Rank: Brigadier General
Enlisted: 28 April 1861
Service History: Captain, 28th April 1861, election, commission expired May 3, 1861, Dalton, Georgia, promoted Lt. Colonel. Appointed from Alabama, October 3, 1862. Rank dated from same date. Date of confirmation: October 3, 1862. Wounded July 21, 1861, wounded at Cold Harbor, January 3, 1864; Paroled at Charlotte, N. C., May 25, 1865.
Date of Birth: 7 August 1836 Place of Birth: Darlington Dist., South Carolina
Date of Death: 31 October 1920 Place of Death: Bartow, Polk County, Florida
Buried: Oak Hill Cemetery, Bartow, Polk County, Florida
Father: Ezekiel Augustus Law (b 3 July 1809 in Darlington Dist., South Carolina, d 27 July 1882)
Mother: Sarah Elizabeth McIver (b 3 April 1815 in Darlington Dist., South Carolina, d 28 June 1885)
Spouse(s): Jane E. Latta (b 13 November 1844, d 1920)
Children: McIver, William Latta, Augustus
Occupation: Military Instructor, Newspaper editor
Residence(s): South Carolina; Tuskegee, Alabama; Bartow, Florida



Submitter: Georgia V. Fleming E-mail: