Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Douglas Robert Addison Meriwether

Male 1845 - 1925  (80 years)


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  • Name Douglas Robert Addison Meriwether 
    Born 1845  Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military 1 Jun 1861  Augusta, Richmond, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Co. B, 3rd Georgia Infantry, Army of Northern Virginia 
    Died 10 Mar 1925  Austin, Travis, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Travis, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23991  Dickinson
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 

    Father James Archibald Meriwether,   b. 20 Sep 1806, Washington, Wilkes, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1852, Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Rebecca Carleton McKigney,   b. 8 Sep 1807, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1876, Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F7419  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Ellen Townes,   b. 12 Jun 1849, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1898, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Children 
     1. Hudson Adams Meriwether,   b. 18 Jul 1870, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1935, Phillips, White, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [Birth]
     2. Elliot Lamar Meriwether,   b. 30 Apr 1872, Antioch, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1950, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
     3. Newton Stevens Meriwether,   b. 21 Dec 1874, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1949, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [Birth]
     4. Robert Marcius Meriwether,   b. 18 Dec 1879, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1951, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 21 May 2019 
    Family ID F7424  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1845 - Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Co. B, 3rd Georgia Infantry, Army of Northern Virginia - 1 Jun 1861 - Augusta, Richmond, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Mar 1925 - Austin, Travis, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Texas State Cemetery, Austin, Travis, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S144] Texas Death Certificates, 1903-1982, (Austin, Texas: Texas Department of State Health Services).
      Name: D R A Merriwether
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 80
      Birth Date: 1845
      Birth Place: Georgia
      Death Date: 10 Mar 1925
      Death Place: Austin, Travis, Texas, USA

    2. [S167] Texas Confederate Pension Applications, 1899-1975 [Vol. 1-646 & 1-283], (Austin, Texas: Texas State Library and Archives Commission), H-410.
      Texas State Library and Archives Commission; Austin, Texas; Confederate Pension Applications, 1899-1975; Collection #: CPA16526; Roll #: 297; Roll Description: Pension File Nos. 00103 to 00521, Application Years 1918 to 1922

    3. [S239] U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865 [database on-line], Historical Data Systems, comp., (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009).
      Name: Robert D Meriwether
      Residence:
      Enlistment Date: 1 Jun 1861
      Rank at enlistment: Private
      State Served: Georgia
      Service Record: Enlisted in Company B, Georgia 3rd Infantry Regiment on 01 Jun 1861.
      Sources: Roster of Confederate Soldiers of Georgia 1861-1865