James See

30 June 1848–8 December 1912 (Age 64)
Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James

When James See was born on 30 June 1848, in Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, his father, Nimrod See, was 41 and his mother, Mary Anna Howell, was 40. He married Susan Catherine Welborn on 9 September 1869, in Schuyler, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Liberty Township, Schuyler, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Glenwood, Schuyler, Missouri, United States in 1870. He died on 8 December 1912, in Chariton Township, Schuyler, Missouri, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Liberty Township, Schuyler, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

James See
Susan Catherine Welborn
Marriage: 9 September 1869
Charles E. See
Thomas William See
Francis Marion See
Cordelia Elizabeth See
Ollie Belle See
Rozella M. See
Ida Jane See
James Elbert See
Alice Myrtle See
Everett Earl See
Eva Ethel See

Spouse and Children

9 September 1869
Schuyler, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 2

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English and German: topographic name for someone who lived by the sea-shore or beside a lake, from Middle English see ‘sea’, ‘lake’ (Old English sǣ), Middle High German . Alternatively, the English name may denote someone who lived by a watercourse, from an Old English sēoh ‘watercourse’, ‘drain’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James See in household of Nimrod See, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James Sea in household of Nimrod Sea, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James See, "United States Census, 1910"

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