James P. Eddy

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James P. Eddy

  • Birth 1843
  • Death Mar 1847 Nevada County, California, USA
  • Burial Nevada County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 58736001

A member of the Donner Party.

Little James P. Eddy was the son of William Henry and Eleanor Priscilla Eddy. He was approx. 3 years old at the time of his death.

James' father had left the Lake Camp with the First Relief. He returned later with a rescue party only to find that his wife and children had all died. James was left in the care of Levinah Murphy after his mother had died. He was still alive when James Reed arrived with the Second Relief on March 1, 1847, but died before his father arrived with the Third Relief on March 13.


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  • Maintained by: ; )
  • Originally Created by: Cindy Baldogo
  • Added: 16 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 58736001
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James P. Eddy (1843–Mar 1847), Find A Grave Memorial no. 58736001, citing Donner Memorial State Park, Nevada County, California, USA ; Maintained by ; ) (contributor 47634346) .