Our great grandmother, Editha C. Vickery Mullins Nations was married to Jackson Russell Mullins before his death in October 1863 in the old Washington Prison. He is buried at Arlington National Cemetery under the name of J.R. Mullins.
In his service record under J. A. Mullins he was shown to have served in the 7 Mississippi Cavalry, Company K. as a private. The date of his birth and the exact date of his death are unknown to me.
Jackson Russell Mullins married Editha C. Vickery December 13, 1855 in Yalabusha County Mississippi. She was born September 12, 1837 and died December 18, 1923. They had two children, William Alfred Mullins, born April 10, 1859 and Mattie C. Mullins, born May 2, 1861.
After the death of Jackson Russell Mullins, Editha Vickery Mullins married Thomas Jefferson Nations on May 31, 1865 also in Yalobusha County Mississippi. Thomas Jefferson Nations, listed as T.J. Nations, was also a Confederate veteran serving in 41 Mississippi Infantry Company D. as a Private
I am not aware of what information you need, but I hope this will be helpful.
MULLINS, J R
CO H 42 MISS INF
BURIED AT: SITE 153
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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