Newton Francis Register

Newton Francis Register
May 26, 1839 – November 1, 1914

1860 Residence: Sampson County, NC

Military Record
June 10, 1861 – Enlisted at Sampson County, NC
20th North Carolina Regiment, Company I
Rank:  Private
July 1, 1862 – Wounded at Malvern Hill, VA
December 1862 – Promoted to Sergeant
October 10, 1863 – Captured “while on picket” near Morton’s Ford, VA
Confined at Old Capitol Prison, Washington D. C.
October 27, 1863 – Transferred to Point Lookout, MD
January 17, 1865 – Paroled at Point Lookout, MD
January 21, 1865 – Received for exchange at Boulware’s Wharf, James River, VA
January 26, 1865 – Reported present with a detachment of paroled and exchanged prisoners at Camp Lee, near Richmond, VA
January-March, 1865 – Demoted to Private

Parents
Gibson Sloan Register 1797-1866
Sarah Waters 1809

Siblings
Ann Register 1841
Jesse E. Register 1846
Haywood H. Register 1848-1900
Sarah Register 1851

Wife
Julia Adalaide Bland 1838-1916

Children
James Lemuel Register 1866-1937
Mary Anna Register 1867-1953
John Francis Register 1870-1918
Gibson Sloan Register 1871-1938
Walter Bland Register 1873-1950
Claudius Elmore Register 1875-1923
Bascom T. Register 1876-1896
Luther Wright Register 1879-1952
Dora Addie Register 1881-1912
Sallie Irene Register 1884-1956

Burial
Wells Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery
Wallace Highway
Harrells, NC

Newton Francis Register Grave

Newton Francis Register Grave