CHARLES BRANCHFORD JARED
8 thTENNESSEE (DIBRELL'S) CAVALRY
CSA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: 15 January 1834 in Jackson County, Tennessee
Died: 7 May 1911in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Joseph Jared Cemetery, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: Charles Bransford and Lucy (Matthews) Jared

Married: Mariah Benson about 1863 in Smith County, Tennessee
Born: 5 April 1850 in Dekalb County, Tennessee
Died: 14 July 1925 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Joseph Jared Cemetery, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents:

No Children

RELATIVES WHO SERVED

  • Brother-in-law: Samuel G. Benson - 16th Tennessee Infantry Regiment

MILITARY INFORMATION

13 th(Gore's) Tennessee Cavalry
(also known as 8 thTennessee Cavalry)
Company K

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered military as Private and left as a Private
  • Enlisted 15 Sep 1862 at Sparta, TN
  • 12 Oct 1862: Present

PENSION APPLICATION ABSTRACT

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ABSTRACT:

  • Filed: 10 June 1910
  • Accepted
  • Residence: Baxter, Putnam County
  • Member: Company of Captain Jesse Beck in 8th TN Cavalry - Col. G. G. Dibrell's Division
  • Born: 15 Jan 1832 in Putnam County
  • Enlisted: In Beck's Company went out from Sparta in Dibrell's Regiment around 8 Oct 1862 (he thinks)
  • Wounds: About one month before Murfreesboro, CBJ was thrown from horse on Stone's River and ruptured
  • Wife is 60 years old -- no children
  • Attest: B. F. Huddleston & J. D. Field

Supporting Documents:

  • Is Snodgrass (???) - Was a surgeon in 8th TN Cavalry and does not remember CJB
  • Tennessee Bureau of Pension Examiners - Requests Service Record from War Department
  • War Department (20 Jun 1910) - Sent Service Record
  • R. B. Traywick (14 Jul 1911) - He was present at the marriage of Maria Jared in about 1861 - 1870. He went with his father Robert Trayweek who performed the ceremony
  • O. K. Holladay (17 Jul 1911) - Has two affidavits of marriage

WIDOW'S PENSION APPLICATION ABSTRACT

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ABSTRACT:

  • Filed: 5 July 1911
  • Accepted
  • Residence: Baxter, Putnam County
  • Maiden Name: Mariah Benson
  • Husband name was Charles Branchford Jared and was born in Tennessee. They were married in Smith County by Rev. Robert Traywic.
  • Husband died 9 May 1911
  • No Children
  • Witnesses: J. H. Jared & B. F. Huddleston
    • Both reside in Baxter
    • Known Mariah Jared for 50 years
    • She has lived in Putnam County all her life or since she was married
    • She was born in Dekalb County
    • They were married by Robert Traywick in about 1863
    • Known CBJ for 55 - 60 years
    • She has not married since her husband's death
    • Dated: 11 Jun 1911

Supporting Documents:

  • O. K. Holladay (11 Jul 11911) - enclosed the widow's application for Mariah Jared
  • Comptroller of TN Treasury (26 Sep 1925) - Have received letter indicating the death of Mariah Jared. Check No. 1873 has been issued but not cashed. Need this check returned.

CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: Jackson County, TN, Page 250
  • 1860 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 65
  • 1870 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 201
  • 1880 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 154C
  • 1900 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 131B
  • 1910 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 153A

ADDITIONAL DATA