Leaves From My Family Tree
Aaron Doty was born January 8, 1836 in Buffalo Grove, Illinois. In 1860, he married Hannah Amanda Talbott; they had five children.
Photos of Aaron and Hannah Doty
|The children were:|
||b 18 June 1863; m William Luther McCrery; had two children, Mae Hannah McCrery and Emma McCrery.
||My great-grandmother. b 26 October 1865; m David Sturrock Brown; two children, Mildred Knox Brown and Margaret Brown; d 8 December 1915.
||b 24 December 1868
||b 3 November 1872; d 22 October 1878.
|George A. E.
||b 16 October 1877; d 26 October 1878.
During the Civil War, Aaron Doty enlisted in the 32nd Iowa Infantry on August 21, 1862. On September 22, 1862, he wrote a letter home to his family. To read Aaron Doty's Civil War letter, please click here.
Our Doty family is descended from Edward Doty, who came to America on the Mayflower in 1620.
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||Revised 26 May 2004
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