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The Daily Dispatch: June 28, 1862., [Electronic resource], Affairs in
The Daily Dispatch: August 22, 1862., [Electronic resource], From the
The Daily Dispatch: August 25, 1862., [Electronic resource],
One of 's Sheriffs captured. (search)
One of Pierpoint's Sheriffs captured. A private letter from Mt. Jackson, Shenandoah county, dated the 18th inst., states that a noted Confederate scout, with five associates, a few days previously, entered the enemy's lines and captured the Sheriff of Berkeley county, under the Pierpoint dynasty. It is said that this official had in his possession some thirty thousand dollars that he had collected from the people of that county.
The Daily Dispatch: September 1, 1862., [Electronic resource], Desertion of
Desertion of Unionists. Three hundred and sixty Union men from Pierpoint's dominions joined General Loring a few days since, and our intelligence is that these deluded men now see the error of their ways, and are daily flocking in crowds to our standard.
The Daily Dispatch: September 15, 1862., [Electronic resource],
Forty one men, (search)
Forty one men, comprising a mired assortment of soldiers and citizens, residents of Western Virginia and subjects of Pierpoint, were received at Castle Thunder Saturday. At the Libby prison ten Yankee soldiers were received from Manassas.
The Daily Dispatch: September 16, 1862., [Electronic resource], By the
Governor of Virginia — a proclamation. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 30, 1862., [Electronic resource], Still Later from the
The Daily Dispatch: March 27, 1863., [Electronic resource], The fighting at
Jacksonville, Fla. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 11, 1863., [Electronic resource], Latest from
Washington N. C. (search)
Execution of Capt. Webster. --In pursuance of sentence of Court Martial recently passed, Capt. A. C. Webster, of Pierpoint's Army, was duly hanged yesterday at a quarter to 1 o'clock, at Camp Lee, for violating his parole of honor. The accused was captured several months since in Loudoun county, and at the time was charged with sundry crimes, amongst which was then provoked murder of Capt. Simpson a Confederate officer, horse stealing, and arson. These latter were offences of which the Military Court could take no cognizance. It was found, however, that shortly after being captured by Confederate troops and paroled, be had appeared at the head of an organized band of desperadoes, and committed most of the crimes alleged against him before he had been exchanged. This, by military law, is punished with death, and, being found guilty, he was duly sentenced, and the execution, as before related, took place yesterday at Camp Lee. When going to the gallows Webster remarked to
The Daily Dispatch: April 20, 1863., [Electronic resource], The prisoners in
Fort Lafayette. (search)
When the Mississippi was open sixty-four per cent. of trade of Cincinnati went South, twenty- four per cent. to the Northwest and 12 per cent. to the East! Two young men, Cave and Tretwell, convicted in Page county, Virginia, of horse stealing, have been sentenced to two years in the penitentiary. John Tucker, a notorious traitor and commissioned officer of Pierpoint army, was killed in Hardy county, Va., a few days since. Two Confederate States recruiting officers named Wagner (brothers) were killed by bushwhackers in Johnson county, Tenn a few day since. The residence of Maj. Gen. John S. Floyd, a Va., has been cold & Mr. Hendricks for $20,000. The Mason (Ga.) says that the of $50,000 was offered for a negro boy in their city.