Rank: Private
Enlisted: 3 March 1862 at Westville, Dale County
Service History: Present: Fredericksburg, Dec. 13/62. Suffolk, Va. May 3/63. Gettysburg, Pa. July 2/63 & July 3/63. Battle Mount, July 24/63. Chickamauga, Ga. Sept. 19/63 & Sept. 20/63. Raccoon, Mt. Oct. 27/63. Lookout Valley Oct. 28/63. Camel Station, Nov. 16/63; Knoxville, Tenn. Nov. 20/63 & 29/63. Dandridge, Tenn. Jan. 16/64. Wilderness, Va. May 6/64. Spotsylvania, Va. May 8/64 & May 12/64. Cold Harbor, June 3/64. Chester Station, June 17/64. Deep Bottom, Aug. 14/64. Severely Wounded: Fussells Mill, Aug. 16/64.
Date of Birth: abt 1841 Place of Birth: Georgia
Date of Death: mortally wounded at Fussell's Mill, 16 August 1864  Place of Death: Virginia
Buried: Virginia
Spouse(s): Single at time of enlistment
Occupation: Farmer
Residence(s): Decatur County, Georgia; High Bluff, Dale County, Alabama
Other: 1860 Dale County Census, 19 year old Samuel is in the household of 30 year old Gideon Wade and wife Elizabeth (Williams) and three children William 6, Jeremiah 4, Andrew J. 1. Also in the household are Martha Kane 36, and Lucinda Wade 23.  1850 Decatur County Georgia Census lists Samuel Wade, 11, in the household of J. Wade 46 and wife Easter 35, but he does not appear to be their son, listed out of chronological order as is a 13 year old male; there is a 25 year old Martha Proctor in this household as well;  G. Wade (probably Gideon) is living next door to J. Wade. 


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