Medora Charlotte Thayer

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Medora Charlotte Thayer (Cheatham)

Also Known As: "Riggs"
Birthdate: (61)
Death: February 3, 1880 (61)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Leonard Pope Cheatham and Elizabeth Davis Cheatham
Wife of James Smith Thayer and Samuel James Riggs
Sister of Maj. General Benjamin F. Cheatham (CSA); Martha Eliza Blackie; Sarah Pope Cheatham; Felix R Cheatham; John Anderson Cheatham and 5 others

Managed by: Thomas James Cheatham
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About Medora Charlotte Thayer

Parents: Leonard Pope and Elizabeth Davis (Robertson) Cheatham. She was an older sister of Confederate General Benjamin Franklin Cheatham.

Wife of: Samuel James Riggs, and 2. James Smith Thayer.

Interesting note: James Smith Thayer married Medora Charlotte Cheatham. Their daughter Ada Thayer married Charles M. Addison and it was THEIR daughter Julia Morris Addison who married George Emlen Roosevelt, who was the second cousin of Eleanor Roosevelt (wife of FDR), and first cousin once removed of President Theodore Roosevelt.

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Medora Charlotte Thayer's Timeline

January 16, 1819
February 3, 1880
Age 61