Tennessee. Appointed Tennessee. 9. (His son, E. G. W. Butler, Major Eleventh Louisiana Infantry, was killed at Belmont, Mo., November 7, 1861, but no trace of his father being in C. S. A. Cullum says he was in C. S. A.)
Maryland. Appointed Maryland. 11. Brigadier-General, June 21, 1861. Provost Marshal-General of Richmond, 1861-‘62; afterwords commanding Andersonville Prison, Georgia.