James Family Archives

 

•  Researching the Past

•  Education for the Present

•  Preservation for the Future

 

wp0de4e738_0f.jpg

Children of Thomas Enoch James (1866-1954) and Jennie Burton James (1871-1953) of Franklin County, Alabama:

 

1.   Dora Lucille James: born January 1, 1893 in Franklin County, Alabama; married February 22, 1910 in Pleasant Site, Franklin County, Alabama to Curgus Earnie Malone (1891-1954) son of Amos Monroe Malone and Mary Modena Ramsey; died May 13, 1965 (aged 72) in Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi; buried at Lindsey Cemetery in Dennis, Tishomingo County, Mississippi; known children include: Clara Lenorah Malone, Geraldine Blanch Malone, Virginia Modena Malone, Thomas Virgil Malone, Bruce Elree Malone, Minnie Lorene Malone, Amos Malone, Luis Monroe Malone, Reece Waldrep Malone, Preston Nyal Malone, Dexter Mae Malone, Vester Wayne Malone, Virgie Wynona Malone and Rachel James Malone.

 

2.   Minnie “Floy” James: born June 10, 1896 in Pogo, Franklin County, Alabama; married October 10, 1915 to Robert Bruce Gardner (1887-1965) son of R.B. Gardner and Nancy Gardner; died December 17, 1973 (aged 77) in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee; buried at Memorial Park Cemetery in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee; known children include: Caddie Louise Gardner, Nannie Bernice Gardner, Jennie Maude Gardner, Hazel Gardner and Shirly Gardner.

 

3.   Laura “Rayma” James: born January 3, 1899 in Pleasant Site, Franklin County, Alabama; died September 9, 1914 (aged 15) in Pogo, Franklin County, Alabama; buried at James Cemetery in Franklin County, Alabama; no known children.

 

4.   Daisy Alice James: born March 18, 1901 in Pleasant Site, Franklin County, Alabama; first marriage to Walter Bruton; second marriage to Lloyd Wilson James (1901-1947) son of Elias Wilson James and Lula B. Thomas; third marriage to Carl T. Brown (1903-1993); died April 8, 1968 (aged 67) in Iuka, Tishomingo County, Mississippi; buried at Belmont City Cemetery in Belmont, Tishomingo County, Mississippi; known children include: Lula Burton James, Aaron Dillard James and Katherine James.

 

5.   Aaron John James: born July 5, 1908 in Pleasant Site, Franklin County, Alabama; died November 4, 1989 (aged 81) in Shelby County, Tennessee; buried at Memorial Park Cemetery in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee; no known children.

 

6.   Lawrence H. James: born June 8, 1911 in Pogo, Franklin County, Alabama; married March 6, 1934 in Corinth, Mississippi to Jamie Irene Johnson (1912-1993); died February 1, 1963 (aged 51) in Verona, Lee County, Mississippi; buried at Lee Memorial Park in Verona, Lee County, Mississippi; no known children.

 

7.   Wilson Elias James:  born March 19, 1914 in Pleasant Site, Franklin County, Alabama; married to Violet A. Adams (1913-1980), daughter of John Woods Adams and Vesta Vinson; died January 18, 1988 (aged 73) in Anniston, Calhoun County, Alabama; buried at Forestlawn Gardens and Mausoleum in Anniston, Calhoun County, Alabama; no known children.

___________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Notes:

 

Thomas Enoch James (1866-1954) was the son of Elias Walter James (1836-1917) and Cynthia McGary Richardson (1847-1915) of Franklin County, Alabama.

 

Sources:

 

Dora Lucille “Lucy” (James) Malone (1893-1965), Find A Grave Memorial, ID No. 13444347, by Preston Malone, added February 26, 2006.

 

Minnie “Floy” (James) Gardner (1896-1973), Id., Memorial ID No. 54078129, by Preston Malone, added June 24, 2010.

 

Laura “Rayma” James (1899-1914), Id., Memorial ID No. 13477352, by Preston Malone, added February 27, 2006.

 

Daisy Alice (James) Brown (1901-1968), Id., Memorial ID No. 13474230, by Preston Malone, added February 27, 2006.

 

Aaron John “Jesse” James (1908-1989), Id., Memorial ID No. 54077764, by Preston Malone, added June 24, 2010.

 

Lawrence H. “Shorty” James (1911-1963), Id., Memorial ID No. 26172973, by Preston Malone, added April 21, 2008.

 

Wilson Elias “Witt” James (1914-1988), Id., Memorial ID No. 154454067, by Fred Cook, added October 31, 2015.

 

Photos:

 

Dora Lucille James (1893-1965) and Curgus Earnie Malone (1891-1954) taken in 1941

wp0b2b9307.png

 

Minnie “Floy” James (1896-1973) and Robert Bruce Gardner (1887-1965) with daughter Caddie Louise Gardner

Photo taken circa 1918.

wp7efbcf79.png

wp14b12de0.png

 

Laura “Rayma” James (1899-1914)

wp19f75c49.png

 

Daisy Alice James (1901-1968)

wpaa747097.png

 

Lawrence H. James (1911-1963)

wp5ca19cd0.png

 

Updated:  December 30, 2020