James Louis Faircloth

Brief Life History of James Louis

When James Louis Faircloth was born on 17 November 1869, in Summertown, Emanuel, Georgia, United States, his father, Chesley Faircloth, was 22 and his mother, Lacy Boatright, was 22. He married Mary Etta Ridgdill on 28 February 1891, in Emanuel, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in District 50, Emanuel, Georgia, United States in 1900 and Vidalia, Toombs, Georgia, United States in 1920. He died on 7 July 1927, in Douglas, Coffee, Georgia, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Douglas City Cemetery, Douglas, Coffee, Georgia, United States.

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James Louis Faircloth
Mary Etta Ridgdill
Marriage: 28 February 1891
Eva Belle Faircloth
Verdie Mae Faircloth
Pearl Lucille Faircloth
Chessie Ruby Faircloth
Mary Ethel Faircloth
James Louis Faircloth Jr
Carl Eugene Faircloth
Gordon Lee Faircloth
Iris Elois Faircloth
Champ Clark Faircloth

Sources (8)

  • James S Faircloth in household of Chesley Faircloth, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Louis Faircloth Sr. in the U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1600s-Current
  • James Louis Faircloth in entry for Grant Mastin Trivett and Pearl F Smith, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.


Historical Boundaries: 1878: Emanuel, Georgia, United States


Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English (Essex and southeastern counties): variant of the Lancashire name Fairclough , altered by folk etymology.

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

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