|Birth: ||Apr. 11, 1826|
|Death: ||Jul. 6, 1886|
Alexander Goodby MIDDLETON was born April 11, 1826 in McIntosh County, GA the third son of Alexander Goodby and Mary (Townsend) Middleton.
He married (1st) Mary Raulerson, daughter of Jacob Raulerson (1835)of Wayne County GA. He married (2nd) Martha Elizabeth Blitch. He settled in that portion of Wayne County, GA that later became Brantley County in about 1854. A.G. had considerable plantation holdings near the Hortense Settlement in Wayne County.
He enlisted as a private in Captain Brailsford's Company of the 2nd GS Cavalry Battalion in 1862, and transferred to Company H (Lamar Rangers) of the 5th Georgia Cavalry Regiment on 20 Jan 1863. His brothers, Sgt. Francis M. Middleton and Charles Lawson Middleton were also in H Company. His brothers and 1st cousin were in Company K.
Source: [FAM - REC - Tommy D. Houston]
Thanks to Tony Middleton:
Alexander Goodby Middleton 1775 – 1858 (FAG # 41590354)is the Senior, as he is the very first to bear the name.
Alexander Goodby Middleton 1826 – 1886 (FAG # 10540406)is his son and rightly should be designated Junior.
Now A.G. Sr's 7th son was Charles Lawson Middleton Sr., and he named one of his sons Alexander Goodby Middleton 1877 – 1951 (FAG # 41590411). This gentleman should rightly be referred with "III" as his suffix, since he is the third man in the family named Alexander Goodby Middleton. He is named after his grandfather, rather than his father.
And finally, AG III had a son and also named him Alexander Goodby Middleton 1909 – 1970 (FAG # 70023633). This gentleman's name bears the suffix IV since he is of course fourth in line.
Alexander Goodby Middleton (1795 - 1858)
Mary Townsend Middleton (1802 - 1871)
Martha Elizabeth Blitch Middleton (1840 - 1884)*
Amelia Gertrude Middleton Albritton (1857 - 1929)*
Norman Gignilliat Middleton (1862 - 1931)*
Thomas Walton Middleton (1866 - 1924)*
Justus Benjamin Middleton (1871 - 1882)*
Augustus Dodridge "Bluss" Middleton (1871 - 1936)*
Eva Virgina Middleton Knight (1877 - 1920)*
Martha Elizabeth Middleton (1878 - 1882)*
William Spencer Middleton (1824 - 1884)*
Alexander Goodby Middleton (1826 - 1886)
Mary Ann Elizabeth Middleton Murray (1831 - 1901)*
Francis Marion Middleton (1832 - 1891)*
Charles Lawson Middleton (1837 - 1909)*
Henry H. Middleton (1839 - 1901)*
Capel Raiford Middleton (1840 - 1914)*
Marcella Veteria Middleton Purdom (1843 - 1914)*
Maintained by: Ann Parkinson
Originally Created by: Bev
Record added: Feb 28, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10540406
Rest soldier, rest in quiet sleep, while friends in sorrow for thee weep.|
Added: Jun. 27, 2013
Rest in peace sir. We'll take it from here.|
Added: Jun. 24, 2013
Added: Mar. 31, 2013
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