Dear madam, James Buchanan Breese was son of Judge Sidney Breese & Eliza Morrison of Carlyle, Clinton County,IL.And a younger brother to my gt-gt-grandfather Samuel Livingston Breese a captain in the USN.There is abundant & ample information available (in printed & manuscript form) about the Breese family.As this family is of great interest to me, please indicate the scope of (relation to JBB) of your interest in the Breese family.I know of four children born to JBB & JOY:James Buchanan Breese,Edward Yarde Breese, Mary Ormsby Breese & ?(I do not have my research at hand).There is a letter in the Breese Collection (of which I have obtained a typescript) at the Illinois State Historical Library, written by Charles B. Breese (JBB eldest brother) & addressed to his father Sidney Breese, wherein he mentions the birth & later (in a subsequent letter) the name to be (James Buchanan) of a younger brother!*Note--Sidney Breese was at that time in WDC fullfiling his obligations as U.S. Senator for Illinois (one term 1843-1849. If you would like to correspond by mail, my address is: Alan Toney 4825 Candleberry Ave Seal Beach, CA 90740the best of luck, Alan Toney!