|Birth: ||Nov. 5, 1898|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 1988|
James E Caldwell, 86, of Salem died Thursday. He came to Salem in 1965 and was a financial executive and a consultant for the state of Oregon. He was a practicing certified public accountant. He attended Northwestern University and achieved prominence during his college years in Chicago as a leader of a Dixieland jazz band called Jimmy Caldwell's Jazz Jesters. His band at various times featured such jazz greats as Benny Goodman, Bix Beiderbeck and Eddie Condon. He was active in the Willamette Valley Jazz Society and the Oregon City Jazz Society.
James E. married #2 Ruth Irene PREVO 18 Aug 1934. Her first marriage Robert Howard Mater 23 Jul 1923 in Danville IL. His findagrave meml.# 47346055
James E. married #3 Beverly Jane BALDWIN 21 Dec 1946
James Ernest Caldwell (1871 - 1934)
Bessie Council Caldwell (1875 - 1962)
Dorothy Elizabeth Moore Johnson (1898 - 1979)*
Ruth Irene Prevo Caldwell (1898 - 1984)*
Gloria C. Caldwell Secor (1924 - 2014)*
George Ernest Caldwell (1897 - 1981)*
James Everett Caldwell (1898 - 1988)
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Created by: Janice Samuelson
Record added: Jul 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93776942