Children of George Washington James (1812-1864) and Elizabeth West of
Bedford County, Virginia:
1. Sarah Jane James: born January 15, 1834 in Bedford County, Virginia; married
in 1851 to George W. Tindle (1823-1891); died 1913; known children include: Emma
Tindle, Lisey Jane Tindle, David Tindle, Sarah Tindle and Alfred Tindle.
2. Mary Susan James: born May 15, 1836 in Bedford County, Virginia; married March
28, 1858 in Johnson County, Missouri to John J. Claunch (1836-1877); died May 7,
1905; known children include: Amanda Claunch, John William Claunch, George Washington
Claunch, Joseph Harvey Claunch, Lewis Grant Claunch and Mary Delia Claunch.
3. James W. James: born circa 1837 in Bedford County, Virginia; married 1858 in
Johnson County, Missouri to Jenetta Cochran (-1911); died September 4, 1897; known
children include: Edna James, Noah James, John James, Fred R. James, Ann Rose James,
Ida James ad Inez James.
4. Rhoda A. James: born circa 1838 in Bedford County, Virginia.
5. John N. James: born circa 1840 in Bedford County, Virginia; married to “Clarinda”
(1847-?); died June 27, 1888; known children include: John James, Sarah James, Julia
B. James, Walter James, George James and Ida M. James.
6. George Washington James, Jr.: born April 16, 1846 in Bedford County, Virginia;
married 1886 in Crawford County, Kansas to Alice Ann Burcham (1866-1943); died June
17, 1919; known children include: Henry W. James, Silas Lincoln James, Stella May
James, Benjamin Levi James, Maggie Alma James, Walter William James, Ida Elizabeth
James, Clara Emaline James and Raymond James.
7. Jonathan James: born circa 1848; married to “Louisa”; known children include:
George James, Daniel James, William James, Harrison James and Mary James James.
8. Noah James: born June 14, 1850 in Clinton County, Kentucky; married to Letti
Arnold (-1938); died August 21, 1928 in Davenport, Oklahoma; known children include:
William A. James, James Franklin James, Laura Elizabeth James, Ida Maqc James, Hazel
Eva James, Roy Jesse James and Pearl James.
Children of George Washington James (1812-1864) and Martha Whoberry
9. Rachael James: born 1856 in Missouri; married 1875 in Lamar, Missouri to Ewing
Chancellor; died 1935 in Casey, Illinois; known children include: Francis Oscar
Chancellor, Laura Belle Chancellor, Joshua Vernon Chancellor, Alice Josephine Chancellor
and Otis Ewing Chancellor.
10. Virginia James: born 1858 in Missouri; married 1880 in Lamar, Missouri to James
H. Bell; died 1929 in Los Angeles, California; known children include: Louis Bell,
Cleveland W. Bell, Sadie Bell and Delphia Bell.
11. Calvin Joel James: born 1859 near Odessa, Missouri; married Amanda Claunch;
died 1939 nearl Liberal, Missouri; known children include: Charles James, Mary James,
Lillie James, Ella James, Minnie James and William James.
12. Martha Emaline James: born 1862 in Gross, Crawford County, Kansas; married
William Long; died 1944 in Mulberry, Kansas; known children include: Della Melvina
Long and Elbert Long.
13. La Fayette James: born January 12, 1864 in Gross, Crawford County, Kansas;
married July 26, 1888 in Arcadia, Kansas to Mary Delia Claunch (1873-1939) of Johnson
County, Missouri; died May 12, 1942 in Mulberry, Crawford County, Kansas; known children
include: Bessie James; Flossie James; Joseph Arthur James; Ruby Nell James; Pearl
Lena James and Rolla James.