James Levi Fitts

21 May 1901–14 October 1954 (Age 53)
Luray, Hampton, South Carolina, United States

The Life of James Levi

When James Levi Fitts was born on 21 May 1901, in Luray, Hampton, South Carolina, United States, his father, Augustus Cincinattus “Gussie” Fitts, was 42 and his mother, Mary Jane Airs, was 24. He married Clara A Rebar on 5 August 1925, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Furman, Hampton, South Carolina, United States in 1910. He died on 14 October 1954, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 53.

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Family Time Line

James Levi Fitts
1901–1954
Clara A Rebar
1902–
Marriage: 5 August 1925
Clara G Fitts
1926–
James W Fitts
1929–
Robert C Fitts
1930–
Charles G Fitts
1932–
Harry H Fitts
1938–

Spouse and Children

    Male1901–1954Male

    Clara A Rebar

    Female1902–Female

MARRIAGE
5 August 1925
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(5)

    Clara G Fitts

    Female1926–Female

    James W Fitts

    Male1929–Male

    Robert C Fitts

    Male1930–Male

    Charles G Fitts

    Male1932–Male

    Harry H Fitts

    Male1938–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 4

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 15

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: most probably a patronymic from Fitt , or perhaps a variant spelling of Fitz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James L Fits in household of Augustus C Fits, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James L Fitts, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James Levi Fitts, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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