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Capt Jonathan Horton Doughton
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1832
Laurel Springs
Alleghany County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1906
Laurel Springs
Alleghany County
North Carolina, USA

Captain of the Alleghany County Homeguard
Wounded at Manassas and returned home to lead Homeguard.
In Oct 1864 was ambushed in Sparta at Killians Branch by bushwhackers.
4 of JH's men were killed.
He was a Justice of the Peace 1872-73.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Rebecca Jones Doughton (1838 - 1934)*
 
 Children:
  Rufus Alexander Doughton (1856 - 1945)*
  George Doughton (1860 - 1903)*
  Robert Lee Doughton (1863 - 1954)*
  Elizabeth Jane Doughton Miller (1865 - 1956)*
  William Frank Doughton (1870 - 1962)*
  Emory J. Doughton (1873 - 1890)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
73 years, 8 months 17 days

To His Family True
To His Country Loyal
To His God Devoted
 
Burial:
Laurel Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
Laurel Springs
Alleghany County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Robert C. Peurifoy
Record added: Dec 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45565520
Capt Jonathan Horton Doughton
Added by: Carole Conrad
 
Capt Jonathan Horton Doughton
Added by: Carole Conrad
 
Capt Jonathan Horton Doughton
Added by: Robert C. Peurifoy
 
 
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 Added: Dec. 25, 2012

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 Added: Aug. 9, 2012
 
 
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