When James Thomas Elmore was born on 17 March 1859, in Cobden, Union, Illinois, United States, his father, John P. Elmore, was 34 and his mother, Mary Ann Oller, was 35. He married Anna Rebecca Burt on 27 December 1888, in Denton, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Township 2, Chickasaw Nation Reservation, Murray, Oklahoma, United States in 1900 and Coyle Township, Murray, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. He died on 29 August 1935, in Leeper Township, Murray, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Palmer Cemetery, Palmer, Murray, Oklahoma, United States.
English: from the Middle English personal name Ailmer, from Old English Æthelmǣr, composed of the elements æthel ‘noble’ and mǣre ‘famous’. Aylmer has also been established in Ireland since the 16th century.