Ellis Britt

Ellis Britt
1839 – September 28, 1864

Alternate Spelling: Elias Britt, Ellis Britte, Elias Britte, Eli Britt
1860 Residence: Robeson County, NC

Military Record
August 9, 1861 – Enlisted at Robeson County, NC
18th North Carolina Regiment, Company D
Rank: Private
July 28, 1862 – Deserted
January-February, 1863 – Returned to Duty
March 25, 1863 – Deserted
March-June, 1864 – Reported under Arrest
Prior to July 28, 1864 – Returned to Duty
July 28, 1864 – Captured at Gravel Hill, VA
Confined at Point Lookout, MD
August 8, 1864 – Transferred to Elmira, NY
September 28, 1864 – Died at Elmira, NY of chronic diarrhoea

Parents
Samuel Elisha Britt 1802-1885
Jeanette Jones 1819-1891

Siblings
Civil Britt 1837-1894
Hinyard Britt 1840-1881
Evan Britt 1842        18th NC Co D
Queen Esther Britt 1843-1889
Neil Britt 1845
Murphy Britt 1848
Nancy Britt 1849-1928
Henry Britt 1851
Elzettie Britt 1852-1940
Jeanette Britt 1854-1933
Samuel Matthew Britt 1860-1929

Wife
Eliza Caroline Prevatt 1839

Children
Fennie Britt 1863

Burial
Woodlawn National Cemetery
Grave #428
Elmira, New York

Ellis Britt Grave

Ellis Britt Grave