BYRD CANTRELL MAXWELL
1st TENNESSEE MOUNTED INFANTRY
USA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: 15 December 1905 in Jackson County, Tennessee
Died: 1 October 1905 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Maxwell Cemetery (South), Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: Amos and Mary "Polly" (Patton) Maxwell

Married: Nancy Martelia Gentry on 24 February 1865 in Smith County, Tennessee
Born: 5 December 1842 in Jackson County, Tennessee
Died: 11 March 1911 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Maxwell Cemetery (South), Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: William Henry and Lucinda (Conway) Gentry

Children:

  1. Ulysses S. C. Maxwell
  2. Shelah W. Maxwell
  3. Philander C. Maxwell
  4. Idanora C. Maxwell
  5. John Maxwell
  6. Frederick Maxwell
  7. Eliza E. Maxwell

MILITARY INFORMATION

1st Tennessee Mounted Infantry
Company B

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered the service as a Private and left the service as a Private
  • Age: 35
  • Enlisted 3 Mar 1864 at Carthage
  • Enlistment - 30 Apr 1864: Present
  • 30 Jun 1864: Present
  • Jul & Aug 1864: Present
  • Sep & Oct 1864: Absent without leave
  • Nov & Dec 1864: Present
  • Mustered Out: 14 Aug 1865
  • Enlistment Papers Included
  • Born: Jackson County

US PENSION APPLICATION

CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: Jackson County, TN, Page 261
  • 1860 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 47
  • 1870 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 166
  • 1880 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 109C
  • 1900 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 148A

ADDITIONAL DATA

 

Byrd C. Maxwell & Family

Photo Source: Putnam County Tennessee Heritage, Page 168