ELIJAH SLAY, son of Alexander Slay, Sr. and Elizabeth (McLean) Slay
Captain, Co. C, 16th Mississippi Infantry - "Crystal Springs Southern Rights Rifles"
Battle of Cold Harbour, Virginia
The following letters and notes written by Capt. Elijah Slay in 1862-3 were transcribed by Frances (Matthews) Liptrap. Dr. George Edgar "Ed" Jones of Madison, Mississippi also made comments and gave the materials to Brad Jeffreys, Slay researcher.
~below are transcriptions of letters and notes written by Capt Elijah Slay