Hi Robbin Thomas J. Doty was my GGgrandfather and he was the following line. William H. Doty m. Catherine Reagan Elijah Doty m. Elizebeth Gough Samual Doty m. Mary? Samual Doty m. Katurah John Doty m. Ocy Skillman Samual Doty m. Elizebeth Hull Capt Samual Doty m. Jane Harmon Edward Doty m. Faith Clark (mayflower)Back to Thomas J. Doty I have him born in Macoupin IL. and Joining the IL 10th Calvary, Co. E.He met Louisa Sullivan of Rolla Mo when he rode through Rolla during the war.Thomas was Louisa second husband, the first one being shot dead in his house on Beaver Creek by bushwackers.Thomas and Louisa divorced and Thomas died in 1891 at age 51.Don't know where he died. Thats young for a Doty.Everytime I find a Doty dying young its usually something strange.