Bourland in North Texas and Indian Territory During the Civil War: Fort Cobb, Fort Arbuckle & the Wichita Mountains

by Patricia Adkins-Rochette

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Confederate Veterans, 1894, Altus, Texas
 

                   (now Jackson County, Oklahoma)                 

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Please help identify these Confederates   The building is at the corner of Commerce and North Main Streets, Altus, Oklahoma.    Below, I only listed those, in order of the roster on the right,  within a day's wagon ride of Altus TX. 

1) Taylor, William Taylor, of Gibson Co TN, a Private in Co. H, 12th TN Infantry, CSA, his hand severely wounded Battle of Shiloh; m,1-Elizabeth Virginia McRee, 2 ch; m,2-Dyer Co TN to Frances Elizabeth Enochs, 6 ch; arrived 1891 in Altus; William helped to organize the Altus Confederate Veterans and was affectionately called "General" by the group.

2) probably Kimberlin, Richard Samuel Kimberlin, Jr., (1843-1932)- looks like the man in front of the drum. I noticed his proud carriage.  Capt. R.S. Kimberlin's Company: D Unit: 12th Missouri Cavalry. Rank - Induction: Private Rank - Discharge: Private Allegiance: Confederate AND Donley County, Texas - History - Camp San Lanham U.C.

3) probably  Dan Elliott,  Quantrill's scout .    lived in Crowell, Foard Co TX

4) probably   C.W. Ford,  Co C, Shank's Regt, Shelby's Brig.    lived in Tulia, Swisher Co TX

5) probably  D.F. Lalla,    Co A, 3d Regt, Shelby's Mo Brig, .    lived in Blair, Jackson OK

6) probably  J.M. Haker, Capt. Baker's Co, Marmadukes' Regt., lived in Altus OK

7) probably  W.G.  Smith, . Co H, Pearce's Battn, Shelby's Brig,   lived in Clarendon  TX

8) probably  H.R. Callett,   Co I, Shelby's Brig, .    lived in Clarendon TX

9) probably  Julian N. Kimberlin (1848-1932), probably served in Co D of the CSA Missouri 12th Cavalry during the last months of the Civil War.  .  He lived in Altus OK.      " I have not found a record of his service."  per Marian Franklin <owl@mcn.org> Tue, Oct 14, 2008 12:31 PM >>www.wattshaysletters.com<<

10) probably  Allen H. Parmer,    Quantrill's Squad.   lived Clarendon TX

11) probably  B.S. Stevenson, Smith's Co. A, Shelby's Brigade.    lived in Childress TX

12) probably  B.A. Merrick, Smith's Co. A, Shelby's Brigade.    lived in Childress TX

13) probably  D.A. Merrick, Smith's Co. A, Shelby's Brigade.    lived in Childress TX

14) probably  Michael W.  Buster, Missouri 1st Light Artill or MO 5th State Guard Inf;

                lvd Childress TX

15) probably   Thomas L. Bugbee (b-1840, residence Washburn, Aroostook Co, Maine),  enlisted Oct 4, 1861 in Co D, Union 10th ME Infantry, wounded Aug 9, 1862 Cedar Mountain VA.   One Thomas S. Bugbee of Washburn ME enlisted as a QM Sgt in Field & Staff, Union 29th ME Infantry, then transferred May 31, 1864 to Field & Staff; Mustered Out on 10/4/1864.  Lived Clarendon TX.   (I submit Thos. S. Bugbee is same person as Thos. L. Bugbee, since I cannot discern a capital "S" from an "L" in Civil War era handwriting.)

16) probably Henry Clay Gilliland, Henry C. (1845 MO-1924 Altus OK) m1-S. Dorden; m2-M. Aldridge; 1870 Park cen p385; Pyron's 2d Cav, Co H.

 

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More Confederate Reunion web pages on this website are:

http://www.bourlandcivilwar.com/CarterCountyOKCivilWarVeterans.htm

http://www.bourlandcivilwar.com/ErathCountyCivilWarVeterans.htm

http://www.bourlandcivilwar.com/McCullochCountyCivilWarVeterans.htm

http://www.bourlandcivilwar.com/Kimberlin.htm

http://www.bourlandcivilwar.com/NoconaConfederateVeterans.htm

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Roster of Shelby, Quantrill,

and Marmaduke Division

(Kimberlins were in the CSA

MO 12th Cavalry)