Located on the grounds of the Appomattox Court House National Historic
Information for this cemetery was extracted from the publication,
"The Confederate Cemetery at Appomattox", by Patrick A.
Schroeder, 1999, published by Patrick A. Schroeder Publications. There
is a wealth of information about those buried here, and of the battle
resulting in the surrender of the Confederate Forces. Copies of this
book can be purchased online from The
Buried here are the remains of 19 Confederate Soldiers, of whom only
8 are known. They died in the last few days of the war.
Ashby, John William, of Stone Bridge, Clarke County, d. 9 Apr
1865, Co. I. 12th Virginia Cavalry
Demesme, Oscar, enlisted 13 Sep 1861, Co. D. Donaldsonville
Douglas, J. W.
Hicks, Alanson B., d. 9 Apr 1865, Co. D. 26th Virginia Infantry,
enlisted 28 May 1861 at Mathews Court House, Virginia
Hogan, John A., d. 10 Apr 1865, Co. E. 26th Georgia Infantry,
enlisted on 20 May 1861 in Brunswick
Hutchins, Jesse H., d. 8 Apr 1865, Co. H. 5th Alabama Battalion
Infantry, enlisted 15 Apr 1861 at Livingston, Alabama
Macon, Miles Cary, d. 8 Apr 1865, 38th Battalion Virginia Artillery,
enlisted 25 Apr 1861 at 23 yrs. in Richmond
Winn, Francis M., d. 9 Apr 1865, Co. E. 9th Georgia Artillery,
enlisted 6 May 1862 in Atlanta