Eldest son of Eugenius A. Nisbet and Amanda Melvina Fitzallen Battle. He married (1) Virginia Jones on 20 Sep 1849 in Ga. He married (2) Frances "Fannie" J. Evans on 18 Jan 1857 in Burke Co., GA. He was a planter in Houston Co., Ga. C.S.A. 4th Lt. Jackson's Artillery of Macon. He graduated from Oglethorpe University in 1844.
Children of 1st Marriage: *Bessie Nisbet - b. Sept 3, 1850 d. Dec 29, 1854 *Eugenius Nisbet - d. 1 yr old
Children of 2nd Marriage: *Virginia Jones Nisbet - b. 1857 d. 1878 *Laura Boykin Nisbet - b. May 1860 m. Robert H. Griener *Daniel Evans Nisbet - b. 1861 m. Jan 10, 1885, Nina Alice Greiner *Amanda Battle Nisbet
"Charles E. Nisbet, the oldest son of Hon. Eugenius A. Nisbet died very suddenly on his plantation in Houston county, of a congestive chill on Friday last, and was buried from the residence of his father in Macon, last Sunday evening. Mr. Nisbet was forty four years old and left behind a widow and an interesting young family."
The Atlanta Constitution; Atlanta, Georgia. September 23, 1870; Page One.
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice. -
Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C. Added: May. 26, 2014