2nd Lieutenant Enoch H. Williams, Co. C, 40th Mississippi Infantry, CSA

1837

  • October 23: Enoch Henderson Williams was born in Alabama.

1850

  • September 12: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Attala County, MS showed 13 year old Enoch living with his parents and siblings. His father was a farmer.

1860

  • June 7: Enoch Williams married Mary Elizabeth Lloyd.

  • September 18: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Attala County, MS showed Enoch, a teacher, and his new bride Mary living with his brother John and his family.

1862

  • April 28: Enlisted in the C.S. Army in Attala County, MS.

  • April 28 to June 30: Company Muster Roll. Absent. Remarks “Furloughed.”

  • July & August: Company Muster Roll. Present.

  • September & October. Company Muster Roll. Absent. Remarks “Absent. Paroled. Ordered report refuses.”

  • November & December: Company Muster Roll. Present.

1863

  • January & February: Company Muster Roll.

  • March 1 to October 31: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “Absent without leave from 23 Aug to the 11 Oct.”

  • July 4: Captured at Vicksburg, MS.

  • July 7: Enoch signs an oath promising never to take up arms against the United States of America again and he was paroled.

  • November & December: Company Muster Roll. Present.

1864

  • March & April: Company Muster Roll. Present.

  • July & August: Company Muster Roll. Present.

  • November 30: Enoch was killed in action at the Battle of Franklin.

  • August 31 to Feb 25, 1865: Company Muster Roll. Remarks “Killed in action 30 Nov 1864 at Franklin, Tenn.”