Monday, May 06, 2013

Albert C. Hornady.

Albert C. Hornady.

Birth: Jul. 22, 1824.
Death: Oct. 22, 1867.

Co K 4th Georgia Infantry CSA .

Albert was the son of Isaiah and Lavina Penelope Robinson Hornady. The 1850 census lists him as a dentist. On Sept. 26, 1855, he married Sarah "Sallie" E. Green, the daughter of Frederick J. Green, in Marion Co. He served in Co. K, 4th Georgia Inf., The Sumter Light Guards. Records indicate that he enlisted as a Sergeant, April 27, 1861. He resigned due to disability on February 9, 1863. His rank at that time was 1st Lieutenant. He was in some of the bloodiest battles in Virginia as well as Gettysburg. Albert and Sarah had the following


1. Edgar Butt Hornady b. Feb. 5, 1859.
2. Mary A. Hornady b. ca 1862.
3. William P. Hornady b. 1864.
4. Martha Leila Hornady DeWolf b. ca 1867.

Wife: Sarah E. Greene Hornady (1837 - 1918).

 Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery, Americus, Sumter County, Georgia.

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