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James Jefferson Land (b. 1844, d. 1914)James Jefferson Land (son of Hastings Land and Deliha Unknown) was born 1844 in Wilkes County, N.C., and died 1914 in Knox County, Tenn..He married (1) Susan Unknown.He married (2) Birdie J. Knight on 1887.
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Confederate Soldier in the Civil War. J.J. Land (First_Last)Regiment Name 63 Tennessee Infantry (Fain`s Regiment. 74 Tenn. Inf.)Side ConfederateCompanyDPAROLES OF APPOMATTOXExtracted from The Appomattox Rosterby R. A. BrockOriginally Published 1887. ( 1880 census )James J. LANDSelfMMaleW36NCBrakeman On R. R.NCNCSusan LANDWifeMFemaleW37TNKeeping HouseTNNCMinnie LANDDauSFemaleW9TNNCTNAddie LANDDauSFemaleW7TNNCTNThomas LANDSonSMaleW5TNNCTNJames was one of only 68 remaining of the 63rd Tenn at the surrender at Appomatox, Va. April 9, 1865. One of only 7 of Company D. In his later years he drew a pension from the State of Tennessee for his Confederate service. My researching of James` Civil War service abt 1989-90 actually began my journey into our genealogy.
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