Confederate States Staff Officers – A Surnames

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List of Staff Officers of the Confederate States Army 1861-1865

Surnames that start with A

  • Abercrombie, R. S., lieut., A. D. C. to Gen. J. H. Clanton, November 16,1863.
  • Abercrombie, Wiley, lieut., A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. S. G. French, August 11, 1864.
  • Abernathy, John T., special volunteer commissary in department commanded by Brig. Gen. G. J. Pillow, November 22, 1861.
  • Abrams, W. D., capt., I. F. T. to Lieut. Gen. Lee, June 11, 1864.
  • Adair, Walter T., surg. 2d Cherokee Regt., staff of Col. Wm. P.
  • Adair. Adams, , lieut., to Gen. Gano, 1862.
  • Adams, B. C., Capt., A. C. S., April 27, 1862; maj., C. S., staff General Bodes, July, 1863; ordered to report to Lieut. Col. R. G. Cole, June 15, 1864.
  • Adams, C., lieut., O. O. to Gen. R. V. Richardson, March, 1864.
  • Adams, Carter, maj., C. S., staff Gen. Bryan Grimes, 1865.
  • Adams, Charles W., col., A. I. G. to Maj. Gen. T. C. Hindman, October 6, 1862, to March 4, 1863.
  • Adams, James M., capt., A. A. G., Hoke’s division, May 2,1863 maj., August 31 to November 4, 1864.
  • Adams, John D., maj., vol. aid to Brig. Gen. Fagan, 1864.
  • Adams, Joseph M., maj., Q. M. to Brig. Gen. John Bratton.
  • Adams, O. F., Capt., A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. C. D. Anderson, August, 1864.
  • Adams, R. H. T., capt., S. O. to Maj. Gen. A. P. Hill, May to July, 1862, January to November, 1868.
  • Adams, Thomas P., maj., C. S. to Brig. Gen. John Adams, January 11, 1863.
  • Adams, Warren, first lieut., A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. R. G. M. Dunovant, of South Carolina Army, April, 1861.
  • Addison, ______, Mr., V. A. .D. C. to Maj. Gen. J. C. Breckinridge, August, 1862.
  • Aiken, D. Wyatt, adj. 7th South Carolina Infy., April, 1861, to April, 18625 elected col. of the regiment, 1862.
  • Airey, Fred. W., A. A. G. to Col. A. Reichard, commanding Adams’ brigade, March 31, 1863.
  • Aldrich, A. P., lieut. col., Q. M. to Brig. Gen. M. L. Bonham, March, 1861.
  • Aldrich, L. G., capt., A. A. G. to Gen. J. E. Slaughter, October 29, 1862, November, 1863.
  • Alexander, B. J., maj., C. S. (P. A. C. S.), staff Col. J. J. Neely, May, 1864.
  • Alexander, Cyrus, brig. surg., staff of Brig. Gen. J. D. Imboden, August 1, 1862. Resigned September 4, 1863.
  • Alexander, E. P., capt., Engr. Corps, April 2, 1861; assigned to command of artillery at Richmond, Va., June 28, 1861; S. O. to Gen. G. T. Beauregard, June 29 to July 8, 1861; lieut. col., C. O., Army of Northern Virginia, from August to December, 1862; lieut. col, C. O. to Gen. R. E. Lee, March 6, 1863; col., A. C. A. to Lieut. Gen. Longstreet, September 25, 1863, to February 26, 1864; brig. gen. of artillery, February 26, 1864; brig. gen., C. A. Longstreet’s corps, Army of Northern Virginia, until close of war.
  • Alexander, G. W., capt., A. A. G. to Gen. J. H. Winder, June 12, 1862; resigned December 31, 1864.
  • Alexander, James H., capt., S. O. at Fort Caswell, May 26,1862 ; C. S. 0. to Beauregard, April 28, 1863; maj., A. A. G. to Gen. Gilmer, September 14, 1863; resigned September 14, 1863.
  • Alexander, J. C., lieut., A. A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. L. M. Walker, April 9, 1862.
  • Alexander, James M., surg., 33d Tennessee Vols., November 26, 1861, staff of Col. Alex. W. Campbell.
  • Alexander, Lee M., surg. med. director, staff of S. B. Maxey, June 1863.
  • Alexander, William F., maj., Q. M. to Gen. Toombs, July 19, 1861 ; A. A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. Robert Toombs, June, 1862.
  • Alexander, W. T., Capt., A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. Henry L. Benning, 1863.
  • Allan, William, col., C. O. to Lieut. Gen. R. S. Ewell, July, 1863.
  • Allen, A. M., maj., C. S. Second District, Columbus, Ga.
  • Alien, B. H., Capt., A. A. G. to Gen. E. K. Smith, November 12, 1862.
  • Allen, George Davidson, capt., A. D. C., staff of Brig. Gen. Henry B. Davidson.
  • Allen, George W., lieut. col., A. D. C. to Gen. Sterling Price, August 12, 1861.
  • Allen, Henry W., col., judge on military court of Lieut. Gen. J. C. Pemberton, February 13, 1863.
  • Allen, J. F., capt., A. C. S. to Brig. Gen. Robert H. Anderson, 1863.
  • Allen, John, capt., A. A. G. staff Gen. Wm. McComb.
  • Allen, John, maj., Q. M. to Brig. Gen. Sam. R. Anderson, July 9, 1861; promoted May, 1862.
  • Allen, John C., capt., 16th Georgia Cav. Bat., A. Q. M. in E. Tennessee, December 10, 1863.
  • Allen, W. L., lieut., O. O. to Brig. Gen. Benj. G. Humphreys, 1863.
  • Allen, W. M., lieut., O. O. to Brig. Gen. Wm. Barksdale, 1862.
  • Allensworth, A. J., maj., Q. M. staff of Gen. William McComb, March 2, 1865.
  • Allison, A., O. O. to Gen. Smith, November 20, 1864.
  • Allison, Dixon A., capt., A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. George G. Dibrell, October, 1863.
  • Allison, J. D., capt.., O. O. to Maj. Gen. J. P. McCown when temporarily commanding Army of the West, June 21, 1862; January 1, 1863.
  • Allison, T. F. P., capt., A. I. G. to Brig. Gen. T. H. Bell, 1861.
  • Allston, Ben., capt., A. A. A. G. to Gen. Simms’ brigade, April, 1861; col., A. I. G. to Lieut. Gen. E. Kirby Smith, March 10, 1863.
  • Alston, R. A., capt., A. A. G. to Col. John H. Morgan, June, 1862; capt., V. A. D. C. to Maj. Gen. B. F. Cheatham, December 30, 1862, to January 1, 1863.
  • Alston, T. P., capt., A. A. G. to Col. D. H. Hamilton, commanding 2d Brigade, Light Division, April, 1863.
  • Alston, William A., lieut., A. D. C. to Maj. Gen. J. B. Magruder, September 16, 1861, to May 3, 1862; capt., A. A. G. to same October 23, 1862, to November, 1863.
  • Alvey, John F., capt., A. Q. M. Lieut.-Col. H. M. Beckley’s 45th Virginia Inf. Battalion, A. Q. M. Tazewell County, Va., December 10, 1863.
  • Ambler, John, capt., A. Q. M. to commanding officer at Harper’s Ferry (Col. T. J. Jackson), May 21, 1861.
  • Anderson, Archer, capt., A. A. G. to Gen. Trimble, September 2,1861; capt., V. A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. J. R. Trimble, October, 1861; 1862 transferred to Longstreet’s staff; maj., A. A. G. to Maj. Gen. T. H. Holmes February 6, June and July, 1862; maj., A. A. G. to Maj. Gen. D. H. Hill, July to September, 1862, December, 1862; lieut. col., A. A. G. to Maj. Gen. D. H. Hill, Army of Tennessee, August 3, 1863; lieut. col., A. A. G. to Gem J. E. Johnston, 1865.
  • Anderson, A. G., maj., C. S. to Brig. Gen. F. M. Cockrell, October 14, 1563; maj., C. S. to Brig. Gen. S. G. Frecuh, Polk’s Corps, Army of Tennessee, June and July, 1864.
  • Anderson, Charles W., Capt., A. D. C. to Maj. Gen. N. B. Forrest, January 24 to June 23, 1864.
  • Anderson, Clifford, capt., A. A. G., to report to Gen. R. E. Lee, November 2, 1863.
  • Anderson, C. Samuel, lieut., Co. D, 6th Missouri Infy., A. A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. F. M. Cockrell, February 29, 1864.
  • Anderson, Edward C., maj., Q. M. at Savannah, Ga., November 14, 1861.
  • Anderson, Edward C., jr., first lieut., A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. H. W. Mercer, November 16, 1861 maj. cav., 1862; col. 7th Georgia Cav., 1863.
  • Anderson, E. Willoughby, lieut., C. S. Engrs., V. A. D. C. to Maj. Gen. Benjamin Huger, June and July, 1862; O. O. Army Northern Virginia, March 10, 1863.
  • Anderson, John H., col., V. A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. B. R. Johnson, April 6 and 7, 1862.
  • Anderson, J. M., col., V. A. D. C. with Col. G. W. Baylor, April 7, May 18, 1864; V. A. D. C. Major’s brigade, April, 1864.
  • Anderson, Joseph W., maj., C. A. to Maj. Gen. C. L. Stevenson, 1863; promoted, January 28, 1863; killed May, 1863.
  • Anderson, H. M., V. A. D. C. to Ma j. Gen. C. L. Stevenson, 1862; relieved, 1862.
  • Anderson, McKenzie, first lieut., A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. John Bratton; A. D. C. to Gen. R. H. Anderson.
  • Anderson, Robert H., capt., A. D. U. and A. A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. W. H. T. Walker, June, 1861; Maj., A. A. G. to Walker, September 4, 1861; Maj., A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. J. H. Trapier, September 3, 1861, to March 28, 1862 resigned as A. A. G., October 30, 1862; col. 5th Ga. Cav. brig. gen.; July 26, 1864.
  • Anderson, R. M., lieut., O. O. to Brig. Gen. J. R. Cooke, July 16, 1863.
  • Anderson, Robert W:, lieut., A. D. C. to Gen. G. B. Anderson, July 11, 1862.
  • Anderson, S. L., lieut., with Col. Charles De Morse, April 18 to 23, 1864.
  • Anderson, S. S., maj., A. A. G. to Maj. Gen. Benjamin Huger, February, 1862; lieut. col., A. A. G. to same, June and July, 1862; lieut. col., adjt. gen. to Gen. Holmes; transferred Mississippi Department, September 28, 1862; A. A; G. to Maj. Gen. R. Taylor, District Western Louisiana, November 13, 1862; heat. col., A. A. G. to Lieut. Gen. E. Kirby Smith, May 30, 1863; col., A. A. G. to same, Jane 13, 1864, until close of war.
  • Anderson, Thomas F., adjt., A. A. A. G. to Col. Stand Watie, 1st Cherokee Regt.
  • Anderson, W., capt., O. O. to Brig. Gen.-Patton Anderson, January 1, 1863.
  • Anderson, William L, Iieut., A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. A. Rust, March 29, 1862; first lieut., A. D. C. to Maj. Gen. J. F. Fagan, September 18, 1864.
  • Anderson, Walker, first lieut., A. A. A. G. to Maj. Gen. T. C. Hindman, August 14, 1862.
  • Anderson, William, surg., Hospital Cantey, District of Gulf, October 23, 1864.
  • Anderson, William F., lieut., O. O. to J. O. Shelby, October 1, 1862; Capt., O. O. to same, September 18, 1864.
  • Anderson, William 3., maj., Q. M. (depot) to Gen. Polk, September 2, 1861; same to Brig. Gen. J. B. Villepigue, June 9, 1862. Maj., Q. M. to Brig. Gen. C. D. Anderson July, 1864.
  • Anderson. W. H., surg., M. P. Okolona, Miss., July 24, 1862.
  • Andrews, E. J. lieut., A. C. O. to Gen. S. B. Maxey, August, 1862, January, 1865.
  • Andrews, Garnett, second lieut., A. A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. H. R. Jackson, August 3, 1861. Capt., A. A. G. to Gen. Gardner, October 29, 1862. Maj., A. A. G. to Elzey, July 14, 1863; resigned, May 4, 1864; revoked, June 27, 1861.
  • Andrews, P. B., second lieut., A. I. G. to Brig. Gen. B. R. Johnson, July 23, 1862.
  • Andrews, Robert C., lieut., A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. S. B. Maxey, March 24, 1862; continued on staff of Maj. Gen. Maxey, April 18, 1864, April, 1865.
  • Andrews, R. Snowden, maj., O. O. with chief of ordnance, at Richmond, October 15, 1862.
  • Anglade, J. G., A. A. A. G. to Maj. Gen. F. K. Zollicoffer, June, 1861. Archer, A., Capt., A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. George E. Pickett, May to July, 1862.
  • Archer, James, capt., O. O. Staff Gen. William McComb, 1864.
  • Archer, James W., capt., O. O. to Brig. Gen. S. G. French, at Wilmington, N. C., October, 1862 ; Capt., O. O. to Brig. Gen. H. Heth ; O. O. at Goldsborough, IN. C., January 20, 1863; capt. of arty., O. O. Army Northern Virginia, with Lieut. Col. Baldwin, September 28, 1863.
  • Archer, Robert Harris, appointed capt. recruiting service, P. A. C. S., September 23, 1861; lieut. col. 55th Virginia Regt. and inspector of Virginia Volunteers, October 1, 1861; capt., A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. James J. Archer, appointed June 13, 1862; capt., A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. J. J. Archer, March to May, 1863.
  • Archer, K. P., capt., A. Q. M., West Point, Va., December 17, 1861.
  • Archer, William M., first lieut., O. O. First Division, Army of Northern Virginia, June 20, 1862.
  • Archer, William S., lieut., O. O. with Maj. G. U. Mayo, Jackson, Miss , April 29,1863; lieut., C. S. Army, 0. 0. to Brig. Gen. J. R. Chalmers, May 22, 1863.
  • Armistead, C. G., capt., Pay Q. M., C. S. Army, Demopolis, Ala., September 26, 1863.
  • Armistead, Frank S., lieut., A. A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. James Longstreet, July, 1861; A. A. G. to L. A. Armistead, April 28, 1862.
  • Armistead, W. Keith, lieut., A. D. C. to Gen. L. A. Armistead, February 19, 1863.
  • Armstead, _____, capt., 0. 0. to Maj. Gen. W. W. Loring, March, 1863.
  • Armstrong, Frank W., lieut., C. S. Army, A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. Ben. McCulloch, August 12, 1861, to March 6, 1862; A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. Ben. McCulloch, September 4, 1861.
  • Armstrong, H. C., capt., A. D. C. to Gen. Ross, December 21, 1863-’65, and April 20, 1864 lieut., A. D. C. to same.
  • Armstrong, James D., maj., A. A. G. to Gen. T. J. Jackson, April 11, 1862.
  • Armstrong, James L., maj., C. S., assigned Army of Tennessee, November 20, 1864.
  • Armstrong, James T., maj., O. O. to Maj. Gen. J. F. Fagan, September 18, 1864.
  • Armstrong, William H., capt., A. C. S. 61st. Tennessee Regt., Lee’s brigade, Smith’s division, Second Military District, February 7, 1863.
  • Armstrong, W. J., maj., C. S. to Gen. A. L. Long, September 24, 1863. Armstrong, W. S., asst. surg., Negro Warehouse, District of Gulf, October 23, 1864.
  • Arnall, C. S., acjt. 5th Virginia Regt., A. A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. E. F. Paxton, December, 1862; lieut., __, to Brig. Gen. J. A. Walker, July, 1863.
  • Arnold, George, first lieut., Subordinate Nitre Corps, October 17, 1862.
  • Arrington, James P., lieut., A. D. C. to Maj. Gen. R. E. Bodes, March 12 to July, 1863.
  • Arrington, Robert O., first lieut., A. D. C. staff Gen. A. L. Long, November 16, 1863; February, 1864; retired March 5, 1865.
  • Ashe, John Grange, lieut., A. A. G. to Brig. Gen. R. Ransom, jr., June to July, 1862 September, 1862.
  • Ashe, Samuel A., lieut., C. A. to Brig. Gen. W. H. C. Whiting, afterwards to Maj. Gen. T. H. Holmes, May 1, 1861; capt., A. A. G. to Gen. Pender, July 12, 1862 resigned, November 1, 1862; lieut., O. O. at Fayetteville, N. C., with Maj. F. L. Childs, August 25, 1863.
  • Ashe, William L., maj.. Q. M., July 17, 1861; col., Q. M., Richmond, Va., September 25, 1861.
  • Atkins, Ben. F., col., V. A. D. C. to Brig. Gen. James R. Chalmers, July 21, 1863.
  • Atkins, George S., maj., Q. M. to Brig. Gen. William A. Quarles, November 20, 1864.
  • Atkins, George T., capt., A. Q. M. 4th Kentucky Regt. Cav. ; A. Q. M. in E. Tennessee, December 10, 1863.
  • Atkins, John D., A. Q. M. at Appalachicola, September, 1861.
  • Atkins, R. G., capt., A. A. G. to Gen. Cooper May 2, 1863; resigned, April 9, 1864.
  • Atkinson, ____, capt., V. A. D. C. to Maj. Gen. L. McLaws, May, 1862.
  • Atwell, W. H., capt., A. C. S., 7th Tenn. Inf., staff Brig. Gen. H. Heth.
  • Auguste, Albert N., maj., C. S. to Brig. Gen. J. C. Tappan; appointed February, 1863 died, 1864.
  • Augustin, Numa, maj., V. A. D. C. to Gen. G. T. Beauregard, April 6, 1862.
  • Austin, W. F., A. I. G. of State of Texas, May 7, 1861.
  • Avent, B. W., maj., surg. staff of Brig. Gen. Sam. R. Anderson, July 9, 1861 transferred, June, 1862.
  • Avent, W. F., capt., A. Q. M. to Brig. Gen. James R. Chalmers, March 10, 1863; C. Q. M. Fifth Military District, April 7, 1863 ; capt., Pay Q. M. to Brig. Gen. James R. Chalmers, July 21,1863 ordered to report to Maj. A. B. Cooke, C. P. M., February 3, 1864.
  • Avery, A. C., maj., A. A. G.; staff of Gen. D. H. Hill, December 5, 1862 A. I. G. to Maj. Gen. T. C. Hindman, July 23,1864; to report to Lieut. Gen. T. H. Holmes, July 25, 1864.
  • Ayer, W. F., maj., C. Q. M., serving with Army of Tennessee, November 20, 1864.
  • Ayres, _____, lieut., o, to Brig. Gen. A. Rust, October, 1862.
  • Ayres, G. W., maj., Q. M. at hospital, Dalton, Ga., 1863.


MLA Source Citation:

Confederate States of America. Army. List of staff officers of the Confederate States army. 1861-1865. Washington: Government Printing Office. 1891. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 22 November 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/military/confederate-states-staff-officers-a-surnames.htm - Last updated on Aug 26th, 2013


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