Levi Harris Gammon – 2nd Great Grandfather
Private, 53rd Virginia Infantry, Company E – the “Davy Logan Guards”
Enlisted on April 20, 1862 at Suffolk, Va. Description: 5′ 10½”, light complexion, gray hair, blue eyes. Captured at Five Forks on April 1, 1865. Released from Point Lookout, Md on June 28, 1865.
Levi married Elizabeth Scarce in 1871 as shown above in their marriage license. There are no known photos of Levi H. Gammon and we don’t know where he is buried. His date of death is found on a page of an old family Bible.