Rob's Genealogy

Featuring the Cobb-Reyes-Bauer-Woodson families and their relations.

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James L. Arthur1,2,3,4

born about 1847, died 9 August 1899

Family: Nancy Bartley (born about 1845)

Facts and Notes

  • Birth: About 1847; Indiana, USAB5,1,3,4
  • Residence: 1850; District 40, Greene County, Indiana, USAB3
  • Residence: 1860; Beech Creek, Greene County, Indiana, USAB; Age: 135
  • Marriage: 20 February 1873; Nancy Bartley2,2
  • Residence: 1880; Beech Creek, Greene County, Indiana, USAB; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Self4
  • Death: 9 August 18996
  • Note: From his obituary in the Bloomfield News: James Arthur, a civil war veteran living in the edge of Clay county, "but on our side of the river," was almost instantly killed last Wednesday by the falling of a large limb under which he was standing. Mr. Arthur and John Cooper were engaged in cutting timber and while falling a tree the limb was dislodged causing his death. He leaves a wife and eight children. The remains were taken to Beach Creek township Thursday and buried near Newark.

Citations

  1. [S289] Martha Cobb, Compiler: Louis Moore, Moore, Louis, Personal Family Tree, Descendants of Aaron Arthur
  2. [S697] Ancestry.com, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941, Greene Co Indiana; Index to Marriage Record 1821-1920 [Lacking 1828-1, W. P. A.; Book: J; Page: 244
  3. [S398] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: District 40, Greene, Indiana; Roll: M432_148; Page: 332B; Image: 113
  4. [S397] Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Beech Creek, Greene, Indiana; Roll: 280; Family History Film: 1254280; Page: 18C; Enumeration District: 293; Image: 0365
  5. [S356] Ancestry.com, 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Beech Creek, Greene, Indiana; Roll: M653_262; Page: 650; Image: 228; Family History Library Film: 803262, Record for James D Arthur
  6. [S445] , Bloomfield News, Bloomfield, Indiana (print edition), 11 August, 1899