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James Dunlap
Birth: Oct. 30, 1802
Fleming County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1879
Jacksonville
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. A successful and wealthy railroad executive, when the Civil War began he offered hi services, and was commissioned as a Captain, United States Volunteers on August 8, 1861, and assigned to the staff his son-in-law, Major General John A. McClernand. He was eventually promoted to Lieutenant Colonel, and served as Chief Quartermaster of the XIII Army Corps. He resigned on June 11, 1864, and was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "Meritorious services in the Field". (bio by: Art Loux) 
 
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 Parents:
  James Dunlap (1773 - 1866)
  Emily Johnson Dunlap (1777 - 1848)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Freeman Dunlap (1804 - 1879)
 
 Children:
  Amanda Dunlap (____ - 1839)*
  Sarah Freeman Dunlap McClernand (1824 - 1861)*
  Minerva Dunlap McClernand (1836 - 1931)*
  Charles James Dunlap (1838 - 1882)*
  Elizabeth Dunlap (1845 - 1845)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Dunlap (____ - 1867)*
  Rebecca Dunlap Hedges (1796 - 1847)*
  James Dunlap (1802 - 1879)
  Jeptha Dunlap (1808 - 1901)*
  Stephen Dunlap (1811 - 1877)*
  George Alexander Dunlap (1813 - 1862)*
  Minerva Dunlap Ross (1818 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Diamond Grove Cemetery
Jacksonville
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section B, Lot 197
 
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Originally Created by: Art Loux
Record added: Nov 24, 2010
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James Dunlap
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James Dunlap
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James Dunlap
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