Ashe/Alleghany County, NC
in the Civil War
The following is
a compilation of Civil War Soldiers from Ashe and
Alleghany County, North Carolina. If you would like to
have copies of the original records, please obtain NATF
Form 80 from the National Archives, in Washington, DC,
complete it and return it, along with the proper fee.
Some explanations to the abbreviations used in this
1st Lt - First Lieutenant
2nd Lt - Second Lieutenant
AlCC - Alleghany County Census
AsCC Ashe County Census.
AWOL - Absent without leave
B. - Born
BN - Battalion
Bro. - Brother
Cem. - Cemetery
Co. - Company or County
COL - Colonel
Corp. - corporal
Capt. - Captain
CSA - Confederate States Army
D. - Died
DFR - Dropped from the Roll
disch - Discharged
Enl. - Enlisted
GCC - Grayson County Census
HH# Household number
Hosp - Hospitalized
KIA - Killed in Action
Lt.Col. - Lieutenant Colonel
MAJ - Major
NFR - No further record.
Ord. - Ordnance
POW - Captured/Prisoner of War
Prom. - Promoted
PWR - Post War Roster or Record
Regt. - Regiment
Res. - Resident of
rlsd - released
SCC - Smyth County Census
SGT - Sergeant
V.S. - gunshot wound
USA - United States Army (or of America), note context.
WIA - Wounded in Action
ASHE/ALLEGHANY COUNTY, NC
HALSEY, ALEXANDER LEMUEL: Capt., Co. B, 4th VSL.
Commissioned Capt. of Cav. on 6/15/62. On August's
1/27/63 list of VSL Officers. Later served in Co. I2,
21st Va. Cav., Enl. on 4/1/63 at Wytheville.
HALSEY, ANDREW, 18, 1860 AlCC HH#108.
HALSEY, CASWELL: 40, Farmer, 1860 AlCC HH#142. Co. B, 5th
NC Sr. Reserves, Enl. 7/13/64 at Flint Hill, Ashe Co.,
NC. AWOL on 2/28/65. Age 52, Farmer, 1870 AlCC.
HALSEY, FRANKLIN, 31, Farmer, 1860 AlCC HH#109.
HALSEY, FRANKLIN B.: 21, 1860 AlCC HH#108. Co. A, 9th NC
Cav. He was a Res. of Alleghany Co. and Enl. in Ashe Co.
on 6/6/61, age 22. AWOL from 7/27/63-2/14/64. In
Petersburg, VA 10/28/64 with wound in left hand.
Transferred to Raleigh, NC on 11/11/64, then NFR. Age 31,
Farmer, 1870 AlCC.
HALSEY, GRANVILLE: 16, Laborer, 1860 AlCC HH#106. Co. K,
37th NC Inf. Native of Ashe Co., Res. of Alleghany Co.,
where he Enl. on 9/15/61, age 17. MWIA at
Chancellorsville, VA on 5/3/63, died in a Richmond, VA
hospital on 8/14/63.
HALSEY, HAMILTON: 40, Farmer, 1860 AlCC HH#416, Co. B,
5th NC Sr. Reserves, Enl. 7/13/64 at Flint Hill, Ashe
Co., NC. Pres. on 2/28/65. Age 50, Farmer B. VA, 1870
HALSEY, IRA M.: 25, Farmer, 1860 AlCC HH#106. Sgt., Co.
K, 37th NC Inf. Native of Ashe Co., res. of Alle- ghany
Co., where he Enl. on 9/15/61, age 18. WIA at Cedar
Mountain, VA on 8/9/62, returned to duty before 11/1/62.
Promoted to Corp. on 2/1/64 and to Sgt. before 2/28/65.
Deserted to enemy on 2/25/65, took oath in Washington, DC
on 3/1/65. Age 50, Farmer, 1870 AlCC.
HALSEY, JAMES P.: Co. K, 21st VA Cav. Enl. on 7/15/63.
MWIA and taken POW at Morristown, TN on 11/6/63. Died on
HALSEY, JOHN, 20, Laborer, 1860 AlCC HH#142. 3rd Corp.:
Co. K, 37th NC Inf. Native Res. of Alleghany Co., where
he Enl. on 9/15/61, age 21. Promoted to Corp. by
10/31/62. WIA in shoulder at some point, in hospital in
Richmond on 7/2/62, returned to duty by 11/1/62. WIA in
arm at Fredericksburg, VA on 12/13/62, reduced to ranks
by 8/31/63, absent thru 10/19/64, when retired to Invalid
HALSEY, JOSIAH, 45, Farmer, 1860 AlCC HH#108.
HALSEY, L. H.: Co. B, 5th NC Sr. Reserves, Enl. 7/13/64
at Flint Hill, Ashe Co., NC. Age at Enl. was 45/6/16,
dark comp., gray hair, blue eyes, farmer, born in
HALSEY, MARSHAL, 28, Farmer, 1870 AlCC.
HALSEY, R. G., 15, Laborer, 1860 AlCC HH#416.
HALSEY, WILLIAM, 13, 1860 AlCC HH#109.
HALSEY, WILLIAM, 22, Farmer, 1860 AlCC HH#143. Age 32,
Farmer, 1870 AlCC.
HALSEY, WILLIAM B., 32, Farmer, 1860 AlCC HH#414. 1st
Lt., Piney Creek Dist., 96th NC Militia. Commissioned on
10/26/61. Age 37, Farmer B. VA, 1870 AlCC.
This page was last updated January 14, 2004.