Contributed by David C Hardigree
John S. Hardigree was born in 1844 and died 13 September 1863 at Fort Delaware, DE. He died of measles while in prison. In addition to his brother James, who also served in Co. L, 3rd Georgia Vol. Inf., he had two other brothers, David I. Hardigree and George Franklin Hardigree. Both of them served with the 16th Georgia Vol. Inf., Co. B. David I. surrendered at Appomattox. George Franklin was captured at Farmersville, Virginia on April 6, 1865 and was released at Newport News, Virginia on June 25. He was my Great-Great-Grandfather.