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James Edward Valentine
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1829
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Death: Aug. 15, 1881
Rocky Ridge
Frederick County
Maryland, USA

James Edward Valentine was born Marchh 9, 1829, in Creagerstown District, Frederick County, Maryland, the only child of William and Mary Magdalena Mehring Valentine. His mother died two weeks after he was born. His father then married Lydia Mehring, his mother's sister. James married on March 29, 1853, in Frederick County, to Ella Josephine Rodeniser, daughter of John and Frances Martin Rodeniser. They were the parents of 6 children: John William, Mary Frances, Charles Edward, James Harvey, Calvin Horkey and Ella Ethel Valentine. James passed away on August 15, 1881, in Rocky Ridge, Frederick County, and was buried there in Mt. Tabor Cemetery.

From the Woodsboro Lutheran Churchbook:

"1853. 29 March - James E. Valentine to Josephine Rodeniser near Miller's Bridge."

From the administration of the estate of James Edward Valentine, October 24, 1882:

The 1st and final account of Josephine Valentine, executrix of the last will and testament of James E. Valentine, late of Frederick County, deceased. Estate inventory valued at $1,814.00, less debts in the amount of $578.06 and 5% commission of $90.70 allowed by the Orphans' Court to the accountant, leaving a balance for distribution of $1,145.24. Distribution as follows:
--To Josephine Valentine, widow of testator for her life the whole balance of $1,145.24.
Family links: 
  William Valentine (1802 - 1877)
  Mary Magdalena Mehring Valentine (1801 - 1829)
  Ella Josephine Rodeniser Valentine (1831 - 1915)
  John William Valentine (1854 - 1939)*
  Mary Frances Valentine (1856 - 1857)*
  Charles Edward Valentine (1860 - 1930)*
  James Harvey Valentine (1866 - 1867)*
  Calvin Horkey Valentine (1869 - 1935)*
  Ella E Valentine Fair (1871 - 1919)*
  James Edward Valentine (1829 - 1881)
  Elias Frederick Valentine (1832 - 1910)**
  Minerva Ann Valentine Anders (1833 - 1907)**
  Sylvester Valentine (1835 - 1921)**
  William Albert Valentine (1837 - 1904)**
  Lewis Henry Valentine (1838 - 1907)**
  Sarah Jane Valentine Albaugh (1841 - 1905)**
  Grayson Howard Valentine (1850 - 1918)**
*Calculated relationship
Mount Tabor Church Cemetery
Rocky Ridge
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Maintained by: Gregg Freese
Originally Created by: pat callahan
Record added: Aug 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41286483
James Edward Valentine
Added by: Joe & Linda (Ashley) Conroy
James Edward Valentine
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