James A Saintclair

Brief Life History of James A

When James A Saintclair was born on 2 October 1804, in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Thomas St. Clair, was 30 and his mother, Rachel Daniel, was 28. He married Annis Miller on 27 October 1824, in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Lincoln, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States in 1850. He died on 2 November 1859, in Mount Vernon, Franklin, Texas, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Mount Vernon, Franklin, Texas, United States.

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James A Saintclair
Annis Miller
Marriage: 27 October 1824
Nancy M St Clair
Francis M Saintclair
John Quincy Saintclair
Mary Ann E Saintclair
Thomas Albert St Clair
James A Saintclair
Susan Eliza Evaline St. Clair
William B Saintclair
Martin Luther St Clair

Sources (6)

  • James A Saintelore, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James A Saintclair, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • James A. St. Clair, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)


Atlantic slave trade abolished.


War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Altered form of French Canadian and American French St. Clair 1 or French Saint-Clair (see St. Clair 2). This form of the surname is no longer found in France.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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