Black, Samuel J.

Photo:  37th NC Infantry Battle flag 37th NC inf

Age at Enlistment:  27

Length of Service: 1862-1865

State:  North Carolina

Rank:  Pvt

Unit: 37th NC Infantry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted in Co. I on 15 Aug 1862; very sick with leg ulcers throughout 1864, then finally admitted to Hospital in Charlotte on 15 Dec 1864, RTD 20 Jan 1865; but then given surgeon’s cert discharge at Petersburg, Va. on 6 Mar 1865

Survived WarYes

Cemetery / Burial:  Sardis Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., NC

Soldier Info:   Born in North Carolina in 1835; Died in 1899

Relationship to Author:  1st cousin 6x