Jesse Edge

Jesse Edge

Civil War (Confederate) · Confederate Army · Private E-1
Civil War (Confederate) (1861 - 1865)
Unit

Sixth Infantry (Ch-F)

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Branch

Confederate Army

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State

Florida

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Conflict Period

Civil War (Confederate)

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Rank

Private E-1

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Service Start Date

2 Apr 1862

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Service End Date

12 Jun 1865

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Served For

United States of America

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Stories about Jesse Edge

War

    Jesse Edge, age 28, was enlisted as Private on April 2nd, 1862 in Captain McLean’s  Company, Company H (Union Rebels), 6th Regiment Florida Infantry by by J. J. Finley at Mount Vernon Arsenal, Florida, for a period of 3 years or the war.  (Company Muster Roll for April 2nd to April 21st, 1862).

    He is reported absent on Company Muster Roll for April 1st to July 1st, 1862.  This roll documents him absent on sick furlough.

    He is reported absent on the Company Muster Roll for June 30th through November 12th, 1862.  This roll documents him absent sick at Knoxville, Tennessee since October 29th, 1862.

    He is reported absent on the Company Muster Roll for November 12th, 1862 through February 11th, 1863.  This roll documents him absent without leave in Florida.

    He is reported present on the Company Muster Roll for February 11th, through April 17th, 1863.  This roll documents him returning to Company March 2nd, 1863; absence excused for sickness.

    He is reported present on the Company Muster Roll for April 17th through April 30th, 1863.

    He is reported present and due commutation from enlistment on the Company Muster Roll for April 30th through July 9th, 1863.

    He received $19.80 for commutation of rations for 60 days while on sick furlough from November 14th, 1862 through January 13th, 1863, being paid on June 3rd, 1863.

    He is reported present on the Company Muster Roll for July 9th through October 31st, 1863.

    He is reported present on the Company Muster Roll for November and December, 1863.

    He is reported present on the Company Muster Roll for December 31st, 1863, through February 29th, 1864.

    He appears on a Roll of Prisoners of War at Nashville, Tennessee dated December 31st, 1863.   This roll documents his capture at Nashville, Tennessee, on December 16th, 1864.

    He appears on a Roll of Prisoners of War at Military Prison, Louisville as being received there on January 1st, 1865.  This roll documents his capture at Nashville, Tennessee, on December 16th, 1864. This roll also documents he was sent to Camp Douglas.

    He appears on a Roll of Prisoners of War received at Louisville, Kentucky transferred to Camp Chase, Ohio dated 2 January, 1865.  This roll documents his capture at Nashville, Tennessee, on December 16th, 1864.

    He appears on a Roll of Prisoners of War received at Camp Chase, Ohio from Louisville, Kentucky dated 4 January, 1865.  This roll documents his capture at Nashville, Tennessee, on December 16th, 1864.

    His name appears as a signature to an Oath of Allegiance to the United States subscribed to on June 12th, 1865, at Camp Chase, Ohio.  His place of residence is given as Walton County, Fla.; complexion as dark, hair as dark; eyes hazel; height 5 ft. 10 in.

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