Private David Hooks, Co. A, 7th Texas Infantry, CSA

1838

  • David Hooks is born in Alabama.

1860

  • June 19:  The U.S. Federal Census enumerated taken in Bosqueville, McLennan County, TX showed David Hooks working as a teamster.

1861

  • October 2:  David enlisted in the C.S. Army in Marshall, TX.
  • October 1 – August 1: Company Muster Roll.  Absent.  Remarks “with Terrys Texas Rangers when last heard from.”

1862

  • July 31 – October 31: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “rejoined his regiment from the 8th Texas Cavalry November 4/62.”
  • July 31- December 31: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “present rejoined from the 8th Texas Cavalry in Nov 1862.”

1863

  • January and February: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “on extra daily detail as butcher.”
  • February 28 – June 30: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “on extra daily detail as butcher.”
  • July and August: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “on extra daily detail as butcher.”
  • September and October:  Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “on extra daily detail as butcher.”
  • November and December: Company Muster Roll. Present.

1864

  • January and February: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “reenlisted for the length of the war.”
  • March and April: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “extra duty in infirmary corp.”
  • November 30: Killed in action at the Battle of Franklin.