James Madison MONROE

James Madison MONROE

Male 1838 - 1914

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  • Name  James Madison MONROE  [1
    Born  4 Dec 1838  Howell, Livingston Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  14 Feb 1914  Webberville, Ingham Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I8833  Munro
    Last Modified  22 Jun 2010 

    Father  Francis Miller MONROE,   b. 8 Aug 1813, Mendon, Monroe Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1892, Howell, Livingston Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Luana HICKS,   b. 17 Mar 1816, Bristol, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1868, Howell, Livingston Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 Sep 1834  Bristol, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F308  Group Sheet

    Family  Elizabeth ALCHIN,   b. 6 Jan 1840, Leroy Twp., Ingham Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1914 
    Married  2 Jul 1863  Webberville, Ingham Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Elmer William MONROE,   b. 20 Nov 1864, Webberville, Ingham Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1936, Webberville, Ingham Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Charlotte Luana MONROE,   b. 10 Dec 1866, Webberville, Ingham Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1901, Webberville, Ingham Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Lulu Ann MONROE,   b. 30 Jun 1869, Webberville, Ingham Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1942, Webberville, Ingham Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F9923  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • James enlisted in the Civil War three times. The third time, he joined Company G, of the 5th Michigan Infantry on 10 Apr 1862 in Detroit, Michigan. He was assigned to the Army of the Potomac and fought in the Siege of Yorktown, and the Battle of Williamsburg where he received a bayonet wound above the knee of his left leg. In the Battle of Five Oaks, he had three bullets shot through his clothing. He also fought in the Battle of Peach Orchard, Chantilly and the Battle of Malvern Hill and at Harrison's Landing. At one point, he suffered a heat stroke and was in the hospital for a time. He was discharged on 17 Nov 1862.

      He had a well-developed farm of 100 acres in Ingham County.

      Ref: "Lexington Mass. Munroes", 2nd ed. by R. S. Munroe - 13-87-13/3
      Clan Munro files - Farlow, Donna

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA

  • Sources 
    1. [S715] Clan Munro e-files - Spencer, Suzanne, Suzanne Spencer, Email from Suzanne Spencer - 16 Sep 2009 - Descendants of Philip Munroe - compiled by Suzanne Spencer, Jenny Bommarito and Craig Richardson (Reliability: 3).