DAVID CROCKETT PATTON
5 thTENNESSEE CAVALRY
USA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: 19 October 1837 in Jackson County, Tennessee
Died: 26 March 1911 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Boma Cemetery, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: Samuel and Malinda (Byers) Patton

Married: Susan Tennessee Brassell on 21 January 1869 in Smith County, Tennessee
Born: December 1847 in Barren County, Kentuckey
Died: 8 May 1916 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Boma Cemetery, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: Egbert H. and Mary P. (Baker) Brassell
Sister to:
the Infamous Joseph Andrew and George Lewis alias "Teek" Brassell who were hung in Cookeville for the murder of Russell Allison.

Children:

  1. Mary Malinda Patton
  2. Amanda Jane Patton
  3. Enoch Leslie Patton
  4. Robert Leroy Patton
  5. Frances Delia Patton
  6. Martha Elizabeth Patton
  7. Ova Susan Patton
  8. Louisa Patton

RELATIVES WHO SERVED

  • Brother: Thomas William Patton - 5th Tennessee Cavalry - USA
  • Brother-in-Law: James Reuben Brassell - 1st Tennessee Mounted Infantry - USA
  • Brother-in-Law: William E. Brassell - 1st Tennessee Mounted Infantry - USA
  • Brother-in-Law: Enoch H. Stone - 5th Tennessee Cavalry - USA

MILITARY INFORMATION

5 thTennessee Cavalry
Company A

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered the service as a Private and left the service as a Private
  • Age: 25
  • Height:: 5' 9"
  • Eyes: Blue
  • Hair: Brown
  • Born: Jackson County
  • Enlisted 14 Aug 1864 at Nashville
  • Mustered In: 14 Aug 1862
  • Enlistment - 31 Oct 1862: Present
  • Nov & Dec 1862: Present
  • Jan & Feb 1863: Not Stated
  • 28 Feb - 30 Jun 1863: Present
  • Jul - Dec 1863: Present
  • Jan - Dec 1864: Present
  • Jan - Apr 1865: Present
  • Feb 1863 - Co A 1st Regt Middle Tenn Cav On duty Ambulance Driver
  • May 1863 - Detailed as Blacksmith
  • Jun 18 1865 - Discharged by reason of G. N. 83 War Department
  • Mustered Out: 25 Jun 1865
  • Enlistment Papers Included

FEDERAL PENSION APPLICATION

CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: Jackson County, TN, Page259
  • 1860 Census:
  • 1870 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 225
  • 1880 Census: DeKalb County, TN, Page 237A
  • 1900 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 164A
  • 1910 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 202A

ADDITIONAL DATA