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James William Hereford
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1857
Missouri, USA
Death: May 28, 1943
Pasco
Franklin County
Washington, USA

JAMES WILLIAM HEREFORD was born on 20 Jun 1857 in Missouri. He died on 28 May 1943 in Pasco, Washington.

He married (1) AGNES PAULINE LUCKENBILL in 1920, daughter of Martin Luckenbill and Anna Mohredieck. She was born on 28 Sep 1884. She died on 11 Apr 1948 in Walla Walla, Washington.

He married (2) SOPHIA ANN KNIGHTEN on 24 Feb 1878 in Tangent, Oregon. She was born on 13 Jan 1860 in Oregon. She died on 07 May 1943.

He married (3) JOSEPHINE UNKNOWN in 1910.

According to the Pacific Christian Advocate published on February 28, 1978, Jim and Sophia were married in the Methodist Church by Rev. N. Clark in Tangent, Oregon. According to the report, all were of Linn County, Oregon. Jim Hereford is buried in the Hereford family plot in Colfax, Washington next to his mother, Emily Morgan Hereford and his first wife Sophia. Jim divorced his second wife. Jim attempted to irrigate the area around tri-cities--an idea ahead of its time, had the first Oldsmobile dealership in the area. also ran a stage line pre-autos. Came west on the Oregon trail in 1861 or 1863 with parents and sister.


 
 
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 Parents:
  John William Hereford (1836 - 1893)
  Emily M. Morgan Hereford (1837 - 1924)
 
 Spouses:
  Sophia Ann Knighten Hereford (1860 - 1943)*
  Agnes P Luckenbill Hereford (1884 - 1948)*
 
 Children:
  Perry William Hereford (1878 - 1903)*
  Bert Emerson Hereford (1880 - 1959)*
  Arnold V. Hereford (1882 - 1894)*
  Estelle M. Hereford Hensel (1887 - 1971)*
  Willard J. Hereford (1890 - 1890)*
  James "Wayne" Hereford (1923 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Colfax Cemetery
Colfax
Whitman County
Washington, USA
Plot: Masonic Original, Lot 24, Grave 11
 
Maintained by: Faye Nations McCardle
Originally Created by: NW Mountain Man
Record added: Jan 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64490283
James William Hereford
Added by: Alan Eugene Koch
 
James William Hereford
Added by: Alan Eugene Koch
 
 
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