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Halsey & Related Families from Grayson County, VA in the Civil War

Source: New River Notes

HALSEY, CALVIN P.: Co. A, 23rd VA Inf. Battn. Enl. on 9/14/61 in Smyth Co., VA. Pres. until sick on 5/1/62. Discharged 3/64. Buried South Fork Cem., Smyth Co., VA. Age 22, 1860 Smyth Co. Census, Grayson Co. Family. Listed on 1898 Grayson Co. CSA Vets Roster.
 
HALSEY, CECIL: Co. I, 51st VA, Enl. on 6/28/61 at Fox Creek. NFR.
 
HALSEY, EZEKIEL, 41, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#1338, Co. I, 51st VA, Enl. on 12/31/62 in Grayson Co. 52, Farmer, 1870 GCC.
 
HALSEY, GRANVILLE, 18, 1860 GCC HH#1338, Co. I, 51st VA, Enl. on 6/28/61 at Fox Creek. NFR.
 
HALSEY, GREENBERRY, 16, 1860 GCC HH#1338, Corp., Co. I/F&S, 51st VA, Enl. on 6/28/61 in Grayson Co. Promoted to 2nd Corp. by 10/31/62. Age 26, Farmer, 600, 182, 1870 GCC. Pension approved by the Grayson County Pension Board on 5/22/1908.
 
HALSEY, HENRY, 26, Laborer, 1860 GCC HH#997, Co. I, 51st VA, Enl. on 6/28/61 at Grayson Co. Age 31, Farm Laborer, 225, 1870 GCC.
 
HALSEY, HENRY DRURY, 28, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#691. 2nd Lt., Chestnut Hill Dist., 97th NC Militia. Commissioned on 2/17/62. 2nd Virginia State Line. Moved to Wyoming Co. ca. 1867.
 
HALSEY, JACKSON, 20, 1860 GCC HH#1364.
 
HALSEY, JAMES COY, 23, 1860 GCC HH#1364, Sgt.: Co. I, 51st VA, Enl. on 6/28/61 in Grayson Co. Later served in Co. G, 22nd VA Cav. Enl. on 8/1/63 in Grayson Co. AWOL 10/31/63. Transferred back to Co. I, 51st VA Inf. In CSA Hosp. at Charlottesville on 12/20/64 with eryslpeas. Taken POW at Wayenesboro on 3/2/65, sent to Fort Delaware on 3/12/65, released on 6/20/65, Res. of Grayson Co., fair comp., light hair, blue eyes, 6', Age 31, Farmer, 200, 1870 GCC. Still living in 1912.
 
HALSEY, MASTIN: Sgt., Co. I, 51st VA, Enl. on 6/28/61 in Grayson Co. Taken POW at Waynesboro on 3/2/65, sent to Fort Delaware on 3/12/65, released on 6/20/65, Res. of Grayson Co., fair comp., light hair, blue eyes, 5'10". Age 24, Farmer, 1600, 283, 1870 GCC. Pension approved by the Grayson County Pension Board on 5/22/1908.
 
HALSEY, MORRIS, 38, Laborer, 1860 GCC HH#1357, Co. I, 51st VA, Enl. on 6/28/61 at Fox Creek. Given medical discharge on 6/13/62 for debility as a result of typhoid fever from 10/61. Then age 37, native of Grayson Co., dark comp. and hair, grey eyes, 5'11". Age 45, Farmer, 550, 560, 1870 GCC. Granted pension on 6/2/1900 by the Grayson Co. Pension Board.
 
HALSEY, ROBERT McCOY, 16, 1860 GCC HH#1216, Co. C2, 21st VA Cav. Enl. in 1863. Taken POW at Fisher's Hill, VA on 9/22/64. Exchanged from Point Lookout on 3/17/65, sent to Aiken's Landing, VA. Pres. at Camp Lee, VA on 3/20/65. From Grayson Co. Age 24, 1870 GCC. D. 3/2/1909 of appendicitis.
 
HALSEY, THOMAS, 23, Laborer, 1860 GCC HH#1356, Co. I, 51st VA, Enl. on 6/28/61 at Fox Creek. Discharged on 7/18/62 for predisposition to phythsis pulmonalis, then age 20, native of Grayson Co., dark comp., black eyes, black hair, 5'4". ReEnl. on 4/30/63 in Grayson Co. Died at Point Lookout, MD as a POW on 4/22/65 of dropsy.
 
HALSEY, WILLIAM, 26, Laborer, 1860 GCC HH#1213, 1st Lt., Co. K, 37th NC Inf. Born in Ashe Co., Res. of Alleghany Co., where he Enl. at age 23. Elected 2nd Lt. on 9/15/61. Elected 1st Lt. on 4/16/62. Taken POW near Richmond on 6/28/62, confined at Fort Columbus, NY Harbor and Fort Warren, Boston Harbor. Exchanged at Fort Monroe on 8/5/62. AWOL from 12/62, dropped from the rolls. Age 35, Farmer, 1800, 553, 1870 GCC.
 
HALSEY, WILLIAM C., 24, 1860 GCC HH#1358, Corp., Co. I, 51st VA, Enl. on 6/28/61 at Fox Creek. Taken POW at Waynesboro on 3/2/65, sent to Fort Delaware on 3/12/65. Released there on 6/20/65, Res. of Grayson Co., fair comp., light hair, brown eyes, 5'8". B. 1831. Age 28, Farm Laborer, 1870 GCC. D. 1901 at Mouth of Wilson. Pension approved on 2/19/1909 by the Grayson Co. Pension Board.

 
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HACKLER, ALBERT (ELBERT A.): 14, 1860 GCC HH#77. Co. B, 4th VA Reserve Inf., Enl. on 4/16/64 at Independence. Pres. on 8/31/64.
 
HACKLER, ANDREW J., 28, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#280, Grayson Militia, Co. C, 63rd VA Inf. On 1898 Grayson Co. CSA Vets. Roster, which indicates he Enl. in 1862 and served 3 years. B. 1832 in Grayson Co. 38, Farm Laborer, 1870 GCC.
 
HACKLER, CALVIN, 21, Laborer, 1860 GCC HH#279. Age 30, Farmer, 500, 358, 1870 GCC.
 
HACKLER, CHURCHWELL B., 37, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#144, Co. F, 4th VA Inf., Enl. on 4/24/61 in Grayson Co., age 39. Appointed Corp. on 1/1/62. Discharged on 4/28/62. Co. I, 37th VA Cav. Battn., Enl. 8/25/63 in Grayson Co. Absent on horse detail on 10/31/64.
 
HACKLER, DAVID J., 22, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#82, Grayson Militia, Age 38, Farmer, 2000, 1700, 1870 GCC.
 
HACKLER, FRANKLIN, 16, 1860 GCC HH#277.
 
HACKLER, GARFIELD, 26, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#682, 35, Farmer, 1250, 300, 1870 GCC.
 
HACKLER, GRANVILLE: Grayson Militia.
 
HACKLER, GRIGGS, 38, Laborer, 1860 GCC HH#680, Grayson Militia, 48, Farmer, 1000, 250, 1870 GCC.
 
HACKLER, JACOB, 43, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#77.
 
HACKLER, JAMES C.: 12, 1860 GCC HH#77. Co. D, 37th VA Cav. Battn. Enl. on 11/1/64 in Carroll Co. Pres. on undated muster roll. Living in Grayson Co. in 1903, age 56.
 
HACKLER, JAMES WILEY: Sgt./Lt.: Co. C, 45th VA, Enl. on 5/29/61 in Wytheville. Sick 7/12/61. Promoted to Lt. 5/14/62. WIA in right arm at Piedmont 6/5/64, arm amputated. Retired 2/3/65. 29, County Judge, 1870 GCC.
 
HACKLER, JOEL, 25, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#79.
 
HACKLER, JOHN H.: Co. F, 4th VA, Enl. on 3/20/62. Slightly WIA at Payne's Farm on 11/27/63. Taken POW at Morton's Ford on 2/8/64, sent to Fort Delaware. Paroled on 6/20/65, 5'5", dark eyes, hair and comp. On 1900 Grayson Co. Pension List.
 
HACKLER, JOHN K.: B. ca. 1846 in Wythe Co. Age 13, 1860 GCC HH#581, Co. B, 29th VA Inf. Enl. on 10/1/64 in Wythe Co. Pres. 12/64. B. 1843. Age 24, Farm Laborer, 600, 300, 1870 GCC. 1898 Grayson Co. CSA Vets Roster. Applied for pension on 6/12/1905, approved by the Grayson Co. Pension Board. Living in Grayson in 1910.
 
HACKLER, JOHN RILEY: Co. I, 51st VA, Enl. on 5/16/62 in Grayson Co. Exchanged for Byram Livesay on 9/1/62, transferred to the 63rd VA Inf. Co. C/G, 63rd VA Inf., Enl. 9/1/62 at Narrows. Transferred to Co. G 1/17/63. WIA at Chickamauga, GA on 9/20/63. Permanently disabled. He had enlisted in Co. I, 51st VA on 5/16/62 in Grayson Co. He was exchanged for Bryam Livesay. Age 30, Farm Laborer, 1870 GCC.
 
HACKLER, JOSEPH H., 25, Laborer, 1860 GCC HH#303, Grayson Militia.
 
HACKLER, PETER K., 30, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#681, Grayson Militia. Co. H, 38th VA Inf., Only record is Federal provost marshall record which states that he deserted to them, and was received in Federal lines on 12/17/64, took oath in Washington, DC on 12/27/64, and furnished transportation to Cincinatti, OH. Age 45, Farmer, 600, 400, 1870 GCC.
 
HACKLER, STEPHEN H.: Co. F, 4th VA, Enl. 3/20/62. Hospitalized 9/30/62 to 2/63 and 6-8/63. WIA in Shoulder at Payne's Farm on 11/27/63. Pres. thru at least 4/64. Age 25, Farm Laborer, 100, 1870 GCC. On 1900 Grayson Co. Pension List.
 
HACKLER, THOMAS K.: Co. F, 4th VA, Enl. on 3/20/62. Taken POW at Spotsylvania C.H. on 5/12/64. Sent to Elmira, NY, exchanged on or about 2/20/65. Granted pension on 6/2/1900 by the Grayson Co. Pension Board.
 
HACKLER, WADE, 39, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#44, Grayson Militia, Age 48, Farm Laborer, 300, 250, 1870 GCC.
 
HACKLER, WINTON WILEY, 22, Laborer, 1860 GCC HH#1317, Lt., Co. B, 29th VA Inf. Enl. 7/23/61 in Wythe Co. Reenl. 4/62. Pres. thru 12/64. Lost right arm in the war per 1898 Grayson Co. CSA Vets Roster. B. 9/20/1839 in Grayson Co. D. 6/2/1908 in Washington Co., VA.
 
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WEAVER, ANDREW, 37, Farmer, 1860 GCC HH#1117, Grayson Militia, Co. C, 63rd VA Inf., Enl. at Saltville 9/1/63, deserted at Marietta 7/2/64, taken POW 7/3/64, sent to Nashville, TN, then to Louis- ville, KY 7/15/64, transfered to Camp Douglas, IL 7/17/64, took oath at Glade Spring, VA. He had also served in the Grayson Co. Militia. Deacon Zion Hill Mountain Union Baptist Church postwar. Born Ashe Co., NC 12/9/1822. Age 47, Farmer, 400, 375, NC, 1870 GCC. D. Rugby, Grayson Co., VA, D. 2/3/1899, buried Weaver Family Cem. at Fees Ridge, Rugby, Grayson Co., VA. Brother of Jason, 1st cousin of Wade Hampton, brother-in-law of Thornton Kilby & William Spencer. His widow, Malinda, was granted pension in 1901 by the Grayson Co. Pension Board.
 
WEAVER, WADE HAMPTON, 28, Laborer, 1860 GCC HH#1093, Grayson Militia, Sgt., Co. C, 63rd VA Inf., Enl. 4/6/62 at Moccisan Gap, then NFR. B. 1835 Whitetop, Grayson Co., VA. Age 32, Farmer, 900, 387, NC, 1870 GCC. D. 1895 after a fall from a horse, buried in Weaver Family Cem., Whitetop, Grayson Co., VA.
 
WEAVER, WILLIAM: Co. C, 63rd VA Inf., Enl. 4/12/63 at Saltville. Claimed by CPT Baldwin's Co. (Co. D) of the 50th, VA Inf. Given to that company 5/21/63. B. 1838 in Ashe Co., NC. D. 1906, Whitetop, Grayson Co., VA. Deacon of the Maple Springs Primitive Baptist Church, Nella, Ashe Co., NC.
 
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WYATT, ARCHAELOUS: Co. F, 4th VA, Enl. on 4/24/61 in Grayson Co., age 20. Deserted at Swift Run Gap on 4/23/62. Co. G, 14th VA Cav. Previously served in Co. F, 4th VA Inf. Pres. on 4/30/63, AWOL 10/31/63-8/31/64, dropped as a deserter. B. ca. 1841.
 
WYATT, BARTON, 27, Laborer, 1860 GCC HH#830, Co. K, 51st VA, Enl. on 8/1/62 at Independence. Moved to Wyoming Co., WV postwar, died there postwar.
 
WYATT, DAVID, 16, 1860 GCC HH#1282.
 
WYATT, JOSHUA, 13, 1860 GCC HH#1282.
 
WYATT, LEVI, 16, 1860 GCC HH#836, Co. K, 51st VA, Enl. on 6/24/61 at Independence.
 
WYATT, SAMUEL H., 18, 1860 GCC HH#1282. Co. C, 37th VA Inf., Enl. on 3/29/62 in Russell Co. Pres. thru 12/62. Issued clothing 4th Qtr. 1863, 2nd Qtr 1864. Taken POW 5/12/64 at Spotsylvania C.H., sent to Fort Delaware where held until released on oath on 6/21/65, described as 5'10", fair comp., blue eyes, light hair.
 
WYATT, STEPHEN, 21, 1860 GCC HH#131, Grayson Militia, Co. C, 63rd VA Inf., Enl. 4/6/62 at Moccisan Gap, due $50 bounty. Pres. in arrest 10/63 muster. Deserted 6/22/64 at Marietta. Took the oath 7/14/64, released north of the Ohio. Res. Grayson Co., light comp. & hair, blue eyes, 5"10", had volunteered for CSA svc. B., ca. 1839, Farmer, age 31, Farm Laborer, 1870 GCC.
 
WYATT, WILLIAM P., 13, 1860 GCC HH#131, Co. B, 4th VA Reserve Inf., Enl. on 4/16/64 at Independence. Pres. on 8/31/64.

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Abbreviations Used:
 
1st Lt. First Lieutenant  d/o daughter of  Ord. Ordnance
 
2nd Lt. Second Lieutenant  D. Died   POW Captured/Prisoner of War
 
AlCC Alleghany County Census. DFR Dropped from the Roll Prom. Promoted
 
Art. Artillery   disch Discharged  Pvt. Private
 
AsCC Ashe County Census Enl. Enlisted   PWR Post War Roster or Record
 
AWOL Absent without leave  GCC Grayson County Census Regt. Regiment
 
B. Born   HH Household Number  Res. Resident of
 
Battn. Battalion   Hosp Hospitalized  rlsd released
 
Bro. Brother   Inf. Infantry   s/o son of
 
C.S. Confederate States  KIA Killed in Action  Sgt. Sergeant
 
Capt. Captain   Lt. Col. Lieutenant Colonel  U.S. United States
 
Cav. Cavalry   Maj. Major   USA United States Army (or of America)
 
Cem. Cemetery   Md. (1) Married first  V.S. gunshot wound
 
Co. Company or County  Md. (2) Married second, etc.  VSL Virginia State Line
 
Corp. corporal   Md. Married   WIA Wounded in Action
 
CSA Confederate States Army NFR No further record  

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