Facts and Events
||Rev Henry D Auvil
||28 Dec 1825
||Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States
||Valley Furnace, Barbour County, Virginia, USAteacher in a one room log schoolhouse
||Barbour County, West Virginia, USA58 acres - Brushy Fork
||20 Jan 1855
||to Mary Stalnaker
||15 Apr 1861
||Virginia, USAVirginia seceded from the Union
||Barbour, Virginia, USAindicted for treason
||after Sept 1861
||Monterey, Highland, Virginia, United Statesrefugee from Civil War with brother Daniel
||16 Nov 1863
||Augusta, Virginia, United Statesenlisted in the Confederate Army
||27 Nov 1863
||deserted the Army
||24 Dec 1871
||to Dorothy Sites
||Union, Pendleton, West Virginia, USAHenry D. Auville 54 Dorothy Auville 50 Josaphene Auville 21 Mariah V. Auville 18 Margaret Davis 17 John W. Davis 15
||14 Jun 1895
||Pendleton, West Virginia, United States
||Ketterman Cemetery, Seneca Rocks, Pendleton County, West Virginia, USA
Preacher in Charge of the Spruce Mountain Class of the Methodist Episcopal Church in Pendleton County, WV. Teacher at the Valley Furnace School in Barbour Co., WV. He was also a lawyer.
During the Civil War he was in Ellett's Company, Virginia Light Artillery (Crenshaw Battery)
- ↑ West Virginia. Auditor, and Edgar Barr Sims. Sims Index to Land Grants in West Virginia. (Charleston, West Virginia).
Auvil, Henry D. 58 (acres) Brushy Fork (Barbour County) 1853 1 (book) 131 (page)
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Shaffer, John W. Union and Confederate Soldiers and Sympathizers of Barbour County, West Virginia. (Genealogical Publishing Com).
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 Find A Grave.
Henry D Auvil Burial: Ketterman Cemetery, Seneca Rocks, Pendleton County, West Virginia, USA
- Wallace, Lee A. A guide to Virginia military organizations, 1861-1865. (Lynchburg, Virginia: H.E. Howard, c1986), 19.
Capt. Thomas Ellet's Co., Va. Light Arty
Crenshaw's Battery; formerly Capt. William Crenshaw's Co. Va. Light Arty; enlisted March 14, 1862 for three (3) years or the war; disbanded April 9, 1865. It was known as Crenshaw's Battery after Captain Crenshaw's resignation; served in Walker's and Pegram's Battalions, Reserve Arty.
Captains: William Graves Crenshaw [resigned April 15, 1863], Thomas Ellet [to Captain November 2, 1863, to rank from April 15, 1863].
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 Muster Roll, in Company Muster Roll Ellett's Company Virginia Light Artillery HD Auvil 1863, 31 Dec 1863, Primary quality.
image Remarks: "bounty due"
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