Private Jackson Brown, Co. B, 25th Georgia Infantry, CSA

1836

  • May 12: Jackson Brown was born in Georgia.

1861

  • August 14: Enlisted in the Confederate Army in Savannah, GA.
  • August to October: Company Muster Rolls. Present.
  • November and December: Company Muster Roll. Absent. Remarks “Absent sick with surgeons certificate.”

1862

  • January and February: Company Muster Roll. Present.
  • March and April: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “On detached service at Little Ogeechee Bridge.”
  • May and June: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “Worked 11 days on obstruction in St. Augustine ‘extra duty’”
  • July and August: Company Muster Roll. Absent. Remarks “Absent sick at Springfield”
  • September and October: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “sick in quarters.”
  • November: Company Muster Roll. Absent. Remarks “absent sick.”

1 863

  • January 20: In hospital Military Hospital No. 4 in Wilmington, NC. 
  • January 29: Returned to Duty.

1864

  • November 30: Fought at the Battle of Franklin
  • December 16: Captured at the Battle of Nashville. 

1865

  • January 6: Arrived at Military Prison in Louisville, KY.
  • June 2: Discharged from Camp Douglas, Illinois.
  • June 12: Signed his Oath of Allegiance at Camp Chase, OH.
  • Description: Place of Residence: Bryan, Georgia, Complexion: Dark, Hair: Dark, Eyes:  Brown, Height: 5’8”, Age: 24

1880

  • June 26: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Bryan County, GA showed Jackson, a farmer, living with his wife Eliza and daughter Ida, age 6.

1900

  • June 14: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Bryan County, GA showed Jackson, a farmer, living with his wife Eliza. The census stateed that they had 4 children, but all 4 children were deceased.

1906

  • December 5: Jackson Brown died in Bryan County, GA.