James Wemyss

James Wemyss
April 14, 1844 – September 6, 1861

1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
April 17, 1861 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
1st North Carolina Infantry, Company H
Rank: 1st Sergeant
September 6, 1861 – Died at Yorktown, VA  (according to tombstone)
Confederate Records list him mustering out in November 1861, but this is an obvious error.

Parents
David Wemyss 1800-1872
Helen Proudfoot 1804-1864

Siblings
William Proudfoot Wemyss 1834-1909        1st NC Co H
John Wemyss 1835-1883        1st NC Co F
Catherine Wemyss 1837-1864
Margaret McGillowace Wemyss 1838-1863
Mary Agnes Hosten Wemyss 1842-1926
Robert Wemyss 1847        2nd Bat NC Local Def, Co D

Never Married

Burial
Cross Creek Cemetery #1
Fayetteville, NC

James Weymss Grave

James Weymss Grave