Atha, Clifton S.

Item

Title

Atha, Clifton S.

Gender

Male

Biography

On August 26, 1913 Clifton Atha filed an application for confederate pension. Atha wrote that he was a prisoner of war at Stone River in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Clifton Atha also listed he was assigned to Co. A, 2nd Battalion, Tennessee Calvary, under General Wheeler, Buford's Cavalry.

Member

Atha Family

Birth date

8 Jan 1837

Place of birth

Life event(s)

Marriage 1: 22 Aug 1861

Spouse(s)

Hornback, Mary E

Child(ren)

Atha, Richard E.
Atha, Addi E.

Death date

16 Oct 1920

Place of death

Buchanan County (Mo.)

Death and burial information

Frazier Cemetery, Buchanan County (Mo.)

Military service

8th Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry, Co. F

Allegiance

Confederate States of America

Held rank

Private

Place of enlistment

Service began

1 Jun 1862; Verona (Ky.)
10 Sep 1862; Boone County (Ky.)

Service ended

25 Sep 1862; listed as absent without official leave

Bibliographic citation(s)

Findagrave.com, memorial#24560404; "Missouri, Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers Home Applications, 1911-1938," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:HM1B-9SN2 : 12 November 2020), Clifton S Atha, 26 Aug 1913; citing Missouri, United States, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City.

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