Name - Abijah Columbus Crawford
Birth Date: April 1846
Birth Place: Galivant’s Ferry, Horry District, S.C.
Death Date: April 8, 1900
Burial Place: Rehobeth United Meth. Church, Horry Co., S.C.
Military Service - C. S. A.
Enlistment Date: 15 Jul 1864 in Columbia, S.C.
Discharge Date: Paroled on 2 May 1865 at Greensboro, N.C.
Company and Regiment: Co. K, 1st S.C. Artillery
Military Unit Details: Butler's Brigade
Parents: Mary Jane Jordan Crawford and David E. Crawford
Wife: Martha Mae Moore
Children: Elizabeth J, Ella Cally, William H., Lula A., Joseph W., Jimmie, Anne B., Minnie, Samuel David, Mary E.
Interesting Facts -
Abijah C. Crawford served in Co K, 1st S.C. Artillery, Confederate States Army as a Private. He was one of 4 brothers that served in the CSA. Abijah Columbus Crawford & David Harrison Crawford were the only survivors. His other brothers in the war did not survive: Sgt. Samuel J. Crawford & Pvt. Daniel A. Crawford both died during the war.