Micah Jenkins Edit Profile
Graduate South Carolina. Military Academy, 1854.
Micah, Major General John M. A founder King’s Mountain Military School, Yorkville, South Carolina., 1855. An organizer, colonel 5th South Carolina. Regiment; commanded a brigade in 7 days battle around Richmond, Virginia.
Commanded a brigade at Battle of Seven Pines. Brigadier general at 2d Battle Bull Run, 1862. Commanded Hood’s div. at Battle of Chickamauga.
Accompanied General Longstreet to Tenn.
Married Caroline Jamison, 1856, 4 children, including Major.