JAMES HARVEY REAGAN
8 thTENNESSEE (DIBRELL'S) CAVALRY
CSA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: 26 August 1838 in Fentress County, TN
Died: 2 September 1916 in Putnam County, TN
Buried: Beaty Cemetery, Fentress County, TN
Parents: Charles and Anna (Denton) Reagan

Married: Evaline Greer Anderson 27 December 1855 in White County, TN (widow of Nathan Anderson)
Born: 14 August 1834 in White County, TN
Died: 6 June 1880 in Fentress County, TN
Buried: Beaty Cemetery, Fentress County, TN
Parents: William Massey and Mary Polly (Vaughn) Greer

Children:

  1. William Frazier Reagan
  2. Charles Kern Reagan
  3. Mary Ann Reagan
  4. Phoebe Matilda Reagan
  5. Thomas Jefferson Reagan
  6. Margaret Evaline Reagan
  7. Isaac Denton Reagan
  8. Benton McMillan Reagan
  9. Anna Reagan
  10. Martha Ellen Reagan

RELATIVES WHO SERVED

  • Brother: A. A. Reagan - 8th Tennessee (Dibrell's) Cavalry Regiment
  • Brother: William Reagan - 25th Tennesse Infantry Regiment and 8th Tennessee Cavalry Regiment
  • Brother: Charles A. Reagan - 8th Tennessee Cavalry Regiment

MILITARY INFORMATION

25th Tennessee Infantry Regiment
Company F

ABSTRACT:

  • Enlisted 31 July 1861 at Livingston
  • 1 Oct 1861: Present

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

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered the service as a Private and left the service as a Private
  • Enlisted September 1, 1862
  • Present: 12 October 1862
  • PresentL June 30 - December 31, 1864

PENSION APPLICATION ABSTRACT

S7486

( Download Full Pension Application)

ABSTRACT:

  • Filed September 26, 1905
  • Accepted
  • Resident of Cookeville, TN
  • Member: Company C, 13th Cavalry, G. G. Dibrell under Captain J. G. Woolsey
  • Enlisted: August 1861 in 25th Tennessee Infantry Regiment. Served only a few months and was honorably discharged on the account of a bum knee. Re-enlisted in Company C, 13th Tennessee Cavalry Regiment
  • Married but wife is dead
  • 3 sons and 5 daughters
  • Attest: Columbus Jackson Davis and D. D. Huddleston>

Supporting Documents:

  • Tennessee Board of Pension Examiners (23 April 1905) - Requested Service Records
  • A. A. Reagan (16 December 1905) - Parolled at W, GA
  • G. M. Judd (16 December 1905) - Supports his claim
  • J. T. Pointer (23 September 1905) - Tax Assessment
  • War Department (27 Nov 1905) - Sent Service Records
  • A. A. Reagan (16 December 1905) - Enclosed documents

CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: Fentress County, TN, Page 391
  • 1860 Census: Fentress County, TN, Page 59
  • 1870 Census: Fentress County, TN, Page 592
  • 1880 Census: Fentress County, TN, Page 563C
  • 1900 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 25A
  • 1910 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 25A

ADDITIONAL DATA