Daniel Watkins Cantrell1843 - 1928
Name Daniel Watkins Cantrell Born 24 Nov 1843 , DeKalb, TN, USA Gender Male Died 25 Jun 1928 , Warren, TN, USA Person ID I2179 All Family Connections Last Modified 26 Nov 2006
Father William Riley Cantrell, b. 28 Jul 1809, , Spartanburg, SC, USA , d. 5 Feb 1884, , DeKalb, TN, USA Mother Constant Maud Magness, b. 15 Nov 1815, , Warren, TN, USA , d. 18 Aug 1904, , DeKalb, TN, USA Married 31 May 1830 , Warren, TN, USA Family ID F789 Group Sheet
Family Shrilda Jane Cotton, b. 21 Jun 1850, , , TN, USA , d. 31 Mar 1917, , Warren, TN, USA Married Abt 1875 Last Modified 26 Nov 2006 Family ID F2535 Group Sheet
- Enlisted Confederate Army at Smithville, DeKalb Co., TN in 1861; 24 May 1861 placed in Capt L. N. Savage's Co A which was organized into 16th Reg, TN Vol. under Col John H Savage June 1861. Wounded at battle of Chickamauga; taken prisoner by Union Army and sent to Fort Leavenworth, KS. Discharged from Ft Leavenworth 20 Nov 1865; discharge papers state he enrolled in Union Infantry 20 Oct 1864 for one year.