LINDSEY VICKERS
5 thTENNESSEE CAVALRY
USA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: 22 March 1818, Tennessee
Died: 22 February 1864, White County, Tennessee
Buried: Vickers Cemetery, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: Mose and Nancy (Alta) Thomas

Married: Elizabeth Richardson on 25 October 1845 in DeKalb County, Tennessee
Born: 13 April 1832, Tennessee
Died: 30 March 1898 in Putnam County, Tennessee
Buried: Vickers Cemetery, Putnam County, Tennessee
Parents: Caleb and Patsy (Medlin) Richardson

Children:

  1. Mary Angeline Vickers
  2. Esarilla Vickers
  3. John H. Vickers
  4. Eliza J. Vickers
  5. Hardin Perry Vickers
  6. Sarah Caroline Vickers
  7. Lindsey Angeline Vickers

RELATIVES WHO SERVED

  • Brother: James Calvin Vickers - 5th Tennessee Cavalry
  • Brother: William J. Vickers - 5th Tennessee Cavalry

MILITARY INFORMATION

5 thTennessee Cavalry
Company I

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered service as a Private and left service as a PrivateEnter the Service as a Private
  • Enlisted 24 November 1862 at Nashville
  • Age: 44 years
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Complexion: Fair
  • Eyes: Blue
  • Hair: Dark
  • 21 Dec 1862 - 28 Feb 1863: Present
  • Mar & Apr 1863: Absent sick in General Field Hospital Murfreesboro, TN since 18 Mar 1863
  • May & Jun 1863: Captured near Dixon Springs, Smith County, Tenn., 22 Jun 1863
  • Jul & Aug 1863: (Roll at Camp Chase) Present
  • Nov & Dec 1863: Returned from Camp Chase, 5 Nov 1863
  • Jan & Feb 1864: Killed in action near Johnson Mill, White Co, Tenn
  • Memorandum From Prisoner of War Records: L. P. Vickers, 1st M. TN Cavalry - Co I; Captured at Carthage, TN 10 Jun 1863 & confined at Richmond, Va 24 June - 6 July 1863. Paroled at City Point, VA on 8 Jul 1863; Reported at Camp Parole, Md on 9 Jul 1864
  • Final Statement
  • Killed in Action near Johnson's Mill White County, Tenn on the 22nd day of February 1864
  • Inventory of Effects: No Effects

US PENSION APPLICATION

CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: Jackson County, TN, Page 256
  • 1860 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 46