North Carolina in the American Civil War

Civil War Military Units Created With Men From Haywood County, NC

North Carolina State Troops Assigned to CSA

Date Organized

Unit Name

Captain(s) from Haywood County

Assigned To:

Date Ended

Comments

May 4, 1861

Company L

Capt. Robert G.A. Love,
Capt. Elisha G. Johnson,
Capt. Alden G. Howell,
Capt. Julius M. Welch

6th NC Volunteers / 16th NC Regiment

April 9, 1865
Surrendered at Appomattox Court House, VA.

May 31, 1861

Company C
Haywood Invincibles

Capt. Samuel C. Bryson,
Capt. Wesley N. Freeman

25th NC Regiment

April 9, 1865
Surrendered at Appomattox Court House, VA.

June 29, 1861

Company F
Haywood Highlanders

Capt. Thomas Isaac Lenoir,
Capt. James Madison Cathey,
Capt. James A. Blalock

25th NC Regiment

April 9, 1865
Surrendered at Appomattox Court House, VA.

August 27, 1861

Company E

Capt. Hiram Cyrus Rogers,
Capt. John A. Teague

29th NC Regiment

May 8, 1865
Mustered out at Meridian, MS.

June 13, 1862

Independent Company,
Company C,
Company C

Capt. Elisha G. Johnson,
Capt. William R. Trull

Johnson's Company of Partisan Rangers,
Cherokee Battalion-Thomas's Legion,
Col. James R. Love's Regiment-Thomas's Legion

May 10, 1865
Mustered out at Waynesville, NC.

July 14, 1862

Company A

Capt. Asbury Thornton Rogers,

62nd NC Regiment

May 6, 1865
Mustered out at Waynesville, NC.

July 14, 1862

Company C

None
(Captain from TN)

62nd NC Regiment

May 6, 1865
Mustered out at Waynesville, NC.

July 14, 1862

Company I

Capt. William J. Wilson

62nd NC Regiment

May 6, 1865
Mustered out at Waynesville, NC.

October 5, 1862

Company E

Capt. Julius M. Welch,
Capt. Thomas J. Ferguson

Col. James R. Love's Regiment-Thomas's Legion

May 10, 1865
Mustered out at Waynesville, NC.

December 13, 1863

Independent Company,
Company E,
Company E

Capt. Joseph A. Russell

Capt. Joseph A. Russell's Company,
14th NC Battalion-Cavalry,
69th NC Regiment (7th Cavalry)

May 10, 1865
Not formally mustered out. Company simply disbanded and the men went home on their own accord.

June 28, 1864

Company C

None
(Captain from Henderson County)

1st NC Battalion-Junior Reserves

April 26, 1865
Mustered out at Bush Hill, NC (Randolph County).

North Carolina Militia Units

Date Organized

Unit Name

Captain(s) from Haywood County

Assigned To:

Date Ended

Comments

October 1, 1861

Beaverdam Company

Capt. Isaac M. Hall

112th NC Regiment of Militia

EOW
EOW = End of War.

October 1, 1861

Crabtreee Company

Capt. James M. McCracken

October 1, 1861

Fines Creek Company

Capt. William M. Rhea

November 2, 1861

Jonathan's Creek Company

Capt. William Harrison Leatherwood

November 2, 1861

Pigeon Company

Capt. John C. Hargraves

November 2, 1861

Waynesville Company

Capt. John T.O. Wilbar

North Carolina Home Guard Units

Date Organized

Unit Name

Captain(s) from Haywood County

Assigned To:

Date Ended

Comments

< October 24, 1863

Companies Not Identified

Capt. John T.O. Wilbar
(Others Not Named)

38th NC Battalion-Home Guard
(Assigned to the 6th NC Regiment-Home Guard)

EOW
EOW = End of War.

January 22, 1864

Companies Not Identified

Not Named

6th NC Regiment-Home Guard (1st Organization)

EOW
EOW = End of War.

 


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