Reuben K. Gurganus
Aged: 75 years
Reubin K Gurganus is described as dark complexion, dark eyes and hair, about 5 foot 10 and 1/2 inches. Ruebin was born in Martin County, North Carolina but resided and farmed in Johnston County, North Carolina. It appears he went Johnston County, North Carolina between 1840 and 1850. He enlisted in the Confederate Army at age 52, on 31 May 1861 as a private in Company E., 24th regiment, N.C. Troops. He was discharged on 18 Jan 1862 by reason of old age, deafness, and general disability.