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Dove Creek/Giddens

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Dove Creek/Giddens

Jim Giddens (View posts)
Posted: 6 Oct 2001 9:54PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Giddens
Lt J.R. Giddens died at the Chisum Ranch from his wounds received at the Battle of Dove Creek. He was a member of the CSA and brother to my GG GFather.
I have read he was buried on the ranch on the banks of the Concho. Does anyone know if the burial site still exist. I fear it has been washed away from floods of the river.
Also are there any maps available for the site of the battle and would I be able to locate the battle site if I visit there.
Lt. Giddens had six sons at the time of his death and I am in contact with many of his ancestors. The Lt. was raised in Red River County after being born in ILL, and moved to Tx about 1833 as a small boy. Any help appreciated.
Jim Giddens
Paris, Tx
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Jim Giddens 7 Oct 2001 3:54AM GMT 
chris barnes 8 Nov 2002 11:53PM GMT 
Jim Giddens 4 May 2003 4:04AM GMT 
lcardwell125 20 Dec 2011 10:30PM GMT 
jim thomas 15 Sep 2005 2:17AM GMT 
Greg 1 Nov 2005 2:54AM GMT 
Mike Pharaoh 9 Jun 2006 10:05PM GMT 
sftyman 19 May 2010 11:25PM GMT 
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