John James Whaley

John James Whaley
August 4, 1836 – September 13, 1900

Alternate Spelling: John J. Whaley, Jno J. Whaley, or J. J. Whaley
1860 Residence: Hallsville, Duplin County, NC

3rd Great Grandfather of Mack Eason
3rd Great Grandfather of Tim Eason

Military Record
June 11, 1861 – Enlisted at Duplin County, NC
3rd North Carolina Regiment, Company B
Rank: Sergeant
September 17, 1862 – Wounded at Sharpsburg, MD
September 17-27, 1862 – Captured and Paroled near Sharpsburg, MD
September 28, 1862 – Captured a second time near Sharpsburg, MD
Confined at Fort McHenry, MD
October 13, 1862 – Paroled for exchange
November 10, 1862 – Exchanged at Aiken’s Landing, VA
July 13, 1864 – Transferred to
9th North Carolina Regiment, Company I
also known as 1st North Carolina Cavalry, Company I
Present or Accounted for through December 1864

Parents
Kinsey Whaley 1805-1855
Nancy Mercer 1811-1871

Siblings
E. Whaley 1840

Wife
Margaret Ann Gresham 1847 – 1937

Children
Cora Lee Whaley 1867 – 1945
Thomas K. Whaley 1869
Mary J. Whaley 1873-1949
Hattie Barbara Whaley 1873 – 1949
Mattie Whaley 1874 – 1949
Charles F. Whaley 1875
John Calhoon Whaley 1876 – 1927
Robert Spray Whaley 1879 – 1947
Margaret Whaley 1881 – 1943
Louella Whaley 1884 – 1965
Estelle Whaley 1884
George Lawton Whaley 1887 – 1973

Burial
Thomas Grisham Cemetery
Duplin County, NC

John James Whaley Grave

John James Whaley Grave