John King Ezzell

John King Ezzell
January 12, 1840 – October 28, 1926

Alternate Spelling:  John K. Ezzell
1860 Residence: Sampson County, NC
3rd Great Grandfather of Dewayne Pleasants

Military Record
May 9, 1861 – Enlisted at Sampson County, NC
20th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
Rank: Private
July 1-3, 1863 – Wounded in the right hand and left arm at Gettysburg, PA
May 12, 1864 – Captured near Spotsylvania Court House, VA
Confined at Point Lookout, MD
August 10, 1864 – Transferred to Elmira, NY
March 2, 1865 – Paroled and transferred to James River, VA for exchange

Parents
Michael Ezzell 1815-1870        8th NC SR, Bryan’s Co.
Margaret Ann Register 1823-1880

Siblings
Henry F. Ezzell 1842-1914        46th NC, Co I
Michael J. Ezzell 1845        46th NC, Co I
Margaret A. Ezzell 1846
Susan Penny Ezzell 1848-1935
Sylvester R. Ezzell 1851-1926
Elaston Emerson Ezzell 1854-1935
Erastus Ezzell 1855
Luther Isaiah Ezzell 1859

Wife
Sarah Sophria Johnson 1849-1944

Children
James Sylvester Ezzell 1872-1954
Francis Bertha Ezzell 1873-1942
Sarah Ann Ezzell 1875-1885
Johnie Lester Ezzell 1876-1941
Michael Augustus Ezzell 1878-1950
Evander Ezzell 1879-1942
Charles Matthew Ezzell 1882-1972
Henry Judson Ezzell 1884-1956
Harriett Sophia Ezzell 1886-1954
Mary Catherine Ezzell 1889-1974

Burial
Ezzell Family Cemetery
Hayne
Sampson County, NC