Lemmick James Tew

Lemmick James Tew
January 24, 1840 – October 15, 1909

Alternate Spelling: Lemic Tew, Lenuck J. Tew, Lenac J. Tew, L. J. Tew, Lemick James Tew, Lemick J. Tew
1860 Residence: Draughons Store, Sampson County, NC

Military Record
April 1, 1862 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
51st North Carolina Regiment, Company I
Rank: Private
July 1, 1862 – Promoted to Sergeant
March-April, 1863 – Demoted to Private
Was reported on duty as acting sutler and as wagon driver
June 1, 1864 – Captured at Cold Harbor, VA
June 11, 1864 – Confined at Point Lookout, MD
July 12, 1864 – Transferred to Elmira, NY
October 11, 1864 – Paroled at Elmira, NY
November 15, 1864 – Received for exchange at Venus Point, Savannah River, GA

Parents
Daniel Tew 1792 – 1860
Rebecca Clarkey Dorman 1801 – 1874

Siblings
Anna Jane Tew 1825 –
William Riley Tew 1828 – 1862        20th NC Co E
Elizabeth Tew 1830 – 1908
Cinderilla R. Tew 1833 – 1880
Ashley Buster Tew 1834 – 1863        20th NC Co E
John Lee W. Tew 1836 – 1888        20th NC Co E
Mary E. Tew 1842 – 1919
Daniel Cameron Tew 1846 – 1895        51st NC Co I

Wife
Sarah Blue 1836 – 1900

Children
Emma E. Tew 1871 – 1919
Augustine C. Tew 1873 – 1880

Wife
Ada Jane Yates 1860 – 1938

Children
William Marmaduke Tew 1905 – 1959

Burial
Blacks Chapel United Methodist Church
Cumberland County, NC

Lemmick James Tew Grave

Lemmick James Tew Grave