Browsing named entities in Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 18. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones). You can also browse the collection for William H. Davis or search for William H. Davis in all documents.

Your search returned 5 results in 2 document sections:

Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 18. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Escape of prisoners from Johnson's Island. (search)
oss of their hands and feet from frost bite. Captain Davis was a native of Richmond, Virginia, and was the son of William H. Davis, long a successful coal-dealer who lost his life in the capitol disaster—the falling through of the floor of the Court of Appeals—during the contest of the late Hon. Henry K. Ellyson for the post of mayor—April 27, 1870. Captain Davis enlisted in Company B., First Virginia Infantry, Captain James K. Lee, April 21, 1861. He was soon afterwards promoted to serhim in the command. At the second battle of Manassas he was wounded, taken prisoner and carried to Johnson's Island. Captain Davis, after returning to his command, was again taken prisoner at Sailor's creek, and a second time incarcerated on Johnsoth yellow fever and is buried in San Antonio. Officer Logan S. Robins of the police force of Richmond served under Captain Davis as first lieutenant of Company B. and is cognizant of the facts herein given. Johnson's Island is distant from Sand<
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 18. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Index. (search)
e and Character of Gen. S. D. Ramseur, 217. Crater, Battle of the, Address by Geo. S. Bernard, 3; loss of Federals at, 21; relative forces of Federals and Confederates there, 26, 27. Crawford, Col. W. P., Death of, 93. Crew's House, 57. Cutshaw, Col. W. E., Battalion of Artillery of, 88, 91, 246, 252, 257. Daniel, Hon. J. R. J., 341. Daniel, Gen., Junius, Address on Life and Character of, by Hon. R. T. Bennett 340. Daniel, Hon. J. W., Address of, at Fairfax C. H., 127. Davis, U. S. Army, Maj. Geo. B., 364. Davis, Capt., T. Herbert, 430. Davis, Miss, Winnie, 157. Dickinson, Col. A. G., 157. Drayton, Gen., Thos. F., Death of, 94. Early, Gen. J. A, on Battle of Malvern Hill, 69; his Valley Campaign, 80. Edgington, Maj. T. B., Address on Gen. J. E. Johnston, 199; on The Race Problem of the South, 199. Edmonds, Col. E. C., Commanding Armistead's Brigade, 64. Edwards, D. D., Rev. W. E., Address by, 150. Elliott, Gen., Stephen, 36. Elliott's Salient,