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James Eugene Chancellor
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Birth: Oct. 9, 1890
Copiah County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1955
Jackson County
Mississippi, USA

James Chancellor was a retired Police Officer in Jackson Mississippi and was also the first finger print man in that area.He was also an officer in Monroe La,and also served at a time as a rail road detective.

He died after suffering from an extensive illness. It's not known what the illness was, but according to his World War One draft card, he did claim a back related disability.He was 4F and was exempt from military service.

He was married to Jodie Chancellor, his 3rd wife. Grandpa Chancellor was the son of James Chancellor and Mary Case and brother of Joseph Shelby and William Jefferson Chancellor.James was also the Husband of Mattie May Newman and Minnie Flora Raybourn, who he divorced in 1934 to marry his 3rd Wife Jodie(Grandma Jo). 
 
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 Parents:
  James Monroe Chancellor (1864 - 1932)
  Mary Jane case Chancellor (1860 - 1917)
 
 Spouses:
  Mattie mae Newman Chancellor (1891 - 1920)*
  Jodie stacy gregg Chancellor (1907 - 1998)*
 
 Children:
  Ruth Jane Chancellor Brent (1909 - 1961)*
  Minnie Lee Chancellor Thedford (1912 - 1986)*
  Hattie Mae Chancellor (1914 - 1918)*
  Homer Eugene Chancellor (1916 - 1945)*
  Mattie Irene Chancellor Self (1919 - 1994)*
  Carl Rayford Chancellor (1937 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Shelby Chancellor (1881 - 1941)*
  William Jefferson Chancellor (1882 - 1959)*
  James Eugene Chancellor (1890 - 1955)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery
New Sight
Lincoln County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: James Ray Turner
Record added: Apr 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35700593
James Eugene Chancellor
Added by: Mark Blasingame
 
James Eugene Chancellor
Added by: Mark Blasingame
 
James Eugene Chancellor
Added by: James Ray Turner
 
 
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- wicki
 Added: Feb. 2, 2015

- Kat
 Added: Dec. 26, 2013
happy birthday great great great grandpa Chancellor.
- James Ray Turner
 Added: Oct. 20, 2010
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