Children of Jesse K. James (1814-1896) of Jefferson County, Ohio and Mary Harvey (1813-):


1.   Henry James:  born October 7, 1840 in Greensboro Township, Henry County, Indiana; served in the Civil War as a Corporal in Company A, 75th Regiment; killed September 19, 1863 at Chickamauga, Georgia and buried there.

2.   Evan James:  born May 13, 1842 in Greensboro Township, Henry County, Indiana; married November 25, 1869 in Wabash County, Indiana to Sarah Elizabeth Leedy; known children include:  Josie James and Mary Pearl James.

3.   Samuel James:  born February 5, 1844 in Greensboro Township, Henry County, Indiana; served in the Civil War as a Corporal in Company G, 118th Regiment; died October 20 1863; buried in Knoxville, Tennessee.

4.   Mary Melissa James:  born October 19, 1845 in Greensboro Township, Henry County, Indiana; married “Underwood”; known children include: Mary Underwood.

5.   David R. James:  born December 20, 1847 in Greensboro Township, Henry County, Indiana; married circa 1874 to Elizabeth Alice Davis (1848-1921); died circa May 4, 1930; known children include:  Jesse Orville James, Willis Alva James, Mary E. James, Matty D. James, Glenn James, Merle James, Von James, Bryant D. James, Verne James and Walter P. James.

6.   Robert Owen James:  born circa March 19, 1850 in LaGro Township, Wabash County, Indiana; married May 9, 1878 in Remington, Jasper County, Indiana to Mary Pearl Leedy; known children include:  Rolin Roscoe James.

7.   Jesse Elwood James:  born February 18, 1854 in LaGro Township, Wabash County, Indiana; died November 11, 1859; buried at Rush Creek Burial Grounds in Lincolnville, Wabash County, Indiana.

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