Name - Edward T. Ricks

 

Birth Date: 8 Apr 1829

Birth Place: Beaufort County, North Carolina

Death Date: 6 Sep 1906

Burial Place: Old Edge Cemetery, Dogwood Neck Township, Horry County, South Carolina

 

Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: 21 Oct 1864 at Petersburg, Virginia

Discharge Date: 17 Jun 1865

Rank: Private

Company and Regiment: Company E, 26th S.C. Regt. Infantry

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Family -

Parents: Thomas Little Ricks and Sarah Ann Latham

Wife: #1 Eliza Edge, #2 Rachel Ward

Children: Sarah, Mary A., Virginia, Margaret, Georgia, James, Susan, Martha, Jesse, Idell, Temple, John

 

Interesting Facts -

Edward T. Ricks was captured on April 1, 1865 on the Southside Road at City Point, Virginia. He was held as a POW at Point Lookout in Maryland.