Re: Seaborne and Catherine Pitts family, Pickens, SC 1849
Re: Pitts, William - Palmetto Sharp shooters Co. B- Private, enlisted April14, 1861 in Pickens Co., mortally wounded May 5, 1862 in the battle of Williamsburg and DIP.
Information is taken from: “Roll of the Dead"; South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Book "Broken Fortunes" by; Randolph W. Kirkland, JR and The book “The Struck Eagle”, by “Baldwin.
Film Number M381 roll 25; National Archives and Records Administration.
There is a monument in Williamsburg in the Colonial Bruton Parish Churchyard with William's name listed.It is either a mass grave or he is buried somewhere else and just listed on the monument.