Abram Gainey

Abram Gainey
December 6, 1835 – June 22, 1905

Alternate Spelling: Abraham Gainey
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
May 7, 1862 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
54th North Carolina Regiment, Company C
Rank: Private
Prior to July 1, 1862 – Promoted to Corporal
July – December, 1862 – Promoted to 1st Sergeant
November 7, 1863 – Captured at Rappahannock Station, VA
November 11, 1863 – Confined at Point Lookout, MD
March 10, 1864 – Paroled at Point Lookout
March 15, 1864 – Received for Exchange at City Point, VA
Returned to Duty
April 6, 1865 – Captured near Farmville, VA
April 14, 1865 – Confined at Newport News, VA
June 26, 1865 – Released after taking Oath of Allegiance

Parents
Haywood Gainey 1803-1881
Catherine Geddie 1811-1880

Siblings
Elva Ann Gainey 1833-1901
James Allen Gainey 1837-1909      24th NC, Co F
John Gainey 1839-1861      24th NC, Co F
Christian Gainey 1841-1905
Charles W. Gainey 1846-1864       24th NC, Co F
Elizabeth Jane Gainey 1848-1932
William Ashford Gainey 1850-1908

Wife
Amelia McNabb 1850-1932

Children
Elizabeth Gainey 1875-1948
Ellen Douglass Gainey 1877-1945
Maud Lawrence Gainey 1879-1969
Charles Gordon Gainey 1882-1976
Percy Leigh Gainey 1887-1972
Jessie Carver Gainey 1890

Burial
Cross Creek Cemetery #3
Fayetteville, NC