.                  Reuben Bond, 1823 - 1863, s/o Nathan Bond
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

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.

.          issue:

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)

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
.                         Dickens.
.                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