Looking for information on this man. He serves as a Lt In the Co B 2nd Florida Cavalry CSA. Took part in the battle of Olustee and various other Battles From 1861-1864 Would like to know his parents names and names of wives and any children. Also ANY dates would be great. Even a prod in the right direction would be appreciated.
This is what I know: Born November 9, 1826 in Fairfield, SC Died Anywhere between Feb 1899 to November 1902.. Have seen several different dates. I think his headstone says November 1900. Need to check again. He is buried in Spring Bank Cemetery, Clay County, Florida. In the 1860 Putnam County, Florida Census he is listed as Follows W W Shedd age 30 Farmer born in SC Louis 22 Adeline 4 Frances 3 Mary 3/12
In 1880 Census he is listed as Divorced with Two children Mariam and John However...
In filing for Confederate Widow's Pension A Mary E. Strickland of Bradford County, Florida Stated that she and William were married January 16,1873 in Clay County or also once stated December 26, 1873. This Mary E Strickland was born Feb 22, 1845 in Ga and came to Florida with her family aboutFeb 8, 1853. Would like any information available to clear these matters up.. Thanks in advance ..Kristy