Civil War Index

5TH TENNESSEE INFANTRY - UNION ARMY Companies A, B, D, & F
Compiled by Robert L. Bailey

Surnames A-C   D-L  M-O  P-S  T-Z


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.

COMPANY A

TUTON, Robert L. (age 18) - Born in Roane Co., TN.
TUTON, Wiley (age 45). Died 2 Apr 1862 or 63 at Murfreesboro, TN of Erysipelas. Born in Roane Co., TN.
WALLES, John (age 29)
WEASE, John J. (age blank)
WEASE, William J. (age 19)
WHALEY, Ausburn J. (age 21). Born in Sevier Co., TN. Married. Residence: Roane Co., TN. Nearest     Relative - Anna WHALEY, Loudon, TN. Also served in Company K.
WHALEY, John W. (age 24)
WHALEY, William B. (age 18). Born in TN. Residence: Roane Co., TN. Single. Nearest Relative - W.H. WHALEY - Loudon, TN.
WHITLOCK, Preston (age 32). Also served in Company "K."
WHITLOCK, Thomas C. (age 18). Born in Roane Co., TN.
WHITLOCK, Thomas J. (age 38)
WHITLOCK, Thomas S. (age18). Born in Roane Co., TN.
WHITLOCK, William (age 28)
WILSON, John A. (age 18). Killed 14 Apr 1864 at Battle near Resaca, GA.
WILSON, Joseph (age 44). Also served in Company K.
WILSON, Joseph M. (age 18). Killed by enemy 26 Aug 1862 at Cumberland Gap.
WILSON, Phillip (age 36). Born in Roane Co., TN.
WILSON, Pleasant (age 18). Born in Blount Co., TN.
WILSON, Rufus (age 27)
WILSON, Wiley (age 18)
WILSON, William D. (age 55). Died of disease 10 Oct 1862 at Cumberland Gap.

COMPANY B

TAYLOR, James (age 18) - born in Blount Co., TN - Single.
TAYLOR, Thomas (age 46) - Born in Blount Co., TN - Married.  Also served in "I."
THOMPSON, James R. (age 37)

WESTER, William (age 19)
WILKEY, Calvin N. or V. (age 22)
WILLIAMS, William (age 31). Born in Morgan Co., TN.
WILSON, James (age 26). Born in Blount Co., TN. Also served in Company I.
WILSON, John (age 29)
YOUNG, Evan E. (age 18). Born in Roane Co., TN.
YOUNG, Freemorton (age 48). Also served in Company F & S.

COMPANY D

TREW, James (age 18)
TREW, John J. (age 43) - Born in Burke Co., NC.
TUDOR, William B. (age 19) - deserted in 1862.
TUNNEL, James W. (age 18) - also served in Company I.
TURNER, Joseph D. (age 31).

 

WELLS, John A. (age 22). Born in Roane Co., TN.
WELLS, William H. (age 20). Born in Knox Co., TN.
WHEAT, James (age 30)
WHITE, John F. (age 21). Also served in Company I.
WHITE, Samuel B. (age 22)
WILLIAMS, Humphrey (age 52). Born in Orange Co., N.C.
WILLIAMS, John A. (age 18)
WILLIAMS, Richard L. (age 21). Born in Roane Co., TN.
WILLIAMS, William T. (age 21). Died 12 Jan 1863 at Bowling Green, KY or 13 Nov 1862 at Gallipolis, Ohio.
YOUNG, John W. (age 21).

COMPANY F

TAYLOR, Blechard A. (age 16) - Died 6 Jun 1864 from disease.
TAYLOR, William (age 54) - Born in Anderson Co., TN.
THOMAS, Jefferson B. (age 32)
TUTTERROW, James A. - Died 25 or 26 Aug 1862 of disease in hospital, Cumberland Gap.
TUTTERROW, Robert E. (age 20). Died 12 May 1862 at Williamsburg, KY.
WALKER, John P. (age 36)
WALKER, William D. (age 24) - Born in Bledsoe Co., TN. Also served in Company "K."
 WALLACE, Isaac W. (age 25). Born in Roane Co., TN.
WILEY, Edwin F. (age 23)
WILEY, William B.H. (age 19). Born in Roane Co., TN.
WILLIAMS, David R. (age 29). Born in Morgan Co., TN.
WILLIAMS, Richard T. (age 25). Born in Morgan Co., TN.
WYATT, Joseph (age 42)