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James Ernest Mayes
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Birth: Apr. 5, 1882
Virginia, USA
Death: May 23, 1941
Stanley
Page County
Virginia, USA

Mr Ernest Mayes was a lifelong member of the Stanley community and was a hard and industrious worker on the N & W railroad for over 20 yrs. He was a loyal member of the oddfellows lodge in Luray, Va. He was married to Artie Lessie Nauman on August 1st 1901. they had 10 children in their 40 yrs of marriage. Mr Ernest Mayes was also a "Real" Sons of Confederate Veteran as His father James H Mayes was a member of the 7th Va Cav Page County Co D. Mr Mayes was only 9 yrs old when his father developed consumptuion and passed away leaving Mr Ernest Mayes and his brothers and sisters at a very young age. For this alone he had to be a brave and noble man.  
 
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 Spouse:
  Artie Lessie Nauman Mayes (1882 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Rada Ferrell Mayes (1901 - 1913)*
  Myra Florence Mayes Hilliard (1903 - 1994)*
  Maggie L. Mayes Jenkins (1905 - 1984)*
  Thurman Elwood Mayes (1908 - 1975)*
  James Oakley Mayes (1910 - 1932)*
  Ruby Lessie Mayes Purdham (1915 - 1993)*
  Charles Ernest Mayes (1917 - 1973)*
  Carrie Madeline Mayes Sours (1918 - 2008)*
  Elna Lodeska Mayes (1921 - 2002)*
  Ernest Preston Mayes (1928 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mayes Cemetery
Page County
Virginia, USA
Plot: row 1 grave 1
 
Created by: terry mayes
Record added: Feb 15, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5211118
James Ernest Mayes
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James Ernest Mayes
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James Ernest Mayes
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Grandaughter.
- Pat Moore
 Added: Jan. 30, 2010
to a brave and noble man
- freda cubbage
 Added: Feb. 15, 2001
 
 
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