Indiana McCaslins

Donald O JamesAge: 87 years19111999

Name
Donald O James
Birth October 8, 1911 42 36
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames Lewis Shepherd
December 20, 1911 (Age 2 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandfatherJames Lewis Shepherd
December 21, 1911 (Age 2 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hopewell Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 106600595)
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas S James
June 16, 1916 (Age 4 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandfatherThomas S James
after June 16, 1916 (Age 4 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 80521203)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMariah Walton
May 2, 1917 (Age 5 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandmotherMariah Walton
after May 2, 1917 (Age 5 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Church (Find A Grave Memorial# 80521210)
Census 1920 (Age 8 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Bell McClelland
September 3, 1923 (Age 11 years)
Burial of a maternal grandmotherMary Bell McClelland
September 5, 1923 (Age 11 years)
Source: S456
Note: Graham Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Census 1930 (Age 18 years)
Census 1940 (Age 28 years)
Death of a fatherAustin Reat (Bert) James
1946 (Age 34 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherAustin Reat (Bert) James
1946 (Age 34 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 80521662)
Death of a motherLockey Olivia Shepherd
October 4, 1954 (Age 42 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a motherLockey Olivia Shepherd
after October 4, 1954 (Age 42 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 80521657)
Death of a sisterMildred Dorris James
1967 (Age 55 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sisterMildred Dorris James
1967 (Age 55 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 78484846)
Death of a brotherFloyd Austin James
January 5, 1996 (Age 84 years)
Death May 8, 1999 (Age 87 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial after May 8, 1999
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Prebyterian Cemetery ((Find A Grave Memorial# 94714789)
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Burial

Graham Prebyterian Cemetery ((Find A Grave Memorial# 94714789)

Shared note

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Lovett, Jennings, Indiana, 50-year-old farmer A R [Austin R] James and his 44-year-old wife Sockey O [Lockey O Shepherd] James have in their family their children, 21-year-old Mildred, 18-year-old Paul E [Earnest Paul], 16-year Floyd A [Austin Floyd] and 8-year-old Donald. The family is living on a mortgaged farm. Donald has attended school in the past year.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Lovett, Jennings, Indiana, 60-year-old farmer A R [Austin R] married his wife 55-year-old Lockey O Shepherd when he was 24 and she was 19. In their household are their two youngest children, 27-year-old Paul [Ernest Paul] and 18-year-old Donald. The family has a radio and is living on a farm that Austen owns free of mortgage.

In the 1940 US Federal Census for Lovett, Jennings, Indiana, 70-year-old Indiana-born farmer A R [Austin R] James and his 64-year-old Indiana-born wife Lockey O [Shepherd] James have in their household two of their Indiana-born sons, 38-year old Paul and 28-year-old Donald. The family is living in a house that Austin owns, worth $700. They are living on a farm. They were living in the same house in 1935. Austin, Lockey and Paul have completed eighth grade. Donald completed four years of high school. Austin and Donald are farmers who have worked 52 weeks of the past year. Lockey is a housewife who has worked 52 weeks of the past year. Paul is a laborer in a canning factory who has worked 30 weeks of the year, and earned $325. No one has outside income.

US World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1939-1946 Name: Donald O James Birth Year: 1911 Race: White, citizen (White) Nativity State or Country: Indiana State of Residence: Indiana County or City: Jennings Enlistment Date: 26 Oct 1942 Enlistment State: Kentucky Enlistment City: Louisville Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Grade: Private Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men) Source: Civil Life Education: 4 years of high school Civil Occupation: Unskilled occupations in canning and preserving of foods Marital Status: Married Height: 69 Weight: 149

Donald O James, born 8 Oct 1911 in Indiana, died 8 May 1999 in Jennings County, Indiana and was buried in Graham Presbyterian Cemetery. He has a military marker, which says Donald O James, Cpl, US Army Air Force, World War II, Oct 9, 1911-May 9, 1999 (Find A Grave Memorial# 94714789). His last residence of record was North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana.