Charles Leonidas Madison

11 August 1849–29 June 1936 (Age 86)
Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Charles Leonidas

When Charles Leonidas Madison was born on 11 August 1849, in Tennessee, United States, his father, James A. Madison, was 32 and his mother, Marsella Davis, was 30. He married Mary Rosalyn Bryan on 11 March 1874, in Dallas, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Greene, Alabama, United States for about 10 years and Election Precinct 10 Halls Store, Hale, Alabama, United States in 1880. He died on 29 June 1936, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Charles Leonidas Madison
Mary Rosalyn Bryan
Marriage: 11 March 1874
Martha Madison
Mattie B Madison
James Madison
Frank Castleman Madison
Charles Leonadus Madison
Daisy L Madison
Grover S Madison
Leslie Weaver Madison

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 March 1874Dallas, Alabama, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1862 · Battle of Shiloh
    Age 13
    The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 23
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English:variant of Mattison or Mattinson (‘son of Matthew’) with voicing of /t/ to /d/.from the Middle English personal names Madde and Maddy + son; these may be pet forms of Maud (see Maude 2) or possibly voiced variants of Matte and Matty, pet forms of Matthew . Compare Madson .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (10)

    • Chales Madison, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Charles L Madison in entry for Leslie Weaver Madison, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
    • Cha L Madison in household of James A Madison, "United States Census, 1860"

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