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Dr James N M Lynch
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Birth: 1822
South Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 1887
Horn Hill
Limestone County
Texas, USA

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Son of--
Thomas Lynch
and
Esther Bowman Lynch

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Marriage--
On 4 May 1853 in Henry County, TN, married Margaret I Kendall.

Before marriage, James as a young man taught school in Henry County, TN, in an old red brick school house, and boarded with Mr. Ellis. His future bride was one of his students.

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Medical Profession (errors in research or typing are those of scribe -dht)--

1850 -- Practiced medicine in Calloway County, KY
1853 -- Received Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree from University of Pennsylvania, Philadelpia, PA (from Elk Grove, Henry Couty, TN before medical school; thesis "Rest , a Therapeutic Agent")
1860 -- Practiced medicine, in Calloway County, KY

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Military (Source: National Museum of Civil War Medicine as of 2011; errors in research or typing are those of scribe -dht)--

* 13 Sep 1861--Enlisted, Union City, Obion County, TN,
1st Lt, Company C ("Kentuckians"), 33rd TN INF; CONFIDERATE SIDE

* 01 Mar 1862--1st Lt, Company C ("Kentuckians"), 33rd TN INF

* 01 Jul 1862--1st Lt, Company C ("Kentuckians"), 33rd TN INF

* 19 Jul 1862--Passed Army Board of Medical Examination for Surgeion, Tupelo, MS; Tendered resignation as 1st Lt, Company C ("Kentuckians"), 33rd TN; Acting Surgeion, 33rd TN INF

* 26 Sep 1862--Appointed Assistant Surgeon, Provisional Army of the Confederate States, to rank from 19 Jul 1862

* 24 Dec 1862--Assigned to duty, Surgeon, 19th SC Infantry

* 31 Dec 1862--Surgeon, 19th SC INF, left in charge of wounded, Murfreesboro, TN

* 00 Mar 1863--Prisoner, Old Capitol Prison, Washington, DC

* 29 Mar 1863--Prisoner, City Point, VA

* 21 Mar 1863--Surgeon, 19th SC INF - on conscript duty with General G. J. Pillow

* 13 Apr 1863--Surgeon, 24th MS Infantry

* 10 Jul 1863--Surgeon, 24th MS INF, General E.C. Walthall's Brigade, General J. M. Wither's Division, General L. Polk's Corps, Army of Tennessee

* 10 Dec 1863--Absent sick from 24th MS Infantry

* 06 Jan 1864--Surgeon, 24th MS INF, Newnan, Ga

* 30 Apr 1864--Surgeon, 27th MS INF

* 31 May 1864--Senior Surgeon, General E. C. Walthall's Brigade

* 13 Jun 1864--Surgeon, 24/27 (consolidated) MS INF

* 15 Aug 1864--Chief Surgeon, 27th MS INF, General W. F. Brantley's Brigade, Anderson's Division, Atlanta, GA

* 18 Jan 1865--Granted 24 days leave

* 26 Apr 1865--Prisoner of War

* 1865--Paroled, Greensboro, NC


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Death & Burial--
See newsclipping of obit.
[Burial location details are unknown to this family scribe as of 21 Jul 2013. -dht]

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Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Margaret I Kendall Lynch (1836 - 1916)*
 
 Children:
  John Thomas Bowman Lynch (1854 - 1930)*
  Devereux Venable Bowman Lynch (1858 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Record added: Jul 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114147976
Dr James N M Lynch
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 
Dr James N M Lynch
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 
Dr James N M Lynch
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 
 
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Dear Dr James N M Lynch, In Remembrance [Family connection through my maternal lineage]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Jul. 21, 2013
 
 
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