William George LOMAX

HAIRSTON.org ID#3946, b. 15 September 1840, d. 2 July 1863
Father*John Willis LOMAX1,2 b. 21 Dec 1810, d. 30 Jan 1896
Mother*Elizabeth Brooks KELLER1 b. 27 Nov 1819, d. 4 Aug 1876
Birth*William George LOMAX was born on 15 September 1840 in South Carolina.1 
He was the son of John Willis LOMAX and Elizabeth Brooks KELLER.1,2 
Census 1850William George LOMAX appeared on the 1850 census of John Willis LOMAX on 4 December 1850 in Saluda Regiment, Abbeville County, South Carolina; John W 40, Elizabeth 31, Barbary A C 13, William G 10, Savannah M 8, David K 5, Elizabeth R 2

Winny Bagwell 23.2 
Military*William G. Lomax joined for duty Capt. W. W. Perryman's Co., 2 Regiment of South Carolina Volunteers at the age of 20, on 17 April, 1861 at Greenwood, South Carolinia.3

Death*William George LOMAX died on 2 July 1863 in Battle of Gettysburg at age 22, Private George W. Lomax was with Company A of the 1st Regiment, South Carolina Cavalry.1,4 

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S279] Lomax, Joseph, Genealogical and Historical Sketches of The Lomax Family, The Rookus Printing House, Grand Rapids, Mich., 1894.
  2. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S3334] Confederate Compiled Service Records, NARA M347. "Unfiled Papers and Slips Belonging in Confederate Compiled Service Records" , Nationa Archives., Fold3.com.
  4. [S3335] Applications for Headstones for U.S. Military Veterans, 1925-1941. Microfilm publication M1916, 134 rolls. ARC ID: 596118. Records of the Office of the Quartermaster General, Record Group 92. National Archives at Washington, D.C., Ancestry.com.
Last Edited20 Aug 2017