9th Regiment, Virginia Cavalry (Confederate)
Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.
Company A (Stafford Rangers) -many men from Stafford County
Company B (Caroline Light Dragoons) - many men from Caroline County
Company C (Lee's Light Horse) - many men from Westmoreland County
Company D (Lancaster Cavalry: - many men from Lancaster County
Company E (Mercer Cavalry) - many men from Spotsylvania County
Company F ( Essex Light Dragoons) - many men from Essex County
Company G ( Lunenburg Light Dragoons) - many men from Lunenburg County
Company H (Lee's Rangers) - many men from King William County
Company I (Potomac Cavalry) - many men from King George County
- National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).