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James Madison Doolen
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1841
Death: Feb. 10, 1908

As per judy winston
Her suggestion:
First wife was Margaret F. Summers, b. 1835 in Illinois, daughter of John Summers and Virginia Watson. She died after 1880. At the time of James Madison Doolen's death, he was married to a woman named Bettie, whom he married in 1887 in Navarro Co., Texas, according to her pension application.
Find A Grave contributor Gary Holly has sent this information 8-9-15:
Mr. Doolen was a Private in the 20th Texas Cavalry in Company H. He served under in Indian Territory confronting the Union forces till the end of the war. Mr. Doolen has a new Confederate VA headstone placed on his grave by the Sons of Confederate Veterans for his service to his country.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Sarah Foster Doolen (1824 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  Maggie F. Summers Doolen (1836 - 1886)
 
 Children:
  Ona Mae Doolen Brandt (1869 - 1923)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Madison Doolen (1841 - 1908)
  Rachel Caroline Doolen Dunn (1844 - 1874)*
  Alfred Harmon Doolen (1846 - 1914)*
  Mary Isobel Doolen Roberts (1849 - 1893)*
  Jesse Hardy Doolen (1851 - 1930)*
  Martha C Doolen Compere (1852 - 1920)*
  William Daniel Doolen (1857 - 1938)*
  Nannie Elizabeth Doolen Martin (1861 - 1915)*
  Wesley S. Doolen (1863 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
OUR FATHER
 
Note: Civil War Confederate
 
Burial:
Banister Cemetery
Foard County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Cyndy Myers
Record added: Dec 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23605369
James Madison Doolen
Added by: Gary Holly
 
James Madison Doolen
Added by: Cyndy Myers
 
 
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James' father fought in the UNION Army, out of Marion County, Illinois, which was his hometown before moving to Navarro Co, TX in 1853, his name was William Doolen FAG# 119642410. William Doolen is my ancestor.
- Lilly Martin
 Added: Nov. 1, 2013
Thank you for your service to your country on behalf of the Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp #606.
- Gary Holly
 Added: Nov. 16, 2012

- Dolores Owens
 Added: Jun. 22, 2012
 
 
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