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Hesekiah G. D. Brown

Residence was not listed; 37 years old.
Enlisted on 9/1/1861 as a Captain.
On 9/1/1861 he was commissioned into "C" Co. MS Seven Stars Light Artillery
He was Surrendered on 5/12/1865
born 2/29/1824
died 6/30/1877 in Hazlehurst, MS
Buried: Hazlehurst Cemetery, Hazlehurst, MS

Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:
- Index to Compiled Confederate Military Service Records
- Mississippi Confederate Grave Registry


Hesekiah G. D. Brown, Captain, Capt. H. G. D. Brown’s Company (Seven Stars Artillery”, Army of Mississippi,* enlisted September 1, 1861 at Hazlehurst by Capt, H. G. D. Brown for one year, mustered into September 29, 1861 at Bay St. Louis (Camp Clark), Miss., last recorded present at the Jan/Feb, 1862 muster, signed voucher for the pay of one Wagon Driver and Six mules for hauling sugar from Brookhaven, Miss. to Brandon, Miss. 10 days per $10/day, November 11, 1863, no further records

Note: “Capt. H. G. D. Brown of the Seven Star Artillery received marching orders August 30th, 1861, and was transferred to the Confederate service Sept. 29, 1861.”

* This company subsequently became Capt. Roberts’ Company, Mississippi Artillery

Company record of events

September 29, 1861 stationed at Camp Clark, Bay St. Louis, Miss.
October 31, 1861 -do-
December 31, 1861 -do-
January 26, 1862 Moved to Pass Christian by Steamer & marched to Miss. City (by land)
February 28,1862 stationed at Miss. City
August 17, 1863 stationed at Georgetown, Miss.
no further records

Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Mississippi

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