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John Culpepper Green (1836-1864)
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Born: 1836 .
Married: Mary E. Taylor (1835-1936) the daughter of Jarrett Taylor (1814-1899) and Emily Elizabeth Smith (1810-810-) on 15 Jul 1858 in Carroll County Tennessee. 1
Died: 29 Aug 1864 Andersonville Prison Andersonville Georgia.
Buried: Andersonville National Cemetery Andersonville Georgia.
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David R. Green
10 Dec 1811-11 Jun 1874

John Culpepper Green
1836-29 Aug 1864
Civil War - Union David Settle
1785-28 Nov 1859
Elizabeth Settle
27 Oct 1808-24 Feb 1877

Spouse and Children

      Mary E. Taylor

Brothers and Sisters

7th Tennessee Cavalry USA

GREEN, JOHN C, Co I, mustered on 12/20/63 for 3 years at about 38 years of age. Presumed captured with the regiment at Union City, TN on 3/24/64, he spent time in Andersonville Prison in Georgia where he died on 8/29/64 of scrobutus (scurvy). He was buried in grave #7221 in the Andersonville National Cemetery. Green's wife, Mary E Taylor Green (m. 1850), applied for a widow's pension in 1869. In the 1890 veterans' census Mary Green lived near the Profitt, TN Post Office. She thought her husband had died of scurvy and exemer. MR #6922 3 4 5


  1. Ancestry.com. Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002
  2. The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, National Park Service
  3. 1890 Federal Census, Veterans Schedule
  4. John C Green's Civil War Service Record
  5. THE 7TH TENNESSEE CAVALRY USA (Originally 2nd West Tennessee Volunteer Cavalry) Peggy Scott Holley