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McFADDEN, Willis M., no dates. Co. l, 4th Miss Cav. Confederates States Army. (Willaim M. McFadden, s/o William H. & Caterine B. Holloway McFadden; Birth: 1829 Marion County, Alabama. Married: Sarah A. J. Davison, listed as Sarah Lee Carpenter in Salem Cemetery, Itawamba County, Miss. William was Sarah's 1st husband. They married in 1854 in Marion County, Alabama. Sarah later married Azel D. CLIFTON on 24 Dec 1863. Sarah's 3rd husband was Lee N. CARPENTER on 7 Oct 1886. Death of Willis: May 1, 1863
Source: Letter to Sarah McFadden dated May 4th/63 from W F Hamilton O.S. Co. I 4th Regiment stating the death of her husband while on picket duty near Spring Hill, Tennessee during the Civil War. From the collection of the McFadden family letters.
William M. McFadden is my wife's Great Great Grandfather. Info shared by James Bodily )

Photo and Info by Wayne Austin, 30 Jan 2008.