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Re: Shockley Cole

Posted: 20 Aug 2010 3:02PM GMT
Classification: Query
Shockley was living in Talladega County Alabama in 1850 with James and Sena Barnes, his in-laws, and in 1860 he and Martha and their children were living still in Talladega County.

As far as we have been able to determine, he died in the Civil War. I did have one individual tell me he died in Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi during the Battle of Vicksburg. The papers I have seen online were the Alabama Civil War Service Cards File and pension applications filed by his widow, Martha. On, his name was S Cole, his death was listed as 1/26/1863 and application for pension made by Martha C. Cole. On the Alabama State Archives site, the card listed his name as S C Cole, his death as 1/26/1865 and request made by Mrs. M C Cole, widow. At the time of application, Martha was living in Clay County. One listing (I think the Alabama Archives site) showed his rank as private in 30th Alabama Regiment Co I, but it does not show where he died or is buried.

I have been told by different people that he is the son of Hosea Isaiah Cole and Nancy Green; however, I haven't been able to find anything to verify this.

SubjectAuthorDate Posted
colemargaret9... 2 May 2010 12:56AM GMT 
frostfreedet 20 Aug 2010 12:31PM GMT 
colemargaret9... 20 Aug 2010 9:02PM GMT 
Shirley Ward 4 Aug 2012 4:17PM GMT 
colemargaret9... 27 May 2013 6:51PM GMT 
Shirley Ward 28 May 2013 2:27AM GMT 
colemargaret9... 28 May 2013 11:30PM GMT 
colemargaret9... 28 May 2013 11:30PM GMT 
colemargaret9... 28 May 2013 11:37PM GMT 
Shirley Ward 29 May 2013 2:31AM GMT 
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