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Revised 6/9/2012

MACKEY, H(ENRY) T, Co C, private, enlisted for 3 years in Lexington, TN on 7/1/63 at about age 25 (census).  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  A resident of the Lone Elm Community in Henderson Co, TN, he was the son of Robert W and Elizabeth Mackey.  Presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, he spent time in Andersonville Prison in Georgia and died within quarters on 9/17/64 of diarrhea chronic.  Mackey was buried in grave #8954 in the Andersonville National Cemetery. MR #1060

MADARIS (MEDARIS), JOEL BUG, Co E, 1st sergeant, enlisted in Huntingdon, TN on 6/28/62 and mustered at Humboldt, TN on 8/11/62 at age 34.  He was 5’10” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, auburn hair, a farmer, born in Madison Co, TN.  He was due a $100 bounty for enlistment.  Captured and paroled with the regiment at the battle of Trenton on 12/20/1862, he had orders to report to Camp Chase in Columbus, OH.  After exchange in the fall of 1863, he is presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 and taken to Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  Removed to Savannah, GA when Sherman threatened Andersonville, Madaris died there of unknown cause on 9/20/64.  Madaris’ widow, Mary H Butler Madaris (married 1848), applied for a pension in 1865.  She was living near the Buena Vista PO in Carroll Co, TN in 1890.  MR #1061

MADISON, JOHN (M), Co K, 1st sergeant, enlisted for 3 years by Captain Beatty at Lexington, TN on 4/19/63 at age 23. In 1860 Madison lived in Henderson Co, TN with his mother, Elizabeth. He was 5’11” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a clerk, born in Henderson Co, TN.  Madison died in the military hospital at Columbus, KY on 3/23/64 of erysipelas.  MR #1062

MAINESS (MANESS), MARK, Co A, private, enlisted for 3 years in Jackson, TN on 8/18/62 at age 25 (muster roll) or 46 (census).  He was one of the 100 or more men who went AWOL from the forts on the Mississippi/Tennessee line in June 1863.  Maness returned, however, and was in the hospital in Paducah, KY with chronic rheumatism by June 1864.  He was discharged at Paducah on 7/11/64 due to phthisis, pulmonary problems and old age.  The last reason supports the assumption that he was 46 at enlistment.  Maness applied for an invalid pension in 1896.  MR #1063

MALONE, LAWRENCE H, Companies B & A, private, enlisted for 3 years by Captain Martin in Union City, TN on 12/15/63 and mustered at Paducah, KY on the same day at age 24.  He was 5’2” tall, light complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Henry Co, TN on 7/11/1839.  He was due a $300 bounty for enlistment.  (Malone had enlisted for one year in Co E, the 46th Tennessee, CSA on 11/29/61 at Paris, TN.  Captured at Island #10, he was sent to Camp Douglas, Illinois where he took the oath of allegiance to the United States.)  Malone was sent to a “camp of correction” on 5/18/64 but was back on duty by September/October 1864.  He was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  In 1880 he lived in Carroll Co, TN.  In 1890 he applied for an invalid pension and died on 5/27/1895.  Malone is buried near Vale, TN.  His widow, Eliza C Turner Malone, applied for a pension in July 1895.  MR #1065

MANESS, RICHARD L, Companies M & C, private, enlisted for 3 years in Adamsville, TN on 9/1/63 at age 21.  He was 5’6” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in McNairy Co, TN on 3/19/43.  At some point he was the company cook.  Captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, Maness was imprisoned in Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  Exchanged on 4/30/64, he was due 391 days of rations.  He retired from the military on 4/20/65.  His father, Shadrack Maness, lived in McNairy Co, TN.  Maness applied for an invalid pension in 1883.  He died in Chester Co, TN on 2/17/94 and is buried in the Cave Springs Cemetery there.  His widow, Hulda J Garner Maness, filed for a pension in March of 1894.  MR #1067

MANESS, STEPHEN W, Co M, private, enlisted in Lexington, TN on 9/24/63 and mustered at Union City, TN on 12/21/63 at age 20.  He was 5’8” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in McNairy Co, TN.  Ill by December of 1863, Maness died in the hospital at Union City, TN on 1/1/64 of pneumonia.  Most likely he was the son of Sutton and Martha Stallings Manley and brother to Jasper Manley.  MR #1068

MANLEY, JASPER, Co C, attempted to enlist in 1864 but was rejected by the surgeon.  This man might be the William Jasper Manley, born 8/8/45, who died in Henderson Co, TN on 3/16/1916.  Manley may have also enlisted in the 3rd TN Cavalry USA.  MR #1069

MANUEL, ALEXANDER H(EUTINE), Co D, private, enlisted for 1 year in Carroll Co, TN on 8/4/62 and mustered at Trenton, TN on 9/24/62 at age 21 (muster rolls) or 16 (census).  Captured and paroled with the regiment at the battle of Trenton on 12/20/1862, Manuel was AWOL from Camp Chase in Columbus, OH  on 3/15/63.  He was discharged on 10/26/63 while absent sick and was declared AWOL.  He married Martha Rogers in 1864 and  applied for an invalid pension in 1890 while living in Dyer Co, TN.  His widow also applied for a pension.   MR #1071  

MARACLE (MYRACLE), JAMES (K) P, Co C, private, enlisted for 3 years in Lexington, TN on 2/6/63.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  Captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, Myracle was a prisoner in Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  Moved to Millen, GA when Sherman threatened Andersonville, Myracle died sometime between 9/6/64 and 11/25/64.  Roll of Honor says he was buried first at Millen in A-142 then moved to Beaufort, SC National Cemetery in 1868.   His parents were Lawrence L and Jane H Cox Myracle of Decatur Co, TN.  MR #1073

MARBY (MARBRY), ISAAC F(RANKLIN), Companies B & A, private, enlisted in Carroll Co, TN on 1/26/63 and mustered at Jackson, TN on 11/11/63 at age 20.  Marbry was not captured at Union City, TN with the regiment on 3/24/64.  He was present with the detachment in May and June of 1864.  Discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65, he married Luellen Rowe in 1867 in Benton Co, TN.  The Rowe Bible says “he come home and died” on 10/23/1868.  In the 1890 veterans’ census, Lule E Marbry lived in Benton Co, TN near the Bilbrey PO.  On 2/25/1882 she applied for a widow's pension. She is buried in the Whitfield Cemetery in Benton Co.  One of the unmarked graves may be that of Marbry.  There is also a minor's pension application.  MR #1074

MARCUM, WILLIAM C, Companies D & C, private, enlisted for 1 year in Carroll Co, TN on 8/5/62 and mustered at Trenton on 11/2/62 at age 35.  Marcum transferred to Co G by 12/5/62.  Captured and paroled with the regiment at the battle of Trenton on 12/20/1862, he had orders to report to Camp Chase in Columbus, OH but he was AWOL by 12/30/62.  MR #1075

MARTIN, BENJAMIN, Co K, private, enlisted for 3 years in Henderson Co, TN on 4/20/63 at age 32.  He was 5’6” tall, dark complexion, blue eyes, dark hair, a farmer, born in Henderson Co, TN.  Martin died of chronic diarrhea on 12/31/63 at Union City, TN .  He left no effects.  His wife Charlotte Martin applied for a widow's pension.  A minors’ pension filed from Tennessee, mentions Aydelotte as guardian.  Martin’s parents were Joseph and Mary Martin of Henderson Co, TN.  MR #1077

MARTIN, HENRY (HUNTER) P, Co F, private enlisted for 1 year and mustered in Trenton, TN on 9/24/62 at age 25.  He was 5’9” tall, dark complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a laborer, born in Anson Co, NC.  Captured and paroled at the battle of Trenton, TN, he spent time in parole camp at Columbus, OH (Camp Chase).  He was sent to Nashville to be mustered out and was discharged at Saulsbury, TN in October 1863.  Martin re-enlisted at Metropolis, IL in the 136th Illinois Infantry and served 100 days before discharge.  He married Elizabeth J Freeman in 1862 and applied for a pension in 1885.  He died at McKenzie, TN on 8/26/1915 and is buried in the McAdoo Cemetery in Carroll Co, TN with a military marker..  He was the son of Robert H and Elizabeth H Martin of Carroll Co, TN.  His wife applied for a widow's pension.  MR #1078

MARTIN, JAMES F(RANKLIN), Companies B & A, private, enlisted for 3 years in Carroll Co, TN on 8/10/62 and mustered at Humboldt on 8/26/62 at age 18/20/21.  He was 5’11” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Carroll Co, TN.  Martin was due a $100 bounty for enlistment.  He was most likely captured and paroled at the battle of Trenton, TN since he spent time in parole camp at Columbus, OH (Camp Chase) where he was listed as “Franklin J Martin.”  He was not captured with the regiment at Union City on 3/24/64 as he was present with the detachment in May/June of 1864.  At some point he was in the hospital in Paducah, KY.  He was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  Martin died on 3/19/1879 and is buried in Martins Cemetery in Carroll Co, TN.  A minor's pension was filed in December 1890 with B C Smith as guardian.  Martin’s widow, Martha M, may have married Smith.  MR #1079

MARTIN, JAMES L, Co H, private.  Martin was present at Union City, TN in January and February of 1864 and is presumed captured with the regiment on 3/24/64 and taken to Andersonville Prison in Georgia where he died on 9/8/64 of typhoides.  Martin was buried in grave #8174 in the Andersonville National Cemetery.  The mother of James G L Martin applied for and received a pension.  MR #1080

MARTIN, JAMES M, Companies B & A, captain, enlisted for 3 years in Huntingdon on 7/31/62 and mustered in Benton Co, TN on 8/17/62 at age 38.  He was not captured with the regiment at Trenton, TN on 12/20/64.  He served as commander of the detachment on several occasions along the Tennessee/Mississippi border while Colonel Hawkins was in parole camp in Ohio.  Martin also escaped being captured with the regiment at Union City on 3/24/64.  He was again stationed with the detachment, this time at Columbus, KY.  While there he testified against Captains Parsons and Beatty in their very bitter court-martial trials.  He served in Paducah, KY after Colonel Hawkins was released from prison in the east.  Martin resigned at Paducah on 10/10/64 due to chronic dysentery and scrobutus (scurvy).  He returned to Carroll Co, TN and was elected to the Tennessee House of Representatives but died on 4/21/68 of an acute attack of hepatitis after attending only one session.  Lieutenant  W. W. Murray of Co I filled out his term.  Martin is buried in the Martin Cemetery in Carroll Co, TN.  Mary S Cox Martin (m. 1861) applied for a widow's pension but married again by 1869.  Applications for minors' pension were filed.  See also Martin’s military bio in Appendix A of "Hawkins' Tories”  MR #1081

MARTIN, WILLIAM H H, Co B, private, enlisted for 3 years in Carroll Co, TN on 8/8/62 and mustered in Benton Co, TN on 8/17/62 at age 21.  He was 5’6” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Carroll Co, TN and a resident thereof.  Captured and paroled with the regiment at the battle of Lexington or Trenton in late December 1862, he had orders to report to Camp Chase in Columbus, OH and probably went as he has no AWOL on his record.  By 8/20/63 he had dysentery.  No further information is in the military record.  Martin was the son of Jacob and Mary Martin of Carroll Co, TN.  MR #1082

MASSEY, ANDREW D, “Drew,” Co A, private, enlisted for 3 years in Jackson, TN on 8/29/62 at age 19.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  Massey was captured and paroled by the enemy at  (Parker's) Crossroads on 12/20/62, after the battles of Lexington and Trenton, TN.  There is no more information in his file.  MR #1084

MATHENY, D(AVID) C, Co D, corporal, is listed on the Andersonville records as having died on 6/19/64 but he has no muster rolls in the 7th Tennessee Cavalry records.  A pension application for his mother was filed in 1888 but not granted.

MATHEWS (MATHIS), MELVIN R, Co F, then re-enlisted in Co I.  He was enlisted for 1 year in Co F by Lieutenant Hawkins in Carroll Co, TN on 9/20/62 and mustered at Trenton, TN on 9/24/62 at age 26.  He was 6’ tall, dark complexion, dark eyes, dark hair, a farmer, born in Pitt Co, NC.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  Mathis enlisted as a private but was appointed a sergeant on 10/20/62.  Mathis was captured and paroled at either the battle of Lexington or the battle of Trenton, TN and spent time in parole camp at Columbus, OH (Camp Chase).  He was sent to Nashville in the fall of 1863 to muster out due to the expiration of his enlistment.  On 1/6/65 Mathis re-enlisted in Paducah, KY as a private in Co I.  He was 6’ tall, dark complexion, grey eyes, black hair, a farmer, born in Pitt Co, NC in this  description list.  He received a $66 2/3 bounty for the 2nd enlistment.  From February to May 1865 he served as the company clerk.  Mathis became ill with chronic diarrhea and spent time in the hospital.  He was discharged about a month early on 7/10/65.  His residence was given as Carroll Co, TN and his mother, Dollie, was said to reside in Huntingdon, TN.  Mathis applied for an invalid pension in 1879.  He moved to Doe Run, St. Francis Co, MO and married Mary E Wood.  She applied for a widow’s pension in June 1908 while still living in Missouri.  MR #1087 & #1091

MATHIAS, SPENCER, Co B, private, enlisted for 3 years in Paducah, KY on 2/1/64 and mustered at Columbus, KY on 6/29/64 at age 20.  He was due a $300 bounty for enlistment.  Mathias served until the regiment was disbanded on 8/7/65.  He applied for an invalid pension in 1898.  MR #1088

MATHIAS, HUGH H, Co F, private/farrier, enlisted for 1 year in Huntingdon, TN on 7/12/62 and mustered at Trenton, TN on 10/20/62 at age 46.  He was 5’11 3/4" tall, fair complexion, grey eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Hickman Co, TN on 2/11/1821 (Bible) but a resident of Carroll Co, TN in 1860.  Captured and paroled with the regiment at the battle of Trenton, TN on 12/20/1862, he had orders to report to Camp Chase in Columbus, OH.  He was discharged at Saulsbury, TN on 10/26/63 while he was away on leave.  He was married Louisa Jane Russell.  Mathias applied for an invalid pension in 1873.  He moved to St. Francis Co, AR and died there on 12/28/1876.  He is buried in the Forrest City, AR City Cemetery.  MR #1089

MATTOX, NAPOLEON, Co B, private/corporal, enlisted by Lieutenant Crockett at Paducah, KY on 2/26/64 at age 28.  He was 5’8” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Pope Co, IL.  He was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  In 1881 Mattox applied for an invalid pension while living in Illinois.  A minor’s pension was filed in 1891 with Charles W. Mattox as guardian.  MR #1093

MAXFIELD (MAXWELL), G(EORGE) W, Co C, private, enlisted for 3 years in Jackson, TN on 9/5/62 at age 33.  There is only one page in his file.  There is, however, a pension application in 1893 for the widow of a George W Maxwell, who is not in the muster roll list.  She seems to be Mary Ann Evans Maxwell.  If these are the right people, then Maxwell is in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Henderson Co, TN, having died on 1/28/1880.  MR #1094

MAXWELL, JAMES H(ENRY), Co G, private/3rd corporal, enlisted for 1 year in Carroll Co, TN on 8/5/62 at age 18.  He was promoted to 3rd corporal on 9/28/62.  Maxwell served out his one year enlistment and mustered out at Saulsbury, TN on 10/25/63.  On 11/19/63 he re-enlisted in Co G, 2nd Tennessee Mounted Infantry USA.  This company was raised by Lieutenant Milton Hardy, formerly of Co G, 7th Tennessee Cavalry.  In 1890 Maxwell lived near the Moore’s Hill Post Office in Henderson Co, TN.  There is an invalid pension that says a James H Maxwell of 7th Tennessee died in Parsons, KA on 8/8/1915 and a stone in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Henderson Co, TN with the same dates.  Maxwell’s widow, Oney Paralee Harris Maxwell, applied for pension in September 1915.  Maxwell was the son of Wesley and Winnie Hendrix Maxwell, a cousin to W H Hendrix of Co G and a brother-in-law to H. B. Harris also of Co G.  MR #1095 

MAYE (MAZE), JOSEPH H, Co K, private, enlisted for 3 years by Captain Beatty in La Grange, TN on 6/11/63 at age 21.  He was 5’4” tall, light complexion, blue eyes, light hair, born in Madison Co, TN.  Strangely enough, his occupation is listed as “Renegade.”  He deserted from Saulsbury on 8/4/63.  Perhaps he returned to his former occupation.  MR #1096

MCARTHUR, WILLIAM A(LEXANDER), Companies D & G, private, enlisted by Captain Miller for 1 year in Carroll Co, TN on 8/4/62 and mustered at Trenton, TN on 11/24/62 at age 28 (born 8/11/34).  He furnished a mule and mule equipment worth $80 for seven months.  Absent sick in May/June 1863 and/or AWOL from La Grange, TN on 5/15/63, his AWOL was removed at some point.  Captured at Como, TN on 8/7/63 at the end of his one year enlistment, McArthur was taken to Libby Prison in Richmond, Virginia.  Released through City Point, VA on 4/30/64, he was admitted to the hospital in Annapolis, MD on 5/2/64 and sent to “dismounted camp” on 5/19/64.  He mustered out at Nashville “after 8/6/66” which does not compute since the 7th Tennessee disbanded in 1865.  McArthur had married Nettie E Butler in 1856.  After the war he became the proprietor of a shoe shop and joined the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR).  He applied for an invalid pension in 1878.  His death on 10/31/1918 in the Pleasant Hill Community of Cass Co, MO was ruled a suicide.  He is buried in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.  MR #1101

MCCALL, JOSEPH W(ILLIAM), Field & Staff Assistant Surgeon, appointed Assistant Surgeon on 10/15/62.  Discharged on 9/1/63, he began serving as Assistant Surgeon by contract.  McCall, a resident of Carroll Co, TN and the son of Andrew and Janet Todd McCall, married Victoria Adalade Wilson in 1858.  He studied medicine at University of Nashville, New York City, Vanderbilt, and Tulane University during his career. In the 1890 veterans’ census, and when he joined the GAR in 1896, he was living in Huntingdon, TN.  McCall is credited with several discoveries in the field of medicine in the course of his research.  He applied for an invalid pension in 1892.  He died on 8/10/1923 of a stroke (obit) at age 91 ½ and is buried in the Clark Cemetery in Huntingdon, TN.  A long obituary was published in the Nashville Banner on 8/3/1923.  A picture of Dr. McCall, along with his fellow 7th Tennessee soldiers, James Taylor, Ben Morgan, Albert Birdwell, Joe McCracken, and Arzo Gooch, is in the 1972 Carroll Co, TN 150th anniversary book.  McCall remained a Republican and a Mason throughout his later life.  He was never connected with a church.  MR #1103

MCCALLAM (MCCOLLUM), SAMUEL, Co C, private, enlisted for 3 years in Lexington, TN on 8/28/62 at age 30.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  His record says he was AWOL from 11/5/62-12/25/63.  It also says he was at the battle of Trenton on 12/20/62 which does not compute.  He returned to duty in time to be captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64.  McCollum died in Mobile, AL on 4/24/64 of typhoid pneumonia while on the way to Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  His death was reported in the “Mobile News.”  He is buried in plot #C-567 in the Mobile Cemetery and has a military marker.  McCollum’s wife, Mary Davenport McCollum, (m. 1856) died in McCracken Co, KY on 7/1/1865.  Randal Jones brought the child or children back to Henderson Co, TN.  A minor's pension was filled and Alfred F McCollum, a brother to Samuel McCollum, was appointed guardian.  MR #1104 

MCCALLISTER, WILLIAM THOMAS, Co I, private, enlisted for 1 year by Lieutenant Murray at Paducah, KY on 3/13/65 and mustered the same day at age 19/22.  He was a resident refugee of Trivoli, IL at the time of his enlistment.  McCallister was 5’10” tall, dark complexion, black eyes, black hair, born in Madison Co, TN.  He was ill in June of 1865 but was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  His widow applied for a pension in October 1890.  MR #1105

MCCASLIN, (JAMES) RILEY, Co F, private, enlisted for 1 year by Lieutenat Robeson at Trenton, TN on 9/24/62 at age 23.  He was 6’1” tall, dark complexion, blue eyes, dark hair, a farmer, born in Madison Co, TN but a resident of Carroll Co, TN.  Captured and paroled at the battle of Trenton, TN, he spent time in parole camp at Columbus, OH (Camp Chase).  McCaslin was sent to Nashville in September 1863 and mustered out at Saulsbury, TN on 10/25/63.  The son of Henry McCaslin, he was brother to William H McCaslin of Co D, who died at Andersonville Prison.   Riley and another brother, John F McCaslin, plus John F's father-in-law David Holt, were killed by bushwhackers on 1/26/1865, at the McCaslin home in the 8th district of Carroll Co, TN.  Riley McCaslin is buried in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Carroll Co, TN and has a military marker.  MR #1107 

MCCASLIN, W(ILLIAM) H (M C), Co D, has no records except that he died in Andersonville Prison on 10/26 or 27/1864 of scrobutus.  The Andersonville Records have M C McCaslin.  This is most likely the son of Henry McCaslin and brother to Riley McCaslin.  His widow applied for a pension in 1869.  MR #1108

MCCAULEY, JAMES C, Co D, private, enlisted for 1 year in Carroll Co, TN on 8/4/62 and mustered at Trenton on 9/24/62 at age 21.  He furnished his own horse and equipment for two months.  Captured and paroled with the regiment at the battle of Trenton, TN on 12/20/1862, he lost clothing worth $6.26.  McCauley had orders to report to Camp Chase in Columbus, OH and most likely went there.  He was present in May and June 1863.  He served out his one year enlistment and mustered out at Saulsbury, TN on 10/25/63.  Born on 7/1/42 to James B and Priscilla Butler McCauley, he died on 1/6/64 of unknown cause and is buried in the McCauley Cemetery without a military marker.  MR #1109

MCCLUM, GEORGE, Co C, pvt.  He furnished his own horse and equipment from 7/63-2/29/64.  There is no other information in his muster rolls.  This might be George R McCollum of Carroll Co, TN.  However, most Carroll Co McCollums were Confederate.  MR #1111

MCCORD, JESSE T (S), Co E, private, enlisted by Captain Parsons for 3 years in Huntingdon, TN on 6/28/62 and mustered in Humboldt on 8/11/62 at age 22/28.  He was 5’6” tall, fair complexion, dark eyes, black hair, a farmer, born in Carroll Co, TN but a resident of Benton Co, TN in 1860.  He furnished his own horse and equipment for six months and was due a $100 bounty for enlistment.  McCord was captured and paroled at the battle of Trenton, TN and probably spent time in parole camp at Columbus, OH (Camp Chase).  In a letter written by Sergeant Morris, McCord was said to be unwell at Union City, TN on 2/20/64.  Captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, he died of scrobutus on 4/17/64 at Mobile, AL on the way to Andersonville Prison.  He is buried in the Mobile Cemetery in grave #C-565 or 509.  McCord had married Sarah (Sallie) Bevil in 1857.  They are both on the Shiloh Baptist Church records in Carroll Co in 1861 and McCord’s death date is recorded there as well.  MR #1116

MCCRACKEN, JOSEPH(US), Companies F & I, Field & Staff/Quartermaster Sergeant enlisted at Trenton, TN on 11/23/62 and mustered at Humboldt, TN the same day.  He was 5’6” tall, dark complexion, black eyes, dark hair, a clerk, born in Carroll Co, TN to Robert and Cynthia Lashlie McCracken on 7/11/45.  McCord was Quarter Master Sergeant from 11/23/62.  Captured and paroled with the regiment at the battle of Trenton, TN on 12/20/1862, he is assumed to have spent time in Camp Chase in Columbus, OH along with Colonel Hawkins and others of the regiment.  McCracken’s 1 year enlistment in Co F ended in the fall of 1863.  He re-enlisted for 3 years in Co I in Union City, TN on 3/20/64 at age 20.  Captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, he spent time in Andersonville and Macon, GA prisons plus other eastern prisons.  Exchanged, McCracken returned to the regiment then stationed at Paducah, KY.  Ration re-imbursement was due him from 3/24/64-5/7/65.  He was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  Upon returning to Carroll Co, TN he went into business with Lieutenat Frank Travis in 1868 and later with Colonel Isaac R Hawkins before going in business for himself.  He married Bettie McEwen in 1868 and was elected Register of Carroll County the same year.  McCracken joined the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) in 1887 and applied for an invalid pension in 1891.  He died on 5/8/1926 and is buried in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Huntingdon, TN.  His 2nd wife, Maggie Brown McCracken, applied for a widow’s pension in May 1826.  McCracken was a Republican, a Mason and a Presbyterian.  His picture, along with his fellow 7th Tennessee soldiers, Dr. Joseph McCall, James Taylor, Ben Morgan, Albert Birdwell and Arzo Gooch, is in the 1972 Carroll Co, TN 150th anniversary book.  MR #1118

MCELYEA, ROBERT D, Co F, private, enlisted for 1 year in Trenton, TN on 10/1/62 at age 17/18 with the consent of his parents.  Captured and paroled at the battle of Trenton, TN, he failed to report to parole camp at Columbus, OH (Camp Chase).  He was also listed as AWOL from Jackson, TN by 3/1/63.  McElyea re-enlisted in Co F of the 13th/14th TN Cavalry by April of 1864 as reported in his 1890 veterans’ census information, given at Weakley Co, TN.  He also said that he was “bursted up at the battle of Fort Pillow.”  If true then he was one of the few Union survivors at that battle.   McElyea may have been the son of Humphrey and Mary Rice McElyea and the husband of Catherine McElyea of Weakley Co, TN.  MR #1121

MCFARLAND, JOHN, Co A, commissary sgt/private, enlisted for 3 years in Union City, TN on 1/20/64 and mustered on 1/24/64 at age 21/30/31.  At the time of his enlistment McFarland was a resident refugee of Millbrook, IL.  He had a fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Weakley Co, TN and a resident of Como, TN.  McFarland was due a $302 bounty for enlistment.  Presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, he was a prisoner in Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  Exchanged through Savannah on 11/18/64, McFarland was hospitalized with scurvy in Annapolis, MD, then in the hospital at Paducah, KY in January/February 1865 before being sent to the hospital in Jeffersonville, IN by 5/24/65.  He was discharged from there on 6/1/65.  MR #1123

MCFARLIN, JAMES, Co B, private, enlisted in Paducah, KY on 2/2/64 and mustered in Columbus, KY on 6/14/64 at age 20.  He was 5’8” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Graves Co, KY.  He furnished his own horse and equipment and was due a $300 bounty for enlistment.  Not captured with the regiment at Union City, McFarlin was stationed with the detachment in Columbus, KY and was in military prison there in November and December of 1864.  MR #1124

MCGEE, WILLIAM, Co B, private, enlisted for 3 years by Captain Martin in Carroll Co, TN on 8/16/62 and mustered in Benton Co on 8/17/62 at age 25.  He was 6’ tall, dark hair, dark eyes, dark hair, a farmer, born in Benton Co, TN.  AWOL by April 1863, McGee was present May/June 1863 but was gone July-August 1863.  Back on duty by January 1864, he remained long enough to be captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 and taken to Andersonville Prison in Georgia where he died within quarters on 7/13/64 of scrobutus (scurvy).  He was buried in grave #3243 in the Andersonville National Cemetery.  MR #1125

MCGILL, JESSE, Co B, private, enlisted in Carroll Co, TN on 8/17/62 and mustered in Benton Co, TN the same day at about age 26.  Captured and paroled at the battle of Trenton, TN, he spent time in parole camp at Columbus, OH (Camp Chase) where he died on 3/26/63 of unknown cause.  McGill’s widow, Sarah E Ward McGill, applied for a pension in 1867.  The McGills were residents of Benton Co, TN.  An application for a minor's pension was filed in 1872.  MR #1126

MCGINAS, ANDREW, Co H, private, present in January/February 1864.  No other information is on his one muster roll.  MR #1127 

MCGUIRE, MERRIMAN (L J), Co M, private, enlisted for 3 years in Boydsville, TN on 9/2/63 at age 24.  Presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64. McGuire was taken to Andersonville Prison in Georgia where he died on 8/5/64 of scrobutus (scurvy).  He was buried in grave #4751 in the Andersonville National Cemetery.  There seems to be a minor’s pension from 1890 with Littleton A Harrison as guardian.  MR #1128

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