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Children of Jonathan James (1848-?) of Clinton County, Kentucky and Louisa Katherine Archer (1855-1928):


1.   George Washington James:  born July 27, 1869 in Arcadia, Crawford County, Kansas; first marriage either May 16, 1898 in Vinita, Oklahoma, or, August 5, 1898 in Davenport, Oklahoma to Emma M. Logston (1874–1960), daughter of John S. and Martha J. Logston; second marriage August 12, 1919 in Vinita, Craig County, Oklahoma to Arizona Dameron (1883-1960); died May 8, 1944; buried at White Oak Cemetery, White Oak, Craig County, Oklahoma; known children through Emma Logston include: Frank W. James, William Leroy James, Charles C. James and Hazel L. James; known children through Arizona Dameron include: Emma James, Harrison James, Mary James, Lola James, Melvin N. James, Lee Vern James and Iva (Iba) Lorine James.


2.   Daniel R. James: born circa 1875 in Arcadia, Crawford County, Kansas; first marriage November 30, 1898 in Ft. Gibson, Muskogee, Indian Territory to Ella Turnham; second marriage circa 1902 in Oklahoma to Elizabeth; died in Broken Arrow, Tulsa, Oklahoma; known children include Daniel R. James, Jr.


3.   William Franklin James:  born circa 1878 in Arcadia, Crawford County, Kansas; married circa 1906 to “Lou”; known children include:  William James.


4.   Harrison James:  born circa 1891 in Arcadia, Crawford County, Kansas; died 1926 in Muskogee, Muskogee County, Oklahoma.


5.   Mary Ann Louisa James:  born July 9, 1893 in Arcadia, Crawford County, Kansas; first marriage circa 1911 in Chelsea, Oklahoma to Jesse Andrew Carter; second marriage circa 1922 to Henry Dailey; third marriage circa 1936 to Thomas Powers; died circa 1958 in Bartlesville, Washington County, Oklahoma; buried in Pawhuska City Cemetery, Pawhuska, Osage County, Oklahoma; known children include:  Frederick Carter, Manford Carter, Mildred Carter, Jesse Andrew Carter, Archie Dailey.





Jonathan James (1848-?) was the son of George Washington James (1812-1864) and Elizabeth West of Bedford County, Virginia.




Family Records of Lee Cagle.


Family Records of Nicky Harris, granddaughter of George Washington James (1873-1944).


1880 Federal Census for Crawford County, Kansas, Arcadia P.O. – record of “Jonathan James”


1910 Federal Census for Davenport, Lincoln County, Oklahoma, Enumeration District: 0110 Family #0045 for “Jonathan James”


Find A Grave Memorial for George Washington James (1868-1944), ID No. 119203823, created by Silas E. Jones, added October 23, 2013.


Updated:  February 24, 2019