Ward, Enoch

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Age at Enlistment:  17

Length of Service: 1814-1815

State:  Virginia

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:  10th U.S. Infantry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted at Rutherford, NC on Jan. 7, 1814 by a LT Alexander; Served in CPT George Strother’s Co.; Discharged July 1815 Fredericksburg, VA; received a pension for service after the war; owned hat making business (“Enoch Ward & Co. Confederate Hatters”) for Confederate Soldiers in War between the States.

Survived WarYes

Cemetery / Burial:  Likely in Hendersonville, NC , but unknown burial

Soldier Info:   Born in Grayson Co., VA in 1797; Died in Hendersonville, NC in 1879

Relationship to Author:  8th Great Uncle