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 Samuel Davis Douthit

Samuel Davis Douthit

Birth
Death 24 Mar 1874 (aged 54)
Burial Lynnville, Graves County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 20411 · View Source
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Confederate soldier and slave-owner. In 1865, after the Civil War, he released all of his slaves, but had treated the slaves so well that they refused to go. One slave, Jane Douthitt, was adopted by the family and is now buried with them. He is also the father of Sheriff Sam Douthitt.



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 22 Feb 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20411
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Davis Douthit (19 Feb 1820–24 Mar 1874), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20411, citing Seay Cemetery, Lynnville, Graves County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .