Rank: Captain

Company: B

Unit Served: 8th South Carolina Infantry

William Ashmead Courtenay
Birth: Feb. 4, 1831 Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 17, 1908 Columbia, South Carolina, USA

Served in the Confederate Army 1861-1865. Mayor of Charleston, S.C., 1880-1887. President of the Chamber of Commerce 1885-1888. In 1887 he was elected a Trustee of the Peabody Education Board.

Family links:
Children:
Julia Courtenay Richardson (1875 – 1960)*

Burial:
Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/23275/william-ashmead-courtenay
http://courtenaysociety.org/wac.htm
http://www.geneagraphie.com/getperson.php?personID=I42914&tree=1