James Burton Sauls

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Rank - Private
Company - I
Regiment - 31 and Company K, 22 Regiment
Born - ca 1825
Died - 5 May 1864 at Petersburg, VA
Township - Panther Branch

James Burton Sauls first enlisted on 18 September 1861 in Auburn, NC at age 37 and was present until captured at Roanoke Island, NC on 8 February 1862.  He was paroled at Elizabeth City, NC on 21 February 1862 and then was discharged on 15 September 1862 for being over age.  He next enlisted in Rockingham County, NC on 23 March 1863.   He was killed in a battle at Wilderness, VA.  Private Sauls was married to Edith Parrish and the father of  about seven children.

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