Note: For more information on this regiment, see Tennesseans In
The Civil War, Part I, pages 385-387. This list of soldiers is compiled from
Microfilm Copy No. 395,
Rolls No. 154-155.
The 5th Tennessee Infantry was organized at Barboursville, Kentucky, March 28,
1862. Mustered out at Nashville, March 29 through June 30, 1865. Companies A, B, D, and F
are made up mostly of Roane County soldiers.
Officers were Colonel - James T. SHELLEY Lieutenant Colonels - Freemorton
YOUNG, Charles C. McCALEB, Nathaniel WITT Majors - Charles C. McCALEB, Joseph D. TURNER,
David G. BOWERS. Captains - Company "A" - David G. BOWERS, Samuel P. EVANS.
Enrolled at Kingston, Roane County, February 25; mustered in March 28, 1863; mustered out
April 4, 1865 Captains - Company "B" - Freemorton YOUNG, Daniel T. PETERMAN, R.
Clay CRAWFORD, James R. THOMPSON. Enrolled at Barboursville, February 25; mustered in
March 6, 1862; mustered out March 30, 1865 Captains - Company "D" - Joseph D.
TURNER, David C. SPARKS. Enrolled at Barboursville, February 26; mustered in March 28,
1862; mustered out March 30, 1865. Captains - Company "F" - Jacob S. HAGLER,
John N. HAGGARD, Edwin F. WILEY. Enrolled at Barboursville, February 25; mustered in March
28, 1862; mustered out March 29, 1865.
McCALLEY, Samuel H. (age 18)
McCANE, William (age 18)
McCARRELL, Albert (age 26)
McCARRELL, Charles J. (age 18) - Born in Roane Co., TN.
McCARRELL, John (age 45)
McCRACKIN, James (age 18)
McCRACKIN, Samuel (age 20)
McINTIRE, Henry - Died near Camp Pine Knot, 25 Jun 1862.
McINTIRE, John A. (age 30 or 35). Died 4 Apr 1865. Unmarried. Buried in the
MILLER, Andrew J.M. (age 18)
MILLER, John H. (age 31)
MILLER, Mark S. (age 27) - Died 31 Mar 1865. Buried in the Nashville Cemetery.
MILLER, Thomas J. (age 21)
MILLER, William (age 18) - Born in Lawrence Co., OH.
MULLINS, Josiah or Josiah S. (age 35) - Born in Roane Co., TN. Also served in
NELSON, William (age 25) - Died 1 Oct 1862 at Clinton.
OGLE, Cleason (age (blank))
ONEAL, Joseph (age 18) - also served in Company K.
ONEAL, Newton (age 19) - also served in Company K.
OWENBY, James S.
MARTIN, Robert N. (age 30) - Born in Roane Co., TN.
MARTIN, William P. (age 18)
MAY, Joseph A. (age 23)
McCAIN [McKANE], Anderson L. (age 23) - Born Roane Co., TN (another record lists
birth as Bledsoe County, TN). Resided, Loudon. In a letter from Anderson L. McKANE he
stated that his wife died 23 Apr 1865 leaving 2 small children. He also served in Company
McCALL, Samuel (age 29)
McCARROL, Columbus C. (age 21) - Born in Roane Co., TN. Also served in Company
McGILL, John W. (age 18) - Born in Roane Co., TN. Also served in Company I.
MERCER, Thomas F. (age 37)
MINCEY, David (age 47)
MINCEY, Robert (age 24) - Also served in Company I.
MOORE, Samuel J. (age 28)
MULLINS, John B. (age 24)
NIPPER, Thomas (age 32)
O'DANIEL, James C. (age 27)
McCOLLUM, William M. (age 22) - Died 20 Feb 1863 at Nashville, TN
MONDS, Daniel B. (age 43) - Died 3 Aug 1862 at Cumberland Gap, TN.
NELSON, Andrew J. (age 33)
NEWMAN, Richard (age 31)
NUNN, John H. (age 25) - Born in Claborn Co., TN.
OLIVER, William H. (age 37) - Born in Washington Co., TN.
MAGILL, Finis L. (age 17) - Died 30 Apr 1862 at Camp Spears, KY
MAGILL, William M. (age 21)
MANNING, Samuel (age 18) - Also served in Company K. Born in Cumberland County,
MAYBERRY, James (age 26)
McCORMAC, David A. (age 30)
McDONAL, Francis M. - Died 18 Jan 1863 at Camp Dennison. Post Office was Rock
Creek, Hamilton Co., TN.
McMILLEN, George W. (Surgeon). Also served in Company S.
MOONEYHAN, Calvin (age 26) - Born in Bledsoe Co., TN.
MORELAND, William H. (age 28)
MORGAN, Francis M. - Died 5 Oct 1863 at Chattanooga, TN.
MORGAN, John W. (age 33)
MUSICK, James C. (age 20?)
NASH, James M. or W. (age 35) - Died 7 Jul 1864. Born in Hamilton Co., TN.
OLINGER, Daniel (age 30)
Company H (only Roane County People)
MARNEY, David V. (age 36)
MARNEY, Samuel (age 28) - Born in Roane Co., TN. Killed in Action at Resaca, GA,
14 May 1864.