William Warren Rasbury

William Warren Rasbury
1815 – After 1870

Alternate Spelling:  William Rasbury, William Rasberry, William W. Rasbury
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
April 9, 1862 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
51st North Carolina Regiment, Company I
Rank:  Private
November-December 1862 – Reported absent sick
January-February 1863 – Returned to Duty
June 11, 1863 – Discharged by reason of a tumor

Parents
Unknown

Siblings
Unknown

Wife
Eliza Butts  1825

Children
Eikar Frank Rasbury  1849-1923
Mary Rasbury  1851
Susan Rasbury  1854
Thomas Rasbury 1855
Alexander Warren Rasbury  1858-1946
Emily Rasbury  1859-1916
Marcus Della Rasbury  1864-1924

Burial
McPherson Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Fayetteville, NC

William Warren Rasbury GraveNC

Orren W. Beard

Orren W. Beard
1834 – January 26, 1865

Alternate Spelling:  Aaron Beard
1860 Residence:  Cumberland County

Military Record
May 9, 1862 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
56th North Carolina Regiment, Company B
Rank:  Private
November 29, 1862 – Hospitalized at Petersburg, VA
April 20, 1863 – Reported absent without leave
June 5, 1863 – Reported sick in hospital at Petersburg, VA
August 22-October 31, 1863 – Absent on sick furlough
November-December, 1863 – Returned to Duty
August 5, 1864 – Reported absent wounded
January 26, 1865 – Died at Hospital at Richmond, VA
Cause of death not reported

Parents
Neill Carver Beard  1806-1861
Mahala Marsh  1812

Siblings
Egbert Marsh Beard  1830-1887     53rd NC Co D
Sarah J. Beard  1836
Neill M. Beard  1838-1864   56th NC Co B
Robert Beard  1840
Elizabeth Ann Beard  1842-1917
Mahala Marsh Beard  1847-1917
John Quincy Beard  1849-1925

Never Married

Burial
Hollywood Cemetery
Section V, Lot 172
Richmond, VA

Egbert Marsh Beard

Egbert Marsh Beard
July 10, 1830 – October 24, 1887

Alternate Spelling:  Egbert M. Beard
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
October 11, 1862 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
53rd North Carolina Regiment, Company D
Rank:  Private
March 25, 1865 – Captured at Fort Stedman, VA
March 27, 1865 – Confined at Point Lookout, MD
June 23, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
Neill Carver Beard  1806-1861
Mahala Marsh  1812

Siblings
Orren W. Beard  1834-1865    56th NC Co B
Sarah J. Beard  1836
Neill M. Beard  1838-1864   56th NC Co B
Robert Beard  1840
Elizabeth Ann Beard  1842-1917
Mahala Marsh Beard  1847-1917
John Quincy Beard  1849-1925

Wife
Harriet Newell McDonald  1829-1907

Children
Mary Ann Beard  1860-1949
Sarah Catherine Beard  1862-1958
Flora Jane Beard  1865-1925
Neill A. Beard  1866
Daniel Beard  1868-1880
Egbert Douglas Beard  1870-1950
Harriet Beard  1874-1938

Burial
Originally buried at Meriweather Drive, Cumberland County
Dec 9, 2016 – Moved to St. Pauls Presbyterian Church Cemetery, St. Pauls NC

Egbert Marsh Beard Grave

Duncan B. Wade

Duncan B. Wade
February 10, 1840 – September 10, 1862

1860 Residence:  Sampson County, NC

Military Record
July 4, 1862 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
51st North Carolina Regiment, Company K
Rank:  Private
September 10, 1862 – Died at Wilmington, NC of typhoid fever

Parents

Anson Wade  1804-1851
Comfort Blue  1805-1880

Siblings
Margaret Jane Wade  1831-1900
Catharine Wade  1843-1860

Never Married

Burial
Old Bluff Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Old Bluff Road
Godwin, NC

Duncan B. Wade Grave

Duncan B. Wade Grave

Edward Smith

Edward Smith
March 17, 1843 – May 2, 1914

1860 Residence:  Harnett County, NC

Military Record
May 15, 1862 – Enlisted at Wake County, NC|
54th North Carolina Regiment, Company C
Rank: Private
July 1, 1862 – Promoted to 1st Sergeant
November 25, 1862 – Appointed 3rd Lieutenant
July 13, 1863 – Hospitalized at Richmond, VA with erysipelas
July 20, 1863 – Returned to Duty
November 7, 1863-October 31, 1864  – Reported on duty as Acting Regimental Adjutant
April 9, 1865 – Surrendered at Appomattox Court House, VA

Parents

Farquard Campbell Smith  1801-1871
Sarah Slocumb Grady  1805-1861

Siblings
Susan Grady Smith  1825-1896
John Durham Smith  1827-1860
Alexander Robeson Smith  1828-1872
Isabella E. Smith  1830-1853
Mary Campbell Smith  1831-1861
William Curtis Smith  1832-1895              1st AR F&S
James Smith  1833-1906
Elizabeth Elliot Smith  1836-1905
Walter Douglas Smith  1837-1899       41st NC Co D
Farquard Campbell Smith  1839-1919       41st NC Co D
Henry Elliot Smith  1841-1903   1st NC Inf Co H
Sarah Slocumb Smith  1845-1894
Jane Smith  1846-1882
Jesse Slocumb Smith  1849-1897

Wife
Clara Pearsall  1864-1885

No Children

Burial
Old Bluff Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Old Bluff Road
Godwin, NC

Edward Smith Grave

Edward Smith Grave

James Alexander Wade

James Alexander Wade
November 24, 1846 – July 9, 1916

1860 Residence:  Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
June 1, 1864 – Enlisted at Camp Lamb, near Wilmington, NC
7th Battalion North Carolina Junior Reserves, Company A
Rank:  Private
December 9, 1864 – Hospitalized at Wilmington NC with scabies
December 24, 1864 – Furloughed from Hospital
January 3, 1865 – Transferred to the
3rd North Carolina Junior Reserves, Company H
March 19, 1865 – Hospitalized at Goldsboro, NC
No further records

Parents
Marshall Leonardis Wade  1821-1898
Mary Margaret Daughtry  1819-1857

Siblings
Marshall E. Wade  1849
John Charles Wade  1851-1898

Wife
Louise Culbreth  1849-1942

Children
Mary Elizabeth Wade  1874-1951
Alice L. Wade  1876-1957
Sarah Elizabeth Wade  1880-1915
Alexander McKoy Wade  1882-1957
Marvin Lee Wade  1885-1942
Julia Louise Wade  1888-1971
Julius A. Wade  1888-1920

Burial
Old Bluff Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Wade, NC

James Alexander Wade Grave

James Alexander Wade Grave

Alexander Daniel McLeod

Alexander Daniel McLeod
May 1, 1846 – December 1, 1926

Alternate Spelling:  Alexander D. McLeod
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
June 1, 1864 – Enlisted at Camp Lamb, near Wilmington, NC
7th Battalion North Carolina Junior Reserves, Company A
Rank: Private
August 6, 1864 – Reported on sick furlough
January 3, 1865 – Transferred to the
3rd North Carolina Junior Reserves, Company H
May 2, 1865 – Paroled at Greensboro, NC

Parents
Archibald McLeod 1814
Isabelle Ann Graham 1818

Siblings
Ann Catherine McLeod 1847-1925
William Murdock McLeod 1849-1928
Mary McLeod 1852-
John McLeod 1854
Neill Alexander McLeod 1858-1931

Wife
Sallie Ann McMillan 1856-1942

Children
Nola Graham McLeod  1880-1913
Anna Pearl McLeod 1886-1889
Clifton M. McLeod  1891
Bessie McLeod 1893-1978
Frank D. McLeod 1898-1967
Margaret McLeod 1902-1947

Burial
Philadelphus Presbyterian Church Cemetery
4520 Buie-Philadelphus Road
Red Springs, NC

Alexander Daniel McLeod Grave

Alexander Daniel McLeod Grave

William J. Porter

William J. Porter
1841 – November 13, 1861

1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
June 1, 1861 – Enlisted in Cumberland County, NC
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
Rank: Private
November 13, 1861 – Died at White Sulphur Springs, VA

Parents
Archibald Porter  1822       3rd NC Co C
Rebecca Prunell  1820

Siblings
James D. Porter  1848-1927
Sarah Catherine Porter  1851-1920

Never Married

Burial
Unknown

Malcolm McIntyre

Malcolm McIntyre
1832 – After 1910

1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
June 1, 1861 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
Rank:  Private
December 1861-February 1862  – Promoted to Corporal
May 8, 1862 – Promoted to Sergeant
April 20, 1864 – Wounded at Plymouth, NC
Reported Absent Wounded
September 19, 1864 – Retired to the Invalid Corps

Parents
Daniel McIntyre  1790
Flora McCorquodale  1783-1860

Siblings
Jennet McIntyre  1815-1870
Margaret McIntyre  1821-1892
Catherine McIntyre  1823-1899
Flora Ann McIntyre  1825-1903
Dugald McIntyre  1826-1904       51st NC Co I
Ellender McIntyre  1835-1908

Wife
Effie McKay  1830

Children
None

Burial
Unknown

Daniel Maxwell Melvin

Daniel Maxwell Melvin
1845 – November 4, 1864

1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
June 1, 1861 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
Rank:  Private
July-October 1864 – Promoted to Corporal
November 4, 1864 – Died at Hospital at Richmond, VA of dyspepsia

Parents
William Henry Melvin 1822-1890
Mary Ann Maxwell  1820-1908

Siblings
Anna J. Melvin  1847-1900
William Arthur Melvin  1850-1904
Sarah Catherine Melvin  1852-1908
Mary Isabelle Melvin  1853-1904
Charlotte Bragg Melvin  1857-1908
Isaac Joshua Melvin  1859-1931

Never Married

Burial
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond, Virginia