16 September 1829–6 July 1864 (Age 34)
Sampson, North Carolina, United States
When Samuel R Register was born on 16 September 1829, in Sampson, North Carolina, United States, his father, Burrell Register, was 44 and his mother, Mary Merritt, was 42. He married Arabella Merritt on 13 January 1856, in Sampson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Duplin, North Carolina, United States in 1860. He registered for military service in 1863. He died on 6 July 1864, in Petersburg, Virginia, United States, at the age of 34, and was buried in Evergreen, Columbus, North Carolina, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
The battle of Petersburg began on 15 Jun 1864 and raged until 2 April 1865, nearing the end of the Civil War on the 9th of April 1865. This battle was a long fought battle which entailed trenches. …