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James Joseph Elder
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1841
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 12, 1924
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

James Joseph Elder and Mary Ellen Doncaster (Dorcaster ?) were married in 1863 and had 8 known children. They are listed in order of their birth in his wife's memorial.

The parents of James Joseph Elder were Joseph Reason Elder (1804-1891) and Eleanor Sansbury (1808-1850). Reason was born in Lebanon, Bullitt Co. (now Marion Co.), Ky. Eleanor was born in Washington Co., KY.

The paternal grandfather of James Joseph Elder was James Elder (1765-1845). He had migrated from Frederick Co., MD to the Lebanon area of Kentucky in the late 1700s. He married Mary Ann "Polly" Richards (1762-1857) in 1792.

The paternal great-grandparents of James Joseph Elder were Guy Elder (1731-1805) and Eleanor Ogle (1741-1832). Guy's parents were William R. Elder (1707-1775) and Ann Wheeler (1709-1739). All were born, raised and died in Maryland.

Guy's grandfather was William Elder who immigrated from England to Maryland around 1703 and married Elizabeth Finch in 1705.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Reason Elder (1804 - 1891)
  Eleanore R. Sansbury Elder (1808 - 1850)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ellen Duncaster Elder (1846 - 1938)*
 
 Children:
  Mary J. Elder (1870 - 1966)*
  MSGR. James Spalding Elder (1877 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Joseph Elder (1836 - 1839)*
  James Joseph Elder (1841 - 1924)
  John Albert Elder (1847 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: anony1234
Originally Created by: Wayne & Diane King
Record added: Aug 27, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116165281
James Joseph Elder
Added by: Wayne & Diane King
 
James Joseph Elder
Added by: Wayne & Diane King
 
James Joseph Elder
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 Added: Aug. 29, 2013
 
 
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