Missouri State Archives Soldiers' Records: War of 1812
Estes Andrew: Rank - Sergeant; Conflict- Civil War; Side - Union; Type of Unit - Calvalry; Organization - Missouri Volunteers; Name of Unit- 11th Regiment Cavalry Volunteers; Company - D; Record Group - Office of adjutant General; Series Title - Record of Service Card, Civil War, 1861-1865; Box -26; Reel - 5830.
Captain - Parsons; Enlisted - Mar 7, 1863; Where - spfield MO.; Mustered in Apr 2, 1863; Where - B. Brks MO; No remarks: Mustered out - July 27 1865; Where; N CL? SA.
Estes, Andrew; Conflict - Civil War; Side - Confederate; Name of Unit - 16th Missouri Cavalry; Type of Unit - Cavalry; Company - A; Commander - Colonel Johnson; Captain Charles Hawthorne; No Notes. Record Group- Office of adjuntant General; Series Title - Index of service records, Confederate 1861- 1865; Box - 100; Reel - s 730; Confirmation of Record: Battles:Springfield, Lexington, Pea Ridge,and Prairie Grove, and was taken prisoner near Fayetteville, Ark in 1863. he was confined at the latter place three weeks and was taken to Springfield, MO. where he remained until March 1863 when he enlisted in the U.S.A. CO "D" 11th MO. Cav. Col Wm D. Woods Cap. Holstein, and served until discharged Aug. , 1865.
Pages 901-902 History of Laclede, Camden, Dallas, WEbster, Wright, Texas,Pluaski, Phelps and Dent Counties, MO (1889)
Estes Andrew; Rank - Private; Conflict - Civil War; Side - Union: Type of Unit - Infantry; Organization - US Colored Troops; Name of Unit 56th Regiment USCT Infantry; CO. - K