Children of Thomas M. James (1861-1936) of Roanoke County, Virginia and Melissa Pearson
(1869-1964) of Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa:
1. Myrtle James: born August 6, 1889 in Hodge, Lafayette County, Missouri; married
March 18, 1914 to Relvia Clarence Keller (1881-1964), son of Walter Celling Keller
(1856-1936) and Sarah Viola Wilcox (1862-1946); died September 26, 1966 (aged 77)
in Sibley, Jackson County, Missouri; buried at Buckner Hill Cemetery, Buckner, Jackson
County, Missouri; known children include: Charles Vernon Keller, Walter Rollin Keller
and Thomas Marvin Keller.
2. Frank James: born October 1890 in Hodge, Lafayette County, Missouri; died
1926 (aged 36); buried at Cravens Cemetery in Camden, Ray County, Missouri.
3. Jesse James, Sr.: born October 19, 1892 in Dover, Lafayette, Missouri, married
Mary Eliza Godley (1890-1976), daughter of Silas Nay Godley (1857-1934) and Rosetta
Casteel (1868-1904); died March 8, 1978 in Richmond, Ray County, Missouri; buried
at Cravens Cemetery, Camden, Ray County, Missouri; known children include: Elton
W. James, Thomas Neigh James, Norman Curtis James, Mary Margaret James, Jesse James,
Jr., Paul James, Leanna James, Faye James and Gloria James.
4. Charles James: born October 1895 in Hodge, Lafayette County, Missouri, died
February 10, 1928 (aged 32) in Lafayette County, Missouri; buried at Cravens Cemetery,
Camden, Ray County, Missouri.
5. Ida Ellen James: born December 30, 1898 in Missouri; married November 8, 1922
in Lexington, Lafayette County, Missouri to Ralph Benjamin Coen (1897-1965), son
of Benjamin Coen (1865-1946) and Martha Bardet (1877-1913); died February 11, 1989
(aged 90) in Sibley, Jackson County, Missouri; known children include: Norma Coen,
Juanita Coen, Dorothy Lee Coen and Martha Patricia Coen.
See, Family History Information provided by Brian Ray James of Camden, Missouri,
grandson of Jesse James, Sr. (1892-1978), participant in the James Y-DNA Surname
Project hosted by FamilyTree DNA at Kit No. 919098.