3rd South Carolina State Troops
Jun 1862 - Jan 1863
Extreme Upper eastern Section
Hodges, Davis W., Captain
Hightower, John F., 1st Lieutenant
Posey, B. F., 2nd Lieutenant
Allen, J. C., 1st Sergeant
Farmer, J. L., Sergeant
Goodlett, M. C., Sergeant
Goodwin, J. M., Sergeant
Howard, Milford, Sergeant
Couch, James, Corporal
Hardin, Joseph, Corporal
McDowell, Alfred, Corporal
Roberts, William, Corporal
Anders, David Asbel ( Asbury ), was born 20 November 1822 in South Carolina ,
possibly in Greenville County and married Temperance Bishop about 1844-possibly
Greenville County. His compiled service record states that he was absent and
never reported for service. He died 3 June 1920 in Pisgah Forest, Transylvania
County, NC and is buried in Boyleston Baptist Church, Horseshoe, Henderson
Batson, W. A.
Caloway, John D.
Caloway, T. C.
Crompton ( Crumpton ), Mangrum, born 18 April 1819 in Person County, N.C. to
Norris and Susannah Watson Compton, was married to Nancy Tinsley, He died
after 1880 in Knox County,Tennessee and is buried at Stoney Point Baptist
Church off Thorngrove Pike.
Dill, Noel H.
Griffin, A. C.
Holcombe, F. M.
Lynch, John M.
McJunkin, J. D. No record of his service and he may have not reported.
McJunkin, S. E. No record of his service and he may have not reported.
Odam, William. born 12 Apr 1818, married Rebecca Brown, died 26 Dec 1893.
buried Tyger Baptist Church, lived at the base of Packs Mtn., Highland Twp.
Enlisted in Greenville. Nov. 1862. Present served 90 days, never paid.
Painter, H. T.
Smith, A. J.
Southerlain ( Southerlin ), Charles A., born about 1820, married Carey Cox,
resided Highland Twp.
Stewart, Alfred Anderson, born 11 Nov 1827, married Lousia Jane Robertson,
died 22 Jul 1906, buried Cross Plains Bapt. Church, Highland Twp.
3rd Regimental Unit
Many of these same men served together in The Sixteenth South Carolina, C.S.A.
surrendering at Durham Station, 26 April 1865. The link will take you to a
great site on this fine unit.
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