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James W Chambers, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 11, 1831
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1897
Rogers County
Oklahoma, USA

Son of Maxwell Chambers b. abt 1790 and Elsie Sanders b. abt 1798 d. 12 Apr 1868; he had the following siblings: John Quincy Sr., Robert, Lettie Boyd, Henry, Jospeh L. Sr., Davis, and William Williams Chambers.

He married Catherine Hendricks b. 13 May 1829 CNE (GA) d. CN, IT, daughter of William H. Hendricks Sr. and Susannah (Sokinney), Full Blood Cherokee. They had the following children (all born in the CN, IT): Alice Jane b. 1852, George Sanders b. 1854, David b. 1857, Robert Emory b. 1859, James Jr. b. 1860 (buried at this cem.); and William A. Chambers b. 1865 who married Minnie Brown.


James W. Chambers , Sr.

Birth: 11 JUN 1831 in Tennessee, Indian Territory CNE
Death: 16 DEC 1897
Burial: Walkley Cem, Claremore, Rogers, OK

Military Service: Co L, 3rd Indian Home Guards,Col Wm A Phillips

_ELEC: 1 AUG 1887 Cherokee Council from Cooweescoowee Dist.

Event: Enrollment Family card#4714, Parent, as James Chambers.......
Event: Enrollment Family Card #10707, Ponca City, Parent, as Jas Chambers.(use exact spelling).............
Event: Enrollment Family Card #4714, Parent, as James Chambers.........
Event: Enrollment Family Card #4717, Claremore, Parent, as James Chamberss(use exact spelling)............
Event: Enrollment Family Card #5249, Claremore, Parent, as James Chambers..............
Event: Enrollment Family card#5013, Claremore, Parent, as James Chambers........
Event: Enrollment Family card#5328, Parent, Claremore, as James Chambers.......
Event: Source of Info 2008 Rootsweb-Native American Database
Event: Source of Info 2008 Starr LetterBooks#F620

Father: Maxwell Chambers b: 20 OCT 1793 in CNE Georgia
Mother: Elsie Ailsie Sanders b: 1800 in C.N.E.Georgia

Married: Catherine Hendricks b: 13 MAY 1829 in Georgia CNE Married: 12 APR 1851

Alice J. Chambers b: 1852
Betsey Chambers b: 30 AUG 1853
George Sanders Chambers b: 26 JUL 1854 in OK IT
Dan David Chambers b: 7 JAN 1857 in Cherokee Nation West, OK IT
Robert Emory Chambers b: 20 SEP 1858 in OK IT
James Chambers , Jr. b: 10 JUL 1860 in OK IT
Nancy Jane Chambers b: 25 JUL 1862
William A. Chambers b: 11 MAR 1865 in OK IT
John Chambers b: 2 MAY 1867
Mary Ella Chambers b: 11 FEB 1868
Henry Chambers b: 23 MAY 1870
Maxwell Chambers b: 17 MAR 1872 in OK IT


James is listed on the Cherokee 1851 Drennan Roll: Tahlequah, 240; 1880 CN Census: Tahlequah, 429; 1890 CN Census: Cooweescoowee, 3295; Occupation: Mechanic. 
Family links: 
  Maxwell Chambers (1793 - 1868)
  Elsie (Ailsie) Sanders Chambers (1800 - 1868)
  Katherine Hendricks Chambers (1829 - 1912)*
  Lettie (Lettice) Boyd Chambers (Starr) McCoy (1821 - 1886)*
  Henry Chambers (1823 - 1891)*
  James W Chambers (1831 - 1897)
  William Williams Chambers (1832 - 1908)*
*Calculated relationship
Walkley Cemetery
Rogers County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Alice Huitt Preston
Record added: Jul 31, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15096577
James W Chambers, Sr
Added by: Jim Carpenter
James W Chambers, Sr
Added by: Jim Carpenter
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