Main Page

THIS DAY IN HISTORY

1632: John Marvel was born in Melbourne, Cambridgeshire County, England.
1790: The Coast Guard had its beginnings as the Revenue Cutter Service.
1830: Plans for the city of Chicago were laid out.
1842: Robert Riley Cowan was born in Alabama.
1853: Martha J. Blackard was born in Clarksville, Johnson County, Arkansas.
1853: Uriah Albert Davidson was born in Adams County, Pennsylvania.
1859: Elanor Patterson died.
1864: Pleasant Horner died in Lewisburg Ridge (Morrilton), Conway County, Arkansas.
1865: Mary Ann "Polly" Formby died in LaGrange, Troup County, Georgia.
1870: Elizabeth Emeline Horner was born in Cass, Franklin County, Arkansas.
1876: Lula Hayes Cobb was born in Grove Hill, Fannin County, Texas.
1879: James M. Maxcy married Eliza Jane Maxcy in Lee County, Mississippi.
1881: Amos Jasper Horner died in Tennessee.
1883: Priscilla Stephenson died.
1883: Mary Stephenson died.
1883: Homer Thurman Acord was born in Friley, Johnson County, Arkansas.
1884: Thomas Stevens became the first person to bicycle across the United States. He later bicycled around the world.
1888: Miles W. Scott died in Crawford County, Arkansas.
1889: Samuel Vincent Gray died.
1889: Asbury Howard Stiles was born in Ratcliff, Logan County, Arkansas.
1893: Ralph Otis Horner was born in North Carolina.
1895: Charles C. Arbaugh was born in Arkansas.
1897: Boone Rushing was born.
1900: Joseph Lomax died in Perry County, Tennessee.
1901: Allen Wilson Conway married Frances Emma Stockton in Johnson County, Arkansas.
1903: Mamy L. Conway died.
1905: Thomas H. Hill died.
1905: Sarah Pauline Horner was born in Kimmins, Lewis County, Tennessee.
1909: Mary Louvenia Stout was born in Tom Green County, Texas.
1911: Doshie Caroline Combs died in Nocona, Montague County, Texas.
1911: Dennis C. Horner died in Tennessee.
1911: Floyd R. Watson died.
1912: Walter John King married Eva Viola Johnson in Johnson County, Arkansas.
1914: WWI: U.S. proclaims nuetrality in World War I.
1918: William Carl Lomax was born in Decaturville, Decatur County, Tennessee.
1927: Jennie Horner died.
1928: J. B. Turnbow was born in Perry County, Tennessee.
1928: John Wesley James died in Stigler, Haskell County, Oklahoma.
1930: Gloria Faye Cowan was born.
1934: Claude Elmer Richardson married Jessie Belle Evans in Perry County, Tennessee.
1944: Geneva June Gentry was born in Effingham, Effingham County, Illinois.
1948: Missie Ellis died in Graham, Alamance County, North Carolina.
1956: Martha Isabella James died in Oakland Cemetery, Clarksville, Johnson County, Arkansas.
1959: Louin Fry died in Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri.
1960: Conley Marcus Acord married Laura Mae Akins.
1983: Hollis Roma Horner died in Hohenwald, Lewis County, Tennessee.
1984: Trell Haynie died in Cleveland County, Arkansas.
1993: Gail Gourley Anderson died in Swifton, Jackson County, Arkansas.
1998: Bud Charlie Stout died in La Veta, Huerfano County, Colorado.
2002: Gene Waldon died.

TODAY'S MESSAGE

DISCLAIMER

Use caution, this site contains many unproven facts and speculation and errors are almost a certainty, Use this information as clues to guide your own research and always independently verify the facts stated. Where possible we have included images of records so researchers can reach their own conclusions.
All>   People |  Places |  Civil War |

U.S. Civil War


3rd Regiment, Louisiana Cavalry (Wingfields), CSA


Research Links
  • Civil War Soldiers and Sailors
  • 3rd (Wingfield's) Cavalry Regiment was organized during the late summer of 1864. It was formed by adding four companies to the six companies of the 9th Louisiana Cavalry Battalion. This unit confronted the Federals in Louisiana and Mississippi, then in May, 1865, was included in the surrender of the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana. Colonel James H. Wingfield commanded this regiment.

    Predecessor unit:

    9th Cavalry Battalion [also called 1st or 9th Battalion Partisan Rangers] was organized during the early summer of 1862 with six companies and in July totaled 852 officers and men. Many of its members were recruited in the Baton Rouge area. The unit served in the Department of Mississippi and East Louisiana, was active around Baton Rouge, and was captured at Port Hudson in July, 1863. After being exchanged, it was assigned to J. Griffith's and W. Adams' Brigade and participated in various operations in Mississippi. Later the battalion merged into Wingfield's 3rd Louisiana Cavalry Regiment. Lieutenant Colonel James H. Wingfield and Major James DeBaun were in command.


    Partial Roster

    • John P. Lee (1837-1900), son of C. C. Lee and Maranda Unknown; husband of Emily Drucilla Allen. Co. E, , Private-Hospital Steward.
    Compiled by Larry Kraus www.ancestry.krausweb.com   |  Fair Use Policy