|. Reuben Bond, 1823 - 1863, s/o Nathan Bond
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
23 Reuben Bond,6 2 (Nathan,5,Stephen,4,Joseph,3,Benjamin,2,Edward,1)
. b 16 Jun 1823 Va; d ca 25 Jul 1863 Vicksburg, Miss in Civil War. Acc to Reuben's grandson Loman Bond, "old man Lindsey of Car-
. roll County was with Reuben when he died. Acc to Mr Lindsey, Reuben had been wounded, treated, recovered and returned to
. his unit, got cold and wet from rain and sleet, took the "fever" and died of pneumonia at a place far from home."
. See picture of Reuben's and Mary's tombstone below.
. m 10 Jul 1845 Carroll Co, Va to Mary Dickens, b 22 Jan 1830 Va, d 19 Mar 1873 Carroll Co, "age 42, of fever", bur Dr Jesse Dick-
. ens Cem, Carroll Co, d/o Jesse Dickens (#4) and Susannah Webb (Susan) (d/o Henry Webb).
. Her name was Mary Jane Dickens Bond
. 1850 Carroll Co census, 11th Dist, p 327, #145/145, Reubin Bond,27 Va, farmer, Mary,20 Va.
. 1859 Carroll Co Deed Bk 7, p; 149: Reuben bond purchased 290 acres from Jesse Dickens.
. 1860 Carroll Co census, p 805, #255/256, Reuben Bond,36 Va, farmer, $1000, $150, Mary,31 Va, Jessee G.,8 Va, Nathan D.,5 Va,
. James R.,3 Va, Sarah E.,2/12 Va.
. 1862, 3 Apr: Reuben Bond, Carroll Co, Va militia, was mustered into service in Smith County, Va, in service 10 days.
. Reuben Bond was on a list of Carroll Co, Va militia, File Number M382 roll 5.
.. 1863, 4 Jul: List of Confederates Captured at Vicksburg, Mississippi: Reuben Bond, serving in Botetourt Co, Va. Art, in hospital
. C.S.A. He was captured by the Union Army, and was on a Roll of Prisoners of War in hospitals and paroled at Vicksburg 16
. Jul 1863. This is apparently not the Reuben Bond of Carroll Co, Va, but perhaps the one mentioned below who d 8 Dec 1863
. Gettysburg. If so the Union Army captured him, released him, and a few months later he died while serving at Gettysburg.
. And, if so, there were two Reuben Bonds serving at Vicksburg.
. 1870 census, Mary not located.
. There was another Reuben Bond, who died at Gettysburg, Pa on 8 Dec 1863. He was a private in Capt Douthat's Co of the Bote-
. tourt, Va light artillery, which served as Co H 28th Regiment Va Infantry, known as the "mountain Rifles". Apparently the same
. Reuben Bond who was in Johnson Company, Va Art. Also poss the same Reuben Bond captured at Vicksburg, Miss, see above.
231 1. Jesse Gordon Bond, b 18 Aug 1851 Carroll Co, m(1) Mary Jane McMillan, m(2) Luemma Guynn (Em).
. (Ref below gives his middle name as Goodson)
232 2. Nathan Dudley Bond (Nate), b 26 Mar 1854 Carroll Co, m Victoria McMillan.
. He was b 27 Mar 1854 acc to Ref below, but 26 Mar acc to his death cert.
. 3. James R. W. Bond, b 22 Jun 1857 Va.
. He may be confused with his 1st cousin James R. Bond (#222), b 7 May 1858 Carroll Co, s/o James Bond and Margaret B.
. Mitchell. That James m Martha Jane N. Johnston.
. 1870 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 448, #366/368, James R. Bond,12 Va, living with his step-grandmother Nancy Goad
. 1880 census, James not located, unless he is same as follows:
. 1880 Pulaski Co census, Dublin, p 224A, #336/338, James M. Bond,21 Va, boarder, works on farm, living with Isaac L. and
. Sarah E. Johnston family.
. 4. Sarah Elizabeth Bond, b 11 Feb 1860 Carroll Co, d 11 Jun 1940 Wyco, Wyoming Co, WVa, m 2 Dec 1880 Carroll Co to
. John Aster Goad (#B13), b 24 Jul 1857 Carroll Co, d 21 Mar 1939 Camp Creek, Mercer Co, WVa, s/o Hiram Goad and
. Rebecca Sutphin (d/o John S. Sutphin (#21) and Celia Hylton).
. 1870 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 426, #48/48, Sarah E. Bond,10 Va, living with John and Hannah Webb (#4).
. 1880 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 24A, #42/42, Sarah E. Bonds,18, servant with James and Caroline Webb (#41) family.
. Family moved to Mercer Co, WVa.
. 5. George Washington Bond, b 27 Sep 1862 Va.
. 1870 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 431, #123/124, George W. Bond,7 Va, living with George and Joannah Quesinberry.
. 1880 census, George not located.
. Ref: 1. "The Bond Family Heritage", 1993, Rebecca Bond Moore.
. 2. www.findagrave.com, info by Donna Sutphin Armentrout.
|. Picture from www.findagrave.com
. Added by Donna Sutphin Armentrout