James Fix

15 October 1866–31 August 1953 (Age 86)
Shelby, Lake, Indiana, United States

The Life of James

When James Fix was born on 15 October 1866, in Shelby, Lake, Indiana, United States, his father, James Van Benthuysen Fix, was 35 and his mother, Mahala Ann Burkett, was 23. He married Clementine Endecott on 16 May 1891, in Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Oilfields, Fresno, California, United States in 1920 and Ventura, Ventura, California, United States in 1930. He died on 31 August 1953, in Ventura, California, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Bakersfield, Kern, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Fix
Clementine Endecott
Marriage: 16 May 1891
Hazel Bell Fix
Rolland Fix
Forrest Budd Fix
Olive Fix
Raymond Leroy Fix
Violet Fern Fix
James Fix

Spouse and Children

16 May 1891
Indiana, United States


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    Margaret G. Fix


    John A. Fix


    Stephen Sylvester Fix



    Charles Franklin Fix


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

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 The Amendment was later repealed.
1869 · Transcontinental Railroad Reaches San Francisco

Age 3

The first transcontinental railroad reached San Francisco in 1869. The Western Pacific Railroad Company built the track from Oakland to Sacramento. The Central Pacific Railroad Company of California built the section from Sacramento to Promontory Summit Utah. The railroad linked isolated California to the rest of the country which had far-reaching effects on the social and economical development of the state.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

German: patronymic from a medieval personal name Veit (Latin Vitus) ( see Vito ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • James R Fix in household of James V B Fix, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jonas Fix in household of James B Fix, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Fix, "United States Census, 1930"

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