James enlisted as a private in Capt Henry Harrington's Co, Regiment of Florida Mounted Volunteers on 23 Jul 1857 in Alligator, Florida Territory (now Lake City) for the Third Seminole Indian War and was mustered out on 22 Jan 1858
↑ James Driggers, Vol 4, Pages 98-99, ; Florida Militia Muster Rolls Seminole Indian Wars; Special Archives Publication; State Arsenal, St Francis Barracks, St Augustine, Florida.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with James by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with James: