William Rufus Avera

William Rufus Avera
1835 – March 3, 1864

Alternate Spelling: William Rufus Avery, William R. Avera, William R. Avery
1860 Residence: Cumberland County, NC

Military Record
February 26, 1862 – Enlisted at Harnett County, NC
10th Battalion NC Heavy Artillery, Company B
Rank:  Private
March 3, 1864 – Died at Smithville, NC of smallpox

Parents
Thomas Avera 1798-1866
Mary Ennis 1801-1851

Siblings
Elizabeth Ann Avera 1826-1910
Isaac Avera 1826-1863       38th NC Co K
Nancy Ann Avera 1827-1899
Lucian A. Avera 1830-1863        15th NC Co F
Mary M. Avera 1831
John Daniel Avera 1832-1900        10th Bat NC HA Co B
Beersheba I. Avera 1836
Anna Edith Avera 1838
Thomas Jefferson Avera 1839-1862        10th Bat NC HA Co B
Calvin A. Avera 1842-1862        15th NC Co F

Wife
Charlotte Ennis 1835-1915

Children
Cornelius B. Avery 1857-1918
James Dawson Avera 1858-1928
M. J. Avera 1860
William Rubin Avera 1863-1940

Burial
Unknown