THOMAS W. PATTON
5 thTENNESSEE CAVALRY
USA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: 1 January 1842 in Jackson County, Tennessee
Died: 10 March 1882 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Maxwell Cemetery North, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: Samuel and Malinda (Byers) Patton

Married: Margaret Franklin Maxwell on 14 August 1865 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Born: 1 May 1847 in Jackson County, Tennessee
Died: 7 December 1910 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Maxwell Cemetery North, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: David Wood and Mary Elizabeth (Shanks) Maxwell

Children:

  1. William L. Patton
  2. David Patton
  3. William Patton
  4. Mary Patton
  5. Simeon Patton
  6. Malinda F. Patton

RELATIVES WHO SERVED

  • Brother: David Crockett Patton - 5th Tennessee Cavalry

MILITARY INFORMATION

28 thTennessee Cavalry CSA
Company B

ABSTRACT:

  • Enlisted as a Private and left service as a Private
  • Enlisted 7 Sep 1861 at Camp Zollicoffer
  • Age: 17
  • 7 Sep 1861: Present
  • 7 Sep - 31 Oct 1861: Present
  • 28 Apr 1862: Not Stated
  • 28 Feb - 31 Aug 1862: Absent without leave
  • Sep & Oct 1862: Present
  • Jan & Feb 1863: Absent; Sick at Hospital
  • Appears on a Register of CSA Post Hospital Dalton, GA:
    • Disease: Vulnus Schlopeticum
    • Admitted: 10 Jan 1863
    • Furloughed: 16 Jan 1863
  • Appears on a Register of St. Mary Hospital Dalton, GA
    • Complaint: Valmus Sclopeticum
    • Admitted: 10 Jan 1863
    • Furloughed: 14 Jan 1863
    • Putnam County, Double Springs, TN - 30 days
  • Appears on a Report of casualities in Pillow's Brigage in the battle near Murfreesboro, TN 2 Jan 1863: Wounded badly in the foot

5 thTennessee Cavalry USA
Company L

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered the service as a Private and left the service as a Private
  • Enlisted 29 July 1863 at Carthage
  • Age: 21
  • Height: 6'
  • Complexion: Fair
  • Eyes: Blue
  • Hair: Dark
  • Born: Jackson County
  • Occupation: Farmer
  • Mustered In: 2 Aug 1863
  • 2 Aug - 31 Oct 1863: Present
  • Nov & Dec 1863: Present; Appointed Wagoner 31 Oct 1863
  • Jan - Aug 1864: Present
  • Sep & Oct 1864: Absent sick at home since 15 Oct 1864
  • Nov & Dec 1864: Present
  • Jan - Apr 1865: Present
  • May 1864: Absent detached duty N. W. R. R. by Brig Ord. since 26 May 1864
  • Nov 1864: Absent without leave since 1 Dec 1864
  • Enllistment Papers Included

US PENSION APPLICATION

CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: Jackson County, TN, Page259
  • 1860 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 35
  • 1870 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 175
  • 1880 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 144D