Stephen Edward Russell

Stephen Edward Russell
July 17, 1840 – September 12, 1909

Alternate Spelling:  Stephen E. Russell
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
April 17, 1861 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
1st North Carolina Infantry, Company H
Rank:  Private
November 12-13, 1861 – Company Mustered Out (Disbanded)
April 29, 1862 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
51st North Carolina Regiment, Company I
Rank: Private
July-August 1862 – Reported absent sick
September-October 1862 – Returned to Duty
September 24, 1863 – Transferred to
36th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company B
November 4, 1863 – Transferred to
13th Battalion North Carolina Light Artillery, Company B
May 16, 1864 – Transferred to
Confederate States Navy

Parents
John Gainwell Russell 1809-1850
Mary E. Boone 1811-1873

Siblings
Catharine Russell 1835
John W. Russell 1836
Archibald Black Russell 1842        1st NC Inf Co H
James K. Polk Russell 1844-1907        33rd NC Co G
Carolina Russell 1847
Theodore Russell 1849

Wife
Mary Ann Howell

Children
None

Burial
Cross Creek #2 Cemetery
Fayetteville, NC

Stephen Edward Russell Grave

Stephen Edward Russell Grave

John Weathersby Edge

John Weathersby Edge
December 21, 1836 – March 11, 1921

Alternate Spelling: John Weathersbee Edge, John W. Edge
1860 Residence: Bladen County, NC

Military Record
March 16, 1862 – Enlisted at New Hanover County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company I
also known as2nd North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company I
Rank: Private
Detailed to the Regimental Band
January 18, 1865 – Admitted to Hospital at Wilmington, NC with rubeola
January 19, 1865 – Transferred to Hospital at Goldsboro

Parents
Allen Robert Edge 1796-1869
Sophia Weathersbee 1801-1874

Siblings
Sarah Jane Edge 1830-1917
Robert D. Edge 1832-1865        36th NC 2nd Co I
Mary A. Edge 1834-1914
Hugh P. Edge 1838-1908        36th NC 2nd Co I
James Edge 1840-1864
Elizabeth Ann Edge 1845-1913
Miles Owen Edge 1846-1908        36th NC Co H
William Walsh Edge 1848-1886
Evander McN. Edge 1852-1925

Wife
Elizabeth Pope 1832-1896

Children
Amanda Edge 1862
Dennis Legrand Edge 1865-1942
Estella L. Edge 1869-1958
Della Elizabeth May Edge 1873-1967

Wife
Martha Elizabeth McDuffie 1871-1933

Children
Edward James Edge 1898-1993
John W. Edge 1901
Ruth Edge 1903
Robert Carson Edge 1905-1975
Lattie C. Edge 1908
Alton B. Edge 1910
Lee Ethel Edge 1912-1986

Burial
Tabor United Methodist Church Cemetery
Tabor Church Road
Cumberland County, NC

Gideon Allen Tyson

Gideon Allen Tyson
April 21, 1840 – April 1, 1928

Alternate Spelling: Gideon A. Tyson
1860 Residence: Bladen County, NC

Military Record
April 30, 1862 – Enlisted at New Hanover County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, Company H
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, Company H
Rank: Private
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher, NC
Confined at Elmira, NY
July 7, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
Aaron Archibald Tyson 1805-1856
Elizabeth Jane Hodges 1815-1876

Siblings
Catherine Ann Tyson 1833-1913
Joseph H. Tyson 1836
William James Tyson 1838-1917       24th NC Co G
Abner G. Tyson 1843        24th NC Co G
Elizabeth J. Tyson 1857
John H. Tyson 1860

Wife
Rachel Ferguson 1846-1879

Child
Magnola Tyson 1875

Wife
Texanna McMillan 1863-1943

Children
Ruth Pearl Tyson 1889-1951
Henry Grady Tyson 1891-1976

Burial
Tyson Cemetery
Chicken Foot Road
Northern Bladen County, NC

 

Gideon Allen Tyson Grave

Gideon Allen Tyson Grave

James Larkin Bedsole

James Larkin Bedsole
January 15, 1826 – May 4, 1910

Alternate Spelling: Larkin Bedsole
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
February 26, 1862 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company C
also known as the 2nd North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company C
Rank: Private
August 12, 1862 – Appointed Corporal
March 1863 – Demoted to Private
May 1, 1865 – Paroled at Raleigh, NC

Parents
Duncan Bedsole 1797
Catherine Hair 1797

Siblings
Sarah Bedsole 1827
Nancy Bedsole 1829-1877
Travis Bedsole 1830-1906        3rd NC Co C
Thomas Bedsole 1832-1908        8th NC Co E
Aaron Bedsole 1835
Duncan Bedsole, Jr. 1837-1908
Catherine Bedsole 1840-1921

Wife
Charlotte Bullock 1831-1889

Children
Margaret A. Bedsole 1848
Henry J. Bedsole 1850
Martha J. Bedsole 1853-1931
Mary E. Bedsole 1855
William S. Bedsole 1857-1929
Amos Jessup Bedsole 1861-1922
Alexander McRae Bedsole 1865-1944
Daniel F. Bedsole 1869-1871
Kinnon K. Bedsole 1872-1956

Wife
Athea Carter 1865-1938

Children
Larkin Jefferson Bedsole 1891-1947
Sarah Lee Bedsole 1893-1973
Mittie Ann Bedsole 1895-1924
Margaret S. Bedsole 1898

Burial
Cumberland Union Baptist Church Cemetery
Tabor Church Road
Cumberland County, NC

James Larkin Bedsole Grave

James Larkin Bedsole Grave

Arnold L. Odom

Arnold L. Odom
June 3, 1839 – July 2, 1882

Alternate Spelling: Arnold Odum
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
November 28, 1862 – Enlisted at New Hanover County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company I
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company I
Rank: Private
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher, NC
Confined at Elmira, NY
March 18, 1865 – Paroled & Exchanged at Boulware’s Wharf, James River, VA
March 18, 1865 – Admitted to the Hospital at Richmond, VA
March 24, 1865 – Furloughed for thirty days

Parents
Enoch Odom 1796
Sarah ? 1809

Siblings
Roxanna Odom 1830
Percy J. Odom 1834
Archibald B. Odom 1850
J. S. Odom 1853

Wife
Amanda Pope 1841 – 1902

Children
Floyd Dexter Odom 1860-1927
Elizabeth Odom 1869-1892
Mary Ellen Odom 1872-1935

Burial
Tabor United Methodist Church Cemetery
Tabor Church Road
Cumberland County, NC

Arnold L. Odom Grave

Arnold L. Odom Grave

Archibald King Page

Archibald King Page
August 29, 1842 – January 17, 1892

Alternate Spelling: Archibald Page, Archibal Page
1860 Residence: Hawleys Store, Sampson County, NC

Military Record
November 4, 1861 – Enlisted at Sampson County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company A
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company A
Rank:  Private
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher, NC
Confined at Point Lookout, MD
June 17, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
John Page 1808 – 1900
Mary Autry 1809 – 1877

Siblings
Sarah Jane Page 1833
William R. Page 1835 – 1865        36th NC 2nd Co A
John Sampson Page 1837 – 1914        36th NC 2nd Co A
Silas Blackman Page 1839 – 1927        2nd NC 2nd Co E
Mary Page 1841
Rebecca Eliza Page 1844 – 1918
Wiley M. Page 1846 – 1920        2nd NC Jr Res Co A
Alexander Allen Page 1848 – 1921
Scion Cephas Page 1850 – 1933
Rachel Vestina Page 1852 – 1927
Lovida Catherine Page 1854 – 1935

Wife
Sylvania Williams 1847 – 1923

Children
Adina Page 1867 – 1906
Daniel Richard Page 1871 – 1942
Sophia C. Page 1874 – 1912
Ammie King Page 1876 – 1950
Ollen Cephus Page 1878 – 1956
Anson Bright Page 1881 – 1950
Annie Eliza Page 1883 – 1958
Junious Rosco Page 1890 – 1969

Burial
John Page Cemetery
Clement, Sampson County, NC

John Sampson Page

John Sampson Page
May 17, 1837 – October 03, 1914

John Sampson Page

John Sampson Page

Alternate Spelling: John S. Page, John Page
1860 Residence: Hawleys Store, Sampson County, NC

Military Record
November 4, 1861 – Enlisted at Sampson County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company A
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company ARank:  Private
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher, NC
Confined at Point Lookout, MD
June 17, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
John Page 1808 – 1900
Mary Autry 1809 – 1877

Siblings
Sarah Jane Page 1833
William R. Page 1835 – 1865        36th NC 2nd Co A
Silas Blackman Page 1839 – 1927        2nd NC 2nd Co E
Mary Page 1841
Archibald King Page 1842 – 1892        36th NC 2nd Co A
Rebecca Eliza Page 1844 – 1918
Wiley M. Page 1846 – 1920        2nd NC Jr Res Co A
Alexander Allen Page 1848 – 1921
Scion Cephas Page 1850 – 1933
Rachel Vestina Page 1852 – 1927
Lovida Catherine Page 1854 – 1935

Wife
Margaret Ann Fisher 1847 – 1924

Children
Jemima Jane Page 1867 – 1944
Rhoda Elizabeth Page 1868 – 1925
Ruth E. Page 1870
Thomas Riley Page 1871 – 1876
John Bunyan Page 1872 – 1949
James Addison Page 1873 – 1876
William Dennis Page 1875 – 1876
Charlotte Lee Page 1876 – 1883
Jesse Martin Page 1877 – 1953
Wiley Paton Page 1881 – 1940
Guilford Garfield Page 1883 – 1949
Mary Matilda Page 1885 – 1968
Maggie Leroy Page 1888 – 1955
Manly Blackman Page 1892 – 1967

Burial
Fisher Cemetery
Stedman, Cumberland County, NC

John Sampson Page Grave

John Sampson Page Grave

William R. Page

William R. Page
1835 – January 15, 1865

Alternate Spelling: William Page
1860 Residence: Hawleys Store, Sampson County, NC

Military Record
November 4, 1861 – Enlisted at Sampson County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company A
Also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company A
Rank:  Private
September 1864-January 1864 – Promoted to Sergeant
January 15, 1865 – Killed in Action at Fort Fisher, NC

Parents
John Page 1808 – 1900
Mary Autry 1809 – 1877

Siblings
Sarah Jane Page 1833
John Sampson Page 1837 – 1914        36th NC 2nd Co A
Silas Blackman Page 1839 – 1921        2nd NC 2nd Co E
Mary Page 1841
Archibald King Page 1842 – 1892        36th NC 2nd Co A
Rebecca Eliza Page 1844 – 1918
Wiley M. Page 1846 – 1920       2nd NC Jr. Reserves Co A
Alexander Allen Page 1848 – 1921
Scion Cephas Page 1850 – 1933
Rachel Vestina Page 1852 – 1927
Lovida Catherine Page 1854 – 1935

Never Married

Thomas Buie Dunham

Thomas Buie Dunham
September 17, 1847 – May 23, 1914

Alternate Spelling: Thomas B. Dunham, Thomas Dunham,
Thomas Bennie Dunham

1860 Residence: White Oak, Bladen County, NC

Military Record
36th North Carolina Regiment, Company H
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, Company H
Rank:  Private
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher, NC
Confined at Point Lookut, MD
June 26, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
James Snowden Dunham 1795 – 1881
Ann Elizabeth Singletary 1806 – 1864

Siblings
Elizabeth Dunham 1823 – 1834
Snowden Dunham 1826 – 1834
Mary Jane Dunham 1828 – 1834
William Carter Dunham 1830 – 1908
Jonathan Robeson Dunham 1832 – 1907        18th NC Co K
John Alexander Dunham 1834 – 1862        18th NC Co K
James Samuel Dunham 1837 – 1862        18th NC Co K
Alice E. Dunham 1840 – 1846
Sarah Elmira Dunham 1843 – 1930

Wife
Phebe Elizabeth Melvin 1851 – 1915

Children
Mary Lorena Dunham 1870 – 1927
Thomas Bennett Dunham 1870 – 1939
John Alexander Dunham 1873 – 1908
Lizzie B. Dunham 1874
David Leslie Dunham 1875
Addison Montgomery Dunham 1877
Charles Braxton Dunham 1881 – 1967
Lillian Adolphus Dunham 1883 – 1961
William Carter Dunham 1886 – 1932
Eliza Jane Dunham 1888 – 1954
Hattie Elmira Dunham 1891

Burial
Davis – Melvin Cemetery
White Oak, Bladen County, NC

Thomas Buie Dunham Grave

Thomas Buie Dunham Grave

Thomas Abraham Jessup

Thomas Abraham Jessup
October 28, 1844 – June 12, 1932

Alternate Spelling: T. M. Jessup, Thomas A. Jessup, Thomas Jessup
1860 Residence: Elizabethtown, Bladen County, NC

Military Record
October 19, 1861 – Enlisted at Bladen County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company I
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company I
Rank:  Private
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher, NC
Confined at Point Lookout, MD
June 28, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
William Thomas Jessup 1809 – 1882
Margaret Harvey 1810 – 1880

Siblings
James Herman Jessup 1848

Wife
Victoria Melvin 1845 – 1923

Children
Lula J. Jessup 1870 – 1923
James M. Jessup 1872
Bruce Jessup 1874
Margaret Elizabeth Jessup 1875 – 1953
Janie Jessup 1876 – 1930
Thomas W. Jessup 1880 – 1942
John McDowell Jessup 1884 – 1963
Sallie Elizabeth Jessup 1885 – 1940

Burial
Old Bethlehem Cemetery
White Oak, Bladen County, NC

Thomas Abraham Jessup Grave

Thomas Abraham Jessup Grave