McDougall, James T.
Born: 1820-XX-XX New York
Died: 1863-XX-XX Illinois
Flourished: Joliet, Illinois
A freemason, James T. McDougall served as one of the first officers and a charter member of Powhan Lodge in 1847. In 1848, at the dissolution of his partnership in the mercantile firm Cagwin & McDougall, he became the sole proprietor of a store in Joliet, Illinois, where customers could "
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