Abner G. Tyson

Abner G. Tyson
September 1842 – March 28, 1916

1860 Residence: Bladen County, NC

Military Record
June 4, 1861 – Enlisted at Robeson County, NC
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company G
Rank:  Musician
May-August 1862 – Demoted to Private
November 28, 1864 – Wounded in the head, shoulder, and arm at Petersburg, VA
Blinded in the right eye as a result of wounds
January-February 1865 – Returned to Duty
Present or Accounted for through February 1865

Parents
Aaron Tyson 1802
Elizabeth Jane Hodges 1815

Siblings
Catharine Ann Tyson 1833-1913
Joseph H. Tyson 1836-1862        31st NC Co A
William James Tyson 1838-1917        24th NC Co G
Gideon Allen Tyson 1840-1928        36th NC Co H
Thomas Henry Tyson 1846-1927        7 NC JR Res Co C
Elizabeth J. Tyson 1857
John H. Tyson 1860

Wife
Laura Alice Cook 1846-1915

Children
Arthur A. Tyson 1869
Joseph H. Tyson 1871-1963
Francis Jefferson Tyson 1876-1956
Emma J. Tyson 1879
Mary E. Tyosn 1885
Walter G. Tyson 1888

Burial
Raeford Cemetery
US 401 Business
Raeford, NC

Abner G. Tyson Grave

Abner G. Tyson Grave