Hugh C. Taylor

Hugh C. Taylor

Corporal, Company F, 40th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, CSA

Born April 03, 1842

Promoted to Private March 4, 1862

Captured May 16, 1863 at Baker's Creek, Mississippi

Paroled July 4, 1863 at Fort Delaware, Delaware

Exchanged July 6, 1863 at City Point, Virginia

Captured July 8, 1864 in Paulding County, Georgia

Took oath of allegiance to United States at Louisville, Kentucky, and released to remain north of Ohio River during war, July 27, 1864

Died July 14, 1869

Buried at Bethel Methodist Church, 1444 Bethel Church Road, Hiram, Georgia