James Thomas Settle

6 August 1869–9 October 1945 (Age 76)
Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of James Thomas

When James Thomas Settle was born on 6 August 1869, in Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, James Thomas Settle, was 27 and his mother, Maria C Gaston, was 21. He married Cecelia Tilley on 22 October 1896, in Eastern Passage, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Nova Scotia, Canada in 1911. He died on 9 October 1945, in Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 76, and was buried in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

James Thomas Settle
Cecelia Tilley
Marriage: 22 October 1896
Wilfred Havelock Settle
Lily Blanche Settle
Marjorie Settle
Jean Settle
James Thomas Settle

Spouse and Children

22 October 1896
Eastern Passage, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada



    Lily Blanche Settle


    Marjorie Settle


    Jean Settle



Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (4)


Age 2

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 40

The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.
1921 · Racing Schooner Launched

Age 52

The Bluenose racing schooner was launched on March 26, 1921, in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. It was evident that the ship was nothing like other ships that had been launched.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in North Yorkshire, so named from Old English setl ‘seat’, ‘dwelling’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Settle in entry for Robert Hyslop Weeks and Lily Blanche Settle, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • James Thomas Settle in entry for Lily Blanche Settle, "Nova Scotia Delayed Births, 1837-1904"
  • James Thomas Settle, "Nova Scotia Deaths, 1890-1955"

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