|Birth: ||Sep. 3, 1829|
|Death: ||May 24, 1918|
Evan Vandevander Douthit
Residence was not listed;
Enlisted as a Private (date unknown).
"G" Co. TX 28th Cavalry
E. V. (Evan Vandevander) Douthit was born September 03, 1829 in Franklin County, Tennessee, to David and Ellinor Shastine Douthit.
He died June 24, 1918 in Anderson County, Texas.
E. V. Douthit married Isabelle Davis in Anderson County, Texas, December 06, 1858. Isabelle Davis was the daughter of W. H. Davis. She was born August 14, 1841 in Illinois and died July 05, 1925 in Anderson County, Texas.
E. V. Douthit enlisted in 28th Regiment, Company G, Texas Lancers Cavalry, May 17, 1862 and was mustered in at Elysian Fields, Texas, near Marshall, Texas.
Regimental Commander Colonel Horace Randal, CSA, Company Commander Captain W. H. Tucker.
He served until the end of the war, and drew a CSA pension # 30235.
Isabelle drew a CSA widows pension # 35303.
He is described as the first merchant in Elkhart, Texas, and was appointed Postmaster of Elkhart July 29, 1875. Evan and Isabelle Douthit had two children:
Isabelle Davis Douthit (1841 - 1925)
Albert G Douthit (1859 - 1934)*
Elizabeth Douthit Parks (1862 - 1920)*
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Record added: Oct 26, 2004
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