Children of William Henry James (1841-1893) of Byberry, Phila-delphia, Pennsylvania
and Sarah Eleanor Levake (ca 1846-?):
1. William Edwin James: born July 28, 1868 in Franklin, Pennsylvania; died April
11, 1873 in Franklin, Pennsylvania; buried in Franklin Cemetery, Pennsylvania; no
2. Anna Gertrude James: born November 9, 1871 in Franklin, Pennsylvania; married
Edward G. Toulane of Mt. Airy, Philadelphia.
3. David Bushrod James: born July 14, 1874 in Franklin, Pennsylvania; married
June 3, 1902, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Mary Alice Evans (1876-1950), daughter
of Lewis Henry and Mary Ella (Engleman) Evans of Pennsylvania; died January 19, 1933;
known children include: David Bushrod James, Jr., Mary Alice James, and William
Henry James, II.
Obituary of Bushrod Washington James (1836-1903) as reported in the British Monthly
Homoeopathic Review, March 2, 1903, Volume 47 Pages 189-191. (Identifies surviving
family as of 1903 as sister Henrietta Moore; nephews Landreth W. Thompson, M.D.;
John E. James, Jr., M.D., and David Bushrod James, M.D.)
1880 Federal Census for Philadelphia City, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Supervisor’s
District No. 1; Enumeration District No. 588, Page 15.
1930 Federal Census for Philadelphia City, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, 32nd
Ward, 119th Block
Barbara James & David Bushrod James, III of Wilmington, North Carolina (2012); (2015)
Biography of David Bushrod James from Encyclopedia of Pennsylvania Biography – Volume
XXI, Lewis Historical Publishing Company, Inc. New York, 1934, Editor in Chief: Frederic
A. Godcharles, Litt. D. Former State Librarian and Director State Museum; Author