles Town PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. Wagonmaker. enl. Co. F. Striders Mill 9/17/62 as Pvt. Present through 10/63. promoted 4th Corp. Scout for Gen. J.E.B.  Stuart. Present through 8/64. WIA. Paroled Winchester 4/19/65. d. 4/19/10. Bur. Episcopal & Masonic Cem., Middleway, Jefferson Co., W.Va.

SHEPHERD, JAMES TRURO: b. Jefferson County 8/21/38. Charles Town census 1860. Farmhand. enlisted 5/1/61 Pvt. detailed hospital attendant 7-8/61. Trans. to Stuart’s Horse artillery 3/23/62. To 2nd Lt. 6/1/62. d. 1876 bur. Shepherd Cem.

SMALL, MAYBERRY GOHEEN: b. 1843. 5’2″. Charles Town census 1860. Farmhand. enl. Co. F Striders Mill 9/26/62 Pvt. Present thru 8/64. WIA twice. POW Edinburg 10/1/64. To Pt. Lookout.  Moved to Pa. after the war. d. 5/2/00

SPOTTS, GEORGE W.: Shepherds Town Census 1860. Boatman. enl. Co. F. 5/2/61 Pvt. deserted 7/15/61. took oath and released.

SPOTTS, JACOB A.: Census Jefferson County 1860. enl. Co. F. Shepherdstown 4/25/61. Pvt. WIA Bull Run 7/21/61. POW 8/16/64. To Elmira. d. there chronic diarrhea, small pox, pneumonia 12/28/64. b. Woodlawn Cemetery.

STONEBRAKER, JOSEPH M.: b. 1829. Charles Town census 1860. Merchant. enl. Co. F. Shepherdstown 4/18/61. discharged, overage. d. 1/19/94 Elmwood Cem.

TANNER, ISAAC SCOTT: b. near Clear Spring, Washington Co., MD.  9/22/18. Shepherdstown PO, Jefferson Co. 1860 census. Grad. NYU 1845. Grad. College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY., 1847. M.D., enl. Co. F. Shepherdstown 4/18/61. 2nd Lt. Present until resigned 8/27/61. Served as Surgeon after Bull Run for three weeks. Appointed Surgeon, 21st N. C. Inf. 1862. Promoted Brigade Surgeon in 1863. Promoted Chief Surgeon, Hoke’s division. Served on Gen. Joseph E. Johnston’s staff. Paroled Greensboro, NC 4/26/65. Farmer and M.D., Shepherdstown. d.  4/10/03. bur. Elmwood Cem., Shepherdstown, W.Va.

WARNER, GEORGE W.: b. Va. about 1846. light hair, blue eyes. Shepherdstown PO 1860 census. enl. Co F. Shepherdstown 8/1/64 Pvt. Paroled Winchester 4/23/65. d.  7/5/70. bur. Elmwood Cem.

WATSON, JAMES EPHRAIM: b. 11/15/37 at Lebanon WV. enl. 7/14/61 in Co. D. To Commissary Sgt 5/2/62. in Charlottesville hosp with fever 8/29-10/21/63 and with typhoid fever 11/23-12/30/63. WIA 10/9/64. Otherwise present thru final 3/22/65 roll. Paroled 4/20/65 at Winchester. res. near Smithfield d. 1914 at Charles Town, WV. bur. Episcopal and Masonic Cem. Middleway, W.Va.

WATSON, JOHN J.: b.  1/9/38. enl. 7/14/61 in Co D.  Absent sick 8/20/62 thru 1-2/63 and on 11-12/63 roll. On duty at enrolling office in Harrisonburg on 7-10/64 rolls. WIA 9/19/64 at Winchester. Absent detailed for light duty in brigade commissary dept. on final 3/22/65 roll. Transportation ordered from Washington, D.C. to NYC 4/24/65 of Harrisonburg Farmer at Uvilla, W.Va.  Postwar d.  9/28/14. bur Edge Hill Cem., Charles Town W.Va.

WATSON THOMAS SYLVESTER: b. 1839. enl. 7/14/61 in Co. D. Absent on sick furlough on 5-12/62 rolls. Absent with leave on 11-12/63 roll. Otherwise present until absent wded. and at hosp. 7-8/64 thru 3/22/65. Paroled 4/25/65 at Winchester. Res. Jefferson Co. Farmer near Middleway, W.Va. Postwar d. 1920 bur Episcopal and Masonic Cem. Middleway.

VAN METRE, JOSEPH B.: b. near Martinsburg 2/8/40. enl. Co H. 2nd Va. Inf. 10/4/62. enl. Co. F. 1st Va. Cav. Leetown 10/6/62. WIA around 8/64. Paroled Mt. Jackson 4/18/65.  Farmer, Pres. Shepherdstown Farmers’ Bank near Shepherdstown. d. 9/19/19. bur. Elmwood Cem. Shepherdstown.

WILLIS, NATHANIEL HITE: b. 3/25/42 at Rock Hall. enl. 6/11/61 in Co. D. Two weeks sick.  Furlough from 11/24/61. To Corp. on 9-10/62. Horse  KIA  7/3/63. To Sgt on 11-12/63. in Charlottesville hosp. with morbi cutis 12/24/63-1/30/64. Wded. 6/10/64 at Trevillian’s Station and absent wded thru 10/31/64 roll. Present on final 3/22/65 roll. POW 4/2/65 at Dinwiddie Court House. Took oath 6/22/65 at Pt. Lookout  d. 10/26/14 at Charles Town, WVa. bur. Zion Episcopal Church.