Wriston, Austin - Company H - PC#469705 - born  20 Apr 1837 Raleigh Co. VA - died 20 Mar 1917 Dotham WV - married #1 Sarah Frances Blake 4 Mar 1869 Fayette Co. WV - married #2 Leathe Ann Goad 11 Oct 1878 - children: Margaret E. born 3 Feb 1870; Rosa B. 1 May 1872; Lee L. 21 Nov 1873; Baby born about 1876 died infancy; Delia S. 8 Feb 1879; John H. 24 May 1880; James A. 14 Oct 1881; George Washington 6 Apr 1883; Isaiah G. 4 Mar 1885; Hiram B. 5 Jul 1880; Samuel S. 9 Apr 1888; Benjamin H. 25 Apr 1890; Fannie Jane 17 Feb 1892; Girtie Eveline 14 Mar 1895; and Andrew Jackson 16 Jul 1902

 

Wriston, Floyd - Company H - WC#19195 - enlisted 1 Sep 1861 Raleigh Co. VA - 6’1”tall, dark complexion, dark eyes, dark hair - born about 1838 Raleigh Co. VA - died 10 Apr 1862 Buffalo VA- married Diana Catherine Ewing 16 Jun 1859 Fayette Co. VA, Diana married later Daniel Stover 16 Nov 1864 Kanawha Co. - Floyd and Diana had one child who died at 14 months

 

Wriston, Henry - Company H - PC#144458, WC#263614 - enlisted 1 Sep 1861 Raleigh Co. - 5’8”tall, fair complexion, black eyes, sandy hair - shot in The Battle of Rocky Gap 26 Aug 1863, also wounded or injured at Lynchburg and during the Salem Raid - died 4 Apr 1889 - married Susan A. Dunbar 6 Mar 1868 - children: Caleb Andrew born 2 Mar 1874; Cynthia Adaline born 8 Sep 1876; John Richard born 27 Aug 1881; and Michael G. born 8 Aug 1887

 

Wriston, Isaac - Company H - enlisted 1 Sep 1861 Raleigh Co. VA - 5’10”tall, fair complexion, grey eyes, light hair - born about 1841 Raleigh Co. VA

 

Wriston, Isaac R. - Company H - MC#244195 - enlisted 12 Sep 1861 Mud River - 5’8”tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair - born about 1837 Fayette Co. VA son of Robert and Kiziah Wriston- died 8 Apr 1866 age 29 years - captured 30 Aug 1862 at the Battle of Bull Run - paroled P.O.W. 13 Sep 1862 Aikens Landing VA -  siblings: Anderson born 28 Mar 1852; Jemima 19 Sep 1854; Reason 27 Mar 1858; and Manda Jane 16 Feb 1866 - lived Clear Creek WV

 

Wriston, James - Company G - PC#268666, WC#350536 - enlisted 12 Sep 1861 Mud River VA - 5’8”tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair - born about 1837 Fayette Co. VA - died 30 Aug 1888 - buried at Moles Family Cem. Raleigh Co. WV - captured at Bull Run 30 Aug 1862 - paroled P.O.W. 13 Sep 1862 Aikens Landing - married Rebecca Moles 3 Jan 1861 - children in pension: Rebecca Susan born 29 Mar 1875; Mary Ann 10 Nov 1877; Melissa Margaret 15 Jun 1879; Rosa McClellan 10 Apr 1883; and Geneva Stover

 

Wriston, James - Company H - PC#122793 - enlisted 1 Sep 1861 Raleigh Co. VA - 6’0”tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, dark hair - born about 1840 Raleigh Co. VA son of Zachariah and Naomi - died 1 Sep 1906 - wounded in both hands 20 Jun 1864 near Salem VA - married Rebecca Wriston daughter of John and Nancy Wriston 9 Oct 1863 Matville WV - lived Clear Creek Raleigh Co. - daughter Almira born 4 Mar 1871

 

Wriston, Patterson -  enlisted 14 Sep 1861 Raleigh Co. - 5’9”tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair - born about 1843 Raleigh Co. VA - captured 8 Apr 1864 Winchester VA - sent to Andersonville Prison in Georgia

 

Wriston, William A. - Company H - PC#139715 - enlisted 1 Sep 1861 Raleigh Co. - 5’9”tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair - born about 1836 Raleigh Co. VA - was chasing rebel scouts near the Penn. border when his horse took a fall receiving a broken wrist

 

Wynes, William - Company F - PC#391354, WC#871799 - enlisted 3 Dec 1862 Coalsmouth - 5’6”tall, light complexion, chestnut eyes, light hair - born about 1841 Kanawha Co. VA - died 25 Oct 1918 Sissonville WV

 

Young, Andrew J. - Company A - PC#72363 - 5’4”tall, dark complexion, dark eyes, dark hair - born about 1842 Kanawha Co. VA - died 11 Feb 1865 Kanawha Co. WV

 

Young, Charles A. - Company K - PC#931497 - enlisted 3 Sep 1864 Charleston - 5’7”tall, fair complexion, grey eyes, dark hair - born about 1846 Kanawha Co. VA - died 19 Feb 1923 Malden WV - married Margaret W.J. Miller 24 Mar 1864 Kanawha Co.

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