Name: LEATH, LEWIS L. or R.
Rank: Private
Enlisted: 3 July 1861 at Westville, Dale County
Service History:  Discharged 10 October 1862 at Bunker Hill
Date of Birth: abt 1834 Place of Birth: Georgia
Date of Death: Place of Death: 
Buried: 
Father: (see below)
Mother: 
Spouse(s): Married at time of enlistment. 
Children: 
Occupation: Farmer
Residence(s):  Dale County, Alabama
Other: Possibly the Lewis Leath who appears on the 1860 Early County, Georgia, Census, b abt 1834, with wife Margaret 18 and child Martha 10/12.  If so, he is the son of William C. Leath (b abt 1804 in Virginia, and Martha //)  There is a William Leath 24, b Georgia, on the 1860 Coffee County Census, a farm laborer in the household of Benjamin Paschal.  I believe he is also the R. L. Leath, 44, with wife Martha 22, son John W. 4, and Elizabeth Kilpatrick 79, mother-in-law, on the 1880 Meriwether County, Georgia, Census, who is listed b in Georgia, father b in Virginia. 
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Submitter: Georgia V. Fleming E-mail: hyacinth@ala.net