Great, Great, Great grandfather that served in Civil War
Jesse Gallimore - born in 1795. He died on 20 Jan 1872 Private in Civil War, co. F, 6th Regiment NC, Senior Reserves Nov.13th, 1864, enlisted at Lexington, NC. no further records. SOURCE: "Library- XVlll NC Troops
Great, Great grandfathers
Ransom Gallimore, born 11-May-1828 in Randolph County, North Carolina1, and died 25-August-1884 Private served in Co.C,30th Regiment NC, during the Civil War, Enlisted at Camp Holmes July 13th.,1863. Present or accounted for until captured at Kelly's Ford, Va. Nov. 7th 1863. Confined at Cape Lookout, Maryland, Nov., 11th., 1863. Paroled at Point Lookout, Maryland on or about Sept. 11th., 1864, and transferred to Varina, Va. where he was received on Sept. 22nd. 1864. for exchange. Hospitalized at Richmond Va.., Sept. 23,1864 with phthisis and pulmonalis. and was furloughed for sixty days on Oct.4th, 1864. SOURCE: "Library- Vlll NC Troops- page 345
Willis R. Ridge Randolph County, B: Aug.7,1826, USA-D:Apr. 2, 1908 Married: Catharine Yates Ridge 1852 (b:1834 -d: 1914)- North Carolina. Civil war volunteer 7 Nov.1862. Source:[ http://ncgenweb.us/nc/randolph/civil-war-volunteer] Willis Father was Meridith RIDGE b: 1 FEB 1806 in NC, Mother: Hannah JOHNSON b: 24 DEC 1806 in North Carolina.
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