MILITARY SERVICE: Co. D 17th Regiment South Carolina infantry, CSA. CENSUS: 1870 South Carolina, Chester Co., Hazelwood Twp. lists the following family: William Gaston, age 35, born in South Carolina; Agnes Gaston, age 26, born in South Carolina; Mary Gaston, age 3, born in South Carolina; Martha Gaston, age 1, born in South Carolina. BURIED: Concord Cemetery. His body was interred at Chester Co., South Carolina
. He married Elizabeth Bigham
was born at South Carolina
on 12 May 1837. He was the son of Ebenezer Gaston
and Mary W. (?)
. He married Elizabeth Agnes Corder
at South Carolina
in 1866. William died on 15 January 1894 at age 56.