Sanford M. Dishman1

ID #955, (circa 1839 - 29 November 1861)

Parents:

Father: William W. Dishman2 b. c 1813, d. c 1875
Mother: Mary R. Dishman2 b. c 1814, d. 8 Jan 1873

Key Events

EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1839He was born circa 1839 in Essex County, Virginia.2
Death29 Nov 1861He died of disease while serving in the 55th Virginia Infantry Regiment on 29 Nov 1861 in Essex County, Virginia.3

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Other Events

EventDateDescription
Never MarrHe never married.1
Census18501 Jun 1850He was listed as a household member living with William W. Dishman on the 1850 census in Essex County, Virginia.4
Census18601 Jun 1860He was listed as a household member living with William W. Dishman on the 1860 census in Essex County, Virginia.5
Militaryfrom 1 Jul 1861 to 29 Nov 1861He served on the Confederate side as a private in Company B of the 55th Virginia Infantry Regiment from 1 Jul 1861 to 29 Nov 1861. He enlisted at Tappahannock, Essex Co. VA on 1 Jul 1861 and died of disease in Essex Co. VA on 29 Nov 1861.3

 

Other information

Relationships:
3rd great-grandson of Samuel Duchemin
3rd cousin 2 times removed of James Samuel Dishman
Last Edited: 4 Jul 2017

Citations

  1. [S106] Dishman Family, Informal Genealogical Notes Personal papers of James Dallas Dishman, Chart 6.
  2. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Essex County, p. 89B, dwelling 415, family 415, line 1, William Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 8 Jun 2015. Sanford, age 11.
  3. [S391] Compiled Service Records, Confederate, Virginia, Sanford M. Dishman, appears on muster roll for Co. B of the 55th Regiment of Virginia Infantry from Jul to Dec 1861 and is listed as dying of disease in Essex Co. VA on 29 Nov 1861.
  4. [S91] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Essex County, p. 89B, dwelling 415, family 415, line 1, William Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), viewed 8 Jun 2015.
  5. [S92] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia, Essex County, p. 5, line 22, W.W. Dishman household (Online: Ancestry.com, Inc.), image 5 of 97.
 

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