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Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4., The opposing forces at Nashville, Dec. 15-16, 1864. (search)
lion (Hotchkiss's): Ala. Battery (Goldthwaite's); Ark. Battery (Key's); Mo. Battery (Bledsoe's). Bate's division, Maj.-Gen. William B. Bate. Escort, Capt. J. H. Buck. Tyler's Brigade, Brig.-Gen. T. B. Smith: 37th Ga., Capt. J. A. Sanders; 4th Ga. Battalion Sharp-shooters, Maj. T. D. Caswell; 2d, 10th, 15th, 20th, 30th, and 37th Tenn., Col. W. M. Shy, Maj. H. C. Lucas. Finley's Brigade, Maj. G. A. Ball: 1st and 3d Fla., Capt. M. H. Strain; 6th Fla., Capt. A. M. Williams; 7th Fla., Capt. R. B. Smith; 1st Fla. Cav. (dismounted) and 4th Fla., Maj. Jacob A. Lash. Jackson's Brigade, Brig.-Gen. T. R. Jackson: 1st Ga. (Confed.) and 66th Ga., Lieut.-Col. J. C. Gordon; 25th Ga., Capt. J. E. Fulton; 29th and 30th Ga., Col. W. D. Mitchell; 1st Ga. Battalion Sharp-shooters, Lieut. R. C. King. Artillery Battalion, Capt. R. T. Beauregard: La. Battery (Slocomb's); S. C. Battery (Ferguson's); Tenn. Battery (Mebane's). cavalry division, Brig.-Gen. James R. Chalmers. Escort, Capt. C. T. Smith.
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4., The opposing forces at Petersburg and Richmond: December 31st, 1864. (search)
d Brigade, Col. Milton Wells: 10th W. Va., Lieut.-Col. Moses S. Hall; 11th W. Va., Capt. Dixon R. King; 15th W. Va., Lieut.-Col. John W. Holliday. artillery Brigade, Maj. Charles C. Abell: E, 3d N. Y., Capt. George E. Ashby; H, 3d N. Y., Capt. William J. Riggs; K, 3d N. Y., Capt. James R. Angel; M, 3d N. Y., Capt. John H. Howell; 7th N. Y., Lieut. Martin V. McIntyre; 16th N. Y., Capt. Richard H. Lee; 17th N. Y., Lieut. Hiram D. Smith; A, 1st Pa., Capt. William Stitt; F, 1st R. I., Lieut. Robert B. Smith; L, 4th U. S., Lieut. Richard Wilson; A, 5th U. S., Lieut. Charles P. Muhlenberg; F, 5th U. S., Lieut. Leonard Martin. twenty-Fifth Army Corps, All the infantry were colored troops. Maj.-Gen. Godfrey Weitzel. Provost Guard: E and H, 4th Mass. Cav., Maj. Atherton H. Stevens, Jr. first division, Brig.-Gen. Charles J. Paine. First Brigade, Col. Delevan Bates: 1st U. S., Lieut.-Col. Giles H. Rich; 27th U. S., Col. Albert M. Blackman; 30th U. S., Col. Hiram A. Oakman. Second Br
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Montana, State of (search)
e and excellent tracts of grazing land. The population in 1890 was 132,159; in 1900, 243,329. See United States, Montana, in vol. IX. Territorial governors. Sydney Edgertonterm beginsJune 22, 1864 Thos. Francis Meagheracting1865 Green Clay Smithterm beginsJuly 13, 1866 James M. Ashleyterm beginsApril 9, 1869 Benjamin F. Pottsterm beginsJuly 13, 1870 John Schuyler Crosbyterm begins1883 B. Platt Carpenterterm begins1884 Samuel T. Hauserterm begins1885 Preston H. Leslieterm begins1887 Benjamin F. Whiteterm begins1889 State governors. Joseph K. Tooleterm beginsNov. 8, 1889 John E. Rickardsterm beginsJan. 1893 Robert B. Smithterm beginsJan. 1897 Joseph K. Tooleterm beginsJan. 1901 United States Senators. Name.No. of Congress.Term. Wilbur F. Sanders51st1890 to 1893 Thomas C. Power51st to 54th1890 to 1895 Vacant53d Lee Mantle54th to 56th1895 to 1899 Thomas H. Carter54th to —1895 to 1901 William A. Clark56th to —1901 to 1907 Paris Gibson56th to —1901 t
ny, but a breach of trust, Capt. Rodgers having entrusted him with the horse and wagon which he sold and converted the money to his own use, the accused was discharged from the prosecution; but being a deserter from Capt. Rodgers's cavalry company, he was sent to the Provost Marshal. William, slave of Ambrose Carlton, charged with having in his possession a demijohn stolen from James J. Campbell, was discharged. Dick, slave of — Alvey, charged with breaking into the grocery of Robert B. Smith, was remanded for future examination. Joe, slave of James Kersey, charged with breaking into the dwelling house of James Kersey, was discharged. Patrick Burke was charged with stealing a pig from Joe. R Anderson. Neither the accused nor the accuser appeared. This pig has been the subject of much litigation, and apparently the end is not yet. First Burke charged a man named Davis with stealing it, and that case falling through, Davis charged Burke with stealing it, which char
was done in furtherance of their purpose to evacuate that line, and under the supposition that it would cut off one of our avenues of communication with the interior. It is believed that the enemy now occupy Tunstall's Station, on the York River Railroad, twenty miles from Richmond. A picket who left the vicinity of the White House on Tuesday evening reports that the fields in the neighborhood of that place were literally alive with Yankee cavalry, placed there to cover the landing of Smith's forces from the transports. A cavalry fight occurred on Tuesday evening near Cold Harbor, in which Major Cabell Flournoy, commanding the 6th Virginia cavalry, lost his life. His remains were brought in yesterday and forwarded to his home in Pittsylvania county. He was a son of the Hon. Thomas Stanhope Flournoy, of Halifax. It is stated that this regiment was on picket at the time, and that the enemy, succeeding in getting in its rear by a flank movement, delivered their fire at a d
— A bill to authorize the Attorney General to purchase books for the Department of Justice. Also, a bill to increase the compensation of the heads of the several Executive Departments. By Mr Villere, of La.--A bill to amend the act to prohibit the importation of luxuries or of articles not necessaries or of common use. By Mr Barksdale, of Miss.--A bill to compensate the city of Jackson for public school buildings destroyed while in the use of the military authorities. By Mr Smith, of N C.--A bill to provide for the admission of Mallett's battalion into the military service of the Confederate States. By Mr Fuller, of N C.--A bill to aid in the construction of a railroad from Fayetteville, N C, to Florence, S C. By Mr McCallum, of Tenn.--A bill to authorize the taking of proof of the amount expended by the State of Tennessee in the support of her army previous to its transfer to the Government of the Confederate States. Also, a bill to amend the act to
with making use of insurrectionary language. It appeared that Tom has been running about for a long time doing pretty much as he pleased; going to his wife's at Mr. Smith's, in Henrico, near the Meadow Bridges when he pleased, and coming back when it suited him. Last week Mrs. Wright threatened to hire him to some of the hospitalsded to, which was found on him at the time of his arrest: "Pass the bearer to his house to set some clothes. "J. B. Scintosh, "Colonel commanding." Mr. Smith, at whose house Tom's wife lives, stated that, on the morning when Sheridan's raiders had possession of the country about Meadow Bridges, the shells alarmed the ss from the Yankee Colonel to go back to the house to get his clothes. Tom and the rest of the negroes, though invited to go off with the Yankees, rinsed to go. Mr. Smith said this was all he knew about the matter, and he had thought it proper to state it. He knew nothing of what had passed between Mrs. Wright and the negro. The
Mayor's Court. --Besides the cases mentioned above, there were several matters of less interest before the Mayor yesterday: Churchill, slave of George Duggins, was charged with breaking and entering in the night time, the store-house of Robert B. Smith, on Brook Avenue, and stealing several thousand dollars worth of groceries.--In the absence of witnesses the case was continued till Saturday. Peter, slave of Dr. Theo. P Mayo, was ordered to be whipped for stealing a pound and a quarter of sugar from J. H. Haymond. Fanny, slave of George Thomas, and Charlotte and Phillis, slaves of Mrs. Yarrington, were ordered to be whipped for being disorderly in the street, and using profane and disorderly language. Lewis H. Allen, charged with foreing the name of Mr. John H. Baptist to an order on the post office for letters, was turned over to Confederate Commissioner Sands.
of L. M. Jude, was ordered to be whipped. Churchill, slave of George Daggins, and Dick, slave of Mrs. Alvey, were charged with breaking into the store of Robert B. Smith, near Brook Avenue, some time since, and stealing four hundred pounds of bacon, one bag of coffee, five boxes of candies, two hundred pounds of sugar, one key8,000. Officer Perrin hearing that Dick knew something of the robbery, proceeded to his stable, where he found a lot of sugar, bacon, &c, which was recognized by Mr. Smith as his property.--After the negro was committed to prison he made a confession that the robbery was perpetrated by Churchill, who brought the articles to him to keep, some of which he bought. Owing to the absence from the city of Mr. Smith, the Mayor adjourned further examination to a future day. Bail was offered and accepted for the appearance on Monday of Thomas, slave of Samuel Ryland, charged with giving information to the enemy and uttering treasonable language. Robert Fair
he immediately rushed in, and, raising the horrid trap, set the animal at liberty. For this offence he was taken in custody by Mr. Jenkins, but offered so much resistance that officer Adams had to be called on to assist in carrying him to the watch house. The Mayor ordered Sydenham to be whipped. The charge preferred against Alexander, slave of Ann Newton, of stealing a vest from Thomas Boyd, was not sustained, and he was therefore discharged. For reasons satisfactory to His Honor, the following cases were continued: William and John, slaves of Polly Pemberton, and Gideon Johnson, free, charged with stealing bags from the Confederate States; George, slave of John C. Burch, charged with stealing a horse worth $500, the property of the Confederate States; Joshua Owens, stealing a gold watch and chain, valued at $2,000, from William Clarkson, and Dick, slave of Mrs. Alvey, charged with stealing several thousand dollars' worth of groceries from the store of Robert B. Smith.
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