JAMES H. MITCHELL
38 thTENNESSEE INFANTRY
CSA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: 13 November 1844 in White County, TN
Died: 20 April 1916 in Putnam County, TN
Buried: Rhea Cemetery, Putnam County, TN
Parents: John A. and Elizabeth (Collier) Mitchell

Married: Mary Bussell on 5 January 1867 in White County, TN
Born: 9 April 1847 in White County, TN
Died: 26 Jan 1916 in Putnam County, TN
Buried: Rhea Cemetery, Putnam County, TN
Parents: William C. T. and Eliza Jane (Deweese) Bussell

Children:

  1. Thomas Mitchell
  2. John Mitchell
  3. Margaret J. Mitchell
  4. Neta Mitchell
  5. Fannie Mitchell
  6. Mary C. Mitchell
  7. Anna Mitchell
  8. Henry S. Mitchell

RELATIVES WHO SERVED

  • Father-in-law: William C. T. Bussell - 1st Tennessee Mounted Infantry Regiment

MILITARY INFORMATION

22 ndTennessee Infantry (Murray's) Regiment
Company A

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered the service as a Sergeant and left the service as a Sergeant
  • Enlisted 1 Oct 1862 at McMinnville
  • Remarks: Under arrest since April 22, 1863

PENSION APPLICATION ABSTRACT

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ABSTRACT:

  • Filed Mar 29, 1906
  • Accepted
  • Resident of Baxter, TN
  • Member of Cheatham's Division, 38th TN Regiment Commanded by Col. Carter; T. E. Taylor's Company A
  • Disease: Kidney Disease, Rheumatism, weak eyes, piles caused by exposure in the army
  • Born: Putnam County, 13 Nov 1842
  • Enlisted: Sept 1862. Col. Carter. Captain T. E. Taylor
  • 2nd Lieutenant: John Harrison
  • Wife: 58 years; 2 sons 30 and 10; 3 daughters 26, 20, and 16
  • Wife: Mary Mitchell
  • Attest: Riley Green & Captain Thos. E. Taylor

Supporting Documents:

  • 1 May 1865 - Parole
  • 28 Mar 1906 - N. M. Cox supports his claim

CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: White County, TN, Page 63
  • 1860 Census: White County, TN, Page 62
  • 1870 Census: White County, TN, Page 357
  • 1880 Census: White County, TN, Page 449B
  • 1900 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 7A
  • 1910 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 2A

ADDITIONAL DATA