Last Name: Kennedy
Date of Birth:
Birth Information: USA, Georgia.
Date of Death:
Regimental Unit: 48th Alabama Regiment
Company Unit: 2nd G
Co. Unit Name:
Authority: Record roll near Richmond, Virginia, 1865/01/01.
Note by Joseph Hammond: Residence was probably Bennettsville, not Blainsville. No record of a Blainsville can be found. Bennettsville was about 5 miles from Gadsden. If this is Jane Hilton’s husband it would be logical. We know that “Jane’s man” bought land somewhere in that area.
First Name: James MI:
Marital Status: Married
Enlistment Date: 1862/05/10
Enlistment Information: Alabama, Gadsden.
Engagements: Absent Sick: Cedar Run, 1862/08/09. Present: 2nd Manassas 1862/08/29. Severely Wounded: 2nd Manassas, 1862/08/30. Absent Wounded: Germantown 1862/09/01 to Fredericksburg 1862/12/13. Present: Suffolk, 1863/05/03 through Dandridge, 1864/01/16.
Engage. con't: Deserted: New Market, 1864/02/24.
Remarks: Age: 30. Rank: Private. Residence: Blainsville, Alabama.
Updated: May 9, 2011