Name - Judson DeKalb Grissette

 

Birth Date: 14 Mar 1842

Birth Place: Horry District, South Carolina

Death Date: 06 Apr 1893

Burial Place: Durant Family Cemetery, Rose Lake, Horry County, S.C.

 

Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: 26 Jun 1861

Discharge Date:

Rank: Brevet 2nd Lieut.

Company and Regiment: Co. L, 7th S.C. Vols

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Family -

Parents: Rueben George Wooten Grissette & Ann George

Wife: Mary Ann Fleming

Children: Anna, Georgisa, Winonia

 

Interesting Facts -

Judson Grissette was elected 2nd Lt. in September 1862. He was wounded at the Battle of Chickamagua on September 20, 1863 from gunshot which fractured his pelvis. Injury continued to bother him throughout the remainder of his service and he became an enrolling officer to accommodate his disability.