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

Nixon Pope

Nixon Pope
1823 – February 14, 1862

1860 Residence: Sampson County, NC

Military Record
June 1, 1861 – Enlisted in Cumberland County, NC
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
Rank: Private
February 14, 1862 – Died at Petersburg, VA of measles

Parents
unknown

Siblings
unknown

Wife
Dorcas ?  1834

Children
Ellen L. Pope  1855
Louisa C. Pope  1860

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

Ashwell Mainard

Ashwell Mainard
1833 – ?

Alternate Spelling:  Ashwell Maynard
1860 Residence: Wake County, NC

Military Record
April 8, 1863 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
Rank:  Private
April 1, 1865 – Captured at or near Five Forks, VA
Confined at Point Lookout, MD
June 29, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
John Mainard  1801-1883
Barbary Byrd  1799

Siblings
Jacob Maynard  1821-1910
Jesse Maynard  1825
Dicey A. Maynard  1827-1907
Josiah Crudup Mainard  1828       47th NC Co E
John Jackson Mainard  1835
Sidney H. Mainard  1838-1863       47th NC Co E

Wife
Mariah May 1827-1911

Children
Unknown

Burial
Unknownsh

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

Scholarship

Cumberland Plough Boys
Merit Scholarship

Scholarship:  $500 to be awarded annually to a high school senior who will be entering college the next fall.

Application Period:  June 1st – June 30th.

Qualifications:   High School Senior.   To be eligible for consideration, the applicant must show proof that he/she is a direct descendant of a Confederate Soldier who left the service in good standing (meaning that the final action recorded by that soldier cannot be desertion or absent without leave) or the applicant must show proof that he/she is a direct descendant of a member of the Cumberland Plough Boys Camp #2187.  The candidate must also have a minimum 2.5 Grade Point Average.

Scoring of Applications:  

Unweighted Grade Point Average x 10    (up to 40 points)

Affiliation Points Awarded….(one of the following)
Parent/Grandparent or Student is a member in the Cumberland Plough Boys  and has been a member for two consecutive membership years  (8 points)
Parent/Grandparent or Student is a member of the Cumberland Plough Boys but has been a member for less than two membership years  (5 points)
Parent/Grandparent or Student is a member (approved by the date of the application) of the Sons of Confederate Veterans or the United Daughters of the Confederacy, but is not a member of the Cumberland Plough Boys  (3 points)

Bonus Points  (Maximum of 2 Points)
Attendance at any Cumberland Plough Boy Meeting (latest December-June)   (1 Point)
Submit a Photo with Applicant next to a Confederate Soldier’s Grave  (1 Point)

Total possible points:  50

Applicant with the highest score will receive the award.  In the event of a tie, the student with the highest weighted grade point average will receive the award.

Renewals:  Any winner of the Cumberland Plough Boys Scholarship may apply for renewal of their scholarship.  The applicant must send in a copy of their grades by June 30th  to the address on the regular application.  To qualify the applicant must maintain an overall Grade Point Average of 2.5.
The scholarship can only be renewed for the three years following the initial award.  

Scholarship

James Hugh Malloy

James Hugh Malloy
December 15, 1837 – January 3, 1862

Alternate Spelling:  James H. Malloy
1860 Residence: Robeson County, NC

Military Record
July 30, 1861 – Enlisted in Cumberland County, NC
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
Rank: Private
January 3, 1862 – Died at Staunton, VA

Parents
Duncan B. Malloy 1791-1870
Isabella McNeill 1798-1873

Siblings
Barbara Elizabeth Malloy 1824-1898
Daniel Archibald Malloy 1826-1888
William Wallis Malloy 1828-1845
Duncan Calvin Malloy 1831-1891
John Douglas Malloy 1840-1911        24th NC Co F

Never Married

Burial
Unknown

John Douglas Malloy

John Douglas Malloy
July 5, 1840 – May 20, 1911

1860 Residence: Robeson County, NC

Military Record
July 30, 1861 – Enlisted in Cumberland County, NC
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
Rank: Private
April 11, 1862 – Transferred to
51st North Carolina Regiment, Company D
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
April 30, 1863 – Promoted to 1st Lieutenant
July 18, 1863 – Wounded slightly in the neck at Fort Wagner, Charleston, SC
September-October 1863 – Returned to Duty
May 16, 1864 – Captured at Drewry’s Bluff, VA
May 19, 1864 – Confined at Point Lookout, MD
June 18, 1864 – Promoted to Captain (while a Prisoner of War)
June 23, 1864 – Transferred to Fort Delaware, DE
August 20, 1864 – Transferred to Hilton Head, SC
October 20, 1864 – Confined at Fort Pulaski, GA
Prior to January 1, 1865 – Transferred back to Hilton Head, SC
March 12, 1865 – Transferred to Fort Delaware, DE
June 16, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Note: Confederate Prisoner from the Immortal Six Hundred

Parents
Duncan B. Malloy 1791-1870
Isabella McNeill 1798-1873

Siblings
Barbara Elizabeth Malloy 1824-1898
Daniel Archibald Malloy 1826-1888
William Wallis Malloy 1828-1845
Duncan Calvin Malloy 1831-1891
James Hugh Malloy 1837-1862        24th NC Co F

Wife
Jeanette Euphenia McGougan 1846-1922

Children
Duncan McGougan Malloy 1869-1956
James Hogue Malloy 1872- 1936
Annie Belle Malloy 1873-1946
Mary Elizabeth Malloy 1875-1960
Flora Catherine Malloy 1877-1958
Margaret Jeanette Malloy 1880-1970
Treva Rebecca Malloy 1882-1944
Alice Douglas Malloy 1884-1973

Burial
Lumber Bridge Presbyterian Church Cemetery
NC Highway 71, Robeson County
Lumber Bridge, NC

John Douglas Malloy

John Douglas Malloy

Stephen W. Hall

Stephen W. Hall
1839 – After 1900

1860 Residence: Bladen County, NC

Military Record
June 1, 1861 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company F
Rank: Private
September 5, 1861 – Discharged by reason of disability
February 26, 1862 – Enlisted at Cumberland County, NC
36th North Carolina Regiment, 2nd Company C
also known as 2nd North Carolina Artillery, 2nd Company C
Rank:  Private
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher, NC
Confined at Elmira, NY
June 12, 1865 – Released after taking the Oath of Allegiance

Parents
Charles Hall 1803-1863
Margaret Averitt 1804-1881

Siblings
Sarah Jane Hall 1825-1891
Ann M. Hall 1826
Charlotte E. Hall 1828
William James Hall 1829        36th NC 2nd Co C
Amos Jessup Hall 1830-1904        36th NC 2nd Co C
Margaret Sabre Hall 1835
John W. Hall 1837-1864        24th NC Co F
Elizabeth C. Hall 1842

Wife
Mary M. Jackson 1845

Children
Mary Susan Hall 1868
Mary M. Hall 1870-1922

Burial
Unknown