Individual Page


Family
Marriage:
Notes
a. Note:   1850 United States Federal Census, Georgia, Putnam, District 70 Wilkins A. Folds, 20 living with Zach Folds, 23, farmer just a few houses from Wiley A. Todd (is this how he met Wiley'scousin Mary Green?) Folds Aladin W. G 8th GA Inf. Reg't Private Company G 8th Georgia Volunteer Infantry, The Pulaski Volunteers, Sam"Sammy" Andrew made mention of a George Folds and A.W. Folds in hisletters to home. He was writing to his wife Rena and others. Camped at Fredericksburg, Va, January 5, 1863 "George Folds is poking the fire hurrying up the cooks and I am in myfeeble way writing to my Dolly." Camped near Orange Court House, May 31, 1863 "on the 25th of the present month I ran against Sergt G.W. Folds forthe 2nd Lieutenancy gr and at last I was elected by a majority of 12votes." and Camp near Rogersville, Tennessee, on the road to Bristol, Virginia,December 11, 1863 "A.W. Folds was killed, Charley Vaughn was killed and George W. Foldswas shot in the back of his right eye and the Ball peeped out behindhis left ear. I fear he will not recover. We had to leave him in thehands of the enemy." (Research):"A. Wick Folds" is how he appeared in a list of the 8th GAInf Co G from Historical Sketch of the Pulaski Volunteers, Company G, 8th Ga. Regiment as it appeared inThe Hawkinsville Dispatch, July 17, 1879, p. 3 By David Green Fleming A quote regarding his death from the same article: "We were sent from Charleston to Chicamauga (sic), Tenn., arrivingseveral days after that battle, and being stationed on the top ofLookout Mountain several days, we were marched to Knoxville, wherebegan Longstreet's celebrated campaign of East Tennessee. In thenotorious charge on Fort Loudon, at Knoxville, the Eeighth (sic)Georgia bore a dangerous part, but the attempt was unsuccessful, andour loss heavy. The Volunteers lost (word undecipherable) ... GeorgeW. Folds, Wick Folds and Charlie Vaughn, and several wounded. This wasone of the hottest places the Volunteers were ever in. "


RootsWeb.com is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.