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Mississippi Civil War Soldiers Service Records

This CD contains service records of Mississippi soldiers. It contains notes and reference material gathered from many sources plus the actual microfilm images of the service record cards for Mississippi units from the National Archives.

On this CD you will find information on approximately 101,000 men who served in the war from Mississippi. The Mississippi Civil War Soldiers Index is included showing the units of service for each man and a bibliography of available books to aid in your research.

Many of the men included on this CD have biographical sketches, burial records, and genealogical information not found in the microfilmed service records.

SAMPLE ENTRY

Proctor, James T. - appointed January 13, 1863; reported on muster roll of June 30, 1863, as having been wounded; (The unofficial compilation says at Chancellorsville.) transferred to Heavy Artillery Regiment between June 30, and August 31, 1863; carried on muster roll of this company until he retired, April 6, 1864. Sources used / incorporated on this CD.

Reference:

  • Dimitri, John - Confederate Military History - Mississippi Volume Biographical
  • The Southern Historical Society Papers Vol. 15. This book is commonly referred to as The Appomattox Roster
  • Vicksburg Parole Records
  • Compiled Service Records:

    Volume: Reel 0027

    First Cavalry First Cavalry Reserves First Battalion (McNair's), State Troops, Cavalry First Battalion (Miller's), Cavalry First Battalion (Montgomery's), State Troops, Cavalry First Choctaw Battalion, Cavalry Second Cavalry Second State Cavalry Second Cavalry Reserves Second Partisans Second Partisan Rangers Second Battalion (Harris1) State Cavalry Second Battalion, Cavalry Reserves Third Cavalry Third Cavalry Reserves Third Cavalry, State Troops Third Battalion (Ashcraft>s), Cavalry Third Battalion (Cooper's), State Cavalry Third Battalion, Cavalry Reserves Fourth Cavalry Fourth Battalion, Cavalry Fifth Cavalry Sixth Cavalry Sixth Battalion, Cavalry Seventh through Tenth Cavalry Eleventh Cavalry (Perrin's) Eleventh Cavalry (Ashcraft's) Eleventh Cavalry (Consolidated) Twelfth Cavalry Seventeenth Battalion, Cavalry Eighteenth Cavalry Twenty-fourth Battalion, Cavalry
    Volume: Reel 0028
    Twenty-eighth Cavalry Thirty-eighth Cavalry Jeff Davis Legion, Cavalry Davenport's Battalion, State Troops, Cavalry Capt. Abbott's Co., Cavalry Capt. Armistead's Co., Partisan Rangers Capt. Bowen's Co. (Chulahoma Cavalry) Capt. Brown's Co. (Foster Creek Rangers), Cavalry Capt. Buck's Co., Cavalry Capt. Drane's Co. (Choctaw County Reserves), Cavalry Capt. Duncan's Co. (Tishomingo Rangers), Cavalry Capt. Dunn's Co. (Mississippi Rangers), Cavalry Capt. Foote's Co., Mounted Men Capt. Gamblin's Co., State Troops, Cavalry Garland's Battalion, Cavalry Capt. Gartley's Co. (Yazoo Rangers), Cavalry Capt. Gibson's Co., Cavalry Capt. Grace's Co., State Troops, Cavalry Capt. Grave's Co. (Copiah Horse Guards) Capt. Hamer's Co. (Salem's Cavalry) Ham's Regiment, Cavalry Hughes' Battalion, Cavalry Capt. Knox's Co. (Stone-wall Rangers), Cavalry Capt. Maxey's Co., State Troops, Mounted Infantry Capt. Maxwell's Co., State Troops (Peach Creek Rangers) Capt. Montgomery's Independent Company, State Troops (Herndon's Rangers) Capt. Montgomery's Co., Scouts Capt. Morphis' Independent Co., Scouts Capt. Wash's Co. (Leake's Rangers) Perrin's Battalion, State Cavalry Capt. Folk's Independent Co. (Folk's Rangers), Cavalry Power's Regiment, Cavalry Capt. Rhodes1 Co., Partisan Rangers, Cavalry Capt. Russell's Co., Cavalry Capt. Semple's Co., Cavalry Capt. Shelby's Co. (Bolivar Greys), Cavalry Capt. Smyth's Co., Partisan Rangers Capt. Stewart's Co. (Yalobusha's Rangers) Stockdale's Battalion, Cavalry Stubb's Battalion, State Cavalry Terrell's Unattached Co., Cavalry Capte Vivien's Co., Cavalry Capt. Wilson's Independent Co., Mounted Men (Neshoba Rangers) Yerger's Regiment, Cavalry First Light Artillery Fourteenth Battalion, Light Artillery Capt. Bradford's Co. (Confederate Guards Artillery) Byrne's Battery, Artillery Capt. Cook's Co., Horse Artillery Culbertson's Battery, Light Artillery Capt. Darden's Co., Light Artillery (Jefferson's Artillery) Capt. English's Co., Light Artillery Capt. Graves' Co., Light Artillery (Issaquena's Artillery) Capt. Hoole's Co., Light Artillery (Hudson's Battery) Capt. HoskLns' Battery (Brookhaven Light Artillery) Capt. Kittrell's Co. (Wesson Artillery) Capt. Lomax's Co., Light Artillery Capt. Merrin's Battery, Light Artillery Capt. Richards' Co, (Madison Light Artillery) Capt. Roberts' Co. (Seven Stars Artillery) Capt. Stanford's Co., Light Artillery Capt. Swett's Co.(Warren's Light Artillery) Capt. Turner's Co., Light Artillery Capt. Yates' Battery, Light Artillery First Foote's, State Troops, Infantry First Infantry (Johnston's) First Infantry (King's), State Troops First Infantry (Patton's) Army of 10,000 First Infantry (Percy's), Army of 10,000 First Battalion, Array of 10,000, Infantry First State Troops, Infantry (1864) First Battalion, State Troops, Infantry (12 months, 1862-63) First Battalion, State Troops, Infantry (30 days, 1864) First Battalion, Sharpshooters
    Volume: Reel 0029
    Infantry Second Mississippi Infantry, Army of 10,000 Second Battalion, Infantry Second Infantry (Davidson's), Army of 10,000 Second Infantry (Quinn's), State Troops Second Battalion, State Troops, Infantry Second State Troops, Infantry (30 days, 1864) Third Infantry, State Troops Third Infantry Third Infantry, Army of 10,000 Third Battalion, Infantry Third Battalion, State Troops, Infantry Fourth Infantry Fourth -Infantry, State Troops Fifth Infantry- Fifth Battalion, Infantry Fifth Infantry, State Troops
    Volume: Reel 0030
    Infantry Seventh Infantry Seventh Battalion, Infantry Eighth Infantry Ninth Infantry Ninth Battalion Sharpshooters Tenth Infantry Eleventh Infantry Twelfth Infantry
    Volume: Reel 0031
    Thirteenth Infantry Fourteenth Infantry Fifteenth Infantry Fifteenth Battalion, Sharpshooters Sixteenth through Twenty-first Infantry
    Volume: Reel 0032
    Twenty-second through Twenty-seventh Infantry Twenty-ninth through Thirty-seventh Infantry
    Volume: Reel 0033
    Thirty-ninth through Forty-fourth Infantry Forty-sixth Infantry Forty-eighth Infantry Capt. Adair's Co. (Lodi Co.) Capt. Adam's Co. (Holmes County Independent) Capte Applewhite's Co. (Vaiden Guards) Capt. Barnes' Co., Home Guards Capt. Barr's Co. Capt. Berry's Co., Reserves, Infantry Blythe's Battalion, State Troops Capt. Burt's Independent Co. (Dixie Guards) Camp Guard (Camp of Instruction for Conscripts) Capt. Clayton's Co. (Jasper's Defenders) Capt. Comfort's Co., Infantry Capt. Condrey's Co. (Bull Mountain Invincibles) Capt. Cooper's Co., Infantry Capt. Drane's Co. (Choctaw Silver Greys) Capt. Pant's Co. Capt. Gage's Co. (Wigfall's Guards) Gillenland's Battalion, State Troops Capt. Gordon's Co. (Local Guard, Wilkinson County) Capt. Grace's Co., State Troops Capt. Griffin's Co. (Madison Guards) Capt. Hall's Co. Capt. Henley's Co. (Henley's Invincibles) Capt. Hightower's Co. Hinds County Militia Capt. Hudson's Co. (Noxubee Guards) Capt. Lewis' Co0, Infantry Capt0 McCord's Coe (Slate Springs Co.) Capt. McLelland's Co. (Noxubee Home Guards) Capt. T. P. Montgomery's Co. Capt. Moore's Co. (Palo Alto Guards) Capt. Morgan's Co. (Morgan Riflemen) Moseley's Regiment Capt. Packer's Co. (Pope Guards) Capt. Page's Co. (Lexington Guards) Capt. Patton's Co., State Troops Capt. D. J. Red's Co. (Red Rebels), Infantry Capt. S. W. Red's Co., State Troops Capt. Roach's Co. (Tippah Scouts) Capt. Roger's Co. Capt. Shield's Co. Capt. Standefer's Co. Lt. Stricklin's Co., State Troops Capt. Taylor's Co. (Boomerangs) Capt. Terry┬╗s Co. Capt. Walsh's Co. (Muskalusha Guards) Wilkinson County Minutemen Capt. Kershaw Williams' Co. (Gray Port Greys) Capt. Thomas Williams' Co. Capt. Wilson's Co. (Ponticola Guards) Capt. Yerger's Co., State Troops Miscellaneous, Mississippi

    Books:


    Statistical Record of Mississippi.

    Cemetery Records:


  • Confederate Graves in the City of Williamsburg, VA.
  • Confederate Dead of Canton, Mississippi
  • Register of the Confederate Dead in the Richmond, VA Hollywood Cemetery
  • Sons of Union Veterans Graves Registration Database
  • Find A Grave
  • Gettysburg Dead
  • Aiken County, SC Burials
  • Prisoner of War Records

     

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