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James Everett Jennings
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1889
Jackson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 19, 1986
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

Everett married Evelyn Cook on Nov. 4, 1912 in Baker Co., Oregon. They had a little girl who died and was buried in Baker Co.

Sometime between 1930 - 1940, Everett and Evelyn divorced and she married a man named Frank Gunn.

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James E. Jennings

Funeral was Thursday at Caldwell's Colonial Mortuary for James E. Jennings of Northwest Portland, who died at a local hospital Monday. He was 99. Burial was at Lincoln Memorial Park.

Mr. Jennings was born in North Carolina, where he lived until he was in his 20s. He lived in Northwest Portland for more than 30 years. He was a retired brakeman and conductor for Union Pacific Railway. He also worked for the Sumpter Valley Railway in Eastern Oregon in the 1910s and 1920s. The narrow gauge railway carried gold ore, logs and passengers from Baker to Prairie City.

He is survived by a brother, Herbert of Kelso, Wash.

The Oregonian, August 23, 1986
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Jackson Jennings (1853 - 1913)
  Myra Matilda Mashburn Jennings (1864 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Evelyn Cook Gunn (1895 - 1976)
 
 Siblings:
  John Thomas Jennings (1876 - 1955)**
  Rinda Jennings Gibson (1878 - 1959)**
  Mae Priscilla Jennings Evitt (1886 - 1975)*
  James Everett Jennings (1889 - 1986)
  Robert Roland Jennings (1891 - 1914)*
   Beamen Jennings (1896 - 1919)*
  Frank Hobart Jennings (1898 - 1990)*
  Howard Jennings (1906 - 1960)**
  Perlie Jennings (1907 - 1910)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Everett does not have a grave marker. The picture in the top righthand corner of this page is his actual grave.
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Park
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Garden of Rhododendron: Lot 505, Space 2
 
Created by: Gloria Lowrey
Record added: Mar 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86500140
James Everett Jennings
Added by: Juelette Fadness
 
James Everett Jennings
Added by: Gloria Lowrey
 
James Everett Jennings
Added by: Gloria Lowrey
 
 
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 Added: Sep. 15, 2012

- LaDana Mashburn Stacy
 Added: Aug. 1, 2012
 
 
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