Willis P. Prevatt was Richard White's second cousin, four times removed.
Willis ("Willie") P. Prevatt was the second cousin of my great great
grandmother Clarissa Prevatt Davis. He was born in Robeson
North Carolina, in 1842. He was enrolled as a private in the
"Clay Valley Rangers," Company E, 51st North Carolina
Infantry Regiment in New Hanover County, North Carolina, on 25 May
1863. He died in a Confederate military hospital at Charleston,
South Carolina, on 28 August 1863.
Company E, 51st North Carolina State Troops