|Birth: ||Nov. 11, 1862|
|Death: ||Jan. 28, 1939|
James Marion Armistead, the fourth child of Thomas Jefferson Armistead & his second wife, Elizabeth Parks~ was born in Stanton, Missouri and was a life long resident of this community.
His siblings were Agnes Elizabeth Armistead Adams, George Edward Armistead, Martha Ann Armistead Havener Fowler Moss, Richard Armistead, Anderson Armistead, and Nancy A. Armistead Erxleben West~
James was the guardian of his youngest sibling, Nancy, and when she married Wm. Erxleben in October of 1889, James signed a consent for her marriage license.
He was a respected citizen of Stanton and Franklin County area.
He married Alice Leatha Carpenter on 11 Dec 1888. Alice was the daughter of Sylvester Carpenter and his wife, Leatha Crockett Carpenter. He married second Eliza Louisa Anderson Armistead (the widow of Wm. R. S. Armistead) on 21 Sep 1910, he married third Sarah Elizabeth Park on 18 Jun 1922; and he married fourth Dora Alice Burton Lee (the widow of Michael L. Lee) on 3 Jul 1928~
James Armistead survived all four of his wives; his last wife, Dora, passed away only 25 days earlier than he did.
Alice Leatha Carpenter Armistead was the mother of all of his children; Roy Marion Armistead, Mary Ellen Armistead Randleman, Meta Alice Armistead Dixon, Charles Richard Armistead, Ollie Leatha Armistead Heady and Odist M. Armistead Trentman.
NOTE: There are two other listings of my great-grandfather, James Marion Armistead, on the Stanton Cemetery list that have incorrect information. This is the correct site. KLW
Thomas Jefferson Armistead (1819 - ____)
Elizabeth Parks Armistead (1838 - ____)
Alice Leatha Carpenter Armistead (1872 - 1906)
Eliza Anderson Armistead (1869 - 1918)
Sarah Elizabeth Park Armistead (1880 - 1925)
Dora Alice Burton Lee (1874 - 1939)*
Roy Marion Armistead (1889 - 1945)*
Mary Ellen Armistead Randleman (1891 - 1977)*
Meta Alice Armistead Dixon (1893 - 1925)*
Charles Richard Armistead (1896 - 1973)*
Ollie Leatha Armistead Heady (1899 - 1984)*
Odist M. Armistead Trentman (1902 - 1971)*
Created by: w*
Record added: May 15, 2009
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