Charles Henry Blocker

Charles Henry Blocker
December 13, 1842 – March 28, 1911

1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
July 18, 1861 – Appointed Captain
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
May 8, 1862 – Defeated for Re-Election
May 20, 1862 – Appointed Captain, Assistant Commissary of Subsistence
36th North Carolina Regiment, Field & Staff
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, Field & Staff
August 1864 – Dropped by act of Congress when he was not re-appointed
Remained on Colonel Lamb’s staff as Aide-de-Camp
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher
Confined at Fort Columbus, New York Harbor
March 5, 1865 – Paroled & Exchanged at Boulware’s Wharf, James River, VA

Parents
John Culbreth Blocker 1811-1890
Julia Ann Braddy 1815-1891

Siblings
Octavius Harvey Blocker 1840-1905     24th NC, Co F
Francis Eugene Blocker 1850-1893

Wife
Sallie Ann Cromwell 1844-1911

Children
John Cromwell Blocker 1864-1928
William Coffield Blocker 1866-1867
Anne Blocker 1867-1919
Margaret Louisa Blocker 1869-1891
Edward Lee Blocker 1870-1934
Albert Tusten Blocker 1872-1927
Elisha Cromwell Blocker 1874-1875
Elizabeth Southern Blocker 1876-1932
Sallie May Blocker 1878-1897
Emma King Blocker 1880-1880
Harvey DePass Blocker 1881-1901
Walter Bishop Blocker 1883-1901
Charles Strout Blocker 1886-1891

Burial
Royal Palm South Cemetery
St. Petersburg, Florida