John Joseph Whitfield: b. November 14, 1841Burnt Springs, Tishomingo County, MS m. Elizabeth Anne Douglas b. December 22, 1843 Burnt Springs, Mississippi served with the 32nd Mississippi, Company H, “Beauregard Rifles” Confederate States of America
enlisted March 19, 1862 Iuka, Mississippi discharged from service, October 22, 1862 Dalton, GA.
parents: Benjamin (1806-1861) and Nancy Council Whitfield (1809-1901; grandfather: Benjamin Whitfield, Sr.; ggrandfather: Joel Whitfield and Lydia
I am descended through J. J. Whitfield's daughter, Josey Elizabeth (my grandmother's grandmother). I have no other information on John Joseph's siblings or other children.