Blevins, Jonathan F.

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Age at Enlistment: 17

Length of Service: 1861-1865

State:  Virginia

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:   63rd VA Infantry Regiment

Service Record:  Served for a short time in Grayson County Militia in 1861; then enlisted in Co. C and G of 63rd VA Infantry on 6 April 1862 at Abingdon, Va.; listed as deserter in 1864, but was actually captured by Grant’s Army and was released 24 Jan 1864 according to prison record; NFR  but likely went home at the end of 1864, early 1865 near war’s end.

Survived WarYes

Cemetery / Burial:  Burial Unknown, but died in Grayson, Co., VA

Soldier Info:   Born in Grayson Co., VA  in 1844; Died at Grayson Co., VA in 1900

Relationship to Author:  1st cousin 5x