Blevins, Tobias

Photo:   26th NC Infantry battle flag26 NC Battle flag

Age at Enlistment: 31

Length of Service: 1862-1864

State:  North Carolina

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:    66th Battalion NC Militia  (Note: so far, appears he also served in 26th NC Infantry, but needs more research; Fold3 record not found)

Service Record:  Served from 15 Jul 1863 until 20 Jan 1864 in Cpt John H. Whitman’s Co.; (8th Battalion, Partisan Rangers; 13th Battalion); Wife Susan received pension in 1889, which was approved, stating he served in the 26th NC Infantry.

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:  Smythe Co., VA ; Burial Unknown

Soldier Info:   Born in Ashe Co., NC in 1832; Died in Smythe Co., VA in 1884; Wife Susan received pension for his service in 1889 after his death

Relationship to Author:  4th Great Uncle