Children of Evan James (1842-1938) and Sarah Elizabeth Leedy (1850-1924) of Greensboro
Township, Henry County, Indiana:
1. Josephine James: died as an infant.
2. Mary Pearl James: born circa 1873; married Allen Luther Tweedy (1870-1942),
son of John F. Tweedy (1842-1924) and Mary Elizabeth Hummer (1852-1916); died circa
1961 (aged 87–88); buried at Center Grove Cemetery, Lincolnville, Wabash County,
Indiana; known children include Ruth E. Tweedy.
3. Chester Craig James: born June 17, 1883; married Julia Christine Walker (1891-1977),
daughter of Benjamin Card Walker (1838-1912) and Jane Marion Roberts (1844-1924);
died January 24, 1949 (aged 65); buried at Center Grove Cemetery, Lincolnville, Wabash
The James family circa 1910, possibly on the farm belonging to Jesse K. James (1814-1896).
The small child, a girl, who appears to be around the age of 4 years seated on the
lap of the elderly gentleman with two women seated behind him seated in the second
row from the bottom and in the fourth position from the right appears to be Ruth
E. Tweedy (1906-1970). The elderly man whose lap she is seated upon appears to be
her grandfather Evan James (1842-1938). The elderly man seated directly to the right
of Evan is his brother David Ridgeway James (1847-1930). The couple in the third
row from the bottom, second and third from the right appear to be Mary Pearl (James)
Tweedy (1873-1961) and her husband Allen Luther Tweedy (1870-1942).
Left to right: Mary Pearl James (1873-1961), daughter Ruth E. Tweedy (1906–1970),
Allen Luther Tweedy (1870-1942).
Chester Craig James (1883-1949) and Julia Christine Walker (1891-1977).