James B. Thagard

James B. Thagard
1824 – July 27, 1865

Alternate Spelling: James B. Thaggard
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
March 15, 1863 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company C
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company C
Rank: Private
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher, NC
Confined at Elmira, NY
June 12, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance
June 27, 1865 – Died in Hospital at City Point, VA

Parents
James Thagard 1801-1861
Susannah Hollingsworth 1802-1886

Siblings
Mary Ann Thagard 1822-1892
Gordon Thagard 1823-1888
Stephen Leonard Thagard 1825-1907        24th NC Co F
Sarah Thagard 1827
George Francis Thagard 1829-1898
Amos Jerome Thagard 1833-1867        40th NC 2nd Co K
Joseph G. Thagard 1835-1865        36th NC 2nd Co I
Sophia E. Thagard 1837-1877
Alexander R. Thagard 1839-1913        44th NC Co E
Isaac Thagard 1841
Neill Crumpler Thagard 1843-1909        24th NC Co F
Susan Thagard 1845-1922
William Thagard 1845-1874

Wife
Nancy Ann West 1828-1888

Children
Catherine Lucinda Thagard 1850-1912
Harriet Matilda Thagard 1850-1913
Sarah Susannah Thagard 1852-1932
James Gibson Thagard 1857
Bettie Lee Thagard 1858
Sophia Cordelia Thagard 1860-1901

Burial
City Point National Cemetery
Hopewell, VA

James B. Thagard Grave

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