Name - Zaccheus William Dusenbury, Sr.
Birth Date: 03 March 1820
Birth Place: Robeson County, North Carolina
Death Date: 15 Aug 1890
Burial Place: Union Methodist Church Cemetery, Horry County, South Carolina
Military Service - C. S. A.
Enlistment Date: 20 Jan 1862
Discharge Date: 01 Jul 1863
Rank: Ordinance Sergeant
Company and Regiment: Capt. Ward's Light Artillery
Military Unit Details: Primarily Horry and Georgetown coastal defense
Parents: Rev. Samuel Dusenbury & Mary Ellis
Wife: Mary Ann Harper
Children: C. Carl, George H., Alexander M., Zaccheus W. Jr., W.A., Allen M.W., William E., Earl V., James H., Ulrich A., Samuel S., Mary J., Fanny L.
Interesting Facts -
Zaccheus W. Dusenbury, Sr. enlisted at age 41. His brother, James Elkanah Dusenbury and several of his sons also served. He was discharged by Government Appointment by order of Gen Beauregard in 1863 and appointed Assessor of War Tax for Horry District. He captained several boats for Burroughs and Collins Co. after the war.