|Death: ||Jan. 16, 1927|
Son of David Vance, who was born in Baltimore, MD.
James B. Vance attended school until he was seventeen years of age, when he went to work in the oil fields, assisting in drilling the first oil wells in the Foxburg oil district. He was actively connected with this business in Pennsylvania and New York State, and was one of the most experienced men in his line in Butler County. Mr. Vance was also extensively engaged in the erection and sale of dwelling houses in the northern part of Butler. In 1877 he married Martha Jane Allen, to which union three children were born: Nina, married John J. Martin; Clarence Bert Vance; and Gertrude Vance Dengler. Mr and Mrs. Vance resided in Butler, Pennsylvania.
(History of Butler Co, PA)
Martha Jane Allen Vance (1856 - 1929)
Nina Vance Martin (1879 - 1914)*
Clarence Bert Vance (1888 - 1949)*
Gertrude Vance Dengler (1889 - 1964)*
North Side Cemetery
Plot: North Cemetery
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Record added: Jan 02, 2013
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