picture of Decatur Teague sometime before his death at the Battle of Resaca. Buried at Marietta National Battlefield Cemetery
Headstone of G Jeff Edgins (see newspaper article and historical marker as well). G. Jeff Edgins was born in South Carolina and was buried in Alabama.
Cherokee County, Alabama historic marker about G. Jeff Edgins who was reputed to be a member of the battery that fired the first shot at Fort Sumter (April 12 1861), which began the Civil War.
Jeff Edgins (GJ Edgins), was among the first to fire a shot in the Civil War (at Fort Sumter, South Carolina). This is an article from an Alabama newspaper circa 1950 about GJ Edgins, a member of the battery to fire the first shot of the Civil War.