CSR, Head, Henn., Int.

2nd Lieutenant James Patrick Alexander Hennessee
D Company

 

He was from Warren Co, TN and enlisted in the Regiment on the 31 July 1861.

Promoted to 2nd Lt. 8 May 1862.

Wounded slightly at Murfreesboro (Stones River), TN, also wounded at Atlanta, GA, according to his brother.

Was in hospital in Macon, GA. in the September of 1854 was then furloughed on 31 October 1864.

Born 13 November 1834 the son of Archibald Wilcher and Jane “Jennie” (Neal) Hennessee.

He married Mary Elizabeth Cantrell on 19 July 1866 she was born 22 August 1840 in Dekalb Co, TN, and died 9 July 1888 in White Co, TN. They had eight children: Minnie Florence, Pearl Telitha, Della Anne, Mary Etta, John Wilcher, Martha Jane, Lucy Belle and Josephine Hennessee.

He died 4 February 1881, he was the brother of Hamilton Mortimer Hennessee.


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