James L. Coulter

10 February 1865–26 May 1944 (Age 79)
Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of James L.

When James L. Coulter was born on 10 February 1865, in Missouri, United States, his father, Sterling Coulter, was 44 and his mother, Mary Jane Wright, was 36. He married Elsie Gertrude Shannon on 3 December 1899, in Randolph, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Jackson Township, Randolph, Missouri, United States for about 40 years. He died on 26 May 1944, in Randolph, Missouri, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Jacksonville, Randolph, Missouri, United States.

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James L. Coulter
Elsie Gertrude Shannon
Marriage: 3 December 1899
Mary Elizabeth Coulter
Susie Coulter
Mildred Lou Coulter
James Wright Coulter
John Franklin Coulter
Hugh Willard Coulter
Minnie Coulter

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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
Age 1
The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
Age 2
This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
Age 21
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from Coulter in Lanarkshire or Culter, Aberdeenshire.

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

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Sources (10)

  • James L Coulter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Coulter, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James L Coulter, "United States Census, 1940"

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