Isaac Deal, Confederate soldier
Isaac Deal, the son of William Deal and Malinda (Linda) Pickett, was born on June 12, 1840 in Duplin County, where he resided as a farmer. Isaac married Hannah Susan Henderson in New Hanover County on Sept. 16, 1860. On July 8, 1862, at age 21, he enlisted for the war. He served as a private with the 4th Regiment of North Carolina Cavalry. Isaac Deal was present or accounted for through October of 1864. He was paroled at Farmville, Va. April 11-21, 1865.