Dr. James M. Middleton Sabine Parish, Louisiana
Dr. James M. Middleton, prominent physician of Many, was born at
Simpkinsville, Monroe County, Alabama, September 2, 1866, and
was reared on a farm.
He chose the medical profession for his life's work and
graduated at Vanderbilt Medical College in 1890 and located at
Many. He took polyclinics at New Orleans in 1893, a
post-graduate course at Tulane Medical College in 1896, a second
course in polyclinics in 1899, and has attended medical lectures
since that time. He is a member of the Parish Medical Society,
has held various offices in that society and assisted in its
Soon after locating in Many, Dr. Middleton was married to Miss
Lee, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. F, Smith and to their union was
born a most interesting family. Mrs. Middleton died in 1911. The
doctor's eldest son is a graduate of the literary department of
Vanderbilt University and is preparing himself for the bar by
taking a law course at the State University.
Besides being a hard-working physician. Dr. Middleton has always
taken an active interest in public enterprises, and is a
Source: History of Sabine Parish,
Louisiana, by John G. Belisle, Sabine Banner Press, 1913.