Name: TOMME, AUGUSTUS B. (listed on 1860 Census as Augustus B. Tommy, on muster roll as Augustus B. Tommie)
Rank: Private
Enlisted: Conscripted 5 November 1864
Service History: 
Date of Birth: October 1824  Place of Birth: Georgia
Date of Death: 29 December 1911 Place of Death: Bowie, Montague County, Texas
Buried: Elmwood Cemetery, Bowie, Montague County, Texas
Father: Othaniel W. Tomme
Mother: Mary (Polly) Digby
Spouse(s): Lucinda Mary Ann Davis (b March 1830 in Talbot County, Georgia, d 12 February 1908 in Bowie, Montague County, Texas; married 12 October 1847/48 in Talbot County, Georgia; daughter of Cross Ragland Davis and Huldah Digby)
Children: John W., William E., Mary E., Cross C., Araminta C., Anna P., Thadius T., Henry Jack, Eldora Eugenia (Nolan)
Occupation: Mechanic, house carpenter
Residence(s): Talbot County, Georgia; Coffee County, Alabama; Wise County (1880) and Montague County (1900), Texas
Other:  His brother Martin Van Buren Tomme served with the 60th Alabama Infantry Regt., he died in 1862.  
Photographs: Augustus Tomme, wife Lucinda, and several of his children are buried in unmarked graves in plot D-42 (below) in Elmwood Cemetery (right). 

 

Photos courtesy of Mimi Davidson

Submitter: Georgia V. Fleming E-mail: hyacinth@ala.net