Duncan J. Starling

Duncan J. Starling
1836 – April 12, 1865

Alternate Spelling: Duncan J. Sterling, Duncan Sterling, Duncan Starling
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
September 19, 1861 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
33rd North Carolina Regiment, Company G
Rank:  Private
May 27, 1862 – Captured at Hanover Court House, VA
July 12, 1862 – Received for Exchange at Aiken’s Landing, James River, VA
August 5, 1862 – Declared Exchanged at Aiken’s Landing, James River, VA
May 3, 1863 – Wounded in the face & Captured at Chancellorsville, VA
Hospitalized at Washington, D. C.
May 22, 1863 – Transferred to Old Capitol Prison, Washington, D. C.
June 12, 1863 – Paroled & Received for Exchange at City Point, VA
May 12, 1864 – Captured near Spotsylvania Court House, VA
May 18, 1864 – Confined at Point Lookout, MD
August 10, 1864 – Transferred to Elmira, NY
April 12, 1865 – Died of pneumonia at Elmira, NY

Parents
Charles Starling 1807-1890
Martha Ann West 1812-1902

Siblings
Duncan J. Starling 1836-1865
William Street Starling 1838-1906        36th NC 2nd Co C
Alexander Starling 1843-1917
John C. Starling 1845
Robert Willis Starling 1847-1935
Martha N. Starling 1850
Martha J. Starling 1852
Emeline Starling 1855-1927

Wife
Rebecca Ann Carter 1838-1879

Children
Margaret Caroline Starling 1861-1940

Burial
Woodlawn National Cemetery
Grave #2686
Elmira, New York