Birth: Jan. 1, 1830.
Death: Jul. 24, 1861.
Wife: Mary E. Bellotte (1832 - 1911).
Children: Mary Tallulah Bellotte (1858 - 1863), Willie Lewis Bellotte (1860 - 1863).
Burial: Mount Zion Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Sandy Springs, Anderson County, South Carolina.
Civil War Veteran.
Third Lieutenants. Bellotte, Michael Alexander, joined for duty and enrolled at Pendleton, June 2, 1861 ; mustered into Confederate service, at Columbia, June 7, 1861 ; reported on muster roll of August 3l, 1861, as at general hospital by order of the Surgeon, and as said to have died July 24, 1861.*
*The unofficial compilation says he died at Culpeper, Va., July 22, 1861, from a wound received from the accidental discharge of a shell at Stone Bridge, Va.
Author. Its also reported he died at the Battle of First Menassas