Tilford M. Forsee, 24th Battallion Tennessee, Sharp Shooter, CSA
Tilford Monroe Forsee is born in Humphreys County, Tennessee.
October 28: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Humphreys County, TN showed Tilford, a school teacher, living in his father’s household.
July 28: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Humphreys County, TN showed Tilford living with his father and sister.
September 7: Tilford enlisted in the C.S. Army in Waverly, TN.
December 1: Promoted to 2 Lieutenant (from Sergeant).
February 28: Paid.
March & April: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “Acting quarter master for the Battalion.”
July & August: Company Muster Roll. Present. Remarks “Promoted (to 1 Lieut) August 15th to fill the vacancy caused by the promotion of Lt. H. M. McAdoo.”
September to December: Company Muster Roll. Present.
January & February: Company Muster Roll. Present.
February 1: Appeared on list of quartermasters on duty with The Army of Tennessee. Remarks “acting quartermaster”
March & April: Company Muster Roll. Present.
November 30: Tilford Monroe Forsee was killed in action at the Battle of Franklin. ***Carter’s Brigade (24th, 4th Provisional) approached the Locust Grove and the Carter Garden.***
Tilford Monroe Forsee (Source: Forsee History; compiled by Lillian A. Forsee Davis, Ida Lee Forsee and Fannie Forsee Uselton.), born 1823; died November 30, 1864 in Battle of Franklin, Franklin, Tennessee/Franklin, Williamson Co., TN: