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James Weaver Arthur
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Birth: Jan. 10, 1880
Rutherford County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1913
Rockdale
Milam County
Texas, USA

Rockdale, Tex., March 8. -- Jim Arthur, a young farmer just north of town, died here and was buried by the Woodmen. Dallas Morning News, March 9, 1913.

Mortuary. Jim Arthur died at his home here Monday night of pneumonia after having been ill only nine days. He leaves a wife and three children to mourn his untimely death. Mr. Arthur was about thirty years of age and was well liked by all who knew him. The remains were laid to rest in the new City Cemetery Tuesday afternoon under the auspices of the W.O.W. Camp of Rockdale, of which deceased was a member. Rockdale Reporter and Messenger, March 06, 1913
[Contributor BeNotForgot 46974545]

The place of death and burial location of his mother, Permelia Willams Arthur, is unclead. She was originally from the Chattooga Valley area of Georgia, and thought to have been of Charokee descent; this is according to my Father, explaining to me that his mother (Emma Lee Arthur) was 1/8th Cherokee. It is believed that Permelia's sister, Dosia Ann Williams, married B.F. Arthur's brother, James Richard Arthur, both marriages taking place within three months in Rutherford County, Tennessee in 1869.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Franklin Arthur (1842 - 1928)
  Permelia Jane Williams Arthur (1847 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Rozella Harrison Wilson (1888 - 1927)*
 
 Children:
  Edna Lee Arthur Good (1905 - 1996)*
  William Preston Arthur (1908 - 1977)*
  Ollie Mae Arthur McMullin (1910 - 1989)*
  Gladys Grace Arthur Schaefer (1912 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Alice Arthur (1870 - 1878)*
  John William Arthur (1871 - 1956)*
  Benjamin Franklin Arthur (1872 - 1925)*
  Emma Lee Arthur Watson (1876 - 1956)*
  Mattie Arthur Mosley (1878 - 1900)*
  James Weaver Arthur (1880 - 1913)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Lawn Cemetery
Rockdale
Milam County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Danny Jones
Originally Created by: BettyF
Record added: Aug 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57389122
James Weaver Arthur
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