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James Madison McMahan
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Birth: May 29, 1878
McLeansboro
Hamilton County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1948
McLeansboro
Hamilton County
Illinois, USA

James Madison McMahan was one of eleven children born to James K. Polk McMahan and Eliza Wheeler. He was married twice. His first marriage was to Laura Susan Carroll on May 7, 1902 in IL. They had five children: Sadie Belle {Faye}, John Marion, Eliza Edna, Harold Wayne (Chuck) and Paul Madison (Mac). After Laura died, James' second wife was Nellie Blanche Irwin. They married on Sept. 2, 1914 in Hamilton Co., IL. They had five children: Mary Virginia (Gin), William David (Jigg), Coye Lee (Tommy), James Erwin (Boise) and Nellie Mae(Pat). 
 
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 Parents:
  James K. Polk McMahan (1847 - 1905)
  Eliza Wheeler McMahan (1854 - 1927)
 
 Spouses:
  Nellie Blanche Erwin McMahan (1895 - 1924)
  Laura Susan Carroll McMahan (1884 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Eliza Edna McMahan Carraway (1906 - 1993)*
  Harold Wayne McMahan (1908 - 1936)*
  Paul Madison McMahan (1910 - 1988)*
  Mary Virginia McMahan Buttry (1915 - 2007)*
  William David McMahan (1917 - 1993)*
  Coye Lee McMahan (1918 - 1989)*
  James Erwin McMahan (1920 - 1983)*
  Nellie Mae McMahan Leggett (1924 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Thomas McMahan (1873 - 1923)*
  Sarah E McMahan Wheeler (1874 - 1929)*
  James Madison McMahan (1878 - 1948)
  Riley McMahan (1884 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Prospect Cemetery
Hamilton County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Grave Hunter
Record added: Jul 30, 2007
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James Madison McMahan
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James Madison McMahan
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 Added: Aug. 6, 2007
 
 
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