Name - Jeremiah Mishoe

Jeremiah_Mishoe

Birth Date: 18 Feb 1842

Birth Place:

Death Date: 21 Feb 1915

Burial Place: Cool Springs Southern Methodist Church Cem., Horry County, S.C.

 

Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: 10 Apr 1862 at Pawley's Island

Discharge Date: Paroled 14 Mar 1865 at Point Lookout

Rank: 3rd Corporal

Company and Regiment: Co. F, 7th S.C. Cavalry

Military Unit Details: Tucker's Cavalry

 

Family -

Parents: Penelope Cartrette and John W. Mishoe

Wife: Martha Orilla Booth

Children: Bently, Kenneth, Albert, Mary Ellen, Jeremiah, Melvina, Jesse, Olif, Caldonia, Florrie, John, and Grover

 

Interesting Facts -

Jeremiah and his father enlisted and served together.  He was promoted 2nd Corporal in 1864; POW, captured at Deep Bottom (Folley’s Mill) on August 14th 1864; arrived at Point Lookout on August 22, 1864; paroled at Point Lookout and sent to Aiken's Landing for exchange March 14, 1865. He married Urilla Booth in 1865. At the death of his father he was appointed Magistrate and served 18 years, served on Board of County Commissioners for several years, elected to the State Legislature for six years.  At his death, he was Magistrate of Cool Springs, S.C. and Pension Commissioner for Horry County.