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John Butler Almand

Male 1839 - 1891  (51 years)


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  • Name John Butler Almand  [1
    Born 1 Dec 1839  Newton Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • BIRTH: Also shown as 1 Dec 1835
    Gender Male 
    Military Civil War - CSA 
    Military 21 Sep 1861  Conyers, Newton Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Co. B, 35th Georgia Volunteer Infantry, CSA 

    • Notes from Shirley Barham:
      His Confederate marker is incorrect. Pvt. John Butler, served in Company "B" 35th Georgia Volunteer Infantry Regiment.

      He enlisted on September 21, 1861 in Conyers, Georgia. John Butler was sick in camp with the Mumps, November-December 1861. March 30, 1862. he was admitted to Chimborazo Hospital, Richmond, Virginia with Typhoid Fever. He was captured while trying to return to his Unit and escaped.

      The 35th GA Regiment was in Stonewall Jackson's Corps commanded by General A. P. Hill. John Butler participated in the battles of Fredericksburg and Gettysburg.

      While home on sick furlough March 1863 until June 1863 - he married Nancy Hollingsworth - May 7, 1863 in Conyers, Georgia.

      During the Wilderness Campaign, he was captured. He was transferred through Point Lookout, Maryland to Elmira, New York where he arrived on July 30, 1864. He took the Oath of Allegiance to the United States on May 15, 1865 and was released on May 16, 1865.
    Died 17 Sep 1891  Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Cale, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    Friendship Cemetery 
    Headstone - John B. Almand
    Headstone - John B. Almand
    Headstone - John B. Almand, CSA
    Headstone - John B. Almand, CSA
    Person ID I278  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 26 May 2017 

    Father David Butler Almand,   b. 7 Sep 1816, Newton Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1873, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Mahalia Plunkett,   b. 30 Jan 1812, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1886, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1835  Conyers, Newton Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F587  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Nancy Hollingsworth,   b. 20 Apr 1842, Lithonia, Newton Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1876, Lithonia, Newton Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 7 May 1863  Newton Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Camilla Almand,   b. 18 Jan 1867, Newton Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928  (Age 60 years)
     2. Susannah Tallulah Almand,   b. 24 Sep 1870, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1954, Camden, Ouchita Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Ada Mahala Almand,   b. 6 Nov 1872, Newton Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Alice L. Almand,   b. 22 Nov 1874, Lithonia, Newton Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F1191  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Fanny Watson 
    Children 
     1. Sallie Almand
     2. John David Almand,   b. 1880, DeKalb Co., Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary G. Almand
     4. Willie Almand,   b. Dearmandville, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F1197  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Dec 1839 - Newton Co., Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Co. B, 35th Georgia Volunteer Infantry, CSA - 21 Sep 1861 - Conyers, Newton Co., Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 May 1863 - Newton Co., Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Sep 1891 - Nevada Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Friendship Cemetery - - Cale, Nevada Co., Arkansas
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  • Sources 
    1. [S48] The Robert Norman Hale Sr. Home Page,http://family.

    2. [S641] Find A Grave, 2 June 2012; John Butler Almand; 51385593; Georgia Girl; Shirley Ann Bennett Barham.


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