David James Council - son of John Council (1786-1859) and Marion Robinson (1790-1861).|
Born - 12 March, 1817 in Bladen County, N.C.
Died - 06 July, 1886 in Bladen County.
Military Record: Civil War, Private, Army, Infantry, Volunteers from Bladen County. Enrolled May 14, 1864, Elizabethtown, N.C. by Lt. Buchanan, Co. D 73rd. Regt. N.C.T. 4th. Regt. of Reserves. (Senior Reserves)