Private Hardy McCullers was born ca. 1842 in Alabama.
In 1860, he was living at the residence of Pharo Crops, in the Pickett’s District of Gadsden County, Florida. He was a laborer, most likely employed on Mr. Crops farm; Mr. Crops was blessed with 7 children, all female except 2-year old John.
Hardy enlisted in Captain Davidson’s Company on March 12th, 1862 at Quincy, Gadsden County, Florida. He was left sick at Gadsden County, Florida when the company left the state, but had returned to it by June 30th, 1862.
He again took ill and was hospitalized late September/early October, 1862 at Frankfort, Kentucky. He died in the hospital on October 4th, 1862, and is interred at a local cemetery.