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Capt James Madison Summers
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1830
Newton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Feb. 27, 1915
Georgia, USA

In the 1900 census James is married to Flora J.A. Summers. Their daughter, Vida Busha and her husband, Henry M. Busha are living with them. James served in the CSA.
U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles about James M Summers
Name: James M Summers
Residence: Newton County, Georgia
Age at enlistment: 31 Enlistment Date: 3 Apr 1862
Rank at enlistment: Captain Enlistment Place: Newton County, GA State Served: Georgia Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Commissioned an officer in Company F, Georgia 42nd Infantry Regiment on 04 Mar 1862.
Birth Date: 24 Dec 1830
Sources: Roster of Confederate Soldiers of Georgia 1861-1865.

Georgia, Confederate Pension Applications, 1879-1960 Record for James M Summers filed 9/20/1905. Served 3 years in CSA. Now indigent and old age.


Note: His marker indicates that he died in 1910 whereas other sources indicate that he died 27 Feb 1915 which would be consistent with his Obituary which says he was 84 when he died. In addition, he is in the April 1910 Census. Thus it appears that the marker may be in error?? 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Flora Jane America Stephenson Summers (1842 - 1908)*
 
 Children:
  Margaret Mary Summers Anderson (1853 - 1903)*
  Benjamin Hill Summers (1857 - 1927)*
  James Davis Summers (1859 - 1933)*
  Thomas Madison Summers (1867 - 1922)*
  Olivia Summers Hannah (1868 - 1947)*
  Georgia Summers Neely (1874 - 1951)*
  Vida Summers Busha (1880 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westview Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Chet Walker
Originally Created by: Grave Whisperer
Record added: Dec 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81416442
Capt James Madison Summers
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- rhondajo
 Added: Mar. 7, 2015

- Grave Whisperer
 Added: Oct. 17, 2012
 
 
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