May 18, 1961 Mount Vernon Jefferson County Illinois, USA
James David Terry was the son of David (Thomas) Crawford Terry and Mary Catharine Koster Terry.
He was married to Emma Lenora Adams Terry on April 16, 1905 at his bride's home in Doniphan, Ripley, Missouri.
James and his wife "Nora" were the parents of 10 children: Elsie May Terry; Lenora Ellen Terry Thrush; Sarah Ann Terry Ivy; Albert Benjamin Terry; James Lester Terry; Lloyd Vernon Thomas Terry; Floyd David Arley Terry; Arvel Benton Terry Sr.; Harvey Junior Terry; and Capitola Irene Terry.
James' siblings were: Judy Terry born 1869; John Washington Terry 1872 - 1952; Sarah Ann Terry Chandler Kane born about 1873; Rebecca Ellen Terry Triplett 1874 - 1911; Lucy Jane Terry Pulliam 1877 - 1947; Joseph Antoine Terry 1879 - 1958; Clara Terry born 1888; and Leonard Earnest Terry 1892 - 1921.