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Updated 6/18/2012

MOORE, ALFRED N, Co B, private, enlisted for 3 years in Carroll Co, TN on 8/15/63 and mustered in Benton Co, TN on 8/17/62.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  He was discharged by August 1863 by order of Major General Hurlbut.  Yet, his records also show him paroled from prison on 3/18/65 or on 3/18/65 at Jacksonville, FL on 4/28/65, which would indicate he was captured by the rebels at Union City, TN or elsewhere.  MR #1186

MOORE, EPHRAIM, Co I, private, enlisted for 3 years in Union City, TN on 11/15/63 and mustered there on 12/15/63.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  There is no more information in his muster rolls.  He applied for an invalid pension in 1890.  MR #1187

MOORE, GEORGE W, Companies F & A, corporal/captain, enlisted for one year in Co F in Lexington, TN on 8/9/62 and mustered in Jackson, TN on 8/18/62 at age 45/46.  He was appointed corporal on 8/18/62.  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.  After his one year enlistment ended he re-enlisted in Co A in Union City, TN.  Moore “received and accepted Captain from the Governor of Tennessee (Andrew Johnson) and went on duty in the new grade 1/20/64.”  He was captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 and was sent to the officers’ prison in Macon, Georgia and other eastern officers’ prisons.  In his pension he mentions being in the same prison in Savannah, GA with Lieutenant Wallace of Co K.  Moore was exchanged at North East Ferry, Wilmington, NC on 3/1/65.  He rejoined the regiment at Paducah, KY and commanded while Colonel Hawkins was ill.  He was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  Moore had married Nancy Caroline Cain in 1856.  In 1870 they were living in Lexington, in the 10th District of Henderson Co, TN.  He applied for an invalid pension, in 1876 and moved to Hardin Co, TN.  He is believed by descendants to have died there in 1889 due to a farming accident and been buried in the Shady Grove Cemetery near Saltillo, TN.  His widow applied for a pension in 1890.  MR # 1188

MOORE, J W, Co I, private.  There is no evidence that he enlisted yet he died in Andersonville Prison on 10/14/64 of typhoid.  He was buried in grave #10976.  MR #1189

MOORE, JAMES D, Co C, private, enlisted for 3 years in Lexington, TN on 8/28/62 and mustered at Jackson, TN on 9/5/62 at age 39/43.  He was 6’1” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, dark hair, a farmer.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  Moore suffered a gunshot wound in his left shoulder at Corinth, MS which shattered.  He had no use of his left arm which resulted in a disability discharge on 4/22/64.  A minor child applied for a pension on his record in 1886.  MR #1190

MOORE, JAMES T, Co D, private, enlisted for 1 year at Trenton, TN on 9/15/62 and mustered there on 9/24/62 at age 25.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  He developed chronic diarrhea and was discharged at Saulsbury, TN on 5/15/63.  Moore applied for an invalid pension in 1881.  Moore died on 10/1/1911.  His wife applied for a widow's pension on 11/10/1911.  He might be the James T Moore in the 18th district of Henderson Co, TN in the 1870 census.  MR #1191

MOORE, JOHN H, Co I, sergeant, enlisted for 3 years at Union City, TN on 11/1/63 and mustered there on 12/15/63.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  Appointed sergeant on 11/15/63, Moore is presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 and taken to Andersonville Prison in Georgia where died on 10/14/64 of unknown cause.  His father, Alexander Moore, applied for a dependent pension in 1892 while living in Tennessee.  MR #1193

MOORE, JOHN W, Companies M, I & C, private, enlisted for 3 years in Clarksburg, TN on 5/27/63 at age 29/30.  He was 5’8” tall, fair complexion, hazel eyes, black hair, a farmer, born in Carroll Co, TN.  He was present in September and October of 1864 with Co C detached so he was not captured at Union City with the regiment on 3/24/64.  Moore was in a Union military prison in November and December 1864.  He was, however, discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  His widow, Mary A Moore, applied for a pension in 1885.  In 1890 she lived near the Wild Goose PO in Chester Co, TN.  MR #1194

MOORE, JOHN, Co C, sergeant.  There is nothing in this file except that he was arrested at Mt. Sterling, KY on 1/3/65.  He might be the same person as John W Moore.

MOORE, NELSON M, Co I, private, enlisted for 3 years in Carroll Co, TN on 9/15/62 and mustered at Union City, TN on 12/15/62.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  Moore is presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 since he was a prisoner in Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  When Colonel John G. O’Neil of the Confederacy offered the chance to prisoners to change sides and join the 10th Infantry CSA, Moore and 16 others from the 7th Tennessee took advantage of the opportunity.  Most deserted as soon as possible and made their way back to Union lines.  Moore, however, was captured at the battle of Egypt Station, MS on 12/28/64 and was taken to Union prison in Alton, IL.  He then re-enlisted in the Union Army in Co B 5th Infantry on 4/14/65 from which he deserted on 4/24/65 at Leavenworth, KS.  He applied for, but was not granted, an invalid pension in 1897.  MR #1195

MOORE, ROBERT M, Co E, private, enlisted for 3 years in Huntingdon, TN on 6/28/62 by Captain Parsons at age 21.  Captured and paroled with the regiment at the battle of Trenton, TN on 12/20/1862, he should have reported to Camp Chase, OH but he went home.  He was either captured at Ripley, TN on 6/10/63 with other members of the 7th Tennessee who were AWOL or captured at home on 8/30/63.  Both scenarios are in the records.  He definitely ended up in prison in Richmond, VA where he died in Hospital #21 on 11/11/63 of either dysentery or diarrhea.  His AWOL was removed in later years as it was for most men who were AWOL but died in prison.  MR #1196  

MOORE, THOMAS J(EFFERSON), Companies E & B, private, enlisted for 3 years in Huntingdon, TN on 6/28/62 by Captain Parsons and mustered at Jackson, TN on 8/1/62 at age 21.  He was 5’7” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, dark hair, a farmer, born in Benton Co, TN.  He furnished his own horse and equipment for 4 months.  Moore was admitted to Central #2 Hospital from the field on 5/6/64 with chronic pneumonia and transferred on the “Charles McDougall” on 6/10/64.  He eventually arrived at the Jefferson Barracks Hospital in St. Louis, MO where he mustered out on 1/13/64 with phthsis and pleuritis in his left side.  He seems to have married Elizabeth Hollowell in 1866.  A Thomas and Elizabeth were lettered at Shiloh Baptist Church in 1870.  The Moores went to Arkansas, then Ellis Co, TX, then Greer Co, OK and Harmon Co, OK. (pension)  In the 1890 veterans’ census his Post Office was Quanah, OK and he complained of phthisis pulmonalis.  He filed for an invalid pension while living in Greer, OK.  Moore died 6/21/1911 in Harmon Co, OK.  His wife applied for a widow's pension in 1911.  See Thomas Moore, below.   MR #1197

MOORE, THOMAS, Co I, private, Moore’s records are in the same file as Thomas J Moore above but they are different men.  He enlisted for 3 years in Union City, TN on 11/15/63 and mustered there on 12/15/63.  He furnished his own horse and equipment and was a farmer.  Presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, he was taken to Andersonville Prison in Georgia where he died on 12/26/64 of scrobutus (scurvy).  He is most likely buried in the Andersonville National Cemetery.  His widow applied for a pension in 1866.  MR #1197

MOORE, WILLIAM C, Co D, private, enlisted for 1 year at Trenton, TN on 9/15/62 at age 27.  He died on 1/15/63 in Henderson Co, TN of “disease.”  His effects were said to be at home.  His widow, Priscilla E Moore, filed for a pension in 1866.  A minor’s pension was filed in 1871 with Alexander Moore as guardian.  This guardian might be the Alexander E Moore age 60 in the Henderson Co, TN 18th district in the 1870 census.  MR #1198

MORE (MOORE), JAMES J, Co A, private, enlisted for 3 years at Corinth, MS on 9/1/63 at about 16 years old (census).  He deserted on 2/15/64.  Moore is in the Henderson Co, TN 1870 census and gave his post office as Lexington, TN in the 1890 veterans’ census.  MR #1199

MORE (MOORE), JOHN A, Co A, private, enlisted for 3 years in Henderson Co, TN.  He was 5’5” tall, light complexion, grey eyes, dark hair, born in Henderson Co, TN, a farmer.  He mustered out on 5/29/63 and was on detached recruiting by 6/27/63.  A note says he “transferred.”  MR #1200

MORGAN, BENJAMIN F, Co F, private, enlisted for 1 year in Carroll Co, TN on 9/20/62 by Captain Hawkins and mustered at Trenton, TN on 9/24/62.  He was 5’10” tall, fair complexion, grey eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Carroll Co, TN.  He furnished his own horse.  Morgan was captured and paroled at the battle of Trenton, TN on 12/20/62 and spent time in parole camp at Columbus, OH (Camp Chase).  He was sent to Nashville, TN to muster out (fall 63).  He married Mahala A Cannon in 1860.  At some points he worked as a mechanic and applied for an invalid pension.  In 1887 Morgan joined the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) while living in Carroll Co, TN.  In the 1890 veterans’ census he lived in Weakley Co, TN but had a Fulton Co, KY Post Office address.  The census says he was “not able to give facts.”  His picture is in the 1875 Carroll Co, TN book along with other Union veterans.  Buried in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Carroll Co, TN with a military marker, he died sometime after 1923.  He was the son of Ezekiel and Mary Green Morgan of Carroll Co. MR #1201

MORGAN, EDWARD D, Co F, sergeant, enlisted for 1 year in Carroll Co, TN on 9/13/62 and mustered on 10/20/62 at age 22.  He was appointed sergeant on 9/24/62.  Morgan was at Saulsbury, TN on 10/22/63 but went home on sick leave.  While at home he was captured and paroled on 12/25/62.  Although he never reported afterwards, he was able to obtain a late disability discharge in 1868 with the retro date 10/26/63. Morgan married Mary Adaline Neely in 1860, joined the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) in 1887, and became guardian to William H Clark’s children in the 1890s.  His residence was Huntingdon, TN in the 1890 veterans’ census.  At some point he received an invalid pension.  Morgan died in 1902 and is buried in the Zion Cemetery in Carroll Co, TN.  MR #1202

MORGAN, FRANCIS (FRANKLIN) MARION, Companies C & A, private,` enlisted for 3 years in Saulsbury, TN on 8/14/62 and mustered there on 10/6/63 at age 18.  He was 5’7” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Henderson Co, TN.  He furnished his own horse and equipment and was due a bounty for enlistment.  He was absent and received no pay from 3/12/64-4/30/64.  As a result of his absence, Morgan was not captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64.  He moved from Co C detached to Co A on 4/26/65 at Paducah, KY and mustered out at Nashville on 8/9/65.  In 1890 he was living in Hardin Co, TN near the Pittsburg Post Office and applied for an invalid pension.  He mentioned having 3 fingers missing on his left hand.  Morgan bought his brother’s homeplace, most likely when George Washington Morgan moved to Missouri.  They were the sons of George and Nellie Morgan.  Francis Marion Morgan became a Methodist preacher and moved to Coffee Co, TN.  He applied for an invalid pension in 1890 and died on 7/1/1918.  He is buried in the Methodist Cemetery at Summitville in Coffee Co, TN.  His wife was Mahala Morgan.  MR #1203

MORGAN, GEORGE H, Companies F & I, private/corporal, enlisted for 1 year by Captain Hawkins on 9/12/62 in Carroll Co, TN and mustered at Trenton, TN on 9/24/62 at age 20/22.  He was 5’10” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Carroll Co TN and a resident thereof.  Morgan was captured and paroled at the battle of Trenton, TN on 12/20/62 and spent time in parole camp at Columbus, OH (Camp Chase).  He was sent to Nashville to be mustered out.  At first there was no discharge date on the records but this was corrected in 1885 to say 12/20/63.  Morgan re-enlisted as a private in Paducah, KY on 1/10/65 and mustered the same day at age 22.  At his enlistment he was a refugee resident of La Salle County, IL.  This time his description list says he was 5’9” tall, dark complexion, hazel eyes and light hair, an example of the inaccuracy of these lists.  He most likely mustered out with the regiment at Nashville, TN on 8/9/62, although no discharge is recorded.  He applied for an invalid pension at some point.  Morgan is buried in the Zion Cemetery in Carroll Co, TN and has a military marker with no dates.  His widow, Martha L Coleman Morgan (m. 1866) applied for a pension in April 1906 while living in Tennessee.  He was the son of Ezekiel and Mary Green Morgan, the brother of Benjamin Morgan of Co F.  MR #1204

MORGAN, GEORGE W(ASHINGTON), Companies B, A & C, private, enlisted in Lexington, TN in Co A by Captain Smith on 8/4/62 and mustered in Jackson on 8/18/62 at age 23/24.  He was 5’11” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, auburn hair, a farmer, born in Henderson Co, TN.  He furnished his own horse and equipment and was due a $100 bounty for enlistment.  By May and June, 1863 he was in arrest for being AWOL.  Morgan is presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 since he spent time as a prisoner in Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  He was exchanged through Charleston, SC on 12/16/64 and mustered out with the regiment on 8/9/65 in Nashville, TN.  Morgan sold his farm to his brother Francis Marion Morgan of Co A, and moved to Mountain View, Howell Co, Missouri in 1868.  He applied for and received an invalid pension.  He died 11/9/1930 at age 91 and was buried in Walkers Cemetery near Willow Springs in Howell Co, MO.  He married Susannah Medlin in 1866 and was the son of George and Nellie Morgan.  MR #1206

MORGAN, GRANVILLE H, Co F, private, enlisted for 1 year at Trenton, TN on 9/24/62 at age 22.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  Captured and paroled with the regiment at the battle of Trenton, TN on 12/20/1862, Morgan is assumed to have spent time in Camp Chase in Columbus, OH along with Colonel Hawkins and others of the regiment.  He mustered out at Saulsbury, TN on 10/25/63.  He is buried in the Morgan Cemetery in Carroll Co, TN with a military marker butt it has no dates.  He was the son of Enoch and Winefred Green Morgan of Carroll Co, TN.  MR #1207

MORGAN, HUGH J(OYNER), Co I, private/sergeant, enlisted in Paducah, KY on 1/6/65 and mustered there the same day at age 33.  At the time of his enlistment Morgan was a refugee resident of Magnolia, IL.  Previously a sergeant in Co G, 2nd Tennessee Mounted Infantry, having mustered in December 1863, Morgan was 5’10” tall, dark complexion, blue eyes, dark hair, a farmer, born in Carroll Co, TN and a resident of Huntingdon, TN.  He was appointed 1st sergeant in the 7th Tennessee on 2/19/65.  Sick from March through June of 1865, he was discharged on 6/13/65 due to disability.  Morgan was the son of Enoch and Winefred Green Morgan and brother to Granville H Morgan of Co F and John A Morgan of Co I.  He was married to Lavina Jane Neely.  He was also a double 1st cousin to Benjamin F and George H Morgan of Co I.  Morgan died in 1885 and is buried in the Morgan Cemetery with a military marker.  His wife applied for a widow's pension in 1890.  MR #1208

MORGAN, JAMES WYLEY, Companies K, E & B, lieutenant, adjacent office, enlisted for 3 years on 6/25/62 and mustered at Humboldt, TN on 8/11/62 at age 29.  He was Acting Lieutenant of Commissary from 12/9/63.  It is known that Morgan was at stationed at Union City, TN with the regiment because his horse fell on him there.  He was a POW somewhere before 4/12/64 (perhaps at Union City but escaped?) and was detached in September/October 1864, most likely recruiting.  He issued rations to destitute war refugees at #13 Post Headquarters in October 1864 and to soldiers’ families at Paducah, KY in March and April, 1865.  Morgan was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/7/65.  Morgan applied for an invalid's pension in 1885.   In 1889 he joined the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post #65.  In the 1890 veterans’ census he lived near the Decaturville PO in Decatur Co, TN.  He said his leg and foot had been smashed by a horse.  Morgan was a Deputy Marshall and a farmer.  He died on 3/17/1891 and is buried in the Liberty Church Cemetery in Decatur Co, TN with a military marker.  His wife applied for a widow's pension and there is also a minor's pension.  MR #1209

MORGAN, JOHN A, Co I, private, enlisted for 1 year in Paducah, KY on 1/10/65 by Lieutenant Murray and mustered the same day at age 22.  He was 6’ tall, fair complexion, hazel eyes, light hair, born in Carroll Co, TN, a farmer.  Morgan was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  In the 1890 veterans’ census he lived near the Huntingdon, TN Post Office.  In 1891, Morgan applied for an invalid pension.  He died in 3/15/1927 and is buried in the Union Academy (Baptist) Cemetery in Carroll Co, TN with a military marker.  His wife, Tropheany Morgan, applied for a widow’s pension in January 1932.  Morgan was the son of Enoch and Winefred Green Morgan and brother to Granville H and Hugh Joyner Morgan.  He was also a double 1st cousin to Benjamin F and George H Morgan of Co I.  MR #1210

MORGAN, JONATHAN B, Co C, private, enlisted for 3 years in Lexington, TN on 8/28/62 and mustered at Jackson, TN on 9/5/62 at age 20.  Morgan died at home in Decatur Co, TN on 3/10/63.  The muster rolls say of chronic (unreadable word).  Family lore says he was shot by guerillas.  He is buried in the Granny Austin Cemetery in Henderson Co, TN and has a military marker.  He seems to be the son of George and Nellie Morgan and brother to James Wyley and George Washington Morgan.  MR #1211

MORGAN, PLEASANT G(REEN), Co E, private, enlisted for 1 year at Paducah, KY on 1/6/65 at age 18.  He was 5’7” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Carroll Co, TN.  At the time of his enlistment in the 7th Tennessee Morgan was a refugee resident of Magnolia, IL.  He was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  Morgan's previous enlistment was in Co G, 2nd TN Mounted Infantry on 1/28/64 at age 19.  After the war he moved to Arkansas where he applied for an invalid pension.  He died in Colt, Arkansas on 10/02/1912.  His wife, Jennie E Morgan, applied for a widow’s pension from Arkansas.  Morgan was the son of Ezekiel and Mary Green Morgan and brother to George H and Benjamin F Morgan of Co F.  He was also a double first cousin to Granville H, John A and Hugh Joyner Morgan.  MR #1212 

MORIS (MORRIS), ELI MARTIN, Co E, private, enlisted for 3 years in Carroll Co, TN on 7/4/62 and mustered at Humboldt, TN on 8/24/62 at age 17. He was captured and paroled at the battle of Trenton, TN on 12/20/62 and spent time in parole camp at Columbus, OH (Camp Chase) but was exchanged and returned to duty.  He was 5’7 ¾” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Tishomingo Co, MS but a resident of Carroll Co, TN in 1860.  He died in Hospital #3 at Paducah, KY on either 5/20/64 or 6/5/64 of typhoid pneumonia.  He may be the Martin Morris in the Mound City, IL National Cemetery in Plot D 0 2915.  His parents were Joseph and Nancy Morris.  MR #1214

MORRIS, FELIX W, see entry after W Morris.

MORRIS, RICHARD H(ENRY), Co E, private/sergeant, enlisted for 3 years in Huntingdon, TN on 6/28/62 and mustered at Humboldt, TN on 8/11/62 at about 33 years old (census).  He furnished his own horse and equipment for 2 months.  Morris was appointed Commissary Sergeant on 1/25/64.  Presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, Morris was a prisoner in Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  From there he was moved to the Camp Lawton Prison in Millen, GA where he died of scurvy on 11/1/64.  Buried first at Camp Lawton, he was moved to the National Cemetery in Beaufort, SC and is in section 23, #2060.  His widow, Margaret Roan Duke Morris, applied for a pension in 1868.  Descendants of Morris have several Civil War letters between Richard and Margaret.  These letters were used as sources in “Hawkins’ Tories.” #1215

MORIS (MORRIS), WILLIAM C, Co E, private/corporal, enlisted for 3 years in Huntingdon, TN on 7/25/62 and mustered at Humboldt, TN on 8/11/62.  He was captured at Ripley, TN on 6/14/63 along with several other men from the 7th Tennessee who were listed as AWOL.  He was taken to Richmond, VA by 9/26/63 and hospitalized by 11/9/63.  He died in the hospital on 11/29/63 of chronic diarrhea at age 32.  His wife, Sarah C Haywood Morris, applied for a widow’s pension in 1868.  Morris and his wife were residents of Carroll Co, TN in 1860.  MR #1216

MORRIS, W, some records for this man are mixed in with those of William C Morris.  He seems to have died 10/30/? of diarrhea.  He might be W. L. Morris of Co I.

MORRIS, FELIX W, Companies C & K, private, enlisted for 3 years in Lexington, TN by Captain Beatty of Co K on 4/24/63 at age 17/18 (census 15).  He has two descriptive lists so was either 5’6” or 5’4” tall, fair or dark complexion, black or grey eyes, dark hair, a farmer, born in Henderson Co, TN (4/23/1848).  He was due a $100 bounty for enlistment.  Morris was captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 and imprisoned in Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  Exchanged at Savannah, GA/Charleston, SC in November/December 1864, he was taken to Annapolis, MD where his muster was complete by 12/14/64 but he was officially discharged with the regiment on 8/9/65.  He married Eliza A Maxwell in 1870.  In 1886 he applied for an invalid pension.  In 1890 he lived near the Poplar Springs Post Office and complained in the veterans’ census about rheumatism in his legs and hips.  Morris died on 4/26/1912 at Yuma, TN and is buried in the Morris Cemetery #2 in Carroll Co, TN.  His widow applied for a pension in 1912.  Morris’ parents were Henry and Piety Cozart Morris.  MR #1218

MORRIS, W L, Co I, corporal, enlisted for 3 years in Union City, TN on 11/15/63 and mustered there on 12/15/63.  He furnished his own horse and equipment but received no bounty.  He was appointed corporal on 1/25/64.  Morris is presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 and taken to Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  He died on 10/1/64 or 10/30/64 of diarrhea.  He was buried in grave #11667 in the Andersonville National Cemetery.  MR #1220

MOSS, THOMAS (A), Co K, private, enlisted for 3 years in Henderson Co, TN at age 25 on 5/2/63 by Captain Beatty.  He was 5’11” tall, fair complexion, hazel eyes, brown hair, a farmer, born in Henderson Co, TN and a resident thereof.  He spent time on detached recruiting and was a POW somewhere in 1863.  He deserted on 1/16/64 at Huntingdon or Saulsbury, TN.  Moss and his wife, Sarah H Moss, lived in Henderson County, TN in 1870.  MR #1222

MULLINS, RICHARD, Co A, private, enlisted for 3 years at Corinth, MS on 8/10/63 at about age 30.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  Mullins was noted as present on 10/31/63-2/29/64.  There is no further information in the muster rolls.  A widow (Lucinda?) appears to have applied for a pension on Mullin's service.  A later minor’s pension in 1895 listed Henly Thomas a guardian.  MR #1223

MULLINS, ROBERT D, is not mentioned in the muster rolls but was listed in the 1890 veteran’s census of Henderson Co, TN (Lexington PO) as having served in Co A from September 62-April 63.

MULLINS, JAMES R, Co E, private, enlisted in Huntingdon, TN on 6/28/62 and mustered at Humboldt on 8/11/62 age 35.  He was 5’8” tall, fair complexion, hazel eyes, auburn hair, a farmer, born in Montgomery Co, NC.  He was due a $100 bounty for enlistment.  AWOL from 3/16/63-5/21/63, he left again at Saulsbury, TN on 8/21/63.  Apparently Mullins returned to duty in time to be captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 since he was a prisoner in Mobile, AL with the regiment as they were on their way to Andersonville Prison.  He died there on 5/24/64 and is buried in the Mobile Cemetery in grave C-588.  Mullins married Anna Jane Malone in 1861.  She remarried Thomas Higdon of Benton Co, TN and moved to Van Buren Co, AR.  A minor's pension was filed in 1865.  MR #1226

MULLINS, WILLIAM (BILL) R, Co A, private, enlisted by Captain Smith for 3 years in Jackson, TN on 8/18/62 and mustered on 8/18/62 at age 25/28/29 (b. 12/5/36).  He was 6’ tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a farmer, born in Henderson Co, TN and a resident thereof.  He furnished his own horse (value $83) and equipment and was due a $100 bounty for enlistment.  He was noted as having been present in May and June 1863.  Presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, Mullins spent time as a prisoner in Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  Exchanged at North East Bridge, NC on 2/27/65, he was sent to Annapolis, MD, where he received two months pay, before moving on to Camp Chase, OH.  Mullins was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  He applied for an invalid pension in 1888 and joined joined Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post #81 in 1889.  In the 1890 veterans’ census he lived near the Life PO in Henderson Co, TN.  He died on 5/2/1909 and is buried in the Mullins Cemetery in Henderson Co, TN.  MR #1228

MUSE, CALAB, Companies M & C, private, enlisted in either Montezuma or Pocahontas, TN on 9/1/63 at age 30.  He was 5’8 ¾” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, a blacksmith, born in McNairy Co, TN and a resident thereof.  He was due a $100 bounty for enlistment.  Presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, Muse was a prisoner in Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  He was taken from there to Blackstone Station where he escaped on 11/25/64.  He reported to Union lines at Hilton Head, SC and was sent north on 12/24/64.  Muse received two months pay at Annapolis, MD and was due 343 days at $.25 per day.  Furloughed, he was to join the regiment in 35 days.  He was discharged with the regiment when it disbanded at Nashville, TN on 8/9/65.  In 1882 he applied for an invalid pension.  By the 1890 veterans’ census Muse was a resident of Masseyville in Chester Co, TN.  He married Empiree Emily Smith who died in Chester Co in 1904.  Muse died on 6/27/1914 in Harrisburg, Arkansas.  MR #1232

MURPHEY, WILLIAM W, Co B.  There was a minor's pension filed on this man's service in 1885.  Murphey has no muster roll records, however.

MURRAY, W(ILLIAM) W, Companies F & I, lieutenant, enlisted for 1 year in Co F on 9/20/62 and mustered at Trenton, TN on 9/24/62 at age 31 or 24.  (Goodspeed says he was born in Blairsville, GA on 6/27/38.)  He was 5’9” tall, fair complexion, grey eyes, light hair, born in Union Co, GA, a physician.  Murray was commissioned a lieutenant on 9/26/63.  Captured and paroled with the regiment at the battle of Trenton on 12/20/1862, he spent time in Camp Chase in Columbus, OH along with Colonel Hawkins and others of the regiment.  He was mustered out of Co F on 9/26/63.  Murray enlisted in Co I for 3 years at Columbus, KY on 9/25/63.  Assigned command of Co I on 2/17/64 by Colonel Hawkins, he was captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 and taken to officers’ prison in Macon, GA.  He escaped through a tunnel and made his way to the Florida coast where he was picked up by a Union ship.  Returning to the detachment, then stationed at Columbus, KY, he went on to serve in Paducah, KY.  In May, 1865 he applied for a 10 day leave to attend to private business in Illinois and resigned on 6/12/65.  After the war Murray was in the Tennessee State Legislature, served as a US Judge, and edited the “Tennessee Republican.”   Murray wrote a memoir of his escape from prison, “From Macon, Georgia to the Gulf, an Escaping Prisoner’s experience,” which was published in Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States, Ohio, vol.5 (Cincinnati” Commandery, 1902), 88-117.”  Murray’s first wife, Sarah Cox, died in Missouri in 1861.  Murray applied for an invalid pension in 1906 and died on 11/28/1907.  He is buried in Oak Hill Cemetery in Huntingdon, TN.  His wife applied for a widow's pension.  Murray was the son of James Wimberly and Amelia Reid Murray.  His brother, Dr. John Leonidas Murray, served in the 10th Illinois Cavalry and in the Tennessee State Legislature.  MR #1229 & 1230

MYARACLE (MYRACLE), C(HESTERFIELD) F, Co C, private, enlisted for 3 years in Lexington, TN on 8/28/62 and mustered at Jackson, TN on 9/5/62 at age 30.  Born in Perry Co, TN on 12/4/1831, he was a resident of Decatur Co, TN in 1860.  He furnished his own horse and equipment.  Myracle is presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64 and taken to Andersonville Prison in Georgia.  He died there on 10/29/64 of scrobutus (scurvy).  He was buried in grave #11649 in the Andersonville National Cemetery.  There is a memorial marker in the Myracle Cemetery in Decatur Co, TN.  Myracle was the son of Jacob and Catherine Long Myracle.  He died at Camp Stauton, GA on 11/23/64.  Myracle's brother was a Union spy, according to family stories. MR #1233

MYRACLE, J P, Company C, is buried in section 23, #2062 in the Beaufort SC National Cemetery.  He might be either J E P Myracle, age 23, or J K P Myracle, age 17, in the 1860 census of Decatur Co, TN.  There is a memorial marker in the Myracle Cemetery in Decatur Co, TN.   This soldier has no records in the muster rolls of the 7th Tennessee Cavalry, however.

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