Laverty, Marion S. - Company H - PC#539305 - also served in Captain Turners State Guards - enlisted 23 Aug 1864 Charleston WV - 5’5” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair - born about 1846 Raleigh Co. VA son of Steel and Ann - married Elizabeth Combs daughter of William and Elizabeth - son Columbus born 10 Aug 1866- died 1870 - Steel Laverty unsuccessfully applied for this pension SA#465057

 

Lavis, William - Company K - enlisted 1 Nov 1862 Charleston - born about 1834 Kanawha Co. VA - 5’8” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, brown hair - killed in Battle of Droop Mountain 6 Nov 1863

 

Lawrence, James R. - Company B - PC#311393 - enlisted 2 Sep 1861 Peytona - discharged 1 Oct 1862 - 5’8” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, brown hair - born about 1832 Monroe Co. VA - lived Peytona Boone Co. WV - married Sarah

 

Lawrence, John W. - Company A - PC#941875, C#2563756 - enlisted 1 Aug 1863 - 5’7” tall, light complexion, grey eyes, dark hair - born 11 Mar 1848 Uniontown WV son of John and Sally Goodall Lawrence - died 8 May 1937 - married America DeJannett

 

Lawrence, Sprange - Company C - PC#640391 - promoted to 1st  Lt. - discharged 30 Jul 1864 - married Pauline A. Jenkins 15 Nov 1864 Kanawha Co. WV

 

Lawson, Joseph - Company G - enlisted 7 Apr 1862 Coalsmouth - 5’6” tall, dark complexion, blue eyes, dark hair - born about 1840 Cabell Co. VA- deserted 9 Jul 1862 Lury Valley VA with William Lawson- “joined Rebel Army”

 

Lawson, William - Company G - enlisted 7 Apr 1862 Coalsmouth - 5’8” tall, dark complexion, black eyes, dark hair - born about 1834 or 1838 Cabell Co. VA - deserted 9 Jul 1862 Lury Valley VA -  “May have joined Rebel Army”

 

Laxton, Thomas - Company I - PC#700778 - enlisted 17 Feb 1865 Point Pleasant WV - 5’9” tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, brown hair - born about 1834 Wyoming Co. VA - died Pineville WV

 

Layne, Robert - Company A - PC#553170 - enlisted 27 Jul 1861 Aultz VA - 6’1” tall, light complexion, blue eyes, light hair - born about 1841 Kanawha Co. VA - died 3 Jul 1925 Pocatalico WV- married Mary F. - children: Mahala; James; Robert; Julia; Rhoda; and John

 

Laynor, John - Company B - PC#342047, WC#227541 - enlisted 2 Sep 1861 Charleston WV - 5’5” tall, dark complexion, blue eyes, chestnut hair - born about 1817 Kings, Ireland

 

Laywell, John H. - Company I - PC#983631 - enlisted 12 Nov 1861 Wyoming Co. VA - 5’3” tall, fair complexion, grey eyes, sandy hair - born about 1843 Putnam Co. VA - died 7 Nov 1928 Cameron TX

 

Laywell, Milton - Company G - died 6 Apr 1862 Coalsmouth WV

 

Leadman, James J. - Company D - PC#1008583 - 5’7” tall, dark complexion, blue eyes, dark hair - born about 1841 Putnam Co. VA- died 15 Feb 1917 Winfield WV

 

Lee, Michael - Company D - 5’9” tall, light complexion, blue eyes, dark hair - born about 1845 Putnam Co. VA

 

Lee, Richard Henry - Company A - PC#495119 - enlisted 27 Jul 1861 Aultz VA - rank captain - was arrested and sent to Wheeling WV for court martial - A long and bitter trial followed and he was found guilty of numerous charges and dismissed from the service by virtue of general court martial in September 1864 by General Averril - Richard received a pension based on being a private in the U.S. Army during the war with Mexico - born 31 Aug 1825 - married Mary Ann Brooke Jenkins 10 May 1849 Charleston VA - they had two children but both died young

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