Private William C. Grissett, Co. C, 57th Alabama Infantry, CSA
- William Calvin Grissett was born in Columbus County, NC.
- William Grissett married Catherine Strickland.
- December 7: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Pike County, AL showed William, a farmer, and Catherine living with their 4 children: Marion, William, Mahala and John.
- January 1: William purchased 39.89 acres of land in Pike County, AL.
- July 31: The U.S. Federal Census enumerated in Pike County, AL showed William, a farmer, and his wife Catherine living with their 9 children: Marion, William, Ann M, John, Thomas, Emily, George, Elizabeth and Catherine.
- September 1: William enlisted in the C.S. Army in Pike County, AL.
- November 30: William was killed in action at the Battle of Franklin. Buried at the McGavock Confederate Cemetery. A1 #126