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James C. Christian

James C. Christian

Male 1880 - 1970  (90 years)Deceased

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  • Name James C. Christian  [1
    Born 24 Feb 1880  Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Alternate Birth 1882  Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 23 Jun 1970  Portland,Multnomah,Oregon,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Notes 
    • CHRISTIAN, James C., June 23, 1970

      CHRISTIAN, SPEARS, JOHNSON
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      Carole Lynn (Mohney) Carr, Volunteer Transcriber

      Transcribed from an original newspaper clipping from the 'Sturgis Daily Journal', which serves the St. Joseph Co., Michigan area. Copy provided by Sturgis Public Library.
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      Listed on this site are volunteers to do look-ups, check it out to see if they have what you need or want.
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      Salem, Ore.; James C. CHRISTIAN, 90, whose last home was in Salem, Ore., died Friday morning in the Veterans Hospital in Portland, Ore.

      He was born in Constantine, Feb. 24, 1880, the son of Manford and Maria (SPEARS) CHRISTIAN.

      Mr. CHRISTIAN moved from Constantine when he was 16 years of age.

      He was a career Army officer, serving a total of 30 years which included service in the Spanish American War and the First World War.

      He was a life member of Siloam Lodge No. 35, F&AM.

      Surviving are one daughter and one son, both in California, and one niece, Mrs. Verna JOHNSON, Kalamazoo.

      Friends may call at the Geisler Funeral Home in Constantine after 2 p.m. Wednesday. Masonic services will be held in the Constantine Cemetery at 2:30 p.m. Thursday with the Rev. Charles Hulbert officiating.

      END
    • (Research):Was not listed in 1880 Census for Manford and Maria Christian.
      Possibly born in 1882.
      Found a James Christian age 48 in 1930 in National City, San Diego, CA
      listed as born in Michigan, father born in United States and mother born in England
      with wife Edna B. age 40 born in Iowa they were married in 1913. Listed with a son James S. age 16 born in Colorodo and daughter Ruth M. age 12 born in Washington.


      POSSIBLE SON:

      Name: CHRISTIAN, JAMES SEEBER
      Social Security #: 559036131
      Birth Date: 30 Aug 1913
      Birthplace: COLORADO
      Death Date: 11 Nov 1989
      Death Place: SAN DIEGO
      Mother's Maiden Name: SEEBER
      Father's Surname:
        

      Source Information: Ancestry.com. California Death Index, 1940-1997. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000. Original electronic data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, 19--.
    Person ID I13089  Rgstrong Family genes. | Descendants of William Steare, -1720
    Last Modified 16 May 2009 

    Father AncestorsManford Christian,   b. 25 Nov 1855, ,,New York,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1913, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother AncestorsMaria Stears,   b. 6 Jul 1851, Friskney,Lincolnshire,England,United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1930, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 25 Dec 1877  Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6931  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
    Married1. Daughter Christian
    Last Modified 16 May 2009 
    Family ID F7878  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Feb 1880 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlternate Birth - 1882 - Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jun 1970 - Portland,Multnomah,Oregon,United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S605] "Stears-O'dell GEDCOM," supplied by Morris, 1/18/2004; copy held by [RESEARCHER & CONTACT INFORMATION FOR PRIVATE USE]\., compiled by Lori Ann Morris [(E-ADDRESS), & MAILING ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE], Williamston, MI.