|Born: about 1837, South Carolina
||Died: 22 Jul 1863, Mobile, Alabama
|Married: 29 Nov 1860, Forsyth County, Georgia
||Spouse: Eliza A. Pilgrim
|Unit: Co. E, 43rd Georgia Infantry (Pvt.)
||Joined: 12 May 1862
|Father: Josiah Merritt
||Mother: Elizabeth [Merritt]
Captured 4 Jul 1863 Vicksburg, Mississippi. Paroled 6 Jul 1863.
He died on the journey home at the Soldier's Rest Hospital, Mobile, Alabama.
|1850 Census: Forsyth County, Georgia, page 174B|
|1860 Census: Forsyth County, Georgia, page 538|