George Washington Downing

George Washington Downing
February 17, 1839 – December 12, 1866

Alternate Spelling:  George W. Downing
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
June 1, 1861 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
Rank: Corporal
August 19, 1862 – Promoted to Sergeant
May 8, 1863 – Promoted to 1st Sergeant
September 1, 1863 – Demoted to Private
August 16, 1864 – Retired to the Invalid Corps

Parents
Valentine Downing 1807-1886
Susanna Beard 1810-1890

Siblings
John Beard Downing 1833-1916      24th NC, Co F
Daniel J. Downing 1836-1862      24th NC, Co F
Nancy J. Downing 1838
William A. Downing 1843      24th NC, Co F
Edney A. Downing 1844-1866
Neill Downing 1847-1934

Never Married

Burial
Cedar Creek Baptist Church
Fayetteville, NC