FREDERICK GREEN ST. JOHN
18 thTENNESSEE INFANTRY
CSA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: 2 May 1815 in Oglethorpe County, GA
Died: 12 Apr 1902 in Putnam County, TN
Buried:
Parents: John and Susan "Polly" (Dickens) St. John

Married: Jane Gilbert Wood on 31 Dec 1835 in Cannon County, TN
Born: 7 May 1815 in Cannon County, TN
Died: 5 Jun 1864 in Cannon County, TN
Buried: Wood Family Cemetery in Cannon County, TN
Parents: John and Nancy (Phillips) Wood

Children:

  1. Mary Ann St. John
  2. Sarah Roxanne St. John
  3. Josephine St. John
  4. John St. John
  5. Eveline St. John
  6. Thomas G. St. John
  7. William St. John

MILITARY INFORMATION

18 thTennessee Infantry Regiment
Company A

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered military as 1st Lieutenant and left as 1st Lieutenant
  • Enlisted 7 Aug 1861 at Camp Trousdale
  • 7 Aug - 31 Dec 1861: Present
  • Age 45 (20 Jan 1864)
  • 20 Jan 1864: Present
  • Appointed 1st Lieutenant 7 Aug 1861

PENSION APPLICATION ABSTRACT

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ABSTRACT:

  • Filed: 27 Nov 1901
  • Rejected
  • Residence: Buffalo Valley, Putnam County, TN
  • Member: Captain Rushing's Co A, 18th Tennessee Infantry
  • Wounds: discharged because of disease
  • Born: Oglethorpe County, GA on the 2 May 1815
  • Enlisted Apr 1861 in Rushing's Company Palmer's 18th Regiment, Captain Richmond Rushing Co. A.
  • Was appointed 1st Lieutenant
  • Wounds: Accidentally shot in Big Toe. Had disease at Bowling Green, KY
  • Wife is dead
  • Three sons and four daughters
  • Attest: James H. Jones & H. S. Preslin

Supporting Documents:

  • No Supporting Documents

CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: Cannon County, TN, Page 356
  • 1860 Census: Cannon County, TN, Page 387B
  • 1870 Census: Cannon County, TN, Page 179
  • 1880 Census: Cannon County, TN, Page 502A
  • 1900 Census:

ADDITIONAL DATA

  • Cannon County, Tennessee: History and Families, 1836 - 1995 , Pages 191-192