Researching Kerr-Sparkman family history in preparation for reunion in Cooke Co TX at end of the May.
Might someone be willing to share source of William Buck Sparkman's frequently posted date of death June 15, 1863 in Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Virginia?Bible, military records, oral history, etc.?Have no personal attachment to any particular date.
Yet, curious about similarity of Civil War date in Second Battle of Petersburg, Dinwiddie County, Virginia on June 15-18, 1864. Confederate victory; Union siege begins. Losses: Union 1688 killed, 8513 wounded, 1185 missing; estimate of Confederates, 5000 killed, wounded, and missing.
Willing to collaborate on particulars in Kerr-Sparkman family history.