James Arthur Ream

2 July 1881–May 1942 (Age 60)
Hancock, Ohio, United States

The Life of James Arthur

When James Arthur Ream was born on 2 July 1881, in Hancock, Ohio, United States, his father, Levi Ottimer Ream, was 31 and his mother, Rachael Elizabeth Woods, was 28. He married Carrie Frances Bible in 1906, in Fowler, Benton, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Center Township, Benton, Indiana, United States for about 20 years and Benton, Indiana, United States in 1935. He died in May 1942, in Fowler, Benton, Indiana, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Fowler Cemetery, Fowler, Benton, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Arthur Ream
1881–1942
Carrie Frances Bible
1887–1969
Marriage: 1906
Ernest Ream
1907–1976
Willis Sherman Ream
1908–1933
Everett Ream
1908–1909
Alta Maude Ream
1910–1993
James Arthur Ream
1911–1986
Clovis M Ream
1913–2001
Guy K. Ream
1915–1933
Clara V Ream
1917–1979
Le Roy Ream
1920–
William G. Ream
1922–1945
Calvin Coolidge Ream
1925–1997
Robert Levi Ream
1927–1963

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1906
Fowler, Benton, Indiana, United States
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1886

Age 5

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 17

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Riehm or Röhm ( see Roehm ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Arthur Ream, "United States Census, 1910"
  • J Arthur Ream, "United States Census, 1930"
  • J Arthur Ream, "United States Census, 1940"

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