James Henry Heath

5 February 1859–15 March 1943 (Age 84)
Richmond, Virginia, United States

The Life of James Henry

When James Henry Heath was born on 5 February 1859, in Richmond, Virginia, United States, his father, Robert Temple Heath, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Arednia Mann, was 47. He married Annie Marian Williams on 13 July 1887, in Midlothian, Chesterfield, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Midlothian Magisterial District, Chesterfield, Virginia, United States in 1940 and Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom for about 68 years. He died on 15 March 1943, in Midlothian, Chesterfield, Virginia, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Midlothian, Chesterfield, Virginia, United States.

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James Henry Heath
1859–1943
Annie Marian Williams
1865–1952
Marriage: 13 July 1887
Marion Hancock Heath
1888–1947
James Harvie Heath
1889–1910
Blanch M Heath
1891–
Martha Blanche Heath
1892–1981
Virgie Pocahontas Heath
1894–1902
Ruth Elizabeth Heath
1897–1984
Benjamin Carlton Heath
1899–1979
Mary Josephine Heath
1902–1977
William Randolph Heath
1904–1962
Grace Evelyn Heath
1907–1984

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 July 1887
Midlothian, Chesterfield, Virginia, United States
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World Events (8)

1863

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

Age 9

The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 22

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a heath (Middle English hethe, Old English hǣð) or a habitational name from any of the numerous places, for example in Bedfordshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, and West Yorkshire, named with this word. The same word also denoted heather, the characteristic plant of heathland areas. This surname has also been established in Dublin since the late 16th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John H Heath in household of Robt T Heath, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James H Heath in household of R T Heath, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James Heath, "United States Census, 1940"

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