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MICAJAH DOTY
Company "L"


     From records of the Adjutant General's Office, compiled by the West Virginia State Archives:

     Micajah Doty - Resident or enrolled Cameron, W.Va.; 28; mustered in 14 Oct 1861, Cameron, W.Va.; mustered out 12 Nov 1864, expiration term of service.

     Micajah Doty also served as a 1st Sergeant in Company "E" 7th W.Va. Infantry.


     Micajah Doty, 21, married Elenor Wilson, 22, on 9 Jun 1853 in Marshall County, W.Va. Eleanor (Ellen), born 07 Mar 1829 in Moundsville, W.Va., was the daughter of Samuel Wilson and Charlotte McIntyre.

1850 Census Marshall County, W.Va.
DOTY (1401) Micajah...$2500...Farmer...64-M...NJ
Martha ...58-F...VA - (Note: Maiden name was Ramsey)
John...22-M...VA
Micajah...17-M...VA
Travis, Martha...16-F...VA
Pelly, Ben Franklin...3-M...VA

WILSON (1370)
Samuel...Farmer...$1,000...47-M...PA
Charlotte...44-F...OH
Eleanor...19-F...VA
Lydia...15-F...VA
Jasper...12-M...VA
John F...10-M...VA
David...8-M...VA
Eliza Anne...6-F...VA
Silas W...4-M...VA
Esther...2-F...VA

1860 Census Marshall County, W.Va.
DOTY (99)
Micajah...27-wm...farmer...VA
Ellen...18-wf...VA
Mary A...6-wf...VA
Wyly N...4-wm...VA
Samuel B...2-wm...VA

1880 Census, Shelby, Iowa
Census Place: Monroe, Shelby, Iowa
Source: FHL Film 1254364 - National Archives Film T9-0364 - Page 109B
     Relation - Sex - Marr - Race - Age - Birthplace
Micajah DOTY - Self - M - M - W - 47 - VA
     Occ: Farmer - Fa: NJ - Mo: VA
Ellen DOTY - Wife - F - M - W - 49 - VA
     Occ: Keeping House - Fa: OH - Mo: OH
Wiley N. DOTY - Other - M - S - W - 24 - WV
     Occ: School Teacher - Fa: VA - Mo: VA
Silas W. DOTY - Son - M - S - W - 10 - IA
     Occ: At Home - Fa: VA - Mo: VA
Mary A. MARRIOTT - Dau - F - M - W - 26 - WV
     Occ: At Home - Fa: VA - Mo: VA
Charles E. MARRIOTT - GSon - M - S - W

     According to his National Archives pension card, Micajah Doty applied for a federal pension 8 Sep 1890 in South Dakota. His widow applied for a pension on 29 Jan 1916, also in South Dakota.


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