Soldiers from North Carolina in the
135th US COLORED INFANTRY

Companies A - D

Source: Descriptive Book of the One Hundred and Thirty-fifth Regiment, US Colored Infantry
Enlistment on March 27, 1865 at Goldsboro, North Carolina
Mustered in on March 28, 1865 at Page Station, North Carolina

DESCRIPTION BORN   ENLISTED  
COMPANY NAME AGE COMPLEXION EYES HAIR FEET INCHES STATE TOWN/COUNTY OCCUPATION WHEN WHERE BY WHOM REMARKS
A Childs, Alexander 34 Black Black Black 6 2 NC
Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore Appointed to Corporal on March 28, 1865 by order of Colonel John E. Gurley
A Cobb, Amos 19 Black Black Black 5 9 NC Robeson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A Foster, Solomon 30 Black Black Black 5 6 NC
Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A Gibson, James 18 Black Black Black 5 4 NC
Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A Herd, Giles 21 Black Black Black 5 6 NC Concord Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A Holton, Allen 20 Black Black Black 5 7 NC
Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A Leggett, Truss 20 Black Black Black 5 6 NC
Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A Manning, Daniel 33 Black Black Black 5 9 NC Lumberton Shoemaker 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A McCall, James 26 Black Black Black 5 11 NC Floral College Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A McConigan, John 18 Black Black Black 5 7 NC Wayne Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A Robertson, James 27 Black Black Black 5 9 NC New Bern[e] Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A Thompson, Isaac 18 Black Black Black 5 5 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A Walker, Benjamin 26 Black Black Black 5 4 NC Robeson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
A Walker, Henry 26 Black Black Black 5 4 NC Lexington Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Andrew J. Moore
B Asher, Rayford 18 Dark Black Black 5 5 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Bertha, John 20 Black Black Black 5 9 NC Robeson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney Died on June 28, 1865 in Regiment Hospital, Louisville, Kentucky
B Birch, Postal 26 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Wadesboro Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Covington, Manual 19 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Rockingham Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney Discharged on May 24, 1865 in Richmond, Virginia
B Durden, Cyrus 20 Yellow Black Black 5 7 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Durden, Thomas 21 Dark Black Black 5 7 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Evans, Buck 25 Dark Black Black 5 5 NC Fayetteville Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Fazen, Amos 19 Dark Black Black 5 8 NC Duplin Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Fazen, Dennis 22 Dark Black Black 5 7 NC Duplin Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Fazen, Solomon 21 Dark Black Black 5 8 NC Duplin Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Fort, Reuben 35 Yellow Black Black 6 4 NC Canton Dist. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney Promoted to 3rd Corporal on March 28, 1865 by order of Colonel John E. Gurley
B Ha[r]grove, John 20 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Hicks, Michael 37 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Hicks, William 24 Dark Black Black 5 7 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney Promoted to Corporal on August 17, 1865 Special Order No. 10 Regiment Headquarters
B Howard, William 26 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Hanover Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney Deserted on August 1, 1865 at Louisville, Kentucky
B Murphy, Elias 18 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Murphy, Isley 18 Dark Black Black 5 7 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney Sent to hospital in Raleigh, NC on April 24, 1865
B Murphy, Richard 19 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Murphy, William 22 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Hanover Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Parmer, Wesley 35 Black Black Black 5 6 NC Warrenton Laborer 10-May Manchester, VA Captain George W. Whitney
B Rodwell, Joseph 22 Dark Black Black 5 8 NC Warrenton Laborer 10-May Manchester, VA Captain George W. Whitney
B Sandy, Arthur 29 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Spearman, Jackson 24 Drk Yellow Black Black 6 1 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney Mustered out on May 24, 1865 in Richmond, Virginia per order of the War Dept.
B Thompson, Jacob 19 Dark Black Black 5 8 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Thompson, John 20 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Thompson, Peter 24 Dark Black Black 6 1 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Thompson, Rayford 20 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Thompson, Robert 20 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Thompson, Sona 31 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Thompson, Willis 19 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
B Williams, Frank 27 Black Black Black 5 8 NC Raleigh Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain George W. Whitney
C Brewer, Isom 22 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Sampson Co. Shoemaker 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Brewer, Peter 19 Dark Black Black 5 7 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Chestner, Daniel 20 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Chestnut, Allen 21 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell Died on August 2, 1865 in Louisville, Kentucky of inflammation of the brain*
C Facen, Allen 20 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Facen, Henry 21 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell Died on May 9, 1865 at Company Quarters in Manchester, Virginia of bilious fever
C Hobbs, Amos 20 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Hobbs, Thomas 20 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell Died on May 23, 1865 at the US General Hospital in Richmond, Virginia of pneumonia
C Hobbs, William 20 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Holmes, Francis 40 Dark Black Black 5 8 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell Died on July 3, 1865 at the L'Ouverture USA General Hospital for Colored Troops in Alexandria, Virginia of chronic diarrhea
C Johns[t]on, Thomas 21 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Jones, Aaron 19 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Snow Hill Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Laval, Simon 20 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Lewis, Nedom [Needham] 20 Dark Black Black 6 - NC Wayne Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Louis, Benjamin 18 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Wayne Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Marsh, Daniel 23 Dark Black Black 5 8 NC Clinton Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Matthews, Allen 20 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C McKinney, Nathan 21 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Robeson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Mos[e]ley, Joseph 18 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Odo[e]m, Ezeakel 24 Dark Black Black 6 - NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell Sick at the L'Ouverture USA General Hospital for Colored Troops in Alexandria, Virginia on June 19, 1865
C Owens, Elias 22 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Fayetteville Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Parker, Columbus 26 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell Died on April 30, 1865 at Regiment Hospital at Neuse River, North Carolina of bilious fever
C Parker, Ervin 22 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Parker, Franklin 20 Yellow Black Black 5 6 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell Died on June 7, 1865 at the L'Ouverture USA General Hospital for Colored Troops in Alexandria, Virginia of acute diarrhea
C Pate, Alfred 25 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Goldsboro Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Smith, Thomas 29 Dark Black Black 5 11 NC Wayne Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Sparrow, John 25 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Greene Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C Thompson, Alfred 20 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Goldsboro Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
C White, Haywood 24 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Sampson Co. Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain Thomas L. Mitchell
D Butler, Peter 30 Dark Black Black 5 11 NC Cumberland Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Chavis, John 44 Dark Black Black 5 9 NC Granville Carpenter 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Evans, Mars 18 Dark Black Black 5 3 NC Fayetteville Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Evans, Robert 21 Yellow Grey Brown 5 8 NC Fayetteville Coachman 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Fulton, Thomas 18 Dark Black Black 5 5 NC Fayetteville Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Gibson, Simon 21 Black Black Black 5 8 NC Richmond Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Gilmore, Andrew 18 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Bla[y]den Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Gilmore, Henry 21 Brown Black Black 5 9 NC Fayetteville Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Gilmore, Joseph 22 Dark Black Black 5 10 NC Fayetteville Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Henry, Isaac 18 Black Black Black 5 3 NC Fayetteville Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Hooper, James 22 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Fayetteville Fisherman 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock Promoted to 1st Sergeant on March 28, 1865 by order of Colonel John E. Gurley
D Linkhorn, Julius 18 Black Black Black 5 8 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D McCrea, Adam 20 Black Black Black 5 6 NC Fayetteville Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D McCrea, Henry 18 Black Black Black 5 4 NC Fayetteville Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D McCrea, James 20 Black Black Black 5 3 NC Fayetteville Farmer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D McCrea, Minger 19 Dark Black Black 5 5 NC Fayetteville Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D [P]salter, Anthony 25 Yellow Black Black 5 7 NC Sampson Co. Shoemaker 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Powell, Lewis 20 Black Black Black 5 7 NC Robeson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Powell, Washington 18 Black Black Black 5 7 NC Robeson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Riles, Handy 21 Black Black Black 5 7 NC Sampson Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Sherwood, Jack 22 Black Black Black 5 5 NC Wayne Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Walker, David 18 Dark Black Black 5 6 NC Fayetteville Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Whitehead, Oliver 24 Black Black Black 5 10 NC Bla[y]den Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock
D Whitehead, Tom 26 Black Black Black 5 6 NC Bla[y]den Co. Laborer 27-Mar Goldsboro Captain John E. Klock

Transcribed and prepared by Renee Ingram

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